Air India to lease over 100 more planes, double fleet

The government has decided to almost double Air India’s fleet by adding over 100 aircraft, but without burdening the exchequer with a mammoth debt burden like last time. The airline will grow by le…

The government has decided to almost double Air India’s fleet by adding over 100 aircraft, but without burdening the exchequer with a mammoth debt burden like last time. The airline will grow by le…

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Air India to reserve six seats for women on domestic flights

In a first-of-its-kind move, national carrier Air India would reserve six seats in the front rows for women on its flights operating on domestic routes from next week. Lone women travelers, …

In a first-of-its-kind move, national carrier Air India would reserve six seats in the front rows for women on its flights operating on domestic routes from next week. Lone women travelers, …

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China fumes at Agni IV test, vows to help Pakistan

China on Thursday fumed at India’s testing of the Agni IV, its long-range ballistic missile, which can travel 4,000 km. India carried out the test on Monday, which closely follows successful testin…

China on Thursday fumed at India’s testing of the Agni IV, its long-range ballistic missile, which can travel 4,000 km. India carried out the test on Monday, which closely follows successful testin…

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SpaceX to start flying rockets next week

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is set to start flying rockets next week following an investigation into why one of them burst into flames on a launch pad four months ago, the company said yesterday. Spa…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is set to start flying rockets next week following an investigation into why one of them burst into flames on a launch pad four months ago, the company said yesterday. Spa…

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Delta to cancel order for 18 Boeing Dreamliners

Delta Air Lines Inc said that in agreement with Boeing Co it would cancel an order for 18 Dreamliner 787 aircraft, which it assumed as a part of its merger with Northwest Airlines. The order…

Delta Air Lines Inc said that in agreement with Boeing Co it would cancel an order for 18 Dreamliner 787 aircraft, which it assumed as a part of its merger with Northwest Airlines. The order…

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NavInfo, Tencent, GIC to buy 10% in German digital maps company HERE

Chinese digital maps and location services provider NavInfo Co., Ltd, internet services provider¬† Tencent Holdings Ltd and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC today struck a deal to buy a 10…

Chinese digital maps and location services provider NavInfo Co., Ltd, internet services provider¬† Tencent Holdings Ltd and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC today struck a deal to buy a 10…

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Former Air Force chief SP Tyagi granted bail in VVIP chopper case

The Patiala House court in Delhi today granted bail to former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi and two others in the Rs3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case

The Patiala House court in Delhi today granted bail to former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi and two others in the Rs3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case

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Watson helps Unruly to improve accuracy of online marketing campaign

British ad tech company Unruly has turned to IBM Watson to create a new cognitive powered psychographic targeting tool to increase the effectiveness of digital video ads. Unruly DNA combines the co…

British ad tech company Unruly has turned to IBM Watson to create a new cognitive powered psychographic targeting tool to increase the effectiveness of digital video ads. Unruly DNA combines the co…

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Icahn Enterprises to sell American Railcar Leasing to SMBC Rail in a $3.36-bn deal

Activist investor Carl Icahn’s investment firm, Icahn Enterprises LP yesterday struck a deal to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary American Railcar Leasing (ARL) to SMBC Rail Services for an enterpri…

Activist investor Carl Icahn’s investment firm, Icahn Enterprises LP yesterday struck a deal to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary American Railcar Leasing (ARL) to SMBC Rail Services for an enterpri…

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Iran finalises deal with Airbus for 100 new jetliners

Iran has finalised an agreement with Airbus to acquire 100 jetliners, the first of which is tentatively expected to be delivered in mid-January, a senior official said on Monday. The deal, s…

Iran has finalised an agreement with Airbus to acquire 100 jetliners, the first of which is tentatively expected to be delivered in mid-January, a senior official said on Monday. The deal, s…

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