The EU is expected to sign off on plans for people from Britain who have had both jabs to fly anywhere in Europe without having to quarantine on their arrival or show a negative Covid test.
Daily Mail. Tue, 18 May 2021 00:22:09 GMT.
Fresh off its $85 million funding round, Dutch e-scooter sharing firm Dott has secured a tender to operate in the hotly contested London market.
By Jonathan Keane, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 17 May 2021 19:10:00 -0400.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has labelled an ugly incident in a London neighbourhood linked to the current Israel-Palestine crisis as "shameful racism".A disturbing video showed a group of men in cars shouting abuse at ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 18 May 2021 09:42:37 +1200.
British capital's mayor touts move as one of several steps 'to reassure Londoners, particularly those from Jewish communities' amid anti-Israel protests over Gaza fighting
Times of Israel. Mon, 17 May 2021 11:03:03 +0000.
French pharmaceuticals giant Sanofi and Britain's GSK reported Monday positive results in clinical trials of their Covid-19 jab following an earlier setback, raising hope it could be added to the world's vaccine arsenal.
News Wires. France 24. Mon, 17 May 2021 09:30:55 GMT.
The British government is still deciding whether to accept an offer from Pfizer to fast-track Olympic and Paralympic athletes for coronavirus vaccines
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Sun, 16 May 2021 16:14:46 GMT.
Police in the United Kingdom have charged 29 men with the alleged years-long sexual exploitation of a girl in Northern England, the West Yorkshire Police said on Wednesday.
Brie Stimson. Fox News. Thu, 13 May 2021 08:50:58 GMT.
Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, who is currently being held in a prison in The Hague for war crimes and genocide, will serve the remainder of his sentence in Britain.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 12 May 2021 15:33:57 +0000.
LONDON - The European Medicines Agency says it has begun an accelerated authorization process for an experimental coronavirus treatment made by GlaxoSmithKline and Vir BioTechnology. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Fri, 07 May 2021 04:47:11 -0400.
LONDON (AP) - The Bank of England will keep interest rates on hold and has grown more optimistic about the economic recovery in the U.K. as a result of the rapid rollout of coronavirus vaccines. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 06 May 2021 07:10:35 -0400.
Meghan, the duchess of Sussex, has won her final copyright claim against the publisher of The Mail, a British tabloid, over its publication of letters she sent to her estranged father while living in the United Kingdom ...
John Bowden. The Hill. Wed, 05 May 2021 16:20:30 +0000.
Two delegates from India have tested positive, and as a result, the entire delegation is now self-isolating.
Latika Bourke. Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 05 May 2021 19:10:07 +1000.
Facts About The United Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is an island
nation in western Europe, comprising England, Scotland, Wales, and
Northern Ireland. Its capital city is London. The UK's
national currency is the Pound Sterling.
English is the primary language used in the UK, although Gaelic and Welsh
are spoken by minorities. In 2020, the United Kingdom's estimated
population was 67,886,011.
For more news and information about the United Kingdom, visit the official
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