Thai protesters besiege government HQ

Staff Reporter

Police have reported that protesters have besieged the Thai prime minister's temporary offices in their latest bid to stop the government functioning.

Britain plunged into travel chaos

Staff Reporter

Britain is plunged into travel turmoil as its third-largest tour operator goes bust while the Channel Tunnel remains closed due to a fire.

Acsa says airports will be ready for 2010

Staff Reporter

South Africa's three major airports will be ready by 2010 for the thousands of Soccer World Cup visitors, the Airports Company of South Africa (Acsa) said on Tuesday.