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December 23, 2018 7:42 PM Birmingham Airport hit by air traffic control glitch grounding flights temporarily

Chaos has struck another of Britian's largest airports in the run up to Christmas as Birmingham Airport announced it has suspended all flights. Birmingham Airport has reported an "air traffic control fault" forcing it to temporarily suspend all flights. Eurocontrol, the organisation that manages air traffic across Europe, said flights are expected to be affected 75

December 23, 2018 5:04 PM Indonesia tsunami: Is it safe to travel to Indonesia and Bali? Which areas are affected?

INDONESIA was devastated by a deadly tsunami which struck overnight without warning – but is it safe to travel to Indonesia and Bali and which areas are affected? The tsunami is believed to have been caused by the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano, officials said today. Anak Krakatau is a volcanic island located in the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra 130

December 22, 2018 7:50 PM ‘Isis isn’t beaten’ Second advisor quits after Trump pulls troops out of Syria

A KEY adviser to Donald Trump has quit his job in protest over the US President's decision to pull US troops out of Syria, a source familiar with the matter said on Saturday, just days after it was confirmed US defence secretary James Mattis had tendered his resignation. And Brett McGurk’s decision came less than a fortnight after he warned it would 138

December 22, 2018 6:50 PM '90 percent fatal': Deadly Marburg virus discovered in west Africa for first time

MARBURG, a virus is similar to Ebola which has a 90 percent fatality rate, has been discovered in the west of the continent for the first time, triggering warnings by the US-based Center for Disease Control (CDC) about the danger of an outbreak of the fatal disease. Scientists have found the virus in Egyptian fruit bats in Sierra Leone – the first time the deadly 134

December 22, 2018 10:01 AM Army thwarts NEW drone attack at Gatwick with flights able to resume in just 80 minutes

FLIGHTS have resumed at Gatwick airport after another drone sighting grounded flights for 80 minutes as airport chiefs say the 'military measures' in place ARE working. Flights were temporarily suspended again on Friday night after another confirmed sighting of a drone over the airfield. The airport says “military measures” would ensure the safety of passengers 106

December 22, 2018 3:53 AM World War 3: Russia tests 'unstoppable' HYPERSONIC missile capable of outpacing US systems

FEARS about the defence of western nations are growing after Russia tested a new hypersonic missile which is too fast to be stopped by any defence measure in the world. A total of ten of the 3M22 Tsirkon anti-ship missiles were tested by the Russian Navy. The news was reported by the state-run Tass Russian News Agency. They were fired at targets several 93

December 21, 2018 1:12 PM Vienna shooting: Armed police storm famous Austria restaurant after shots fired

SHOTS have been fired at one of Vienna’s most famous restaurants, with armed police rushing to the scene. One person is feared to have been killed. One person has died and another has been injured after a shooting at a restaurant popular with tourists in the heart of Vienna. A crowd of terrified people fled the scene as shots rang out, before armed police 113

December 21, 2018 1:48 AM Authorities fear ‘ECO-TERRORIST’ could be behind Gatwick Airport drone CHAOS

Police are investigating over 50 reported drone sightings in the vicinity since this time. The Army has been called in to provide assistance. Travellers are being urged not to travel to Gatwick if their flights have been cancelled. According to The Daily Telegraph, Whitehall sources fear an environmental activist could be behind the chaos. One commented 82

December 20, 2018 5:55 PM German airports on alert amid spying reports at Stuttgart

Germany's biggest airports are on alert after four suspected terrorists were spotted staking out Stuttgart airport, reports say. Police are said to be hunting for a son and father from North Rhine-Westphalia and two others seen taking photos of the airport's terminal and grounds. Details of the suspects were passed to German police by Morocco's secret 87

December 20, 2018 12:34 PM Sydney storm: Frightening moment TENNIS ball sized hailstones rain down like meteor shower

AUSTRALIA has been hit by a brutal hailstorm this morning, with giant hail stones the size of tennis balls hitting the city of Sydney. Massive hailstones are pummelling Sydney in Australia, in what is considered a freak hailstorm for this time of year in the region. Terrifying footage, taken in the Surry Hills district, shows the sheer size of the hailstones 130