Civil Aviation Ministry clears plan for second airport in NCR

Civil Aviation Ministry on Thursday cleared a proposal for setting up a second airport in the National Capital Region.

Delhi government cracks down on polluting hotels

The Delhi government on Friday cracked down on 77 hotels for violating pollution norms in the national capital, sending closure notice to all of them.

Radioactive nuclear medicine leak detected at Delhi's IGI Airport

A radioactive leak was detected in the cargo area of the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI) on Friday morning.

No radioactive leak at IGI airport, say AERB and Delhi govt
No radioactive leak at IGI airport, say AERB and Delhi govt

The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) on Friday assured that there was no radioactive substance leak at Delhi Airport, which led to panic at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here early this morning.

Indira Gandhi International adjudged world's best airport

The capital`s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has been adjudged the world`s best airport for the year 2014, under the category of handling 25 to 40 million passengers per annum, officials said on Saturday.

Rail tickets at Delhi airport for Nepal evacuees

Indian Railways has opened reservation counters at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) to provide immediate rail tickets to people evacuated to Delhi from quake-hit to help them undertake their onward journeys in a smooth manner.

South African woman held at IGIA for concealing drugs in cricket gear

A 22-year-old South African woman was held at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here for allegedly trying to smuggle out Rs 1.18 crore worth narcotic drugs, neatly concealed inside cricket gear and shoes.

Airport official arrested for sexually harassing passenger

An immigration officer, who had sexually harassed a woman passenger verbally at Indira Gandhi International Airport here on March 18, was arrested on Wednesday evening, police said on Thursday.

Electronic goods worth Rs 25 crore looted in Delhi

An unidentified gang of miscreants allegedly drove off with a truck carrying electronic goods worth Rs 25 crore in southeast Delhi's Kalindi Kunj area, police said.

Woman lodges police complaint against Delhi immigration official

A woman resident of the city on Saturday filed a complaint with Delhi police against an immigration officer who allegedly verbally sexually harassed her at Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital.

No truth in reports claiming hijack scare on Air India flight: Govt

Air India and aviation authorities on Saturday termed as false claims of a security scare onboard a recent Delhi-bound Air India flight from London.

Baggage theft cases in airports rise sharply: Govt

The number cases of baggage theft across the airports in the country rose by 67 percent last year with 114 cases being reported during the period as compared to 2013, government said on Monday.

Oman Air flight suffers tyre burst, passengers safe

An Oman Air flight from Muscat, carrying 150 passengers, suffered a tyre burst at landing at the international airport here on Thursday.

About 300 Air India passengers face harrowing time at Delhi airport

Around 300 passengers of AI 317 flight had a harrowing experience on Sunday night when the Air India flight from Delhi to Mumbai was cancelled.

US President Barack Obama arrives in India today amid unprecedented security
US President Barack Obama arrives in India today amid unprecedented security

President of the United States, Barack Obama, arrives in India on Sunday morning for a three-day state visit. His aircraft, Air Force One, will land at the Air Force Station at Palam here at about 10:00 am.

Dense fog envelops Delhi; air, rail and road traffic disrupted
Dense fog envelops Delhi; air, rail and road traffic disrupted

It was another chilly morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 8.2 degrees Celsius and dense fog delaying 30 flights and 87 trains.

Dense fog disrupts trains, traffic in Delhi

A blanket of thick fog engulfed the national capital on Tuesday morning, affecting the movement of trains and vehicles as the visibility dropped to 50 metres at 8.30 am.

Dense fog engulfs capital; several flights, trains delayed
Dense fog engulfs capital; several flights, trains delayed

The national capital was engulfed by dense fog on Tuesday morning, delaying flights and disrupting rail traffic.

Loader molests passenger at Delhi airport

 A 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here was arrested for molesting a woman, police said Friday.

30-year-old man held for allegedly molesting woman at IGI Airport

In yet another incident of crime against women, Delhi Police arrested a 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for allegedly molesting a female, police said on Friday.