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What Are The Covid Entry Rules For Travellers To European Countries?

Aug 24, 2021 Deutsche Welle

The hospitality sector in Europe is breathing a sigh of relief. Many countries have eased restrictions on everday life, making tourism possible again. DW Travel offers a brief recap of what rules apply in the EU.

Indie Singer-Songwriter Vineet Singh Hukmani Becomes The First Ever Artist To Have Six Number Ones On The Euro Indie Music Charts

Aug 13, 2021 Samarth Goyal

He has received a certificate and a digital plaque from The European Independent Music Commission, the official body that represents the 26-year-old top 100 chart.


After Hiccups, Nine European Nations Accept India’s Covishield For Travel: Sources

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday took up the issue of inclusion of Covishield in the EU digital Covid certificate scheme during a meeting with the High Representative of the European Union.

Former Kerala Health Minister Shailaja Teacher Bags Prestigious European Award

Jun 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

"Shailaja Teacher's example will inspire young women" to enter public service and Kerala's record in containing the epidemic gives hope to nations in the developing world, said President and Rector of CEU, Michael Ignatieff.


After Canada, Germany Suspends Use Of Astrazeneca Vaccine For Under -60s

Germany's medical regulator said it had received a total of 31 reports of rare blood clots in recent recipients of the AstraZeneca vaccine by March 29.

29 March, 2021

Suez Canal Blockade: Feeling Lonely? Try This Dating App Created Just To Give Company To Stuck Vessels

Outlook Web Bureau

A San Fransisco based woman, named Danielle Baskin, created a dating app called 'Forever Given' for those stuck inside the ship


29 March, 2021

Where Is Amer Village? It's Where The Ship Got Stuck At Suez Canal

Associated Press (AP)

Last week, Amer village was suddenly thrust into the limelight after a massive container ship, the Ever Given, got stuck nearby


25 January, 2021

New Covid Strain: EU Proposes More Travel Restrictions To Curb Virus Variants

Associated Press (AP)

More than 400,000 EU citizens have already died from the virus since the pandemic first hit Europe last year.


20 January, 2021

EU Sighs With Relief As Joe Biden Prepares To Enter White House

Associated Press (AP)

European Council President said that trans-Atlantic relations have “greatly suffered in the last four years. In these years, the world has grown more complex, less stable and less predictable.”


09 January, 2021

Ready Reckoner: The Top 10 Vaccine Candidates In The Race

PTI

About 200 vaccine candidates are in the works and 10 have been either approved by several countries or are under limited emergency use.


27 December, 2020

France Starts Vaccination For Covid But Public Sceptical

Associated Press (AP)

France's government has been cautious in its messaging about the Covid vaccine and is not making them obligatory.


25 December, 2020

Vajpayee's Pokhran Nuclear Tests In 1998 'Most Enduring' Contribution: Jaishankar

PTI

Paying rich tribute to Vajpayee on his 96th birth anniversary, Jaishankar said his vision led to the expansion of India's overall external engagements.


24 December, 2020

No Test On Arrival For Asymptomatic Passengers Coming From Abroad: Maha Govt

PTI

However, seven-day institutional quarantine has been made mandatory for asymptomatic passengers arriving from Europe, South Africa and the Middle-East.


05 December, 2020

India Becomes Top Buyer Of Covid Vaccine With 1.6 Billion Doses

PTI

Experts say this could cover 60 percent population as India has confirmed 1.6 billion doses of three vaccines followed by US and Europe


01 December, 2020

Rumour Has It: Real Madrid Can't Afford Kylian Mbappe, Chelsea Lead David Alaba Race

Stats Perform

Linked with a move for Kylian Mbappe, Real Madrid's plans may be delayed.


25 October, 2020

Spain Declares Nationwide Curfew Over Covid Scare

Associated Press (AP)

The reality is that Europe and Spain are immersed in a second wave of the pandemic: Spain Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez


16 September, 2020

Digital Banking Will Be The Future Of Banking Post Corona Pandemic

Srivatsa Subbanna

Customers now expect banks to maximize digital interactions and come up with digital alternatives for their day-to-day banking needs as they are now more open to trying out a new app than they were before the COVID-19 pandemic.


25 June, 2020

Europe Plans To Reopen Borders Next Week; Americans Unlikely To Be Allowed

Associated Press (AP)

The bloc aims to revise the list of countries allowed to enter every two weeks based on developments, with new countries joining or possibly even denied access to Europe depending on the spread of the disease.


Photo Gallery

Children suffering from viral fever rest on cots at a house at Pinahat in Agra.

PTI Photo

Union Minister for Civil Aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia addresses a press conference on announcement of PLI scheme for Drones and Drone Components, at NMC in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri (C) launches the Book “Modi Stole My Mask", authired by Amit Bagaria (L) and Savid Rodrgues (R), in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

President Ram Nath Kovind being welcomed by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on his arrival at Annadale, in Shimla.

PTI Photo

A man stands near a partially submerged vehicle due to waterlogging following heavy rains in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

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