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Indian student in Britain gets top UN recognition

Udit Singhal By Pramod Thomas INDIAN student has won the highest profile recognition for young leaders by the UN for efforts to combat the world’s most...

UK launches ‘action plan’ to boost diversity in legal system

Statue of Lady Justice at the Old Bailey London By S Neeraj Krishna THE UK has launched an “action plan” to increase diversity in the legal...

Google removes Paytm for ‘betting violations’ just before IPL

FILE PHOTO: Paytm chief executive Vijay Shekhar Sharma.(Photo: SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP via Getty Images). GOOGLE removed one of India’s biggest digital payment apps from its online...

Birmingham man charged with ‘criminal actions’ during circumcision procedures

Rearview shot of a surgeon standing in an operating room By S Neeraj Krishna A 54-year-old man in Birmingham has been charged with assaulting children while...

Prof Mahendra Patel joins national Covid-19 trial as co-investigator

Professor Mahendra Patel SENIOR academic pharmacist Professor Mahendra Patel has advocated greater involvement of community pharmacies in recruiting volunteers from ‘underrepresented’ minority communities for a...

Trump lauds Modi as ‘great leader loyal friend’ on his 70th birthday

US president Donald Trump (R) and India's prime minister Narendra Modi wave at the crowd during 'Namaste Trump' rally at Sardar Patel Stadium in...

‘Revenge porn’ on the rise as one in seven women in the UK likely...

Representational image (iStock) By Pramod Thomas RECENT figures published by various charities suggest that the so-called ‘revenge porn’ is on the rise in the UK during...

Indian-American judge rejects appeal against Trump’s temporary H-1B visa ban

There is no country-specific limit on the 85,000 H-1B work visas the United States issues every year, and an estimated 70 per cent of...

Care home that ‘sacked’ Labour MP for raising PPE woes admits it faced shortage

Labour MP Nadia Whittome says she felt “compelled to speak out against the culture of gagging and management bullying generally in the sector”. By...

More children wed, risk trafficking in Rohingya camps in pandemic, UN

FILE PHOTO: Children play on a playground in a Rohingya refugee camp on January 23, 2020 in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Children make up more...