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Covid-19 travel updates: California to keep emergency order, Chicago lifts curbs

From England delaying reopening to Chicago fully reopening, California remaining under a state of emergency, Paris lifting the curfew for the French Open fans and Switzerland planning to reopen its borders for overseas visitors who have received a Covid-19 vaccine, catch all the travel updates here
Covid-19 travel updates: California to keep emergency order, Chicago lifts curbs(Unsplash)
Covid-19 travel updates: California to keep emergency order, Chicago lifts curbs(Unsplash)
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 05:42 PM IST
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Thousands rally in Mauritius against corruption, call for general election

Public “institutions cannot continue to rot,” Arvin Boolell, leader of the opposition in the National Assembly, said at the rally. “We walk for freedom.”
Arvin Boolell, leader of the opposition in the National Assembly.(Facebook/@drarvinboolell)
Arvin Boolell, leader of the opposition in the National Assembly.(Facebook/@drarvinboolell)
Published on Feb 13, 2021 07:15 PM IST
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Outline your overseas education with Careers N’ Options

Every year, lakhs of students fly to different parts of the world for higher studies in order to make their career better. Careers N’ Options with proper guidance and high-quality service ensures that all your wishes and aspirations are fulfilled.
Updated on Jan 06, 2021 05:03 PM IST
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Studying abroad becomes a dream come true for students with Careers N’ Options

Helping students take the leap of faith that will shape their future, for free.
Ms. Stella , Managing Director, Careers N’ Options Services Private Limited(Careers N’ Options)
Ms. Stella , Managing Director, Careers N’ Options Services Private Limited(Careers N’ Options)
Updated on Dec 28, 2020 05:12 PM IST
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Planning to study abroad? Do it the right way with Career N’ Options

Founded in 2009, Career N’ Options is among the top picks for students to gain counselling and technical help with regards to their education.
The team at Career N’ Options works day and night in order to ensure no loss of time and opportunity for their valued clients, says Ms. Stella, Managing Director, Career N’ Options.(Career N’ Options)
The team at Career N’ Options works day and night in order to ensure no loss of time and opportunity for their valued clients, says Ms. Stella, Managing Director, Career N’ Options.(Career N’ Options)
Updated on Dec 17, 2020 12:36 PM IST
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India, Sri Lanka, Maldives to revive trilateral maritime security dialogue

As part of efforts by the three countries to expand maritime security cooperation in the Indian Ocean, three more countries—Bangladesh, Seychelles and Mauritius—have been invited as observers for the meeting
NSA Ajit Doval.(PTI File)
NSA Ajit Doval.(PTI File)
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 07:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByRezaul H Laskar

Delhi HC stays tax assessment against PE firm Tiger Global

The tax department aimed to start tax assessment proceedings against the US-PE firm after an Authority of Advanced Rulings (AAR) order that had denied it India-Mauritius treaty benefits.
Tiger Global had claimed nil withholding tax, as its firms that made the Flipkart investment were based in Mauritius were set up before 2017.
Tiger Global had claimed nil withholding tax, as its firms that made the Flipkart investment were based in Mauritius were set up before 2017.
Updated on Sep 23, 2020 04:57 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Mumbai | ByPrathma Sharma and Jayshree P Upadhyay, New Delhi/mumbai

Sandip Ssingh makes texts with Sushant Singh Rajput, his family public: ‘My silence has broken 20 years of my image, family’

Sandip Ssingh has responded to speculation about his friendship with Sushant Singh Rajput and why he was in touch with ambulance drivers by making his texts with the late actor and his family public.
Sushant Singh Rajput died on June 14.(PTI)
Sushant Singh Rajput died on June 14.(PTI)
Updated on Sep 07, 2020 12:56 PM IST
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Indian Oil nears first Mauritius fuels export deal: Sources

This year because of falling local demand due to Covid-19 and weak margins, the company is attempting to lock in sales of its fuels.
IOC mostly stays away from participating in term tenders for fuel exports as the refiner sells most of its fuel in the local market, besides supplying its retail outlets in Nepal and Bhutan.(Reuters file photo)
IOC mostly stays away from participating in term tenders for fuel exports as the refiner sells most of its fuel in the local market, besides supplying its retail outlets in Nepal and Bhutan.(Reuters file photo)
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 01:27 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByReuters | Posted by Prashasti Singh

Mauritius arrests Indian captain of Japanese ship that spilled oil

The damaged ship spilled more than 1,000 tonnes of its cargo of 4,000 tons of fuel into the turquoise waters of the Mahebourg Lagoon, one of the island’s most pristine coastal areas.
Sunil Kumar Nandeshwar, captain of the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius, is seen outside the courthouse in Port Louis on Tuesday.(AP Photo)
Sunil Kumar Nandeshwar, captain of the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius, is seen outside the courthouse in Port Louis on Tuesday.(AP Photo)
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 01:44 AM IST
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Johannesburg | ByAssociated Press | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar

