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Millions of people across the UK enter tougher lockdown from Friday, including a complete firebreak shutdown in Wales, as the country battles to get a grip on a resurgence of COVID-19.

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked his party leaders to devise a legal strategy to bring back former premier Nawaz Sharif from the UK as in the absence of an extradition treaty between the two countries it would be difficult to get him extradited, according to a media report.

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked relevant authorities to take steps to bring back PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif from London, where he has been staying since November 2019 on medical grounds, and to ensure that the former premier faces the corruption cases pending against him in various Pakistani courts, according to a media report.

The European Union and recently departed EU member Britain are entering a crucial week of talks, hoping to salvage a rudimentary trade deal within weeks despite a negotiating climate spiked with accusations of untrustworthiness.

A small coronavirus clinical study has been launched in the UK this week to explore the effects of delivering vaccines directly to the body's airways using an inhaler.

The British economy recouped some further lost ground during July after a swath of coronavirus restrictions were eased. However, it still has to make up around half the output lost at the peak of the lockdown.

A senior European Union official headed to London Thursday for an emergency meeting with UK officials over Britain's plan to break part of the Brexit divorce agreement.

An Indian-origin businessman in the UK has been elected as the deputy mayor of London Borough of Southwark for the second time.