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Stranded Indian national Kultar Singh meets with his grandchildren after arriving from Afghanistan, at IGI airport T3 in New Delhi.

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An information board is seen outside T3 deparature gates of Indira Gandhi International Aiport, during the fourth phase of COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi. Domestic civil aviation operations will recommence in a calibrated manner from May 25.

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Aeroplanes parked at IGI Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Domestic civil aviation operations will recommence in a calibrated manner from May 25.

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A security officer wearing a face shield speaks on a mobile phone while inspecting IGI Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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GMR and Airlines officials inspect IGI Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Domestic civil aviation operations will recommence in a calibrated manner from May 25.

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Haji Mohammed Sajid, an Indian national who was stranded in Sharjah amid COVID-19 pandemic, bows down in reverence as he arrives at Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport by a special flight, in Lucknow.

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Planes of different airlines are seen parked at T3 airport during the nationwide lockdown, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A security personnel stands guard at IGI airport during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Arrangements for segregation of international passengers arriving from 12 identified countries at Delhi Airport in the wake of COVID19.

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Air India management, cabin crew, cockpit crew and other people inside a B747 aircraft at the IGI Airport just before its departure for coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan in China to bring back Indians, in New Delhi.

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Airport personnel look at thermal scanners as they check on arriving passengers at Manila's international airport, Philippines. The government is closely monitoring arrival of passengers as a new coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China has infected hundreds and caused deaths in that area.

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Indian nationals, who entered either violated visa norms or illegally entered the United States, arrive at the IGI Airport in New Delhi. Around 150 such immigrants were deported by the US authorities on Wednesday morning.

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Jayesh Patel (32) an Ahmedabad resident, who allegedly impersonated an octogenarian passenger by using a fake passport, at Delhi airport. Patel coloured his hair and beard white, arrived on a wheelchair to board a flight to New York from the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

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Passengers traveling from Srinagar land at Terminal 3 of Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi.

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Air India flight passengers stranded at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi

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Security personnel at the revamped Terminal 2 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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A view of the revamped Terminal 2 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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A view of the revamped Terminal 2 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. It will open for flight operations from Saturday after a gap of seven years.

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Indian Hockey players pose with the Hero Asia Cup 2017 trophy on their arrival at IGI Airport in New Delhi after winning the tournament in Dhaka.

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Indian Hockey players pose with the Hero Asia Cup 2017 Trophy on their arrival at the IGI Airport in New Delhi after winning the tournament in Dhaka.

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Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha sitting inside Bombardier's CS300 Aircraft parked at the IGI airport for demonstration, in New Delhi.

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The cockpit of Bombardier's CS300 Aircraft parked at IGI Airport for a demonstration in New Delhi.

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A view of Bombardier's CS300 Aircraft at the IGI Airport for a demonstration in New Delhi.

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Planes of the defunct Kingfisher Airlines abandoned in the premises of IGI Airport in New Delhi.

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Indian Hockey players pose with the Asian Champions Trophy as they arrives at T3 terminal in New Delhi after they beat Pakistan in the final.

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Myanmar's Foreign Minister, Aung San Suu Kyi being received by MoS for Commerce & Industries Nirmala Sitaraman on her arrival at IGI airport T3, in New Delhi.

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Personnel of fire-brigade and Delhi Police arrive at the cargo of Indira Gandhi International Airport after reports of suspected radioactive leak from cancer medicines, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Ranil Wickremesinghe being welcomed by Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha (R) on his arrival at IGI airport T3, in New Delhi.

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A Mumbai based GoAir A320 NEO aircraft land early morning at IGI Airport in New Delhi.

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An Indian family from Toronto on their arrival at IGI airport T3. A Jet Airways aircraft today brought back 242 Indians including 28 crew members, who were stranded following the deadly terror attacks on airport and metro station in the Belgian capital Brussels.

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An Indian para-military force officer checks the credentials of passengers at the Indira Gandhi International airport.

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Indian para-military force soldiers guard at the Indira Gandhi International airport. Security personnel have evacuated passengers and crew from two aircrafts operating from New Delhi's international airport after they received an anonymous phone call of explosives being placed on the planes. Passenger baggage on an Air India domestic flight was being checked, and a Nepal Airlines jet was being searched. Three bomb scares in less than 24 hours have affected Indian airlines and airports.

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Security personnel arrive to inspect Istanbul-bound Turkish Airlines flight from Bangkok that landed, with 134 passengers on board, at the IGI Airport in New Delhi in emergency conditions after a message on a washroom mirror about the presence of a bomb.

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A child with a guardian, after being evacuated from Nepal, arrive at IGI airport T3 in New Delhi.

