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Lack of seats force passengers to stand on Tatarstan Airlines flight


September 30th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 30 (ANI): Six passengers on-board a Tatarstan Airlines flight were allegedly forced to stand because there were not enough seats in the plane.The six are said to have stood for ... Read more...

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Seven held in Nepal with fake Pakistan-made Indian currency


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 23 (IANS) Nepal police have arrested seven people, including two Indians, with a stash of fake Indian currency worth over Rs.4 million manufactured in Pakistan.The notes were ... Read more...

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At least 15 die in eastern Venezuela plane crash


September 14th, 2010 - 12:46 am ICT by BNO News
CIUDAD GUAYANA, VENEZUELA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 15 people were killed when a passenger plane belonging to Venezuelan state-owned airline Conviasa crashed near an airport in Bolívar State on ... Read more...

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IndiGo flight makes emergency landing


August 28th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 28 (IANS) A Delhi-bound IndiGo Airlines flight made an emergency landing at the Biju Patnaik Airport at Bhubaneswar Saturday after it was hit by a bird minutes after take ... Read more...

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China airport reopens after plane crash


August 26th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 26 (IANS) The airport in northeast China, where a plane crash killed 42 people Tuesday, reopened Thursday afternoon. An Airbus 320 landed at the Lindu airport in Yichun city of ... Read more...

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JetBlue Flight Attendant Attains Near Celeb Status!


August 11th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steven Slater, the disgruntled JetBlue airlines flight attendant who made headlines by jumping down from the plane through emergency slide after a heated altercation with a ... Read more...

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Man arrested with fake passport at Lucknow airport


August 10th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 10 (IANS) A man was Tuesday arrested at the airport here with a fake passport, police said. Immigration officials at the Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport (Amausi) here held Ameerul Mandal, who ... Read more...

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Pakistani held with fake Indian notes in Nepal


August 10th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 10 (IANS) A Pakistani, posing as a physically challenged man, was caught at Kathmandu's international airport while trying to smuggle in fake Indian currency -- with a face ... Read more...

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Over 100 killed in Islamabad plane crash (Fourth Lead)


July 28th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) A private Pakistani airline jet crashed amid heavy rain in the thickly forested Margalla Hills near this Pakistani capital Wednesday morning, killing at least 100 ... Read more...

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Immigration officials deny reports of strike


July 20th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Officials of the Bureau of Immigration responsible for immigration services at all 12 international airports in the country Tuesday denied media reports which said they are on ... Read more...

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China jet makes emergency landing amid bomb scare


July 15th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Lanzhou (China), July 15 (ANI): A passenger jet flying from China's restive Xinjiang region to the country's south made an emergency landing on Wednesday night following warnings of a possible bomb aboard. ... Read more...

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First international flight to land at IGI new terminal Wednesday


July 13th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) An Air India flight from New York will be the first flight to operate from the swanky new terminal-3 (T3) at the Indira Gandhi International Airport ... Read more...

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Plane’s tyre bursts while landing at Raipur


June 24th, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 24 (IANS) A Kingfisher Airlines flight with at least 75 passengers on board had a close shave late Wednesday as one of its tyres burst while landing here, an official ... Read more...

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Plane’s tyre bursts while landing at Srinagar


June 21st, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 21 (IANS) The passengers of a Delhi-Srinagar IndiGo flight had a close shave as a tyre of the plane burst while landing at the airport here Monday, an official said. "The ... Read more...

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Another air disaster averted in Mumbai


June 4th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) An air disaster was averted at the airport here early Friday when a flight was cleared for landing while another plane was waiting to take off on the ... Read more...

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Woman Left On Plane Sues Airline


May 28th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A woman who was traveling in a Trans State Airlines’ flight is suing the airline because it left her sleeping in her seat for ... Read more...

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Hoax call grounds Kingfisher flight in Mumbai


May 20th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 20 (ANI): A Lucknow-bound Kingfisher Airlines flight had to be grounded here on Thursday following a bomb scare.The Air Traffic Control (ATS) asked the Mumbai-Lucknow flight to ground after ... Read more...

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Pak man with batteries, electrical circuit hidden in shoes arrested at Karachi airport


May 10th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 10 (ANI): A suspected bomber was arrested at the Jinnah International Airport here after batteries and electrical circuits were found concealed in his shoes after a thorough check-up following a ... Read more...

