BA flights may have been grounded due to insect infestations

Air investigators reckon the sudden grounding of three BA flights might have been linked to insect infestations. The Civil Aviation Authority's (CAA) Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) announced an inquiry into the reversal of three flights out of Heathrow Airport, west London, after issues with their navigation systems. Researches think…

Ministers promise to protect the UK from scourge of rising fuel bills

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Nerves on edge on Spanish island as quakes, lava threaten The Denver Post

EL PASO, Canary Islands — Several small earthquakes shook the Spanish island of La Palma off northwest Africa, keeping nerves on edge as rivers of volcanic lava continued to flow toward the sea Tuesday and a new vent blew open on the mountainside. After moving downhill across the island’s countryside…

ECB policymakers acknowledge growing inflation risk

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – European Central Bank policymakers still see the recent inflation surge as temporary but a growing number appear to be acknowledging the risk that price growth may exceed their relatively benign projections.FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) are pictured in Frankfurt, Germany, July 8,…

Prince Philips mustard prank on William left him in hot water with the Queen

Prince Philip’s grandchildren have shared the funny story of a mustard-based prank he used to play on them while they were growing up. It comes as Royal Family members have paid tribute to the institution’s patriarch on BBC documentary Prince Philip: The Royal Family Remembers, being broadcast tomorrow (September 22)….

Brit heiress murdered for her money by broke boyfriend, court hears

A British heiress was "murdered for her money" by her broke boyfriend who had claimed it was a sex game gone wrong, a court heard. Millionaire horse trainer's daughter Anna Reed, 22, was found dead in a hotel room in Switzerland after lover Marc Schatzle, 32, called paramedics. A trial…