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Migrants attempt to cross English Channel on a surfboard, intercepted and returned to France

Migrants attempt to cross English Channel on a surfboard, intercepted and returned to France

Using a windsurfing board as a raft and shovels as paddles, four migrants attempted to cross the English Channel. They were however returned back to France after alerting the coastguard. These migrants were on two…

Human rights
Rise in domestic violence in UK amid pandemic crisis calls for legislation enactment by government – Human Rights Watch

Rise in domestic violence in UK amid pandemic crisis calls for legislation enactment by government – Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch said on Monday that with the rise in domestic violence against women and girls in UK during pandemic crisis, it is time for government to step up and enact tough legal guidelines…

Embassies
Nepali embassy rescues migrant worker in UK

Nepali embassy rescues migrant worker in UK

Amid the rising cases of Coronavirus infection, the worries of migrant workers are also increasing with each passing day. Recently, the Nepali Embassy in the United Kingdom rescued a migrant worker who was forcibly thrown…

Embassies
Indian opens registrations for Indians stranded in US, UK, Malaysia, UAE and Iran

Indian opens registrations for Indians stranded in US, UK, Malaysia, UAE and Iran

The Indian government finally came to the rescue of lakhs of its citizens stranded in US, UK, Malaysia, UAE and Iran. On Monday, the government announced that the repatriation process would start from May 7…

Human rights
Welsh Education Decides To Drop Opt-Out Arrangement For Parents

Welsh Education Decides To Drop Opt-Out Arrangement For Parents

Religion cannot be a compulsion; it should be a choice. This has been made clear at the Welsh education system. Up until now, parents could withdraw their children from religion lessons. But now, this provision…

Human rights
The British government will present on January 31 a new package of sanctions against violators of human rights

The British government will present on January 31 a new package of sanctions against violators of human rights

London has announced the launch of an EU-independent sanctions regime against foreign nationals who are involved in human rights abuses. Under this project, the UK government will be able to block the assets of suspects…

News
Leaders of France, Great Britain and Germany express their commitment to the JCPOA

Leaders of France, Great Britain and Germany express their commitment to the JCPOA

The Heads of State and Government of France, Great Britain and Germany on Sunday expressed their commitment to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA, the Iranian nuclear program deal) and called on Iran to…