The ten Rajya Sabha seats from Uttar Pradesh falling vacant include three of BJP, four of Samajwadi party, two of Bahujan Samaj Party and one of the Congress.
New Delhi, Oct 8 Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said the time has come to send a loud and clear message that foreign airline..
Madhu Goud Yaskhi, in a tweet to Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, had mentioned "continuous pain and itchiness" due to the stamp put on his hand by airport officials. Delhi Airport authorities stated that the batch of ink is being kept aside for testing by the supplier and further desired action has been ordered.
Civil aviation minister Hardeep Puri said the daily domestic traffic reached 1.76 lakh passengers on October 2 from 30,000 passengers on May 25
More than one crore passengers travelled on 108,210 flights since domestic operations resumed, Puri said
The new facility offers exclusive city side car parking and convenient access to the city. The terminal can handle over 50 passengers every hour.
The airlines are appealing to banks and other lenders to defer repayment of loans to the aviation industry by six months, the minister added.
Moreover, employee count at the Indian carriers went down from 74,887 on March 31 to 69,589 on July 31, a decrease of 7.07 percent, Puri stated in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha.
The Health Ministry had said earlier that from August 8, if any arriving international passenger has a negative report from an RT-PCR test done 96 hours prior to the journey, he or she need not undergo institutional quarantine in India.
Addressing a virtual meet on Namo app, Puri said, "I can tell you from my heart the government should not be running airports and the government should not be running airlines."
Tharoor said the Kerala government chose to participate in the bidding and started questioning after losing it
The statement said Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Puri received feedback from states and Union Territories, and urged them and officials concerned to hold meetings with key stakeholders for ensuring a successful implementation of the Prime Minister Street Vendors AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme.
The Union housing and urban affairs minister said that the ministry has sanctioned 1.07 crore houses against the demand of 1.12 crore and of these, 67 lakh houses have been grounded for construction and 35 lakh delivered so far.
In the first round of privatisation under the Narendra Modi dispensation, the airports in Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram and Guwahati were cleared for operation, management and development through public-private partnership (PPP) model in February 2019.
Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people, including a six-member crew, overshot the tabletop runway during landing at the Kozhikode airport in heavy rain on Friday night, fell into a valley 35 feet below and broke into two, killing 18 people, including the pilots
The toll has risen to 18 with the death of one more person, Malappuram District Collector K Gopalakrishnan said
The Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board overshot the runway at Kozhikode airport in Kerala at 7.40 pm on August 7 in rainy conditions and went down 35 feet into a slope before breaking up into two, killing at least 18 people.
An Air India Express aircraft from Dubai to Kozhikode skidded off the runway and crashed during landing at the Karipur Airport in Kerala earlier this evening.
In a letter to Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, the Indian chapter of International Federation of Airlines Pilots Association (IFALPA) said that it is "shocking" even after being in the line of duty, Air India pilots have been "singled out" for massive pay cut.
Air France will be operating 28 flights between Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Paris from July 18 to August 1, the minister said at a press conference.
It started with Priyanka Gandhi's reaction on a news item, which claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had allowed Priyanka’s request to stay at 35 Lodhi Estate for some more time
At the event, Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Puri said that every year, the 'Swachh Survekshan' is redesigned innovatively to ensure the process becomes more robust with focus on sustaining the behaviour change.
Scheduled international passenger flights remain suspended in India since March 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
DGCA said scheduled international commercial passenger flights to and from India will remain suspended until July 15.
Minister Puri added that the coronavirus pandemic has given them time to plan, and they have "gained a lot of experience in terms of the value and how to take this forward".