The bear was seen wandering through the streets of Sapporo in the early hours of Friday, triggering a number of calls to police
An Alliance Air flight bound for Hyderabad from Nashik was delayed due to a bomb threat call received shortly before its take-off on Saturday, officials said
The flight made an emergency landing at the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport in Nagpur after the passenger complained of health complications
The IndiGo flight was supposed to take-off for Pune when the man told the cabin crew that he has tested positive for Covid-19 and showed them his reports as proof
The DGCA circular also said that the suspension does not affect the operation of international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by it.
India had suspended all passenger flights connecting the two countries from December 23 to January 7 as a new and more contagious variant of the coronavirus emerged in the UK.
Only 15 flights will be allowed per week till January 23.
This is the first time that visibility has dropped to 'zero' in the national capital this winter season.
The airport has been operating flights from the T3 terminal only since March 23, when flight operations in India were curtailed drastically due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KDSMA) has evacuated 22,165 people from flood-affected regions and they have been lodged in 315 camps across the state.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a warning of heavy rainfall in Mumbai on Saturday along with a high tide of 4.90 metres at 1.44 pm.
A severe dust storm hit several parts of the national capital Wednesday evening, following which a thick haze was hanging over the city, affecting visibility.
Cathay has said the aircraft was an Airbus A330 and that the emergency was caused by a 'technical failure on one of the engines'.
An Ethiopian Airlines flight travelling between Addis Ababa and Kenya's capital, Nairobi, has crashed on Sunday. The flight was carried 149 passengers and eight crew members.
However on the other hand, the overall air quality of Delhi was 'moderate' on Thursday, a significant improvement due to western disturbances, scattered rain and high wind speed, authorities said.
According to the official, departures of flights were completely put on hold from 5.30 AM to 7 AM and arrivals happened only intermittently in between 6 AM to 7.20 AM. Departures were not allowed even after 7 AM due to dense fog.
As many as 10 domestic and three international flights were delayed by up to three hours due to the strike, the airline official said.
According to TV reporters traveling with the first lady, the flight was in the air about 10 minutes when smoke filled the cabin.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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