India might start International Flights “Even By Middle June

International flight operations may start by mid-June or end-July if the COVID-19 virus “behaves in a predictable manner”, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said Saturday afternoon, during an online discussion with the public to clarify norms governing “calibrated” restart of domestic flights from Monday.

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Forest fire forces evacuation of 1,000 people in N.S., Highway 107 closed

HALIFAX, May 23: A forest fire in Porters Lake, N.S., on Saturday has resulted in over 1,000 residents being evacuated from their homes. At around 12:20 p.m., Halifax Fire crews were called to a wildfire off of Highway 107 in Porters Lake, N.S., near West Porters Lake Road. Around 2 p.m., Halifax Regional Fire and […]

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Update: 76 killed as Pakistani airliner crashes in Karachi, watch video from scene

In updated information, the Sindh Health Department has confirmed that 76 people have been killed in the crash of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight that was about to land in Karachi on Friday. The airline’s CEO confirmed this at a news conference, revising down a higher figure of 107 given by Pakistan’s Aviation Ministry […]

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Ontario providing Tools Grant of $2.5 million in 2020-21 and $7.5 million in 2021-22

The government is also forgiving more than $10 million in outstanding loans owed by apprentices for tool purchases made at the beginning of their careers. The Loans for Tools Program allowed thousands of new apprentices to buy tools, equipment, clothing, manuals and code books required for their trade. About 19,000 apprentices who participated in the program owed, on average, $495.

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Pakistan plane crashes in residential area minutes before landing in Karachi, 107 feared dead

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crashed in Karachi on Friday on a residential area. The flight was on its way from Lahore to Karachi. The pilot reported an engine failure to the ATC minutes before the crash. Two persons on the ground escape miraculously.

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