airport security

Fury in Vietnam over United passenger dragged from plane

Outrage spread to Vietnam on Wednesday over United Airlines` handling of a passenger dragged from his seat after it emerged that the 69-year-old U.S. doctor was Vietnamese by birth.

Apr 12, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

Terror outfits' new laptop bombs may evade airport security

The IS and al Qaeda terror groups, developing a bomb small enough to fit in a laptop that could get past airport scanners, may have prompted the US and the UK to ban air travellers from eight Muslim-majority nations from carrying large electronic devices onboard, media reports have said.

Apr 01, 2017, 18:13 PM IST

Delhi airport security rated better than London, Dubai: CISF

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The security at Delhi airport was rated better than in prominent airports around the world, including in London and Dubai, Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Directo

Mar 08, 2017, 00:57 AM IST
Stamping of hand baggage at seven airports to continue

Stamping of hand baggage at seven airports to continue

The government on Thursday withdrew its decision to stop the practice of stamping hand baggage tags at major airports after security agencies raised concerns.

Mar 03, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
No more 'tags' on hand baggage at seven airports from today

No more 'tags' on hand baggage at seven airports from today

The seven airports are in the four metro cities of Chennai, New Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata along with airports at Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.

Dec 14, 2016, 20:38 PM IST
Good news for air travellers! No more hand baggage tags at these Indian airports

Good news for air travellers! No more hand baggage tags at these Indian airports

The pilot project will be started at airports in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad and Bengaluru.

Dec 09, 2016, 09:16 AM IST