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US Families Adopting Afghan Children Struggle To Get Kids Out Amid Taliban Resurgence

Aug 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Bahaudin Mujtaba and Lisa, a couple from Florida had hoped to finally bring the 10-year-old Afghan boy they’re adopting to their home. However, with the collapse of the Afghan government, the couple is desperately trying to get the boy, Noman, on a flight out of Kabul.

First Czech Flight Evacuates Personnel From Kabul

Aug 16, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The flight included Czech nationals, the Afghan staffers at the Czech embassy, and Afghan interpreters who helped the Czech armed forces during NATO missions together with their families.


New Airports Being Constructed At Unprecedented Speed, Says PM; Here’s Full List Of Upcoming Airports

Under the regional connectivity scheme UDAN, financial incentives from the Centre, state governments and airport operators are extended to selected airlines to encourage operations from unserved and underserved airports, and keep airfares affordable.

Mishap Averted! Petrol-Filled Bottle Hurled Towards Runway At Mumbai Airport

Aug 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The CISF official immediately alerted the security control room of the Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport following which a bomb detection and disposal team was rushed to check the spot.


Adani Group Takes Over Management Of Mumbai Airport

The Group last August had announced that it would acquire GVK Group's stake in Mumbai airport.

13 June, 2021

In A First In 15 Months, Number Of Daily US Air Travellers Breaches 2 Million Mark

Associated Press (AP)

The Transportation Security Administration announced Saturday that 2.03 million travelers were screened at airport checkpoints on Friday.


06 May, 2021

Air Ambulance Makes Belly-Landing At Mumbai Airport; Passengers Safe

Outlook Web Bureau

All passengers were evacuated safely after belly-landing of the plane, which was flying from Nagpur to Mumbai, according to the airport.


10 April, 2021

Madhya Pradesh Minister Performs Puja At Airport To Beat Covid, Is Joined By Airport Director, Staff

Outlook Web Bureau

Madhya Pradesh is one of the ten states that has shown an upward trajectory of daily new covid-19 cases.


30 March, 2021

Airport Authorities Likely To Impose Spot Fines On Passengers Not Wearing Masks ‘Properly’

Outlook Web Bureau

This development comes just days after aviation regulator DGCA had asked airlines to deplane passengers who did not wear masks


25 March, 2021

Travelling Via Air? Here's A List Of Covid-19 Restrictions For Passengers By State Governments

Outlook Web Bureau

India is witnessing a probable second wave of Covid-19 with the country reporting 53,476 cases on Thursday, the highest single-day spike this year so far.


07 January, 2021

Okay With Renaming Aurangabad Airport, Leave City's Name As It Is: AIMIM

Outlook Web Bureau

In March 2020, the Maharashtra cabinet moved to rename the Aurangabad Airport, situated in Chikhalthana, after Sambhaji Maharaj.


04 January, 2021

Bengalureans Can Now Take Trains To Airport From Today, Check Details

PTI

The partnership between South Western Railway and International Airport is aimed at hassle-free, quick, environment-friendly travel


24 December, 2020

PM Modi To Flag Off India's First Driverless Train On Dec 28: DMRC

Outlook Web Bureau

PM Modi will also launch fully operational National Common Mobility Card (NCMC) for travel on Airport Express Line of Delhi Metro.


21 December, 2020

Over 1 Million People Screened On US Airport Despite Holiday Travel Warnings In US

Associated Press (AP)

The seven-day rolling average of newly reported infections in the U.S. has risen from about 176,000 a day just before Thanksgiving to more than 215,000 a day.


20 December, 2020

Noida Airport Likely To Be Operational From December 2023

PTI

The Noida International Airport in Jewar will have two runways and will be able to handle 12 million passengers per year


14 December, 2020

Man At Las Vegas Airport Climbs Onto Wing Of Plane Taxiing For Takeoff

PTI

'It was definitely one of the strangest things I've ever seen in my life,' one of the passengers said.


18 November, 2020

Cop Slaps Airline Staff For Refusing Boarding Pass At Ahmedabad Airport

Outlook Web Bureau

Airport security, CISF, was called to control the scuffle which had triggered panic among other passengers at the airport


05 November, 2020

Airport Authority Of India Signs MoU With NTPC To Install Solar Plants

PTI

The MoU was signed in the presence of senior officials from the AAI, NTPC as well as NVVN.


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Armin Laschet, Federal Chairman of the CDU, top candidate of his party for Chancellor waves as he returns to Konrad Adenauer House after a TV appearance in Berlin. Exit polls show the center-left Social Democrats in a...

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Chancellor Angela Merkel stands next to Governor Armin Laschet, right, the top CDU candidate after the German parliament elections at the Christian Democratic Union, CDU, party's headquarters in Berlin. German voters...

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The festival of Maskel is celebrated across Ethiopia to commemorate the unearthing of the True Holy Cross of Christ. Celebrations begin with the building of the Damera bonfire in Maskel Square in Addis Ababa a conical...

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The festival of Maskel is celebrated across Ethiopia to commemorate the unearthing of the True Holy Cross of Christ. Celebrations begin with the building of the Damera bonfire in Maskel Square in Addis Ababa – a...

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Members of the United Kisan Morcha block the railway tracks during their Bharat Bandh strike, at Sonipat railway station.

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Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu