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Meet Akshata Murthy, the Tycoon Wife of UK PM Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak will be the next prime minister of the UK after Liz Truss' historical forty-four days in office and her resignation from leadership. By his side is his wife, Akshata Murthy, a fashion designer and millionaire. She is...

Rishi Sunak is the New Prime Minister in the UK

Seven weeks after losing to Liz Truss in this year’s first Conservative leadership contest, Rishi Sunak emerged as the victor on Monday. He is set to become the UK’s first British Asian prime minister at age forty-two, the youngest in...

Why Isn’t the UK Having an Election?

An election in the UK looks unlikely despite the fact that the ruling Conservative Party will soon decide on the third Prime Minister within seven weeks. After Boris Johnson and Liz Truss resigned, Rishi Sunak, former Chancellor of the...

Boris Johnson, The Surprising Comeback

Former UK PM Boris Johnson who resigned only six weeks ago may make a spectacular return to No. 10 Dawning Street following the dramatic resignation of Liz Truss on Thursday. Johnson has not yet announced his intentions, but political analysts...

Liz Truss Resigns as UK Prime Minister

Liz Truss, the UK Prime Minister, resigned on Thursday in a remarkable turn of events that has created political chaos in the country. Three and a half months ago, the previous PM, Boris Johnson, also resigned from the position. After...

Battle of Navarino: A Milestone in the Greek War of Independence

The Battle of Navarino, one of the most important battles in Greece’s War of Independence, took place 194 years ago today, on October 20, 1827. It was on this date that a coalition of united European powers defeated the Ottoman...

Cyprus Marks Independence Day With Military Parade

Cyprus marks October 1st, Independence Day, with a traditional military parade in Nicosia. It has been sicty-two years since the republic was established after Cyprus finally won full sovereignty from Britain. “We remain focused on the liberation and reunification of...

The Queen’s Funeral: Britain’s Longest Reigning Monarch Laid to Rest

Queen Elizabeth II's funeral is on Monday. It will take place at London’s Westminster Abbey, the building in which she received her crown as Queen and later married. The royal family, close friends and Heads of State such as Biden...

UK’s Plan to Bus Foreign Leaders to Queen’s Funeral Faces Backlash

The UK is facing a diplomatic backlash over VIP travel arrangements for Queen Elizabeth's funeral, with many world leaders now seeking special permission to bypass arrangements, according to The Times. The Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office (FCDO) has said that...

Greek Cypriot Woman First to Publicly Kiss King Charles III

A Cypriot woman who managed to kiss the newly-proclaimed King Charles III on the cheek as he greeted well-wishers outside Buckingham Palace has said she will “take that kiss with her forever.” Jennifer Assiminios was among the crowd of people...