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The development comes exactly a week after the suspension on oversees air services was extended till July 15.
The regulator said the validity of the earlier circular has been extended till 11:59pm of July 31.
"However, international scheduled flights may be allowed on selected routes by the competent authority on case to case basis," the circular read.
Last month, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said that re-commencement of international flight services will depend on factors like 'border acceptance' norms in the arriving country and the traffic demand.
That time, he hinted at the prospects of bilateral bubble arrangements, which will allow some international operations between countries.
At present, healthy demand for evacuation flights have been witnessed in the North America-India sector.
Passenger air services were suspended on March 25 due to the nationwide lockdown to check the spread of COVID-19, although domestic air services has resumed in a phased manner from May 25.
Currently, airlines are only allowed to deploy 45 per cent of their total capacity.
Taj Mahal to reopen from July 6 for visitorsMeanwhile, the Tourism industry captains in Agra have welcomed the decision of the Union Culture Ministry to reopen the Taj Mahal and other ASI protected monuments for visitors from July 6.
While the industry has started making preparations, a few doubting Thomases and some health activists here wondered if "it was a little early and premature as the COVID-19 infection spread has not yet been effectively checked."
Union Culture Minister Prahlad Singh tweeted on Thursday that ASI monuments could now be opened taking necessary precautions and full safety measures.
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A long-cherished demand of the Kerala diaspora and the business community turned into a reality when an Air India non-stop flight from London landed on Friday night.
So far the group has arranged about a dozen flights to various Indian cities including Gaya, Lucknow, Varanasi, Jaipur and Kolkata. Latest flight was operated on Saturday to Gaya in Bihar.
"It is not just a mission that brought back stranded and distressed citizens from around the world, but Vande Bharat has been a mission of hope and happiness, of letting people know that they will not be left behind even in the most testing times," Puri said.
In a statement by the airline on Thursday, flights can be booked on emirates website or via travel agents, Emirates sales office and contact centre. Passengers will be required to comply with all requirements of the destination country.
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The Dubai Public Prosecution referred 18 defendants of different nationalities to the Dubai Misdemeanors Court on charges of laundering $8.4 million (Dhs31 million) between 2014 and 2020 by exploiting three companies.
NCM expected the formation of clouds in the east and far north, with a possibility of rainfall on Sunday. The lowest temperature (11.2 °C) was recorded on Saturday at 6:45am in Rokna in the city of Al Ain.