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Economy

Economy: 7 positive reports in 2019 you might have missed

Manufacturing, FDI, GST collection and other aspects of the economy posted remarkably improved figures just before the year 2019 ended

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Business

Puri: Air India will be difficult to run if not privatised

Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep S Puri also answered a question on the fate of reservation in Air India once the airline is privatised

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India

Chidambaram embroiled in 7 cases of corruption

INX Media is not the only case of alleged corruption that P Chidambaram and family faces; here are six more of their ‘dubious’ acts

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India

DGCA examining introduction of MPL system

DGCA is planning to introduce Multi-Crew Pilot License (MPL) programme which is in place in many European countries as an assessment

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India

Air India suffered loss of Rs 430 crore due to Pak airspace closure

Air India has suffered a loss of Rs 430 crore in the last four months of air space being restricted by the neighbouring country.

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Business

Air India to launch direct Delhi-Toronto flight on 27 September

Besides, Air India will offer the first international flight from MP to the Gulf and beyond; it is planning a direct flight to Nairobi.

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Business

Puri: Air India disinvestment a commitment of govt

Puri said there has been a steady improvement in finances of Air India and the airline is set to make a profit during the current financial year

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India

Pilot who evaded breath analyser test gets anticipatory bail

Kathpalia had operated a flight from New Delhi to Bengaluru without undergoing the mandatory pre-flight breath analyser test on January 19, 2017.

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India

Evacuation of Indians from Israel-Lebanon war zone, 2006, recalled

In Challenges of Governance: An Insider’s View, former Cabinet Secretary BK Chaturvedi recalls his experiences like the evacuation of Indian citizens from the simmering war zone 13 years ago

 

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India

DGCA suspends Air India pilot undergoing hair-fall treatment

Apparently, the alcohol content in his medicine that stayed in his body crossed the permissible limit of the substance as per the DGCA standard