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Air India's 'ghar wapsi' moment and how Tatas can make the carrier fly high
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Air India's 'ghar wapsi' moment and how Tatas can make the carrier fly high

The excitement at the news of the prodigal 'Maharaja' returning homebrings, apart from a feeling of déjà vu, a sense of 'closure'

Air India flew like ‘Maharaja’ under JRD Tata's leadership, but this time it won’t be easy
India

Air India flew like ‘Maharaja’ under JRD Tata's leadership, but this time it won’t be easy

Under JRD Tata, Air India redefined style, comfort and high-class on-board service. Its airhostesses in their exotic silk saris were a global phenomenon

A tale of Salvador Dali, 500 ashtrays for Air India and a baby elephant
India

A tale of Salvador Dali, 500 ashtrays for Air India and a baby elephant

In 1967, the airline commissioned the world famous surrealist artist to design an ashtray for them which was to be given to a select group of first-class passengers

Sale of Air India marks a remarkable change for India, shows Centre has finally realised its job of being a regulator
India

Sale of Air India marks a remarkable change for India, shows Centre has finally realised its job of being a regulator

The sale of Air India shows the government has finally realized it is the citizen’s right to run a business. The government’s job is to ensure proper regulation.

Return of prodigal son Air India to Tata fold; a timeline of privatisation of national carrier
India

Return of prodigal son Air India to Tata fold; a timeline of privatisation of national carrier

The Tata Group-Air India relationship went back to 1932 when legendary industrialist and India's first commercially licensed pilot JRD Tata had launched the national carrier

'JRD Tata would have been overjoyed': Tatas' love affair with Maharaja never went off radar
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'JRD Tata would have been overjoyed': Tatas' love affair with Maharaja never went off radar

For the Tatas, the original owners of Air India, bringing back the airline to its fold is worth the wait even if the attempt to privatise the bleeding national carrier by successive governments has taken over two decades

Air India returns to founder after 68 years; real work for Tata Group to begin post acquisition
India

Air India returns to founder after 68 years; real work for Tata Group to begin post acquisition

As the Tatas start to revive the airline post acquisition, Air India faces the dual challenge of intense competition in the domestic market, which also includes possibly two new airlines

Opinion | Integrating flights will be Tatas first and biggest hurdle after buying Air India
India

Opinion | Integrating flights will be Tatas first and biggest hurdle after buying Air India

With four different airlines in the same family, the Ratan Tata-led company will have to ensure that they don't eat into each other’s traffic

Coronavirus Outbreak: Air India unions challenge airline's decision to slash allowances by 10% in Mumbai High Court
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Air India unions challenge airline's decision to slash allowances by 10% in Mumbai High Court

Air India employee unions have moved the Bombay High Court against the airline's decision to slash allowances, which form a major part of the salary, by ten percent because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus Lockdown: Air India pilot unions urge govt to provide financial support to clear wage backlog
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Air India pilot unions urge govt to provide financial support to clear wage backlog

Air India's pilot unions IPG and ICPA has urged Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri to "urgently" provide financial support to the national carrier amid private airlines' cry for a bailout package in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak

Air India divestment process looks very uncertain due to COVID-19 crisis, says CRISIL
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Air India divestment process looks very uncertain due to COVID-19 crisis, says CRISIL

The disinvestment process for national carrier Air India looks "very uncertain" in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic that has impacted the aviation sector the most globally, according to rating agency CRISIL

Air India sale: DPIIT notifies decision to permit NRIs to own up to 100% stake in cash-strapped national carrier
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Air India sale: DPIIT notifies decision to permit NRIs to own up to 100% stake in cash-strapped national carrier

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has notified a decision of the union cabinet to allow non-resident Indians (NRIs) to control up to 100 percent stake in disinvestment-bound Air India

Govt needs to infuse Rs 3,000 cr in Air India to ensure continuity of operations as sale process to get delayed: CAPA
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Govt needs to infuse Rs 3,000 cr in Air India to ensure continuity of operations as sale process to get delayed: CAPA

The government's plan to privatise flag carrier Air India will be further delayed and it will have to infuse up to Rs 3,000 crore to ensure continuity of operations till the sale process gets over, the Centre for Pacific Aviation (CAPA) said on Wednesday

Air India disinvestment process going on 'extremely well'; govt may extend initial bids deadline: Aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri
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Air India disinvestment process going on 'extremely well'; govt may extend initial bids deadline: Aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday indicated that the deadline for submission of preliminary bids for Air India could be extended even as he emphasised that the disinvestment process is going on "extremely well"

Air India privatisation: Govt extends time till 6 March for bidders to pose queries on stake sale in national carrier
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Air India privatisation: Govt extends time till 6 March for bidders to pose queries on stake sale in national carrier

The government has extended the time till 6 March for bidders to pose additional queries regarding sale of its 100 percent stake in Air India

Air India Express expects over Rs 5,000 cr operating revenue in current fiscal, says CEO K Shyam Sundar
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Air India Express expects over Rs 5,000 cr operating revenue in current fiscal, says CEO K Shyam Sundar

Air India Express, which is up for sale along with parent Air India, on Thursday said it expects to cross Rs 5,000 crore in operating revenue this fiscal aided by higher aircraft utilisation, better yields and lower fuel expenses

Air India sale: Ownership change can't undo legacy of national carrier, says chairman and MD Ashwani Lohani
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Air India sale: Ownership change can't undo legacy of national carrier, says chairman and MD Ashwani Lohani

Air India chief Ashwani Lohani on Wednesday said the national carrier's legacy will remain intact even if the ownership changes hands

Buyers of Air India, BPCL not to get free hand to shed excess staff: DIPAM secretary Tuhin Kanta Pandey
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Buyers of Air India, BPCL not to get free hand to shed excess staff: DIPAM secretary Tuhin Kanta Pandey

Buyers of loss-making airline Air India and oil firm Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) will not get a free hand to shed excess workforce as the government will build in certain protection to employees in the share sale agreement, DIPAM Secretary Tuhin Kanta Pandey said

Air India sale: RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh opposes privatisation of national carrier, asks govt to revisit decision
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Air India sale: RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh opposes privatisation of national carrier, asks govt to revisit decision

RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) on Tuesday opposed Air India sale, and urged the government to think over this decision

Air India privatisation: Govt approves EoI, share purchase agreement for national carrier's sale
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Air India privatisation: Govt approves EoI, share purchase agreement for national carrier's sale

A Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday approved the Expression of Interest (EoI) as well as the share purchase agreement for Air India's privatisation, a senior government official said