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Aviation

Aviation sector set to soar in India, says PM Narendra Modi

Posting orders for over 900 aircraft during the past one year, the aviation sector in India is poised for a huge growth in the coming years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Overnight inter-city travel by trains could soon be at 250 kmph

Overnight intercity travel could soon get faster as railways plans to run trains at a speed of 200-250 kmph on new high speed corridors to be announced in April this year. Railways minister Piyush Goyal has

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani train gets a makeover under Indian Railways Operation Swarn

Passengers on the Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express are in for a delight as the Indian Railways has introduced new coaches for the superfast air-conditioned train under Operation Swarn. The new coaches

Airlines

Airlines liable to pay passengers for denying boarding: DGCA to HC

Aviation regulator DGCA has told the Delhi High Court that it does not permit the practice of overbooking of flights and the airlines are liable to compensate the passengers who

Destinations

India’s fastest Gatimaan Express Extends its Route to Gwalior-Jhansi

India’s fastest train Gatimaan Express route has been extended to Gwalior and Jhansi which will affect its speed. The train which runs at a speed of 160 Kmph will slow

Tour Operator

Thomas Cook India inks contract with the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., has partnered with the Government of India for the path-breaking Khelo India School Games, a vital part of the Khelo India Programme- a transformational initiative of the

Travel

The Emirates Group signs MoU with the Government of Andhra Pradesh

The Emirates Group, and its affiliated entities including flydubai, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board, Government of Andhra Pradesh, to establish a

Travel

Air India’s FY17 operating profit more than doubles to Rs. 298 crore

The net loss of the divestment-bound Air India, however, widened to Rs5,765.16 crore in 2016-17. Air India has been “consistently improving” its overall performance and more than doubled its operating

Railways

Shatabdi, Rajdhani, Duronto trains to have CCTV cameras in every coach

Around Rs 3,000 crore were allocated in the 2018-19 Union Budget to install CCTV cameras in all the 11,000 trains eventually. All coaches of the Shatabdi, Rajdhani and Duronto trains

Railways

Maharajas Express’ Special Companion Offer

On the booking of first adult on a twin-sharing basis at full cost, the second adult sharing the same cabin will get 50% discount on the adult cost.  The Maharajas