Monday, 25 Oct 2021

World News

Explainer: Climate change: what are the economic stakes?

COP26 climate talks in Glasgow starting next Sunday may be the world’s best last chance to cap global warming at the 1.5-2 degrees Celsius upper limit set out in the 2015 Paris Agreement.Slideshow ( 2 images )The stakes for the planet are huge – among them the impact on economic livelihoods the world over and […]

Harry and Meghan are ‘burning bridges’ with British public, expert warns

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are 'burning bridges' with the British public and their actions may make it difficult to return to the UK, an expert has claimed. It's expected the royals may find it tough when and if they return to the UK with fans of the Royal Family having already made up their […]

British Airways stops cabin crew greeting passengers as ‘ladies and gentlemen’

British Airways follows a powerful string of airlines, in a bid to make its vocabulary more inclusive as well as celebrating diversity, and has consequently advised its pilots and cabin crew to drop gender normative terms such as “ladies and gentlemen”. As reported by the Telegraph, the decision to stop using gender-based adjectives comes as […]

Easyjet bans football team manager for a decade after drunken flight brawl

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A football team manager has been banned from flying Easyjet for a decade after a drunken brawl with his colleague erupted onboard a flight. Allan Sharp, 43, had gotten into a row with his colleague Grant Reid, 30, as passengers […]

Arab Spring anniversary: Map shows mixed picture of democracy 10 years on

Tunisia vote offers post-Arab Spring hope We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info On October 23, 2011, Libya overthrew Muammar Gaddafi’s regime, […]