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FDI in airlines allowed, foreign airlines welcome move


September 14th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The government Friday allowed foreign airlines to invest up to 49 percent in domestic carriers, giving wings to cash-strapped Indian carriers.The cabinet committee on ... Read more...

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Aviation stocks rally on CCEA meet clearing FDI in airlines


September 14th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Aviation stocks rallied Friday as the cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) is set to take up a proposal to allowing foreign airlines ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan to buy stake in I-League champions Dempo


June 1st, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) After tasting success in cricket, Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has now switched his attention to soccer and is in talks with I-League champions ... Read more...

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American woman goes to Delhi women’s panel against Mallya


May 19th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) After sending a legal notice to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) director Sidhartha Mallya for his tweet questioning her character, an American woman who was allegedly ... Read more...

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Arrested cricketer won’t play for RCB, says Mallya


May 18th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) owner Vijay Mallya Friday said that arrested cricketer Luke Pomersbach will not play for his team in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Aviation stocks climb on FDI hopes


April 11th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Share prices of aviation companies soared Wednesday on reports that the government would this week permit up to 49 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in ... Read more...

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Decision on Kingfisher’s new flight schedule Monday: DGCA


February 26th, 2012 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) India's aviation regulator Saturday said it will take a call on Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines new flight schedule Monday (Feb 27)."We will take a decision ... Read more...

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Africa to be ‘next centre of growth’ for Bank of Baroda


February 11th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 11 (IANS) Public sector lender Bank of Baroda (BoB) is planning to expand its network in Africa for its incremental business growth by opening ten new branches in ... Read more...

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Bank of Baroda expects 24 pc growth


February 11th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 11 (IANS) State-owned Bank of Baroda (BoB) is expecting total business growth of about 24 percent over last year at the end of March 2012."We plan to achieve ... Read more...

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Sensex closes lower, aviation stocks soar (Roundup)


February 7th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Tuesday closed 84 points lower as traders booked profits after five consecutive weeks of rallying.Aviation stocks, however, shot ... Read more...

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Aviation stocks rally after direct jet fuel import allowed


February 7th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Scrips of three listed domestic carriers -- Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines and SpiceJet -- rallied after the government Tuesday allowed airlines to import jet fuel ... Read more...

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Kingfisher’s market share falls to fifth place in November


December 22nd, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-headed Kingfisher Airlines' domestic market share dropped to fifth place at 14 percent in November, caused by its less capacity due to route rationalisation ... Read more...

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Force India retain di Resta for 2012, drop Sutil


December 17th, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) The speculation on Sahara Force India's drivers for the 2012 season ended Friday when the team decided to retain Britain's Paul di Resta and promoted German ... Read more...

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Mumbai flights will continue: Kingfisher


December 1st, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines Thursday assured its passengers that all its operations to and from Mumbai would continue uninterrupted, even as the city's airport operator threatened ... Read more...

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Bollywood sends out silent prayers for 26/11 martyrs


November 26th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Remembering all those who lost their lives during the 26/11 terror attacks in the country's entertainment capital, Bollywood celebrities took on Twitter to convey ... Read more...

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Air India sets up panel to look into cabin restructuring


November 22nd, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) National carrier Air India may opt for adding more economy seats on its domestic flights being operated on Airbus aircraft to increase yields, an airline ... Read more...

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Cotton farmers’ stir continues in Maharashtra


November 17th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur/Amravati (Maharashtra), Nov 17 (IANS) Protesting cotton farmers demanding hike in the minimum support prices to Rs.6,000 per quintal Thursday continued with their agitation in parts of Vidharba in ... Read more...

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Kingfisher ties-up with American Airlines


November 3rd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines Thursday said that it has entered into a frequent flyer agreement with American Airlines."This is yet another step towards strengthening the ... Read more...

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Happy to log points in inaugural Indian GP: Sutil


October 30th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) Sahara Force India driver Adrian Sutil hoped their performance in the inaugural Indian Grand Prix will bring smile on the face of the team principal ... Read more...

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RBI frees savings interest rates


October 25th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Consumers are set to earn more on their savings accounts with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday deregulating interest rates. "It is felt that the time ... Read more...

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Sutil wants early renegotiation of Force India contract


October 24th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Force India driver Adian Sutil said Monday he wants to renegotiate his contract with team boss Vijay Mallya at the earliest and not wait till ... Read more...

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UB Group sells stake in F1 team to Sahara


October 12th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led UB Group Wednesday sold a stake of 42.5 percent in its Formula 1 team Force India to Subroto Roy-led Sahara Group, which will ... Read more...

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Karan, Adi are ‘lallu’: SRK (Movie Snippets)


October 11th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan says he had approached his friends Karan Johar and Aditya Chopra to direct his mega-budget "RA.One" but they chickened out."I went ... Read more...

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Fans come in droves to cheer home team RCB


October 7th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) The first semi-final of the ICC Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) brought die-hard fans in droves late Friday to the Chinnaswamy stadium in this tech hub ... Read more...

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Indian celebs tweet condolences for ‘immortal’ Jobs


October 6th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) A visionary, leader and entrepreneur par excellence -- that's how Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday, will be remembered by Indian celebrities, businessmen ... Read more...

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Finnair starts maiden cargo service to India


September 16th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 16 (IANS) In a bid to cash in on the fast growing freighter services demand between India and Europe, Nordic carrier Finnair's cargo subsidiary Friday started its maiden ... Read more...

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Finnair not averse to Kingfisher’s direct flights to Helsinki


September 14th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 14 (IANS) Despite a pact with Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines, Nordic carrier Finnair said it has no objection to the Indian carrier connecting directly with Helsinki from other ... Read more...

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Finnair serves seven more Indian cities in pact with Kingfisher


August 28th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair has added seven more destinations in India to its network, apart from flying directly to the national capital, thanks to the partnership ... Read more...

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‘Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’s music interplay of folk and fun (IANS Music Review)


August 12th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Mere Brother Ki Dulhan"; Music Director: Sohail Sen; Lyricist: Irshad Kamil; Singers: KK, Neha Bhasin, Benny Dayal, Aditi Singh Sharma, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Ali Zafar, Shweta Pandit, Shahid Mallya, ... Read more...

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Bank of Baroda to open more branches in Africa


August 11th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) State-run Bank of Baroda is aiming to open 15 more branches in East African countries Kenya and Uganda and several other nations in Asia and Asia-Oceania ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines Q1 net loss at Rs.263.54 crore


August 10th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines Wednesday reported an increase in its net loss for the first quarter of the current fiscal at Rs.263.54 crore as compared to ... Read more...

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Simi Garewal feels 23!


June 12th, 2011 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) She may be well over 60, but feels as young as 23! Veteran actress Simi Garewal is ready to quiz young and single celebrities ... Read more...

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Cricket carnival returns to India’s tech city


April 12th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) Nearly a month after the high-profile World Cup league matches, cricket frenzy gripped this tech hub late Tuesday with the home team Royal Challengers Bangalore ... Read more...

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28th National Kannada Sammelana begins on Apr. 9


April 4th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): The 28th National Kannada Sammelana will be held here on April 9 and 10.In the conference, M.D. Mallya, Chairman and Managing Director, Bank of Baroda, Sri Sri ... Read more...

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‘Bargain-buy’ Vettori ideal IPL replacement for Kumble: Mallya


January 15th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 15 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya has said Daniel Vettori was the ideal replacement for RCB's retired skipper Anil Kumble, and added that he "kept a little ... Read more...

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