The coronavirus crisis claims a sixth cruise line



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Add Jalesh Cruises to the list of cruise companies shutting down for good due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

The India-based, one-ship cruise operator won’t be emerging from a months-long, coronavirus-caused halt to departures, according to multiple news outlets in India.

Mumbai-based Mumbai Live reports that creditors have had the line’s one ship, the 1,590-passenger Karnika, arrested in Mumbai through India’s Admiralty Court.

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A skeleton crew that has been on the ship since it halted departures early this year has posted on Twitter in recent days that they have been left without a resupply of food or fuel, and they say they

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Minnesota guides dispute claims they illegally enter Canada during pandemic

Some resort owners on the Ontario side of Rainy Lake claim to have recently seen Minnesota-licensed boats in Ontario waters, a clear violation of Canada’s border closure and subject to stiff fines, jail time and expulsion from Canada.

Both the U.S. and Canada closed their borders to all non-emergency personal travel in March to slow the spread of COVID-19. It’s unclear when the border may reopen.

But Frank Wepruk, owner of The Fisheries Resort outside Fort Frances, said he’s seen several Minnesota boats cross the border this summer and has heard reports of more.

“My friend and I encountered four U.S.-based boats’’ on a recent outing on the Ontario side of the lake, Wepruk told the News Tribune on Wednesday.

Wepruk was featured in a CBC report earlier this week on the issue.

“What we’re finding now, especially in the fall, when the crappies are biting, we’ll see eight to

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Prince William & Kate Middleton split up when he went on a Greek yachting trip with an all-female crew, new book claims

PRINCE William and Kate Middleton’s early relationship is well-documented, with the couple briefly splitting in 2007 – but a new book claims that’s not the only time they broke up. 

Royal author Robert Lacey claims the pair parted ways during a summer break, when The Duke of Cambridge went on an all-boys sailing trip – with an all-female crew. 

Kate is said to have caught William's eye when she wore a sheer dress at a fashion show

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Kate is said to have caught William’s eye when she wore a sheer dress at a fashion showCredit: EPA

Robert made the claims in his new book, Battle of Brothers, the Mail reported, outlining details of the split in 2004. 

The parents-of-three got together when they both attended St Andrews, and Kate caught Prince William’s eye in a sheer dress – which showed her underwear – at a university fashion show. 

Their romance blossomed and the couple, both 38, moved into a flat together for their second year, along

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