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Road rage again: man fired at for refusing to give way

In a case of road rage, a group of youths fired at a man who refused to give way to their vehicle in outer Delhi but he escaped with minor injuries.

The incident was reported from Narela in outer De

Shimla to impose Rs.200 entry tax on cars


If you heading for Shimla, the erstwhile summer capital of British India, to enjoy the cool hills coated with cedars, be prepared to pay an entry tax of Rs.200 if you are travelling in a car that is n

Railway could go Air India way if money not pumped in: Trivedi


Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi on Friday cautioned railway could go the Air India way if money was not pumped in the cash-strapped national transporter, as an official committee proposed cess to gene

Woman gives birth to stillborn baby at Chennai airport

In a tragic incident, a 36 year-old Malaysia-bound woman gave birth to a stillborn baby boy at the airport here on Thursday, minutes after she was denied permission to fly a private airliner on fitnes

Boeing paints logo on the US skies


A zig-zagging Boeing 787 etched the company's logo across western US skies in a 19-hour test flight last week - though the ethereal product can only be seen in the flight plan.

Boeing sent the 787-8

Azad has a narrow escape as jet tyres burst in

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad had a narrow escape today when the tyres of a small jet he was travelling in burst while landing in Maharashtra's Amravati district.

Azad, who was going to the

DGCA to conduct surprise checks to catch drunk pilots, crew


The Indian aviation watchdog on Thursday said it will carry out surprise checks and enforce stricter norms to stop pilots and cabin crew getting tipsy while at work.

"We are currently conducting regu

Man attacks women passengers in Kerala train

Two women were injured today after a man allegedly attacked them in the ladies compartment of a Kottayam-bound local train, police said.

Sadanand S. Desmukh, hailing from Pune, was arrested and a ca

Indonesia pilot grounded in pre-takeoff crystal meth check


Lion Air's slogan, 'We make you fly' came a bit too close to home this weekend when one of the Indonesian airline's pilots tested positive for crystal meth after being arrested just hours before he wa

Fireman as ATC! Tirupati airport officials to face action

A senior airport official and a helpful fireman at the Tirupati airport guided a Jet Airways flight carrying around 60 passengers to land on the morning of January 9 as two air traffic controllers wer

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