Airlines cancel flights to Assam amid ongoing unrest over Citizenship Bill
All airlines have cancelled or rescheduled their flights to Assam which is seeing a violent unrest against the passage of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 by the Parliament. The airlines - Vistara, GoAir, Spicejet and IndiGo - are giving full refund to the passengers who can also opt for an alternate flight without any charge.
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All train services to Tripura, Assam suspended; flights to and from Dibrugarh, Guwahati cancelled
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Citizenship Act protests: Jamia announces vacation till Jan 5, cancels exam
Jamia Millia Islamia students have called a university lockdown on Saturday and had planned to boycott the exams to protest against CAB and also against the Friday's violence following clashes with police during their march.
GoAir starts maiden flight to Saudi Arabia
Jeh Wadia, managing director, GoAir said: “With the new flight to KSA, GoAir further consolidates its international network - within a short span of 14 months we have added 9 destinations. Our flights to Dammam are already receiving an overwhelming response. Dammam is GoAir's 4th international destination from Kannur International Airport.
B’desh Foreign, Home Ministers cancel visits
Momen was to visit India on Thursday, while Bangladesh home minister was to visit Shillong on Friday to attend an event marking the 1971 War of Liberation. The external affairs ministry said the postponement of Momen’s visit should not be linked to CAB or statements made in Parliament.
PNB scam: CBI court refuses to cancel warrant against Mehul Choksi
Special CBI judge V C Barde refused to give relief to Choksi after hearing arguments by his lawyers and the Central Bureau of Investigation's counsel A Limosine. Choksi had moved the court in June 2018 seeking cancellation of the warrant, issued by the court as he did not respond to summons and participate in the probe.
Modi-Abe summit cancelled in view of widespread protests in Guwahati over citizenship law
India announced on Friday that the annual summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, which was scheduled to be held in Guwahati, has been postponed.
Bangladesh FM cancels India trip; MEA says not related to CAB
Speaking to the media, MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said Bangladesh's Foreign Minister A.K. Abdul Momen had conveyed that he had changed his programme on account of domestic issues pertaining to the commemoration of the Victory Day of Bangladesh on December 16.
Bangladesh foreign minister cancels India visit amid concerns over CAB
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All flights cancelled at Srinagar airport due to dense fog
Airports Authority of India (AAI) said all the scheduled flights were cancelled due to poor visibility at the airport. The visibility at the airport was around 600 metres only this morning but since there was no improvement in the situation, the air traffic was suspended for the day.
Papon cancels Delhi show over CAB, says his home state is 'burning'; Swara Bhasker, Siddharth slam bill
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Bangladesh Foreign Minister cancels India visit over situation following passage of CAB
Bangladesh Foreign Minister A K Abdul Momen has cancelled his three-day visit to India over prevailing situation following passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 and the massive protests that ensued in Assam and other north-east states. The Bill seeks to provide citizenship to non-Muslim persecuted religious minorities.
Chopper scam: ED moves HC to cancel Ratul Puri's bail in money laundering case
The plea by the ED was mentioned before a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar, which allowed it to be listed for hearing on Friday. In its petition, filed through central government standing counsel Amit Mahajan, the agency has sought setting aside of the bail granted to Puri on December 2 by a trial court.
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