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Baby Boy Born in Emirates Airplane Toilet to Be Named Ek


August 30th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dubai, Aug 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Vietnam when a woman went in to labor. The woman whose name is Filipina gave birth to ... Read more...

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Babies immediately after marriage a mistake: Reed


June 14th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) "Twilight" actress Nikki Reed, who is married to "American Idol" contestant Paul McDonald, doesn't approve of starting a family soon after getting married."Maybe I'm wrong, but ... Read more...

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Kerala engineer dies in Nigerian air crash


June 4th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 4 (IANS) Rijo Eldos, a young computer engineer hailing from Neriamangalam in Idukki district of Kerala, was one of the 153 victims who was on the Nigerian airplane ... Read more...

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Nigerian plane with 153 aboard crashes


June 3rd, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, June 3 (IANS) A Nigerian airplane carrying 153 passengers and crew crashed Sunday in the densely populated former capital of Lagos, CNN reported quoting a state rescue official.The Dana ... Read more...

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Car catches fire as Panetta lands in Afghanistan


March 15th, 2012 - 5:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (IANS) An Afghan driven car was up in flames following an explosion onto the ramp area of a British airfield in Afghanistan, just when US Defence Secretary ... Read more...

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Unidentified metal from space startles Brazilians


February 25th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 25 (IANS/EFE) An unidentified metal object that may have come from a spacecraft caused a huge commotion when it fell to the Earth in a small town ... Read more...

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Two Pakistanis die as plane crashes on lawn


February 23rd, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Two people, including a woman pilot, were killed Thursday when their training aircraft crashed onto the lawn of a house in Lahore city.The small training airplane ... Read more...

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Pilot becomes ill during flight, dies on landing


February 16th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Feb 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The captain of a Czech airliner flying from Warsaw became ill and died upon landing at an international airport in Prague, CTK news agency reported ... Read more...

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Airline staff held for passenger’s missing money


November 9th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Nov 9 (IANS) The Mizoram Police Wednesday arrested six ground staff of a private airline after a Kolkata-bound passenger's Rs.7 lakh in cash went missing.A police officer said the ... Read more...

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Trapped Chilean miners discussed cannibalism


October 11th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Oct 11 (IANS/EFE) The 33 Chilean miners who spent more than two months trapped 700 meters underground discussed the possibility of cannibalism in the first days of their ordeal, ... Read more...

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Hulk Hogan to launch reality show


September 13th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 13 (IANS) Wrestling icon Hulk Hogan is set to launch his own reality TV show titled "Hulk Hogan's Micro Championship Wrestling".The show will chronicle the lives ... Read more...

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New tool can ensure better safety on planes


September 13th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) Researchers have developed an instrument for fine tuning an airplane's digital flight-data recorder or "black box" so that it can pre-empt crashes and ensure greater safety ... Read more...

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A message that showed 9/11 was about to happen


September 9th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) "If you try to make any move, you're endangering yourself and the airplane," a voice said. This was the first chilling indication when air traffic controllers ... Read more...

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Brazil chopper with four onboard disappears


August 21st, 2011 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A helicopter belonging to Brazil's oil and gas company Petrobras has disappeared with four people onboard in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast ... Read more...

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Mexican singer needs more dental surgery after bad fall


August 12th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 12 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Gloria Trevi will have to undergo more dental surgery after suffering "facial trauma" when she took a bad fall last month while disembarking ... Read more...

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Mexican singer operated for face injury


July 16th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 16 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Gloria Trevi had an emergency operation after suffering a "facial traumatism" when she fell getting off an airplane in Toluca, Mexico, her record ... Read more...

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Pilot dies after mid air collision in UK


July 5th, 2011 - 6:44 am ICT by BNO News
WEST SUSSEX, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The pilot of a small aircraft died after colliding in mid air with another plane in the United Kingdom, local media reported Monday.The incident occurred at ... Read more...

