Air traffic controllers seek to oust ‘misbehaving’ Surat airport director

MUMBAI: A day of celebration turned into one of confrontation and controversy instead of spreading cheer. On the `International Day of the Air Traffic Controller’ which was celebrated last week, tempers flew at the Surat air traffic control tower after the airport director allegedly chided and shouted at the controllers who were on duty. On …

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US President Biden urged not to impose CAATSA sanctions on India

WASHINGTON: Two powerful US Senators have urged President Joe Biden not to impose provisions of the punitive Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) against India for buying the S-400 surface-to-air missile system from Russia. In a letter to Biden, Senators Mark Warner of the Democratic Party and John Cornyn of the Republican Party on …

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Singapore has just 60 ICU beds left as severe Covid cases rise

Singapore reported 3,174 new Covid-19 cases on October 26. SINGAPORE: The number of seriously ill Covid-19 patients in Singapore has risen to such an extent that there are 60 empty beds currently left in intensive care units. The overall ICU utilization rate stood at 83.6% as of Monday, the city-state’s health ministry said, up from …

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Ministers, party leaders detained in apparent coup in Sudan

KHARTOUM: Most of the members of Sudan’s cabinet and a large number of pro-government party leaders were arrested on Monday in an apparent coup after weeks of tension between the military and a civilian government, three political sources said. Sudanese military and paramilitary forces deployed across the capital, Khartoum, restricting civilians’ movements, as protesters carrying …

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Stock market live: Sensex rises 263 points; Nifty trades above 18,150

Stock market live: Sensex rises 263 points; Nifty trades above 18,150 All eyes will be on how market reacts to quarterly results of Reliance Industries. Stay with us for live updates THE TIMES OF INDIA | Oct 25, 2021, 13:19:21 IST FacebookTwitterLinkedinEMail Source link