Jitendra Joshi
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Ukraine leader targets 'jets coalition' on UK visit
by Jitendra Joshi - May 16, 2023 - 7:43am
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on a visit to Britain Monday won the promise of hundreds more missiles and drones -- and said his coveted goal of enlisting Western fighter jets was drawing nearer.
Charles III crowned king at first UK coronation in 70 years
by Jitendra Joshi - May 6, 2023 - 7:15pm
Charles III on Saturday finally met his date with destiny after a lifetime as heir to his late mother Queen Elizabeth II, as he was officially crowned king in the first coronation in Britain since...
Charles coronation: Debut role for minority faiths, languages
by Jitendra Joshi - April 30, 2023 - 9:53am
In a first, King Charles III's coronation will feature a prominent role for Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist and Jewish leaders, according to the order of service released by the office of Archbishop of Canterbury Justin...
Sunak appointed crisis-hit UK's first prime minister of colour
by Jitendra Joshi - October 25, 2022 - 7:03pm
Sunak, a Hindu, is the first British-Indian prime minister and, at 42, the youngest leader in more than two centuries. 
Royal family gathers as Queen Elizabeth's doctors sound health alarm
by Jitendra Joshi - September 8, 2022 - 10:46pm
Britain's longest-serving monarch has been dogged by health problems since last October that have left her struggling to walk and stand.
UK PM Johnson quits after cabinet bloodbath
by Jitendra Joshi - July 8, 2022 - 7:38am
Boris Johnson resigned on Thursday as leader of Britain's Conservative party, triggering a prolonged race to succeed the scandal-dogged premier after an extraordinary exodus of ministers from his government.
UK PM fires ally and digs in despite calls to quit
by Jitendra Joshi - July 7, 2022 - 9:08am
Britain's scandal-hit Prime Minister Boris Johnson attempted a rearguard offensive late Wednesday against a cabinet and Conservative party revolt, firing a top ally and vowing to "fight on" despite dozens of government...
Queen catches 'mild' Covid soon after 70th anniversary
by Jitendra Joshi - February 21, 2022 - 7:54am
Queen Elizabeth II tested positive on Sunday for Covid-19 but aides said her symptoms were "mild," as politicians wished Britain's longest-serving monarch a rapid recovery in her 70th year on the throne.
COP26 leaders vow new drive to save forests
by Jitendra Joshi - November 2, 2021 - 7:23am
World leaders will conclude a two-day climate summit on Tuesday with a multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030 — a date too far away for campaigners who want action sooner to save the planet's...
G7 vows action on COVID-19 vaccines, climate change
by Jitendra Joshi - June 14, 2021 - 9:56am
In a final communique issued at their first physical summit in nearly two years, the leaders of the elite club largely hewed to US President Joe Biden's push to regain the West's cohesion after Donald Trump's tumultuous...
G7 leaders take on China, COVID-19 and climate
by Jitendra Joshi - June 13, 2021 - 8:51am
G7 leaders on Saturday confronted China and the threat of future pandemics as the elite club of wealthy nations advertised a newfound Western unity at its first physical summit since 2019.
'I will miss my Grandpa': Princes William, Harry in emotional tributes to Prince Philip
by Jitendra Joshi - April 14, 2021 - 4:06pm
"I will miss my Grandpa, but I know he would want us to get on with the job," he added.
UK to outline early pub closing as virus alert level raised
by Jitendra Joshi - September 22, 2020 - 7:50am
Under new rules to come into force on Thursday, English pubs, bars and other hospitality venues will be required to close at 2100 GMT while food and drink outlets will be restricted to table service only.
'We are losing the race' on climate change: UN chief
by Jitendra Joshi - January 25, 2019 - 9:24am
The world is "losing the race" against climate change, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Thursday, demanding bolder action from governments to arrest runaway warming.
Trump argues tariffs with Xi after tense G20 summit
by Jitendra Joshi - December 2, 2018 - 9:04am
US President Donald Trump sat down for a tariffs showdown over dinner with China's leader Saturday after upending another international forum by snubbing G20 action on trade disputes and climate change.
Trump heads to G20 primed for new conflicts
by Jitendra Joshi - November 30, 2018 - 12:00am
President Donald Trump headed to Argentina yesterday for a fractious weekend of G20 summitry boasting that his trade war with China had injected billions into the US economy.
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