Evacuated(Search results - 44)
World NewsAug 29, 2021, 7:06 PM IST
Taliban shot dead Afghan folk singer in Andarabi valley; no country for musicians, says family
Singer Fawad Andarabi was shot dead as the United States is in its final stage of a historic airlift that saw lakhs evacuated from Kabul’s international airport.
Top StoriesAug 26, 2021, 5:49 PM IST
Operation Devi Shakti: India evacuated 565 people from Afghanistan
Among the people brought to India include 175 Indian embassy personnel, 263 Indian nationals, 112 Afghan citizens and 15 people from other countries.
World NewsAug 26, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
What happens after US troops leave Afghanistan by Aug 31?
US President Joe Biden on Tuesday said the plan to withdraw nearly 6,000 troops from Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover by August 31. Even as Kabul airport witnesses chaotic scenes, the question that arises is what happens once the withdrawal of troops take place? How many people can be evacuated by the deadline? What about those who are left behind? Also, what about the humanitarian crisis that looms large? Watch this video to know more.
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 3:34 PM IST
Taliban warns US of ‘consequences’ of extending August 31 deadline for withdrawing troops
The development comes after, US President Biden had said that the United States had evacuated an “extraordinary number of people” from Kabul, but that his August 31 deadline for removing all American troops from Afghanistan might be extended while talking about the evacuation efforts in Afghanistan.
Top StoriesAug 18, 2021, 6:48 PM IST
ITBP's hero combat sniffer dogs evacuated from Kabul after Taliban takeover
The three sniffer dogs--Maya, Ruby, and Bobby were airlifted by the IAF C-17 aircraft from Kabul to the Air Force Station Jamnagar in Gujarat on Tuesday and they reached ITBP Chawala Camp in Delhi on Wednesday.
World NewsAug 17, 2021, 9:46 AM IST
IAF C-17 Globemaster evacuates over 150 Indians from Kabul
Among those evacuated include Indian Ambassador to Afghanistan Rudrendra Tandon, embassy staff, their family members, Indo-Tibetan Border Police personnel and journalists who went to cover the war.
India NewsAug 17, 2021, 9:43 AM IST
India announces new category of e-visa to speed up requests amid Afghanistan mess
Meanwhile, India has evacuated its ambassador and the embassy staff in Kabul and are bringing them home in a special air force flight.
World NewsAug 16, 2021, 9:48 PM IST
IAF C-17 Globemaster in Kabul to bring back remaining Indians: Sources
As per sources, an IAF C-17 Globemaster landed in Kabul on Sunday and evacuated Indians from the war-torn country. However, neither MEA nor the defence ministry confirmed the evacuation drive.
World NewsAug 15, 2021, 9:41 PM IST
US diplomats' evacuation from Kabul reminds many of Saigon exit
American diplomatic staff had to be evacuated using helicopters from the rooftop of the US embassy in Saigon on April 29-30, 1975. Similar scenes were reportedly witnessed on Sunday in Kabul.
EuropeAug 2, 2021, 11:26 AM IST
Fires rage across southern Europe, including Turkey, Greece; forcing hundreds to evacuate
Turkey has suffered from the worst fires, with nearly 95,000 hectares burnt so far this year. According to media reports, a neighbourhood in the Bodrum has been evacuated with strong winds from the Milas district fanned flames.
Top StoriesJul 11, 2021, 12:02 PM IST
MEA clarifies: Consulate in Kandahar is open, but Indian staff brought back home for now
The response has come in the wake of media reports that with the Taliban recapturing most major cities in Afghanistan, India has closed its consulate in Kandahar and evacuated its diplomatic personnel on Saturday.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 1:43 PM IST
Cyclone Yaas: Powerful storm inundates large parts of Bengal's coastal districts, destroys homes
The West Bengal government has evacuated over 15 lakh people from vulnerable areas to safety so far.
Top StoriesMay 17, 2021, 11:40 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae makes landfall at Saurashtra coast; 2 lakh people evacuated
Vehicular traffic came to a halt along the Saurashtra coast as squally winds and rain reduced visibility to barely a few metres. Dozens of trees lining Rajula-Amreli state highway have been uprooted, partially blocking the highway.
Top StoriesMar 26, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Mumbai Hospital fire: Death toll rises to 11; over 70 patients evacuated
Earlier, DCP Prashant Kadam said, “Two casualties have been reported in the fire incident. Rescue operation for 76 patients admitted to Covid care hospital is underway.”
Top StoriesMar 4, 2021, 11:41 AM IST
Bomb scare at Taj Mahal in Agra; over 1,000 tourists evacuated, search operation on
Around 1,000 tourists were at the Taj Mahal on Thursday when the authorities received a bomb threat.