A new Airbus plane will be sent back to engineers in France following complaints of a "smell of wet sock" from cabin crew in the Pacific island territory of New Caledonia. The Airbus A330neo came into service on October 4 as part of a fleet renewal at Air Caledonie International (ACI), the
Adam Sandler and Robert Pattinson saw their Oscar hopes boosted Thursday as "Uncut Gems" and "The Lighthouse" led the Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations with five each, in the unofficial start to Hollywood's annual prize-giving season.
The pictures include powerful images from nature and conflict zones and also of politicians ranging from the deposed shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, to Charles de Gaulle and late French president Jacques Chirac.
Plug this and its fellow winners into your podcast app of choice, if you've not already done so: design podcast "99% Invisible," which next year celebrates its 10th anniversary, has received Best Overall Podcast from the 2019 Discover Pods Awards; across the other 18 categories, "Dolly
Legendary naturalist David Attenborough on Wednesday urged international action to tackle pollution as he received a prestigious award from Queen Elizabeth II, recognising the role his Blue Planet series played in highlighting the issue. The 2019 Chatham House Prize was awarded in London to Attenborough
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin said on Thursday the band had shelved plans to go on tour to promote their latest album over concerns about the environmental impact of concerts. The band's new album, "Everyday Life", is being released on Friday but its members have decided to play only
This year fans of Fenty Beauty by Rihanna can look forward to having a ball with a collection entirely devoted to the Killawatt Freestyle Highlighter and its dazzling cult shade Trophy Wife. Fenty Beauty by Rihanna's dazzling gold shade Trophy Wife, which has been revamped for end-of-year celebrations
The 59p Mrs Hinch trick involves a squeegee to get rid of hard-to-remove muck, hair and dust, leaving the carpet looking brand new.
The French government has quietly abandoned a campaign urging people to refrain from drinking alcohol in January, after winemakers pushed President Emmanuel Macron to drop a plan they say promotes "total abstinence". Health Minister Agnes Buzyn admitted Thursday that no discussion of a Dry
Oil companies are becoming increasingly unfashionable partners for British cultural institutions, as they ditch corporate sponsorship under pressure from artists and environmentalists. Members of the "BP or not BP?" protest group on Tuesday disrupted an event for the British Museum's new
The famous five-star hotel, located within a short walk from Jemaa el-Fnaa square in Marrakesh, has announced that it will be closing its doors from May 25 to September 1, 2020. Marrakesh's most famous hotel, which is located not far from the city's Medina and the iconic Kutubiyya Mosque, La
Attractions like Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, the first Warner Bros. World-branded theme park in Abu Dhabi and the Star Wars galaxies at Disneyland in California have been named among the best theme park attractions of the year.
The first edition of the Spotify Awards will take place on March 5, 2020 in Mexico City, with the ceremony being broadcast live via TNT to all of Spanish-speaking Latin America thanks to a partnership with Turner Latin America. Although the choice of Mexico City to host the inaugural Spotify Awards
From today, all Steam users can play games designed for same-room multiplayer with pals online instead, and only one of them needs to own a copy. With Google's game streaming service Stadia having launched on November 19 in North America and select European countries, PC gaming network Steam is
Mercedes-Benz has revealed the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC, an opulent SUV with a swanky exterior and lavish interior. The Mercedes-Maybach brand, a line of vehicles representing the best of the best of the company in terms of luxurious design, materials, and technology, gained its newest member
Currently the NHS states that induction should be offered to all women who don’t go into labour naturally by 42 weeks.
Companion games "Pokémon Sword" and "Pokémon Shield" have sold 6 million copies worldwide during their first week on sale, The Pokémon Company has revealed, confirming its status as the console's fastest seller. Released on November 15 as the first core franchise entries on the
Spanish automaker Seat has unveiled two new urban mobility concepts in the form of a scooter and a motorized kick scooter at the Smart City Expo World Congress, which is currently being held in Barcelona. Its removable battery can be charged at home during the night or at public charging stations.
The online sale, which will run from November 26 through December 10, will include the largest selection of Supreme gear ever offered by the auction house. Over the years, some of the most celebrated names in contemporary art have designed boards for Supreme as part of its ongoing "Artist Series
Engrossing sports simulation "Football Manager 2020" releases in three different forms across computer and mobile, "Shenmue III" arrives 18 years after the last step in an iconic game franchise, the free "Kyle is Famous" offers laughs amid a surreal power fantasy, and "
Google has announced a new collection of tools that help users create a map or story of their favorite places. Because the location that a personal event took place is often as special as the memory itself, Google has invented a way that users can take their friends and families on digital tours of
The Sussexes’ rumoured rift with the other royals is said to have deepened ever since the couple featured in an ITV documentary