Category: International Travel News

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

China has stepped up its response to a new coronavirus outbreak that has killed 41 people and infected at least 1,287 as ... Read More

US Space Force logo may look like a Star Trek rip-off, but only if you miss the obvious ‘RUSSIAN connection’

US Space Force logo may look like a Star Trek rip-off, but only if you miss the obvious ‘RUSSIAN connection’

With the launch of a new logo for the US Space Force, cadets might think they’ve signed up to serve ... Read More

UK PM Johnson signs Withdrawal Agreement, paving way for Brexit

UK PM Johnson signs Withdrawal Agreement, paving way for Brexit

The UK's Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson poses after hammering a 'Get Brexit Done' sign into the ... Read More

Several dead, hundreds hurt as quake hits eastern Turkey

Several dead, hundreds hurt as quake hits eastern Turkey

Rescue teams from neighbouring provinces were dispatched to the affected areas, working in the dark with floodlights in the freezing ... Read More

Emilia-Romagna: Will Italy's left-wing stronghold turn far-right?

Emilia-Romagna: Will Italy's left-wing stronghold turn far-right?

League leader Matteo Salvini, right, with candidate of the centre right to the presidency of Emilia-Romagna Lucia Borgonzoni on January ... Read More

‘It'll all work out!’ Trump praises China for strong measures to contain killer coronavirus as more cases pop up abroad

‘It'll all work out!’ Trump praises China for strong measures to contain killer coronavirus as more cases pop up abroad

US President Donald Trump has commended his Chinese counterpart for his country’s quick response to a rapidly moving coronavirus outbreak, ... Read More

China expands coronavirus outbreak lockdown, fast-tracks hospital

China expands coronavirus outbreak lockdown, fast-tracks hospital

China has expanded its lockdown against the deadly new virus to an unprecedented 36 million people as it rushes to build ... Read More

Iranian news agency says its website has GONE DOWN ‘due to US sanctions’

Iranian news agency says its website has GONE DOWN ‘due to US sanctions’

The website of Iran’s Fars News Agency, often described as semi-state operator, has gone offline worldwide, with the agency claiming ... Read More

Calls for animal cruelty charges after two cats CRUSHED TO DEATH in horror baggage transfer at Moscow airport

Calls for animal cruelty charges after two cats CRUSHED TO DEATH in horror baggage transfer at Moscow airport

An air traveller is demanding justice for his cats after two died of injuries when their carrier cases were damaged, ... Read More

France confirms first European coronavirus cases

France confirms first European coronavirus cases

A health worker attends a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, ... Read More

Coronavirus: Officials confirm second US case of virus

Coronavirus: Officials confirm second US case of virus

Passengers wear protective masks to protect against the spread of the Coronavirus as they arrive at the Los Angeles International ... Read More

'I'm happy to be alive': Rally driver champion escapes death after HORROR 115mph smash sends car flying off mountain (VIDEO)

'I'm happy to be alive': Rally driver champion escapes death after HORROR 115mph smash sends car flying off mountain (VIDEO)

A champion rally driver has confessed he is "happy to be alive" after cheating death when his car flipped off ... Read More

Trump impeachment trial day five: All the latest updates

Trump impeachment trial day five: All the latest updates

The Republican-controlled United States Senate will hear the final day of arguments against President Donald Trump as the impeachment trial enters its fifth day ... Read More

Thousands of Iraqis rally to demand withdrawal of US troops

Thousands of Iraqis rally to demand withdrawal of US troops

An Iraqi woman protests against what she called 'US colonialism', saying 'Baghdad will be free' Baghdad, Iraq - As thousands ... Read More

Second case of Wuhan coronavirus confirmed in US, 63 still under investigation

Second case of Wuhan coronavirus confirmed in US, 63 still under investigation

A second US case of the deadly pneumonia-like coronavirus has been confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... Read More

‘You f*cking four-eyed c*nt’: England cricket star Stokes risks sanction after foul-mouthed rant at fan in South Africa (VIDEO)

‘You f*cking four-eyed c*nt’: England cricket star Stokes risks sanction after foul-mouthed rant at fan in South Africa (VIDEO)

England hero Ben Stokes could be in hot water with the cricket authorities after he was caught on camera appearing ... Read More

Trump impeachment trial: Will Democrats get their witnesses?

