Will I get my money back if I can’t go on holiday?

Coronavirus has meant abandoning or hastily rearranging holiday plans for many people. Croatia, Austria and Trinidad and Tobago are the latest countries to be added to the UK’s quarantine list, which means travellers returning from those countries will need to…

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World vaccine delivery ‘will need 8,000 jumbo jets’

Shipping a coronavirus vaccine around the world will be the “largest transport challenge ever” according to the airline industry. The equivalent of 8,000 Boeing 747s will be needed, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said. There is no Covid-19…

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Global economy will suffer for ‘years to come’

The world will take years to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has warned. Angel Gurría, OECD secretary general, said the economic shock was already bigger than the financial crisis. He told the BBC…

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Pakistan will not recognise Israel: PM Khan

Imran Khan remarks days after a US-brokered deal between UAE and Israel to normalise relations. Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has said his country will not recognise Israel until there is a Palestinian state acceptable to the Palestinians. In an…

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Who will Biden pick as running mate?

During the final Democratic primary debate in March, Joe Biden pledged that if he were to win the party’s presidential nomination, he would choose a woman as his running mate. A lot has happened since then, not the least of…

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