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Tags to Raj Kapoor lounge - sponsors chip in at IFFI


November 18th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 18 (IANS) Special check-in baggage tags, dedicated baggage handlers to sipping beer at the Raj Kapoor lounge, organisers of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) ... Read more...

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Canada unveils Kanishka Project to honour Air India victims


June 24th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, June 24 (IANS) To mark the 26th anniversary of the Air India bombing Thursday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled a new memorial to the 329 victims and announced ... Read more...

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Canada unveils another memorial to Air India victims


June 23rd, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 23 (IANS) Canada will unveil another memorial to the 1985 Air Indian Kanishka bombing victims Thursday - the 26th anniversary of the tragedy.The new memorial will be unveiled ... Read more...

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Air India bombing accused faces $5.2-million bill


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, April 22 (IANS) In a major decision Thursday, the Canadian supreme court allowed the government to recover of legal fees of $5.2 million from Air India Kanishka bombing accused ... Read more...

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Acquitted Canadian Sikh to sue justice officials over 1985 Air India trial


March 17th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Mar. 17 (ANI): One of the two men acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombings has decided to sue Canadian federal and provincial justice officials for damages and legal costs, ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bomber Reyat appeals against perjury conviction


February 9th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Feb 9 (ANI): Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only convicted man over the bombing of an Air India jet, has reportedly appealed against a perjury conviction in his alleged accomplices' trial in ... Read more...

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Families angry as Air India bomber appeals conviction


February 9th, 2011 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Feb 9 (IANS) Jailed Air India Kanishka bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat's petition to challenge his latest conviction has angered families of the victims of the 1985 tragedy.After spending 15 years in ... Read more...

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Panic-stricken Mubarak’s family flees Egypt


January 31st, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): In the wake of the current unrest in the country, the panic-stricken family of President Hosni Mubarak has reportedly fled Egypt for the luxurious refuge of their 8.5 ... Read more...

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Air India bomber gets nine more years for perjury (Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 8 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only convicted bomber of an Air India plane in 1985, was Friday sentenced by a court in Vancouver to nine more years ... Read more...

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Air India bomber gets nine more years in jail


January 8th, 2011 - 2:38 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 8 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only convicted Air India bomber, was Friday sentenced to nine more years for lying under oath at the Air India Kanishka bombing ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bomber apologies to victims’ families


November 19th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Nov 19(ANI): Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, has offered an apology to the families of the 329 victims of the bombing. ... Read more...

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Jail Kanishka bomber for 14 more years, court told


November 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Nov 18 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, should be locked up for another 14 years for lying under oath during the ... Read more...

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Baggage woes delay Air India passengers at T3


November 12th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Baggage and delay woes continued to trouble domestic passengers of national carrier Air India (AI) at the new terminal-3 (T3) of the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley wows audience at Breast Cancer Awareness campaign


October 15th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Liz Hurley stole the show in a stunning pink bodycon dress at a Breast Cancer Awareness campaign in Frasers department store in Glasgow.Hurly, 45, just a few hours ... Read more...

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Air India bomber found guilty in perjury trial


September 19th, 2010 - 7:14 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Sep 19 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, faces more time in jail after a jury Saturday found him guilty of perjury ... Read more...

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Air India bomber’s jury trial over


September 17th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Sep 17 (IANS) The crucial jury trial of Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat for lying under oath during the Kanishka case ended here Thursday.With arguments by lawyers from ... Read more...

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Perjury trial of 1985 Air India terrorist bombing starts in Vancouver


September 10th, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Sept.10 (ANI): The perjury trial for the only person convicted in the 1985 Air India bombing that killed 329 people off the coast of Ireland has begun in Vancouver, Canada.Canadian ... Read more...

