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  17 Aug 2021

In focus, 17 Aug 2021

CIC Times Canada joins hands with Nationwide Immigration Services India

Seeing the humongous growth and huge clientele of Nationwide Visas, it will surely prove to be a masterstroke for both in coming years

17 Aug 2021 9:04 PM

On world mosquito day, here are 5 modern solutions to stay safe from mosquitoes

Mosquito repellents made out of paper is now possible thanks to the advancement of technology

17 Aug 2021 9:02 PM

Gold rallies Rs 446; silver zooms Rs 888

In the international market, gold was trading higher at USD 1,793 per ounce and silver was flat at USD 23.88 per ounce

17 Aug 2021 4:20 PM

The best thing about Shershaah is that it doesn't star Akshay Kumar

It’s a story of inconsolable loss wrecked by war. It needs no added drama

17 Aug 2021 3:53 PM

Facebook bans all Taliban supporting content

The policy will apply for all of its platforms, including its flagship social media network, Instagram and WhatsApp

17 Aug 2021 2:21 PM


US eases travel advisory for India to second-lowest level

In April, the US issued a level 4 travel health notice for India as the country was reeling under the second wave of COVID-19

17 Aug 2021 1:01 PM

India announces emergency e-visa for Afghans nationals

All Afghans, irrespective of their religion, can apply for the 'e-Emergency X-Misc Visa' online

17 Aug 2021 12:43 PM

Afghan crisis: India bringing back its envoy, officials from Kabul

The ambassador and his Indian staff will move to India immediately considering the current circumstances in Kabul

17 Aug 2021 12:32 PM

New Zealand records first local virus case in six months

The country will move into a snap three-day lockdown, as authorities suspect presence of Delta variant

17 Aug 2021 12:23 PM

IAF aircraft carrying 120 Indian officials lands in Gujarat's Jamnagar

Earlier on Sunday, an Air India flight AI244 carrying 129 passengers had arrived in Delhi from Kabul

17 Aug 2021 11:59 AM


India records 25,166 new COVID-19 cases, 437 deaths

The active cases have declined to 3,69,846, the lowest in 146 days

17 Aug 2021 11:19 AM

Will ensure safety of Indians in Afghanistan: MEA

Some of the Indian nationals who had been staying and working in Afghanistan on projects or in companies are yet to be evacuated

17 Aug 2021 7:29 AM

Aakar Patel | What India will we leave for future generations? Some thoughts on I-Day

The people are useful for the State as they give it legitimacy, but they are also seen as a nuisance that gets in the way of government

17 Aug 2021 2:52 AM

Afghans with ties to India fear for their safety

There are many Afghan nationals who over the decades have studied in India, held positions in past Afghan governments

17 Aug 2021 2:47 AM

Shillong tense, petrol bombs hurled at CM Conrad's house

Mobile internet services have also been snapped in several parts of the state after reports of vandalism and arson

17 Aug 2021 2:21 AM


Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Colonial era tools don’t belong in a democracy

Justice delayed is justice denied, especially in district and subordinate courts where 33.3 million cases were pending last year

17 Aug 2021 2:06 AM