'Serious disruption and delay' feared at Channel next month

'Serious disruption and delay' feared at Channel next month

There is a “risk of serious disruption and delay” at channel crossings after the Brexit transition period ends at the end of the month, MPs said. In a scathing assessment of how ministers had planned this momentous event, the influential Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC)…

Marooned sailor who clung to capsized boat for two days feared ‘this is it’

Marooned sailor who clung to capsized boat for two days feared ‘this is it’

A missing sailor found at the hull of his capsized boat 48 hours after his disappearance admitted he thought “this is it”. Stuart Bee was spotted on Sunday by the crew of a large container ship stranded in the Atlantic Ocean 86 miles from its…

'UNDERLYING TENSION': Barack Obama feared for his marriage during presidency

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Article content Former US President Barack Obama’s time in the White House strained his marriage to First Lady Michelle Obama. In his new memoir, A Promised Land, the star writes about evenings when he could feel the “tension” between them because of the pressure of…

At least 90 feared trapped in building collapse amid monsoon rain

At least 90 feared trapped in building collapse amid monsoon rain

At least 90 people are feared trapped after a building collapsed in India. The five-storey block of flats came down in Mahad, Raigad district, near Mumbai, India, amid monsoon rain at around 6.50pm (local time) today. It is feared at least 90 people are trapped…