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Handgun, bullets found in Times Square bomber’s car


May 5th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 4 (IANS) A 9mm handgun with clips and ammunition has been found in a vehicle the Pakistani-American suspect in the failed Times Square bombing here is believed to have ... Read more...

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Faisal Shahzad Detained in The ‘Times Square’ Car Bomb Conspiracy


May 4th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Faisal Shahzad, supposed to be behind the ‘Times Square’ car bomb plot, was detained while he was endeavoring to run away from America. He ... Read more...

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NYPD questions SUV owner


May 4th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The cataloged owner of an SUV, which was employed for keeping a home-grown car bomb in Times Square, was questioned by the New York City ... Read more...

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18 injured in Emirates air pocket fall (Lead)


April 25th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Kochi, April 25 (IANS) At least 18 passengers of an Emirates flight from Dubai to Kerala's Kochi city were injured Sunday morning when their aircraft abruptly fell almost 15,000 feet in ... Read more...

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Timely action by Mumbai ATC averts major air disaster


April 10th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 10 (ANI): The alert Mumbai Air Traffic Control (ATC) avoided a major air disaster over the Indian Ocean around 6 a. m. on Friday, when two aircrafts traveling on the ... Read more...

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‘Explosives loaded on Kingfisher plane at Thiruvananthapuram’ (Lead)


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Thiruvananthapuram, March 22 (IANS) A day after explosives were found in the cargo section of a Kingfisher flight, police in Bangalore Monday admitted security lapse but said it might have been placed ... Read more...

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Pakistani woman nabbed with fake Indian currency in Nepal


March 16th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 16 (IANS) A 55-year-old Pakistani woman has been arrested at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu with fake Indian currency worth Rs.3 million, police said. Mariam Wali Mohammad, apparently travelling alone ... Read more...

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Two Pak women barred from boarding plane for refusing UK airport body scan


March 4th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Manchester, Mar 4(ANI): Two Pakistani women were barred from boarding a flight to Islamabad after they refused to undergo a full-body scan at Manchester Airport, citing religious and medical reasons.According to reports, ... Read more...

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No third country in talks with Pakistan, says India


February 23rd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Ahead of foreign secretary-level talks, India Tuesday made it clear that there was no space for third country mediation with Pakistan. "There is no place for a third ... Read more...

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Nepal president in Delhi on four-day visit (Lead)


February 15th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) On his first ever foreign visit, Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav reached Delhi on a four-day state visit during which he will sign several agreements as ... Read more...

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Kingfisher flight aborted after pilot suspects snag


February 5th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) A Kingfisher Airlines flight to Kullu with 35 passengers on board landed soon after taking off from the Indira Gandhi International Airport here Friday after the pilot ... Read more...

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International drug racket busted, three nabbed with 15 kg heroin (Lead)


November 27th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Delhi Police said Friday they have busted an international drug racket with the arrest of three people, including two Afghan nationals, and seized 15 kg heroin worth ... Read more...

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Sayali, Boman, Amrita Rao join Childrens Day celebrations


November 14th, 2009 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Bollywood actors Sayali Bhagat, Boman Irani and Amrita Rao joined in a 'Flight of Fantasy' for underprivileged children and a trip for youngsters at Jet Airlines' Flight Simulator ... Read more...

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Gulf Air flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai, all aboard safe


November 11th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 11 (IANS) A Gulf Air aircraft with 222 passengers on board made an emergency landing here Wednesday following a technical snag, and then got stuck on the runway for a ... Read more...

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Gas Explosion Rocks Puerto Rico, No Loss Of Life


October 23rd, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Puerto Rico was rocked by an explosion on Friday night. It happened in a Gulf gasoline facility. The facility called Caribbean Petroleum Corporations is a center for ... Read more...

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Plane makes emergency landing to save passenger


October 18th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 18 (IANS) An Etihaad Airlines flight made an emergency landing at the Chennai Airport here Sunday to save the life of a passenger who had suffered a heart attack while ... Read more...

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Eminent litterateur Meenakshi Mukherjee dead


September 16th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 16 (IANS) Eminent litterateur and Sahitya Akademi winner Meenakshi Mukherjee died here Wednesday. She was 72. Mukherjee, a professor at the University of Hyderabad, fainted and collapsed at the ... Read more...

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