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Force India’s Hulkenberg finishes fourth in Belgium


September 2nd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Sep 2 (IANS) Sahara Force India's Nico Hulkenberg matched the team's second best ever performance here at the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix Sunday.The German driver bagged 12 ... Read more...

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DGCA chief’s removal not linked to Kingfisher troubles: Ajit Singh


July 17th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 16 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh asserted Monday that removal of E. K. Bharat Bhushan as director general of civil aviation (DGCA) was a "simple administrative decision" ... Read more...

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Passengers stranded as 40 Kingfisher flights axed (Second Lead)


July 14th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Passengers of Kingfisher Airlines were stranded Saturday as 40 flights across India were cancelled due to a strike by pilots over non-payment of salaries.Passengers in ... Read more...

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Force India target fifth place after Valencia show


June 27th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, June 27 (IANS) Sahara Force India team principal Vijay Mallya feels his team can attain fifth place in the Formula One constructors' championship and sustain the pace it showed ... Read more...

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Airlines advised not to hike fares: DGCA


May 11th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Amidst crises in Air India and Kingfisher Airlines, the aviation regulator has warned other airlines not to hike fares, a day after the Rajya ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines no longer UB subsidiary


May 10th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led United Breweries (Holdings) Thursday said that Kingfisher Airlines has ceased to be its subsidiary after the carrier allotted shares against optionally convertible debentures to ... Read more...

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Kingfisher negotiates with striking employees (Lead)


April 21st, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines said it is negotiating with the agitating employees who went on a flash strike Saturday over non-payment of salaries and hopes to resolve ... Read more...

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Kingfisher employees on strike, operations not affected


April 21st, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A section of Kingfisher Airlines employees Saturday went on a flash strike protesting non-payment of salaries, heaping more trouble on the financially-stressed private carrier. Operations ... Read more...

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‘Kingfisher Airlines asked to pay Rs.60 crore service tax’


April 4th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines has been asked to pay Rs.60 crore which it owes as service tax, a senior fianance ministry official said Wednesday.According to S.K. ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines scrip rises as strike called off


April 3rd, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) The shares of cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines rose almost 10 percent Tuesday on reports of a thaw in negotiations between a group of employees and the ... Read more...

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Mallya promises to pay employees


April 2nd, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) In a bid to avert unrest over delayed salaries, Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya has wtold his staff that their dues will be paid in ... Read more...

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Force India ordered to pay $1.12 million to wind tunnel supplier


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) A high court judge here has ordered Force India Formula One team to pay $1.12 million to former wind tunnel supplier Aerolab in relation to their ... Read more...

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Government awaiting DGCA report on Kingfisher: Ajit Singh


March 21st, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The government Wednesday said it will not come to cash-strapped Kingfisher's rescue if legal action is taken against the private airline following the aviation regulator's ... Read more...

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No international operations until transaction suspension revoked: Mallya


March 21st, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines' chairman Vijay Mallya Tuesday said the carrier's international operations will remain suspended until its status with International Air Transport Association's (IATA's) inter-airline transaction ... Read more...

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Mallya summoned by DGCA to explain Kingfisher status


March 19th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines' Chairman Vijay Mallya has been summoned by the aviation regulator to give a clear outlook for the financially troubled carriers' operations and future ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines guillotines international operations


March 14th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Hoping to improve its financials, cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) has slashed wide-bodied aircraft operations on international sectors that are making heavy losses, an official said ... Read more...

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I’m writing film script, sitcom for American TV: Udita


February 13th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Udita Goswami didn't have a very successful acting career in Bollywod and now the actress has shifted her focus - she is busy writing a ... Read more...

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Policy on import of jet fuel silent on logistics: Experts


February 7th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Airlines welcomed the decision of a ministerial panel to allow direct import of fuel, but aviation experts said several questions remained unanswered, particularly on ... Read more...

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Beleagured Kingfisher defers joining oneworld


February 4th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) The beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines has deferred its plans to join the oneworld alliance until it can strengthen its financial position, an official said here Saturday.The high ... Read more...

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Force India launch 2012 car


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, Feb 3 (IANS) Sahara Force India Friday unveiled their car for the 2012 Formula One season as Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg pulled the covers off the VJM05 ... Read more...

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Ninth edition of Mumbai marathon kicks off


January 15th, 2012 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Over 39,000 people early Sunday kicked off the ninth edition of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012 from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in south Mumbai.Star ... Read more...

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GoM to look into foreign capital in domestic airlines


January 13th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) A group of ministers (GoM) is expected to meet next week to look into the demands raised by some of the major airlines to ... Read more...

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Kingfisher 1,000 percent safe: Mallya


January 7th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) United Breweries Group chairman Vijay Mallya Saturday said its Kingfisher Airlines was "one thousand percent safe to fly" and that safety was the airline's top priority.His ... Read more...

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Di Resta in dark about his future with Force India


December 14th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 14 (IANS) Force India driver Paul di Resta has been kept in the dark by team principal Vijay Mallya about his future with the team.Di Resta, however, ... Read more...

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MotoGP still a distant dream for Indian riders: Mahindra Racing


November 15th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) If Vijay Mallya's Sahara Force India brusquely dismisses the idea of employing an Indian driver just because he owns a team, the Team Principal of ... Read more...

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Unfair to write Kingfisher’s epitaph: Mallya (Lead)


November 15th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya Tuesday came out strongly in defence of the carrier, refuting media reports that the airline was on verge of collapse and ... Read more...

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Planning fuel imports to cut costs: Mallya


November 15th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya Tuesday said they were planning to directly import jet fuel to cut costs."We have applied officially to the ministry of ... Read more...

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Banks seek more details on Kingfisher’s operations


November 13th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) Prior to the meeting with the Kingfisher Airlines board, the bankers have asked for more details regarding the operations of the airlines apart from an ... Read more...

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Fears on Kingfisher’s viability grow, seeks government help


November 11th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines has sought the government's help in dealing with a major crisis which has seen the carrier cancel a number of flights ... Read more...

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Force India pick Max Chilton for Abu Dhabi young driver test


November 8th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 8 (IANS) Sahara Force India Tuesday announced that Briton Max Chilton will test for them at the young driver test scheduled here after the Formula One Abu ... Read more...

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Debt should be seen in comparison to size: Mallya


October 31st, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines' debt should be seen in comparison to the company's size, chairman Vijay Mallya said Monday, adding that the carrier has nine years to ... Read more...

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No plans to sell Force India team: Mallya


October 7th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Force India boss Vijay Mallya says he has no plans to sell his Formula One team as has been suggested in some quarters."I was shocked ... Read more...

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Mallya gloats over Kingfisher getting best airline award


September 28th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sept 28 (IANS) Flamboyant business tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is grounding his low-cost airline operations, told his investors Wednesday that his high-profile Kingfisher Airline was declared the "Best Indian ... Read more...

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United Breweries launches locally brewed Heineken beer


September 13th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Vijay Mallya-promoted United Breweries Tuesday announced the launch of locally brewed and bottled Heineken beer from its brewery in Taloja, near Mumbai.United Breweries and ... Read more...

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Pact with Kingfisher sees Finnair’s Asia traffic look up


September 12th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Helsiniki, Sep 12 (IANS) Led by growing traffic from Asia, especially India where it has signed an accord with Kingfisher Airlines, as also by leisure travel, Nordic carrier Finnair has ... Read more...

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