UK (United Kingdom)

UK bans installation of Huawei 5G telecom gear from Sep 2021

The UK government announced on Monday that the Chinese telecom giant Huawei will not be able to install its 5G equipments in the country from September 2021

In this file photo taken on 28 January the logo of Chinese company Huawei is pictureedat their main UK offices in Reading, west of London. Huawei is to set up a 5G equipment factory in France, announced the chairman on 27 February. Photo: AFP

High-ups want to visit 9 countries to observe passport, visa issuance

The standing committee on the home ministry wants to observe the passport and visa issuance activities at various foreign missions.

High-ups want to visit 9 countries to observe passport, visa issuance

UK’s sole hydrogen car maker bets on green revolution

While conventional battery-powered electric cars may be a few miles ahead in the zero-emission vehicle race, the company is betting that nascent hydrogen technology will fuel the cars of the future

A Rasa hydrogen-powered car, manufactured by Riversimple, is pictured in Llandgynidr, near Brecon in Wales on 23 November 2020

‘IS bride’ Shamima security threat, UK govt tells court

The Conservative government has asked the country’s highest court to decide if Shamima Begum, 21, can come back to pursue an in-person appeal of the 2019 decision to strip her of British citizenship

‘IS bride’ Shamima security threat, UK govt tells court

Amazon apologises after saying Northern Ireland not part of the UK

Amazon has said sorry after mistakenly telling a customer in the Northern Ireland that he was not in the United Kingdom, triggering ridicule on social media

Amazon logo. AFP File Photo

Muslims report Islamophobia in UK’s Labour Party

An investigation carried out by Labour Muslim Network and reported by ITV News, revealed that more than a third of Muslims associated with the Labour Party have witnessed Islamophobia

Muslims offer Eid al-Azha prayers at the National Mosque, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Abuja, Nigeria, 31 July 2020

Brexit: No tariff for Bangladeshi products in UK market

The United Kingdom (UK) has said imports from 47 of the world's least developed countries, including Bangladesh, will not face any tariffs - supporting their economic development through business and ...

Brexit: No tariff for Bangladeshi products in UK market

It’s vital to amend Myanmar’s citizenship laws: UK

The UK minister urged the authorities in Myanmar to make sure free and fair elections are held at the earliest opportunity in those areas where they were cancelled

Supporters of National League for Democracy celebrate at party headquarters after the general election in Yangon, Myanmar, on 9 November 2020

UK records another 24,957 coronavirus cases with 413 deaths

Another 24,957 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,171,441, according to official figures

Pedestrians and cyclists move through New Bond Street amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in London, Britain on 7 November.

Massive iceberg threatens remote penguin sanctuary

The world’s biggest iceberg is on a collision course with a remote South Atlantic island that is home to thousands of penguins and seals, and could impede their ability to gather food, scientists ...

In this handout image made available by the European Space Agency on 4 November 2020, an image captured by Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission on 5  July 2020, shows the parent berg, A-68A, which is about twice the size of Luxemburg and one of the largest icebergs on record
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