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Indian victims of Pan Am plane hijack seek Obama’s help


November 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 6 (IANS) Indian passengers of Pan Am World Airways flight 73, which was hijacked at Karachi en route from Mumbai to New York in September 1986, Saturday urged US ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear plea on Prabhakaran’s mother


May 13th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A petition seeking a special Indian flight for bringing mother of Prabhakaran, the late supremo of the Tamil separatist guerrillas, from Sri Lanka to Chennai for medical ... Read more...

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Amitabh to act in Kandahar for free


April 19th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The big news is that veteran actor and Bollywood super star Amitabh Bachchan will be seen in a guest appearance in forthcoming flick Kandahar and that ... Read more...

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LeT para-gliders may target India, security on alert (Intro Roundup)


January 22nd, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Pakistan-based Islamist militants were planning major strikes in India after acquiring para-gliding equipments, and were also plotting to target an Indian flight, especially one bound for or ... Read more...

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Indian airports put on alert after hijack threat (Roundup)


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Security was tightened at airports across India Friday and sky marshals ordered on flights after intelligence reports that terror groups may target an Indian flight, especially one ... Read more...

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Indian cricket team leaves for Sri Lanka, Kirsten rues Sehwag’s absence for tri-series


September 9th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Sep. 9 (ANI): Before boarding a special Air Indian flight for Colombo on Wednesday,Indian cricket team coach Gary Kirsten said the team would draw inspiration from its past success in ... Read more...

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Chennai-bound Indian flight forced to return after take-off


November 22nd, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), Nov 22 (IANS) Around 130 passengers of an Indian flight from Bagdogra to Chennai had a narrow escape when the aircraft developed a mechanical snag minutes after taking off ... Read more...

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Family bids tearful adieu to Indian student killed in US


September 22nd, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Family and friends of Tummala Soumya Reddy, an Indian student who was shot dead in the US more than a week ago, bid a tearful adieu to her ... Read more...

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IAF chopper flies PM into Colombo


August 1st, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday flew into the Sri Lankan capital from the country’s international airport outside Colombo in an Mi-17 Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter. Scores ... Read more...

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Lufthansa to recruit more Indian flight attendants


May 28th, 2008 - 8:29 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Premier German carrier Lufthansa is planning to recruit 40 Indian flight attendants to provide "culture specific" services to its Indian passengers on its seven Indian destinations. "With the ... Read more...

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Pilots threaten defamation suit against Kerala MP


April 10th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) Thursday threatened to file a defamation suit against Kerala parliamentarian P.V. Abdul Wahab for calling a pilot a "glorified driver". President ... Read more...

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Air India pilots demand MP’s apology, threaten strike


April 9th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Pilots of India's flagship carrier, Air India, demanded an apology from Kerala parliamentarian P.V. Abdul Wahab, failing which they threatened to go on strike. Abdul Wahab, Muslim ... Read more...

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Jayalalitha exchanges garlands with Sasikala on 60th birthday


February 22nd, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by admin
Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu), Feb 22 (IANS) AIADMK leader J. Jayalalitha visited temples and took part in several rituals, including garlanding her aide N. Sasikala, as part of her 60th birthday celebrations, or ... Read more...

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Indian flight makes emergency landing at Mumbai


February 22nd, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) A Mumbai-Nagpur Indian flight Friday made an emergency landing at the airport here due to a technical snag. "All the passengers on board are safe and have already ... Read more...

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