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UK lockdowns: Wales and Manchester head towards tougher restrictions

UK lockdowns: Wales and Manchester head towards tougher restrictions

About six million people in the United Kingdom face tougher Covid-19 lockdowns in coming days as Wales and Manchester, the country's third largest city, mull additional restrictions as the novel coronavirus outbreak ...

Wales looks to expand trade ties with Qatar

Wales looks to expand trade ties with Qatar

The Government of Wales in the United Kingdom has confirmed its desire to expand its trade relations with the State of Qatar and take advantage of the investment opportunities offered by Doha in various sectors ...

Qatar Airways seeks to bring more travellers to Cardiff

Qatar Airways seeks to bring more travellers to Cardiff

Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker was addressing a press conference in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, to mark the launch of Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight.

Qatar Airways' inaugural flight touches down in Cardiff

Qatar Airways' inaugural flight touches down in Cardiff

The new service will connect Cardiff to more than 150 business and leisure destinations worldwide, Qatar Airways said in a statement.

Qatar Airways to launch daily flights to Cardiff next May

Qatar Airways to launch daily flights to Cardiff next May

Qatar Airways cited Cardiff as “a strategically important destination,” opening up a new portion of the UK to the airline. The new route will also allow more people to visit Cardiff from the Gulf and beyond.

Surfer 'mauled in Australia shark attack'

Surfer 'mauled in Australia shark attack'

A surfer was thrown into the air and his board snapped in a suspected great white shark attack off Australia's east coast Sunday that left him with bloody cuts to his right hip.

Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five people were killed when their helicopter crashed in poor conditions in a mountainous part of Wales, rescuers said on Thursday after a major search operation.

Twenty children lost in Wales, rescue mission launched

Twenty children lost in Wales, rescue mission launched

A rescue mission has been launched to find 20 children lost in the Brecon Beacons, a mountainous area in Wales, the BBC reported on Wednesday.

Hosts England stay on course for Six Nations Grand Slam

Hosts England stay on course for Six Nations Grand Slam

England remain on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam after a nervous 25-21 defeat of Wales yesterday while Ireland ran in nine tries in a 58-15 rout of Italy to register their first win in this season’s championship.

Britain promises more money to improve flood defences

Britain promises more money to improve flood defences

Britain's government has promised more than £40mn ($59mn) to rebuild and improve the country's flood defences that failed to protect thousands of homes over the Christmas holidays.

Britain holds emergency talks on 'unprecedented' floods

Britain holds emergency talks on 'unprecedented' floods

Britain's government held emergency talks on what it called "unprecedented" flooding in northern England forced hundreds of people to leave their homes.