China opens longest glass bottom bridge in world

Tourists who suffer from vertigo need not apply. The world’s highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge opens in China’s spectacular Zhangjiajie mountains — the inspiration for American blockbuster Avatar. Some 430 metres (1,400 feet) long...


Beer, broken glass and beatings at Euro 2016

Two nights of tear gas, broken bottles and beer-bloated football fans on Marseille’s Vieux Port came as a stark reminder to European Championship organisers that old habits die hard. Beer, broken glass and beatings...