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UK REAFFIRMS 2030 ROADMAP COMMITMENTS AT HIGH LEVEL DIALOGUE WITH INDIA

UK REAFFIRMS 2030 ROADMAP COMMITMENTS AT HIGH LEVEL DIALOGUE WITH INDIA

🕔17:36, 16.Jan 2023

Jan 16, 2023: Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra and Sir Philip Barton, Permanent Under-Secretary at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, met in New Delhi today [16 January] for the annual UK-India Strategic Dialogue. They reviewed strong progress made on

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UK passports to become more expensive from Feb

UK passports to become more expensive from Feb

🕔07:24, 16.Jan 2023

London, Jan 16 (IANS) For the first time in five years, the UK government is set to introduce new passport fees for all applications starting February 2023. The price changes, which will come into effect on February 2, will affect those

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Vertex, Pilkington UK sign major low-carbon hydrogen supply agreement

Vertex, Pilkington UK sign major low-carbon hydrogen supply agreement

🕔07:26, 5.Jan 2023

Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Vertex Hydrogen has signed a �Heads of Terms offtake agreement for low-carbon hydrogen with Merseyside glass manufacturer Pilkington UK. St Helens’ Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has led the flat glass sector in

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UK trade secretary in Delhi today to discuss Free Trade Agreement

UK trade secretary in Delhi today to discuss Free Trade Agreement

🕔10:47, 12.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Britain Trade Secretary Kemi Badenoch will be in New Delhi from Monday for the sixth round of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations between the UK and India. Badenoch will meet her counterpart, Indian Minister of Commerce

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Essar Oil UK to build carbon capture facility

Essar Oil UK to build carbon capture facility

🕔16:30, 30.Nov 2022

London, Nov 30 (IANS) Essar Oil UK Limited has announced its plan to build a 360 million-pound major new carbon capture plant at its Stanlow refinery in line with its ambition to become a leading low carbon refinery by 2030. Essar

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Negotiations on India-UK free trade pact to restart next month: Piyush Goyal

Negotiations on India-UK free trade pact to restart next month: Piyush Goyal

🕔07:06, 23.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The government said on Tuesday that the negotiations on the proposed free trade agreement (FTA) between India and the UK are very much on track and are expected to restart next month. Union Commerce Minister Piyush

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UK reaffirms support for India as permanent member in UNSC

UK reaffirms support for India as permanent member in UNSC

🕔07:11, 19.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The UK has reaffirmed its support for a permanent seat for India in the UN Security Council (UNSC). It has called for an expansion of the UNSC in both permanent as well as non-permanent categories and

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Modi meets UK’s Sunak, discusses bilateral ties

Modi meets UK’s Sunak, discusses bilateral ties

🕔16:53, 16.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met his UK counterpart Rishi Sunak on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Bali, where the two leaders expressed satisfaction at the state of the wide-ranging India-UK Comprehensive Strategic

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New scheme to grant 3,000 UK visas to Indians annually

New scheme to grant 3,000 UK visas to Indians annually

🕔11:52, 16.Nov 2022

London, Nov 16 (IANS) In a new scheme introduced by British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak to fortify bilateral and economic ties, 3,000 Indians will be granted visas annually to come to the UK. Under the new UK-India Young Professionals Scheme, the

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G20: Modi, Sunak to confirm new bespoke route for young professionals

G20: Modi, Sunak to confirm new bespoke route for young professionals

🕔11:46, 16.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Rishi Sunak will meet on Wednesday at the G20 Summit in Bali during which the two leaders will confirm “a new bespoke, reciprocal route” which will open in

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COP27: 112 nations to protect 30% of land, ocean by 2030

COP27: 112 nations to protect 30% of land, ocean by 2030

🕔11:40, 8.Nov 2022

Sharm El-Sheikh (Egypt), Nov 8 (IANS) On the first day of COP27, the presidents and ministers from Palau, Nigeria, Costa Rica, the UK, France, and the US have affirmed their support for the 30×30 target which commits countries to a global

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UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly to arrive in India on Friday

UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly to arrive in India on Friday

🕔07:07, 28.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly will arrive in India on Friday for his first official trip to the country during which he will meet his Indian counterpart and discuss strengthening UK-India ties. Cleverly will first pay

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When Sunak celebrated Diwali at 11 Downing Street, took oath on the ‘Bhagavad Gita’

When Sunak celebrated Diwali at 11 Downing Street, took oath on the ‘Bhagavad Gita’

🕔09:29, 25.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Even as they wonder whether Rishi Sunak will be able to steer the Conservatives and his country out of the “fiscal black hole” they have to contend with, British commentators haven’t missed the significance of his

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Celebrations at Infosys as Sunak set to become next UK PM

Celebrations at Infosys as Sunak set to become next UK PM

🕔09:25, 25.Oct 2022

Bengaluru, Oct 25 (IANS) The staff at the office of Bengaluru-based tech giant Infosys on Monday cheered the news of Indian-origin British Conservative politician Rishi Sunak making it to the post of UK Prime Minister, terming the development “double Diwali dhamaka”.

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Liz Truss resigns as UK PM

Liz Truss resigns as UK PM

🕔21:55, 20.Oct 2022

London, Oct 20 (IANS) With UK’s beleaguered Prime Minister Liz Truss resigning, Conservative MP and Northern Ireland minister Steve Baker has said that former British Chancellor of Indian-origin Rishi Sunak will make a good Prime Minister. “I feel the country needs

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Bank of England warns of risk to UK financial stability

Bank of England warns of risk to UK financial stability

🕔17:17, 11.Oct 2022

London, Oct 11 (IANS) The Bank of England has been forced to unveil more measures aimed at calming markets, warning of a “material risk to UK financial stability”. It’s going to extend its purchases of government bonds (also known in the

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Essar Oil UK appoints Mark Palios as a non-executive board director

Essar Oil UK appoints Mark Palios as a non-executive board director

🕔06:48, 11.Oct 2022

Stanlow, Oct 11 (IANS) Essar Oil UK, the leading downstream energy company, has announced the appointment of Mark Palios, chairman and co-owner of Tranmere Rovers FC, as an independent non-executive board director, effective from October 5, 2022. The appointment of the

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UK to deepen ties with fellow democracies like India to build resilience: Truss

UK to deepen ties with fellow democracies like India to build resilience: Truss

🕔10:42, 22.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Newly-elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss said that to build economic strength and resilience, her country is deepening relations and growing security ties with fellow democracies like India. Making her debut on the world stage on

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‘Operation London Bridge’ sets in with passing away Queen Elizabeth II

‘Operation London Bridge’ sets in with passing away Queen Elizabeth II

🕔06:49, 9.Sep 2022

New York, Sep 9 (IANS) Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning British monarch (70 years), passed away at 96 in London, paving the way for her first-born Prince Charles to become the King and a long-planned “Operation London Bridge” goes underway

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UK’s new PM prioritises economy, energy, health service

UK’s new PM prioritises economy, energy, health service

🕔06:35, 7.Sep 2022

London, Sep 7 (IANS) New Prime Minister of the UK, Liz Truss, said that she will prioritise economic growth, tackling the energy crisis and improving access to the health service. “I am confident that together we can ride out the storm.

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