November 09, 2021 11:58 am
The policy shift has come in time for the holiday season, when the beleaguered tourism industry is eagerly awaiting an influx of international visitors, especially in popular big-city destinations.
October 28, 2020 4:41 pm
The airport now expects to serve 22.6 million passengers this year and 37.1 million in 2021, down from a June forecast of 29.2 million and 62.8 million. The forecast for this year represents at 72% drop from 2019.
August 19, 2020 5:49 pm
Under the new plans, passengers arriving into Heathrow in south-west London will be able to book coronavirus swab tests and have results sent to them within seven hours. Travellers can do a second test at home a few days later and then leave quarantine early if they pass both checks.
March 01, 2020 2:01 pm
The UK Court of Appeals has held that the government’s decision to allow the Heathrow expansion was unlawful. However, this might not be the end of the road for the project.
August 29, 2019 4:14 pm
The airport said the plan was illegal and counterproductive but said that it had robust plans in place to make sure the airport could continue to operate.
July 01, 2019 11:10 pm
The Metropolitan Police force says the body of an unidentified man was found in a south London garden on Sunday, and it's believed he fell from a plane.
July 05, 2017 6:32 pm
Khuram Butt, believed to be the ringleader of the terrorists who crashed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before going on a stabbing spree in nearby Borough Market claiming eight lives, was known to the UK's M15 intelligence services as a key figure in the extremist group Al-Muhajiroun.
December 17, 2015 6:29 pm
The passenger, who is not believed to have suffered life-threatening injuries, had passed through the airport's security checks, and started cutting himself near the departure lounges.
October 21, 2014 4:14 pm
Indian airlines such as Air India and Jet Airways, however, reported no disruptions and said they were "operating on time".
March 14, 2014 3:38 pm
Ramdev further said he had followed all rules and visa conditions of the British government.