India sends tech team to contain Mauritius oil spill

A 10-member technical response team, consisting of Coast Guard personnel specially trained in oil spill containment measures, has been deployed to Mauritius to extend technical and operational assistance at the site
This satellite image provided by 2020 Maxar Technologies shows an aerial view on Saturday Aug. 15, 2020 of the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius.(AP Photo)
This satellite image provided by 2020 Maxar Technologies shows an aerial view on Saturday Aug. 15, 2020 of the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius.(AP Photo)
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 03:51 AM IST
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Coast Guard team from Goa part of mission to contain oil spill in Mauritius

Mauritius has asked for India’s assistance in containing the oil spill.
The Coast Guard team from Goa has already left for Mauritius.(Photo Courtesy-Indian Air Force)
The Coast Guard team from Goa has already left for Mauritius.(Photo Courtesy-Indian Air Force)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 11:20 PM IST
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HT Correspondent, Panaji | ByHT Correspondent | Posted by Abhinav Sahay

News updates from Hindustan Times: Kerala CM looks back at state’s fight with Covid-19 and all the latest news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan addresses the press in Thiruvananthapuram.(PTI file photo)
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan addresses the press in Thiruvananthapuram.(PTI file photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 04:58 PM IST
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Japanese ship involved in Mauritius oil spill breaks apart

The condition of the MV Wakashio was worsening early on Saturday and it split by the afternoon, the Mauritius National Crisis Committee said.
The vessel struck a coral reef on July 25, spilling about 1,000 tonnes of fuel oil and endangering corals, fish and other marine life in what some scientists have called the country’s worst ecological disaster.(Reuters Photo)
The vessel struck a coral reef on July 25, spilling about 1,000 tonnes of fuel oil and endangering corals, fish and other marine life in what some scientists have called the country’s worst ecological disaster.(Reuters Photo)
Published on Aug 16, 2020 09:52 AM IST
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Mauritius races to halt oil spill from ship

Already more than 1,000 tonnes of fuel has washed up on the eastern coast of Mauritius, polluting its coral reefs, protected lagoons and shoreline.
An aerial photo shows oil leaking from the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that ran aground off the coast of Mauritius.
An aerial photo shows oil leaking from the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that ran aground off the coast of Mauritius.
Published on Aug 11, 2020 05:16 AM IST
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Johannesburg | ByAssociated Press

Covid-19 travel restrictions have adverse effect on Africa’s tourism

Travel and tourism contributed $168 billion to African economies last year, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. Island nations including Mauritius and Seychelles heavily rely on the travellers for revenue.
Several African economies without mineral resources and oil have managed to monetise their beaches and wildlife. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)
Several African economies without mineral resources and oil have managed to monetise their beaches and wildlife. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 10, 2020 11:17 AM IST
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Mauritius races to contain oil spill, protect coastline

Thousands of students, environmental activists and residents of Mauritius were working around the clock Sunday, trying to reduce the damage to the Indian Ocean island from an oil spill after a tanker ran aground on a coral reef.
This photo taken and provided by Eric Villars shows oil leaking from the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020.(AP photo)
This photo taken and provided by Eric Villars shows oil leaking from the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020.(AP photo)
Updated on Aug 09, 2020 09:45 PM IST
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Johannesburg | ByAssociated Press

Modi, Mauritius PM to inaugurate Port Louis SC built with Indian aid

The Supreme Court building is one of five projects implemented under a $353-million special economic package extended by India in 2016. The structure is the first India-assisted infrastructure project in the capital of Mauritius.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth in Varanasi.(ANI file photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth in Varanasi.(ANI file photo)
Updated on Jul 29, 2020 07:51 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByRezaul H Laskar

India, Mauritius PMs to inaugurate new Supreme Court building on Thursday

The Supreme Court building is one of five projects implemented under a $353-million special economic package extended by India in 2016. The structure is the first India-assisted infrastructure project in the capital of Mauritius.
India also announced the implementation of nine “high impact community development projects” (HICDP) in the Maldives on Tuesday.(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
India also announced the implementation of nine “high impact community development projects” (HICDP) in the Maldives on Tuesday.(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 08:14 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByRezaul H Laskar

PM Modi calls Sri Lanka’s president, Mauritian counterpart; promises help during Covid-19 pandemic

PM Modi’s calls to the leaders come after the March video conference of the leaders of the Saarc to work out a strategy to contain the coronavirus pandemic and to deal with its economic implications.
The Prime Minister had suggested setting up of an emergency fund to battle Covid-19 in the south Asia region and made an initial offer of $10 million as India’s contribution.(REUTERS)
The Prime Minister had suggested setting up of an emergency fund to battle Covid-19 in the south Asia region and made an initial offer of $10 million as India’s contribution.(REUTERS)
Updated on May 23, 2020 05:24 PM IST
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India green-lights UAE, Kuwait request for ex-military doctors, nurses

