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Some 10,000 refugees fled to India, Thailand from Myanmar: UN

Christine Schraner Burgener also stressed that the international community must not forget the Rohingya people as the situation of the Rohingya remains dire UNITED NATIONS About 10,000 refugees have fled from Myanmar to India and Thailand as nationwide clashes in the country led to “acute” new displacements of hundreds of thousands of civilians, Special Envoy […]Read More

South Africa tour of India called off due to clash

The BCCI has reportedly decided to cancel the bilateral series against South Africa due to its clash with IPL 2021 which is likely to happen in September-October MUMBAI Cricketing calendars have had to be tweaked on a number of occasions since the Covid-19 outbreak happened last year. While international cricket looked to have found its […]Read More

India’s Covid death toll crosses 3 lakhs; daily fatalities remain

The active cases have further reduced to 27,20,716 comprising 10.17 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 88.69 per cent NEW DELHI India recorded 2,22,315 new coronavirus infections in a single day, the lowest in round 38 days, pushing the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 2,67,52,447, […]Read More

Nirav Modi files appeal in UK High Court to challenge

In February, a UK court had ordered his extradition to India to stand trial after dismissing arguments of his “mental health concerns”, saying they are not unusual in a man in his circumstances LONDON Fugitive diamond dealer Nirav Modi has filed an appeal in the United Kingdom High Court seeking permission to challenge the decision […]Read More

Russia sends aid to India to fight Covid-19 Wave 2:

Two urgent flights from Russia to India bring oxygen concentrators, lung ventilation equipment, bedside monitors, medicines, including Coronavir and other essential pharmaceutical items to tackle the Covid-19 NEW DELHI Russia has extended aid to India for the better management of Covid-19 Wave 2.0, supplying necessary medical equipment to New Delhi on Thursday morning. Russia announced […]Read More

Australia suspends direct passenger flights from India until May 15

According to a media report, the flight suspension is expected to affect direct flights to Sydney and two repatriation flights scheduled to arrive in Darwin MELBOURNE Australia on Tuesday suspended all direct passenger flights from India with immediate effect until May 15 due to the “very significant” spike in COVID-19 cases, Prime Minister Scott Morrison […]Read More

Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga calls off visit to India amid

Sources suggest that spiralling COVID-19 infection in Japan is the reason behind PM Yoshihide Suga calling off his visit to India NEW DELHI Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has called off his proposed visit to India and the Philippines in view of the spiralling COVID-19 infections in Japan. He is the second head of the […]Read More

‘Avoid all travel to India, even fully vaccinated people at

The top medical body of the United States has issued an advisory for the American citizens, saying that even fully vaccinated travellers may be at risk for getting and spreading variants NEW DELHI A top medical body of the United States has advised American citizens to avoid all travel to India, citing an alarming spike in […]Read More

Pakistan cricket players will get visas for World T20 in

India and Pakistan have not played bilateral series for many years now due to political tension between two countries NEW DELHI Pakistan’s cricket players will get visas to compete in the T20 World Cup in India this October, the BCCI’s apex council has been told by Board secretary Jay Shah following “government assurances”. Shah told […]Read More