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Foreign Minister of Australia, Julie Isabel Bishop (L) on her arrival at IGI airport T3 in New Delhi on Sunday.

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A man dozes off as he waits for the arrival of a passenger at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. A 26-year-old Indian man who recovered from Ebola in Liberia has been placed in isolation at the New Delhi airport after traces of the virus were found in his semen, India's Health Ministry said. There have been no Ebola cases reported in India or throughout Asia, but there are fears that an outbreak could spread quickly in a region where billions live in poverty and public health systems are often very weak.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi upon his arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on Wednesday after his Japan tour.

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Some of the batch of 117 Indians, who were stranded in Iraq, upon their arrival at IGI Airport T3 in New Delhi.

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Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal with his daughter at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi before boarding a flight to Goa in connection with the charge of sexual charge against him by a young journalist.

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Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal with his wife at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi before boarding a flight to Goa. Accused of sexually assaulting a woman reporter in Tehelka, he has received a minor relief when a local court in Goa gave him interim protection from arrest till 10 AM on November 30, 2013

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The screen shot of defaced website of the Customs Department. Hasnain Haxor" A Pakistani hacker claims to hack and deface the official website of Indira Gandhi International airport Mumbai (Customs Department ), India. The hacker managed to gain root access of the whole server which contains 800+ Indian sites with some sensitive information related to custom the site was left with message: " Hacked by Hasnain Haxor, Secure It Or I Hack It Again, Where Is Your Security ?? Greetings to all Pakistani hackers, Pakistan Zindabad! "

Heavy rains led to waterlogging at IGI airport, causing inconvenience to passengers who waded through knee deep water in New Delhi.

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Heavy rains caused water logging at IGI airport T3 which affected passenger movement, in New Delhi.

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A Delhi Airport Metro Express train runs on the track after resumption of the services after a gap of six months, in New Delhi.

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A Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger plane receives a water canon salute upon arrival at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Air India has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787 from the company. It is the fifth airline worldwide to take delivery of a 787 and has 26 more on order.

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IAF’s Swimming team ‘Delphinus’ being greeted by the IAF officials at the IGI Airport in New Delhi on Sunday after successfully crossing the English Channel twice within a span of less than 10 days.

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Air India planes are parked on the tarmac at the Terminal 3 of Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. The once proud national airline is mired in debt as it struggles with the legacy of a poorly executed 2007 merger and a swollen work force. At least 300 Air India pilots have stayed away from work leaving hundreds of passengers stranded at Delhi and Mumbai airports.

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Kingfisher airlines aircraft's stand parked as a China airlines aircraft taxis on the runway at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Struggling to stay afloat after cancelling large number of flights, Kingfisher Airlines was rapped by DGCA for not adhering to its flight schedules but the aviation regulator made it clear there were no plans to take any punitive action against it for the moment.

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Fire personnel dousing a fire at the cargo terminal of Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi. A major fire swept through the cargo terminal of IGI Airport in the wee hours, gutting offices of several international airlines.

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Northern Access road tunnel near T3 terminal of IGI airport gets flooded after a cloud burst in New Delhi.

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Indian hockey team members show victory sign on their arrival at IGI airport in New Delhi. India beat Pakistan in final and won the Asian hockey championship in China.

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Water cannons welcome Boeing 787 Dreamliner at New Delhi's airport.

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Released sailors Prashant Chauhan (2nd L), N K Sharma (L) and Ravinder Singh (R) arrive at IGI Airport in New Delhi. After 10 months in the captivity of Somali pirates, six Indian sailors of M V Suez vessel reached home to an emotional welcome from family members.

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Passengers talk with media persons after their arrival from quake-hit Japan at IGI airport, in New Delhi.

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Indian citizens, evacuated from Libya, at the T2 terminal of IGI Airport in New Delhi late Wednesday night after they were brought from Alexandria.

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Workers who were employed by a construction firm return home after being evacuated from Tripoli because of the ongoing strife, at IGI airport, in New Delhi.

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Passengers lined-up for immigration check after their return from Libya at IGI Airport terminal-2 in New Delhi on Saturday midnight.

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Workers who were evacuated from Tripoli because of the ongoing strife, arrive at IGI airport, in New Delhi.

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Workers who were employed by a construction firm return home after being evacuated from Tripoli, because of the ongoing strife in Libya, at IGI airport, in New Delhi.

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A family who were in Libya arrive after being evacuated from Tripoli, because of the ongoing strife, at IGI airport, in New Delhi. The first batch of nearly 300 people evacuated from strife-torn Libya landed in New Delhi aboard a special Air India flight close to midnight Saturday. Meanwhile, three Indian Navy ships have also sailed to Libya to help in the evacuation of the 18,000 Indians in the country.

