At a gathering of London businesses at the London Transport Museum on 8 February, London Mayor Sadiq Khan poked fun at US President Donald Trump and the use of alternative facts. Khan also joked about the attendance of the gathering, referencing the Trump administration claims that up to 1.5 million people were at his inauguration, when actually there were far fewer. The speech also had a serious tone as well, as the London Mayor promised to fight for businesses in London so that they can still have access to the Single Market and the best talent from around the world.
Feb 9, 2017
UK Prime Minister Theresa May won approval from Parliaments lower chamber on 8 February to trigger Britains exit from the European Union. The bill passed straight through the lower house despite attempts by pro-EU MPs to make amendments to the bill. Lawmakers (MPs) voted 494 to 122 in favour of legislation giving May the right to trigger Article 50, ending days of intense debate.
Feb 9, 2017
Kashmir shutdown: Essential services hit after separatists protest on Afzal Guru's death anniversary
Narendra Modi's dig at Manmohan Singh: Has the protesting Congress always backed the former prime minister?
Mr. President, Mr. President, Republican majority leader Mitch McConell interrupted Liberal Democratic Elizabeth Warren as she was reading a 30-year-old letter by Martin Luther King Juniors wife, Coretta Scott King. However, this wasn’t going to stop her reading the letter, which she did just outside the door on Facebook live.
Feb 8, 2017
Pakistan summons India's deputy high commissioner over "unprovoked ceasefire violation" by Indian troops
Tamil Nadu: Amid feud between AIADMK chief Sasikala and former CM O Panneerselvam, Congress blames BJP for mess
PM Modi in Ghaziabad: 'Uttar Pradesh can become India's Uttam Pradesh if they choose the right government'
Assembly and municipal elections 2017: Will Congress-SP and Hardik Patel-Shiv Sena come together against PM Modi?
Tamil Nadu: AIADMK proposes, Sasikala disposes of Panneerselvam; Twitter rebounds with 'paneer' jokes
- Shocking CCTV footage reveals evil nanny torturing and throwing eight-month-old to the floor in Russia
- Pervert Indian-origin science teacher who filmed girls in school restrooms sentenced to 4 years in jail
- 'Fleet of UFOs' filmed by a plane passenger in Taiwan creates a flutter online [Video]
- Florida shooting: Indian-American math teacher Shanti Viswanathan lauded for her bravery that saved many students
- Topless PETA activists protest use of fur and leather at London Fashion Week