09 Dec 2016
There has been a considerable increase in the shipping business over a period of time with rise of the commercial industry and new sea routes being discovered. But, the accidents and risks cannot be ruled out completely.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
02 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Putting "floors and caps" on airfares will push the ticket prices higher as competition among airlines has kept the fares lower, Union Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said today.
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.