Monday, 20 November 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

Sadiq Khan wants to change the colour of London buses

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LONDON Mayor Sadiq Khan, has unveiled a plan to overhaul London’s buses, by colour coding the routes similar to the city’s tube system. Routes, buses, stops and signs will be marked by specific colours and the main destinations and interchanges will also be listed on the side of the bus, ...

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Boxer Khan, wife Faryal adopt orphan child

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LONDON: Pakistan-origin British boxer Amir Khan and his wife Faryal Makhdoom have gone one step ahead in their social work, and adopted an orphan child. According to details, Amir Khan went to Gambia, a country in West Africa, to help the needy on behalf of his foundation and was greatly ...

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Woman shot by police during terror raid in London

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  LONDON: A woman in her twenties has been shot by police and four people arrested during terror raids in London and Kent. The injured suspect is being held under police guard after being rushed to hospital in a serious condition following the swoop at a north London address. Police ...

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Tickets on sale for first non-stop Perth to London flight

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LONDON: Passengers hoping to travel on Qantas’ first direct flight between Perth and London will pay a “very competitive” $2270 for a return economy fare, The West Australian can reveal. Qantas is expected to be overwhelmed by demand for the 18-hour, nonstop service when the flights go on sale from ...

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Giant rabbit dies mysteriously on board United Airlines flight

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  LONDON: A 3-foot-long giant rabbit died at a United Airlines pet holding facility in Chicago following a flight from London, in another embarrassment for the airline as it struggles with a global backlash this month over a passenger dragged from his seat. The 10-month-old Continental Giant breed rabbit named ...

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Uber could face higher licence fees in London under new proposals

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LONDON: Taxi app Uber could face an increase in operator licence fees in London under proposed changes by the city’s transport authority, the latest in a series of moves by regulators to rein in a firm that has disrupted the traditional taxi industry. Transport for London (TfL) launched a consultation ...

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PIA to start daily Karachi-London flights

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LONDON: Pakistan International Airline (PIA) will provide passengers with an option of daily flights between Karachi and London from April 25, 2017. Two of these flights, on Wednesdays and Sundays, would be operated directly, while on other days convenient connections within two to three hours would be provided to Lahore ...

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Panama Papers verdict: SC establishes JIT to probe evidence

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LONDON: Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued orders to form a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe the Panama Papers evidence, and asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and sons Hassan and Hussain to appear before it. The five-judge bench, featuring Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, Justice Gulzar Ahmed, Justice Ejaz Afzal ...

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Police hunt Ferne McCann’s boyfriend after nightclub acid attack

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LONDON: Police are searching for the boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann over an acid attack in a London nightclub on Monday morning which left 20 people with burns. Detectives have warned the public not to approach Arthur Collins, 25, and have released two photographs of him, including one ...

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