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UK's COVID-19 toll highest in Europe as it crosses 32,000

The deaths in the United Kingdom from coronavirus on Tuesday rose to 32,375, making it the worst-hit country in Europe from the pandemic. IMAGE: A woman wearing a scarf is seen in Tooting,......

US-UK relationship 'highest level of special': Trump

United States President Donald Trump said he apologised to Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday over his bombshell interview with a British tabloid, in which he claimed she had ignored his advice......

A united Europe is the world's oldest project

'The project of a united Europe has constantly been made and remade.''The national borders have changed many, many times and so have the languages.''Britain's exit is only the latest episode in......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's your weekly digest of the most weird, true and funny news from the across the world. >> Hedgehog-themed cafe in Tokyo to promote the animal’s softer side IMAGE: Two british......

Bengaluru executive behind IS Twitter ID arrested, confesses

In a major breakthrough, the alleged handler of the most influential pro-Islamic State Twitter account was arrested from an apartment in Bengaluru in the early hours of Saturday. Bengaluru-based......

When Mallya bought Lewis Hamilton's dad's home

This property has all the hallmarks of being owned and occupied by Vijay Mallya. A fleet of supercars making their way down the drive, hordes of people descending to party all night long and a......

Who is the key man of Mallya empire abroad?

An Indian origin attorney based in Switzerland is turning out to be a key man of Vijay Mallya’s empire abroad. Sixty-four-year-old Jay Vallabh is named director and authorised signatory in......

Black money: Action time now, warns Centre

With easy compliance window over for new law, FinMin looks at info, leads to nab black money holdersWith the three-month window for escaping prosecution and penal provisions of the stringent law on......

India signs info exchange pact with 2 tax havens

To help in its efforts to crack down on suspected black money stashed abroad, India has entered into an information exchange pact with Saint Kitts and Nevis, a two-island Carribean country,......

Black money: OECD unveils automatic info exchange framework

In a major development in the fight against black money, multilateral grouping OECD on Monday unveiled a 'single global standard' for automatic exchange of financial account information by......

The Favourite is the favourite at BAFTAs

Yorgos Lanthimos's royal drama has 12 nominations! IMAGE: Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone in The Favourite. British royal drama The Favourite earned an astonishing 12 nominations for......

'Nun' Sofia Hayat dons a bikini!

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Former Bigg Boss contestant Sofia Hayat, who became a nun not too long ago, is back to being her original self. The......

David Bowie's superstar life, in pictures

After battling cancer for 18 months, legendary singer David Bowie passed away on January 10 at the age of 69. Bowie was regarded as one of the most successful artists of the 20th century.......

28 Weeks Later is infectious

A widespread epidemic found wings on the internet, when it was announced that a Hollywood studio would produce the sequel to the independent cult classic, neo-gritty zombie thriller, 28 Days Later......

Take a bow Om Puri, OBE

Ace actor Om Puri was presented with an honorary Order of the British Empire for his contribution to the British film industry at a ceremony at the British Council auditorium in Mumbai on......

Fowler suspended for 4 games, fined for anti-ref comments

IMAGE: East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters/Files East Bengal football club's high-profile English coach Robbie Fowler was on Wednesday suspended for four matches......

Football: East Bengal to file complaint against referee

IMAGE: Robbie Fowler-coached East Bengal are 9th on the ISL table with seven points from 9 games. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters/Files FC Goa and SC East Bengal might have played out a 1-1......

Football: Asia's World Cup qualifiers postponed to 2021

IMAGE: India's last international match was the joint qualifying round match against Oman in Muscat in November last year, which they had lost 0-1. Photograph: AIFF Media The Indian football team......

Indian youngsters should take gamble of playing abroad: Bhutia

News of all that transpired on and off the football field. IMAGE: Bhaichung Bhutia cited the example of Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, who spent three years with Norwegian club Stabaek FC -- where he......

Football Focus: United's Young to join Inter Milan?

News of all that transpired on and off the football field. Inter Milan have reached an agreement to sign Manchester United defender and club captain Ashley Young, British media reports said.......

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