Monday, June 14, 2021

Britain

Scare at London G7 as Indian delegates test positive for Covid-19

The talks this week are the first face-to-face meetings the G7 powers have had in more than two years.

UK MPs anger Beijing by declaring ‘genocide’ in Xinjiang

Calling the accusations a 'big lie', China says the British MPs should 'mind their own business'.

British launch hunt for pills to treat Covid-19 at home

British PM says he hopes pills or capsules can be available by the autumn to help fight a widely anticipated third wave.

Britain falls silent in tribute to Prince Philip

The funeral ceremony with just 30 mourners took place entirely behind the castle's walls, with the public urged to stay away because of the pandemic.

Junta rampas kedutaan Myanmar di London

Duta Myanmar dan petugas kedutaan diminta keluar dari bangunan kedutaan itu.

UK, Hong Kong clash over special British passport

Hong Kong had told 14 countries not to accept its citizens applying for visas using the British National Overseas passport.

Queen celebrates Commonwealth Day pandemic unity before Megxit show airs

The Queen's message aired just hours before American TV broadcasts the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s highly anticipated tell-all interview.

Britain launches competition probe into Apple’s App Store

The Competition and Markets Authority says it will examine Apple's position regarding the distribution of apps on its iPhones, iPads and other devices in Britain.

IS recruiting British youth in pandemic, says foreign minister

The country has been rocked in recent years by a series of deadly attacks perpetrated by those either with links to Islamist groups or radicalised by propaganda disseminated online.

Britain to apply to join Asia-Pacific free trade bloc

Negotiations between the UK and the partnership are expected to start this year, the trade department says.

Pope, Queen Elizabeth join vaccine drive as UK tops 3 million cases

More than 1.5 million people in Britain have so far received virus jabs.

Britain rolls out first Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine jabs

The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is seen as a game-changer by many experts because it does not require very cold temperatures for storage.

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