Friday, 14 December 2018

Tag Archives: UK

UK ticketholder wins nearly £20m in EuroMillions draw

LONDON: The £39 million jackpot was shared between one UK ticket and a ticket bought in Belgium. Each jackpot winner get a windfall of £19,987,961.20. The winning numbers were 2, 10, 24, 40 and 44 and Lucky Star numbers were 3 and 10. Andy Carter, winners’ advisor at The National ...

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Who should Amir Khan fight next

LONDON: Amir Khan’s goal for 2017 is to secure a big world title fight – but what are his chances, and who will it be against? The former world light-welterweight champion is waiting for his adviser Al Haymon to come up with a warm-up opponent for April or May. Khan ...

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‘Become a suicide bomber’ Mysterious posters spring up across London

LONDON: Mysterious posters inscribed with a message ‘Become a Suicide Bomber’ put up across London attributing them with the Royal Navy has sparked fury. At first glance it appears to be what it called “unusually-worded recruitment advertisements for the Royal Navy…”  The posters read, “become a suicide bomber” and features ...

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Hate speech: FIA to approach Interpol for Altaf’s arrest

LONDON/ISLAMABAD: The interior ministry on Tuesday gave green signal to the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to approach Interpol for the arrest of Muttahdia Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain. The London-based MQM supremo is wanted in various money laundering and terrorism cases in Pakistan. Earlier, an anti-terrorism court had directed ...

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Lord Mayor of London visits Pakistan to boost trade ties

Andrew Parmley

LONDON: The Lord Mayor of London Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley, recently visited Pakistan to strengthen trade links between London and Islamabad. Dr Parmley, met business and government leaders in Karachi and Islamabad, and discussed discussing how London can work more closely with Pakistan as it develops an international presence in ...

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House prices suffer first fall since August – Halifax

LONDON: British house prices suffered their first fall in monthly terms since shortly after June’s Brexit vote, mortgage lender Halifax said on Tuesday, a latest sign of a slowing in the housing market. House prices fell 0.9 percent in January alone after a 1.6 percent surge in December. A Reuters ...

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