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Lily Allen stranded at airport


December 20th, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen faced the prospect of sleeping at an airport Saturday night when her flight was grounded as heavy snow hit Britain.Allen, who suffered a tragic miscarriage ... Read more...

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London flights cancelled due to snow


December 19th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Major Indian carriers Sunday announced the cancellation of their flights to and from London following the closure of London's Heathrow airport due to heavy snow. "Due to persistent ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

London-bound plane makes emergency landing in Mauritania


August 26th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
NOUAKCHOTT, MAURITANIA (BNO NEWS) – A British passenger plane en-route to London was forced to land at Nouakchott International Airport in Mauritania on Tuesday, the airline said on Wednesday.British Midland Airways (BMI) ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

London Heathrow, Gatwick airports to re-open - Air traffic service


May 17th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Heathrow and Gatwick airports will be clear on Monday of the UK no-fly zone due to a volcanic cloud from Iceland, officials said."The volcanic ash cloud continues to ... Read more...

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UK no-fly zone extended, Heathrow and Gatwick airports to close


May 17th, 2010 - 5:35 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- A no-fly zone in the UK due to a volcanic cloud from Iceland was extended on Sunday to include Heathrow and Gatwick airports, officials said."For 01:00 a.m. local ... Read more...

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Pietersen won’t hesitate to walk-off mid-match


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), May 2 (IANS) England batsman Kevin Pietersen said he won't hesitate to walk off the field mid-match during the World Twenty20 and fly home if his wife goes ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

RAW — British Airways statement on trial flight


April 19th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- British Airways on Monday released the following statement on a trial flight that went through parts of Britain's no-fly zone due to the volcanic ash cloud ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jet Airways, Air India to resume flights from midnight


April 18th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 18 (ANI): The director-general of civil aviation on Sunday gave "go ahead"to Jet Airways and Air India to resume their flights to and from the US and Canada via Athens ... Read more...

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Jet Airways to resume flights to US, Canada via Greece


April 18th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) The director-general of civil aviation Sunday gave the green signal to Jet Airways to resume its flights to and from the US and Canada via Athens in Greece ... Read more...

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British Airways strike but passengers can still fly


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A three-day strike was started by the British Airways cabin crew on Saturday. It will force the cancellation of hundreds of flights, but ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Africa next target for Jet Airways with service to Johannesburg


February 16th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) India's largest private carrier Jet Airways is targeting the African market with the launch of a non-stop service between the commercial hubs of Mumbai and Johannesburg daily from ... Read more...

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Jet Airways to launch New Delhi-Hong Kong daily flight


August 24th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) Jet Airways will launch a New Delhi-Hong Kong daily service from Sep 30, a top airline official announced here Monday."The return Hong Kong-New Delhi flight would be launched ... Read more...

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Emirates’ double-decker to make maiden flight from Dubai to Birmingham


July 17th, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 16 (IANS) An Emirates' super-jumbo double-decker is to make its maiden flight from Dubai to Birmingham in September. The plane will have the world's first on board shower spas, the ... Read more...

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Jet Airways chief Naresh Goyal gets UK award


September 11th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept.11 (ANI): The Chairman of Jet Airways, Indias premier private international airline, Naresh Goyal, was honoured with the Business Person of the Year award at the prestigious UK Trade and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kingfisher’s international debut with London landing (Lead)


September 3rd, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
London/Bangalore, Sep 3 (IANS) India's largest private carrier Kingfisher Airlines Wednesday made international debut with its first direct flight to London from India's tech hub Bangalore landing here in the afternoon.An elated ... Read more...

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Kingfisher maiden flight to London ’sold out’


September 2nd, 2008 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) India’s leading private carrier Kingfisher Airlines is making its international debut Wednesday by flying non-stop from this IT hub to London with a full load of passengers, its ... Read more...

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Kingfisher to launch Bangalore-London service Sept 3


August 22nd, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 22 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines will make its international debut with non-stop flights between Bangalore and London from September 3, the private carrier said here Friday. "The maiden flight from Bangalore ... Read more...

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Deccan Aviation granted traffic rights on India-UK sector


August 19th, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): The Ministry of Civil Aviation has conveyed its approval to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for the grant of traffic rights to Deccan Aviation ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mother Teresa polled ”Most Loved Mandela-Like Figure”


July 20th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): Mother Teresa has topped the list of the world''s 90 most inspirational icons in a poll commemorating Nelson Mandela''s 90th birthday on July 18. Telegraph readers have chosen ... Read more...

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Dubai to build airport the size of 19,200 football pitches


June 11th, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Dubai, June 11 (DPA) The glitzy Gulf emirate of Dubai has unveiled a plan to build the world's largest airport, which will be the size of 19,200 football pitches or the equivalent ... Read more...

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Peace deal responsible for resurgence of terrorist attacks: State Department


May 1st, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 1 (ANI): The US State Departments annual review of terrorism around the world said that the major reason for a resurgence of terrorist attacks is the peace deal signed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Trans-Atlantic bombers packed condoms, porn magazines in luggage to avoid detection


April 5th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.5 (ANI): The eight Islamic extremists facing trial in Britain for their alleged role in attempting to blow-up Trans-Atlantic passenger jets in the middle of 2006, reportedly packed condoms and ... Read more...

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Emirates to operate A380s on New York, London, Sydney routes


March 2nd, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 2 (IANS) Emirates Airline has said it will start operating its new Airbus A380 super jumbo aircraft from Oct 1 to some of its network's farthest points. The Dubai-based international ... Read more...

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Aircraft noise raises BP even while sleeping


February 13th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers from Imperial College London and other European institutions has found that night-time noise from aircraft or traffic can increase a persons blood ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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