indigo suffers quarter loss

MUMBAI, 26 October 2018: Leading Indian airline IndiGo reported its first quarterly loss as a listed company Wednesday as rising oil costs and a weak rupee erode the profitability of India's carriers. IndiGo, India's largest airline by market share, posted...

Nose bleeds turn aircraft back

MUMBAI, 21 September 2018: A cockpit mix-up left more than 30 passengers on an Indian plane bleeding from their ears and noses Thursday after the crew forgot to flick a switch regulating cabin air pressure. The Jet Airways flight to...
NEW DELHI, 21 May 2018: India’s Tourism Minister has called for stronger efforts to build better air connectivity to the country’s tourist destinations. The Minister of State for Tourism, KJ Alphons, asked the Civil Aviation Ministry to pursue leads and...
RISHIKESH, India, 14 August 2018: Fifty years after the Beatles came to India, the bungalows where the Fab Four lived, the post office where John Lennon sent Yoko Ono postcards and the giggling guru's house are all ruins. Maharishi Mahesh...
PANJIM, India, 8 January  2018: Sahyadri Wellness & Educational Foundation is organising the GoaWellnessFest as a five-day retreat of mindfulness, physical well-being and food-based detox. The festival will be held 24 to 28 January at The International Center, Dona-Paula, Panjim,...
NEW DELHI, 7 March 2016: When doctors told Australian Greg Jefferys he had Hepatitis C and the disease was destroying his liver, the devastating diagnosis was compounded by the cost of a cure. Unable to afford Sovaldi, hailed as a...

Mumbai tackles traffic

MUMBAI, 23 January 2018: A new underground metro is expected to ease the burden on Mumbai's notoriously congested roads and railways, but not everybody in India's sprawling financial capital is happy about the multi-billion-dollar project. Announced in 2014 with much...
NEW DELHI, 6 November 2018: EaseMyTrip has introduced an Android mobile app that it claims will allow airline passengers to chat among themselves while flying. The app uses the offline mode during the flight itself, but allows app users to...
BANGKOK, 12 October 2018: Air India will introduce two new routes to Bangkok, mid October, from Bengaluru and Kolkata. With its future uncertain back home, Air India has opted to expand its Thailand services counting on the popularity of Bangkok...

TATA mulls stake in Jet Airways

MUMBAI, 15 November 2028: Shares in India's second-largest airline Jet Airways jumped almost 3% Wednesday following reports that salt-to-steel conglomerate Tata Group might invest in it. Tata is reviewing Jet's accounts with a view to potentially buying a stake, Bloomberg...