Displaying time/game clock

Is there a way to display the time (the time within the game that is) in the statues line?

Try using the fancy status line in Basic Screen Effects by Emily Short, built in to Inform 7.

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It can be as simple as

When play begins:
now the right hand status line is "Time: [time of day]".

Check out the documentation, chapter 8.3 for more details.