Saturday, August 19, 2017

Global Travel

Global Travel

Flyers may soon have their books and magazines screened

WASHINGTON: According to a report in The Economist, last month, America’s Transportation Security Administration (TSA) ran tests at airports in California and Missouri that...
Washington. The country's capital. History, a bustling food scene, the White House, Capitol Hill and many many museums make this a must visit.

US Supreme Court allows travel ban, for now

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary bans on travelers from six Muslim-majority...
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Qatar Airways says flights running smoothly

DOHA: Qatar Airways’ operations to and from its Doha hub are running smoothly, with the vast majority of flights operating as per the schedule. In...

At least 12 dead in London apartment block blaze

LONDON: At least 12 people have died in the fire at a 24-storey apartment tower in west London. A further 78 have been taken to...

Applying for US visa? Be ready to share your social media...

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration has enforced a new extreme visa screening process for foreign nationals including those from India under which applicants might be asked...

Kabul blast leaves 80 dead, at least 350 injured

KABUL: A massive explosion rocked Kabul city at about 8.30am on Wednesday, May 31, in rush hour traffic. The explosion ripped through the diplomatic zone...

Great Barrier Reef damage worse than estimated: Australian experts

SYDNEY: The Great Barrier Reef can no longer be saved in its present form partly because of the “extraordinary rapidity” of climate change, experts...

Nepal aircraft crash death toll rises to 2 after co-pilot dies

KATHMANDU: The death toll in the Nepalese cargo aircraft crash in the Mount Everest region has risen to two after the co-pilot of the...

1 killed, 2 injured after small plane crashes near Mt Everest

KATHMANDU: A senior pilot was killed and two members of the crew, including a woman, were injured today when a Nepalese cargo aircraft crashed...
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Pakistan International Airlines pilot sleeps on flight!

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines has taken a senior pilot off-duty for allegedly sleeping on a London-bound flight, risking the lives of over 300 passengers...