More than 11 lakh Indians return under Vande Bharat

Vande Bharat Mission consists of special repatriation flights operated by Indian carriers and chartered flights operated by both Indian and foreign carriers. Continue Reading

829 staff of Air India group test positive for Covid-19

The Parliament was informed that Air India group’s 829 employees, including pilots and cabin crew members, have tested positive for Covid-19 during flight operations till 10 September. Continue Reading

Editorial: On the job

Comments by a top official that more and more Indian workers are returning home as Singapore businesses cut down on workforce following the severe impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic is a cause of concern. Continue Reading

Woman on quarantine ends life in Chennai hotel

A woman who arrived through Vande Bharat Mission and put on quarantine allegedly hung herself in a hotel at St Thomas Mount in the city. This is the second such incident in Chennai. Continue Reading

First 2 flights carrying 363 Indians from UAE land in Kerala

Launching its biggest ever repatriation exercise, India on Thursday airlifted 363 of its citizens, including nine infants, stranded in the United Arab Emirates due to the international travel lockdown over the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

3 lakh register in Gulf as India prepares for biggest evacuation exercise

India is launching its biggest ever evacuation exercise in decades deploying a raft of civilian aircraft and naval ships to bring back home thousands of Indians stranded in the Gulf and various other parts of the world. Continue Reading