Over three years have passed since the airport in Tirupati was accorded ‘international’ status but it has not logged even one international flight so far. In May 2016, the Andhra Pradesh government announced that international flights would take off from Tirupati International Airport “within a month or two.” However, no airliner is said to be […]
Oil prices steadied on Monday as an increase in U.S. drilling, likely to lead to higher shale production, balanced evidence of tightening supply. Benchmark Brent was up 40 cents at $77.51 a barrel by 0750 GMT. U.S. crude was down 10 cents at $73.70. U.S. energy companies last week increased the number of rigs drilling […]
Singapore Airlines (SIA) today said it will deploy the latest wide-body Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner aircraft on the New Delhi-Singapore route from October this year. SIA was the world’s first airline to take delivery of Boeing’s newest Dreamliner variant in March and will also be the first to fly it to India, a release said. The […]
New Delhi: The government is mulling over giving target to state public transporters to deploy certain percentage of electric vehicles in their new orders, while it will refrain from coming out with a policy on electric vehicles, a top Niti Aayog official said.
New Delhi: Delhi’s power discom, Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL), will start its ambitious project to install smart meters covering all its 16 lakh consumers in the national capital from this month.
New Delhi: In a bid to generate more revenue, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is all set to give out licensing rights of commercial space at New Delhi Metro Station on Airport Express Line
India has conveyed to Russia its unwillingness to go ahead with the joint development of a fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA) primarily due to high cost involved in the project, official sources said.
To boost bookings during the monsoon, airlines have slashed fares on routes connecting Mumbai by up to 30 per cent, a study conducted by travel website ixigo revealed. The survey indicated that between June 22 and July 5, airfares dropped by 31 per cent on Mumbai-Delhi routes, 28 per cent on Mumbai-Chennai route and 22 […]
About 1,400 government buildings across the state have been able to cut down electricity consumption and save 1.3 million units of electricity every month, according to statistics from the Public Works Department (PWD). These are old buildings that have been retrofitted with energy efficient appliances from Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), a central government agency […]
At least 9 lakh consumers stand to lose their electricity connections in and around Kalyan over non-payment of bills. In a major crackdown against bill defaulters, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL) has decided to go after the 9 lakh consumers who owe the discom a total of Rs 10 crore.
A simulator to help those driving coaches between the airport terminal and aircraft and those driving the tow trucks or pushback tractors (that is used to tow an aircraft) will be set up at the Chennai airport soon.
Fuel prices across the four metro cities rose for the fourth straight day on Sunday caused by hardening of crude rates. due to resumption of US sanctions on Iran, after they had been declining for over a month.