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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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".

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.

Passenger falls from speeding train in TN; survives

A 34-year-old man had a miraculous escape when he fell out of a speeding Chennai-bound express train near here after dozing off while sitting at the doorway of a crowded coach, police said on Tuesday.

Railway ticket checkers push passenger out of running train

A sleeper class passenger travelling on a general ticket in Varanasi-Rameshwaram train was allegedly thrown out of train by ticket checkers.

Flight cancelled, no alternative given; AI Express to pay Rs 88K

Air India Express has been asked by the Delhi State Consumer Commission to pay Rs 88,000 to a passenger for failing to provide him with an alternative.

Railways to pay Rs 60K for theft of passenger`s pu

Indian Railways has been asked by a consumer forum here to pay compensation of Rs 60,000 to a woman whose purse was stolen in 2009 during her journey from Secunderabad to Delhi on Andhra Pradesh Rajdhani Express.

Passenger steps into co-pilot`s shoes mid-air in UK

When mid-air a co-pilot of a Frankfurt-bound plane fell ill, the crew wished for a pilot among the passengers and to their surprise found one.

Kingfisher passenger opens emergency door, delays flight

The man was de-planed and handed over by the Kingfisher staff to the authorities soon after he opened the latch on the emergency door.

Check out the ‘most annoying passenger’ hate-list

Do you forget to carry a pen when you fly? Do you secretly text away on your smartphone despite repeated requests to switch it off?

Man held with live cartridges at Nagpur airport

A passenger was detained on Tuesday with
three live cartridges at the international airport here,
police said.

German passenger strips naked on flight: Airline

A German passenger stripped naked on an Iberia flight from Madrid to Frankfurt.

Passenger found carrying live cartridges at Ahmedabad airport

A passenger of Spice Jet
flight was on Tuesday found carrying live cartridges in his baggage
at the Sardar Vallabhai Patel Airport.

Train passenger rape case: Chargesheet filed against accused

Police has framed charges of
murder and rape against a man from Tamil Nadu, held in
connection with the death of 21-year-woman here, who was
allegedly pushed out of a moving train and raped in February.