Tag archive for ‘United Kingdom’
By khabrain On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

British commuters face worst rail strike in decades

LONDON: United Kingdom: Hundreds of thousands of British commuters faced travel chaos Tuesday as train drivers went on strike in what is expected to be the worst rail disruption in decades. Southern Rail, which More...

By khabrain On Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Trump a ‘genius’ at business if he paid no tax, advisers say

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s decision to take a $916 million loss on his 1995 income tax return showed his business acumen and “genius” at figuring out how to minimize his tax bill, two of the Republican presidential More...

By khabrain On Friday, August 19th, 2016

More Than 584,000 People Join The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

UNITED KINGDOM: MORE THAN 584,000 PEOPLE JOIN THE AHMADIYYA MUSLIM COMMUNITY The 50th Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in the United Kingdom concluded on Sunday 14 August 2016 More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Britons eye ancestry, love to secure post-Brexit rights

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: From looking up their European ancestry to seeking out a continental soulmate, some Britons are leaving no stone unturned in their bid to keep ties with Europe after the nation’s vote to More...

By khabrain On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan receives Lifetime Achievement Award at Oxford University

Famous Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the prestigious Oxford University. Rahat who is currently on a musical tour in the United Kingdom was invited to the two centuries More...

By khabrain On Friday, May 27th, 2016

England bat against Sri Lanka in 2nd Test

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom: England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the second Test in Chester-le-Street on Friday. His decision gave left-handed opener Cook an More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Bomb threats lead to closure of 21 schools in UK

LONDON: Bomb threats have led to the closure of 21 schools across the United Kingdom on a day of GCSE exams, a report said. According to Daily Mail report, thousands of pupils had to evacuate schools from Kent to More...

By khabrain On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Google to pay £130 mn to Britain in back taxes

LONDON: Technology giant Google is to pay £130 million (172 million euros, $185.4 million) in back taxes to Britain following a government inquiry into its tax arrangements, a company spokeswoman said Friday. It More...

By khabrain On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Cuba seals ‘historic’ debt pact with Paris Club

Paris (AFP) – Cuba on Saturday concluded a “historic accord” over debt that was not paid to foreign creditors for the last 25 years, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin announced. “This More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Toymaker VTech hit by largest-ever hack targeting kids

HONG KONG: A cyber attack on digital toymaker VTech Holdings Ltd exposed the data of 6.4 million children, the company said, in what experts called the largest known hack targeting youngsters. The Hong Kong-based More...