14 Oct 2016
After the All India Muslim Personal Law Board rejected the Law Commission's questionnaire on Uniform Civil Code, a fierce debate triggered countrywide.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Government today relaxed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms in a host of sectors including civil aviation, single-brand retail, defence and pharma by permitting more investments under automatic route.
11 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Taking a serious note of the indiscriminate policies followed by airlines on flight cancellations, the Civil Aviation Ministry today announced a host of steps to rein them in and said such charges can't exceed the base fare.
16 Jun 2016
New Delhi: In a bid to infuse fresh life in the aviation sector, the government yesterday sanctioned many reforms, including fixing maximum airfare for an hour and half-an-hour at Rs 25,00 and Rs 1,250 respectively.
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.
08 Sep 2016
Srinagar: A civil society group in Jammu and Kashmir has written to President Pranab Mukherjee, seeking a "direct dialogue" with all stakeholders, including separatists, besides advocating repeal of laws like AFSPA and ban on use of pellet guns as confidence building measures for starting talks.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Limiting exorbitant air ticket cancellation fee, upto five-fold hike to Rs 20,000 in compensation for denied boarding and steep reduction in excess baggage fee are among a slew of steps proposed by Government yesterday, in a move that will give fliers some reason to cheer.
16 Mar 2016
Hyderabad: The new civil aviation policy is expected to be finalised early next financial year with the government still working on certain issues including those related to the 5/20 international flying norm.
24 Sep 2016
Volkswagen India is all geared up to launch the Polo Allstar Special Edition in India. The launch is expected to happen during the festive season this year. The Volkswagen Polo Allstar Special Edition was unveiled first in December 2015 to promote the UEFA European Championship.
05 Sep 2016
Damascus: At least 43 people were killed and dozens injured on Monday in a series of explosions that rocked several key Syrian cities, officials said.