Thursday, November 23, 2017

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Govt unveils draft norms for drones

DELHI: Drones for civilian use will require a unique identification number as well as radio frequency tags, according to the civil aviation ministry as...
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40% seats on India’s bullet train route go vacant: RTI reply

MUMBAI: As the Narendra Modi government proceeds with the grandiose plans for a Bullet Train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, a RTI query has revealed...
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Air Deccan’s Gopinath to release biography soon

BENGALURU: Captain GR Gopinath has often been credited with making the dream of flying accessible to thousands of Indians, with the launch of his...

Domestic air passenger traffic up 16.4% in September

DELHI: Domestic airlines flew 95.83 lakh passengers in September registering an increase of 16.4 per cent over 82.30 lakh passengers flown during the same...
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Belfast & the Causeway Coast top destination to visit in 2018,...

BELFAST: Belfast & the Causeway Coast in Northern Ireland has been named the number one region in the world for travellers in 2018. The region...
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Drone to track drinking in public spaces in Telangana

HYDERABAD: For those heading to the banks of the Lower Manair Dam near Karimnagar town for a day of open air drinking and boisterous...
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IATA forecast air passengers will nearly double to 7.8 billion by...

GENEVA: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.8 billion passengers to travel in 2036, a near doubling of the 4 billion air travelers...

Cabinet approves Rs7 trillion road construction plan

DELHI: The union government on Tuesday, October 24, announced an outlay of Rs6.92 trillion for building an 83,677 km road network over the next...
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Why this IndiGo flight take-off was aborted!

PANAJI: An IndiGo 6E-468 Goa to Mumbai flight had to be aborted on Monday, October 23 during take off after it encountered a dog...
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Railways to offer wait-listed passengers option to fly by Air India

DELHI: Indian Railways is now offering passengers failing to get confirmed AC-I and AC-II class tickets for Rajdhani Express the option to fly by...