Thursday, November 23, 2017

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Paytm in talks to acquire online travel startup Via.com: Report

DELHI: Digital payments major Paytm has entered into discussions to acquire online travel company Via.com as it doubles down on its travel and hospitality...
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Delhi Metro launches WiFi on Blue Line stations

DELHI: Free WiFi facility was activated across all 50 stations on the Delhi Metro's Blue Line on August 25, making it easier for thousands...
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MakeMyTrip signs up for Travelport’s platform

DELHI: Leading online travel agency (OTA) MakeMyTrip on Wednesday said that it has entered into an agreement with InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ), for the...

Kullu launches tourists tracking website

MANALI: Kullu administration on Tuesday launched gokullu.com, which is a GPS-enabled tracking website designed to record footprints of every tourist. The move by the administration...

Yatra.com launches android ‘smart watch wear’ app

DELHI: Online travel portal Yatra has launched ‘Smart Watch Wear App’ for android devices. The app gives users access to the flow of bookings done...
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Internet, sat phones in Indian skies by next year

DELHI: In a year’s time, Indian flyers can browse the Internet while onboard. This inflight connectivity, which was hitherto available only for defence personnel, will...
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Panel to finalise regulations for drones: Sinha

DELHI: The civil aviation ministry has set up a committee, which includes officers from security agencies, to finalise the regulations for use of drones,...

Pay Delhi Metro fare with your wrist watch!

DELHI: Are you fed up with swiping your card in Delhi Metro? Now you can travel in style by using your wrist watch to...

Honeywell wants growth in connected aircraft business

MUMBAI: American aerospace major Honeywell International, which flew in a 'connected aircraft' to the city on July 3, estimates a USD 7 billion market...
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Vistara brings augmented reality to Indian skies

DELHI: Airline companies in India are latest to experiment with augmented reality on the ground and on their flights. This month, Vistara integrated Augmented Reality...