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Travel chaos ensues as Catalans protest

Travel chaos ensues as Catalans protest

Protesters blocked roads and train lines across Catalonia yesterday, provoking commuter anger in a strike called by a pro-independence union after separatist leaders were detained in Madrid over their divisive secession drive.

UK productivity falls at joint-fastest rate since 2013, says ONS

UK productivity falls at joint-fastest rate since 2013, says ONS

British productivity fell at its joint-fastest rate since 2013 in the 12 months after the country voted to leave the European Union, data showed yesterday, underscoring the main challenge facing the economy as Brexit approaches.

US police officer questioned in Taiwan over gun on flight

US police officer questioned in Taiwan over gun on flight

A US police officer is being questioned after arriving in Taiwan and turning in a gun, having apparently inadvertently brought the weapon in her carry-on bag from Los Angeles, Taiwan's aviation police said on Friday.

18 dead as Thai bus plunges into ravine

18 dead as Thai bus plunges into ravine

Eighteen retirees returning from holiday were killed on Tuesday after their tour bus plunged down a ravine in northern Thailand, police and a media report said, the latest disaster in a country with notoriously dangerous roads.

Sharapova lashes out at critics over dope test

Sharapova lashes out at critics over dope test

Maria Sharapova hit back on Friday at suggestions she received five separate warnings about changes to tennis’ anti-doping rules which ultimately led to her testing positive for a banned drug.

Erdogan opens ‘public’ mosque in presidential palace complex

Erdogan opens ‘public’ mosque in presidential palace complex

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated yesterday a mosque inside his controversial presidential palace and opened it to public in an apparent bid to deflect criticism.....

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

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Drunk passenger on plane sparks Bali hijack alert

Drunk passenger on plane sparks Bali hijack alert

A drunk passenger sparked a hijack alert on a Virgin Australia flight heading for the Indonesian resort island of Bali yesterday....

Ibrahimovic, Cavani propel PSG back to summit

Ibrahimovic, Cavani propel PSG back to summit

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani both struck twice to inspire Paris Saint-Germain to a comfortable 4-0 victory over hapless Bastia and lift the capital

World champ Wang avenges Olympic loss to Li

World champ Wang avenges Olympic loss to Li

World champion Wang Yihan exacted revenge for her heart-breaking Olympic final loss to Li Xuerui yesterday when she thumped her Chinese team-mate in the Singapore Open final...