'Very big gap' ahead of Brexit talks: EU official

Brussels, Aug 25 Britain and the EU are very far apart on the main issues just days ahead of crunch Brexit talks, EU officials said today, blaming London's "lack of substance" for holding up...

Aug 25, 2017 7:39 PM | Newsscroll

UK considers visa-free travel post-Brexit

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Aug 17 The UK government is planning to keep travel visa-free to Britain for EU visitors after Brexit, a media report said today.Under proposals being considered, if visitors...

Aug 17, 2017 6:15 PM | Newsscroll

UK rules out hard border with Ireland post-Brexit

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Aug 16 The UK government today effectively ruled out a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Ireland after Brexit.A paper detailing the government's plan calls for a...

Aug 16, 2017 10:09 PM | Newsscroll

UK service apologies for Indian blood donation confusion

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Aug 15 A UK blood transfusion service has today issued an apology for turning away hundreds of Indian- origin donors during a blood donation drive organised by the Indian...

Aug 15, 2017 7:46 PM | Newsscroll

UK says it may seek 'temporary' customs union with EU

London, Aug 15 Britain might seek to remain in a customs union with the European Union for a time to avoid border chaos after leaving the bloc, the government's Brexit department said today.The...

Aug 15, 2017 6:00 PM | Newsscroll

Nearly 1,800 goose eggs destroyed to stop plane strikes

London, Aug 14 Almost 1,800 greylag goose eggs have been destroyed at a park in east Belfast since 2002 to prevent birds from being sucked into the engines of aircraft, authorities in Northern...

Aug 14, 2017 5:36 PM | Newsscroll

UK tries to parry claims it's unprepared in Brexit talks

London, Aug 13 The British government is fighting back against criticism that it is divided and unprepared for Brexit, announcing it will publish a set of detailed proposals on customs arrangements,...

Aug 13, 2017 7:17 AM | Newsscroll

Nobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on execution

Dubai, Aug 12 Ten Nobel laureates from across the world have penned an open letter urging Saudi authorities to hold off on the execution of 14 Shiites convicted of protest- linked crimes.Fears are...

Aug 12, 2017 8:15 PM | Newsscroll

Chennaiyin FC names new coaching staff

Chennai, Aug 11 Chennaiyin FC today appointed Englishmen Mark Lillis and Niall Clark as assistant coach and sports scientist respectively, ahead of the upcoming Indian Super League season.In...

Aug 11, 2017 5:50 PM | Newsscroll

Spieth, McIlroy favored at soggy PGA Championship

Charlotte, Aug 9 Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy make their bids for golfing history when the 99th PGA Championship tees off tomorrow at Quail Hollow with heavy rain and storms in the forecast.World...

Aug 09, 2017 9:40 AM | Newsscroll