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Environment good for boosting India-Pakistan trade: Gilani


February 16th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Thursday said an "enabling environment" was prevailing to boost trade and people-to-people contacts between India and Pakistan.During a meeting ... Read more...

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PM holds discussions with private airline chiefs


November 26th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) In an attempt to chart a way out for the cash-strapped aviation industry, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday met with the heads of all ... Read more...

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Lifetime achievement travel award for Jet Airways chairman


August 7th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal has been given the lifetime achievement award at the TAAI Travel Awards during a two-day expo organised by Travel Agents Association of India ... Read more...

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Soccer World Cup uniting South Africa: Zuma


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) The soccer World Cup is uniting the country like never before, host nation South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said here Thursday. In an interview to NDTV's Walk the ... Read more...

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Jet resumes flights as strike ends (Lead)


September 13th, 2009 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Jet Airways resumed operations on a modest scale with 37 flights Sunday after a crippling five-day strike by pilots ended overnight. A trickle of passengers started arriving at Chhatrapati ... Read more...

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Jet pilots end agitation, flights to resume immediately (Lead)


September 13th, 2009 - 5:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Normal flight operations of Jet airways will resume Sunday after the airline's pilots decided late Saturday to end their five day old agitation following successful talks with ... Read more...

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Jet strike enters fifth day, 180 flights axed (Lead)


September 12th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) A crippling strike by Jet Airways pilots entered the fifth day Saturday, leading to the cancellation of 180 flights including 25 on the international route, officials said. There was ... Read more...

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Jet Airways ground staff support management on pilots’ stir


September 10th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep.10 (ANI): The Jet Airways ground staff on Thursday said they were behind the management on the issue of the pilots' strike.The ground staff said they are against the ... Read more...

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Jet management, pilots conciliation talks Friday (Roundup)


September 10th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Chief Labour Commissioner S.K. Mukhopadhyay will facilitate conciliation talks between the Jet Airways and its striking pilots here Friday. As the impasse continued for the third day ... Read more...

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Jet Airways management, pilots fail to meet Labour Commissioner


September 10th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep.10 (ANI): The management and striking pilots of Jet Airways failed to meet the Labour Commissioner on Thursday to resolve their dispute. The pilots, however, promised to show up on Friday ... Read more...

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Jet Airways ground staff want pilots to call off stir


September 10th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) As Jet Airways pilots were Thursday huddled together in Mumbai to take a "final call" on their future course of action, the carrier's ground staff appealed to ... Read more...

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Jet Airways stalemate continues, flights cancelled


September 10th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 10 (ANI): The Jet Airways rebellion continued for the third consecutive day on Thursday with over 233 flights being cancelled by the airline following a row between the airline ... Read more...

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Jet Airways pilots say Indian Constitution empowers them to strike


September 9th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep. 9 (ANI): Sacked Jet Airways pilots on Wednesday said that the Constitution of India empowered them with the right to strike if the management was indulging in unfair practices. ... Read more...

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‘Sick’ pilots ground Jet Airways for second straight day (Roundup)


September 9th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The stand-off between the pilots and the management of Jet Airways persisted for the second day Wednesday, resulting in cancellations of 169 flights that forced an estimated ... Read more...

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No breakthrough in Jet Airways management, pilot talks


September 9th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep.9 (ANI): Senior Jet Airways officials on Wednesday said that talks with the striking pilots were still on and there was no breakthrough as yet.A total of 186 flights -- 154 ... Read more...

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Jet Airways chief says pilots behaving like ‘terrorists’


September 9th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal Wednesday warned of stern action against his pilots if they behave like "terrorists" and continue to report sick "in violation of a ... Read more...

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Jet Airways pilots to continue ’sick leave’ Wednesday


September 9th, 2009 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Jet Airways pilots will skip work for the second day Wednesday as the airlines' management has failed to bring back the agitating employees at work. The airlines ... Read more...

