Foreign news schedule for Saturday, May 1

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- President Joe Biden issues proclamation restricting travel to US of all non-citizens who have stayed in India in past 14 days.

- US exempts categories of students, academics, journalists from India travel ban.

- Biden sending top diplomat Daniel Smith as interim envoy to India.

- IP protection: US puts India on Priority Watch List.

- Australians to face five-year jail or hefty fine if they return home from India.

- UNICEF sent 3,000 oxygen concentrators to India, supporting government in acceleration of vaccine rollout - Biden admin okays proposed sale of six P-8I patrol aircraft to India.

- Boeing announces USD10 million aid for India's fight against COVID-19.

- US to remain in communication with India on its needs to fight COVID-19: White House.

- Stories relating to COVID-19, its new strains and vaccines from multiple datelines. PTI NSA