Bali issues eruption alert for Mount Agung
Volcanic activity has prompted officials to raise the eruption alert to its highest level. Thousands of local residents have been evacuated from the area near the volcano. Airports have been closed, leaving travellers stranded.
U.S. bans big electronics as carry-on iterms from 10 airports
The White House confirms new restrictions on electronic devices carried by travellers to the U.S. from 10 airports in response to unspecified terror threats.
Hundreds of flights cancelled in Berlin strike
Almost all flights have been diverted or cancelled from Berlin's Tegel and Schoenefeld airports, amid a ground staff strike in the early hours of Friday morning.