Man in court for travelling an hour in lockdown ‘for something to eat’

A man has been fined £150 after admitting driving from West Yorkshire to Manchester to ‘nip out for something to eat’

Lukman Majeed, 26, was spotted by the police in an Audi with four others in Rusholme at the end of May this year, when stringent travel lockdown restrictions were still in force.

The four were pulled over and questioned as to where they were headed, and were told the

Read More

Zambians advised to have proper documents before travelling abroad

Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary Ambassador Chalwe Lombe
Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary Ambassador Chalwe Lombe

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary for International Relations and Cooperation, Chalwe Lombe has advised Zambian nationals to fulfill the requirements in the countries of origin, transit and destination before intending to travel abroad.

Ambassador Lombe says countries have formulated guidelines in view of the COVID-19 pandemic to help contain the spread of the disease which applies to foreign nationals wishing to depart

Read More

Spider-Man Miles Morales On PS5 Has No Loading Screens, Even When Fast Travelling

spider-man-miles-morales-on-ps5-has-no-loading-screens-even-when-fast-travelling

Now that Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales is GameInformer’s cover story a bunch of information about the title has been released, including the fact that the game has no loading screens on PS5, even when you are fast travelling.

This is an impressive feat and it will undoubtedly make for a great uninterrupted gameplay sequence gaming session when people get their hands on the title. It will truly be a proper

Read More

Belfast man Richard Molloy, who died after travelling to Turkey for dental treatment laid to rest today

The funeral of Turkey tragedy victim Richard Molloy will take place today.

he 33-year-old north Belfast man, who was known as ‘Richie’, died last Saturday after travelling out to the port city of Marmaris for dental work.

His two friends, father-of-two Declan Carson and Aaron Callaghan, a former player for St James’ Swifts Football Club, were left critically ill.

Mr Molloy’s body returned to Northern Ireland this week following the

Read More

British man, 33, who died in Turkey after travelling for teeth whitening treatment pictured

  • Richard Molloy, 33, died on Saturday after travelling to Marmaris for dental work
  • His friends Declan Carson and Aaron Callaghan were also left critically ill
  • Tributes to Mr Molloy have been made as his family try to bring his body home  

A 33-year-old British man has died and two of his friends are seriously ill in hospital after they collapsed during a trip to Turkey for teeth whitening. 

Richard Molloy

Read More

Travelling on day no excuse for defeat says Masterson

Andy Friend and Eoghan Masterson refused to make any excuses after Connacht suffered a first PRO14 defeat of the season at the hands of Cardiff Blues in Newport.

he Irish raiders travelled to Wales for Saturday’s evening kick-off on the same day as the game to minimise time spent in a different country with the Covid-19 pandemic ongoing.

It looked like the long day had caught up with Friend’s side

Read More

Police boss urges ban on people from hotspots travelling into Wales

Arfon Jones, North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner

But he says if Wales does bring in its own ban, he won’t be lining the English/North Welsh border with patrol cars.

North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones spoke out after Wales’ First Minister Mark Drakeford threatened a travel ban if Mr Johnson does not impose his own.

The UK government announced yesterday it will advise against non-essential travel from

Read More

LTC scheme clarification: LTC scheme an option to avail the benefit without travelling: FinMin clarifies

The Finance Ministry on Tuesday clarified reports (including one in ETMarkets.com) that raised doubts over the usefulness of its LTC voucher scheme, saying it actually offers government employees an option to “spend on something other than travel” the money that one may fail to claim for being unable to travel.

The ministry said analysts raising doubts over the scheme were basing their arguments on the erroneous assumption that leave travel

Read More

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) air hostess returns Dh21,385 to passenger travelling from Dubai to Karachi

PIA air hostess returns lost cash to Dubai passenger
Image Credit:

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) air hostess returned Dh21,385 to a passenger travelling from the UAE to Pakistan on October 13 and now the flight attendant is getting rewarded by the airline for her honesty.

As per Pakistani media reports, air hostess Bushara Saleem found the cash on the seat of the passenger. She then returned it to the

Read More

France to ban wild animals from travelling circuses, mink farms ‘gradually’

Issued on:

France said Tuesday it planned to “gradually” ban mink farms in the country as well the use of wild animals in travelling circuses and the breeding of dolphins and orcas in captivity.

Environment minister Barbara Pompili announced the sweeping measures saying “our attitude to wild animals has changed”.

