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More relief for Indian travellers, UK will now recognise Covaxin from Nov 22

London/New Delhi/UNI: In more relief for Indian travellers, Britain said on Monday that from November 22 it will recognise Covid-19 vaccines on the WHO’s Emergency Use Listing, including Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin.

Confident India-UK partnership will continue to strengthen: S Jaishankar

New Delhi/UNI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Friday he was confident that the India-UK partnership will continue to strengthen as he thanked UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss for her Diwali greetings.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Italy, UK to attend G-20 Summit and World Leaders’ Summit of COP-26

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be travelling to Rome, Italy and Glasgow, United Kingdom from Oct 29 to Nov 2 to attend the 16th G-20 Summit and the World Leaders’ Summit of COP-26 respectively, confirmed the Ministry of External Affairs on Sunday.

UK Foreign Secretary to visit HMS Queen Elizabeth in Mumbai

New Delhi/UNI: UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss will be visiting HMS Queen Elizabeth that is the spearhead of the Carrier Strike Group (CSG) during her visit to Mumbai today.

India, UK discuss UN reforms, counterterrorism at 2nd multilateral dialogue

New Delhi/UNI: India and the UK discussed issues of mutual interest pertaining to UN reforms, counterterrorism, peacekeeping and climate action during their second multilateral dialogue.

No quarantine for fully vaccinated Indians travelling to UK: British High Commissioner

New Delhi/IBNS: No quarantine will be required for the fully vaccinated Indians travelling to the UK from October 11, the British High Commissioner to India, Alex Ellis said Thursday.

Tit-for-tat move: India slaps reciprocal measures on UK nationals, imposes mandatory Covid testing and quarantine

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: With the UK failing to give recognition to India’s CoWIN vaccination certification, India on Friday decided to slap reciprocal measures on all UK nationals arriving from Britain from Oct 4, including mandatory Covid-19 RT-PCR testing before and after arrival and 10 days quarantine.

PM Modi praises CoWIN amid tussle with UK over COVID-19 vaccine registration

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday praised the CoWIN days after the United Kingdom had raised questions over the web portal, which is used for online registration and certification of anti-COVID-19 vaccine in the South Asian country.

'No issues on CoWin with certification' : India's response over UK's concern

New Delhi/IBNS: India has dismissed the "vaccination certification issues" cited by the British authorities for not exempting Indians vaccinated with two doses of Covishield from mandatory quarantine on their arrival in the UK.

After India's warning, UK approves Covishield but says no to CoWIN certificate

New Delhi/IBNS: India's warning has prompted the United Kingdom to approve Serum Institute of India (SII)'s anti-COVID-19 vaccine, Covishield, but questions have been raised over the CoWIN certificate, in what could further escalate the bilateral tension.

French PM Macron, PM Modi discuss cooperation in Indo-Pacific after failed submarine deal

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron discussed on Tuesday discussed cooperation in the Indo-Pacific and the situation in Afghanistan, according to media reports.

Jaishankar discusses Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific developments with French Foreign Minister

New Delhi/UNI: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Saturday discussed the recent developments in the Indo-Pacific and Afghanistan with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, amid the escalating tensions between France and the US and Australia over a deal to provide Canberra with nuclear-powered submarines.

India, UK agree on way forward to launch Free Trade Agreement talks

New Delhi/London/UNI: India and the UK have agreed on the way forward to launch negotiations later this year on a bilateral Free Trade Agreement, including kicking off a series of trade working groups from September.

Boris Johnson expected to hold bilateral talks with Joe Biden during UNGA

London/UNI/Sputnik: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to meet with US President Joe Biden at the end of this month, during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), The Times reported on Monday.

PM Modi won't travel to UK for G-7 Summit in June amid Covid spike in India

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not travel to UK to attend the G-7 summit in June, the government informed on Tuesday.