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Emergency landing: India in touch with mission in Pakistan


July 9th, 2012 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai is in touch with the Indian High Commission in Islamabad over an emergency landing by an Air India flight in Pakistan ... Read more...

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Air India flight makes emergency landing in Pakistan (Lead, Changing dateline)


July 9th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) An Air India flight bound for New Delhi from Abu Dhabi with 122 passengers and six crew members made an emergency landing in Pakistan early Monday ... Read more...

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Spicejet flight makes precautionary landing


April 13th, 2012 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) A Spicejet airlines Ahmedabad-Chennai flight was diverted to Mumbai following some technical glitches here early Friday, officials said.The flight, SG-281, developed a technical fault and the ... Read more...

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Judge ensures cleanup of Pakistan airport


March 21st, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 21 (IANS) A judge, who was taken aback at the sight of posters and banners of political groups at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport, not only ordered ... Read more...

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Pilots ‘almost pass out’ after taking off


January 9th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A looming disaster was averted when a passenger British Airways flight returned to Heathrow just minutes after taking off. The two female pilots at the back of ... Read more...

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Two die in east Delhi road accident


December 28th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Two people were killed in a road accident in east Delhi Wednesday morning when a truck rammed into their vehicle from behind, police said.The incident ... Read more...

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Two run over by train


November 9th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) Two people were run over by a train in Maharashtra's Nashik district Tuesday, an official said.The victims were passengers of Tapovan Express train that was coming ... Read more...

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Metallica show cancellation ‘epic failure’, say upset fans


October 29th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 29 (IANS) First it was the cancellation of Bryan Adams concert in February and now Metallica's much-awaited gig here, and fans are really sore.The cancellation of Metallica's ... Read more...

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Metallica concert cancelled, tickets to be refunded (Lead)


October 29th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 29 (IANS) The first Indian concert of the gods of rock, Metallica, which was earlier postponed to Saturday due to a technical fault, has been cancelled following the ... Read more...

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Dhruv choppers grounded after crash


October 20th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 20 (IANS) The Dhruv helicopters, used by para military forces, have been grounded after a Border Security Force (BSF) chopper crashed on the outskirts of Ranchi Wednesday, Central ... Read more...

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Taliban battle Pakistani security forces for drone debris


September 19th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 19 (IANS) Taliban guerrillas fought a pitched battle with security forces as both attempted to seize the wreckage of a US drone that crashed in Pakistan's South ... Read more...

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Over 190 dead in Tanzania ferry accident


September 11th, 2011 - 7:58 am ICT by IANS
Dodoma, Sep 11 (IANS) Over 190 people have been confirmed dead in an accident which took place after a ship capsized near Tanzania's Zanzibar island in the Indian Ocean Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Drone crashes in Pakistan


August 26th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) A drone crashed Thursday evening in Pakistan's Balochistan province near the border with Afghanistan, a media report said.The incident happened near Chaman city, Xinhua reported citing ... Read more...

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Snag on Metro’s Gurgaon line affects services, rectified (Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Passengers were left stranded as a technical fault hit Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line Thursday, resulting in overcrowding at stations. Full services were restored after nearly ... Read more...

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Commuters stranded as snag hits Delhi Metro


August 18th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Passengers were left stranded as a technical fault hit Delhi Metro's Gurgaon-Jehangirpuri line Thursday, resulting in overcrowding at stations.According to an official, a track circuit ... Read more...

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Guwahati-Puri Express derails in Assam (Lead)


July 10th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 10 (IANS) Some coaches of the Guwahati-Puri Express derailed at Nalbari district in western Assam Sunday, officials said, adding that casualties were feared.The accident occurred near Ghograpara at ... Read more...

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A Jharkhand school where all students failed in board exams


June 2nd, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 2 (IANS) Amid all the buzz over encouraging board exam results all over India, Jharkhand's Deoghar district has a school where all its 147 students have failed in ... Read more...

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Flight grounded at Mumbai Airport since Monday


May 31st, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) A Mumbai-Jeddah Saudi Arabia Airlines flight has been grounded here since Monday morning due to a technical fault, airport sources said Tuesday.Flight SV-744, scheduled to depart ... Read more...

