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Barrymore, the saviour


July 15th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 15 (IANS) Actress Drew Barrymore, who is expecting her first child with husband Will Kopelman, came to the rescue of a man when she was taking a ... Read more...

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Martin kisses wife Paltrow mid-gig


July 5th, 2012 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 5 (IANS) Singer Chris Martin caught his wife, actress Gwyneth Paltrow by surprise during a Coldplay gig when he went down the stage and locked lips ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin quits twitter again


July 4th, 2012 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin has signed off his personal account on twitter with the words "It's been fun".The 54-year-old signed off his personal account on the ... Read more...

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Miami Heat take 2-1 series lead in NBA finals


June 18th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, June 18 (IANS) Miami Heat overcame a 10-point third quarter deficit to beat Oklahoma City Thunder 91-85 in a pulsating Game 3 of the NBA Finals at the American ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta’s fall ‘from lofty board room to lowly jail cell’


June 16th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 15 (IANS) The conviction Friday of the one-time poster boy of Indian business in America, Rajat Gupta, on charges of securities fraud marks yet another phase in ... Read more...

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US airline traffic up


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) US airline traffic regained its momentum in December after a slight year-on-year decrease in the previous month, according to the preliminary data released by US Transportation ... Read more...

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London oil executive linked to 9/11 hijackers


February 18th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) A Saudi man accused of associating with 9/11 hijackers and who disappeared from his home in the US a few weeks before the attacks in 2001, ... Read more...

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American Airlines may cut 13,000 jobs


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Houston, Feb 2 (IANS) US carrier American Airlines said Wednesday that it wants to eliminate 13,000 jobs as it seeks to cut labour costs by 20 percent.The announcement was made ... Read more...

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Rachel Zoe’s vintage pieces lost in transit


January 1st, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 1 (IANS) Fashion stylist and reality TV star Rachel Zoe has lost a suitcase full of designer vintage clothes while flying to Gustavia, capital of the ... Read more...

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Kingfisher to join oneworld airline alliance from February


December 19th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines Monday said it would become a full-time member of the global airline alliance, oneworld, from Feb 10, 2012. The move is expected to ... Read more...

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Avoid American airlines, Indians told


December 16th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 16 (IANS) Citing a US State Department advisory warning Americans of potential terror attacks against US interests, the Travel Agents Forum of India Friday asked Indians to avoid ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin mocks airline industry in SNL skit


December 12th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alec Baldwin’s war against the airline industry is ongoing. The actor was thrown off an America Airline flight last week after he failed to switch his ... Read more...

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Baldwin kicked out of flight


December 7th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 7 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin says he was booted out of an American Airlines flight after an altercation with a cabin staff.The "30 Rock" actor was forced ... Read more...

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Oneworld awarded best airline alliance award


December 2nd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) American business travel magazine "Global Traveler" has named global airline alliance 'Oneworld' as the best inter-airline network."The honour was granted to Oneworld for the second ... Read more...

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Custom made in India - holidays for LGBTs


November 28th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The romance between India and gay tourists is growing and, cashing in on the interest, many Indian and international gay travel agencies are keenly pursuing ... Read more...

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US fines airline $900,000 for tarmac delays


November 15th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS/EFE) The US Department of Transportation fined American Eagle Airlines $900,000 for keeping 600 passengers waiting on the runway for more than three hours in 15 of ... Read more...

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US fines airline $900,000 for tarmac delays


November 15th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS/EFE) The US Department of Transportation fined American Eagle Airlines $900,000 for keeping 600 passengers waiting on the runway for more than three hours in 15 of ... Read more...

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‘Shakal Pe Mat Ja’ a tale of mistaken identities (IANS Preview)


November 14th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) After a not-so-successful stint as an actress, Hrishitaa Bhatt has turned producer and her maiden venture, a comedy called "Shakal Pe Mat Ja", a tale ... Read more...

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Production was always on my mind: Hrishitaa Bhatt


November 5th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) She made her Bollywood debut opposite superstar Shah Rukh Khan in "Asoka", but her acting career didn't go very far. After a bumpy ride ... Read more...

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Kingfisher ties-up with American Airlines


November 3rd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines Thursday said that it has entered into a frequent flyer agreement with American Airlines."This is yet another step towards strengthening the ... Read more...

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Megan Fox set for theatre debut


October 31st, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Actress Megan Fox will soon make her theatre debut on Broadway.She has joined the cast of "The 24 Hour Plays", which debuts Nov 14 at the ... Read more...

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F-16s scrambled as US marked 9/11 anniversary


September 12th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) F-16 fighter jets scrambled twice after reports of air passengers acting suspiciously on two flights as America marked the 10th anniversary of 9/11.However, officials were ... Read more...

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Defiant Nepal Airlines rats on Air India, other peers


September 8th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 8 (IANS) After being forced to halt flights two days in a row following fears that mice were on board and becoming the butt of unflattering reports in ... Read more...

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Plastic based deadly explosive used in Delhi blast


September 7th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terrorists may have used hard-to-detect plastic-based explosive PETN in Wednesday's Delhi High Court blast -- the same substance used in the underwear bomb plot on ... Read more...

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Man,70, crosses English Channel in just 18 hours


August 31st, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) A 70-year-old man Wednesday created a world record by becoming the oldest person to have swum across the English Channel.Roger Allsopp, from Guernsey, a British Crown ... Read more...

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American Airlines orders 460 new planes from Boeing and Airbus


July 20th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by BNO News
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- AMR Corporation, the parent company of American Airlines and American Eagle, on Wednesday announced a huge order with Airbus and Boeing to acquire 460 new aircraft ... Read more...

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Stage catches fire at Rihanna’s show


July 10th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dallas, July 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna had to cut short a show in Dallas after a fire broke out on the stage at the American Airlines Center.The show was ... Read more...

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American Airlines fined for flight delay (Lead)


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) American Airlines has been asked to pay Rs.40,000 by a consumer forum as compensation to a family whose travel plans went awry because of a ... Read more...

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Consumer forum fines American Airlines for delay


June 22nd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum has asked the American Airlines to pay Rs.40,000 as compensation to a family whose travel plans were thwarted because of ... Read more...

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Snag-hit American Airlines flight departs for Chicago


June 21st, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) An American Airlines flight, which made an emergency landing soon after taking off from the Indira Gandhi International Airport here around Monday midnight, finally departed ... Read more...

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Cuban singer announces dates for US tour


June 21st, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Miami, June 21 (IANS/EFE) Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanes launches his concert tour of the US and Puerto Rico Aug 26 in Washington, promoter Fuego Entertainment said Monday.On Aug 27 he ... Read more...

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List of air crashes in residential areas


May 26th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) A single-engine aircraft crashed into a residential area of Faridabad, a suburb of the national capital, Wednesday night, killing at least 10 people, including ... Read more...

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Flight attendants urged to boycott ‘ridiculous, insulting beauty contest’


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): American Airlines flight attendants have called for an end to what they have dubbed as a company "beauty contest" to find the best-looking female and male attendants.Laura Glading, ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin performs in Miami


April 11th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Miami, April 11 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin held a concert in Miami as part of his "Musica + Alma + Sexo" (MAS) tour, after beginning the first US ... Read more...

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American Airlines to suspend two daily flights to Japan


March 31st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.31 (ANI): American Airlines has said it will suspend two of its six daily flights to Japan from April 7 to 25, due to a drop in the number of ... Read more...

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