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  • US: Storms taking toll on families, schools in Northeast 14-02-2014 07:55 AM

    New York: A winter storm that froze the US southeast in its tracks pushed north on Thursday, with driving winds and heavy snow snarling travel and closing many schools from Washington to Connecticut, creating havoc for winter-weary parents. More than 700,000 people, including residents of Georgia and South Carolina hit...
  • Thick fog wraps Delhi, train, flight operations affected 20-01-2014 12:24 PM

    A thick blanket of fog enveloped the national capital on Monday, affecting train and flight operations. The Met office has forecast a cloudy day ahead.The visibility dropped below 50 metres, said an official of the Met Department. However, the minimum temperature was recorded two notches above the season's average at...
  • Delays in project completion hampering growth, says C Rangarajan 10-01-2014 05:15 PM

    Concerned over declining growth rate, Prime Minister's key economic advisor on today called for faster implementation of large projects to spur investments. "Economic growth has in fact declined much more steeply than what is warranted by the decline in investment. This might be because projects have not been completed in...
  • US freeze: Worst is over say experts, temperatures likely to increase 09-01-2014 09:10 AM

    According to forecasters, the worst is over and the temperatures will now gradually increase. In Minnesota, the temperature is now a mere minus 30 degrees as compared to the minus 50 degrees a day earlier. Meteorologist say that the temperatures are expected to rise above zero by the end of...
  • A day after worst fog in 5 years, Delhi wakes up to a clearer morning 07-01-2014 10:17 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi woke up to a clearer day after it witnessed the season's worst fog in 5 years on Monday. Temperature though remain low across north India. Srinagar is below freezing at minus 3 degrees celsius and Delhi at 8 degrees. Fog was reported in some parts of Rajasthan,...
  • Foodie PIA pilot delays flight for sandwiches by two hours 15-12-2013 04:25 PM

    A foodie pilot delayed a New York-bound Pakistan International Airlines' flight by two and a half hours because he wanted to take sandwiches, which were not part of the approved menu, aboard the plane. PIA flight Pk-711, scheduled for New York via Manchester, was ready for departure from Allama Iqbal...
  • Gujarat plant delayed due to slowdown: Maruti Suzuki 27-08-2013 12:23 PM

    The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Tueday said it will miss the target of commissioning its Gujarat plant due to the ongoing slowdown in the Indian automobile market. "It is unlikely that we would be able to commission the Gujarat plant even by the end of FY16....
  • Metro commuters stranded on Dwarka-Noida route due to glitch 16-08-2013 02:18 PM

    Thousands of Metro commuters had a harrowing experience on Friday morning after trains were delayed and many were left stranded at various stations on the Dwarka to Noida city centre route as services were disrupted due to a problem in Over-head Electrification (OHE). "Due to OHE problem between Karol Bagh...
  • Bombay HC gets independence from legal delays, flags off e-courts 15-08-2013 04:30 PM

    Mumbai: This Independence Day, the Bombay High Court is leading the way in freedom from legal delays as it flagged off e-courts that are expected to cut down the massive backlog in cases. By a conservative estimate there are 3 crore cases pending across India. The Bombay High Court is...
  • Bird hit delays Delhi-bound Air India flight at Jaipur airport 07-08-2013 05:32 PM

    An Air India flight from Mumbai to Delhi via Jaipur was delayed by about 20 minutes on Wednesday after a bird hit it during landing at Sanganer Airport in Jaipur, without causing any damage to the aircraft. The plane landed safely on terminal 2 of the airport but its onward...
  • Haryana govt to act against publishers for delaying school textbooks 04-08-2013 04:19 AM

    Haryana Education Department has decided to take stern action against errant publishers for delays in the printing of school textbooks. The state government would also regard the bank guarantees paid by such publishers as forfeit. Disclosing this in Chandigarh on Saturday, state Education Minister Geeta Bhukkal said that the government...
  • Screen size increase to 4.3-inches may delay Apple iPhone 5S launch 17-07-2013 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: While earlier reports have suggested that Apple may launch the next-gen iPhone, unofficially dubbed the iPhone 5S, sometime in September or October, but a Bloomberg report says it is unlikely as Apple may delay the introduction of the new iPhone, and push the launch date to the end...
  • Torrential rains prompt flood warnings in US Midwest 27-06-2013 07:04 AM

