LUGGAGE

  • Julian Assange alleges his suitcase was stolen in 2010, Sweden investigates September 4, 2013

    Swedish police opened an investigation on Tuesday after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange urged them to find out what happened to a suitcase he suspects was stolen from him in 2010 by intelligence agents as he travelled from Sweden to Germany. The suitcase contained three laptops that had WikiLeaks materials, including evidence...
  • SpiceJet flight aborted at the last moment as loader jumps out on runway August 17, 2013

    An Ahmedabadbound SpiceJet flight aborted takeoff at the last moment after a loader jumped off from the luggage section of the plane while it was taxiing on the runway at Dabolim airport in Panaji, police said. Police officials said the incident happened at 4.45 pm. "When the flight was on the...
  • Trains to have Braille stickers for visuallychallenged January 20, 2013

    New Delhi: In a first initiative of its kind, Indian Railways is likely to introduce Braille stickers in trains for visuallychallenged passengers to facilitate their travel. "We are planning to provide Braille stickers inside the coaches for assisting visually impaired passengers," a senior Railway Ministry official said. "We are in...
  • Chennai: Man carrying 3 bullets in bag grounded August 7, 2012

    Chennai: Its not wise to have bullets of any kind if youre taking a flight. For the fourth time in one year, a passenger was hauled up after bullets were found in his baggage. According to the airport police, Monish (24), was scheduled to fly back home to Hyderabad on...
  • Search this: airline loses luggage of 190 passengers February 10, 2010

    New Delhi: As many as 190 passengers of a Jet Konnect flight, the low cost airline, found their luggage misplaced when they landed in Mumbai on Tuesday. Passengers say the airline has failed to fulfill its promise of delivering their luggage by 7 pm on Wednesday. Shrimun Chakraborty, a passenger on...
  • Sridevi ups glam quotient for luggage brand show November 17, 2007

    Mumbai: An Italian luggage brand, Roncato made an entry into India on Friday with much pomp and show. The brand for that matter, made a rather fancy opening by inviting Bollywoods original diva and its very own Chandni, who made a rare appearance in the show. Now if you're at an...
  • Man jailed for stealing women's hair March 4, 2007

    Sydney: An Australian man who worked as a baggage handler for the national airline Qantas was jailed for at least two years on Friday for stealing hair from women's luggage to satisfy a sexual fetish. Rodney Lyle Petersen, 30, pleaded guilty in the Victorian County Court to 50 counts of...