Trump impeachment trial: Will Democrats get their witnesses?

Lead manager House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff delivers opening arguments during the second day of the Senate impeachment trial ... Read More

'He's clearly not all there': NFL star Antonio Brown ordered to pay $100K to leave prison after burglary and battery charges

'He's clearly not all there': NFL star Antonio Brown ordered to pay $100K to leave prison after burglary and battery charges

A judge has ordered an evaluation of Antonio Brown's mental state and handed the NFL free agent tough release terms ... Read More

China orders travel agencies to suspend tours to contain virus outbreak

China orders travel agencies to suspend tours to contain virus outbreak

China orders travel agencies to suspend tours to contain virus outbreak published : 24 Jan 2020 at 22:12 A passenger ... Read More

Qatar 'fake news' law signals 'worrying regression': Rights group

Qatar 'fake news' law signals 'worrying regression': Rights group

The report said the law punishes anyone who 'broadcasts, publishes, or republishes false or biased rumors' A new law in ... Read More

Western Balkans’ future ‘should be toward Europe,’ EU to discuss enlargement soon – Brussels

Western Balkans’ future ‘should be toward Europe,’ EU to discuss enlargement soon – Brussels

The President of the European Council, Charles Michel, said on Friday that the bloc will be holding intensive discussions in ... Read More

Gunman opens fire in German town, several believed dead

Gunman opens fire in German town, several believed dead

Police have secured the area in Rot am See following the shooting Six people have died and others wounded following ... Read More

‘So much for special relationship’: UK foreign sec roasted online after US rejects extradition request for American agent’s wife

‘So much for special relationship’: UK foreign sec roasted online after US rejects extradition request for American agent’s wife

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been ridiculed on social media for a weak response to Washington rejecting the extradition ... Read More

Social justice comes for the boardroom: Goldman Sachs declares war on the straight, white, male corporate board

Social justice comes for the boardroom: Goldman Sachs declares war on the straight, white, male corporate board

Investment bank Goldman Sachs won’t underwrite companies’ initial public offerings unless their boards have at least one “diverse” member. Social ... Read More

Merkel’s Turkish delights: Erdogan showers German chancellor with gifts as the two meet in Istanbul (PHOTOS)

Merkel’s Turkish delights: Erdogan showers German chancellor with gifts as the two meet in Istanbul (PHOTOS)

Hosting Angela Merkel in Istanbul, Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan launched a charm offensive of sorts, presenting her with a ... Read More

UK foreign minister rebukes US over extradition refusal

UK foreign minister rebukes US over extradition refusal

Harry Dunn's parents visited the US last year, where they met President Donald Trump The refusal of the United States ... Read More

Conor cashes in: McGregor laughs as UFC boss Dana White hands him $50K IN CASH over whiskies to celebrate Cerrone win

Conor cashes in: McGregor laughs as UFC boss Dana White hands him $50K IN CASH over whiskies to celebrate Cerrone win

Less than a year after being fined $50,000 for his part in the violent aftermath of his defeat to Khabib ... Read More

Arsenal set to rival Roman Abramovich's record as Gunners target Ukraine starlet Mykola Matviyenko

Arsenal set to rival Roman Abramovich's record as Gunners target Ukraine starlet Mykola Matviyenko

Arsenal are set to make Mykola Matviyenko the most expensive Ukrainian player since Roman Abramovich lured Andriy Shevchenko to Chelsea ... Read More

‘I‘m closed’: Eiffel Tower shuts down amid sweeping strike by unions in France

‘I‘m closed’: Eiffel Tower shuts down amid sweeping strike by unions in France

Delivering a heavy blow to holidaymakers, Paris' most iconic landmark has closed, due to massive protests against a divisive retirement ... Read More

Killer coronavirus KOs Ramirez v Postol WBC & WBO unification world title fight in China

Killer coronavirus KOs Ramirez v Postol WBC & WBO unification world title fight in China

