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Rishi Sunak resigns as British PM following Labour Party's landslide victory in polls

Rishi Sunak on Friday met the King in Buckingham Palace to submit his resignation as the Prime Minister of the UK, just hours after his party registered a landslide defeat in the general polls.

I am taking responsibility for the defeat: Rishi Sunak after Labour Party registers landslide victory in UK general poll

British PM Rishi Sunak on Friday (July 5, 2024) conceded defeat in the general polls with trends showing the opposition Labour Party marching ahead to form the next government in the country, ending the 14-year rule of the Conservative Party.

UK polls: Rishi Sunak bracing for major loss, Labour Party marching ahead

The opposition Labour Party is ahead in the UK general polls with the counting of votes currently underway on Friday.

'Makes me angry': Rishi Sunak on being called 'Paki' by Reform UK Party campaigner

London: British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak expressed his outrage after a supporter of Nigel Farage's right-wing Reform UK party directed a racist slur at him, media reported.

After backlash, UK PM Rishi Sunak drops plan to limit graduate visas

London/IBNS: Following a backlash, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has dropped the plan to restrict the graduate visas which facilitate students from abroad to work in Britain for two years after they complete their courses, media reports said.

Ending months of speculations, Rishi Sunak announces UK general elections on July 4

London/IBNS: Ending months of speculations, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak Wednesday announced the schedule for the country's general elections on July 4.

US plans to impose new sanctions on Iran following attack on Israel

The US on Tuesday (April 16, 2024) said it will impose new sanctions targeting Iran, including its missile and drone programme, against entities supporting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and Iran’s Defence Ministry.

UK raises family visa income requirement by 55 percent to curb legal migration

London/IBNS: The United Kingdom has hiked the family visa income requirement by 55 percent in a bid to control the legal migration to the country.

UK PM Rishi Sunak likely to lose his own constituency in upcoming polls, says survey

A poll released by a civil society campaign organisation indicates that the ruling Conservative Party might face defeat in the general polls likely to be held later this year.

Rishi Sunak government to ban 'hate preachers' from Pakistan, other nations from entering UK amid 'shocking increase' in extremism

The UK government is planning to bar hate preachers from countries like Pakistan, Afghanistan and Indonesia from entering the country.

UK Cabinet reshuffle: James Cleverly replaces Suella Braverman as Interior Minister

London: James Cleverly has been named the new Interior Minister, replacing his former position as Foreign Secretary, in a major cabinet upheaval announced by British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Monday.

UK Cabinet reshuffle: PM Rishi Sunak brings back David Cameron, sacks Home Secretary Suella Braverman

In a major Cabinet reshuffle, British PM Rishi Sunak on Monday (November 13, 2023) removed Home Secretary Suella Braverman and even made a surprising move of bringing back his predecessor David Cameron as Foreign Secretary.

Britain: Rishi Sunak may consider ban on young people buying cigarettes

British PM Rishi Sunak is planning to introduce measures that would ban the next generation from buying cigarettes.

UK raises visa fee for tourists, students effective from Oct 4

London: The British government has announced that starting from October 4, there will be an increase in visa fees.

UK PM Rishi Sunak bans dog breed American XL Bully after spate of attacks

London: A man in Britain's Staffordshire died after he was reportedly attacked by a dog.