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Pak carrier PIA sacks five employees for smuggling

Pakistan's national carrier PIA has sacked its five employees, including two air hostesses, who were recently detained at Heathrow airport in London for money laundering and smuggling smart phones and other restricted items.

Pak executes three rebels convicted in 1998 plane hijacking

 Pakistani authorities have executed three rebels who were convicted of hijacking a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane in 1992.

Corinthians ex-midfielder nabbed for bid to steal from ATM
Corinthians ex-midfielder nabbed for bid to steal from ATM

 Police in Brazil have arrested former Corinthians midfielder Pia for attempting to steal money from an automated teller machine (ATM).

PIA involved in planning terror activities against India: Reports
PIA involved in planning terror activities against India: Reports

Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), the primary foreign intelligence agency of India, has alerted that the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) might be involved in planning terror activities againt India.

Govt calls high-level meet on FEMA notice to Pak airline

The government has convened a high -level meeting of finance and security officials in order to chart the next course of action in the case of alleged foreign exchange violations in purchase of properties here by Pakistan's national airliner PIA.

After Modi, India has turned aggressive: Pakistani daily

Since Narendra Modi's coming to power, the Indian establishment has adopted a more aggressive stance, a Pakistani daily said Tuesday and expressed concern for bilateral ties in view of the row over the Pakistan International Airlines office in New Delhi.

PIA says no threat to its flight operations from Delhi

Pakistan's national flag carrier has denied any disruptions to its flight operations from New Delhi, days after Indian authorities issued summons to it in connection with alleged violation of forex laws.

Pakistan approaches India over closure notice to PIA office

The Pakistan high commission Monday approached the Indian government over closure notice to PIA properties in the Indian capital, officials said.

Pakistan approaches India over closure notice to PIA

The Pakistan high commission Monday approached the Indian government over closure notices to PIA properties in the Indian capital, officials said.

PIA took 34 Indian passengers to a Pak hotel without visa: FIA

 Pakistan's national carrier PIA allegedly took 34 Indian transit passengers to a hotel in Lahore to stay for a night though they did not have a Pakistani visa, prompting authorities to launch a probe.

PIA flight comes under attack in Peshawar

Passengers on a PIA flight had a narrow escape when unidentified armed men fired at the plane with sub machine guns on Tuesday, media reports said, the latest such incident targeting the state carrier.

16 air hostesses, crew of Pak airline disappear in Canada

At least 16 air hostesses and cabin crew members of Pakistan's national carrier have disappeared in the last five months in Canada after going there on international flights.

PK-370 flight was delayed due to late arrival of Rehman Malik: PIA

Pakistan International Airlines on Friday admitted that the Islamabad-bound PK-370 flight on September 15 was delayed due to the late arrival of former interior minister Rehman Malik and a Hindu lawmaker of the ruling PML-N.

Pakistan International Airlines detained for smuggling iPhones

Most of the cabin crew of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight were detained by customs authorities at the airport here for allegedly smuggling 24 iPhones worth about Rs 2.5 million and also foreign currency.

Pakistanis debate VIP culture after lawmakers thrown off plane

Angry Pakistani airline passengers have forced two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure by almost two hours, sparking a passionate debate about the country`s so-called `VIP culture` after footage was posted online.

Balotelli acknowledges paternity of daughter

AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli on Wednesday finally acknowledged he was the father of his daughter Pia, two months after failing to attend a hearing in Italy aimed at establishing paternity.

Pak pilot admits four times over limit alcohol consumption after arrest at UK airport

ThePakistan International Airlines (PIA) pilot, who was arrested on Wednesday for intake of alcohol while on duty, has admitted consuming four-and-a-half times over the legal limit in the cockpit.

PIA offices in Delhi, Mumbai have received threats: Pakistan

Pakistan on Monday said offices of its national carrier PIA have received security threats.

Yasin Malik returns to India, protests by Shiv Sena activists

JKLF leader Yasin Malik, who is under attack for meeting terror outfit Lashker-e-Taiba(LeT) chief Hafeez Saeed in Pakistan, returned to India amid protests by Shiv Sena activists at the airport here.

PIA plane crash lands at Muscat Airport, passengers unhurt

All 108 passenger on board the Pakistan International Airlines plane had a miraculous escape when the aircraft crash-landed.