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Air India management can alter policy for workmen: Apex court


November 19th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court has ruled that Air India was entitled to alter its policies with regards to its workmen and those promoted to executive category ... Read more...

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Gerard Depardieu creates a controversy by urinating in plane’s aisle


August 17th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Green Card" actor Gerard Depardieu got into controversy on Tuesday when he urinated in the aisle of an Air France flight. The famous French actor reportedly demanded ... Read more...

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Man cheating people with aviation sector jobs arrested


March 10th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) A man has been arrested for allegedly cheating several people with promises of lucrative jobs in the aviation sector, police said Thursday.Deepak Mishra, 38, owner ... Read more...

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Let your party take off - in a plane


July 25th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Anindya Rai Verman New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) You can party on terra firma and still fly high - in a stationary aircraft! And you can do so right here in Delhi ... Read more...

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Malaysia Airlines to hire cabin crew from Frankfinn


July 15th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) Malaysia Airlines will recruit cabin crew for its international operations from Frankfinn Institute of Air Hostess Training in India. "The selected candidates will join the airline's cabin crew ... Read more...

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Oz’s flight attendants union calls for end to ’sex object’ ads


July 3rd, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): The Flight Attendants Association of Australia (FAAA) has called on airlines around the world to stop portraying them as sex objects in raunchy advertising campaigns.The association said ... Read more...

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Terrorists in Britain’s high-security prison planned to ‘escape in an aeroplane’


June 6th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Terrorists incarcerated in one of Britain's top high-security prisons has hatched a preposterous escape plot that entails their flight to freedom in an aeroplane.The plan includes smuggling the ... Read more...

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Unpaid Spanish air hostesses strip off for saucy calendar in protest


April 1st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): A group of flight attendants from now bankrupt Spanish airline Air Comet has stripped off for a saucy calendar in a bid to publicise their battle to recoup ... Read more...

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Couple held for cheating over 100 job seekers


March 31st, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, 31 March (IANS) A journalist and his air hostess wife were arrested here for cheating over 100 job seekers on the pretext of offering them employment in multinational companies, police ... Read more...

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Court allows separate cell for self-styled godman


March 25th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) A city court Thursday accepted a plea to provide a separate cell and car for self-styled godman Shiv Murat Dwivedi who was arrested for running a multi-crore ... Read more...

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Swamis in scandals: What keeps the faith?


March 25th, 2010 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Twenty-seven-year-old Priya, a devotee of Paramahamsa Nityananda Swami, can't believe a video footage where the Karnataka-based spiritual guru is allegedly shown in a compromising position with a ... Read more...

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Air hostesses among eight held for prostitution


February 26th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) A self-styled godman who preached spirituality while running a prostitution racket and two air hostesses were among eight people arrested for flesh trade here, police said Friday. The ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand’s new pink uniforms ‘disrespect’ Maori culture


January 29th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 29 (ANI): The new uniforms of Kiwi air hostesses have been criticised for disrespecting Maori culture with the "misuse" of curly patterns on them.Air New Zealand has raised several eyebrows ... Read more...

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Indian Airlines sacks overweight air hostess, court asks why?


January 11th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday issued a notice to Indian Airlines for sacking an air hostess for being overweight. Indian Airlines had last year terminated the services of ... Read more...

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Man held for putting obscene pics of air hostesses on web


December 4th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) A 30-year-old unemployed hotel management graduate has been arrested for posting morphed and obscene photographs of two Jet Airways air hostesses on social networking sites, police ... Read more...

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Taiwan pilot fired for videotaping air hostesses in toilet


June 19th, 2009 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Taipei, June 19 (DPA) Taiwan's EVA Air has fired a pilot after he was caught videotaping air hostesses in a plane toilet, the airline said Friday. "This incident has happened and he has ... Read more...

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Fake friendship club busted in Delhi


May 27th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Seven women and two men were arrested here for allegedly duping men after promising to put them in touch with housewives, college girls, models and air hostesses ... Read more...

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Focus on ‘good’ conduct, not weight of air hostesses: Supreme Court


April 24th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday made apparent its disapproval of air hostesses being dismissed for being overweight and said passengers would be happier if the focus was on ... Read more...

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Help hostesses to shed weight, PETA tells Air India


January 8th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 8 (IANS) People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has asked Air India to help its hostesses shed weight instead of sacking them.Reacting to the termination notices served to ... Read more...

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Air India sacks 10 ‘overweight’ air hostesses


January 5th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's flagship carrier Air India has handed 10 air hostesses the pink slip for being overweight.The hostesses, who were grounded some months earlier, were served the termination ... Read more...

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Indian asked to explain why ‘overweight’ air hostesses grounded


September 19th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to domestic carrier Indian, formerly Indian Airlines, on a plea by five of its air hostesses who have challenged their removal ... Read more...

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Overweight airhostesses not required: Delhi High Court


June 4th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Delhi High court Wednesday upheld the policy of Indian Airlines to ground overweight air hostesses. A bench headed by Justice A.K. Sikri dismissed the petition filed by ... Read more...

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Sandhya Mridul oozes oomph at Lakme Fashion Week


March 31st, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by admin
By Shweta Thakur Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Bollywood actor Sandhya Mridul created a flutter at the Lakme Fashion Week as she swayed and oozed oomph on the ramp in an outfit designed by ... Read more...

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PIA image being damaged by unfit, obese crew


February 5th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb.5 (ANI): Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has told the Supreme Court that physically unfit, obese or unpresentable crew members were harming its image and also doing a disservice to them. In a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tourism sector to generate over two lakh jobs by 2010: Ambika Soni


January 9th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): Tourism and Culture Minister Ambika Soni today said that the tourism sector is likely to generate over two lakh plus jobs by 2010. Addressing a group of ... Read more...

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