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Two killed in Iran army helicopter crash


May 30th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 30 (IANS) A military helicopter crashed Monday in the central Iranian city of Isfahan, killing the pilot and co-pilot, a media report said.The Cobra 209 helicopter belonging to ... Read more...

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17 killed in Arunachal chopper crash, six survive (Fourth Lead)


April 19th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati/New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Seventeen people were killed and six, including both the pilots, survived miraculously when a commercial helicopter crashed and burst into flames Tuesday just before landing ... Read more...

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Pak bowling, fielding has shown dramatic improvement in last 12-14 months: Waqar


April 15th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 15(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has said that his team has shown remarkable improvement during the last one year, especially in the bowling and fielding areas.Waqar declined to comment ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro services affected on Gurgaon line


April 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Delhi Metro services on Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line were affected Friday after a train got stuck in a tunnel near Malviya Nagar station.According to Delhi Metro officials, ... Read more...

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At least 7 killed in plane accident in northern Iraq


February 5th, 2011 - 3:16 am ICT by BNO News
SULAIMANIYA, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane on Friday crashed at an airport in the northern city of Sulaimaniya, the Aswat al-Iraq news agency reported.The cargo plane crashed during landing at ... Read more...

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Government is in favour of aircraft modernization, says Air Chief P.V. Naik


November 29th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji SalunkePune, Nov.29 (ANI): The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal P. V. Naik said here today that the steps were being taken to modernise the Indian Air Force.Interacting ... Read more...

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Thousands stranded as Metro services to Gurgaon disrupted (Lead)


November 19th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Thousands of passengers on Delhi Metro's Jehangirpuri-Gurgaon line were stranded Friday night as services were disrupted after a train got stuck at Udyog Bhavan station due to ... Read more...

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Thousands stranded as blocked train disrupts Metro services


November 19th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Thousands of passengers on Delhi Metro's Jehangirpuri-Gurgaon stretch were stranded Friday night as services were disrupted after a train got stuck at Udyog Bhavan station due to ... Read more...

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12 killed in Indian Air Force helicopter crash


November 19th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter crash in the northwestern region of the country resulted in the death of all 12 people on board, officials said ... Read more...

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Karachi plane crash apparently due to ‘human error’, says expert


November 6th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 6 (ANI): A human error appears to be the cause behind the twin-engined Beech 1900 aircraft crash in Karachi on Friday, a source in the aviation industry has said."It seems ... Read more...

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Charter plane crashes in Karachi, no survivors


November 5th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 5(ANI): At least 20 people were killed when a small privately-owned aircraft crashed soon after taking off from Karachi's Jinnah International Airport on Friday morning.The plane came down near the ... Read more...

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Metro services disrupted again in Kolkata


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 22 (IANS) Metro services in Kolkata were disrupted briefly Friday after a rake developed a technical snag at the Kavi Subhas terminal station due to which the train was stranded ... Read more...

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Invited ambassadors denied entry to White House event over excel spreadsheet blooper !


October 9th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 9 (ANI): In a diplomatic blooper, the Obama administration did not allow a number of foreign ambassadors to enter the White House to attend the second annual reception for "Chiefs ... Read more...

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Gill expresses regret over injuries to Ugandan athletes at CWG Games Village


October 7th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Union Minister of Sports M S Gill has expressed deep regret over Tuesday's freak accident at the Commonwealth Games Village in which three Ugandan athletes were injured.Gill ... Read more...

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No rail accidents after new technology is installed: Mamata


October 7th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 7 (IANS) State-of-the-art technologies would be installed in the Indian Railways within the next one or two years to prevent accidents and "there will be no railway accidents in ... Read more...

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We are disappointed, want apology: Uganda


October 7th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Ugandan Sports Minister Charles Bakkabulindi Thursday sought an apology from India over a freak accident at the Commonwealth Games Village that left three Ugandan officials injured."We are ... Read more...

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10 injured in UN rescue chopper’s crash landing in flood-hit Pak district


October 1st, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Dadu, Oct 1 (ANI): At least 10 people received injuries, when a United Nations (UN) helicopter, having Pakistanis as well as foreigners on board, made a crash landing on water at Manchhar ... Read more...

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