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UAE-India air traffic in top 10 list of country pairs

The UAE-India air traffic sector has claimed back spot in the top 10 country pair list with airlines scheduled to fly around 1.2 million...

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US, UK further ease travel COVID-19 curbs for Indians

Indians travelling to the US and the UK will now get to see more travel relaxations, with the number of COVID-19 cases in the country...

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Singapore Airlines partners with leading brands to offer in-flight experiences

In a novel initiative, Singapore Airlines (SIA) today joined hands with the country's leading brands to offer unique on ground and in-flight...

Travel

Air India announces flights to London after Britain eases curbs

India's national carrier Air India has announced a flight schedule from Mumbai to London following Britain's relaxations to the travel...

Covid-19

Javed Akthar to headline ZEE Live's 'India Shayari Project' on Independence Day

Highlighting India's rich cultural and poetic heritage dating back to the pre-independence era, ZEE Live is livestreaming a 90-minute...

Entertainment

Dubai: Two Indian expatriates become Mahzooz millionaires

Two Indian expats, one who went home to see her ailing father in Kerala and another whose lucky number is ‘7’ have won AED 1 million...

UAE

Singapore set to ease COVID restrictions, open entry to vaccinated foreign workers

Singapore is set to ease COVID restrictions on daily life from today and begin slightly loosening border controls, citing a vaccination rate...

Covid-19

UAE clocks 1,545 new COVID cases, two deaths

UAE has reported 1,545 new coronavirus cases, pushing the tally in the country to 691,554, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP).

UAE

UAE logs 1,550 fresh COVID cases, 1508 recoveries

The Ministry of Health and Prevention said the new cronoavirus cases were detected after 302,236 PCR tests were conducted the country over...

UAE

GOPIO Singapore president Harikrishnan Muthusamy highlights his life as an entrepreneur and reformer

Harikrishnan Muthusamy is a man used to wearing many hats. In this exclusive interview with Connected to India, he talks about his life,...

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UK to allow quarantine-free travel from US, EU from next week; India remains on red list

United Kingdom announced that fully-vaccinated travellers from the United States and European Union (EU) countries will be able to avoid a...

UK

Singapore planning to allow quarantine-free travel from September

Singapore has tentative plans to relax more virus curbs, including starting to allow quarantine-free travel from September, marking the...

Covid-19

Two passenger jets brush past at Dubai airport, no injuries reported

Two passenger jets from low-cost carrier FlyDubai and Bahrain-based Gulf Air were reportedly involved in a 'minor collision' on the taxiway...

UAE

UAE clocks 1,529 fresh COVID cases, two fatalities; carriers extend flight suspensions from Asian, African countries

The UAE reported 1,529 new COVID infections, two deaths and 1,504 recoveries, the Ministry of Health and Prevention said. Air carriers also...

UAE

Britain eases norms for amber list countries, UAE still on red list

Fully inoculated British residents returning from amber list countries will no longer need to quarantine. However, anyone vaccinated outside...

Covid-19

Etihad, Emirates announce suspension of Saudi Arabia flights

In a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19 strains, the Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways and Dubai's Emirates said that the UAE airlines have...

UAE

United Arab Emirates restricts citizens' visits to 14 nations

United Arab Emirates has barred its citizens from visiting 14 countries which the authorities had earlier suspended the entry of travellers...

UAE

Canada's tourism spending contracts by record 2.6% in Q1

Canada's tourism spending dropped further to 2.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2021, after witnessing a 48.8 per cent year-over-year...

Global

Kerala government to issue updated vaccine certificates to Indians travellng abroad

Government of the Indian state of Kerala announced that people who are going abroad after having been vaccinated in the state will be issued...

Covid-19

Ensure all passengers have negative RT-PCR tests, Singapore government alerts airlines

Singapore authorities here have told airlines to ensure that those heading to the city-state have a valid negative coronavirus test report...

Covid-19

India extends international flight ban till end of June

Indian Central Government today extended the ban on international commercial flights till June 30, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation...

Global

30 new cases detected in Singapore, 15 of them local

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) today confirmed 30 new COVID-19 cases, taking the country's total case count to 61,970.

Covid-19

Singapore citizens, PRs require negative COVID test to return home

Singaporeans and permanent residents (PRs) looking to return to the city-state will also have to present a valid negative COVID-19...

Covid-19

Ban on travellers from India not targeted at any nationality: Singapore Transport Minister

Singapore News - A senior minister stated yesterday that Singapore's ban on travellers with recent travel history to India is not targeted...

Covid-19

Singapore, Hong Kong travel bubble to begin from May 26: Reports

Singapore News - A long-delayed travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore will begin on May 26, the two cities have said, as they move...

Covid-19