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US Transportation Security Administration to start ‘Trusted Traveler Program’


October 5th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new US Transportation Security Administration program which comes into force on Tuesday will group travelers in the United States to trusted and not-so trusted passengers. The ... Read more...

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New discovery may help in the fight against Ebola infection


January 20th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Scientists have uncovered a family of small molecules that appear to bind to Ebola virus' outer protein coat and may inhibit its entry into human cells.Ebola is a ... Read more...

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Stray dog delays landing of Airbus A380 at IGI Terminal-3


July 15th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): A stray dog delayed the landing of an Emirates Airbus A380 flight by 40-minutes at the newly opened Terminal-3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport here on ... Read more...

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PM inaugurates new international airport terminal (Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday inaugurated the new Terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here. The prime minister unveiled a plaque to mark the ... Read more...

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Tight security measures ahead of Urs fair in Ajmer


June 12th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, June 12 (ANI): Security has been beefed up in and around the holy shrine of Ajmer Sharif in Rajasthan ahead of the annual Urs, the anniversary fair of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti.Senior ... Read more...

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Keep a tab on no-fly list, US tells airlines


May 6th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) With Pakistani-American Faisal Shahzad, who attempted to bomb the Times Square, almost giving authorities the slip despite being on the no-fly list, the US government has ordered airlines ... Read more...

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Scientists seek to reverse bacterial antibiotic resistance


April 26th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) The use of antibiotics to treat bacterial infections spurs emergence of resistant strains, forcing the use of additional drugs leading to further multi-drug resistance, according to scientists. Researchers ... Read more...

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Putting an end to bacterial antibiotic resistance


April 26th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 26 (ANI): An American scientist believes some drug combinations can stop or even reverse bacterial antibiotic resistance.Harvard researcher Roy Kishony said: "Normally, when clinicians administer a multi-drug regimen, they do ... Read more...

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Now, a computational method to detect top genetic cancer suspects


September 2nd, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 2 (ANI): Johns Hopkins engineers have come up with a new computational method that can help scientists to sift through hundreds of genetic mutations to highlight the DNA changes that ... Read more...

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New computer model may improve airport pandemic influenza screening system


May 20th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): A team of scientists from four national laboratories in the U.S. have created a computer model that can help airport authorities screen passengers for pandemic influenza.Project leader ... Read more...

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Gleaming new departure terminal at Delhi airport (Lead)


February 26th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) A gleaming new domestic terminal awaits air passengers in India's capital when they fly out early April, with its developers giving a sneak preview of the upgraded ... Read more...

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New departure terminal at Delhi airport opens Thursday


February 25th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel will Thursday inaugurate a new departure terminal at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here which will be able to handle all ... Read more...

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Delhi airport to have new departure terminal soon


February 24th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) A new departure terminal at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, which will be able to handle all outbound domestic passengers, will be operational by March-end, officials ... Read more...

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Ultra-quick, low cost TB screening system to be launched in India


February 16th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) An innovative TB breathalyser, the outcome of an intensive six-year programme, will be ultra-quick and most reliable yet cost effective mode of detecting early stage tuberculosis.The breathalyser ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue’s cancer triggered 30 percent surge in imaging


June 5th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 5 (IANS) Australian pop singer and actress Kylie Minogue's breast cancer triggered a 30 percent surge in breast imaging of low risk women, according to a new study. Many more ... Read more...

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Waiting room touch pad device may prove to be a lifesaver for adolescents


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Information technologies like computer-based screening, which give immediate results of the doctor-patient interaction, may prove to be life-savers for adolescents by quickly identifying high-risk behaviours among them, ... Read more...

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