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Chennai airport

Cracking the whip on perverts

The Crime against Women and Children wing headed by Deputy Commissioner, the no-nonsense H. Jayalakshmi, nabbed him at the airport.

24 Jan 2020 1:00 AM

Kuwait-bound IndiGo flight returns to Chennai after mid-air false alarm

Just 15 minutes after the departure, the pilots observed a fire alarm and immediately relayed the emergency code.

01 Nov 2019 7:44 PM

19-year-old Chinese uses fake ticket to see off girlfriend, held at Chennai airport

The foreigner reportedly told the personnel he had 'cancelled' his trip but the officials checked his ticket and found it to be fake.

19 Jun 2019 5:15 PM

Singapore bound Scoot Airways flight makes emergency landing at Chennai airport

The pilot detected smoke in aircraft cargo in early hours of Monday after which emergency landing was made.

20 May 2019 11:02 AM

Gold worth Rs 6.24 crore seized on tip-off at Chennai airport; 6 held

The gold was concealed in domestic appliances and gadgets by passengers.

22 Feb 2019 5:40 PM


IndiGo bus with 50 on board catches fire at Chennai airport

No one was injured as the blaze was put out immediately by Fire and Rescue Services personnel, officials said.

21 Sep 2018 10:18 AM

Tyre of New Delhi-bound SpiceJet plane bursts at Chennai airport

Of the 189 passengers, only two were children, an airport official said. None of the passengers was inj-ured in the incident.

09 Feb 2018 6:27 AM

28-year-old techie falls to death at Chennai airport

According to police, Chaitanya’s pant pocket contained an I-phone that was damaged in the fall.

30 Jan 2018 1:22 AM

32-yr-old techie dies after falling off Chennai airport flyover

Chaitanya Vuyuru employed at an IT company in Bengaluru died after falling off from a bridge at Chennai airport around 6:30 am on Monday.

29 Jan 2018 2:19 PM

Bhogi celebrations smoke hits flight, rail services in Chennai

Suburban rail services were delayed by about half an hour but resumed normal operations by around 9 am, they added.

13 Jan 2018 1:51 PM


Hijack threat: Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad airports on alert

A meeting of all stakeholders at these airports was subsequently convened and the input was declared specific and actionable.

16 Apr 2017 12:20 PM