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Tag: United Kingdom

New Covid-19 Mutant Strain: Over 800 Tourists From UK Land In Rajasthan In A Week
New Covid-19 Mutant Strain: Over 800 Tourists From UK Land In Rajasthan In A Week

Jaipur: Amid concerns about the detection of a new mutant COVID-19 strain in the United Kingdom, over 800 British tourists have entered the 28 districts of Rajasthan in the last one week. A bulk of these British (333) visitors have arrived in Jaipur which is followed by Jodhpur (73), Ajmer (70), Alwar (48), Udaipur (43), […]

Odisha: 4-Year-Old UK Returnee Tests Positive For COVID-19 In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A four-year-old child, who had recently returned to Bhubaneswar from the United Kingdom (UK) has tested positive for COVID-19, official sources said on Friday. As per reports, the girl along with her parents had returned to Odisha from UK on December 20. Though the COVID-19 reports of the girl’s parents stated negative, she has […]

New Covid-19 Mutant Strain: Odisha Govt Asks Dist Authorities For Strict Surveillance Of UK Returnees

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the State is witnessing a decline in daily Covid positives, a mutated and more aggressive strain of coronavirus in the United Kingdom seems to have become a cause of serious concern for people in Odisha. Even though flights from UK have been temporarily suspended, the State government has pulled up […]

London Couple Visits Odisha To Cherish 69-Year-Old Memories

Koraput: Taking a walk down the memory lane can be an enriching experience and who other than the London-based couple, Richard Gold and Jennifer Gold, can explain it better. In the year 1950, George Gold and Robert Newport, fathers of Richard and Jennifer respectively worked at the Machkund power project in Koraput and almost 69 […]

UK, India invested 75 million pounds for academic exchanges

Shillong: The United Kingdom and India have jointly invested over 75 million pounds in academic collaborations since 2006, effecting over 25,000 bilateral exchanges, an official said on Saturday. The bilateral investment, the biggest by any country with the UK in the recent past, has resulted in multiple policy dialogues and institutional partnerships, he said. “The […]

Social media flooded with Pant memes after WC call up

New Delhi: With Rishabh Pant set to join the Indian team in the UK for the World Cup as cover for an injured Shikhar Dhawan, funny posts filled social media, with fans posting tongue-in-cheek pictorial messages as to how the youngster was waiting for his chance with bated breath. Pant was initially ignored as Dinesh […]

Dhoni's contribution will be massive for India in World Cup: Gavaskar

Navi Mumbai: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar foresees Mahendra Singh Dhoni making a “massive” contribution in India’s World Cup campaign and he feels it will not be limited to the talismanic player’s much-admired instinctive reading of the game. Dhoni has been in superb form in the ongoing Indian Premier League and has so far amassed […]

UK turns blind eye to dirty Russian money: British MPs

London: The UK has been accused of turning a “blind eye” to Russia’s “dirty money”, putting national security at risk. A British parliamentarian body said London is being used to hide Russian President Vladimir Putin’s illegal assets, media reports said. The Commons Foreign Affairs Committee said it was “business as usual” for the UK despite […]

Kate Middleton defies black dress code at BAFTA

London: The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton on Monday defied the Times’s Up protest at the 71st British Academy Film Awards, organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), by wearing a green dress, instead of black worn by the celebrities attending the ceremony. Film stars and directors made the one-colour statement […]

Koraput girl reaches final round in international poetry competition

Jeypore: Anindita Janhavi Suara, a Plus II student of Bikram Deb Autonomous College, has become cynosure of all eyes after being qualified for the final round in an international poetry competition conducted online by the United Kingdom’s Tourism Department. She entered the final by successfully crossing four stages in the online competition. Suara proceeded towards […]

Dawood Ibrahim's UK properties seized

London: In a boost for Indian agencies, authorities in the United Kingdom have seized properties belonging to fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim, the media reported on Wednesday. Dawood Ibrahim’s name appears on the latest UK Treasury Department’s “Consolidated List of Financial Sanctions Targets”, the Birmingham Mail reported. The assets which have been frozen include properties in Midlands. […]