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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, the UK government advised against all non-essential international travel, while lockdown rules prevent non-essential domestic travel. With no certainty about when and how global travel may resume, hundreds of readers have contacted The Independent for advice on their rights. These are the most frequently asked questions. I have
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“Minister, we haven’t got much time, so some pithy answers please, rather than vacuous, long-winded ones.” The speaker was Karl McCartney, the Conservative MP for Lincoln. He was addressing his parliamentary colleague, Kelly Tolhurst. Ms Tolhurst is the aviation minister, and she was answering questions during Wednesday’s hearing of the Transport Select Committee. MPs on
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Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday that Americans could have “some semblance of normalcy” in the coming months, as long as certain precautions around the coronavirus continue to be taken.  “I think if we’re all careful this summer we can take a breather and get back to some semblance of normalcy,” Gottlieb said on “Squawk Box.”
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Pakistan’s prime minister Imran Khan has promised an investigation after a passenger plane with 98 people on board crashed near Karachi, with dozens believed to have been killed. The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK8303 was on a routine domestic service between from Lahore to Karachi, and was almost at the end of the 90-minute
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