Disruption

  • Dense fog disrupts flight schedule in Delhi 24-02-2014 11:25 AM

    Operations at the IGI Airport in New Delhi virtually came to a standstill on Monday after the visibility dropped due to dense fog, disrupting the schedule of over 50 domestic and international flights A Jet Airways flight from Dammam to Delhi was diverted to Jaipur due to poor visibility at...
  • Train, flight service disrupted as thick fog engulfs Delhi 30-01-2014 12:08 PM

    Dense fog returned to the national capital on Thursday affecting flight and train operations. The visibility early in the morning dropped to below 50 metres. The Met Office has forecast fog will start clearing as the day progresses. "Due to the dense fog in Delhi, all flights from Mumbai have...
  • YSR Congress disrupts Assembly, demand voting on AP Reorganisation Bill 17-01-2014 12:07 PM

    The YSR Congress continued to disrupt proceedings in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Friday, demanding that voting be conducted on the draft AP Reorganisation Bill-2013 ahead of the debate on it. The House had to be adjourned for half-an-hour as soon as it resumed on Friday after a week-long...
  • Fog disrupts normal life, Amritsar coldest at 0.4 degree Celsius 12-01-2014 02:27 PM

    A thick blanket of fog disrupted normal life at many places as there was no let up in the cold wave conditions sweeping most parts of Punjab and Haryana for the past several days, with Amritsar again reeling under severe chill at 0.4 degrees Celsius. A MeT official said in...
  • Delhi: Blue line metro service disrupted, commuters stranded 09-12-2013 04:46 PM

    Traffic on snag-prone Dwarka to Noida City Centre line of Delhi Metro was disrupted on Monday due to signal problem, delaying scores of commuters. "Due to track circuit (signalling) problem, between Mandi House and Pragati Maidan section, trains on Line 3/4 are running with a restricted speed of 25 kmph...
  • Facebook Timeline and Pages inaccessible, complain users 08-11-2013 10:24 PM

    New Delhi: There appears to be a service disruption at Facebook as users from around the world are reporting that they cannot access their Timelines. But the issue seems to have partial impact that many other users say that they are able to access Facebook as usual. This Facebook disruption...
  • Gujarat floods: 40,000 people evacuated, Vishwamitri river flows above danger mark 25-09-2013 01:31 PM

    Ahmedabad: There are fear of flash floods in Gujarat as the Vishwamitri river has been flowing above danger mark. Several areas have been waterlogged following heavy overnight rain as well. As a precuationary measure, more than 40,000 people have been evacuated to safety in South Gujarat, 23,000 in Vadodara, 13,500...
  • Angry PM attacks BJP for disrupting parliament 30-08-2013 05:57 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday took on the BJP, saying it should allow parliament to function if it was worried about the country's economy, leading to a verbal duel with the main opposition party in the Rajya Sabha. In an unusually combative mood, the prime minister, who has often...
  • AP Assembly: 22 MLAs suspended for disrupting proceedings 17-06-2013 02:36 PM

    Hyderabad: Twenty two legislators belonging to TRS and BJP along with two Independent MLAs associated with them were on Monday suspended from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly for two days for constantly disrupting proceedings of the House on Telangana statehood issue. Of the total suspended members, 17 belonged to Telangana Rashtra...
  • Gmail service suffers temporary disruption; shows Error 502 02-05-2013 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Gmail was unavailable to a spate of users. The service is back to normal now, but it was inaccessible to users for around 30 minutes. Hit by a temporary outage, the website showed the Error 502 message. While trying to sign in to Gmail, the website said, "502....
  • No extension of digitisation deadline: Manish Tewari 04-04-2013 01:05 AM

    New Delhi: The government will not extend the deadline for the second phase of digitisation of TV set-top boxes, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said on Wednesday. "We are not going to relax the deadline. We want digitisation to go through," Tewari told reporters. He added that transition from...
  • BJP answerable if sexual crime ordinance not passed due to disruptions in Parliament: RPN Singh 20-02-2013 09:57 AM

    With the Budget Session of Parliament beginning Thursday, the Opposition is all set to take on the government on various issues. ...
  • Google's GMail, Drive services go down 11-12-2012 06:04 AM

    San Francisco: Several Google Web products, including the popular GMail service, appeared to go dark for users on several continents on Monday. Google confirmed that "service disruptions" had affected GMail and Google Drive, its online storage service. The two products are part of Google's Apps suite, a Microsoft Office rival...
  • Dense fog engulfs IGI airport; 75 flights delayed 23-12-2011 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: Dense fog enveloped the IGI Airport on Friday morning, leading to diversion of four flights and delaying 75 others. Two Jet Airway flights from Doha and Abu Dhabi and one Kingfisher flight from Dubai were diverted to Jaipur while one cargo flight from Chennai was diverted to Ahmedabad,...
  • 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,...
  • Worldwide flight disruptions caused by volcanic ash over Europe

    Today at 10 pm on Face The Nation, Sagarika Ghose speaks to a panel of experts on the worldwide flight disruptions caused by volcanic ash...
  • Ash over Europe hits Indian flights 16-04-2010 09:29 PM

    About 30 flights to Europe were grounded after the airspace over Europe was affected by volcanic ash. ...
  • Capital fogged out again 24-01-2010 10:11 AM

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  • Train, bus services affected by Gujjar agitation 26-05-2008 01:31 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has said its sacked coach and former Australian cricketer Geoff Marsh had sent a letter of demand over his dismissal five months ago. Sri Lanka Cricket president Upali Dharmadasa confirmed on Wednesday that Marsh had sent a letter of demand, but declined to discuss further...
  • UP CM cornered, SP stalls House 02-03-2007 12:06 PM

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