The WBC and WBO light-welterweight world title showdown between Jose Ramirez and Viktor Postol scheduled to take place in Haikou, ... Read More

McDonald's shuts down restaurants in five Chinese cities as coronavirus spreads

McDonald's shuts down restaurants in five Chinese cities as coronavirus spreads

Fast food chain McDonald's has announced it will halt operations in five cities in China's Hubei province, where the new ... Read More

‘Your mother was a hamster’: Social media trolls British newspaper after publishing fake new blue passport with Monty Python line

‘Your mother was a hamster’: Social media trolls British newspaper after publishing fake new blue passport with Monty Python line

The Daily Express newspaper has been mercilessly trolled online after publishing a fake blue British passport that includes the quote: ... Read More

Palestinians warn Israel, US as Trump discusses new 'peace plan'

Palestinians warn Israel, US as Trump discusses new 'peace plan'

Tensions have soared between the Palestinian Authority and the US and since Trump took office The Palestinian Authority has warned ... Read More

China coronavirus: Two deaths reported outside Hubei

China coronavirus: Two deaths reported outside Hubei

China is taking drastic measures to contain the outbreak of a deadly new virus as tens of millions prepare to ... Read More

From the US to Afghanistan: Rediscovering the mother who left me

From the US to Afghanistan: Rediscovering the mother who left me

Tracee, aged nine, and her mother, Sharon, on her final visit home before she died in a helicopter accident four ... Read More

‘I want to open new fronts with Russia & China as US lived off the fat of our land,’ Philippines’ Duterte tells RT 

‘I want to open new fronts with Russia & China as US lived off the fat of our land,’ Philippines’ Duterte tells RT 

Speaking to RT, firebrand President Rodrigo Duterte spewed vitriol at the US for seeing the Philippines as "a vassal state," ... Read More

Chinese authorities share first PHOTOS of deadly CORONAVIRUS

Chinese authorities share first PHOTOS of deadly CORONAVIRUS

The first close-up images of the deadly coronavirus which has killed at least 26 people and infected some 830 others ... Read More

EU top officials sign Brexit deal ahead of vote in parliament

EU top officials sign Brexit deal ahead of vote in parliament

The presidents of the European Commission and the European Council signed off on Britain’s EU divorce agreement on Friday. After ... Read More

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

China has stepped up its response to a new coronavirus outbreak that has killed 26 people and infected at least 830, placing restrictions ... Read More

Merkel and Erdogan’s smiles hide tough times ahead: what can we expect from EU-Turkey talks?

Merkel and Erdogan’s smiles hide tough times ahead: what can we expect from EU-Turkey talks?

Damian Wilsonis a UK journalist, ex-Fleet Street editor, financial industry consultant and political communications special advisor in the UK and ... Read More

Singapore confirms 2 more Wuhan virus cases, tally is now 3

Singapore confirms 2 more Wuhan virus cases, tally is now 3

Singapore has confirmed two more cases of a new strain of coronavirus, the Health Ministry said on Friday. The statement ... Read More

Singapore confirms 2 more Wuhan virus cases, tally is now 3

Singapore confirms 2 more Wuhan virus cases, tally is now 3

Singapore has confirmed two more cases of a new strain of coronavirus, the Health Ministry said on Friday. The statement ... Read More

Shanghai Disney to be closed from Saturday to help prevent spread of virus

Shanghai Disney to be closed from Saturday to help prevent spread of virus

Shanghai Disney closed to help prevent spread of virus published : 24 Jan 2020 at 13:51 People visit Shanghai Disney ... Read More

Shanghai Disney closed to help prevent spread of virus

Shanghai Disney closed to help prevent spread of virus

Shanghai Disney closed to help prevent spread of virus published : 24 Jan 2020 at 13:51 People visit Shanghai Disney ... Read More

Dozens of Indian students TRAPPED in Wuhan as China scrambles to stop spread of deadly coronavirus

Dozens of Indian students TRAPPED in Wuhan as China scrambles to stop spread of deadly coronavirus

A group of young Indians studying medicine in Wuhan, China have found themselves trapped in the city, as Beijing rushes ... Read More