Former Thomas Cook pilot David Crichton was told he would lose his job on Monday, shortly after the tour agent went bust. Luckily he was in the UK at the time, but he says other crew members are stranded “all around the world” and may have to pay high prices for tickets to fly home.
Image copyright Christie’s Image caption This portrait was created by computer, so is it really art and is it any good? Last year a portrait of Edmond Belamy sold for $432,000 (£337,000). A bit steep, you might think, for a picture of someone you’ve never heard of. And you won’t have heard of the artist […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Port workers with smoke canisters march in Marseille against France’s pension reform plan France’s biggest strike in decades has shut down public transport services and reduced the number of hospital staff, teachers and police officers at work in the latest protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s reforms. In this case, […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Some argue Donald Trump has set up Jerome Powell to be the fall guy if the economy slows Jerome Powell may be “clueless” according to US President Donald Trump. But when the Federal Reserve head takes centre stage at a gathering of the banking elite this weekend there’ll be […]