Customs officials seized Gold worth Rs.1.59 crore in separate incidents at MIA

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized gold weighing 3124.540 grams from five passengers who arrived from Dubai. All the detained passengers were men and the seized gold valued at Rs 1,59,66,883. They had concealed the gold in various ways. If one passenger had concealed the gold inside his jeans in […]

Rs 41.33 lakh worth gold sized at Mangaluru International Airport

Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Customs officers at Mangaluru International Airport arrested a person and sized smuggling gold on Thursday September 16, The passenger, Jafar Kallingal (29) arrived by Air India Express Flight IX384 from Dubai. The gold was being smuggled by way of concealment in the rectum of the passenger. The officers seized gold totally weighing 854 grams […]

A chartered flight to arrive from Dubai to Mangaluru on June 1

Saturday, May 30th, 2020

Mangaluru : The first chartered flight from Dubai is ready to depart from Ras Al Khaimah Airport to Mangalore, on June 1 The SpiceJet flight, chartered by Praveen Shetty, chairman of the Fortune Group of Hotels and president of the Karnataka non-Resident Indian Forum (KNRI), will repatriate 105 staff members of the hotel group, who have […]

Second special flight from Dubai arrives at Mangalore Airport

Monday, May 18th, 2020
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Mangaluru : After lockdown the second special flight to Mangaluru from United Arab Emirates (Dubai) landed at Mangaluru International Airport with 178 passengers on Monday, May 18 at 7.45 pm. Air India flight with 99 male, 67 female, 11 children and one infant, landed at the airport. Money transfer, SIM distribution, ration kit distribution and food […]

The first special flight from Dubai landed at Mangaluru International Airport on May12

Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Mangaluru : After lock down the Air India’s first special flight from Dubai landed at Mangaluru International Airport with 176 passengers on Tuesday, May 12. As many as 176 passengers – 88 male, 84 female, five children and two infants in all which included 38 pregnant women and 12 medical emergency cases, landed at the […]

Novak Djokovic bamboozles Karen Khachanov with drop shots in Dubai

Friday, February 28th, 2020

Dubai : Novak Djokovic used a dizzying array of drop shots to make short work of Karen Khachanov at the Dubai Open on Thursday, reaching the semi-finals with a dominant 6-2 6-2 win over the Russian seventh seed. The victory extended the Serbian world number one’s unbeaten start to the season to 16 matches and […]

A youth from Dubai robbed near Padavinangady

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

Mangaluru: A passange from Dubai on his way to Kumble from Mangaluru International Airport was waylaid and robbed of his belongings near Padavinangady here on Friday, November 22. The victim had arrived from Dubai at around 6.30 pm on Friday and had taken a car to proceed towards Kumble. A gang that was following the […]

Mangaluru : Air India Express flights Travel delayed

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Mangaluru : Air India Express flights arriving at the International airport in the city are delayed due to the late arrival of the incoming flights. Some departure timings of the flights are also affected as a result. This information was given by the airport manager. According to the revised itinerary, the flights will arrive or […]

Shirva native found dead hanging in his room in Dubai

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Udupi: A Shirva native was found dead hanging in his room in Dubai here on Wednesday, October 24. The deceased, identified as Vincent Mendonca was employed in a technical service company in Dubai. The reason for taking the extreme step is not yet known. The case is being investigated by the Dubai police.

649 Metric tons of export… Mangaluru Airport record!

Friday, July 13th, 2018

Mangaluru: June month was a very good month for the export division of the Mangaluru International Airport (MIA). This is so because, in June, 649.54 metric tons (MT) of vegetables, fruits and automobile spare parts have been exported from here thereby creating a new record in itself. Most of the produce has been exported to […]