Airline Levy  Introduced by then French president Jacques Chirac in 2006, the air ticket levy was the first micro tax imposed by a government on a global economic activity. The so-called ‘solidarity tax’ adds between one and 46 euros onto tickets of all flights leaving France, most of which...
CALL THE COPS (nap) should come to our aid in Musselburgh’s 3.15. A lot of water has flowed under the bridge since he won at the Cheltenham Festival four years ago. Wincanton, Musselburgh, Southwell and Kempton all come under the spotlight as Templegate gives you his best bets for the...
Thousands have attended the funeral of a militant leader killed in Indian-administered Kashmir, as security forces cut internet access to stop his death becoming a flashpoint for protests. Indian forces surrounded Zakir Musa on Thursday evening and blew up his hideout when he refused to surrender. The influential 25-year-old, who...
ARSENAL target James Rodriguez’s stunning WAG has set fans’ pulses racing by posting a sexy lingerie photo. SEXY: Rodriguez's WAG looks hot in lingerie (Pic: INSTAGRAM) Rodriguez’s future is up in the air as his two-year loan deal at Bayern Munich ends in the summer...
The aircraft took off from  with 239 people on board and was supposed to fly to Beijing. All lives on board that day are still missing.The missing flight went “dark” for 73 minutes shortly after taking off – more than enough time for it to have...
A SINGLE mum was drowning in nappies before getting a much-needed makeover which helped her get her mojo back, and now has people “queuing up” to date her. Mandy Cole reinvented herself with the help of the single mum ‘makeover then match’ service, exclusively devised by Lisa Palmer, owner...
CHEEKY Katie Price FaceTimed ex Kieran Hayler naked “in a bid to win him back.” Kieran was shocked after picking up the phone only to see his ex lying there in the buff in the bath – and his girlfriend Michelle is furious. Katie Price called Kieran Hayler naked over...
He was rushed to the Nuestra Senora del Rosario Clinic on the island around 3am on Monday morning.The man, aged 23, and thought to be from the UK, is in a critical condition.He has suffered "very serious" head injuries according to Spanish emergency services. Police are investigating the cause...
A RUSSIAN tourist nabbed for smuggling a drugged orangutan out of Bali – hidden in his luggage – faces up to five years’ prison if found guilty. Andrei Zhestkov, 27, was arrested at Bali’s international airport after quarantine officers found a two-year-old male orangutan sleeping in a rattan basket...
GEMMA Collins is selling off her old size 24 clothes for a tenner after losing two and half stone doing Dancing On Ice. The 38-year-old, who has vowed to keep the weight off, has put her baggy wardrobe up for sell on second-hand selling site DePop – and they’re...