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Jet Airways, pilots asked to resolve issues through talks


September 8th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) The civil aviation ministry Tuesday asked the Jet Airways management and its pilots to sort out issues through dialogue rather than inconvenience thousands of passengers. It also ... Read more...

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Air India steps in to help stranded Jet Airways passengers


September 8th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.8 (AN): India's international carrier Air India (AI) has come to the relief of Jet Airways passengers, after Jet had to cancel over 130 flights when 400 pilots failed to ... Read more...

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Jet seeks regulator’s intervention [To go with 'Chaos at airports ... (Lead)]


September 8th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) The Jet Airways Tuesday sought the intervention of the aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), after more than 300 pilots of the carrier reported ... Read more...

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Jet Airways seeks DGCA’s support to end crisis


September 8th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 8 (ANI): After 400 of its pilot reported sick, Jet Airways on Tuesday sought the Directorate General of Civil Aviation's (DGCA) intervention into the crisis.Earlier, issuing a press ... Read more...

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Airlines urge government to cut airport fee, jet fuel taxes


August 10th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Representatives of India's crisis-ridden aviation comopanies met Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel here Monday and urged him to look into their demands for a reduction in airport ... Read more...

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No bailout for private airlines, says government (Lead)


August 3rd, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A day after private airlines called off their Aug 18 strike, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel Monday ruled out any kind of bailout for them or for ... Read more...

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SpiceJet shares up on consolidation talks with GoAir


March 9th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) The shares of budget carrier SpiceJet were up nearly 10 percent on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Monday on reports that it was in talks with another low-cost ... Read more...

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IANS correspondent bags British award


February 27th, 2009 - 9:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Dipankar De Sarkar, the European bureau chief of Indo-Asian News Service , was named Journalist of the Year by the Asian Voice Political and Public Life Awards at ... Read more...

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Jet Airways, Air India announce fare cuts (Lead)


December 29th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) India's leading private air carrier, Jet Airways, and state-owned operator Air India Monday announced fare cuts. While Jet will reduce the fares on its domestic routes by ... Read more...

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Air India to reduce fares from Jan 1


December 29th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) A day after Kingfisher Airlines announced a fare cut, national carrier Air India Monday announced a similar fare reduction from Jan 1."In view of the slackening demand ... Read more...

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Airlines unwilling to reduce fares


December 22nd, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Indian air operators are unwilling to cut fares until the government brings aviation turbine fuel (ATF) under the "declared goods" category, a spokesperson of Kingfisher Airlines said ... Read more...

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Air India considering fare cut, Jet to slash salaries (Lead)


November 24th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) State-owned carrier Air India is considering a fare cut and is likely to make an announcement soon, but private airlines Jet Airways and Kingfisher are in no ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Air India likely to announce fare cut


November 24th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) India's leading carrier Air India is considering a fare cut and is likely to make an announcement soon following a request from civil aviation minister Praful Patel ... Read more...

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Jet to cut pay, not to renew expatriate pilots’s contracts (Lead)


November 23rd, 2008 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal is slated to meet pilots and other officials Monday to discuss cost-cutting measures, including salary cut and non-renewal of contractual agreements with ... Read more...

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Jet Airways chief to meet pilots, officials over salary cut


November 23rd, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal is likely to meet pilots, engineers and other officials Monday to discuss cost-cutting measures, including salary cuts up to 20 percent, an ... Read more...

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No regulation of air fares: Patel


November 22nd, 2008 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel Saturday said the government was not considering any regulatory mechanism for fixing air fares, which would remain "totally deregulated". "You all (existing ... Read more...

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Minister wants airfares cut, airlines unwilling


November 22nd, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel Saturday asked domestic airlines to cut fares as fuel prices had come down successively, but his suggestion was not well received by ... Read more...

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All necessary steps will be taken to protect growth rate: PM


November 3rd, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday said the government will take all necessary monetary and fiscal steps to protect the growth rate in the wake ... Read more...

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