Etihad Airways, UAE’s national carrier, has launched daily flights from its hub to Kolkata - the airline’s 11th destination in India on its own, and its 15th destination in combination with network partner Jet Airways.
Dubai-based Emirates airline will add a 13th weekly flight between Kolkata and its home hub in Dubai on March 29, apart from operating a larger aircraft on the route.
The inbound service offers convenient connections with several region
Alpen Capital India has announced the opening of its fourth office in India, in the Eastern Indian city of Kolkata, as part of its expansion plans to tap the vast opportunities that are present in the Eastern Indian market.
Qatar Airways recently launched daily non-stop passenger service from Doha to Kolkata, taking its India flights to 95 per week.
The addition of flights to Kolkata on the Qatar Airways growing global network strengthens the airline's presen
India's Foreign Ministry has said it would help bring about the quick release of an UAE air force plane detained in the city of Kolkata for carrying arms without prior permission.
Indian officials held the plane as it stopped to refuel
Indian authorities continued to question the crew of a UAE Air Force aircraft which was detained at Kolkata airport after arms and ammunition were allegedly found on board the plane on Sunday.
Indian Customs and airport officials interroga
A UAE Air Force plane was detained for hours in India's Kolkata airport for allegedly carrying a large cache of arms and ammunition, a report said.
The plane, bound for Hanyang in China from Abu Dhabi, landed at the NSC Bose Internati
Indian police said on Saturday that they had arrested two men who helped the Mumbai attackers get mobile phone cards they used to stay in touch during the three-day rampage.
Police in the eastern city of Kolkata identified the men as Tausi
Authorities patrolled poultry markets in Kolkata to try to stop bird flu spreading to one of India's largest cities as fears grew the outbreak of the disease in eastern India was out of control.
Bird flu has spread to nine of West Bengal's
The Indian army was called out to quell violent protests in the eastern city of Kolkata on Wednesday as new trouble broke out in a political row over the killing of villagers opposed to surrendering land for industry.
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