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Planes influence local weather during take-off


July 1st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) People living close to airports may not only suffer sleepless nights, they could also experience lousy weather.The very presence of aircraft increases the possibility of snow ... Read more...

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Study says that Two-seat hot zone is responsible for flu spreading on planes


June 20th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Duncaster, England, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have come up with the hot zone regarding flu infection in an airplane. In a study which was published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, the scientists ... Read more...

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US counterterrorism chief quits


June 10th, 2011 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) Mike Leiter, the head of the US National Counterterrorism Centre, is quiting after close to five years at the post, the White House said Thursday.The White ... Read more...

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Some tips on how to maintain ‘Airplane Etiquette’


April 26th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, April 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Traveling in an airplane require some level of etiquette. It can be frustrating enough sitting in a plane for hours but when that frustration is ... Read more...

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UFO over Lafayette, Colorado, caught on camera


March 29th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): A strange triangular formation of red lights over Lafayette, Colorado, which was caught on camera, has left many spooked and wondering if it was a UFO.Leroy van der ... Read more...

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Study finds low cancer risk from airport scanners


March 29th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that the cancer risk associated with one type of airport security scanners is low based on the amount of radiation these devices emit, as long ... Read more...

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Three killed in California crash (Lead)


March 21st, 2011 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) Three people were killed when a small aircraft crashed in the US state of California, authorities said."According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, three ... Read more...

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Small plane crashes in California


March 21st, 2011 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) A small aircraft crashed Sunday in the US state of California, but there was no report of casualties, authorities said.The plane was believed to be ... Read more...

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Harvey Weinstein was almost arrested for smoking in plane bathroom


March 8th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Film producer Harvey Weinstein has revealed that he was once almost arrested for smoking in the bathroom of an airplane.Weinstein, 58, who was encouraged to light up by ... Read more...

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Passenger steals $238,000 from airliner’s cargo hold


March 6th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) A passenger sneaked into the cargo hold of an airplane from the bathroom and stole $238,000 during a flight in the Caribbean, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Minneapolis woman charged in puppy mailing scheme


February 2nd, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Minneapolis, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Minneapolis woman tried to send a puppy in the mail to Atlanta.The woman, Stacey Champion, has been arrested and subsequently charged with animal cruelty for ... Read more...

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Dead Fetus Found in Manila in Airplane’s Bathroom


January 5th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to police in Manila, Philippines, a dead fetus was found in the restroom of an airplane when it landed at the capital of the country. This story ... Read more...

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Dead Male Fetus Sighted In An Airplane’s Bathroom At The Airport In Manila


January 5th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 5, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Filipino police have mentioned that a dead fetus has been detected in the bathroom of an airplane that touched down at the Philippine capital, ... Read more...

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Dead fetus found in airplane bathroom in Manila


January 5th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manila, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A dead fetus was found in an Etihad flight, which was flying from Abu Dhabi to the Philippines’s capital of Manila.Abortion in Philippines is illegal and ... Read more...

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Seven survive plane crash in Brazil


December 14th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 14 (IANS/EFE) Seven people survived with only slight injuries when their small airplane crashed on a soyabean farm in the southern Brazilian state of Parana, a media report ... Read more...

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US seeks to cool diplomatic row over envoy pat down


December 11th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 11 (IANS) Awaiting a formal complaint from India regarding the "pat down" screen of its ambassador Meera Shankar at a US airport, the United States says ... Read more...

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Josh Duhamel kicked off plane after refusing to turn off BlackBerry


December 4th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Josh Duhamel was kicked off an airplane after the actor refused to turn off his BlackBerry.According to TMZ.com, the 38-year-old was traveling from New York to Kentucky ... Read more...

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Blame promiscuous behaviour on a ‘cheating gene’


December 4th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 4 (IANS) If you are sexually promiscuous and sleeping with your boss or maid or your friend's wife, it is not your fault.Blame your bad behaviour on the ... Read more...

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