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Qatar Airways flight skids on wet Kochi runway, says airline

Qatar Airways flight skids on wet Kochi runway, says airline

Qatar Airways Friday said its flight QR516, travelling from Doha to Kochi, India, skidded during “landing roll” due to heavy rain and water on the runway at the Kochi airport, damaging a few runway lights.

IndiGo opens booking for Kochi, Hyderabad

IndiGo opens booking for Kochi, Hyderabad

Low-cost Indian airline IndiGo has opened bookings for non-stop services from Doha to two new destinations in India - Kochi and Hyderabad - from December 21, according to information available on the carrier's website.

Jet Airways launches promo for south Indian sectors

Jet Airways launches promo for south Indian sectors

The promo offers 40kg baggage allowance, with one-way fare from QR459 onwards and a return fare from QR949 onwards.

Former Indian ambassador to Qatar George Joseph dies

Former Indian ambassador to Qatar George Joseph dies

Dr George Joseph, former Indian ambassador to Qatar, died on Thursday in a hospital in Kochi, Kerala after a brief illness. He was 66.

National Day celebrations: QRC to provide medical coverage

National Day celebrations: QRC to provide medical coverage

Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) is allocating an ambulance and a medical team for the events being held at the Darb Al Saai grounds over two weeks to celebrate Qatar National Day.