Congress members on Thursday forced two brief adjournments in Rajya Sabha over the naming of Hyderabad domestic airport, contending that Rajiv Gandhi's name has been removed and should be restored.
The Rajya Sabha Wednesday saw protest over renaming of Hyderabad airport even as the government explained that the international airport continues to be named after former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Over 5 kg gold which was allegedly being smuggled via the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad here was Wednesday seized by Customs officials and two passengers arrested in connection.
Gold bars worth over Rs 5 crore were Friday seized at the international airport here from three passengers, who were allegedly trying to smuggle the precious metal, officials said.
The central government has extended Visa-On-Arrival facility to international passengers travelling through Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Hyderabad managed by the GMR Group.
At least five flights, two of them international, were diverted to Bangalore due to poor visibility and an equal number of flights could not take off.
Two persons were arrested at the international airport here after 10 kg of narcotic drug worth Rs 3 crore was allegedly found in their possession..
Mo Wen Qiang was wanted by Gujarat police in a gambling case registered against him by Morbi police station in Rajkot Rural.
In 2009 and 2010, 2,503 and 2,220 complaints were received by the Ministry of Civil Aviation.
AP minister`s son were detained by DRI officials at airport for allegedly carrying foreign liquor and electronic goods worth over Rs 35 lakh.
The airports of Delhi and Hyderabad have been ranked among the top airports of the world in the airport services quality (ASQ) by the global body, Airports Council International (ACI).
Domestic airlines have opposed a proposal by GMR Hyderabad International Airport to hike user development fee charged from passengers, saying the move may
lead to drop in passenger traffic.
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