Canberra Airport shut down as bushfires intensify

The airport in Australia’s capital city, Canberra, has been shut down as bushfires threaten the region. Flights were cancelled out of Canberra Airport, a 20 minute drive from the city centre, as blazes raged nearby. A heatwave sweeping the nation’s south-east caused existing blazes to flare up again on Thursday, officials said. Meanwhile there are […]