One Keralite said: "There are several checkposts erected by Taliban and getting to the airport was a herculean task. I thank the Government of India and the Government of Kerala for having helped all of us back to India."
Flames swept through a residential town outside Athens for a fifth day as wildfires burned across Greece, encroaching on more inhabited areas after burning scores of homes, businesses and farms.
Roads leading to Kabul airport were choked with traffic, while families hoping for a miracle escape crowded between the barbed-wire surrounds of an unofficial no man's land separating the Taliban from US troops.
The storm had lost power while crossing over the Yucatan Peninsula on Thursday, swirling through Mexico's main tourist strip, but it rapidly drew in power from the relatively warm Gulf of Mexico as it moved toward the country's mainland.
The US military published pictures showing its soldiers taking care of children on the grounds of Hamid Karzai International Airport.
The military’s Air Mobility Command tweeted that the mother began having complications during the flight Saturday. It says: "The aircraft commander decided to descend in altitude to increase air pressure in the aircraft, which helped stabilise and save the mother’s life."
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, last night received a phone call from President Joe Biden of the United States of America.
Though he had impressive academic and professional qualifications, Sayed Sadaat could not get a job in Leipzig, a major reason being he was not conversant with German. However, he is quite modest when it comes to his job.
Soman Noori, 26, was in labour during a Turkish Airlines flight from Dubai to Birmingham, and gave birth when the plane was flying at an altitude of 30,000 feet in Kuwaiti airspace.
The Indian Meteorological Department said landfall began around 9am (0330 GMT) and warned that it would generate waves higher than rooftops in some areas. Coastal areas experienced wind gusts up to 155 kilometres an hour and pounding rain.