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Pak plane makes emergency landing after hijack threat

A Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday made an emergency landing at the Karachi airport after a passenger allegedly threatened to hijack the aircraft.PIA flight PK-586, which was flying......

Suspected bomber arrested at Karachi airport

A Pakistani national from the troubled northwest was arrested at the Karachi airport trying to board an aircraft for the Gulf after police found electric circuits and batteries hidden in his......

Imran Khan sent back from Karachi

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan was sent back to Islamabad from the Karachi International Airport by the provincial authorities on Wednesday. Khan, who was supposed to address his party......

How 26/11 handler Abu Jundal was captured

Rediff.com's Vicky Nanjappa -- in a five-part series -- reveals how the Intelligence Bureau and security agencies painstakingly tracked the Indian Mujahideen leadership. Part I: How IM terrorist......

Musharraf barred from leaving Pakistan

Pakistani authorities on Saturday directed officials at airports across the country to bar former President Pervez Musharraf from going abroad. The Federal Investigation Agency directed immigration......

AirAsia's India launch may see further delay

In what may further delay AirAsia's launch in India, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has asked all persons likely to be affected by the grant of scheduled air operator's permit to......

AirAsia's procedural delays might hold back launch

Even as the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is prepared to issue an air operator’s permit (AOP) to AirAsia India, procedural delays on the part of the airline in completing......

Cricket stifles Chandigarh airport

Le Corbusier's 'City Beautiful' is seeing an unprecedented rush of private jets and VIP aircraft for the World Cup Cricket semi-final between India and Pakistan at Mohali on Wednesday. Officials......

Who is the father of civil aviation in India?

Man has always dreamt of flying. From drawings on stone pyramids to Leonardo da Vinci's prescient drawings of flying machines, we can see the curiosity of mankind to conquer the sky. Then at the......

Cafe Coffee Day redesigns its lounge format

To re-connect with its consumers who have moved up the economic ladder in the last few years, Cafe Coffee Day (CCD), India's largest cafe retail chain, will soon reveal a new look for its lounge......

'Traffic was not an easy film to visualise'

Scenarist duo Bobby and Sanjay (inset) have already proved their credentials with two well appreciated films -- Ente Veedu Appoontem and Note Book. Now, their latest Malayalam script,......

Making of Amelia: 'It was go, go, go all the time'

Mira Nair's Amelia was shot at many fabulous locations. She says it was important to the film that it had a sensuous look. She says she was most inspired by 'the things in life that inspired......

Bollywood says NO to Australia

In response to the recent spate of violence againt Indian students in Australia, Bollywood filmmakers have decided not to shoot films in that country. The rising attacks on......

Shahid Afridi attacks fan at Karachi airport

It was not a very happy homecoming for Shahid Afridi after Pakistan's Asia Cup triumph as he got into a scuffle with a fan at the airport, claiming that he reacted angrily only when his......

PHOTOS: When terror struck the sports world

Previous attacks on sports events, and failed plots, in recent decades, after Monday's bomb blasts that killed three people at the Boston Marathon: - Show must go on for city sport events after......

India's tormentor Jamshed forgets his trophy

Pakistan star batsman Nasir Jamshed, who tormented the Indian bowlers in the just concluded series, forgot to carry his man-of-the-series trophy with him. Jamshed -- who scored back-to-back......

Sania holidays in Pakistan as Shoaib readies for T20 tourney

With a knee injury keeping her off court, Indian tennis star Sania Mirza was spotted in Karachi on a holiday with her cricketer husband Shoaib Malik, who will also be competing in Pakistan's......

PCB irked by political intervention in Afridi case

PCB chairman Ijaz Butt has expressed disappointment over interference of political functionaries into the ongoing dispute between the Board and former skipper Shahid Afridi, saying the act could......

  People speak for karachi airport

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amitava duttamajumdar
Q. who posthumously won the Ashok Chakra for bravery shown during the hijack of a Pan American airliner at Karachi airport?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-posthumously-won-the-ashok-chakra-for-bravery-shown-duri/21369025/answers/

amitava duttamajumdar
Q. what is the distance of the airport from the karachi city?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. its about 22 kms from the city more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-distance-of-the-airport-from-the-karachi-city/21369025/answers/19029315

stalin
Q. which is the nearest airport in Karachi ?
Stalin:  A. karachi airport is the nearest airport in karachi more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-nearest-airport-in-karachi-/19029286/answers/19029311

stalin
Q. when did the air transport begin in india?
Stalin:  A. Air India is India's national flag carrier. Although air transport was born in India on February 18, 1911 when Henri Piquet, flying a Humber...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-did-the-air-transport-begin-in-india/19029276/answers/16359166

ravikumar
Q. When was Air India - our national carrier - formed?
Ravikumar:  A. October 15, 1932It was on this day that J.R.D. Tata, the father of Civil Aviation in India and founder of Air India, took off from Drigh Road...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-was-air-india---our-national-carrier---formed/16359035/answers/8353608

  Web results for Karachi Airport
Indian election elicits keen interest in Pakistan (Election Special)

By Nivedita, Lahore, April 16 : Will Narendra Modi win? Will India get a stable government? What are Arvind Kejriwal's prospects? Is the Congress... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-39943.html
Spain, Argentina, Brazil have the most expensive squads in world football

Karachi, Apr. 15 : Media reports have revealed that out of the 32 sides competing in the FIFA World Cup in June this summer, Spain, Argentina and... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-39763.html
Pakistan - On a treadmill, going nowhere

By Vikram Sood, New Delhi, Apr.15 : There are not many in Pakistan or outside who can confidently describe the situation there. Far too many... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-39730.html
Bolivia's Bolivar travel to Mexico to play Leon

La Paz, April 15 : Bolivian football team Bolivar travelled to Mexico, where they will play Leon Wednesday as part of the Libertadores Cup, coach... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/bolivias-bolivar-travel-mexico-play-leon-245406
Rashid Latif refuses to meet PCB chief Nijam Sethi

Karachi, Apr. 14 : Pakistan's former captain Rashid Latif turned down a meeting with PCB chairman Najam Sethi who appeared keen to convince Latif... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-39181.html

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