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South Africa's virus variant drives holiday surge of cases

December 26, 2020 1:26 am

Nigeria has also reported a new variant of the virus and is battling a resurgence of the disease. The country had reported more than 81,200 cumulative cases on Friday.

Lockdown 4.0 relaxations: Buses to run, shops to open, but schools, colleges to stay closed

May 18, 2020 1:32 pm

All schools, colleges, training institutions, coaching centres will remain closed till May 31.

Canada, U.S. are likely to extend travel restrictions until June 21

May 14, 2020 11:21 am

"It's too early to lift the restrictions, so we're working toward an extension," said one Canadian government source, describing the talks with Washington as positive.

IndiGo reinstates pay cut, introduces leave without pay program for senior employees from May

May 08, 2020 2:47 pm

IndiGo had announced pay cuts for its senior employees on March 19. However, it rolled back the decision on April 23 in deference to the "government's wishes".

First aircraft to evacuate Indian citizens stranded in UAE leaves Kochi

May 07, 2020 1:41 pm

Another Air India Express (AIE) flight to Dubai is scheduled from Kozhikode interantional airport at 1.20 pm.

Germany sends plane to rescue stranded tourists from Nepal Kathmandu

March 27, 2020 5:52 pm

Up to 10,000 tourists are believed to be stranded in Nepal since the government ordered a complete lockdown that halted all flights and road travel to prevent the spread of the virus.

Indian-American rights bodies resists Trump's travel ban

June 27, 2018 11:44 am

The Supreme Court ruling marks the first major high court decision on a Trump administration policy. It upholds the selective travel restrictions, which critics called a discriminatory "Muslim ban" but the administration argued was needed for security reasons.

Hawaii gets chance to make case for fighting 3rd travel ban

October 07, 2017 2:02 pm

US District Court Judge Derrick Watson said Hawaii would have until Tuesday morning to file a new motion. The government will have until Saturday, October 14, to respond.

Donald Trump extends travel ban, issues restrictions on North Korea, Chad and Venezuela

September 25, 2017 6:15 am

The new restrictions, slated to go into effect on October 18, resulted from a review after President Donald Trump's original travel bans were challenged in court.

Donald Trump's travel ban on nationals of six Muslim countries expires on Sunday

September 22, 2017 3:01 pm

Based on the policy, US embassies or representatives in Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen should resume granting visas to their nationals planning to visit the United States for work, study, pleasure or to emigrate.