08 Oct 2015
Washington: Ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit here this month, the US is negotiating a pact on new limits on Pakistan's nuclear weapons and delivery systems, a deal that might lead to an agreement similar to the Indo-US civil nuclear deal, according to a media report.
16 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, will now have to undergo security checks at airports with the government today dropping his no-frisking privileges after his frequent barbs over the issue on social media.
28 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Centre has formed a panel to review the civil services examination pattern, Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Jitendra Singh said yesterday.
22 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar, whose filmography boasts of hit comedies like 'Hera Pheri', 'Welcome' and 'Singh is King', says comedy stars do not get their due in the film industry.
22 Sep 2015
Washington: Asserting that India offers immense opportunities, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today sought investments from the US industry in both public and private sectors in the country for a 'win-win' outcome.
29 May 2014
New Delhi: Senior TDP leader Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Thursday took charge as the new Civil Aviation Minister, assuring that he would strive to create a level- playing field for all players in the crucial infrastructure sector.
12 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Civil Aviation Ministry is making efforts to secure about Rs 2,400 crore for Air India through supplementary budgetary allocations and recovery of dues worth Rs 600 crore related to use of its planes for VVIP travel. Out of the total, around Rs 1,800 crore is being sought to meet the funding shortfall faced by the cash-starved national carrier.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Detailed discussions are being held by the government with all stakeholders in the aviation industry including the air carriers and airport operators to come out with measures to spur growth in the aviation sector.
13 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Going through an ownership change, budget carrier SpiceJet on Friday said it would "very soon" get the first tranche of funds under a recapitalisation process, while plans are being worked out for 'rightsizing' of operations including the headcount.
02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Civil Aviation Ministry has sought reports from Air India on the recent incidents involving Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister Kiren Rijiju which allegedly led to delay of flights.