India will also send two military rapid response teams comprising army doctors, nurses and paramedics to Mauritius and Comoros to help them cope with the crisis
Prime Minister Narendra Modi(AFP photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi(AFP photo)
Updated on Apr 29, 2020 07:18 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByShishir Gupta

Mauritian PM thanks India’s ‘generous donation’ amid Covid-19 crisis

“This high mark of goodwill underscores, once again, the close bonds between Mauritius and India,” PM Pravind Jugnauth tweeted out.
India has sent crates of medical supplies to hundreds of countries in the past two weeks.(ANI)
India has sent crates of medical supplies to hundreds of countries in the past two weeks.(ANI)
Updated on Apr 16, 2020 04:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Mauritius president stopped at Varanasi airport over excess luggage

The Mauritian president was on a two-day visit to the temple town along with a six-member delegation.
Mauritius president Pritivirajsing Roopun was stopped at the international airport in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi.(Twitter)
Mauritius president Pritivirajsing Roopun was stopped at the international airport in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi.(Twitter)
Updated on Feb 29, 2020 12:40 PM IST
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Varanasi | ByHT Correspondent

SEBI: Mauritius investors can still register as FPIs

The Securities and Exchange Board of India’s (Sebi) statement comes after the island nation, a tax haven and the second-largest source of foreign portfolio investments into India after the US in 2019, was placed on an international terror-financing watch list.
The logo of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is pictured on the premises of its headquarters in Mumbai.(REUTERS)
The logo of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is pictured on the premises of its headquarters in Mumbai.(REUTERS)
Published on Feb 26, 2020 12:52 AM IST
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Livemint, Mumbai | ByJayshree P Upadhyay

Bigg Boss’ voice Vijay Vikram Singh recalls meetings with Salman Khan, says ‘We meet him as fans’

Voice artist Vijay Vikram Singh, who is the voice of Bigg Boss, says how hearing his voice for the first time on TV was surreal.
Bigg Boss’ one of the narrator’s Vijay Vikram Singh.
Bigg Boss’ one of the narrator’s Vijay Vikram Singh.
Updated on Jan 24, 2020 03:15 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHT Correspondent

Mauritius prime minister on thanksgiving visit to Kangra temple

Mauritius prime minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth was on a day-long visit to Kangra district on Wednesday. He arrived from Delhi at Gaggal airport near Dharamshala in the morning where he was received by Kangra deputy commissioner Rakesh Kumar Prajapati.
Mauritius prime minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth at the Baglamukhi temple in Kangra on Wednesday. Baglamukhi Temple Trust chairman Rajat Giri (in black jacket) accompanied him.(HT Photo)
Mauritius prime minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth at the Baglamukhi temple in Kangra on Wednesday. Baglamukhi Temple Trust chairman Rajat Giri (in black jacket) accompanied him.(HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 04, 2019 05:16 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Dharamshala

Photos: Mauritius, an exotic land full of adventure, wildlife and more

Seakarting is one of the fun water sport activities you get to try out in Mauritius. 13
Seakarting is one of the fun water sport activities you get to try out in Mauritius.
Updated on Nov 11, 2019 07:13 PM IST
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RBI imposes 3 crore penalty on SBM Bank’s India branch over flouting norms

A scrutiny was carried out by RBI to examine the implementation of SWIFT related operational controls in SBM Bank (Mauritius) at its Indian operations, and it was observed that it failed to comply with certain provisions.
The Reserve Bank of India imposed a <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>3 crore penalty on SBM Bank (India) for non-compliance of regulatory norms by SBM Bank (Mauritius).(REUTERS Photo)
The Reserve Bank of India imposed a 3 crore penalty on SBM Bank (India) for non-compliance of regulatory norms by SBM Bank (Mauritius).(REUTERS Photo)
Updated on Oct 16, 2019 09:51 PM IST
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Mumbai | ByPress Trust of India

Festival to showcase classical-inspired contemporary Indian dance

Tribhangi Dance Theatre has over the years specialised in a unique combination of Indian, contemporary, African and Afro fusion dance forms that have found audiences in several countries.
Internationally renowned South African Indian dance company Tribhangi Dance Theatre will mark its 30th anniversary.(Unsplash)
Internationally renowned South African Indian dance company Tribhangi Dance Theatre will mark its 30th anniversary.(Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 30, 2019 04:47 PM IST
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#Travel: Go soaring over the ocean in Mauritius

The relatively new watersport of flyboarding lets you rise over the water while strapped onto a hoverboard with jets.
Flyboarding in Mauritius costs the equivalent of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>9,200, for about half an hour.(Joanna Lobo)
Flyboarding in Mauritius costs the equivalent of 9,200, for about half an hour.(Joanna Lobo)
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 10:42 AM IST
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