Tag: custody

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID
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Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, ... Read More

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting
Travel Safety & Emergencies

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

First responders and police have responded to reports of an active shooter at a municipal building in Virginia Beach - ... Read More

Former Jet Airways Chair forced to deboard at Mumbai Airport
People in Travel & Tourism

Former Jet Airways Chair forced to deboard at Mumbai Airport

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 27, 2019

In a shocking development, Naresh Goyal and his wife, Anita, were forced to deboard the aircraft they were on at ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

Four Sri Lankan nationals arrested at London Luton Airport by counter-terrorism police
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Four Sri Lankan nationals arrested at London Luton Airport by counter-terrorism police

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

British counter-terror police have arrested four men on suspicion of being members of a banned organization hours after they flew ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal
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WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last ... Read More

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier
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Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria- March 29, 2019

Nigerian Peacock Aviation company that worked as General Sales Agency (GSA) for the Gambian Mid Africa Aviation Company Ltd. that ... Read More

Armed man attempts to hijack Dubai-bound plane, opens fire on board
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Armed man attempts to hijack Dubai-bound plane, opens fire on board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2019

Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane bound for Dubai was forced to make an emergency landing in Chittagong, Bangladesh after a hijacking ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon
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US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

A US recording artist, who's been long considered to be a homegrown Atlanta talent, has been taken into custody by ... Read More

‘Not terror-related’: Man with ‘knife’ arrested at Heathrow Airport
Travel Safety & Emergencies

‘Not terror-related’: Man with ‘knife’ arrested at Heathrow Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 3, 2019

Armed police were called in after initial reports of man seen in possession of a knife at London’s major air ... Read More

Brisbane International Airport evacuated over bomb scare
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Brisbane International Airport evacuated over bomb scare

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

"Emergency situation" triggered evacuation of Brisbane International Airport earlier today, after Queensland Police arrested a man who claimed to have ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
Hotel & Resort News

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

Malaysian airline cabin crew charged with international drug trafficking
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Malaysian airline cabin crew charged with international drug trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

A 48-year-old Malaysian airline flight attendant has been charged with smuggling high-grade heroin and ice into Sydney and Melbourne. The ... Read More

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”
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Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019

British police say that the stabbing spree which occurred in Manchester on New Year’s Eve is being investigated as terror-related ... Read More

Terror in London shopping mall
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Terror in London shopping mall

editor editor- December 26, 2018

Knife-wielding man sends shopper screaming and running in Stratford. Read More

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?
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Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A conflict between FIFA, Australia, and Bahrain on a human rights and an asylum case for involving a pro football ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up
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Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety ... Read More

Visiting Paris yesterday: Not really a good idea
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Visiting Paris yesterday: Not really a good idea

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018

A huge clean-up operation is currently underway in Paris and started in the early hours Sunday morning after French "yellow ... Read More

Qatary man subdued on United Airlines DC-Denver flight, taken into custody
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Qatary man subdued on United Airlines DC-Denver flight, taken into custody

editor editor- April 8, 2010

WASHINGTON – The FBI is probing whether a man tried to ignite his shoes on a DC to Denver flight ... Read More

Former French tourism minister investigated in corruption case
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Former French tourism minister investigated in corruption case

editor editor- November 30, 2009

FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique — A French judge has filed preliminary corruption charges against former Tourism Minister Leon Bertrand and placed him ... Read More

Indian tourists spend 2 days in police custody in Nepal
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Indian tourists spend 2 days in police custody in Nepal

editor editor- July 1, 2009

KATHMANDU: They had planned to escape the heat of Chhattisgarh by taking a quick vacation in the hills of Nepal. ... Read More