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Morocco TGV begins tests between Casablanca and Tangier

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Engineers in Morocco are preparing to test Africa’s first high-speed railway this week with trains reaching 320kilometres (200 miles) per hour, the country’s rail office said Monday. One train reached 275kph (170 mph) on Monday along a stretch of track between the northern cities of Kenitra and Tangier, the ONCF said. ‘This is already the Read More

Cats and dogs doing Halloween better than you

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If you have no Halloween parties to go to and there’s no children in the family, there’s still an opportunity for dressing up if you have a furry friend in your life.  An online gallery reveals people’s best efforts at kitting out their pets for the spookiest night of the year, but the results are Read More

The most luxurious glamping spots in the world revealed

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You won’t need to worry about condensation dripping on your head or rocks poking you in the back at these uber-luxury camping spots. Adding a hefty dose of glamour to the great outdoors, tents have been decked out with proper beds, fluffy rugs and even crystal chandeliers. And to eat? Scrap the baked beans and Read More

The best secret menu hacks at Nando's restaurant

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Fast food fanatics believed that only McDonald’s had a secret menu, off which you could request special items if you were in the know. But now it has been discovered that Nando’s also has off-menu choices and secret hacks that only super fans know how to order. However a handful of these secret menu tricks Read More

Royal Society of Biology photographer of the year entries

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There’s a whole other world that’s not visible to the naked eye. But thanks to these stunning macro and micro shots, we’re transported to a land of teeny-tiny creatures and plant life. The Royal Society of Biology has revealed the shortlist for its 2017 Photographer of the Year and Young Photographer of the Year competitions, Read More

Richard Branson says he is six months from going to space

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Richard Branson has claimed he will go on a trip to space with his company Virgin Galactic within the next six months. The billionaire mogul also said he expects Elon Musk to win the race to Mars with his private rocket firm SpaceX. The comments come just three years since Virgin Galactic’s catastrophic crash, which killed Read More

Food lovers should head to the high seas

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Eating fabulous food lies at the heart of a great getaway, and a holiday on a cruise ship is no exception. One of the many things shared by Thomas Cook and P&O Cruises is their belief in this – and they have become renowned as much for the culinary delights on board as for the Read More

American Airlines launches epic modernisation project

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It is already one of the world’s leading commercial carriers. But, because the competition never lets up, American Airlines has announced a large-scale overhaul for its fleet – which, it claims, will see passengers enjoy greater comfort, technology and space thanks to a multi-billion dollar investment. The Texas-based airline has revealed plans for an epic Read More

Loading equipment catches fire as it prepares AA plane

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An American Airlines flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles was canceled after a piece of loading equipment caught fire while it was preparing to put cargo in the hold of the plane. A spokeswoman for the airline, Martha Thomas, said the container that was on the loading equipment also caught fire in the process. Read More