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UK ANNOUNCES FIFTH ROUND OF CHARTER FLIGHTS FROM INDIA

UK ANNOUNCES FIFTH ROUND OF CHARTER FLIGHTS FROM INDIA

🕔06:48, 2.May 2020

The UK has announced seven further charter flights to bring over 2,000 stranded British travellers home from India. Once these flights are completed, over 15,000 British travellers will have been brought back from India on 59 flights chartered by the

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UK ANNOUNCES FIRST CHARTER FLIGHTS FROM INDIA TO BRING BRITISH NATIONALS HOME

UK ANNOUNCES FIRST CHARTER FLIGHTS FROM INDIA TO BRING BRITISH NATIONALS HOME

🕔11:33, 5.Apr 2020

The UK has announced the first seven charter flights that will bring home British nationals in India. The charter flights will depart for London from the following cities:  ·       Goa: 8, 10 and 12 April ·       Mumbai: 9 and 11 April ·       New Delhi:

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UK PLEDGES £544 MILLION TO FIND CORONAVIRUS VACCINE

UK PLEDGES £544 MILLION TO FIND CORONAVIRUS VACCINE

🕔20:58, 27.Mar 2020

The UK Government has pledged an additional £210 million of support to accelerate work to find a coronavirus vaccine, in an announcement following a virtual summit of G20 leaders. The funding will ensure British scientists and researchers continue to lead

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UK OFFERS VISA RELIEF FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS

UK OFFERS VISA RELIEF FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS

🕔19:43, 25.Mar 2020

The UK has announced visa extensions until 31 May for all foreign nationals in the country. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in extraordinary travel restrictions being imposed around the world to curb the spread of the virus. The extension is

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UK BECOMES CO-CHAIR OF INDIA-LED GLOBAL CLIMATE INITIATIVE

UK BECOMES CO-CHAIR OF INDIA-LED GLOBAL CLIMATE INITIATIVE

🕔16:19, 20.Mar 2020

The UK was today confirmed as the first co-chair of the Governing Council on the India-led global Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI). The Coalition was established by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is a voluntary international grouping, linking

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UK-INDIA SIGN MOU TO STRENGTHEN DEFENCE COLLABORATION

UK-INDIA SIGN MOU TO STRENGTHEN DEFENCE COLLABORATION

🕔12:19, 7.Feb 2020

Lucknow, February 07 2020: The UK India Business Council (UKIBC) and the Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to forge closer defence ties between the two countries. The MoU was signed on sidelines of the

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UK officially leaves EU, ending 47-year-long membership

UK officially leaves EU, ending 47-year-long membership

🕔06:41, 1.Feb 2020

London, Feb 1  Britain has officially left the European Union (EU), marking a historic end to its 47-year-long membership of the world’s largest trading bloc. The historic moment happened at the stroke of 23:00 GMT on Friday, more than three

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Essar Oil UK appoints Mark Wilson as CEO

Essar Oil UK appoints Mark Wilson as CEO

🕔07:28, 29.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 29  Essar Oil UK on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Mark Wilson as Chief Executive Officer. Wilson will succeed S. Thangapandian who informed the Board of his intention to return to India after almost three years in

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UK GOVERNMENT INVITES APPLICATIONS FROM INDIAN HEALTHTECH START-UPS FOR TEXCHANGE 2020

UK GOVERNMENT INVITES APPLICATIONS FROM INDIAN HEALTHTECH START-UPS FOR TEXCHANGE 2020

🕔14:21, 19.Sep 2019

Through its International Tech Hub Network, the UK Government is inviting applications from health-tech start-ups from India, Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria to participate in TeXchange 2020: Healthcare Innovation. The most innovative start-ups will be selected to come to the UK and

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UK ANNOUNCES 2-YEAR POST-STUDY WORK VISA FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

UK ANNOUNCES 2-YEAR POST-STUDY WORK VISA FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

🕔16:22, 18.Sep 2019

In a major boost for Indian students, the UK Government has today announced a new two-year post-study work visa, expanding opportunities for talented international students to build successful careers in the UK. The new ‘Graduate’ route will be open to

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India, UK to launch coalition for disaster-proof infra at UN

India, UK to launch coalition for disaster-proof infra at UN

🕔08:08, 1.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 01  India and the UK will jointly launch a global Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure, an idea that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had reiterated at the G20 summit in Osaka, at the UN General Assembly in

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UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

🕔12:50, 3.Jul 2019

Further cementing the UK’s position as a global climate leader, the UK Government has announced its landmark Green Finance Strategy setting out plans to increase investment in sustainable projects and infrastructure. The Strategy will ensure financial risks and opportunities from

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UK cross-party Brexit talks end without deal

UK cross-party Brexit talks end without deal

🕔06:43, 18.May 2019

London, May 18  The cross-party discussions over Brexit on Friday ended without any agreement six weeks after they started. British Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn blamed what he called the government’s “increasing weakness and instability”, saying the discussions had “gone

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May under pressure to drop Brexit talks with Labour

May under pressure to drop Brexit talks with Labour

🕔06:56, 15.May 2019

London, May 15  UK Prime Minister Theresa May is under intense pressure to abandon Brexit talks with the main opposition Labour Party, after a group of senior Conservative leaders issued a strongly worded warning. May’s cabinet, and Labour leader Jeremy

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A JOINT ‘FORCE FOR GOOD’: UK AND INDIA RECONFIRM COOPERATION AT HIGH-LEVEL DIALOGUE

A JOINT ‘FORCE FOR GOOD’: UK AND INDIA RECONFIRM COOPERATION AT HIGH-LEVEL DIALOGUE

🕔07:20, 11.May 2019

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale and Sir Simon McDonald, Permanent Under Secretary at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, met in New Delhi this morning for FCO consultations to review bilateral cooperation. The dialogue celebrated 12 months of progress since Prime Minister

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Brexit delay: UK will take part in European polls

Brexit delay: UK will take part in European polls

🕔10:19, 8.May 2019

London, May 8 With Brexit delayed, the UK will have to hold European elections, despite hopes from the government that the deal would be done by then, said the Prime Minister’s de facto deputy. The vote is due from May 23

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India, UK renew defence cooperation pact

India, UK renew defence cooperation pact

🕔07:34, 16.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 16  Indias defence cooperation with the UK is set to receive a boost with the two countries renewing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) amid their keenness to identify mutual capability needs and collaborate in the areas of

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Brexit: UK issues new passports without EU on cover

Brexit: UK issues new passports without EU on cover

🕔19:07, 6.Apr 2019

London, April 6  New British passports are being issued without the words “European Union” (EU) on its cover, despite the delay to Brexit. The new burgundy passports, came into force on March 30, the day the UK was to leave

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EU agrees to UK request for Brexit delay

EU agrees to UK request for Brexit delay

🕔09:57, 22.Mar 2019

Brussels, March 22  European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday said that the leaders of the 27 remaining European Union member-states have offered the UK an extension on the implementation of the UK’s exit from the bloc under Article 50.

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EU to remain India’s largest trading partner despite Brexit: Envoy

EU to remain India’s largest trading partner despite Brexit: Envoy

🕔07:12, 23.Feb 2019

Kolkata, Feb 23  Noting that the current bilateral trade between India and the European Union (EU) is of 100 billion Euros, Ambassador of the European Union to India, Tomasz Kozlowski on Friday said the EU would continue to be India’s

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