Frisking

  • What is wrong if Azam is frisked, asks UP minister 28-04-2013 03:29 AM

    Bulandshahr: Taking a different stand from his party, Uttar Pradesh minister Devender Gupta on Saturday said there was nothing wrong if his cabinet colleague Azam Khan was frisked at a US airport. The UP minister for solar energy said that even former President APJ Abdul Kalam was frisked in 2012...
  • Azam Khan's detention: SP seeks apology from the US 26-04-2013 10:50 PM

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party on Friday sought an apology from the US for the "insult" caused by the questioning of Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan at the Logan International Airport in Boston. "We demand an apology from the US on the issue as Indians cannot be insulted like this after...
  • Azam Khan to cut short US visit after 'long frisking' at airport 26-04-2013 10:55 AM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohammad Azam Khan has decided to cut short his US trip after his "long and humiliating frisking" at the Logan airport in Boston, an official said in Lucknow. In a statement issued by his personal assistant Muktinath Jha late Thursday, the Minister alleged that on the...
  • Indian Embassy raises Azam Khan frisking incident with US 26-04-2013 07:55 AM

    Washington: Taking serious note of the questioning of the Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan at the Logan International Airport in Boston, the Indian Embassy has raised the issue with the State Department in Washington. "The issue has been taken up with the State Department," the Indian Embassy spokesman, M Sridharan,...
  • Delhi: Take off shoes, belts for airport security check? 12-04-2013 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: Flying out of Delhi? You may soon be asked to take off your shoes and belts, and jewellery, if you are wearing any, at the security check counters of the Indira Gandhi International Airport. The Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) is in the process of putting in...
  • Frisking incident not worth talking about: Kalam 14-11-2011 03:35 PM

    Kolkata: Former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Monday downplayed his frisking by US security officials at New York's JFK Airport, saying it was not worth talking about. "Forget about it. It is not worth talking about," Kalam said while responding to a question on the sidelines of an IIMC event...
  • 'US must observe protocol for Indian dignitaries' 14-11-2011 01:13 PM

    Bangalore: The US needs to observe protocol in treating Indian dignitaries visiting that country, External Affairs Minister SM Krishna said in the wake of American security agencies frisking former president APJ Abdul Kalam on board an aircraft. "The US government has to take into account certain protocols when dealing with...
  • Kalam frisked twice in September, US apologises 13-11-2011 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: Former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was frisked not once but twice at an US airport in September, an act that violates protocol followed by almost every other country. The US has apologised to former President APJ Abdul Kalam for subjecting him to frisking at New York's JFK...
  • Bangalore: fake cops rob man during frisking 27-07-2011 01:15 PM

    Bangalore: Taking advantage of the mild chaos resulting from the city police stepping up security measures after terrorists struck in Mumbai, opportunists are having a heyday and looting unsuspecting victims. Two men, posing as cops, robbed a hotel employee of Rs 22,500 on the pretext of frisking him, while he...
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  • Haven't received apology yet: Kalam 23-07-2009 09:07 AM

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  • Scan, frisk, search: Steps in air security 22-07-2009 03:17 AM

    Recent terror strikes have put airline officials on high alert. ...
  • Defence chiefs get same privilege as Robert Vadra 06-12-2007 05:07 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh has ordered electricity companies to show World Cup cricket matches on generator-powered public screens in a bid to prevent protests by irate fans if power cuts disrupt TV broadcasts. Cricket-mad Bangladesh is a co-host of the World Cup, which starts February 19, and Dhaka is keen to prevent...
  • Do top Generals need to be frisked at airports? 23-11-2007 01:31 AM

    There were angry reactions from the armed forces. ...