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Blair wants tougher immigration rules for EU citizens

Mr Blair who earlier did not apply transitional control on migrants from Eastern Eurpoe when he was the Prime Minister, now wants tougher controls on the immigration for the EU citizens. He said referring to the change in the stance that “times were different”. Mr Blair now supports registering all EU nationals on arrival in the UK, so there can be ... Read More »

JLR to have either electric or hybrid vehicles only from 2020

  JLR has announced that it would be going green by 2020 and all the vehicles that would be launched by them by then would either be electric or hybrid ones. This comes at the time when other car makers like Nissan and BMW are already taking their steps towards going electric. It may also be recalled that TESLA is ... Read More »

Britain to ban sale of Petrol and Diesel cars by 2040

Britain is set to ban the sale of Petrol and Diesel cars by 2040 making it more environment friendly. The Government is mulling to promote the usage of electric cars. The decision comes at the time when it is planning to exit the EU. A pledge similar to this has already been taken by France. Government is taking this step ... Read More »

Deutsche Bank considering options of moving out $350 Billion from U.K.

  With United Kingdom ready to leave the EU which is termed as “Brexit”, the country has lot of face both politically and monetarily. While the EU has been demanding few billions of dollars as the fee for the Brexit, many corporates were also looking to move out their job from UK to other EU nation to increase employment in ... Read More »

Teresa May in trouble as 15 MP’s agree to sign no-confidence motion

UK Prime Minister Teresa May who spear headed the Brexit is in trouble. Some 15 Conservative Party MP’s have agreed to sign the non-confidence motion which would lead to her ouster. It is to be rembered here that on June 8, a snap election was held despite May having more than 3 years to rule. “The numbers change from day ... Read More »

Scottish Church to allow gay marriage in U.K.

The Scottish Episcopal Church became the first Anglican church in the UK to allow the gay marriage in its premises. The law concerning this would be sent to seven dioceses of the Church and once the General Synod is approved, a further voting will take place next year.   This system would not allow Christian gay couples to be married ... Read More »

Airlines in fix for collecting Airport Tax despite being exempted in U.K.

Not many passengers knew that the UK Authorities have exempted people upto the age of 16 to pay air passenger duty(APD) since March 16,2016 which was earlier restricted to 12 years. The above exemption results in a waiver of approx Rs.7500 for an economy class travel between London to India which is included in the ticket price which has resulted in ... Read More »

U.K. reduces threat level from Critical to Severe

U.K. Prime Minister Teresa May yesterday said that the terror threat level has been reduced from Critical to Severe after the Manchester bombing.  “The public should be clear about what this means. A threat level of ‘severe’ means an attack is highly likely — the country should remain vigilant,” May said. Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre which deals with issuing statements ... Read More »

Pippa Middleton marries

Pippa Middleton, 33, who is the younger sister of the duchess Kate Middleton, married 41-year-old Mr Matthews at St Mark’s Church in Englefield, Berkshire yesterday. Matthews is a hedge fund manager. The bride was accompanied by her father, Michael to the church which is just few miles from their family home in Bucklebury. The bride had worn a custom made gown ... Read More »

Indian’s occupy top positions in UK Wealthy List

Brexit may not have favoured many across U.K but it has been most favourable for few businessmen, most of them are Indians are Person of Indian Origin(PIO) settled in the U.K. The list has seen a phenomenal increase of wealth compared to the last year. To put it simply, the wealth commanded by Top 1000 wealthy individuals last year is ... Read More »

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