    Chicago: Torrential rains slammed Illinois and other Midwest states on Wednesday, triggering flash flood warnings and causing flight cancellations, commuter train delays and road closings. Up to 5 inches (12.7 cm) of rain fell in some places and the National Weather Service warned residents in the region to brace for...
  • SC questions states on delay in pan masala ban 04-04-2013 03:48 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed 23 states and five union territories to file status report on the implementation of the notification issued by them banning the sale of gutka and pan masala containing tobacco or nicotine. The apex court bench of Justice GS Singhvi an Justice Kurien...
  • Chennai: Passengers stranded at airport for 4 hours 10-11-2012 12:31 PM

    Chennai: Over 100 Kuala Lumpur-bound passengers were stranded at the airport here for over four hours due to a delay in the arrival of the Air Asia flight from Malaysia, airport sources said on Saturday. The flight was to have left at around 8 15 AM on Saturday, but there...
  • Hurricane Sandy: Two Air India flights delayed 29-10-2012 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: Air India on Monday said its Mumbai-Newark and Delhi-New York flights have been "indefinitely delayed" due to Hurricane Sandy which is set to hit the East Coast of the United States. An Air India spokesperson said AI 191 Mumbai-Newark and AI 101 Delhi-New York have been indefinitely delayed...
  • Fog hits flight operations at IGI airport 30-12-2011 09:49 AM

    New Delhi: Flight operations came to a standstill in New Delhi early morning on Friday as a thick fog enveloped the national capital. More than 40 domestic and international flights have been delayed, while nine arriving and departing flights were cancelled. Trains haven't been spared either. Nearly 16 are reportedly...
  • President's flight delayed due to technical snag 30-11-2011 12:23 PM

    President's flight delayed due to technical snag Kolkata: A technical problem detected in the special aircraft of President Pratibha Patil as the IAF Boeing 737 was being readied for takeoff on Wednesday from the NSC Bose International airport in Kolkata delayed her departure to Pune. Airport sources said the pilot...
  • 40-min delay in flight landing upsets Mamata 22-09-2011 07:51 AM

    Kolkata: A Jet Airways plane carrying Mamata Banerjee hovered in the sky for about 40 minutes before touching ground due to emergency landing of an aircraft at the NSC Bose international airport on Wednesday that apparently left the West Bengal chief minister unamused. Expressing displeasure at the delay of her...
  • Customs blames Air India for flight delays 17-09-2011 05:55 PM

    Kochi: Customs on Saturday alleged that "flight delays and difficulties" faced by international passengers of Air India flights last week at Cochin International Airport was due to the non-observance by Air India of Customs Rules and Procedures that gained importance in light of global terrorist activities. In a statement, Customs...
  • Railways cancels about 10 trains 14-09-2011 12:18 PM

    Chennai: The Southern Railway has temporarily cancelled about 10 trains passing through Arakkonam-Katpadi section following last night's train mishap at Sitheri near Arakkonam. According to a statement by Southern Railway on Wednesday, the cancelled trains were Chennai Central-Bangalore Mail, Chennai Central-Erode Yercaud express, Chennai Central-Coimbatore Kovai Express, Coimbatore-Chennai Central Kovai...
  • ATC failure delays flights at Mumbai airport 03-07-2011 11:59 AM

    Mumbai: Around 30 flights at the Mumbai airport were cancelled early Thursday morning as the new Air Traffic Control software undergoing test run failed, airport officials said. The Auto Track-III software, the new upgraded software supplied by the US Defence contractor Raytheon failed between 3.15 am and 4.55 am, forcing...
  • Mumbai's monsoon woes begin, trains delayed 11-06-2011 02:48 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy rains lashed Mumbai on Saturday morning resulting in water logging and flooding in the low lying areas of the city. Heavy rains continued to lash the city for the third consecutive day on Saturday, causing water logging in several parts of the metropolis. The city has received...
  • Metro delay costs Bangalore Rs 50 lakh per day 27-05-2011 11:11 AM

    Bangalore: It was supposed to ease Bangalore's traffic woes, but the city's metro project called 'Namma Metro' has already missed three deadlines. The delays have now become so serious that it's estimated that Rs 50 lakh of tax payers' money is being wasted every day. Industry experts say the figure...
  • Students, parents angry over AIEEE exam delay 01-05-2011 01:27 PM

    The exam schedule has been delayed due to leak out of entrance exam question paper. ...
  • Delhi: fog disrupts flight operations at IGI 08-02-2011 08:58 AM

    New Delhi: Dense fog once again returned to disrupt flight operations at the IGI airport where around 20 flights were rescheduled on Tuesday morning. Most of the flights scheduled to depart early in the morning were delayed by over two hours after the runway visibility dropped to around 100 metres,...