Operation Kaveri

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Indian Air Force Rescued 192 Stranded Indians From War Hit Sudan

In non-stop 24 hours flights, the Indian Air Force (IAF) rescued another batch of Indian nationals stranded in war hit Sudan. As per sources, in this IAF trip, the Indian air force officials flew the G-17 Globemaster-III aircraft and rescued Indians. With this, the Indian Government launched 'Operation Kaveri' rescued approximately 3,862 stranded nationals. The mission was one of a kind, airlifting children, women and students from war-torn… read-more

Sat, 06 May 2023 - 12:55 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sudan, operation kaveri, Indian Air force, RESCUE OPERATION, Stranded Nationals

Courtesy: The Times of India

Operation Kaveri

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Operation Kaveri Continues, 530 Indians Evacuated From Sudan

India has evacuated more than 530 of its citizens from Sudan using military aircrafts with more to be taken out of the northeast African country amid a lull in fighting between the regular army and a rebel paramilitary force. The evacuation began on Tuesday after forces loyal to the Sudan Army chief, Gen Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, and his deputy-turned-rival, Gen Mohamed Hamdan Daglo, agreed on 72-hour nationwide ceasefire.

Wed, 26 Apr 2023 - 11:31 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: operation kaveri, Stranded Indians, Indian government, Sudan, Army Aircrafts

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Amin Awad

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UN Chief Appoints Amin Awad Of Sudan As UN Crisis Coordinator For Ukraine

Amin Awad of Sudan who has served in a range of senior roles with the UNHCR, has been appointed as Assistant Secretary-General by United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Awad has over 30 years of experience and will now serve as UN Crisis Coordinator for Ukraine. Awad has worked in the field of humanitarian affairs, strategic action, planning, and development. Meanwhile, Ukrainian President Volodymyr  Zelenskyy has vowed to defend… read-more

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 - 11:48 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: United Nations, Antonio Guterres, Amin Awad, Sudan, Ukraine

Courtesy: ANI

Sudan Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok

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Sudan PM Abdalla Hamdok Resigns Due To 'Political Crisis'

Sudan PM Abdulla Hamdok submitted his resignation from his post due to an ongoing "political crisis" in the country, on January 3. ''I announce to you my resignation...to make way for another person,'' said Hamdok. Reportedly, the crisis started since General Commander of the Sudanese Armed Forces, Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan declared a state of emergency in October. However, it is not clear who will take up the post next.

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 12:58 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Resignation, Sudan, Political crisis, Sudan PM, State of Emergency

International Filghts

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Sudan Bars Entry Of Travellers From India As COVID Cases Rise

Sudan's Health Emergency Committee has announced that the travellers from India and those who visited India two weeks prior will be barred from entering the African country. The decision was taken as the B.1.617 variant has pushed India's COVID tally beyond 25-million mark. Besides, the committee also ordered to shut down schools for a month and warned of crossing the 1,00,000-cases mark if people do not follow the restrictions.

Wed, 19 May 2021 - 09:40 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Sudan, Covid-19, travel restrictions, B.1.617

Courtesy: NDTV


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ONGC Exits From Sudan Due to Payment Issues; Dues of $430 Million Not Paid

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) withdrew from Sudan Oil Fields because of the payment issues. Reportedly, It's international arm, ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL) is yet to receive a pending amount of $430.69 million from the Sudanese Government. An official stated that ONGC failed to recover the amount through diplomatic talks, and initiated separate arbitrations for it. "OVL terminated the Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA… read-more

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 03:07 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: ONGC, Sudan, OVL, oil field

Courtesy: The Economic Times