Tourists heading to Hawaii may be slapped with additional entry costs, as the popular holiday destination looks to introduce a climate change fee for visitors. The new tax, according to the state’s Governor, Josh Green, would be introduced as a way to protect beaches and prevent future wildfires. Mr Green
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was absent from a London court on Tuesday as it heard his final appeal against potential extradition to the United States to face trial for publishing secret military and diplomatic files. Opening the two-day hearing in Mr Assange’s absence, with the man himself not present due
A new union pay deal in Victoria that would see labourers and junior stop-sign holders working 36-hour weeks earning $120,000 a year has prompted backlash — as well as a heated defence of tradies. The Herald Sun reported on the weekend that the hard-line Construction, Forestry, Maritime Employees Union (CFMEU)
London’s world famous Tube map will undergo a radical change with six new line names unveiled that will feature alongside the likes of the long established Piccadilly, Jubilee and Victoria Underground lines. One of those new lines will be named after an English soccer team, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said.
Bali’s new tourist levy has only just begun, but there are already calls for transparency around how the money will be spent. Indonesia is expecting to bring in more than $18 million from Australian tourists alone through the new $15 per person fee this year. Aussies are the popular holiday
A flight from the Netherlands to the US was forced to turn back to Amsterdam after maggots reportedly started falling from an overhead luggage bin. The Delta Air Lines flight took off from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol towards Detroit, Michigan about 10.30am on Tuesday (local time) but landed back at the