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BA Resumes Flights to Nigeria after Computer Glitch

Passengers booked on flights that have been cancelled should not travel to the airport unless they have already rebooked onto another flight. This applies to short-haul flights delayed by at least two hours, medium-haul by three or long-haul by four.



Macron says was ready to out-Trump Trump in handshake

TRUMP to Macron at a lunch meeting in Brussels on Thursday, according to a French official: "You were my guy" in the French campaign. "My handshake with him was not innocent". The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the matter before the formal announcement. But optics aside, Trump failed to publicly endorse NATO's founding mutual defense guarantee and instead castigated the allies for failing to pay their way.



Azerbaijan says OPEC deal extension meets its interests

Nigerian production has risen in recent months after several fields restarted production. "But all indications discovered that a nine-month extension is the optimum", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said. Both ministers assured that collaboration between OPEC and non-members will continue and regular meetings will be held to assess their compliance status.


China Hit With First Credit Downgrade In Decades

China Hit With First Credit Downgrade In Decades

However, it highlighted that official growth targets are likely to fall at a more gradual pace, given the importance the Chinese government attaches to them, "rendering the economy increasingly reliant on policy stimulus". Growth hit 10.6 percent in 2010 before sliding to a near-three decade low of 6.7 percent a year ago. The above assertion, however, failed to recognize China's 36.7-percent increase in government debt in 2016, which is moderate compared to the previous year.


Oracle Team USA frustrated by their performance

Oracle Team USA frustrated by their performance

In stark contrast, the Kiwis were flawless as they rounded Gate 5 and passed the final mark a full minute and 58 seconds ahead of Groupama Team France as they headed for home . Or was there something more to it? Earlier, Burling gained an important edge over predecessor Dean Barker, with victory over Team Japan in their first meeting of the qualifier series.


US plans missile test as North Korea threat rises

US plans missile test as North Korea threat rises

Tensions have increased between Washington and Pyongyang over the North's nuclear and missile programs, which the country sees as a deterrent against a potential invasion by its adversaries, including the US. U.S. officials said it flew for about six minutes. South Korean politicians Thursday met with Joseph Yun, the US State Department official responsible for policy on North Korea .