How not to get burned this summer: Travel industry tries to cut losses

After months of closures and cancellations, holidays abroad are within reach.  This week, holiday firms were bombarded with bookings from sunseeking Britons after the Government revealed it would open ‘air bridges’ to countries where the virus was contained. But those who go abroad this summer may find they cannot get travel insurance for cancellations linked … Read more How not to get burned this summer: Travel industry tries to cut losses

As more patients seem to be surviving infection, John Naish asks: has Covid-19 burned itself out?

Nearly three months into Britain’s coronavirus pandemic and death and infection rates are falling steadily.  Elsewhere in the world, in countries that are some weeks ahead of us and where lockdown restrictions have been eased, there are as yet few signs of a dreaded ‘second wave’ – although it is early days. Now some scientists … Read more As more patients seem to be surviving infection, John Naish asks: has Covid-19 burned itself out?

Trump bashed Democrat-run cities burned by rioters and demands more National Guard be activated

Donald Trump took to Twitter Sunday afternoon to voice his displeasure with Democratic mayors and governors across the country who he feels are not taking enough action to stop violent rioters in their respective jurisdictions. ‘Get tough Democrat Mayors and Governors,’ the president urged in a tweet. ‘These people are ANARCHISTS. Call in our National … Read more Trump bashed Democrat-run cities burned by rioters and demands more National Guard be activated

Trump bashed Democrat-run cities burned by rioters and demands more National Guard be activated

Donald Trump took to Twitter Sunday afternoon to voice his displeasure with Democratic mayors and governors across the country who he feels are not taking enough action to stop violent rioters in their respective jurisdictions. ‘Get tough Democrat Mayors and Governors,’ the president urged in a tweet. ‘These people are ANARCHISTS. Call in our National … Read more Trump bashed Democrat-run cities burned by rioters and demands more National Guard be activated

Iraqi woman, 20, ‘is burned to death by her abusive husband’

Iraqi woman, 20, is pictured writhing in pain on her hospital bed ‘after being set alight by her abusive husband’ before dying of her injuries Malak Haider al-Zubaidi, 20, died in Iraqi hospital on Saturday from severe burns  She was allegedly beaten and set alight by her husband, an Iraqi policeman  Her family say she … Read more Iraqi woman, 20, ‘is burned to death by her abusive husband’