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United says cockpit door codes may have been published online

United says cockpit door codes may have been published online

By Reuters WASHINGTON:  Codes to gain access to United Airlines cockpits may have been made public, the carrier said on Monday, but it stopped short of confirming a report that a flight attendant inadvertently published the codes online in a potential threat to air security.The airline still could keep its flight decks secure through other […]

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release

United CEO again apologizes for dragging incident in earnings release

Agencies United Continental Holdings Inc on Monday released first-quarter earnings that matched analysts’ expectations on several key measures, in the wake of last week’s public relations meltdown. “In the first quarter of 2017, our financial and operational performance gives us a lot of confidence about the foundation we are building,” Chief Executive Oscar Munoz said […]

United Airlines CEO sorry for ‘horrific’ passenger removal

United Airlines CEO sorry for ‘horrific’ passenger removal

By Reuters United Airlines Chief Executive Officer Oscar Munoz on Tuesday issued an apology for the treatment of a passenger dragged from aboard one of its flights before takeoff on Sunday. “I want you to know that we take full responsibility and we will work to make it right,” Munoz said in a statement, reversing […]

US withdraws funding for United Nations Population Fund

US withdraws funding for United Nations Population Fund

The US has withdrawn funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), an agency that promotes family planning in more than 150 countries. The state department said the UNFPA “supports or participates in the management of a program of coercive abortion or involuntary sterilisation”. This is the first of the promised cuts to US financial […]

Schweinsteiger leaving Manchester United for Chicago Fire

Schweinsteiger leaving Manchester United for Chicago Fire

Schweinsteiger leaving Manchester United for Chicago Fire Web Desk   Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to join Major League Soccer club Chicago Fire, the Chicago Tribune has reported. The German footballer, who signed for United at the start of last season, has found himself out of favour since manager Jose Mourinho arrived at […]

I’m staying at Manchester United, says Rooney

I’m staying at Manchester United, says Rooney

LONDON: Wayne Rooney said Thursday he was staying with Manchester United following persistent speculation he could make a lucrative move to the Chinese Super League. British media reports said Rooney’s agent, Paul Stretford, had been in China speaking to interested clubs but the United and England captain insisted he was remaining at Old Trafford. “Despite […]

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

DUBAI: Defending champions Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi are all set to clash in the Pakistan Super League 2017 opener today (Thursday). Islamabad had a rough start to the inaugural PSL edition last year. After four heavy defeats in their first six games, almost everybody had written off Misbah’s men. However, the team rose from […]

Manchester United drop two more points at home

Manchester United drop two more points at home

MANCHESTER (AFP) – Manchester United dropped two more points in the English Premier League (EPL) as they failed to score and drew 0-0 with Hull City at home. Hull s draw at Old Trafford gave them a small measure of revenge for last week s League Cup semi-final defeat at Manchester United s hands Mourinho made nine changes […]

United for Peace-Three Counties United Against Extremism Service

United for Peace-Three Counties United Against Extremism Service

The Oxford Foundation in partnership with The Lord-Lieutenancies of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire, Oxford Diocese, and Oxford Muslim College held a United for Peace: Three Counties United Against Extremism Service at Dorney Lake, Dorney, Windsor on 20 April 2016. United for Peace is a national initiative that draws United Kingdom’s diverse communities together to affirm […]