Articles by Sindhu Bhattacharya
Jan 18, 2017
Indian aviation is growing but it's straining airports: Why 1 in 4 flights are getting delayedIndia’s aviation traffic almost doubled in the last six years. Airport capacity hasn’t. Infrastructure has failed to keep pace with traffic growth fueled by rising incomes and affordable fares.
Jan 12, 2017
N Chandrasekaran to lead Tata Sons: Why a marathoner was chosen for the top jobThe new Tata Sons’ boss seems to embody the tagline of his former employer Tata Consultancy Services, which says ‘Experience Certainty’.
Jan 06, 2017
Turning around Air India: No Ashwani Lohani, it's not only about debt pileIt is over simplification of what ails actually the national carrier
Dec 29, 2016
What's wrong if we gave info: Venkaiah Naidu asks on India "lobbying" for ratings upgradeThis is perhaps the first time the government has acknowledged that it was in some dialogue with Moody’s for a rating review, though the minister did not take the name of the rating agency.
Dec 27, 2016
Air safety incidents at Delhi and Goa: Is it 'human' factor or shortage of staff at ATC?Data from DGCA shows that air safety incidents, which prompted regulatory action, reached 280 this year till August, beating the 275 all of last year
Dec 26, 2016
#Demonetisation countdown to Day 50: Truckers see deep impact, but air traffic growth unabatedThere is still no option but to pay cash at state highways and smaller municipal toll roads.
Dec 21, 2016
Demonetisation: Unemployment rate fell in Nov but has picked up in Dec, says CMIE's Mahesh VyasOur experience in being able to track the impact of demonetisation on unemployment vindicates our view that a fast-frequency measure is critically important in this world where uncertainties seem to increase every day.
Dec 20, 2016
Demonetisation: Job losses mounting; MSME sector could take atleast 3 quarters to reboundEmployment generation was a key priority of the government and the 12th Five Year Plan projects five crore new job opportunities to be generated in the non-farm sector besides also providing skill certification to an equivalent number of people
Dec 13, 2016
Tata-Mistry battle: At TCS EGM today, Cyrus' fate may be already sealed. Here's whyTCS is one of the few Tata companies where the Articles of Association gives Tata Sons a direct right to nominate the chairperson of the board
Dec 12, 2016
Air India needs a miracle to show operational profit; turnaround plan crumbling?The extent of Air India's accumlated losses of a whopping Rs 41,380.45 crore can be gauged from the fact that this money would have been enough to fund India’s health budget this year