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European Parliamentary Elections: Green Party Gains Voters’ Support

European Parliamentary Elections

EU election results bring significant rise in Parliamentary seats for the Green Party Having dominated the European Parliamentary Elections for nearly four decades, Centrist political parties struggle to sustain power in the UK as voters back the Green Party The 2019 European Parliamentary Elections, scheduled for the month of May, witnessed a substantial shift in power on Monday. In

Million-Strong March Against Brexit

Million-Strong March Against Brexit

One of the biggest demonstrations in British history has broken out against the Brexit as Parliamentarians look to oust Prime Minister Theresa May One million people joined the demonstrations on Saturday against the Brexit. The peaceful march in Central London has come amid talks of overthrowing British PM Theresa May. The demonstrations, popularly known as the Put It to the

EU Agrees to a Delayed Brexit

British Prime Minister, Theresa May addressing the media after attending the European Council Special Meeting on Brexit delay request

EU member countries give nod to a delayed Brexit provided Westminster approves the Withdrawal Agreement by the next week The European Council President, Donald Tusk, on Thursday, announced the “unanimous” decision of remaining EU countries to an extension for Brexit. Until now, the UK was scheduled to leave European Union on 29 March 2019. The decision for extension came in

UK Must Return Diego Garcia to Mauritius: ICJ

The International Court of Justice has ruled the UK must return the territory – hosting major US military base - to Mauritius and complete the decolonisation.

In a non-binding judgement, the International Court of Justice has advised that the UK must return Chagos Archipelago to Mauritius The International Court of Justice (ICJ), seated at the Peace Palace in The Hague, has observed that the United Kingdom must end their administration of the Chagos Archipelago at the earliest. In non-binding ruling, ICJ said, "The United Kingdom is under

Teenager, Who Fled UK to Join ISIS, Denied Entry in Bangladesh

ISIS Bride Shamima Begum to be stripped of her British citizenship

Shamima Begum, a 19-year-old United Kingdom citizen, who fled Britain to marry an ISIS fighter in 2015, is now at the risk of losing her British citizenship. The Bangladeshi-origin British national has also been refused any claims to a Bangladeshi citizenship Earlier this month Shamima Begum, a 19-year-old British citizen, who left the country to join the ISIS four years

We are in “emergency zone” of Brexit, Says CBI Director

Britain is scheduled to leave the European Union officially on March 29, 2019.

The business lobby group of the Confederation of British Industry says the chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal are increasing, as Brexit enters the “emergency zone.” The apprehensions around the ultimate fate of Brexit are at its peak and every concerned body is now voicing their trepidations. The latest to comment on the current state of

UK Experiences More Exports to India than the EU

Britain’s Office for National Statistics, on Friday, released figures the latest figures for balance of payments, which have apparently seen the Brexit-bound Britain experience exports to India grow faster than those to the European Union. The statistics showed exports of UK goods and services rising to a record £620.2 billion. The Theresa May government sees India as one of the key

PM Narendra Modi to Visit Sweden, UK from April 16-20

Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Sweden and United Kingdom from 16-20 April 2018. Apart from bilateral visits to the two countries, PM will attend the India-Nordic Summit and Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sweden and United Kingdom respectively. At the invitation of Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, PM Modi will undertake his first visit to Sweden

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