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Canadian PM issues unqualified apology to kin of Air India victims


June 24th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), June 24 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday issued an unqualified apology to the relatives of the victims of the Air India plane bombing of 1985.The powerful and ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bombing report today


June 17th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 17 (IANS) For the families of 329 victims of the Air India Kanishka bombing in 1985, the tragic memories of the event 25 years ago will be revived Thursday when ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bombing report next week


June 11th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 11 (IANS) Exactly 25 years after the Air India Kanishka bombing in 1985, the Canadian commission which investigated the tragedy will table its report Thursday.Former Canadian chief justice ... Read more...

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Virgin sacks 20 staff members for swapping porn


June 4th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 4 (IANS) More than 20 staff, including those at managerial level, of Virgin Blue airline have been sacked for repeatedly using office computers to view and swap pornographic materials. Staff and ... Read more...

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Air India Kanishka bomber faces fresh trial next month


May 13th, 2010 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, May 13 (IANS) Air India Kanishka bombing convict Inderjit Singh Reyat, who was released last year after spending 15 years in jail, will face a fresh perjury trial starting June 22 ... Read more...

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Canada set to release Air India bombing inquiry report


April 23rd, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 23 (IANS) Exactly 25 years after the Air India Kanishka bombing in which 329 passengers were killed, Canada will finally come out with a comprehensive report in June to pin-point ... Read more...

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Ryanair To Charge Toilet Fee & Raise Seasonal Luggage Charge


April 8th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 08 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ryanair and Boeing have been in discussions recently to negotiate the terms of putting coin operated toilets on the planes. They also plan to reduce the number of ... Read more...

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Air India bomber’s perjury trial stalled as jury dismissed


March 9th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, March 9 (IANS) The perjury trial of Air India Kanishka bombing convict Inderjit Singh Reyat was postponed Monday with a Supreme Court judge here dismissing the whole jury of eight women ... Read more...

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“Underpants’ thief” terrorising plane passengers in Papua New Guinea!


October 12th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 12 (ANI): Plane passengers in Papua New Guinea are reportedly being terrorised by a thief, who keeps nicking their knickers.The victims, who are women travelling with the national carrier Air ... Read more...

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Qantas baggage handlers strike


March 30th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Today there was a strike by the Qantas baggage handlers which cause a delay in the airport, with both domestic and international passengers inconvenienced, the airline said.Baggage handlers walked off the ... Read more...

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”Air India bombing suspect not trying to hide his asset”


March 4th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver (Canada), Mar 4 (ANI): A lawyer representing for Ripudaman Singh Malik, who was acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombing case, says the government has no evidence to suggest that ... Read more...

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Strike threat may choke British airports August-end


August 17th, 2008 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, Aug 17 (IANS) If you are planning to land in the UK between Aug 25-29 for a holiday or join a university, check before you actually depart from home. ... Read more...

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14 bail conditions on freed Air India bomber


July 12th, 2008 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 12 (IANS) Releasing convicted Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat on a $500,000 bail Thursday, the British Columbia court of appeal here has imposed as many as 14 conditions on ... Read more...

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Air India bomber walks out free on $500,000 bail


July 11th, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 11 (IANS) Convicted Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat Thursday walked out a free man after 20 years in jail. He was released from the North Fraser facility here after ... Read more...

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Air India bomber Reyat freed in Canada


July 10th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 10 (IANS) After spending 20 years in jail, Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only person jailed for the 1985 Kanishka plane bombing, was granted bail Wednesday by the ... Read more...

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Foreign criminals working at UK airports unchecked


May 8th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): Current security drills at British airports are being questioned by the opposition, as recent reports have indicated that thousands of foreigners are being allowed to work in ... Read more...

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Australian police defend closing Perth airport


May 4th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, May 4 (DPA) Australian authorities Sunday defended their decision to shut Perth's international airport terminal for 12 hours after a security alert that proved unfounded. The terminal was cleared Saturday after ... Read more...

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Foreign workers at Malaysian airports, hotels to be phased out


April 8th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, April 8 (IANS) Foreign employees, including many from India, will soon be replaced by locals in a phased manner from frontline jobs at airports and hotels in Malaysia to give ... Read more...

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