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After 2 years, India to resume regular international flights from Sunday
After a coronavirus pandemic-induced hiatus of over two years, regular international flights are set to resume from Sunday with airports and airlines getting ready for normal overseas operations.......
Lockdown 2.0: Train, flight services to remain suspended till May 3
Services of all passenger trains and flights will remain suspended till May 3, officials said on Tuesday soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the nationwide lockdown to combat......
IAF could save 100 million litres of fuel annually
'This is a huge step in promoting the 'Make in India' mission as this bio-fuel would be produced from Tree Borne Oils sourced from tribal areas and farmers.'Ajai Shukla reports. IMAGE: An AN-32......
14 injured in explosion near hospital in Pakistan's Quetta
A high-profile judge on Thursday escaped an assassination attempt targetting his convoy in Pakistan’s restive Balochistan but 14 people including security officials were injured in the......
$12 bn bonanza for govt from windfall tax on oil firms
The windfall taxes on domestic crude oil production and fuel exports will generate close to $12 billion (Rs 94,800 crore) for the government in the remainder of the current fiscal while trimming......
Govt committed to 6.4% fiscal deficit target for 2022-23
India's macroeconomic fundamentals are strong to deal with global challenges and the central government is committed to sticking to the fiscal deficit target of 6.4 per cent of the GDP for the......
Windfall tax on fuel to recoup most of Rs 1 lakh cr revenue lost in excise cuts
The windfall tax on oil produced within India and fuel exported overseas will make up for more than three-fourths of the revenue that the government lost when it cut excise duty on petrol and......
Sensex falls 111 points; RIL tumbles over 7%
Benchmark indices settled lower on Friday, with the Sensex declining 111 points on the back of a sharp fall in index heavyweight Reliance Industries. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters The BSE......
Govt slaps export tax on petrol, diesel, ATF; windfall tax on crude oil
The government on Friday slapped an export tax on petrol, diesel and jet fuel (ATF) while also joining nations like the UK in imposing a windfall tax on crude oil produced locally. Illustration:......
India's Davis Cup tie in September to avoid clash with Asian Games
IMAGE: For Representational Purposes. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters India will be able to field its best players at both Davis Cup and the Asian Games as the ITF has preponed the......
India loses tennis events due to closure of Pakistan's air space
IMAGE: Germany's Alexander Zverev (Image used for representational purposes). Photograph: Reuters The closure of Pakistan's air space in the aftermath of the Balakot air strikes has resulted in......
How many Indian athletes have failed dope tests in 2017?
Yusuf Pathan only blot in otherwise dope free year for BCCI IMAGE: Participants talk before the start of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) symposium. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters......
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