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Kolkata Airport

DGCA imposes fine of Rs 20 lakh on Kolkata Airport over poor runway maintenance

The Regulatory has issued a show-cause notice to the airport in case of serious violation of security rules at the airport

23 Jan 2022 1:56 PM

Passengers at Kolkata airport to be subjected to standard operating procedure

State health authorities issue protocol to streamline screening and quarantine referrals

16 Mar 2020 5:26 PM

Operations at Kolkata airport suspended for 12 hours due to cyclone 'Bulbul'

The severe cyclone is expected to make a landfall on the West Bengal coast this evening.

09 Nov 2019 4:32 PM

Mamata Banerjee runs into PM Modi's wife, gifts her sari before boarding flight to meet him

Jashodaben was leaving the city after a two-day visit to Dhanbad in neighbouring Jharkhand.

18 Sep 2019 8:24 AM

Jet Airways flier talks about ‘blowing up plane’, detained at Kolkata airport

The passenger, Poddar was detained by the CISF and handed over to police for questioning.

26 Nov 2018 11:49 AM


Water tanker hits Qatar Airways plane at Kolkata airport, none hurt

The aircraft that took the hit has been taken away for repairs soon after the incident.

01 Nov 2018 1:01 PM

Passenger held at Kolkata airport with 1,865 pieces of psychotropic drug

The passenger was travelling to Doha and was arrested on Tuesday for carrying 1,865 tablets of amphetamine.

06 Jun 2018 11:15 AM

Flight from Singapore makes emergency landing in Kolkata

The aircraft made an emergency landing as some technical glitch was reported in landing gear.

06 May 2018 12:34 PM

Duo tries smuggling out foreign currency in rectum, held at Kolkata airport

The duo were slated to travel to Bangkok by an Indigo flight carrying the illegally acquired foreign currency.

25 Mar 2018 11:28 AM

Close shave for Amitabh Bachchan, govt sends notice to car agency

The government has sought an explanation from the agency, the official said, adding that it had been paid a “huge amount” for transporting the actor.

17 Nov 2017 2:41 AM


App to track Kolkata’s monsoon

The KMC has also started installing rain gauge machines at pumping stations across the city.

05 Jun 2017 4:53 AM