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‘MAHA-UDAN’ The Quantum Jump Towards Development

‘MAHA-UDAN’ The Quantum Jump Towards Development

October 31, 2017

Maharashtra is firmly poised to carry forward the objectives of central government’s ‘UDAN Yojana’ while targeting smaller cities for developing airports within a 800 km radius of existing airports. With a cap on the fare at INR 2,500 for a distance of 500 kilometres, it op...

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Ozer Guler

Ozer Guler

October 31, 2017

With the number of Indian travellers consistently growing, Turkish Airlines hopes to develop its operations further to tap the potential market. Ozer Guler, general manager of Turkish Airlines (north and east India) talks about the success of the airlines in India. Since Turkish ...

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Tag-less Airports

Tag-less Airports

October 31, 2017

In a bid to avoid harassment and hassles at airports, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has taken the initiative to reduce management friction by removing the requirement for hand baggage tags at airports. There have been instances where passengers are queuing to board their ...

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SriLankan Airlines cultural evening to boost ties

SriLankan Airlines cultural evening to boost ties

August 16, 2017

SriLankan Airlines which has expanded its operations in the Indian aviation market arranged for an evening of cultural extravaganza to celebrate its “months of association with the City of Joy.”

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GMR Hyderabad International Airport commences mango exports to South Korea

GMR Hyderabad International Airport commences mango exports to South Korea

June 19, 2017

Envisioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to increase income of Indian farmers, GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL) which operates Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), Hyderabad announced it has started exporting mangoes to South Korea. RGIA also plans t...

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Need for Consolidation

Need for Consolidation

June 14, 2017

India is perhaps the only major country that holds two separate air shows dedicated to military and civil aviation. It is time to merge the two. It is well known that the two premier air shows of the world are the Farnborough International Air Show in the United Kingdom (UK) and ...

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Indian artist Sujata Bajaj’s ‘Ganapati’ launched at the Embassy of India, Rome

Indian artist Sujata Bajaj’s ‘Ganapati’ launched at the Embassy of India, Rome

May 7, 2017

Widely known Indian-international abstract artist Sujata Bajaj, carries a special relationship with the form of Ganesha and has been painting, etching and sculpting this form for over 30 years. A recently published book carrying the title 'Ganapati' retraces this artistic journey...

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Indian diaspora to get swift international delivery of Indian goods

Indian diaspora to get swift international delivery of Indian goods

April 10, 2017

In order to bring overseas Indians closer to ‘home’, SaleBhai.com, an e-commerce website, rolled out its services for international deliveries of Indian food items, handicrafts, healthcare products and more, for both the Indian diaspora and foreign nationals.

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India rolls out new liberalised visa scheme

India rolls out new liberalised visa scheme

April 5, 2017

Various steps have been taken to increase the number of inbound tourists to India, which includes relaxing the e-visa process.

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Indian government gives go ahead to 18 new airports

Indian government gives go ahead to 18 new airports

March 25, 2017

The government of India has given an ‘in-principle’ approval on March 21 for the construction of 18 airports for a substantial amount to enable industrial advancement.

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Five hidden treasures of India

Five hidden treasures of India

March 18, 2017

As kids, we came across plenty of treasure hunt stories like 'Aladdin', 'Sinbad the sailor', 'Masquerade' and 'Over Sea', to name a few, and wondered how good it would be if all of it came true. Well, what if treasures are not restricted to just story books?

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Israel Tourism aims to attract Indian tourists

Israel Tourism aims to attract Indian tourists

March 3, 2017

In an effort to attract Indian tourists, Israel has increased its promotional budgetary allocation to USD 2.5 million in the last two years and plans to ease visa norms.

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