The country’s three dolphinariums will also no longer be able to breed or bring in new dolphins

Read More

Coronavirus: Council leader urges residents to think before travelling North

THE leader of Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has said that he believes any new lockdown measure will be “limited” in this area, but warns of the risks of travelling North.

When asked by the Gazette about new lockdown announcements expected from central government later today, Cllr Ken Rhatigan said: “I think, hopefully, the measures we have taken to remain a low Covid case area mean that any restrictions are … Read More

John ‘The Don’ Brennan travelling to Tanzania for his own ‘rumble in the jungle’ – Photo 1 of 1

With small hall boxing currently all but off the cards due to COVID-19 regulations, Slough boxer John ‘The Don’ Brennan is preparing to travel further afield to take on opponents and improve his ranking in the sport.

Next Wednesday the Slough boxer will fly out to Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania to take on one of the country’s prospects, Yusuf Bangu, in a World Boxing Forum International super welterweight title

Read More

18 killed, 40 injured in Thailand after train collides with bus travelling from Samut Prakan province to Chachoengsao temple



a group of people on a train track: 18 killed, 40 injured in Thailand after train collides with bus travelling from Samut Prakan province to Chachoengsao temple


© Provided by Firstpost
18 killed, 40 injured in Thailand after train collides with bus travelling from Samut Prakan province to Chachoengsao temple

Chachoengsao: At least 18 people were killed and more than 40 injured in Thailand on Sunday when a freight train crashed into a bus taking passengers to a religious ceremony, officials said.

The morning collision, around 50 kilometres east of the capital Bangkok, toppled the bus on

Read More

The Latest: Biden’s travelling press pool stuck in Delaware

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the 2020 presidential race (all times local):

1:10 p.m.

Joe Biden is in Toledo, Ohio, but his travelling press pool is not.

The Democratic presidential nominee travels with two planes, a departure from most recent major party nominees. The campaign attributes the setup to COVID-19 protocols. One of the Biden campaign planes is for the candidate, his staff and Secret Service detail. The other is

Read More

Uefa could stop Irish player from travelling to Finland

 Uefa can still block the Ireland player at the centre of the latest Covid case from travelling to Finland on Tuesday morning.

Despite the player testing negative in a test under Uefa’s auspices on Sunday after the scoreless draw against Wales, a repeat test organised through the FAI returned negative.

The FAI were last night awaiting the results in a third test – again arranged through their Irish medical consultants

Read More

World Tourism Day 2020: TV stars reveal what they have learnt from their travelling sojourns

Travelling — exploring the world, seeing the expansive vistas and experiencing various cultures that the world has to offer — is said to help people broaden their horizons. While 2020 may have cut short travel plans, things are slowly picking up. On World Tourism Day, TV actors tell us how travelling has enabled them to evolve and had a positive impact in their lives. Read on…

Amrapali Gupta, who has

Read More

UPDATED: Travelling outside of the North-East after Boris announcement

A THREE tier system for local down restrictions is expected to be announced by Boris Johnson later today in a bid to simplify rules – but what will this mean for holidaymakers?

Local lockdowns are in place across large parts of the North-East, including County Durham, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Gateshead, Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside and Sunderland.

But currently, residents of these towns and cities can still go on holiday

Read More

Middlesex-London Health Unit cautions against travelling to COVID-19 hot spots this Thanksgiving



a bag of luggage sitting on top of a car: FILE


© Getty Images
FILE

The Middlesex-London Health Unit is issuing new public health guidance, cautioning people against travelling to areas experiencing a significant increase in COVID-19 case numbers and encouraging residents to limit their Thanksgiving celebrations to their household only or take festivities online.

The health unit is specifically asking people to avoid travelling to the Greater Toronto Area, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City.

Read more: Coronavirus: London, Ont., officials

Read More

Dirty dog? Driver slammed online after travelling with pet in BlueSG car, Singapore News

Dogs are known for their love for the outdoors, and many owners often drive them around the island with their cars.

But owning a car in Singapore is not cheap, so some pay a premium for pet-friendly transport services such as GrabPet or private taxis to ferry their fur kids.

One driver sparked debate online on Sunday (Oct 11) evening after she was spotted taking her dog out on an

Read More

CRPF probing Rahul Gandhi-shared video claiming troops travelling in non-bullet proof van

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Saturday said it is looking into the “authenticity” of a video, posted by former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Twitter, in which some troops allege that they are being made to move for operational duties in a non-bullet proof vehicle.

‘Authenticity of the video is being probed’

“CRPF has adequate protective vehicles to meet varied operational requirements,” force spokesperson Deputy Inspector General Moses

Read More