How a War in Egypt Sank Yemen's Once-Bustling Port

It was just before 8 a.m. and most pilots in the Egyptian Air Force were at breakfast when the little radar blips representing Israeli jets disappeared. The region was on the edge of war, and tensions between Israel and its Arab neighbor couldn’t have been higher. The radar anomaly wasn’t unusual; it happened every morning […]

City break: A first-class Port of call

Portsmouth harbour and city (Image: Getty Images/Juice Images RF) UK seaside spots, Portsmouth has never relied on tourism to support its economy, having also been a busy port for centuries. As such, it hasn’t had to reinvent itself or become weary, competing with package holidays abroad. Its energy is as shipshape and bristling with purpose […]

East Coast snowstorm wreaks chaos, commuters warned to avoid Port Authority Bus Terminal

Wong Maye-E/AP The first snowstorm of the season to hit the New York City area brought several inches of snow, slowing Thursday’s evening commute to a crawl. From St. Louis to the South and into the Northeast, snow, freezing rain, and sleet made driving tricky and closed schools. Commuters also were advised to avoid the […]

Border Force discovers 11 children inside refrigerated lorry at UK port

11 children, some as young as 12 were found inside a refrigerated container on a lorry entering the UK. The group of 21, who are thought to be from Vietnam, were discovered at Newhaven’s port in East Sussex, on Thursday. The group was reportedly discovered following a tip-off from a member of the public, Border […]

Yemen president names new defense chiefs as govt forces continue assault on key port

Yemen’s President Abed Rabbou Mansour Hadi has replaced the defense minister and the army chief of staff, as government forces press ahead with a five-month assault on the rebel-held port of Hodeida. The president on Thursday named Mohammad al-Maqdashi as defense minister to replace Mahmoud al-Subaihi who has been detained by the rebels for years, […]

Ferry stranded in Baltic Sea reaches Lithuanian port

A passenger ferry that got stranded in the Baltic Sea off the coast of the Russian city of Kaliningrad has reached the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda, local media report. The Regina Seaways ferry with 298 passengers and 37 crew members on board was sailing from Germany’s Kiel to Klaipeda on Tuesday when a “technical failure” […]

This compact essential oil diffuser plugs into any USB port and is the travel companion I never knew I needed

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. GuruNanda Aromatherapy is an effective way to relax and de-stress through natural sources.  One convenient and affordable product that lets you enjoy the benefits of aromatherapy wherever you […]

‘Diablo III’ on Switch is a comprehensive, faithful port

Rumors were swirling for weeks ahead of Blizzard’s heavily hyped Diablo announcement on Wednesday. Were we to see a potential spin off series, perhaps an all-new sequel to the long-running franchise? Nope, because Diablo III is coming to the Nintendo Switch this fall. In fact, Blizzard is bringing all of Diablo III to the Switch […]

Port come out ‘breathing fire’

Video Image Rookie schools young Blue0:26 AFL: Cam Rayner gives Carlton’s Darcy Lang a tasty don’t argue, flawing him at the Gabba. July 7th 2018 3 hours ago /display/ news and galleries/AFL/ Jack Silvagni dejected as Brisbane players celebrate. Herald Sun Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Email […]