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Air New Zealand grounds Dreamliners after engine faults

Air New Zealand grounds Dreamliners after engine faults

New Zealand's Transport Accident Investigation Commission is investigating after two international flights from Auckland had to return with engine problems this week.

Iraqi PM calls on Kurds to cancel referendum result

Iraqi PM calls on Kurds to cancel referendum result

Haider Abadi renewed his ultimatum to Masoud Barzani's Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to hand over control of international airports by Friday or face a ban on direct international flights to the Kurdish region.

US weighs banning laptops on international flights

US weighs banning laptops on international flights

US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said on Sunday that he was considering banning laptop computers on international flights into and out of the country, amid signs of "a real threat."

Occupy founders tell students to retreat amid fears of violence

Occupy founders tell students to retreat amid fears of violence

The founders of Hong Kong’s Occupy Central civil disobedience movement yesterday called on pro-democracy activists to retreat from the city centre...