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Bomb scare on US airliner


August 21st, 2012 - 6:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) A Houston-bound US airliner experienced a bomb threat Monday.The incident occurred in the morning when the Southwest Airlines plane was undertaking a flight from El Paso ... Read more...

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12 hurt as US flight hits turbulence


April 5th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) At least 12 air-passengers in the US suffered injuries after their flight encountered some turbulence, officials said.According to officials, it could not be immediately confirmed whether ... Read more...

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US airport security glitches exposed


December 17th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Transport Security Administration (TSA) in the United States failed to detect a loaded gun being carried by Iranian-American businessman at a Houston airport last fall.According to ... Read more...

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India’s envoy to UN Hardeep Puri frisked at US airport


December 13th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 13 (ANI): India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Hardeep Puri, is the latest to be subjected to a pat down, raising the hackles of New Delhi.Puri, who was ... Read more...

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India offers all help to filmmaker Vijay Kumar


September 17th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India Friday said it was ready to provide all possible assistance to filmmaker Vijay Kumar and clarified that Canada had said he had been questioned for want ... Read more...

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Indian filmmaker Vijay Kumar leaves US (Lead, Changing dateline)


September 15th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) Indian documentary filmmaker Vijay Kumar, who was arrested and jailed in the US for carrying brass knuckles and "jehadi literature" in his baggage, has finally made ... Read more...

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Indian filmmaker Vijay Kumar released on bail in US


September 15th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 15 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Vijay Kumar, arrested in the US for allegedly carrying jehadi literature and brass knuckles at the Houston airport in Texas, has been released on a ... Read more...

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Indian filmmaker set to return home after pleading guilty


September 9th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) An Mumbai-based documentary filmmaker is finally set to be released from a Texas jail after pleading "no contest" to charges of illegally carrying brass knuckles in ... Read more...

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Indian filmmaker to stay in jail in US


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Indian documentary filmmaker Vijay Kumar, arrested in Houston for allegedly carrying "jihadist" literature and brass knuckles in his checked baggage, will remain behind bars without bail ... Read more...

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Indian consulate in touch with filmmaker held in US


August 28th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) India has got consular access to a detained Indian national in the US who was held at Houston airport for carrying a prohibited item in his ... Read more...

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Indian filmmaker released on bail in US


August 25th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) An Indian documentary filmmaker arrested for carrying brass knuckles and suspicious Islamic jihadi literature in a Houston airport last week has been released on a $5,000 bond and ... Read more...

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Judge lowers bail for Indian filmmaker held in Houston (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) A Houston judge has lowered the bail for an Indian documentary filmmaker arrested for carrying brass knuckles and suspicious Islamic jihadi literature in a Houston airport last week. Vijay ... Read more...

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Indian arrested with jehadi literature in US (Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) An Indian national has been arrested at Houston airport for carrying jehadi literature and brass knuckles, media reports said. Vijay Kumar, 40, was arrested Friday at the George ... Read more...

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Indian nabbed at Houston airport with jihadist material


August 24th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Houston (Texas, US), Aug.24 (ANI): An Indian is being held on a 50,000-dollar bond in Houston, Texas, after being caught carrying jihadist literature at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport.According to the New ... Read more...

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Judge dismiss a charge against Wayna


March 28th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A charge against the Grammy-nominated singer Wayna has been dismissed by the judge where Wayna was arrested at a Houston airport for trying to bring a collapsible police baton through security.The ... Read more...

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