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Air India ground staff protest service terms (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 4 (IANS) Employees of Air India Air Transport Services Ltd (AIATSL) at the international airport here are up in arms against the new service conditions they have been ... Read more...

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Air India ground handling staff protest service terms


June 4th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 4 (IANS) Employees of Air India Air Transport Services Ltd (AIATSL) at the international airport here are up in arms against the new service conditions they have been ... Read more...

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AI aircraft maintenance facility to be commissioned Friday


December 14th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 14 (IANS) Air India's aircraft maintenance unit, which has been set up to the new international terminal building of Thiruvananthapuram airport, will be inaugurated on Friday, the ... Read more...

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Close shave at Kerala airport?


December 9th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 9 (IANS) Eyewitnesses said a major air tragedy was averted at the Thiruvananthapuram international airport runway Friday when one foreign airline took off just in time to avert ... Read more...

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Corruption alleged in Air India-Singapore firm deal


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 22 (IANS) Employees of a transport services firm employed at Thiruvananthapuram airport have approached the Central Vigilance Commissioner alleging corruption in the manner in which Air India was ... Read more...

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Air India official, accused of acid throwing, reinstated (Lead)


December 13th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 13 (IANS) An Air India employee, accused of an acid attack on his colleague, has been reinstated and posted at the Hyderabad airport, an official said Monday.S. Rajeshwaran, who was ... Read more...

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Air India official, accused of acid throwing, reinstated


December 13th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 13 (IANS) An Air India employee accused of throwing acid on his colleague has been reinstated and posted at the Hyderabad airport, an official said Monday.S. Rajeshwaran, who was the ... Read more...

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Thiruvananthapuram’s new terminal opening still uncertain (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvanathapuram, Oct 9 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Air India (AI) are in a blame game over the delay in opening of the new terminal of Thiruvananthapuram airport.The ... Read more...

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Thiruvananthapuram’s new terminal opening still uncertain


October 9th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvanathapuram, Oct 9 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Air India (AI) are in a blame game over the delay in opening of the new terminal of Thiruvananthapuram airport.The ... Read more...

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Levying of user fee at new airport resented


May 11th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 11 (IANS) The Kerala Association of Travel Agents (KATA) has expressed deep resentment at the decision to levy a user fee of Rs.755 on all departing international passengers at ... Read more...

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Will Tharoor survive Kerala’s charged politics?


April 25th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Will Shashi Tharoor be able to survive in Kerala's highly-charged political atmosphere being the self-confessed novice that he is? While the common people in Kerala are ... Read more...

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All airports on high alert following Kingfisher flight bomb scare


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on Tuesday said that all airports across the country have been put on high alert following the low-intensity country-made bomb that ... Read more...

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Kerala Government orders probe into bomb found inside Kingfisher flight


March 22nd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 22 (ANI): The Kerala Government has constituted a high-level committee headed by Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Jolly Cherian to probe the low-intensity country-made bomb that was found inside a ... Read more...

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Crude bomb found inside Kingfisher flight


March 21st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 21 (ANI): A low-intensity country-made bomb was found inside a Kingfisher flight IT-4731 from Bangalore to Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday morning.The plane was later taken to the remote bay area of ... Read more...

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Congress leader Karunakaran hospitalized (Lead)


September 11th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 11 (IANS) Former Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran was admitted to a hospital here Friday for fever. According to doctors, the veteran politician, who turned 91 in June, has been ... Read more...

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Former Kerala CM Karunakaran hospitalised


September 11th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthpuram, Sep 11 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister of Kerala, K. Karunakaran has been admitted to the Sree Chithra Thirunal Hospital here on Friday, as he complained of ... Read more...

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Veteran Congress leader Karunakaran hospitalized


September 11th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 11 (IANS) Four-time Congress Chief Minister of Kerala K. Karunakaran was admitted to the Sree Chithra Thirunal hospital here Friday following a case of fever. According to doctors, the veteran, ... Read more...

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Chandy seeks probe into assault on Thiruvananthapuram airport staff


February 10th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 10 (IANS) Leader of Opposition Oommen Chandy Tuesday asked for an impartial inquiry into an alleged manhandling by a foreign national of the immigration counter staff at the Thiruvananthapuram airport ... Read more...

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New terminal of Thiruvananthapuram airport to open in June


January 24th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) The new terminal of the Thiruvananthapuram international airport will open in June, Civil Aviation secretary M. Madhavan Nambiar said Saturday. "The work is progressing fast. It would ... Read more...

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Jet to start daily flights between Kerala, Muscat


September 12th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 12 (IANS) Come Monday, Jet Airways will become the first private airline in the country to operate flights from all the three international airports in Kerala, when it begins daily ... Read more...

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Don’t call MP old, speaker advises minister


April 17th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by admin
(From the corridors of power)New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Thursday came to the rescue of Varkala Radhakrishnan, senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) MP from Chirayinkil, Kerala, ... Read more...

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Two Kerala international airports to be expanded


February 24th, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by admin
(Lead, superseding earlier story)Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 24 (IANS) Kerala will expand two of its international airports - at Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode - and come up with a new one at Kannur with the ... Read more...

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Kerala airports to be expanded, says minister


February 24th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 24 (IANS) The two international airports in Kerala will be expanded and a new one come up at Kannur with the state government identifying more land for the purpose. The ... Read more...

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