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Skymark Airlines to ground its Airbus A330s, will cut 15% of its flights as it reorganizes

Skymark Airlines (Tokyo-Haneda) announced today (January 29) it was filing for bankruptcy protection with the district court in Tokyo. The …

Airbus military aircraft head quits over A400M delays

Airbus has acted to stem the instability affecting its A400M tactical transport programme, with the head of the company’s Military Aircraft division …

Aviation

Facebook Employees Reveal 22 Awful Things About Working At Facebook

Not bad, right?<p>Wrong, according to some Facebook employees, both past and present, in a number of open threads on Quora.<p>Engineers, software developers, and anonymous sources from Facebook's front lines divulge the details on the worst things about working for the social network.<p>To be clear, we're …

10 things to throw away right now

You don’t need to wait until spring cleaning to declutter. In fact, the start of the new year is an even better time to simplify and get rid of …

What plastic can learn from steel in a circular economy

Virgin metal companies said steel recycling would never get very far. It did. So can plastic follow in its footsteps?<p>The global plastics industry generates over 280m metric tons in waste every year (pdf). The majority ends up in landfills, incinerators or as marine and land litter.<p>The US …

FCA could call time on PPI claims

Since January 2011, banks have paid out £17.3bn in compensation to customers, but the Financial Conduct Authority could bring in a time limit on complaints<p>Britain’s financial watchdog has raised the possibility of introducing a time limit on complaints about payment protection insurance, the …

Top 5 Simple Foods to Pair with Scotch and Whiskey | Bodega Premium Blends

I recently started drinking whiskey for the same reason most other people do — because someone they knew was drinking whiskey. For the past decade, …

Americans! This is what it's like to use the NHS, Britain's universal healthcare system that Trump thinks is 'going broke and not working'

President Trump woke up this morning and fired off a tweet criticising Democrats who "are pushing for Universal HealthCare while thousands of people are marching in the UK because their U system is going broke and not working."<p>"Dems want to greatly raise taxes for really bad and non-personal …

Churchill's London then and now: How London was rebuilt after WWII

Rory McIlroy to tee off in £13m court battle

The Dublin High Court will become the setting on Tuesday for the start of a £13m legal battle between the superstar golfer Rory McIlroy and his former agent Conor Ridge of Horizon. Here The Telegraph looks ahead to the case<p>It all looked so different four years ago for the engaging young golfer from …

Putin's Bombers Intercepted By RAF Jets Over English Channel, Russian Ambassador Summoned

The Russian ambassador was summoned after two Russian Tu-95 "Bears" flew close to British airspace, forcing jets from the Royal Air Force to …

Russia

Six Nations 2015: My England team to play Wales - by Will Greenwood - Telegraph

From Laundering To Profiteering, A Multitude Of Sins At The Vatican Bank

For decades, the Catholic Church has been dogged by scandals involving money. Vatican City — a sovereign state — controls its own finances through the Vatican Bank. It developed as a cross between the Federal Reserve and an offshore bank. In a new history, <i>God's Bankers,</i> Gerald Posner explains that …