With most services unavailable due to Covid-19, flying business class has started to feel more like economy

He said travelers needn’t worry about the risk of infection from the food or even a tipple — “having a scotch in a plane with 40% alcohol is safer than having a glass of tap water” — but they want to see some Covid-19 precautions. “The safety aspect has to be very visual,“ said Bhatia. […]

Alaska Airlines follows United, Delta and American in scrapping hefty flight change fees for economy and premium seats to aid pandemic bounce-back – but goes one step further by extending policy change to ALL international flights

‘When we hear from customers about where we can improve, getting rid of this fee is often the top request. Following previous tough times, airlines made difficult decisions to survive, sometimes at the expense of customer service. United Airlines won’t be following that same playbook as we come out of this crisis. Instead, we’re taking […]

Leeds United: What to expect on their Premier League return

Leeds’ press is phenomenal. Spearheaded by Patrick Bamford, they push up high and at speed. Players are capable of rotating positions and know the system inside out. And they have the work rate and desire to carry it out. There’s a clip from an away game at Wigan from November 2018 that shows seven Leeds […]

Step aboard the flight to nowhere! Singapore Airlines is planning trips that start and end at the SAME airport in a bid to boost business

The domestic market would be the first to see a recovery following the pandemic, leading the company to announce its airlines will operate a smaller fleet on a reduced network in the coming years.

The Latest: CEOs pledge safety for coronavirus vaccines

The figures released by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday brought the nation’s reported cases since the pandemic began to 21,432. Five patients, between the ages of 75 and 90, died in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 341.

Navalny Had Many Enemies in the Kremlin—but Who Wanted Him Dead?

But Putin’s men have only themselves to blame. Although Putin doubtless gave the order to poison Navalny on Aug. 20, he would not have taken this decision without knowing that he had the support of key members of the Kremlin elite, who themselves had strong reasons for wanting Navalny dead. For close to a decade Navalny and […]

Soldier receives Medal of Honor after helping save 70 captives from execution by Islamic State

Payne burst through the doorway and waved the rest of the captives through “like a third base coach,” he said, with at least 30 men sprinting to safety, including some with blood on their clothing. Payne reentered the building to grab one final prisoner.

India’s defence inches closer to hypersonic tech

“The DRDO has today successfully flight tested the Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle using the indigenously developed scramjet propulsion system. With this success, all critical technologies are now established to progress to the next phase,” the defence minister wrote on Twitter.

The best Mac games (September 2020)

Mark of the Ninja: Remastered Stealth games are often the first to make use of groundbreaking new visual technology, but you don’t need ridiculously detailed characters and environments to create a rewarding stealth experience. Klei’s Mark of the Ninja is proof of that, with its 2D perspective and Saturday morning cartoon graphics pairing perfectly with […]

Woman charged over XR’s printing press blockade is 45-year-old British ‘ISIS Jihadi bride’ who claims she was just a volunteer interpreter in Syria before returning to UK to live on a canal boat while claiming benefits

Ministers ordered police to ensure there was no repeat, with Boris Johnson personally ringing the Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick. Sir Keir Starmer faced pressure to condemn Labour’s former shadow home secretary Diane Abbott, who likened the XR protesters to the suffragettes. Police chiefs faced criticism for their ‘softly-softly’ approach to the protests. Extinction Rebellion […]