LONDON Feb 11: Major changes to the UK’s coronavirus (COVID-19) travel rules have come into force today (4am, 11 February 2022). This will make international journeys cheaper and easier for passengers ahead of the half term.
Continue reading “Fully vaccinated passengers no longer need to take Covid-19 test when arriving in UK”
LONDON Feb 9: Prince Charles’ wife Camilla will wear the Queen Mother’s 1937 crown containing the coveted Kohinoor diamond when he is made King of the UK and she is crowned Queen Consort, the Daily Mail newspaper in Britain has revealed.
Continue reading “Camilla will wear Kohinoor diamond crown when Charles is made king”
UK to scrap Covid tests and quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers arriving in England from Feb 11
By A Staff Reporter
LONDON Jan 25: Covid tests for fully vaccinated travellers arriving in England are being scrapped from 4am on 11 February, UK government has confirmed.
Continue reading “UK to scrap Covid tests and quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers arriving in England from Feb 11”
A free trade deal between the UK and India could bring huge benefits for Scotch whisky producers, as the UK Government looks to cut tariffs of up to 150 per cent
LONDON Jan 14: The UK and India have launched negotiations from yesterday on an ambitious Free Trade Agreement at an event in New Delhi.
Continue reading “‘Golden opportunity’ for Scotch whisky as UK launches India talks”
LONDON Nov 30: All adults in Britain will now be able to get a third Covid jab, a government scientific advisory body said Monday, as concern mounted about the spread of the new Omicron variant.
Continue reading “All adults in Britain now eligible to receive third Covid booster vaccine”
UK govt’s ‘wrong’ approach led to “one of the most important public health failures” in country’s history
LONDON Oct 12: The British government’s reluctance to impose a lockdown at the beginning of March last year as coronavirus infections escalated led to “one of the most important public health failures” in the country’s history, a parliamentary report said Tuesday.
Continue reading “UK govt’s ‘wrong’ approach led to “one of the most important public health failures” in country’s history”
NHS launches world’s largest trial of “quick and simple” blood test to detect cancer before symptoms appear
LONDON Sept 13: The National Health Service (NHS) on Monday launched the world’s largest trial of a revolutionary new “quick and simple” blood test that can detect more than 50 types of cancer before symptoms appear.
Continue reading “NHS launches world’s largest trial of “quick and simple” blood test to detect cancer before symptoms appear”
LONDON Aug 18: The UK government on Tuesday updated its official travel advisory for India to reflect the country’s upgraded status under the COVID-19 based traffic light system, no longer advising against all but essential travel.
Continue reading “UK govt lifts ‘all but essential’ travel advice for India as Covid pressure eases”
LONDON July 6: The upcoming Test series between India and England is set to be played in front of capacity crowds after the UK government announced the lifting of all COVID-19 restrictions on gathering of people.
Continue reading “India-England Test series set to be played in front of capacity crowd from Aug 4 in Nottingham”
NEW DELHI May 7: Air India on Friday informed that it will operate flights from London Heathrow to Mumbai from May 17, keeping in view of the COVID-19 pandemic situation.
Continue reading “Air India to operate flights from London Heathrow to Mumbai from May 17”