Woman forced to carry child on lap sues US airlines

Shirley Yamauchi said she hopes her lawsuit will help protect other passengers from this type of treatment.


Jul 26, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Uber driver dozes off, passenger drives himself home

Ishan Gill, a resident of Gurgaon's DLF-2 area had hired the cab using the Uber app at 12.36 a.m. from Defence Colony in South Delhi to his home on May 15.

May 21, 2016, 23:10 PM IST

Uber driver accused of molesting woman passenger arrested

The Gurgaon Police on Tuesday arrested a driver, registered with US-based cab service provider Uber, after a 21-year-old student accused him of molesting her during a ride.

Jun 02, 2015, 15:11 PM IST

Alps crash captain shouted 'open the damn door'

The captain of a passenger jet that investigators believe was deliberately crashed into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, shouted at the co-pilot to "open the damn door" as he made desperate attempts to return to the locked cockpit, according to a German newspaper said today.

Mar 29, 2015, 12:50 PM IST
When Simon Cowell's son travelled with 'grumpy' passenger

When Simon Cowell's son travelled with 'grumpy' passenger

 Media mogul Simon Cowell has revealed a plane passenger complained a lot about his 13-month-old son Eric Philip on a British Airways flight to Miami.

Mar 22, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

Theft of passenger belongings on rise in Railways

Despite continuous efforts to curb crime at trains and rail premises, the number of theft cases of train passengers' belongings is on constant rise for the last three years.

Mar 15, 2015, 16:59 PM IST

Domestic car sales rise over 3% in January

In a slow start to the year 2015, domestic passenger car sales rose 3.14 percent in January, which industry body SIAM described as "realistic levels" considering the current economic situation.

Feb 10, 2015, 11:56 AM IST

Passenger dies after being beaten up by autorickshaw driver in Bengal

A passenger Saturday died after being allegedly beaten up by an autorickshaw driver following an argument in Birbhum district, a senior police officer said.

Jan 25, 2015, 00:28 AM IST

Loader molests passenger at Delhi airport

 A 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here was arrested for molesting a woman, police said Friday.

Dec 12, 2014, 20:49 PM IST

Ebola ruled out for 5 evacuated from Boston flight

Ebola has been ruled out for five people with flu-like symptoms who were evacuated from a passenger jet in Boston Monday, officials said. 

Oct 14, 2014, 08:46 AM IST

Passenger held on suspicion at Mangalore airport

 A passenger from Dubai who arrived here last night was taken into custody at the Mangalore International Airport for carrying suspicious liquid, police said.

Sep 14, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

UK airport evacuated as late passenger triggers fire alarm

In a bizarre incident, a busy London airport was evacuated when a passenger who was running late for a flight to Frankfurt triggered a fire alarm in a bid to delay the plane.

Jun 19, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

David Bowie scoops best British Male Solo Artist at Brit awards 2014

Iconic rocker David Bowie has won the best British Male Solo Artist trophy at 2014`s Brit Awards held in London.

Feb 20, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

One kg gold seized from passenger at Kerala airport

Gold worth nearly Rs 30 lakh was seized by air customs officials today from a passenger coming from Dubai at the Karipur international airport near here.

Oct 05, 2013, 16:08 PM IST

Now, Dubai cab meters to run automatically

Taxis in Dubai will now have sensors that will automatically operate fare meters even if the driver fails to or refuses to operate these.

Sep 19, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

Passenger amenities to be improved at 24 railway stations

Indian Railways has decided to improve passenger amenities at 24 stations in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Rajya Sabha was informed today.

Aug 30, 2013, 16:52 PM IST

US-bound Egypt plane diverted after threat

British fighter jets escorted a plane from Cairo bound for New York to an emergency landing in the UK after a passenger discovered a letter threatening the aircraft, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 16, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Russian-speaking passengers kicked off US flight

A group of six Russian-American passengers was reportedly removed from a US budget airline flight set to take off from San Diego to Las Vegas, their lawyer said.

May 29, 2013, 16:54 PM IST

Passenger booted from flight for singing non-stop singing

A passenger was booted off an American Airlines flight en route from Los Angeles to New York Monday when she would not stop singing Whitney Houston`s hit "I Will Always Love You".

May 14, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

Eight customs officials booked for attacking passenger

Eight customs officials were booked on the charge of assaulting a passenger at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here, police said on Sunday.

May 12, 2013, 20:58 PM IST