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Markets Drop After Sobering News From Europe

EU says recession will be deeper than forecast.Technology companies and banks led stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday, as the market gave back some of the big gains it made the past couple of weeks. The sell-off snapped the S&P 500 index’s five-day winning streak.

The IMF's chief economist poured cold water on the Bank of England's claim the UK is heading for a V-shaped recovery

The economy could see "a spike initially, and then going forward, I think we could end up with something much more flat," Gopinath told lawmakers in Britain's parliament on Wednesday.Her comments on the UK economy are in sharp contrast to projections by two policymakers at the Bank of England.

England to end quarantine for over 50 countries, US excluded

As the spread of the novel coronavirus slows in Europe, countries are reopening travel after more than three months of lockdown.Britain will end coronavirus quarantines for people arriving in England from more than 50 countries, including Germany, France, Spain and Italy - but not the United States - the British government said on Friday.

UK coronavirus alert downgraded from Level 4 to 3

The UK's coronavirus alert level has been downgraded from four to three on Friday, a moved hailed by the government as a "big moment" in its pandemic fight.

UK to begin trial of latest coronavirus vaccine candidate this week

British government said 300 healthy people will be immunized with two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed at Imperial. The human trials for this Covid vaccine candidate witll start this week.

UK Warns China: Do Not Destroy The Jewel Of Hong Kong

The United Kingdom warned Beijing on Tuesday to step back from the brink over an "authoritarian" national security law in Hong Kong that it said risked destroying one of the jewels of Asia's economy while ruining the reputation of China.

Sex with Someone From A Different Household Is Illegal In Uk From Today Under New Lockdown Rules

The UK government is introducing new guidelines under which gathering with one or more people you don't live with will be against the law.Ever since the novel coronavirus lockdown has been implemented, a lot of changes have taken place in our lives. Well, another change just took place in England and it is just bizarre.

Restarting international air travel not entirely in India’s hand

Hours after the Home Ministry announced fresh guidelines pertaining to the countrywide lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic, India’s aviation regulator DGCA said the suspension of scheduled international commercial passenger flights will continue till midnight on June 30. 

Queen, 94, Seen Riding Pony In Grounds of Windsor Castle for First time Since Lockdown Began

Her Majesty shows that she's ride as reign during the coronavirus pandemic-as she is pictured riding for the first time since lockdown began.The Queen was seen on Balmoral Fern,a 14 year-old Fell Poney,in Home Park,Windsor.The Queen has been isolating there with her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, 98, and a small number of staff.

UK unrolls test and trace system in next stage of COVID-19 fight

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that from Thursday the UK would be moving to a new test and trace system operated by the state-funded National Health Service (NHS) to try and keep control over the coronavirus pandemic as the country's lockdown is gradually eased.

Greece To Open For Tourism June 15 Onwards

The country planned to open to tourists on July 1, it has moved up its reopening date in a bid to boost its tourism-reliant economy. However, international flights to the country will gradually resume from July 1 only.

UK PM Boris Johnson plans to reduce Huawei's role in 5G network ahead of his US June trip

Ahead of his US trip British Prime Minister plans to reduce Huawei's involvement in Britain’s 5G network in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.



UK court orders Anil Ambani to pay USD 717mn to Chinese banks

A spokesperson for Anil Ambani said the matter pertains to an alleged personal guarantee for a corporate loan availed by Reliance Communications Limited (RCom) in 2012 for global refinancing.

NEW LAW: Every UK Adult Will Now Be An Organ Donor By Default

A historic law in England will now deem every adult there to be an organ donor after they die. According to the change in law, consent will be presumed for every adult, unless the family intervenes or the individual opts out, reports The Guardian.