Category: Travel

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staffSeptember 5, 2018

Cholera case on Algeria-France flight

French authorities evacuated 141 passengers and crew from a flight arriving in the French city of Perpignan from Algeria on ...

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staffSeptember 5, 2018

Passengers taken ill on Dubai-New York flight, plane quarantined at JFK

Emirates airline said on Wednesday that 10 passengers were taken ill on a flight to New York to Dubai. Local ...

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staffSeptember 3, 2018

Dozens of elephants killed in Botswana

Carcases of nearly 90 elephants have been found near a famous wildlife sanctuary in Botswana, conservationists say. Elephants Without Borders, ...

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staffSeptember 2, 2018

Hong Kong dim sum favorite faces uncertain future

Impatient diners crowd around carts of steaming dim sum steered by fierce “trolley aunties” at Hong Kong’s Lin Heung Tea ...

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staffSeptember 2, 2018

Egypt says village found in Nile Delta predated pharaohs

Egypt says archeologists have unearthed one of the oldest villages ever found in the Nile Delta, with remains dating back ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

Ryanair cancels flights as pilots walk out

Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm’s flights during the ...

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staffAugust 9, 2018

Morocco’s oldest Roman site rises again

Situated in a fertile plain at the foot of Mount Zerhoun, Morocco, the sprawling remains of Volubilis – the country’s ...

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staffAugust 8, 2018

Airbnb axes Great Wall sleepover contest

Airbnb has called off a competition offering to chance to spend a night on the Great Wall of China. The ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Archaeologists find ancient pottery workshop in Egypt

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient pottery manufacturing workshop dating to more than 4,000 years ago. Thursday’s statement by ...

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staffJuly 14, 2018

Archaeologists in Egypt discover mummification workshop

Archaeologists say they have discovered a mummification workshop dating back some 2,500 years at an ancient necropolis near Egypt’s famed ...