A study had described an unusual variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome characterised by prominent facial weakness in seven cases from a regional medical center in Kerala.
At 3.18 am on Wednesday, Air India dreamliner (AI 150) from London landed at Cochin with 221 passengers. Later at 5.57 am, the flight AI 149 departed for Heathrow with 232 passengers on board.
Josep Borrell outlined the EU's stance in a statement after an emergency meeting of European Union foreign ministers to discuss the Taliban's quick seizure of the Afghan capital Kabul.
The European Commission has proposed 13 legislative proposals, its biggest climate package yet, to cut planet-warming emissions.
India had asked the members of the 27-nation grouping to individually consider allowing Indians who have taken Covishield and Covaxin vaccines and want to travel to Europe.
The European Union's Digital COVID certificate framework to facilitate free movement during the COVID-19 pandemic is to come into effect on Thursday.
Negotiators reached a deal in April on the climate law, which puts tougher emissions-cutting targets at the heart of EU policymaking.
India is struggling with the second wave of coronavirus infection and hospitals in several states are reeling under a shortage of medical oxygen and beds in view of a rising number of COVID-19 cases.
The European climate law will guide the bloc's regulations in the coming decades. It includes a target to reduce net emissions by at least 55% by the end of the decade from 1990 levels.
The Digital Green Pass will include information on vaccination, test results and statements of recovery and will fully respect data protection, security and privacy.