British Airways doubles baggage allowance to Indian students

British Airways (BA) has doubled the baggage allowance for students travelling from India to study in Britain, Europe, the US or Canada, Britain's flag carrier airline said on Tuesday.

Hackers target British Airways, GitHub, Slack in fresh wave of cyber attacks
Hackers target British Airways, GitHub, Slack in fresh wave of cyber attacks

British Airways' air-miles accounts, the coding site GitHub and the work chat service Slack have all been targeted in the latest wave of cyber-attacks.

African girls to sue British Airways over alleged sexual abuse by pilot

Girls and young women who allege they were sexually abused by a British Airways (BA) pilot in African schools and orphanages plan to sue the airline, a law firm representing them said on Wednesday.

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan gets back his sarod missing on BA flight

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan`s sarod, which he has been strumming for the last 45 years, was restored to the iconic musician by British Airways after it went missing on a flight while he was returning to Delhi from London on Saturday night.

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan`s sarod goes missing on BA flight

Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan`s sarod, which he has been playing for the last 45 years, has gone missing while he was returning to Delhi from London by a British Airways flight.

Deepika Padukone loses it again!

Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone might be thanking her stars for bagging all the good roles so far but the actress surely is not that lucky when it comes to traveling abroad. Turns out that Dippy darling lost her luggage the fourth time while coming back from Italy.

Nigella Lawson`s recent US flight ban blamed on ex- hubby Charles Saatchi

Nigella Lawson`s close friends believe that her ex-husband Charles Saatchi was behind her ban from the US.

British Airways to pay Rs 5L for not helping stranded fliers

British Airways has been directed by a consumer forum to pay Rs 2.5 lakh each to two doctors for leaving them to "fend for themselves" after their flight from London to Delhi was cancelled due to a snowstorm.

Angry customer uses promoted tweet against British Airways

A disgruntled customer of British Airways has bought a promoted tweet to complain against the airline which allegedly failed to respond to his father`s lost luggage, according to a media report.

BA London-Beijing flight makes emergency landing in Siberia

A British Airways Boeing 747 flying from London to Beijing on Wednesday made a successful emergency landing at Irkutsk airport in Siberia due to technical problems, Russian officials said.

Bahraini activist barred from flight to gulf kingdom

A prominent Bahraini rights activist has been barred from a flight to the gulf kingdom after a request from government authorities.

Man deported to Angola killed on British flight

A 46-year-old man being deported to Angola was "unlawfully killed" on a British Airways flight after security guards restrained him, according to an inquest jury.

First test flight for Airbus A350 next-gen plane

Airbus`s next-generation A350 plane took off its first test flight on Friday, in a milestone for an airliner that the firm hopes will challenge Boeing`s 787 Dreamliner in the lucrative long-haul market.

Engine trouble caused BA crash land at Heathrow

The dramatic emergency landing of a British Airways (BA) plane at Heathrow airport last week was the result of engine trouble, according to US investigators.

British Airways told to pay Rs 90K for losing luggage

British Airways has been asked to pay Rs 90,000 as compensation to a passenger for losing his luggage in transit from Delhi to Milan.

British Airways asked to pay Rs 1 lakh for baggage loss

British Airways has been directed by a consumer forum to pay Rs 1 lakh to a passenger for the loss of his baggage when he had travelled to London in 2008.

London-bound BA plane makes emergency landing

An airport official says a British Airways jet travelling from Houston to London has been forced to make an emergency landing at an airport in Wales.

Plane makes emergency landing as drunk women cause trouble

A British Airways flight on way to Tunisia had to make an emergency landing in France after two drunken middle-aged women on board tried to force their way into the cockpit.

BA apologises after re-tweeting racial abuse again

British Airways has launched an investigation after an offensive and racist message was apparently re-tweeted from its official Twitter account.

Corpse of stowaway found inside a jet at Heathrow

The corpse was inside the landing gear bay of a Boeing 747 after it arrived at the London airport from Cape Town in South Africa.