Iraq Denies Reports of Rocket Attack on the Baghdad International Airport

“We are aware of reports of a rocket landing in the International Zone. Iraqi security services are leading the investigation”, a US State Department spokesperson told Sputnik. The American Patriot air defence system was earlier tested by US forces in Baghdad’s “green zone” which hosts the country’s governmental buildings and international embassies, including the American […]

Baghdad International Airport Targeted After Rocket Attack on US Embassy – Reports

“We are aware of reports of a rocket landing in the International Zone. Iraqi security services are leading the investigation. The threat from rocket attacks is a danger not only to us but to the Government of Iraq, neighboring diplomatic missions, and residents of the former International Zone and surrounding areas,” the spokesperson said. The […]

ED files money laundering case against GVK group, MIAL in Mumbai airport scam case

The CBI case pertains to the alleged siphoning off ₹ 705 crore from the funds of the Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL), a joint venture under public-private partnership (PPP) between the GVK Airport Holdings Limited and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) besides other investors, by showing inflated expenditure, under-reporting of revenues, fudging of records […]

Mumbai airport development scam: ED registers money laundering case

MUMBAI: Days after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) booked the promoters of Hyderabad-based leading infrastructure conglomerate, the GVK group and the Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL) for criminal conspiracy, cheating and fraud resulting in alleged losses to the state exchequer, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case in the said matter, […]

4 garment manufacturing units allotted land along Yamuna Expressway near Jewar Airport

Four garment manufacturing units were on July 7 allotted land along the Yamuna Expressway in Gautam Buddh Nagar, a move that is expected to pump investments worth Rs 17.52 crore and create 1,573 jobs in the region, officials said. The allotted pieces of land are in Sector 29 and managed by the Yamuna Expressway Industrial […]

DELTA Flight Diverted To JFK Airport After Nose Caved In From Mysterious Impact

“Delta flight 1076 operating from West Palm Beach to New York-LaGuardia diverted to New York-JFK out of an abundance of caution following a mechanical issue. The flight landed safely and without incident and maintenance is evaluating the aircraft,” Delta said in a statement.

Seaport-Airport Road extension may take up to four years

Roads and Bridges Development Corporation of Kerala Limited (RBDCK) has set a year’s deadline to acquire land on the 6.50-km Naval Armament Depot (NAD)-Mahilalayam stretch of the Seaport-Airport Road and another one-and-a-half years to hew out a four-lane road there as part of works to establish airport connectivity for the Seaport-Airport corridor.

Mira Bhayandar: 13 hotels where you can stay during quarantine; Rs 2,500 per day for food and accommodation

As the number of Covid-19 cases continues to rise in Mira Bhayandar with several hundreds adding up to the list of quarantine during contact tracing, the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has allowed 13 hotels in the area to be used as quarantine centres for these ‘suspect’ cases. The suspect cases are the high-risk individuals […]

Trump administration’s planned purge of international students serves a cruel purpose

Institutions of higher learning have an obligation to educate their students, and an obligation to keep them — along with their faculty and staff — safe. That means many are making the difficult and imperfect choice to put health first, and convene classes and lectures online. No, it’s not ideal for everyone. But it’s a […]

Kilpauk Medical College alumni turn mentors to interns who are on COVID-19 duty

It was traumatising for S.P. Sakthivignesh to work in the ICU ward. “The patient’s attendant would be waiting outside and we were helpless. I am used to it now. I spoke to my mentor twice. My parents were worried about my safety,” he said. His father is a lab technician and mother a school teacher.