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Passengers show victory sign after their arrival from Libiya at IGI Airport terminal-2 in New Delhi on Saturday midnight.

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A TV Grab shows, a Malaysian Airlines plane with 158 passengers and crew on board made emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International airport after one of its engines developed a technical problem.

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Statues at the Delhi Airport Express Metro Station in New Delhi. The metro line linking New Delhi Metro Station to the Indira Gandhi International Airport began services and plan to offer passengers the facility to check-in at metro stations. The metro line is expected to be fully operational in another a month, with maximum fare of Rs.150.

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Security men at a station during the media preview of the high speed Delhi Metro's airport express link in New Delhi.

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A flight check-in information board stands at the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line station in New Delhi.

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Empty stairs and escalators stand at the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line station in New Delhi.

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Dhaula Kuan is seen from the window of a metro train running on the high speed Delhi Metro's airport express link during a media preview in New Delhi. The metro line linking New Delhi Metro Station to the Indira Gandhi International Airport began services and plan to offer passengers the facility to check-in at metro stations. The metro line is expected to be fully operational in another a month, with maximum fare of Rs.150.

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A man rides up an escalator at the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line station in New Delhi.

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A man boards a train of the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line in New Delhi.

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Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit (first row left) along with DMRC Managing Director E Sreedharan inspecting the high speed Delhi Metro's airport express link in New Delhi.

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Sculptures in the likeness of passengers stand on display at the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line station in New Delhi. The metro line linking New Delhi Metro Station to the Indira Gandhi International Airport began services and plan to offer passengers the facility to check-in at metro stations. The station is expected to be fully operational in another a month, with maximum fare of Rs. 150.

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Planes standing at Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport as fog disrupts movement of flights in New Delhi.

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Passengers at the IGI airport in New Delhi. Several passengers were stranded at the airport as many domestic and international flights were delayed, diverted and cancelled due to fog.

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A hand written notice board with information of cancelled flights is placed at the Indira Gandhi International airport in New Delhi. Dense fog over Delhi on Sunday morning disrupted flight and train schedules, leaving thousands of passengers stranded.

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International passengers prepare to depart from the newly opened Terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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Emirates Airline stewardesses look on inside an Airbus A380, the world's largest passenger jet, after it landed at the newly built terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi on July 15, 2010. The new terminal has the capacity to handle 34 million passengers annually, becoming the world's third largest passenger terminal on completion.

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Visitors take a tour of the newly inaugurated Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in New Delhi.

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Visitors walk at the arrival lounge of the newly inaugurated Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in New Delhi.

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The newly-inaugurated Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in New Delhi.

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Visitors take a tour of the newly-inaugurated Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in New Delhi.

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Visitors take a tour of the newly-inaugurated Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 in New Delhi. Top government officials unveiled the multi billion dollar, glittering steel and glass new airport terminal in the capital, months ahead of the Commonwealth Games. The ultramodern new terminal was built in just 37 months at a cost of nearly three billion dollars and will be ready for passengers on July 16.

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A worker cleans the newly-built terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. The new terminal will be inaugurated on July 3 and have the capacity to handle 34 million passengers annually, becoming the world's third largest passenger terminal on completion.

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An air traveller talks on her mobile phone as she waits for her flight at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. The weeklong airspace closures caused by the ash threat was opened with flight operations of domestic and international carriers from India to western countries with the opening of European airspace. AI resumed normal services on sectors like Delhi-London-Delhi, Delhi-Frankfurt-Delhi, Mumbai-London -Mumbai, Delhi-New York-Delhi, Mumbai-New York-Mumbai, Mumbai-Chicago-Mumbai, Amritsar-London-Toronto-London-Amritsar and Ahmedabad-Mumbai-Newark-Mumbai.

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A teacher from England's Magdalen College School waits for her flight back home at Indira Gandhi International airport, in New Delhi. Some 42 students and six teachers from England's Magdalen College School who were in India on an educational tour are waiting for the past four days to get back home as all flights to Europe and England remained suspended after ash from the eruption of an Icelandic volcano choked the jet age to a halt.

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Laborers work at a construction project as an Air India flight lands at Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi.

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President of Nepal Ram Baran Yadav being welcomed by Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur on his arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.

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An aircraft prepares to land, as another waits for take off at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Air operations at the IGI airport remained affected due to dense fog, disrupting the schedules of over 50 domestic and international flights.

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People commute on a tractor trailer enveloped by thick morning fog in New Delhi. Fog disrupted air operations of over 35 domestic and international flights at the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

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