Travel giant Tui suspends vast majority of travel operations

Travel giant Tui suspends vast majority of travel operations until further notice as British Airways axes 75 per cent of its flights and EasyJet announces further cancellations IAG, the owner of BA, said today it would cut its flying capacity for April and May  Its outgoing boss Willie Walsh will delay retirement but won’t ask … Read more

Former Home Secretary DAVID BLUNKETT says ordering the elderly to quarantine themselves is unfair

When two hijacked jet liners flew into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Centre in September 2001, killing many thousands of people, our civilisation faced a desperate crisis. Today, it does again. Comparing the Covid-19 coronavirus with terrorism might seem bizarre, but I believe there are close parallels.  After the 9/11 attacks, it was … Read more

Inside the prime minister’s ‘haunted and exhausted’ inner circle battling coronavirus

Boris Johnson is ‘haunted’ by the emerging coronavirus pandemic and realises his ‘premiership will be defined by the decisions he takes now’, insiders allege.  The Prime Minister’s inner circle is led by Sir Patrick Vallance, the UK’s Chief Scientific Adviser, and Prof Chris Whitty, the Chief Medical Officer. Called the ‘three amigos’ by insiders, they are … Read more

Meghan Markle’s estranged brother urges her to ‘get off her high horse’ and let her dad meet Archie

Meghan Markle‘s estranged brother Tom has urged the duchess to ‘get off her high horse’ and grant her father Thomas his ‘dying wish’ of meeting his grandson Archie.  Thomas Markle Jr, 54, spoke out to encourage the former actress, 38, to call her dad – claiming the 75-year-old is ‘frustrated’ by his inability to reach … Read more

Shay Mitchell is all smiles as she enjoys Sunday stroll with partner Matte Babel and daughter

By Natalie Rahhal, Acting US Health Editor for DailyMail.com   HOW DANGEROUS IS CORONAVIRUS? About 14 percent of people who contract the Covid-19 coronavirus are taken to hospital – with severe symptoms including breathing problems and pneumonia. About 5 per cent need intensive care. But the majority who get the virus suffer nothing more than … Read more

Olga Kurylenko confirms she has coronavirus and urges fans to ‘take this seriously!’

By Natalie Rahhal, Acting US Health Editor for DailyMail.com   HOW DANGEROUS IS CORONAVIRUS? About 14 percent of people who contract the Covid-19 coronavirus are taken to hospital – with severe symptoms including breathing problems and pneumonia. About 5 per cent need intensive care. But the majority who get the virus suffer nothing more than … Read more

Europe puts 100million on lockdown: Continent’s coronavirus death toll soars towards 2,000

Europe is moving deeper into lockdown today with 100million people retreating to their homes, borders being sealed and bars and restaurants closing across the continent.  Travellers faced chaos at European borders yesterday after Poland and Serbia became the latest to ban new arrivals over the coronavirus outbreak which has killed more than 2,000 people in … Read more