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Passenger attacks pilot over delayed flight


August 15th, 2012 - 8:15 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 15 (IANS/AKI) An Italian passenger at Rome's Leonardo da Vinci airport reportedly punched the pilot of his plane to Greece after the flight was delayed for more than ... Read more...

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36 Sri Lankans deported, reach Colombo (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Thirty-six Sri Lankans, including 28 Tamils, reached Sri Lanka Friday after being deported from Britain, media reports said.The deportation took place after the British government rejected ... Read more...

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Tamil deportations stopped from Britain


June 1st, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) About 40 Sri Lankans, due to have been deported from Britain on a charter flight Thursday, have had their removal orders overturned. Most of them are ... Read more...

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‘Foolproof’ steps against cheating in UP pre-medical tests


June 1st, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 1 (IANS) Haunted by the spectre of cheating in the MBBS entrance exam for those aspiring to be doctors, the Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test (CPMT) organisers have ... Read more...

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UP to promote IT sector


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Monday decided to give a fresh impetus to the IT sector and involve it in education, health, industry and governance.The move came ... Read more...

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Myanmar to launch medical emergency flight charters


March 25th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, March 25 (IANS) A state-run domestic airline in Myanmar has plans to start medical emergency chartered flight services in a bid to facilitate patients during difficult times, a local ... Read more...

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Kerala records rise in tourist arrivals


January 19th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 19 (IANS) Despite reports of a bleak global economic situation, the money spinning tourism industry in Kerala has recorded a growth both in revenue and in terms of ... Read more...

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All roads lead to Goa on New Year’s Eve


December 31st, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 31 (IANS) All roads lead to Goa Saturday as lakhs of Goans and tourists head for beaches, pubs, churches and their homes to usher in the New Year.The ... Read more...

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Nietzsche quote on terror alarm pamphlet


December 7th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 7 (IANS) A controversial Arabic pamphlet found on a chartered flight from Manchester to Goa that triggered a terror alarm here contains a quote of German philosopher ... Read more...

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Arabic pamphlet in Britain-Goa flight triggers alarm


December 7th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 6 (IANS) A pamphlet published in Arabic found Tuesday in a chartered plane which flew from Manchester airport in Britain to Goa has triggered a security alarm here. ... Read more...

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In times of F1, Punjab talked kabaddi


November 13th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 13 (IANS) At a time when Delhi was going ga-ga over Formula 1, Punjab was on a different track that was perhaps little noticed by the rest ... Read more...

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Indian football team to leave Saturday for Caribbean tour


August 12th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Indian football team will leave Saturday night from Kolkata for its maiden Caribbean tour via London.Unrest in London, which has been wrecked by riots ... Read more...

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Bad weather caused crash?


May 26th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Strong winds may have caused the air ambulance crash at Faridabad that claimed 10 lives, officials of the Delhi-based Air Chartered Services India Pvt Ltd ... Read more...

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Advani to watch Dharamsala IPL match


May 17th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, May 17 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani and his family reached this Himachal Pradesh town Tuesday to witness the Indian Premier League (IPL) match ... Read more...

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American held at Delhi airport for carrying bullet


March 16th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) A 56-year-old American national, CEO of a US-based company, was arrested at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport Wednesday for allegedly carrying a live cartridge, ... Read more...

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Operation ‘Safe Homecoming’ successfully drawing towards a close: MEA


March 10th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): The External Affairs Ministry on Thursday informed that as 'Operation Safe Homecoming' rapidly draws towards a close tonight, some 15,400 of Indian nationals are already home from ... Read more...

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Over 12,000 Indians evacuated from Libya


March 7th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) With a special chartered flight bringing 155 people from Libya Monday morning, over two-third of nearly 18,000 Indian nationals have been evacuated from the violence-torn ... Read more...

