Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety

India may use sat phones for adventure tourism

SHIVPURI The Indian government may give the go-ahead to adventure tour operators for the use of satellite phones, with a final decision expected in the...
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Scare at Mumbai airport as power bank explodes

MUMBAI: A mobile power bank kept inside the hand baggage of a passenger exploded at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), leading to a...

24 students feared washed away in Himachal Pradesh

MANDI 24 students from an engineering college in Hyderabad are feared to have been washed away in Beas river near Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. Six...

Gold biscuits seized at this airport, again!

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 1.2 kg of gold biscuits in the form of 10 bars from three passengers who landed...

Mid-air rat menace makes Air India ground flight

DELHI An Air India flight was grounded after flight attendants spotted rats running around in the cabin. The flight AI021 was travelling from Kolkata to New Delhi. The plane landed safely...

Pvt bus speed locked at 85 kmph

MUMBAIClose on the heels of the MSRTC speed-locking most of its AC Shivneri buses at 85kmph, private buses in the city have decided to...

India has had Zika before! Can it again?

DELHI The Zika virus is rapidly spreading from the Latin American and Caribbean countries to cases now being reported as far as in Australia. While India...

AAI to step up security at T’puram airport

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has decided to strengthen the security arrangements inside the Trivandrum International Airport, following the suicide of a...
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Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad airports on high alert after hijack threats

MUMBAI: Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad international airports have been put on high alert following threats of a hijack attempt. A full anti-hijack drill has been...

‘Nigerians’ Drive India’s Narco-Tourism

PANAJI Nearly 30% of the narcotics-related raids conducted by police agencies in the last three years (2011-13) has netted an African allegedly possessing drugs...