Saturday, February 16, 2019

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety

Fresh safety concerns hang over global airlines conference

CANCUN: A deadly attack in London and debate over travel restrictions in the United States put safety concerns high on the agenda as global...

27 Kochi homestays served closure notice

KOCHI In the wake of illegal activities at unauthorized homestays in Kochi, the police have served notice to 27 homestays and resorts functioning without a...

New system at Delhi airport to track suspicious movements

DELHI An advanced electronic system has been made operational at the international airport in Delhi to keep tabs on suspicious passengers and check smuggling. The Indian...

Kolkata airport on Ebola alert

KOLKATA Airlines staff, immigration officers and doctors at Kolkata airport have been put on alert to screen passengers arriving from the Ebola-affected African countries. Following a...

10 kg narcotic drug haul at Bengaluru airport

BENGALURU: A man was arrested after about 10 kg of narcotic drug valued at Rs 2 crore in the international market was seized from...

GTDC rolls out women-only tourist taxi service

  PANAJI Goa tourism on Thursday launched the women-only tourist taxis for women travellers. The taxis will be driven by women drivers who are trained in...

Radioactive leak detected at IGI Airport in Delhi

DELHI A radioactive leak was detected at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi on Friday. Around 8:30 this morning, four packets were found leaking in...
rain and disaster

Cyclone Vardah alert for Andhra coast

DELHI: The Indian metrology department has issued a warning for cyclonic storm Vardah hitting the Andhra coast. The storm was seen building over southeast...

All India railways helpline for women next month

CHENNAI Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to...

Mumbai airport on high alert following terror threat

MUMBAI Mumbai airport has been put on high alert following three calls of terror threats received by Air India's call center. The calls received which...