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22 June, 2018 10:06 AM Airbus says no-deal Brexit would threaten its role in UK

Airbus issued its strongest warning yet over the impact of Britain's departure from the European Union, saying a withdrawal without a deal would force it to reconsider its long-term position and put thousands of British jobs at risk. In a memorandum issued late on Thursday, Airbus said current plans for a transition period ending in December 2020 were still 35

18 June, 2018 5:08 PM Exclusion of Indian students from visa reform amounts to self-harm: British think tank

Think tanks, lawmakers condemn discriminatory measure Britain’s decision to exclude India from reform of its international student visa application process has been widely condemned in Britain, including by the Labour Party, with one think tank describing it as an “act of self-harm” that threatened to push even more Indian students away from British 37

18 June, 2018 6:55 AM WhatsApp Business Tipped to Allow Product Showcase Through a Catalogue

WhatsApp Business is reportedly adding a feature to let businesses offer an online catalogue of their products. While WhatsApp is yet to announce the new development, a screenshot showing the online catalogue feature has emerged online to reveal its existence. It could give a boost to the user base of the business-focused app that already has over three 52

17 June, 2018 3:53 PM ITF women’s tennis: Prarthana-Luksika pair triumphs

Prarthana Thombare and Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand clinched the title, shocking top seeds Naomi Broady of Great Britain and Asia Mukhammad of the United States in the $100,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament on Sunday. It was the biggest title for Prarthana who had won the bronze with Sania Mirza in the Asian Games in Incheon in 2014. It was her first 19

8 June, 2018 2:11 AM Amazon unveils almost hands-free streaming TV device Fire TV Cube

Alexa for couch potatoes is coming — Amazon’s new streaming TV device will let users shout out when they want to turn on the TV, flip channels or search for sitcoms all without pushing any buttons. The Fire TV Cube is not entirely hands-free yet, however. Some apps or streaming services may require viewers to pick up the included remote to rewind or stop a show. Amazon 43

7 June, 2018 2:14 PM Iftar of the Day: Mint Leaf of London Dubai

Travel through British India on a gastronomic journey that is refined, creative and delicious Amazing. Simply Amazing. Pardon us for using these clichéd terms to describe food but the Ramadan menu at Mint Leaf of London is so creative that you will be left rather speechless, hence resorting to a cliché doesn’t seem too out of place. This time, the super 54

6 June, 2018 5:14 PM Iran preparing to restart nuclear activities

Iran said on Wednesday that it was in “preparatory works” to restart nuclear activities in the event of the failure of the 2015 accord. In such a scenario, Iran could “restart its activities without any limits,” Iran’s Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Reza Najafi told reporters on the sidelines of a meeting of the IAEA’s board 74

2 June, 2018 5:26 PM Masar wins Epsom Derby

Masar romped home in Britain’s richest horse race to deliver a first Epsom Derby triumph for Sheikh Mohammed al Maktoum’s Godolphin stable on Saturday. The 16-1 shot, trained by Charlie Appleby and ridden by William Buick, dominated the 239th running of the race to scoop the £920,000 ($1.2-million) first prize ahead of second-placed Dee Ex Bee and Roaring 34

29 May, 2018 3:35 AM Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich eligible to become Israeli

Roman Abramovich, the Russian billionaire owner of the Chelsea FC, has flown to Tel Aviv after being found eligible for Israeli citizenship following days of uncertainty over his UK visa renewal. Immigration officials told the BBC late Monday that he was interviewed last week at the Israeli embassy in Moscow after his UK investor visa reportedly expired 87

23 May, 2018 12:56 PM Alleged IS supporter accused of urging Prince George attack

Husnain Rashid (32) encouraged attacks including “injecting poison into supermarket ice creams” and targeting the 4-year-old at his first school. An alleged supporter of the Islamic State (IS) group is on trial in Britain accused of encouraging attacks on 4-year-old Prince George. Prosecutors say Husnain Rashid (32) provided an “e-toolkit for terrorism 37