'Active monitoring' for travelers from West Africa to US: CDC

People entering the United States from the Ebola-hit nations of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone will undergo "active monitoring" for signs of the deadly virus for 21 days, health authorities said today.

Pakistan sets up Ebola screening facility at airport

 Pakistan has set up a special counter at the international airport in the capital Islamabad to screen passengers for the deadly Ebola virus, media reported today.

Stepped up Ebola screening starts at 4 US airports

Officials at airports in four American cities are scheduled to start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening programme.

Britain to conduct Ebola screening among travelers

 Britain will conduct enhanced screening for Ebola among people traveling from countries affected by the disease, Downing Street announced Thursday.

Tougher screening at US airports for people from Ebola areas

 Travellers from dangerous Ebola-hit countries in Africa would face a tougher screening process at the five busiest US airports, federal authorities today said here.

Ensure Ebola detection equipment at airports are working: HC to Centre

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to file an 'action taken report' on October 14 with regard to providing equipment at Nagpur and Pune airports to screen passengers arriving from African countries to detect possible Ebola virus infection.

Ensure Ebola detection equipment at airports are working: Bombay HC to Centre

The Bombay High Court Tuesday asked the Centre to file an 'action taken report' on October 14 with regard to providing equipment at Nagpur and Pune airports to screen passengers arriving from African countries to detect possible Ebola virus infection.

Airports will soon look cleaner: Civil Aviation Secretary

New Delhi: Airports across the country will soon witness a visible difference on the cleanliness front, Union Civil Aviation Secretary V Somasundaran today said.

Airports across the country begin cleanliness drive

 Airports across the country have begun a cleanliness drive as part of the government's 'Clean India' campaign, with Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today saying this campaign should be continued and not taken as tokenism.

Ebola: Bombay HC asks Centre to keep scanners at Pune, Nagpur airports

Unhappy with the Centre's stand that it does not have 'thermal image scanners' to be installed at Pune and Nagpur airports to detect Ebola virus in people coming from African countries, the Bombay High Court on Thursday directed that such equipment be provided there immediately.

Provide Ebola detection facilities at Pune, Nagpur airports: HC

The Bombay High Court today directed Maharashtra Government to provide medical screening facilities at Pune and Nagpur airports to detect Ebola virus among passengers arriving from affected countries, on the lines of existing amenities at Mumbai and Delhi airports.

Over 1,000 Indians being tracked for Ebola

A total of 1,011 Indians, who have returned from Ebola-affected areas, are being tracked for the virus, the heath ministry Sunday said.

SC notice to Centre on PIL for precautions against Ebola

 The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre on a PIL seeking immediate steps for proper screening of international flyers coming to India from Ebola virus-affected countries to prevent the deadly virus from spreading.

Ebola scare: 6 Indians from Liberia isolated at Delhi airport

The Delhi and Mumbai international airports have been put on alert as 112 Indian passengers are arriving from the Ebola-hit African nation Liberia from different flights on Tuesday.

Hyderabad will need of two more airports in future: KCR

Hyderabad will require at least two more airports in the near future as the city`s population is expected to touch three crore with the development of the Information Technology Investment Region, according to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Hyderabad needs two more airports, says KCR

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao Monday said Hyderabad need two more airports in the near future as the city`s population was expected to triple to three crore with the development of proposed Information Technology and Investment Region (ITIR).

UK airports on terror alert over US `stealth bomb` fears

Security has been tightened across all UK airports over US intelligence reports pointing towards a "credible threat" to trans-Atlantic flights being targeted with a new generation "stealth bomb".

Civil Aviation Minister meets PM Modi, briefs him about sector`s problem

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on crucial issues facing the aviation sector like building of airports at non-metro cities.

FIR against Taliban for Karachi airport raid, Pakistan Army to target militant hideouts

In the aftermath of the deadly Taliban attack on Karachi`s biggest international airport, Pakistan Police on Wednesday registered a First Information Report (FIR) against the banned terror outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban.

Taliban attack near Karachi airport: As it happened on Tuesday

Just a day after the Taliban staged a deadly raid on Jinnah international Airport in Karachi, terrorists on Tuesday attacked Airport Security Force (ASF) camp located nearby.