British Airways

  • British Airways to pay Rs 5 lakh for not helping stranded fliers 02-02-2014 03:15 PM

    New Delhi: British Airways has been directed by a consumer forum to pay Rs 2.5 lakh each to two doctors for leaving them to "fend for themselves" after their flight from London to Delhi was cancelled due to a snowstorm. The Delhi State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission said the airline...
  • British Airways announces 4-day discount offer for business class 13-08-2013 09:12 PM

    British Airways on Tuesday announced a four-day special offer of 15 per cent discount on its business class tickets to London and North America from across its destinations from the country to celebrate the 67th Independence Day. The offer available only on the first and club world cabins, starts from...
  • Drunk Sri Lankan cricketer tries to open aircraft door midair 02-07-2013 10:03 AM

    A member of the Sri Lankan cricket team tried to open the cabin door on the British Airways flight from St Lucia to Gatwick while the plane was at 35,000ft, as reported by the Dailymail. As per the report in the leading daily, the unnamed drunk Sri Lanka A cricketer...
  • British Airways told to pay Rs 90,000 for losing luggage 15-04-2013 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: British Airways has been asked to pay Rs 90,000 as compensation to a passenger for losing his luggage in transit from Delhi to Milan. The South West District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum noted that due to loss of baggage, the man had to purchase at huge cost articles...
  • BA crew penalised for smuggling tobacco 27-12-2010 01:11 PM

    London: A British Airways' cabin crew member has received a 120-hour community punishment order after using his position to illegally import tobacco into the UK through Heathrow Airport. The potential revenue loss on the smuggled tobacco is estimated at around 18,000 pounds. Christakis Lambrou, a British national, was stopped by...
  • 'We're about to crash,' passengers told in error 27-08-2010 05:29 PM

    London: British Airways apologised to passengers after an emergency message warned them that they were about to crash into the sea, was played by mistake. About 275 passengers were on the London Heathrow to Hong Kong flight on Tuesday evening when the automated message went out. The plane was flying...
  • British Airways strike to cost in millions 23-03-2010 11:53 AM

    This is one of the most serious disputes in UK. ...
  • British Airways slashes fares by 50 pc 11-03-2009 04:08 PM

    London has emerged as the hottest holiday destination. ...
  • Naomi apologises for assault, but still mad at airline 22-06-2008 04:45 PM

    London: Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee said Andrew Strauss had left a "huge void" in the England team following his retirement from all cricket. England's then Test captain bowed out on Wednesday, citing declining form as his main reason for calling time in his career. But 35-year-old opening batsman...
  • Naomi Campbell barred from flying British Airways 08-04-2008 06:12 PM

    Sydney: Among the flag-waving, drum-beating lovers of Indian cricket at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Anurag Verma is trying to remain positive despite his team's seemingly hopeless position against Australia. We know the match is gone but we're just enjoying ourselves, says Verma, who came straight from the airport from a...
  • Indian jailed in NY for groping 31-05-2007 02:29 AM

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  • Sheikh Hasina sues British Airways 06-05-2007 08:12 PM

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  • Sleepy pilot refuses to fly BA flight 15-04-2007 02:50 PM

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  • India-US and back at Rs 36,000 30-03-2007 11:56 PM

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