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Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba begins two days of national mourning on Saturday for victims of the crash of a state airways plane that killed all but three of its 110 passengers and crew.

Several feared drowned after boat capsizes in southern India

Several feared drowned after boat capsizes in southern India

Up to 30 people are missing after a boat capsized in India's southern state of Andhra Pradesh, officials and news reports said on Wednesday.

HIA cuts queuing time in passenger transfer areas

HIA cuts queuing time in passenger transfer areas

Qatar’s award-winning airport recently opened two additional transfer points, bringing the total to four separate transfer areas.

Singapore airport may use facial recognition systems to find late passengers

Singapore airport may use facial recognition systems to find late passengers

Ever been delayed on a flight because of straggling fellow passengers?

Rickshaw pullers slowly fade from India's streets

Rickshaw pullers slowly fade from India's streets

Kolkata is one of the last places on earth where pulled rickshaws still feature in daily life, but Mohammad Maqbool Ansari is among a dying breed still eking a living from this back-breaking labour.

More than 50 injured in Austrian train crash

More than 50 injured in Austrian train crash

Fifty-four people were injured on Friday in a train crash at the station in the Austrian city of Salzburg, but there were no serious injuries, Austrian Federal Railways (OeBB) said.

HIA serves nearly 8.72mn passengers in first quarter

HIA serves nearly 8.72mn passengers in first quarter

Qatar’s world-scale airport has also handled 52,250 aircraft movements and 514,299 tonnes of cargo between January and March.

Qatar Airways wins five awards from 'TripAdvisor'

Qatar Airways wins five awards from 'TripAdvisor'

Qatar Airways garnered additional praise from TripAdvisor as it was recognised as a Travelers’ Choice Winner for ‘Airline: Middle East’ and ‘Economy Class: Middle East’.

Air France says 7 days of strikes cost company 170 mn euros

Air France says 7 days of strikes cost company 170 mn euros

Air France said Tuesday that seven day-long strikes since February by workers demanding higher pay are set to cost it 170 million euros ($209 million).

HIA ranked '5th Best Airport in the World'

HIA ranked '5th Best Airport in the World'

Qatar’s state-of-the-art airport also retains its top position as best airport in Middle East for the 4th consecutive year in Skytrax World Airport Awards 2018

Qatar Airways launches club for its youngest passengers

Qatar Airways launches club for its youngest passengers

New flying club for the airline’s youngest passengers is designed to put even more fun into flying for children

Indian airports stretched as passengers reach new heights

Indian airports stretched as passengers reach new heights

India's airports are struggling to cope with a massive surge in passenger numbers and billions of dollars must be spent to boost their capacity, analysts have warned.