June 22, 2017 5:44 pm
India has a history of successful airlift and sea-based evacuation operations where a huge number of people have been brought back to the safety of Indian borders. India will operate special flights from June 25-28 to evacuate Indians from blockade-hit Qatar. Seven countries in the Gulf recently imposed a travel and trade boycott on Qatar.
April 13, 2015 12:00 am
The Yemen operation rose to citizens’ expectations. It has also won India many friends abroad.
April 08, 2015 12:13 pm
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif offered a special aircraft to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, which New Delhi accepted.
April 02, 2015 3:05 am
While 80 evacuees have chosen to stay in Djibouti, 179 people, mostly nurses, headed to Kochi.
March 28, 2015 12:38 pm
Swaraj has informed the state that two ships have been sent to Yemen to rescue the Indians, including Malayalees, who have been stranded in that country.
April 02, 2015 1:54 pm
External Affairs Ministry has said of the 350 evacuees, 206 belong to Kerala, 40 are from TN, 31 from Maharashtra, 23 from WB and 22 from Delhi, besides other states.