IAF evacuates 3,358 from quake-hit Nepal, relief operation on

The number of people evacuated from Nepal by the Indian Air Force (IAF) reached 3,358 as another flight carrying the evacuees landed in India on Friday, the defence ministry said.

Nepal earthquake: China's PLA faces flak over swift evacuation by Indian military

The Indian military's swift evacuation of thousands of Indians from quake-hit Nepal has put China's PLA on the defensive with questions raised as to why its efforts to rescue stranded Chinese nationals did not match that of India.

Indian carriers support evacuation from Nepal

Even as Kathmandu airport is faced with a critical shortage of parking bays affecting flight schedules, Indian carriers have resumed normal service.

Nearly 1,200 Indians evacuated from Nepal

The number of Indians evacuated from Nepal crossed 1,000 on Sunday as another flight with 141 onboard landed here. The total number of people brought back from the quake-hit Himalayan nation since the first plane landed late on Saturday night is now 1,191.

Evacuation of Bangladeshis from war-torn Yemen: Diplomat thanks India

With more than 300 Bangladesh nationals safely evacuated from war-torn Yemen and brought here on board two passenger ships on Saturday, a senior diplomat of the neighbouring country thanked India for the timely help.

Russia evacuates over 650 from war-torn Yemen: Officials

Russia on Sunday evacuated more than 650 people of different nationalities from war-torn Yemen by air and sea, officials said.

VK Singh sparks fresh row, calls media 'presstitutes'
VK Singh sparks fresh row, calls media 'presstitutes'

Minister of State (External Affairs) VK Singh has said that overseeing the evacuation of Indians from war-torn Yemen is less exciting than going to the Pakistani embassy.

Yemen crisis: India evacuates 3300 Indians so far, says MEA

A batch of 574 people, considered to be the highest so far, has been evacuated from Yemen`s capital Sana`a by Air India, while an another group of 479 was rescued from Al Hudaydah by INS Mumbai, taking the total number of Indians rescued from the strife-torn country to nearly 3,300 on Monday.

Yemen crisis: Indian Navy completes evacuation from Aden, tweets Sushma Swaraj
Yemen crisis: Indian Navy completes evacuation from Aden, tweets Sushma Swaraj

Continuing the process of evacuation of Indians stuck in war-struck Yemen, INS Mumbai carrying the rescued nationals on Sunday reached Djibouti, Indian Ministry of External Affairs said.

Bombs were exploding and bullets flying: Yemen returnee

It was a scene straight out of a Bollywood potboiler -- with bombs exploding and bullets flying, recalled a West Bengal resident who has returned from Yemen.

Another 176 Pakistan nationals evacuated from Yemen

Pakistan on Friday successfully evacuated another 176 of its nationals from Yemen when a special plane carrying them arrived here at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport.

Two ships leaves Kochi to Djibouti Port to evacuate Indians in Yemen

India on Monday sent two passenger ships to Djibouti Port to evacuate Indians stranded in conflict-hit Yemen.

Halifax mall evacuated over 'potential threat': police

A mall in Canada's port city of Halifax, which is home to the navy's Atlantic fleet, was shuttered on Tuesday over a potential threat, police said.

Mauritius seeks India's coop in construction of mobile bridges

Mauritius Wednesday sought India's cooperation in construction of mobile bridges to be used for evacuation of people in event of natural disasters like floods.

Massive evacuation as Typhoon Hagupit nears Philippines

 More than half a million people in the Philippines have fled from a powerful typhoon in one of the world`s biggest peacetime evacuations, as the storm threatens to wreak more destruction on areas still bearing the scars of a super typhoon 13 months ago.

Cyclone Hudhud: PM Modi to chair meet today; over one lakh evacuated in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha
Cyclone Hudhud: PM Modi to chair meet today; over one lakh evacuated in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha

Evacuation of lakhs of people began in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, a day before Cyclone Hudhud is expected to make a landfall near Visakhapatnam coast.

Police evacuate over 4,000 in flood-hit Poonch district

Police have so far evacuated over 4,000 people in relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir's border district of Poonch.

Philippines evacuate thousands as volcano glows red

The Philippines has evacuated more than 12,000 people from around the foot of its most active volcano as the crater glows red and authorities warn of a possible eruption.

J&K floods: Carriers continue evacuation spree

 Carrying out their evacuation spree, several hundred marooned people were flown out of flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir today, as Air India mounted 21 flights between Jammu, Srinagar and Leh to carry military personnel for aiding rescue and relief operations.

Taiwan city evacuates residents from fatal gas blast site

Authorities in Taiwan`s second largest city today temporarily sealed off two streets and evacuated residents over reports of a fresh leak at the site of last week`s fatal gas explosions.