Thousands of Brits’ holidays threatened by coronavirus as British Airways and Wizz Air cancel flights

“While the government has now updated its advice to cover the Italian locations that have experienced an outbreak, those travelling to nearby cities like Milan or Verona still won’t be able to cancel and claim on travel insurance, nor will those travelling to Tenerife.”

BA cancels string of transatlantic flights due to coronavirus: London to US routes are reduced due to lack of demand and short-haul flights drastically cut back threatening Easter holidays

He said: ‘Something like a mass epidemic is going to have all sorts of consequences and there is always the potential for an economic downside as well… But don’t forget the fundamentals of the UK economy are very strong.’ He added: ‘I have absolutely no doubt that this country will not be defeated by coronavirus […]

COVID-19: Air India gets nod to operate cargo flights to Shanghai, Hong Kong to get medical supplies

Bansal said that they have a group of freight forwarders and consignees and they have been informed about the flights to Shanghai and Hong Kong. He added that they have been asked to book their consignment on these flights that the national carrier would be operating.

COVID-19: Air India gets approvals to operate cargo flights to Shanghai, Hong Kong to get medical supplies

NEW DELHI: Air India has got approvals from Indian and Chinese authorities to operate cargo flights to Shanghai and Hong Kong to get medical supplies, its CMD Rajiv Bansal said on Thursday. “We have applied to Chinese authorities to commence freighter operations to two destinations — Shanghai and Hong Kong — from Delhi. There have […]

International flights may resume from April 15 on case-by-case basis: Hardeep Puri

The Centre has granted special permission to conduct cargo operations using passenger aircraft for ferrying medical equipment and essential goods during the lockdown. Aviation regulator Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in an order issued on Wednesday said there has been an additional demand for transporting essential cargo services due to the viral outbreak.

The best cheap desktop computer deals for April 2020

HP Pavilion 690-0020 Desktop Gaming PC — $588 ($182 off) You no longer have to pay out the nose for a gaming PC, and if you’re looking for a cheap one, a desktop like this HP Pavilion is your best bet. Its AMD Ryzen 4 2400G CPU and RX 580 4GB GPU will handily tackle […]

The best cheap Amazon Kindle sale prices and deals in April 2020

Some parents may want to consider the cheaper standard Kindle instead if their child is arguably getting a little old for the safety features (they might keep the same ereader for years remember) or if the restrictions seem a bit much for ebook content. On the plus side, you can unlock the extra features, making […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite release date, news and leaks

Cut to the chaseWhat is it? A cheaper alternative to the Galaxy Tab S6When is it out? Probably very soonWhat will it cost? Maybe around $415 / £340 / AU$680Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite release date and priceThe Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite has been listed on Amazon Germany with a release date of April […]

Get baking with our top tips on how to make perfect scones – and learn other cheap recipes

Scones. I just had to try this recipe when I saw it on the “Aldi Mums” Facebook group. Ingredients are: 385g self-raising flour; 130g dates; 236ml cream and 230ml lemonade. Stir everything in a bowl, flatten into dough and cut out 15 circles. Brush with beaten egg and bake at 220C for 20 mins. Flatbread. […]

Gold prices today leap as rising Covid cases lead to flight to safety

NEW DELHI: Gold and silver prices leaped on Friday as rapid increase in coronavirus cases hit the risk appetite of investors, leading to rise in demand of safe haven assets even as the rupee gained against the US dollar. The number of active cases have doubled in the last two days to 2,069, as per […]