Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Global Travel

Global Travel

Chaos at airports globally due to check-in systems crash

LONDON: Air passengers faced problems at airports across the world computer check-in systems crashed due to a “network issue”. Passengers endured long waits at check-in...

Rescuers dig through collapsed buildings in Mexico, toll 149

MEXICO CITY: Rescue crews and ordinary citizens searched through rubble for survivors as night fell on Tuesday on battered cities in central Mexico, including...

7.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico, at least 62 dead

MEXICO CITY: At least 42 people are dead after a 7.1 magnitude hit central Mexico Tuesday afternoon on the 32nd anniversary of the biggest...

Hurricane Maria headed for Puerto Rico after hitting Dominica

After hitting the Caribbean nation of Dominica last night, the Category 5 Hurricane Maria is now headed toward Puerto Rico and the US and...

Crude bomb explodes on London tube, 22 hurt

LONDON: A home-made bomb exploded on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London injuring 22 people on Friday, police said, in what was being...

Louvre Abu Dhabi to open its doors in November

ABU DHABI: The Louvre Abu Dhabi will finally open its doors to the public in November, bringing to the Gulf Mesopotamian artefacts and post-impressionist...

Hurricane Irma hits Leeward Islands, Florida in sight

Hurricane Irma, the strongest storm ever recorded in the Atlantic outside of the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico, is bearing down on the...

Hurricane Harvey Grows To Category 4 Storm as it makes landfall

CORPUS CHRISTI / HOUSTON: The National Hurricane Center reports that the eye of Hurricane Harvey, now upgraded to a Category 4 storm, has moved...

Hurricane Harvey threatens US with most powerful storm in 12 years

CORPUS CHRISTI: Hurricane Harvey intensified on Friday, August 25 into potentially the most powerful hurricane to hit the U.S. mainland in more than a...
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Anti-tourism marches spread across Europe

LONDON: With Europe sweltering under a heatwave nicknamed Lucifer, tempers have been boiling over, too, as a wave of anti-tourism protests take place in...