298 people on board crashed Malaysian flight, 154 Dutch: Airline Official

There were 298 people, including 154 Dutch nationals, on board the Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed in strife-torn eastern Ukraine, an official from the carrier has said.

US pilot orders 50 pizzas for all passengers on delayed flight

Flight delays can make passengers grumpy but not when the pilot orders pizzas for them as a treat.

Over one million travelled on Mumbai metro in first 59 hours

Over 10 lakh commuters travelled on the city`s first Mero, which covers the 11.4 km-long Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar corridor, in the 59 hours since the commencement of its services on June 8.

IATA adopts resolution to tackle in-flight passenger behaviour

To check growing instances of unruly in-flight behaviour by passengers, airlines around the world have decided to work jointly on steps to check the menace.

Flights resume after Indonesia volcano delays

Flights resumed over northern Australia today as major ash plumes cleared from an Indonesian volcanic eruption that stranded thousands of passengers.

Now, smart rear view mirror that vanishes passengers

Nissan has created a new `Smart Rear View Mirror` for cars that could make passengers and other objects inside the car disappear and provide a perfect view to the driver.

Jet-propelled car to fly at 880 km per hour!

Fasten your seat belts. A jet car that flies at 880 km per hour is being conceptualised that would fly you from New Delhi to Mumbai in less than two hours - and it may use a highway as a runway to take off!

Bolivia launches world`s highest cable railway

Bolivian President Evo Morales inaugurated Friday the first segment of the world`s highest cable railway line, carrying passengers from city to city at up to 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level.

Rachel McAdams bows out of `Passengers`

Actress Rachel McAdams has reportedly pulled out of space romance `Passengers`.

Northern Railway launches security helpline for passengers

Northern Railway on Tuesday launched a round-the-clock security helpline number, 1322, with an aim to provide speedy assistance to passengers in the event of thefts, harassment, pickpocketing or other criminal incidents on rail premises.

Over 600 passengers and crew fall ill on Royal Caribbean cruise

The number of passengers and crew who fell ill aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship climbed to more than 600 on Monday, many vomiting and using biohazard bags for anything they touch.

Rachel McAdams to join Keanu Reeves in `Passengers`

Rachel McAdams is reportedly in talks to star opposite Keanu Reeves in the sci-fi drama `Passengers`.

Passengers protest at Malda station

Around 500 passengers staged a violent protest in Malda town railway station on Sunday after they couldn`t board the unreserved compartment of an express train, officials said.

Passengers set train car ablaze in Brazil

Passengers on a Rio commuter train set fire to one of the cars in protest against bad service, Brazilian police said.

Nine dead after Australia-bound asylum-seekers boat sinks

At least nine people died and nearly 190 suspected asylum seekers from countries like Sri Lanka, Iraq and Iran, were rescued after their overloaded Australia-bound boat sank off the Indonesian island of Java.

Malaysia to prevent passengers overstaying in airport

Security at the international airport in Malaysia`s capital will be overhauled to curb the problem of stranded passengers overstaying in the passageway.

No entry for drunk passengers in Delhi Metro

Delhi Metro may soon stop entry of drunk commuters on trains with the DMRC planning to provide alcometers to CISF personnel manning the entry to the facility.

IAF airlifts 75 stranded passengers between Kargil

Indian Air Force on Wednesday came to the rescue of 75 more stranded people, including women and children, from Kargil town of Ladakh region.

US fines Pakistan International Airlines for stranded passengers

The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has been slapped with a fine of USD 150,000 by US authorities for keeping passengers aboard a plane during an extended ground delay last year.

Intercity Express coach derails, twelve passenger injured

An SLR coach of 13226 UP Danapur-Jainagar Intercity Express derailed due to mechanical problems and rammed into an electric post.