Brexit(Search results - 23)
WorldFeb 26, 2020, 4:20 PM IST
Who Is Suella Braverman? All You Need To Know About UK's New Attorney General
Indian-origin Suella Braverman, UK’s new Attorney General, was formally sworn in at a ceremony at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Suella Braverman was appointed for the post in British PM Boris Johnson’s reshuffled Cabinet earlier this month. The 39-year-old minister is a barrister and Cambridge University law graduate, specializing in public law and judicial review. Here's all you need to know about her.
IndiaFeb 14, 2020, 3:09 PM IST
Who Is Rishi Sunak? Narayana Murthy's Son-in-Law Is UK's New Finance Minister
Indian-origin politician Rishi Sunak was appointed the UK's new finance minister on Thursday by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in an extensive Cabinet reshuffle amid reports of serious differences within Downing Street. The 39-year-old son-in-law of Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy will join Priti Patel on the top government bench, after she held on to her post as Home Secretary. Outside the Treasury office soon after his promotion, Sunak told reporters he was "delighted to be appointed" Chancellor and had "a lot to get on with". Here’s all you need to know about Rishi Sunak.
IndiaDec 9, 2019, 12:42 PM IST
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits Hindu temple, pledges support to PM Modi's new India mission
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's visit to Hindu temple comes ahead of UK's crucial General Election on December 12, where he is seeking re-election amid Brexit turmoil
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 7:08 PM IST
Ahead of Brexit, Dutch King, Queen visit India; plan to deepen bilateral ties to make the Netherlands hub of investments?
External affairs minister S Jaishankar called upon King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and had "fruitful discussions on expanding the relationship". Let's unravel the agenda on their five-day visit to the country just ahead of Brexit on MyNation's SimplifiedBy.
BusinessOct 7, 2019, 1:45 PM IST
Cost cutting: HSBC plans to slash 10,000 jobs; banking giants on lay off drive
Banking giants are incurring losses due to low interest rates, Brexit and trade wars. Thus HSBC, Commerzbank, Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale will ask thousands of employees to leave.
WorldOct 1, 2019, 10:57 AM IST
Post-Brexit, Netherlands to be key entry point in Europe for Indian companies: Dutch King
Commenting on the UK's scheduled withdrawal from the European Union on October 31, Willem-Alexander said that Brexit, however, will make the Netherlands become a key entry point for Europe and also for companies from India
WorldSep 29, 2019, 5:31 PM IST
Brexit: British PM Boris Johnson to take Britain away from European Union on October 31
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted that he would take Britain out of the European Union, with or without a deal, on October 31
TrendingSep 26, 2019, 2:35 PM IST
International intervention on Kashmir issue not on menu: India cancels dinner plans with UK’s Labour Party
United Kingdom's opposition Labour Party had passed a motion on the Kashmir issue. The controversial motion caused India’s UK mission to reportedly cancel a dinner with Labour Friends of India.
WorldSep 10, 2019, 1:37 PM IST
Brexit: British Parliament deals PM Boris Johnson a blow before suspension
Earlier, British PM Boris Johnson assumed office in July after promising to deliver on the 2016 referendum vote for Brexit, even if that means leaving without exit terms agreed with Brussels, Belgium
WorldJul 27, 2019, 2:32 PM IST
Irish PM Leo Varadkar says no-deal Brexit could lead to united Ireland
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said that a no-deal Brexit could only lead to a united Ireland. His comments came after new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the current Brexit deal was unacceptable
WorldJul 23, 2019, 5:32 PM IST
Boris Johnson becomes next UK Prime Minister; promises to ‘deliver Brexit, energise country’
Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary, secured 92,153 votes against 46,656 of his rival Jeremy Hunt in the battle for 10 Downing Street to become the next Prime minister of the UK
WorldJul 22, 2019, 12:48 PM IST
Final hours of voting as Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt fight race to become British PM
After a month-long contest between former London mayor Boris Johnson and foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt, the postal votes of up to 1,60,000 grassroots Conservatives will decide the governing party's next leader.
WorldDec 19, 2018, 4:42 PM IST
Brexit and the watchful Indian: 100 days to go
Brexit has not only left the people of Britain but the rest of the world in wonder. With 100 days to go, plenty of nations have their eye on Britain. The country is currently batting politics and in-fighting at a time when most of the world is eager to know the path that Britain would follow.