Asians 11 times more likely to be stopped at British airports: Study

Asians are reportedly 11 times more likely to be stopped at British airports and ports compared to whites, a new study has revealed.

Volcanic ash grounds 1,000 European flights

Volcanic ash from Iceland grounded 1,000 flights in parts of northern Europe.

Volcanic ash cloud closes British airports

A drifting, dense cloud of volcanic ash is encroaching on British airspace.

Iceland`s volcanic ash halts flights across Europe

An ash cloud from Iceland`s spewing volcano halted air traffic across a wide swath of Europe on Thursday, grounding planes on a scale unseen since the 2001 terror attacks as authorities stopped all flights over Britain, Ireland and the Nordic countries.

Full-body scanners to be put in British airports

Prime Minister Gordon Brown says full-body scanners will be introduced in Britain`s airports in the wake of the failed Christmas Day bombing attempt of a US airliner.