Boris Johnson has sought to reassure France over Britain's 'Aukus' military alliance with the US and Australia, after officials in Paris suggested the UK was a lapdog to Joe Biden's administration.
The prime minister said the deal was "not intended to adversarial or exclusionary", and added, "we stand shoulder to shoulder with France in so many important ways". Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Boris Johnson has arrived in New York for what he has described as a “crucial” summit with world leaders at the United Nations.
The Prime Minister will appear at the UN General Assembly to urge allies to honour their pledge to raise $100 billion a year to help developing countries cut their carbon emissions. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has hailed the London Underground's first major expansion this century as a "win for everyone", as two new stations opened on the Northern Line today.
Mr Shapps visited the new stations at Nine Elms and Battersea Power Station with London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who said the development will help support up to 25,000 jobs and 20,000 homes. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Asma Khan employs an all-women team at her award-winning London restaurant, the Darjeeling Express. As she serves up the Indian cuisine of her childhood, she's fighting for equality in a male-dominated industry.
Kamal Singh was mesmerised by ballet when he first saw the art form on television. To pursue his dream, this Delhi boy, the son of an autorishaw driver, launched on an unusual journey that took him all the way to London to study ballet at the prestigious English National Ballet School. However, Kamal's father, who drives an e-rikshaw, is not able to fund his stay and training and if you would like to help him realise his dream of beoming a professional dancer then please consider donating here:
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Mayor of London Sadiq Khan unveils a series of painted road crossings in central London, created by artist Yinka Ilori, as the British capital hopes to transform a dull and grey winter into an explosion of colour and life amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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With entrepreneurship becoming a viable path to success, meet a group of creative thinkers and critical minds in Nigeria, Kenya, Morocco and South Africa whose innovative solutions are making a local impact, but also have global appeal.
Energy UK, a trade association for the energy sector, has said it does not believe customers will be left without power, despite a surge in gas prices threatening the futures of some providers.
Chief executive Emma Pinchbeck said: "Customers should be reassured by the fact that industry and government are talking, there are lots of solutions to where we're spotting problems." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Foreign Office minister James Cleverly has warned there is no guarantee that Boris Johnson will convince world leaders to hit a key pledge ahead of the COP26 climate summit.
The prime minister wants allies to live up to their promise to give $100 billion a year to developing countries to help cut their carbon emissions.
Mr Cleverly said: "We've chosen to be ambitious. That means we can't guarantee there will be a result at the end of it, but you've got to be bold and that's what we've decided to do." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn