Air India is the flag carrier of India and operates a flight to Taipei made possible through a code-share agreement with EVA Airways Corp. On Wednesday, Air India had changed the name on its website, following instructions from the government. It is believed that Air India will have taken this step only after discussions with the Ministry of External Affairs. Kumar was referring to the "One China" policy of India.
The passage through the Taiwan Strait, the first such one by a U.S. Navy ship in about a year, follows a series of Chinese military drills around the island that have stoked tensions between Taipei and Beijing.
MOFA has also urged the Indian Ministry of External Affairs' International Trade and Civil Aviation department to reject "political meddling by foreign governments in the independent operations of Indian enterprises". The letter also spoke of taking action against the airlines if they did not take action according to the letter.
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LiAngelo Ball is finally getting his wish to play for a Los Angeles basketball team - just not the one he originally intended. LaVar Ball's middle child will play alongside younger brother LaMelo and make his JBA debut Thursday in Ontario, Calif.
HKFP has contacted Air India for comment. China has claimed sovereignty over Taiwan since the end of the Chinese civil war in 1949, when the defeated Nationalist government fled to the island.
Taiwan has criticized companies for giving in to China's pressure, saying in May that "such acts send a wrong message to the world".
USA overtures towards Taiwan, from unveiling a new de facto embassy to passing the Taiwan Travel Act, which encourages US officials to visit, have further escalated tension between Beijing and Taipei. "It did not support the separatist movement in Assam province, and hence India should not support the demand for Taiwan independence", the report said.
"But if they refuse to make corrections when reminded, they are obviously supporting Taiwan independence and must face possible consequences or could even be thrown out of the Chinese market", it added.
More calls came in to dispatch and said the man was threatening people, claiming to have a gun and kept reaching into his pockets. Crowley was under post-prison supervision for several counts of burglary and one count of criminal mischief.
Meanwhile, a letter of apology from the coach of the football team was delivered to the boys' parents via the cave divers. But although the eight were rescued, there were concerns they may have contracted an illness while in the cave.
Today, Apple released iOS 11.4.1 which fixes a couple of bugs and introduces a new security feature: USB Restricted Mode. Greyshift claimed it had already worked around that restriction but it might not have to, at least not for a while.
If the Red Devils can get the ball to Hazard in unsafe areas he has the talent to create plenty of headaches for defenders. The Three Lions could have scored more goals from open play had Raheem Sterling showed more composure in front of goal.
Under Conservative Party rules, a confidence vote in a leader can be triggered if 48 Conservative lawmakers request one. In response to questions about whether the government is in " meltdown ", May's spokesman said "it is not".
As per the Squawka Football stats, he completed on 10 take-ons against Brazil - a record in a single game at this World Cup . France have the personnel to take this game wide open, especially with Belgium being sloppy on the defensive end at times.
Following that question the Juventus press officer stepped in. "If he doesn't leave, we still have him for his best moments". Buffon confirmed his Juve exit in May, having been tormented by Ronaldo in the Champions League the past two seasons.
Standing in the way of the rich selection of potential match winning performers on either side are two outstanding goalkeepers. Benjamin Mendy is unlikely to be fit for France after not playing on Friday against Uruguay and then not training on Saturday.
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But Elliott, Bowman and rookie William Byron are not only winless this season, they are 0 for their careers. This was the final restrictor-plate race prior to the playoffs, which begin in September.
Thai cave rescue sees four more boys freed
Last Monday they were discovered huddled on a narrow rock shelf deep within the flooded cave system. He said he sent a small submarine to Thailand; it is expected to arrive Monday night local time .