UK cops intercept drones ferrying drugs, phones into prison

British police have intercepted two drones carrying drugs and mobile phones into a prison in north London, a Metropolitan Police statement said on Monday. Police said they were appealing for…

British police have intercepted two drones carrying drugs and mobile phones into a prison in north London, a Metropolitan Police statement said on Monday. Police said they were appealing for…

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Indian carries want to avoid dangerous Pakistani airspace

Indian carriers flying to western destinations have sought a  change in their flight path in order to avoid Pakistani airspace

Indian carriers flying to western destinations have sought a  change in their flight path in order to avoid Pakistani airspace

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China to develop next-generation modular design cruise missiles

China plans to develop its next-generation cruise missiles based on a modular design, allowing them to be tailor-made for specific combat situations with a high level of artificial intelligence (AI…

China plans to develop its next-generation cruise missiles based on a modular design, allowing them to be tailor-made for specific combat situations with a high level of artificial intelligence (AI…

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Air passenger traffic extends double-digit growth to 24th month in July 2016

Domestic airlines carried 8.51 million passengers in July, recording more than 26 per cent year-on-year growth in passengers carried, continuing the record double-digit growth for the 24th consecut…

Domestic airlines carried 8.51 million passengers in July, recording more than 26 per cent year-on-year growth in passengers carried, continuing the record double-digit growth for the 24th consecut…

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Airship technology comes back to fore courtesy Airlander 10

At 92 metres long and 43.5 metres wide, this is the world?s largest aircraft, dwarfing heavyweights such as the Airbus A380 ?superjumbo?, but farcheaper cheaper, ]with a catalogue price of ?25 million…

At 92 metres long and 43.5 metres wide, this is the world?s largest aircraft, dwarfing heavyweights such as the Airbus A380 ?superjumbo?, but farcheaper cheaper, ]with a catalogue price of ?25 million…

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Antrx-Devas row: CBI says Devas used false info to sign deal

CBI, in its latest charge sheet, alleges that the deal was bagged on the basis of false claims that Devas has intellectual property rights to a hybrid technology to use S-band spectrum to deliver mult…

CBI, in its latest charge sheet, alleges that the deal was bagged on the basis of false claims that Devas has intellectual property rights to a hybrid technology to use S-band spectrum to deliver mult…

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Cintas to buy smaller rival G&K Services for $2.2 bn

Cintas Corp, a provider of uniforms and related services to a variety of industries, yesterday struck a deal to buy its smaller rival G&K Services Inc, for about $2.2 billion, including debt.

Cintas Corp, a provider of uniforms and related services to a variety of industries, yesterday struck a deal to buy its smaller rival G&K Services Inc, for about $2.2 billion, including debt.

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AirAsia CEO Fernandes looking at China joint venture: CNBC

Tony Fernandes, chief executive officer of no-frills airline AirAsia Group, said his airline is now looking to set up a joint venture in China to tap into the booming travel industry in the world’s…

Tony Fernandes, chief executive officer of no-frills airline AirAsia Group, said his airline is now looking to set up a joint venture in China to tap into the booming travel industry in the world’s…

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Repeat airlines IT outages raise congressional queries

Two US senators yesterday sent letters to 13 major airlines expressing concerns that their information technology systems were vulnerable to outages that could leave thousands of passengers strande…

Two US senators yesterday sent letters to 13 major airlines expressing concerns that their information technology systems were vulnerable to outages that could leave thousands of passengers strande…

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Xylem to buy smart meter maker Sensus USA for $1.7 bn

US water technology company Xylem Inc yesterday struck a deal to buy Sensus USA Inc, a provider of advanced metering technologies to utilities from buyout firm Jordan Company and Goldman Sachs Grou…

US water technology company Xylem Inc yesterday struck a deal to buy Sensus USA Inc, a provider of advanced metering technologies to utilities from buyout firm Jordan Company and Goldman Sachs Grou…

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