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UK asks Gaddafi loyalists to withdraw support of face war crimes trial


February 26th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Britain has warned senior Libyan regime officials to stop supporting Colonel Gaddafi or face trial along with the autocratic ruler for crimes against humanity.British officials are personally contacting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US evacuates embassy officials from Libya


February 26th, 2011 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Feb 26 (IANS) The US embassy in Libya has shut down temporarily and has evacuated all of its diplomats as violence mounts in the capital Tripoli, the State Department announced."Given current ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Special plane to bring back Indians from Egypt


January 30th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) India is sending a special commercial flight Sunday to bring back Indians wanting to return home from Egypt that is in the middle of a political upheaval. ... Read more...

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Abhishek likely to unveil 108-ft Hanuman idol in Shimla


November 3rd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 3 (IANS) Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan will be present along with Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal at the unveiling ceremony of a 108-foot-high idol of Hindu god Hanuman in ... Read more...

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Kingfisher launches flight to Taj city from Delhi (Lead)


October 31st, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 31 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines' inaugural Delhi-Agra flight Sunday arrived at the city of the majestic 17th century Taj Mahal but an hour late, a travel agency official said.Flight 4367, ... Read more...

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Navy cuts sorties to allow civilian traffic at Goa airport


October 28th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) In a gracious gesture, the Indian Navy, which operates Goa's only airport, has cut its military sorties to allow the landing of five civilian aircrafts since Wednesday, said ... Read more...

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Flights diverted, repairs on at Goa runway (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 27 (IANS) Three flights, including a chartered plane, were diverted from the Goa airport Wednesday due to an oil spill on the runway, an official said.A tanker carrying 6,000 litres ... Read more...

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Three flights diverted from Goa due to runway repairs


October 27th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 27 (IANS) Three flights, including a chartered airplane, were diverted from the Goa airport Wednesday due to oil spill on the runway, an official said.Dabolim airport director D. ... Read more...

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Katy, Russell leave for honeymoon


October 25th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 25 (IANS) After their Indian wedding in Rajasthan's Ranthambore national park, English comedian Russell Brand and American singer Katy Perry Monday left on their honeymoon."The newly-weds have gone to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese vice-premier begins Nepal visit amid bribe scandal


September 11th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 11 (IANS) Nine years after the then Chinese prime minister Zhu Rongji visited Nepal, Beijing sent its second senior-most delegation to the country Saturday amid allegations of Chinese ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Four police officers sacked over bungled hostage rescue


August 25th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 25 (DPA) Philippine police Wednesday sacked four officers who led a bungled hostage rescue operation that left eight Hong Kong tourists dead. The policemen were Inspector Santiago Pascual of the special ... Read more...

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No flight aborted to accommodate IPL players: Alliance Air


August 12th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) State-owned Alliance Air Thursday said it had combined a scheduled Delhi to Coimbatore flight with a chartered flight to ferry the Indian Premier League (IPL) players in ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena walks out of Rajya Sabha over Babhali barrage


August 9th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The question hour in the Rajya Sabha witnessed much disturbance Monday as Shiv Sena members staged a walkout when their demand for discussing the Babhali barrage row ... Read more...

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Government not serious about resolving Babhali dam row: Naidu (Lead)


July 26th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu Monday said the central government was "not serious" about resolving the controversy over the construction of the Babhali ... Read more...

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Naidu to meet PM over Babhali dam project


July 26th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu said he would meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday evening over the construction of the Babhali dam in ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena begins march towards Andhra irrigation project


July 22nd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) There's fresh tension on the Andhra Pradesh-Maharashtra border. After Telugu Desam Party's (TDP) protest over the Babhali dam project in Maharashtra, it is now the Shiv Sena's turn ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

North Korean spy and plane bomber visits Japan


July 20th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, July 20 (DPA) A former North Korean spy who blew up a South Korean plane in 1987, arrived in Tokyo early Tuesday to meet with the families of Japanese citizens abducted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Akshay charters plane to fulfill ‘mannat’


July 16th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Akshay Kumar likes to seek out places of worship to visit and find solace, wherever he is shooting, particularly in the unexplored ... Read more...

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