For airlines, flexibility key to coping with U.S.-China trade war – Emirates executive

For airlines, flexibility key to coping with U.S.-China trade war – Emirates executive

By Cassandra Garrison and Felipe Iturrieta SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Airlines must be “flexible” to deal with the consequences of a trade war between the United States and China, a senior Emirates executive told Reuters in Santiago on Friday. Earlier in...
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Rodrigo Duterte says he’ll resign as Philippine president if someone can prove God exists

Rodrigo Duterte says he’ll resign as Philippine president if someone can prove God exists

The Philippine president, who recently sparked outrage for calling God stupid, has courted new controversy in his largely Roman Catholic country by saying he will resign if anybody can prove that God exists. President Rodrigo Duterte questioned anew in a...
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May wins support from divided UK cabinet on Brexit plan

May wins support from divided UK cabinet on Brexit plan

‘Fraternity’: France revives one of its most revered mottos Read more May wins support from divided cabinet on Brexit plan Read more Rebels in Syria’s Deraa agree surrender deal Read more ‘Limited time’ for rescue mission to free Thailand...
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A long, winding look inside a virtual cave like the one 12 Thai boys have to escape

A long, winding look inside a virtual cave like the one 12 Thai boys have to escape

A young Thai soccer team and their coach remain trapped in an air pocket in a twisting, dangerous cave system days after they were found. That’s because their way out is dangerous and dark – due to flooding during the...
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Lions Eat Men Suspected of Poaching Rhinos. Some Saw ‘Karma.’

Lions Eat Men Suspected of Poaching Rhinos. Some Saw ‘Karma.’

CAPE TOWN — In the cold hours before dawn this week on a South African game reserve, a dog began barking. It was a special breed of Belgian sheepdog, and its job was to listen for poachers. The dog’s handler,...
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Airport parking is extortionate, says RAC

Airport parking is extortionate, says RAC

Image caption Stansted has some of the highest charges for dropping off passengers Anyone taking friends or relatives to the airport this summer – or picking them up – is likely to be shocked by the cost of parking, says...
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Mexico key ‘El Chapo’ Guzman henchman extradited

Image copyright EPA Image caption TV images showed armed police leading Damaso Lopez onto a plane at an airport in Ciudad Juarez Mexico has extradited to the US a senior member of the Sinaloa drug gang formerly headed by Joaquin...
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Womb cancer: ‘I could have suffered less with earlier diagnosis’

Womb cancer: ‘I could have suffered less with earlier diagnosis’

Image copyright Genevieve Chapman – Miss Gen P Image caption Faith and her husband were trying for a baby when she was diagnosed with womb cancer Womb cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women in the UK but...
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HIV vaccine shows promise in human trial

HIV vaccine shows promise in human trial

Image copyright Getty Images An HIV vaccine that has the potential to protect people around the world from the virus has shown promising results. The treatment, which aims to provide immunity against various strains of the virus, produced an anti-HIV...
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Nantes riots: France policeman formally investigated over shooting

Nantes riots: France policeman formally investigated over shooting

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThere have been three nights of unrest in Nantes A French police officer has been placed under formal investigation over a fatal shooting in Nantes, which triggered three nights of rioting. The...
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