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'Shocked and humiliated': Disability rights activists allege mistreatment at Kolkata airport

Jeeja, born with cerebral palsy, was denied entry without escorts by GoAir staff. She alleged that the staff behaved in the most insensitive manner while Kuhu alleged she was told by the CISF lady that "she will have to take off her pants as the lady never saw such callipers."  

Oct 21, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

Air India plane aborts takeoff in Kolkata after swarm of bees descend on cockpit window

Wanting to leave nothing to chance, the pilots contacted ATC and it was decided to return to the parking spot for remedial measures.

Sep 15, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Traffic snarls, waterlogging in many parts as torrential rains lash Kolkata

The heavy downpour caused major waterlogging and has affected vehicular as well as pedestrian movement.

Aug 16, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Flight operation resume at Kolkata Airport after heavy rains lash the city

The Regional Meteorological Centre Kolkata has predicted moderate thunderstorm with lightning and light to moderate rainfall very likely affect some parts of Hooghly districts during next 1-2 hours from 4pm IST on Friday.

Aug 16, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

DGCA sends notice to SpiceJet after its aircraft skids off runway

A Spice Jet aircraft from Pune veered off from the runway at the Kolkata Airport, because of wet tarmac and heavy rainfall on June 2. 

Jul 05, 2019, 06:38 AM IST

Two flights diverted from Kolkata airport due to poor weather conditions

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had earlier predicted widespread rainfall in the state.

May 25, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Server malfunction leads to chaos at Kolkata airport, passengers vent ire on Twitter

Passengers complained that there were long lines at the check-in counters while a number of flights had been delayed.

May 13, 2019, 20:27 PM IST

Cyclone Fani: Chaos among passengers as Kolkata airport closed till Saturday

The shutdown of flights has led to a big confusion among the passengers who are stranded at the Kolkata airport.

May 03, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Emergency declared at Kolkata Airport after fuel leakage on Air India flight

According to reports, all the passengers were safe.

Jan 06, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

Woman held from Kolkata airport for assaulting airline officials

The rescue of the woman resulted in a delay and they failed to board the plane.

Oct 10, 2018, 00:36 AM IST

Kolkata airport asks passengers to check-in three hours before departure

Kamalakshya Bhattacharjee reports that special security screening will take place till August 20.

Aug 10, 2018, 23:01 PM IST

Abandoned bag found at Kolkata airport ahead of Mamata Banerjee's arrival triggers bomb scare

The bag was found ahead of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's arrival at the airport. 

Aug 08, 2018, 16:48 PM IST

GoAir flight lands under bomb threat in Kolkata, declared hoax

A Delhi-Kolkata GoAir flight G8 127 made an emergency landing at Kolkata airport on Tuesday after a bomb threat letter.

Nov 07, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Fire in a vehicle inside Kolkata airport

A fire broke out in a vehicle at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) airport here today, officials at the airport said.

Oct 18, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

Minor fire at Kolkata airport, no air traffic disruption

A minor fire broke out near a boarding gate at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport on Thursday.

Sep 14, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Smoke detected from Bhutan Airlines flight during take-off

Smoke was detected from a Bhutan Airlines flight on Saturday while it was taking off.

Sep 09, 2017, 15:29 PM IST

IND vs ENG, 3rd ODI: India, England teams buses stranded on way to hotel

India play England in the third and final ODI at the Eden Gardens on Sunday.

Jan 21, 2017, 00:20 AM IST

WATCH: Congress workers protest against RBI Governor Urjit Patel at Kolkata Airport, show black flags to him

RBI Governor Urjit Patel was on Thursday allegedly shown black flags in Kolkata.

Dec 15, 2016, 19:48 PM IST

RBI Governor Urjit Patel shown black flags by Congress workers at Kolkata Airport

RBI Governor Urjit Patel was allegedly shown black flags and heckled by Congress workers in Kolkata.

Dec 15, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

Caller threatens to blow up Air India flight in Kolkata; security beefed up, search ops underway

Security at Kolkata Airport has been heightened after Air India received a call claiming that there is a bomb on its Guwahati-bound flight.

Sep 20, 2016, 11:33 AM IST