BYGONES

Book highlights Nazi troops binge shopping trips

March 14, 2019 admin 0

In his new book focusing on the German Home Front, author Nathan Morley describes how German soldiers occupying France literally gorged on food shopping after enduring years of shortages in Germany. “Actually, what soldiers could […]

EUROPE

Visit England launch new awards format

March 14, 2019 admin 0

The national tourism agency announced the new format during the Awards 30th celebrations held at London’s Banqueting House on Whitehall. The annual VisitEngland Awards for Excellence celebrate quality, innovation and best practice across the country’s tourism […]

Transport

Georgia adds name to 737 Max ban

March 14, 2019 admin 0

Georgian Civil Aviation Agency (GCAA) announced Wednesday that it has temporarily prohibited all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 operations in Georgian airspace, in order to ensure the safety of passengers and aircraft operations. […]

News

Pound shoots up as no deal Brexit ruled out

March 14, 2019 admin 0

The British pound soared as markets welcomed British parliament’s rejection of a no-deal Brexit on Wednesday night that paves way for a an upcoming vote on Brexit delay on Thursday. The pound had been climbing […]

FEATURES

Time moves backwards on quantum computer

March 14, 2019 admin 0

Scientists have successfully returned the state of a quantum computer a fraction of a second earlier, moving a significant step closer to proving the reversal of “the arrow of time,” according to a new study […]

EUROPE

Train comes off rails in Turkey

March 14, 2019 admin 0

A freight train carrying fuel derailed in Turkey’s capital Ankara early Thursday, with no casualty reported. The accident occurred at 1:30 a.m. local time (GMT 2230) in Sincan district of Ankara, the Demiroren News Agency […]

News

Albania seeks tourism boost

February 28, 2019 admin 0

(Xinhua) Albanian Ministry of Tourism and the Environment launched on Wednesday a campaign: Tourism 2019 “Be taken by Albania” in a bid to boost the country’s tourism and economic development. On the occasion of launching […]

News

Dutch government buys into KLM

February 28, 2019 admin 0

The Dutch state has now taken a 14 percent stake in Air France-KLM, with which it now has completed the buying of shares of the Franco-Dutch airline, the Dutch government announced on Wednesday. That follows […]