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2018 may become bloodiest year for London in decade: Sadiq Khan

LONDON: In wake on alarming situation generated by violence in London, Mayor Sadiq Khan hassaid that any cash injection would come too late to help Scotland Yard’s current battle with escalating gun and knife...

Iranian designated ‘global terrorist’ by US for subversive activities in Bahrain

LONDON: The US Department of State designated Iran-based Qassim Abdullah Ali Ahmed as a global terrorist on Monday, according to a statement. Also known as Qassim Al-Muamen, Ahmed is a leader of the Al-Ashtar...

Average house price in UK rises to more than £148,000

LONDON: The average house price in Scotland increased at the start of 2018, according to new figures. The latest UK House Price Index found the average price of a property in Scotland stood at...

‘I am seriously worried for safety of London and Londoners” ; warns Sadiq Khan

LONDON: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has warned the Government that Londoners cannot be kept safe unless huge police cuts are reversed in next week’s Budget. The capital city is on course to have it...

Corbyn will create space for female leader: Angela Rayner

LONDON: The shadow education secretary Angela Rayner has said that Jeremy Corbyn will create the space for Labour to have the next female leader. She criticised what she described as a cultural misogyny problem...

New Bradford Lord Mayor Zafar chooses two charities

BRADFORD: Bradford's new Lord Mayor Zafar Ali has chosen two charities for which he will work during his one year tenure. Councillor Zafar Ali, who was installed mayor in a ceremony at City Hall Monday...

Two businessmen jailed, drugs worth of £5m seized

LEICESTER: Two businessmen who were caught with more than £5m worth of counterfeit drugs including Viagra and steroids have been jailed. Asif Patel, 42, of Thorn borough Way, Leicester, and Naushad Gaffar, 53, specialised...

UK reiterates India, Pakistan have to seek lasting solution to Kashmir issue

LONDON: The UK Government has once again expressed its old known stance over the Kashmir issue reiterating that the Britain’s long-standing position is that it is for India and Pakistan to find a lasting...

Resolving Kashmir is moral duty of Britain and Parliamentarians: Raja Masood Khan

LONDON: While laudingthe encouraging support to Kashmir cause by theBritish Parliamentarians, the visiting AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that oppressed Kashmiris in J&K bank on this kind support and have great expectations...

NSC adviser Nasir Janjua resigned

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. (R) Nasser Khan Janjua has resigned from his post. No reason was mentioned in his resignation letter and an official notification only said that his resignation was accepted...