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Omicron variant: ‘Immediate ban should be imposed on travel from high-risk countries’

November 28, 2021 6:04 pm

🔴 At least six countries have detected the presence of this new variant — South Africa, Botswana, Hong Kong, Belgium, UK and Israel. The UK and the US government have reimposed the countermeasures to curtail the spread across borders.

Travel curbs: The UK moves India from 'red' to 'amber list'

August 08, 2021 10:44 am

Under Britain's traffic light system for international travel, returning from amber list countries means a 10-day quarantining at home.

UAE extends ban on flights from 16 countries including India until further notice

July 20, 2021 10:30 pm

It has also prohibited all UAE nationals, except diplomats and those with medical emergencies, from travelling to these countries.

Indian students enrolled in Italian universities stranded in home country due to travel ban

July 19, 2021 9:26 am

While some managed to come home in time, few were late to meet the last-minute rush when Italy closed their international borders to India.

Australian court upholds ban on most international travel

June 01, 2021 12:25 pm

Australian courts uphold the federal government's decision to keep borders shut for international travel. In March 2020 Australian government imposed the strictest border restrictions preventing its citizens from leaving the country.

Australia's Covid-19 travel ban on citizens returning home from India challenged in court

May 06, 2021 2:03 pm

The Australian government, for the first time in history, recently imposed a ban on its citizens from returning home, if they have spent time in India up to 14 days before flying back.

Australia says chance of jail remote for India travel ban offenders

May 04, 2021 1:07 pm

Australia last week banned all travellers from India, including its own citizens, from entering the country until May 15 due to the surge in COVID-19 cases there, and warned offenders will be prosecuted and penalised.

India makes it to UK's 'red list' for COVID-19 travel; find out what it means

April 20, 2021 3:54 pm

Red list is essentially a travel-ban list. It discourages travel to and from certain countries where cases have been on the rise

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.