U.S. renews sanctions waivers allowing Iran nonproliferation work

The move by the Trump administration, which in 2018 withdrew from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and reimposed sanctions on Iran, will allow nonproliferation work to continue at the Arak heavy-water research reactor, the Bushehr nuclear power plant, the Tehran Research Reactor and other nuclear initiatives.

Long-standing UK restaurant chain goes bust as sector reels

Carluccio’s, a restaurant chain that served Italian fare in the U.K. for the best part of three decades, said Monday that it had gone into administration, a form of bankruptcy, less than two weeks after the government shut down all restaurants in the face of the pandemic.

UK residency application scheme hit by virus outbreak

The UK is currently in a transition period, scheduled to run until the end of this year, during which the plan was for the country to remain subject to EU regulations, while conducting negotiations about future relations between the UK and its European neighbors.

Coronavirus latest: UK PM Boris Johnson hospitalized with COVID-19 symptoms

13:30 China has sold 3.86 billion face masks to foreign buyers since March 1, as well as 16,000 ventilators, 2.84 million COVID-19 testing kits, and millions of items of protective clothing, a customs representative said on Sunday. The combined value of medical exports has reached 10.2 billion yuan ($1.44 billion, €1.33 billion), said customs official Jin […]

UK coronavirus deaths could reach 7,000 to 20,000: Neil Ferguson

LONDON: UK deaths from the coronavirus could rise to between about 7,000 and 20,000 under measures taken to slow the spread of the virus, Neil Ferguson, a professor at Imperial College in London who has helped shape the government’s response, said on Sunday. “We had an exponentially growing curve of infections which we interrupted at […]

UK coronavirus deaths could reach 7,000 to 20,000: Ferguson

LONDON (Reuters) – UK deaths from the coronavirus could rise to between about 7,000 and 20,000 under measures taken to slow the spread of the virus, Neil Ferguson, a professor at Imperial College in London who has helped shape the government’s response, said on Sunday.

Trump sends best wishes to UK’s Boris Johnson after hospitalization

President TrumpDonald John TrumpPelosi eyes end of April to bring a fourth coronavirus relief bill to the floor NBA to contribute 1 million surgical masks to NY essential workers Private equity firm with ties to Kushner asks Trump administration to relax rules on loan program: report MORE wished U.K. Prime Minster Boris Johnson good health […]

Prince Harry Won’t Apply for U.S. Citizenship or a Green Card “Anytime Soon”

So what does this mean for Harry’s ability to earn an income in the United States? The Duke of Sussex has previously been estimated to be worth more than $36 million, and this may qualify him for a visa available to entrepreneurs willing to invest in the United States, the Sunday Times said. He could also possibly […]

US eases rules for foreign students; Indian pupils stand to benefit

MUMBAI: The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has reversed its earlier stand that international STEM students undergoing optional practical training (OPT) cannot be placed at customer work sites. The USCIS made changes on its website on Friday night removing these restrictions, but reiterated that employers need to meet their training obligations. In addition, […]

Feminism is in danger of becoming toxic

Ched Evans is the only Football League player who has been convicted of rape, out of the many who have been accused, and yet feminist energy at the moment is being directed towards him as an individual rather than towards a criminal justice system that fails rape victims. It has been long known that there […]