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May 22, 2017
Pakistan: 20 kg of heroin seized from PIA flight at Islamabad airportTwenty kilogrammes of heroin was seized on Monday from a plane of Pakistan's national carrier, PIA . This comes a week after narcotics was found on another flight of the troubled airliner at a British airport.
May 16, 2017
Pakistan International Airlines crew briefly detained, plane searched at HeathrowThe British authorities detained 14 crew members of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight and the aircraft was "thoroughly searched" over security threats after it landed at London's Heathrow Airport.
Apr 30, 2017
Passenger plane at Heathrow Airport came close to hitting two drones, says reportLondon: A passenger jet approaching Heathrow Airport was involved in a near-miss incident with two drones, the first such recorded instance in the UK. Scotland Yard was informed after the incident in November last year, but the drones' operators have not been found, a report by the UK Airprox Board (UKAB) said this week.
Apr 25, 2017
United Airlines in fresh trouble: Passenger sues air carrier over removal from business class seatUnited Airlines recently made headlines and remains under scrutiny following its treatment to the Vietnamese-American passenger
Jan 26, 2017
Premier League: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger defends Granit Xhaka over airport abuse claimArsene Wenger has defended Granit Xhaka after the Arsenal midfielder was spoken to by police over an allegation of racial abuse just days after being sent off for the second time this season.
Jan 18, 2017
Indian passports fare poorly, but are a prized item in fertile market of stolen documentsHere is Mr S Kumar walking into Immigration clutching his passport with a valid visa, how do you know he is not his brother?
Jul 04, 2016
Why Islamic State targets airports: A global stage and variety of nationalitiesAn alert from the SITE Intelligence Group on Friday warned that a "pro-Islamic State" account had issued threats against aircraft "flying from Heathrow airport to the US" this weekend, which coincides with the American Independence Day holiday, The Times reported.
Jul 02, 2016
Pro-Islamic State twitter account threatens to attack US during Independence Day weekendA pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account has threatened to attack Los Angeles International, John F Kennedy International and Heathrow airport as the US prepares to celebrate 4 July Independence Day weekend, the media reported on Saturday.
Apr 08, 2016
Here's why Akshay Kumar was 'detained' at London's Heathrow airportBollywood star Akshay Kumar was made to wait at Heathrow Airport as UK immigration officials checked the details of his Canadian passport.
Dec 17, 2015
Kuwait Airways drops NY-London flights after US threatens legal action over 'no-Israeli' policyKuwait Airways is scrapping flights between New York's JFK airport and London Heathrow after US authorities threatened legal action over its refusal to sell tickets to Israelis.