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Uzbek national arrested at IGI airport for carrying 14 parrots illegally

The Uzbek national is arrested on grounds of violating Customs law as well as policy provisions read with Wildlife Protection Act.

Oct 15, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

Two passengers apprehended at Delhi airport for carrying 43 kg red sandalwood

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) nabbed two persons who were allegedly trying to smuggle around 43 kg of red sandalwood on the basis of profiling at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Oct 13, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

Gold worth Rs 29.03 lakh seized from passenger travelling from Doha

The traveller was nabbed by a custom officer, who recovered 840 grams of gold in paste from the accused. He had hid the gold in his underwear.

Oct 11, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Passenger carrying 49 kg peacock feathers nabbed at Delhi airport

A passenger, carrying peacock feathers weighing around 49 kg was apprehended at Terminal-3 of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Wednesday evening.

Sep 26, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

Sikh community members meet PM Narendra Modi in Houston, demand to change name of Delhi airport

Submitting the memorandum, the Sikh community urged PM Modi to the issues of 1984 Sikh genocide, in which thousands of Sikhs were killed across the country after the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

Sep 22, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

NCB busts international drug cartel, six arrested for smuggling heroin worth Rs 30 crore

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has busted an international drug syndicate and arrested six Afghan-Nigerian nationals who were trying to smuggle heroin worth Rs 30 crore at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Sep 14, 2019, 07:46 AM IST

Afghan national smuggles 2 kg gold worth Rs 76 lakh in shoes, held at Delhi airport

An Afghan national was held at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport for allegedly smuggling two gold biscuits weighing one kg each inside the sole of his shoes. The passenger was arrested at Terminal 3 of the airport after he arrived from Afghanistan's Kabul.

Sep 12, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Air India launching Namaskar Sewa at Delhi airport, offer business-class style services to passengers

The meet and greet service will be launched keeping in mind senior citizen, passengers travelling with children or those passengers who are carrying heavy luggage along with them.

Sep 06, 2019, 15:02 PM IST

IndiGo plane makes emergency landing after smoke in cockpit

According to the airline company, the engineering team responsible for the inspection found that while the engine functionalities and parameters were fine, the exhaust fan of the air conditioning system was found faulty.

Aug 27, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

South African woman with heroin worth Rs 20 crore nabbed at Delhi airport T3

The woman with South African passport was travelling from South Africa to Terminal 3 of IGI airport in New Delhi, via Qatar.

Aug 19, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

'Desperate' husband behind hoax call at Delhi, Chennai airports; called his wife a 'fidayeen'

Seeing his wife leave India, the man call Delhi Airport, claiming that she is 'fidayeen' and is set to blow off the plane. 


Aug 17, 2019, 11:42 AM IST

Travelling without check-in baggage? New exclusive corridor access awaits you at IGI airport’s T2

On its official page on social networking site Facebook, the Delhi Airport released a video introducing and describing the facility launched at Terminal 2.

Aug 17, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Hoax bomb call affects operations at Delhi's T2 airport

The caller was identified by security officials who would go on to claim innocence. A search operation for anything suspicious was still launched as a precautionary measure.

Aug 12, 2019, 23:37 PM IST

Delhi airport gets future ready, likely to handle 100 million passengers by 2022

As per the proposed plan, the entire Terminal 1 apron will be expanded and a fourth runway will be constructed.

Aug 06, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Delhi airport starts next round of expansion, to handle 100 mn passengers yearly

The overall development plan under Phase 3A is expected to be completed by June 2022.

Aug 05, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Man arrested after tresspasing at Delhi airport to see-off his girlfriend

A passenger was intercepted at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here on Thursday afternoon after he was found moving in a suspicious manner in the check-in area of Vistara airlines at Terminal 3.Airport aviation security officials noticed him and enquired about his flight schedule.

Jul 26, 2019, 00:02 AM IST

Happy birthday, Captain: Delhi Airport shares snippets of 10-year-old Abeer's special tour

On the big day, Abeer donned the Captain's hat and waltzed straight into the special guided tour of the airport.

Jun 12, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

10 on 10: Delhi airport gifts birthday tour to boy for his 'fabulous' model of IGI

Abeer Magoo's handmade replica of the Delhi Airport has been praised for being intricate and detailed. Now, he will celebrate his 10th birthday at the real airport with officials looking to see things from his point of view.

Jun 05, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

Venezuelan national held at Delhi airport; cocaine seized

Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday arrested a Venezuelan national and seized cocaine here at Indira Gandhi International airport, according to a press release by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NBC).

May 27, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Air Asia's Hyderabad-Delhi flight lands safely despite hydraulic failure

An Air Asia plane from Hyderabad made a safe landing in Delhi on Monday morning despite suffering a hydraulic failure.

May 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST