UK News

Elon Musk wins ‘pedo guy’ defamation case

Elon Musk did not defame British diver who helped in Thai cave rescue with “pedo guy” tweet, US jury finds. Vernon Unsworth was seeking $190m (£145m) in damages from the Tesla founder, over the tweet sent during a row last year. This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. […]


Thomas Cook: ‘They told me the money was safe’

Image copyright Alan Holmes Image caption Alan and Diane Holmes normally take a winter holiday Customers of collapsed tour operator Thomas Cook have been getting in touch with the BBC to voice their frustration at delays in processing their refunds for holidays that never took place. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) originally said all valid […]

UK News

Stansted Airport puts new terminal plan on hold

Image copyright Stansted Airport Image caption An artist’s impression of the new arrivals terminal, which has now been put on hold Stansted Airport has put its new £150m arrivals terminal on hold while it reviews the plans. Economic and political uncertainty, fresh demands from airlines, and delays in approval for further expansion are behind the […]

US & World

‘Sydney mega fire getting out of control’

Australia’s capital city has been blanketed by thick smoke all week due to bushfires. Authorities warned they could not contain the blaze as more than eight fires joined together to form a “mega fire”. Scientists said prolonged drought and climate change were the reason for this year’s early and intense bushfire. Source link