KLM ‘unrest’ travel warning for Kenya, Tanzania sparks anger | Aviation News

Kenyan and Tanzanian governments accuse the carrier of spreading ‘unfounded’ claims about purported ‘civil unrest’. The governments of Kenya and Tanzania have hit out at KLM for spreading “unfounded” claims after the airline published an advisory warning of travel disruptions due to purported civil unrest in the two countries. The carrier had said that “civil … Read more

North Korea denies arming Russia’s Wagner group | Russia-Ukraine war News

Denial comes after the US accused North Korea of supplying rockets and missiles to the Russian military company, the Wagner Group. North Korea has denied providing arms to Russia after the United States accused Pyongyang of supplying rockets and missiles to Moscow’s Wagner Group and helping bolster Russian forces in Ukraine. A senior North Korean … Read more

Memphis disbands police unit linked to Tyre Nichols’s beating | Black Lives Matter News

The city of Memphis in the United States has disbanded a police unit that included five officers charged with the fatal beating of Tyre Nichols, a Black motorist. Cerelyn ‘CJ’ Davis, the Memphis police chief, announced the move on Saturday, citing a “cloud of dishonour”. Davis said in a statement it was imperative that the … Read more

Iran thwarts drone attacks on Isfahan military site | Military News

Iranian defence ministry says a loud blast heard in Isfahan was caused by ‘unsuccessful’ drone attacks. Iran’s defence ministry has reported several drone attacks on a military plant in the country’s central city of Isfahan. The attacks were “unsuccessful” and there were no casualties, the ministry said in a statement early on Sunday. “One of … Read more

Netanyahu announces plans to arm Israelis after Jerusalem attack | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Israel has announced plans to make it easier for Israelis to get firearms amid escalating violence in the occupied Palestinian territory. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the measure late on Saturday after convening a meeting of his security cabinet — filled with hardline politicians — over a pair of shootings that included an attack in … Read more

Czech Republic secures pro-West direction as ex-NATO general wins | Elections News

Prague, Czech Republic – Former NATO General Petr Pavel will become the fourth president of this Central European nation after he won a bitterly fought election. Hours after the polls closed on Saturday, Pavel was declared the winner of the second-round run-off vote. Preliminary results suggested he won 58.3 percent in the two-horse race. The … Read more

Cazoo Masters: Gerwyn Price meets defeat in second round as Michael Smith progresses | Darts News

Dirk van Duijvenbode beat Gerwyn Price in the second round of the Cazoo Masters in Milton Keynes; world champion Michael Smith battled back to defeat Ross Smith; Michael van Gerwen overcame Jose de Sousa; watch the Premier League Darts live from February 2 on Sky Sports Last Updated: 28/01/23 11:58pm Gerwyn Price exited the Masters … Read more

Italy’s Eni signs $8bn gas deal with Libya amid energy crunch | Oil and Gas News

The energy agreement, signed during Italian PM Meloni’s visit to Tripoli, seeks to boost Libya’s gas output through new offshore gas fields. Italian energy company Eni and Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) signed an $8bn gas production deal aimed at boosting energy supplies to Europe despite the insecurity and political chaos in the North African … Read more

World reacts to rising violence in Israel-Palestine conflict | Israel-Palestine conflict News

World leaders have called for calm amid rising violence in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. On Thursday, Israeli forces killed nine Palestinians in the Jenin refugee camp during a raid. On the same day, a Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces in the town of al-Ram, north of Jerusalem, marking one … Read more

QT hotels around Australia are putting the focus on throuples this Valentine’s Day

In modern dating culture, anyone would be lucky enough to even have one valentine to spend February 14 with. Got two? Count your blessings, because QT Hotels & Resorts are doing something rather unique to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year and it involves you, plus two. Instead of encouraging couples to come in for an … Read more