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Airlines to start ‘Trusted traveler program’

October 4th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Transport Security Administration will start the implementation of the “Trusted Traveler Program” on Tuesday. The controversial program is meant to speed up the checks on ... Read more...

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US airport security glitches exposed

December 17th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Transport Security Administration (TSA) in the United States failed to detect a loaded gun being carried by Iranian-American businessman at a Houston airport last fall.According to ... Read more...

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US seeks to cool diplomatic row over envoy pat down

December 11th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 11 (IANS) Awaiting a formal complaint from India regarding the "pat down" screen of its ambassador Meera Shankar at a US airport, the United States says ... Read more...

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TSA Makes Full Body Scanners Compulsory

March 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Mar 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The TSA has declared that it is pushing to make the use of the full body scanners in airports necessary, keeping in mind the fact ... Read more...

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Pak passengers warned to get ready for full body screening at local airports

January 18th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan. 18 (ANI): America's 'Transport Security Administration (TSA) has issued a circular to Pakistani airlines to ensure that passengers flying to the US go through full body search at local airports ... Read more...

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Air travellers to US face possibility of virtual strip search

December 31st, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 31 (ANI): American officials have warned air travellers entering the US that they could be forced to undergo "virtual strip searches' in the wake of an attempted move by a ... Read more...

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Pak-American group criticizes US for King Khan detention

August 21st, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.21 (ANI): A Pakistani-American group has criticized US authorities for detaining famous Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan at Newark International airport last week.A statement issued by the Pakistani American Public Affairs Committee ... Read more...

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