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Carlos Tevez 2009 (Photographer: Alfonso Jimenez)

16 August 2010

Motherwell, Aston Villa, Manchester City and Tottenham are playing qualifying matches in the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Champions League.

UK holiday company goes into administration

13 August 2010

Sun 4 U Ltd went into administration on 12 August.

Nepal travel advice - nationwide strike on 15 August

Indigenous Nepalese rally in Kathmandu. Photo by Getty Images

12 August 2010

A nationwide strike has been called in Nepal on 15 August 2010. Transport disruptions are possible.

Russian Federation travel advice - air pollution in Moscow

A Moscow resident wears a face mask to protect against air pollution from peat fires, August 2010. Photo by Getty Images.

10 August 2010

There are high levels of air pollution in Moscow from peat fires. Travellers with pre-existing medical conditions should be aware of the possible health impact.

Landslides in China

Henry Bellingham MP

9 August 2010

Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham has made a statement following reports of the landslides in Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan autonomous prefecture of Gansu province this weekend.

Philippines travel advice - be aware of the risk of terrorist and insurgent activity

Filipino soldiers in Manila. Photo by Getty Images.

6 August 2010

There is ongoing terrorist and insurgent activity in the Philippines. We advise against all travel to south-west Mindanao and the Sulu archipelago, and against all but essential travel to the remainder of Mindanao.

Travel advice - travelling during Ramadan


5 August 2010

If you’re travelling to an Islamic country in August or September you should be aware of additional rules that may apply during Ramadan.

New UK help for victims of Pakistan floods

Flooding in Pakistan. Photo by Getty Images.

5 August 2010

The UK Development Secretary, Andrew Mitchell, has announced that the UK is sending 2,000 all-weather tents to flood-affected districts in Pakistan.

Forest fires burning in Russia

Forest fires

3 August 2010

Several regions in Russia are experiencing forest and peat fires.

Kenya travel advice - public demonstrations

Crowds in a street in a Nairobi suburb. Photo by TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images.

2 August 2010

Avoid large public gatherings and demonstrations ahead of the referendum on the Constitution on 4 August.

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