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Vijay Mallya, Captain Gopinath in SFIO crosshairs for alleged violation of Companies Act
Business

Vijay Mallya, Captain Gopinath in SFIO crosshairs for alleged violation of Companies Act

Filing of recent case pertains to Rs 6,400 crore that the Vijay Mallya backed Kingfisher Airlines had raised as loan from banks

UDAN: From Air Odisha to Captain Gopinath's Air Deccan win bids; why it is a rough flight ahead
Business

UDAN: From Air Odisha to Captain Gopinath's Air Deccan win bids; why it is a rough flight ahead

Has the government examined the history of the successful bidders before awarding them routes, some of which could be unviable even after the viability gap funding?

Mallya senior was everything his son is not: How a rash Vijay Mallya jettisoned his father's principles
Business

Mallya senior was everything his son is not: How a rash Vijay Mallya jettisoned his father's principles

Had the Indian government allowed airlines to fly overseas without restrictions (the 5/20 rule for example), perhaps the downfall of Kingfisher Airlines may not have been so steep

Govt wants loss-making airlines to pay for its 'regional connectivity' mission
Corporate

Govt wants loss-making airlines to pay for its 'regional connectivity' mission

This policy will replace the current route dispersal gudelines which mandate that airlines deploy 10 percent of their capacity in remote areas.<br />

How SREI Infra's daring risk helped it recover money from Kingfisher Airlines
Corporate

How SREI Infra's daring risk helped it recover money from Kingfisher Airlines

A Kolkata-based finance firm is the grounded carrier's only lender to walk away with a smile

Capt Gopinath quits AAP, criticises 'shoot and scoot' politics
Politics

Capt Gopinath quits AAP, criticises 'shoot and scoot' politics

GR Gopinath, who pioneered low-cost air travel in India, quit the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday citing growing differences within the party leadership and criticised Arvind Kejriwal for "shoot and scoot" politics.

Live: Ilmi quits AAP, Yogendra Yadav says she will be missed
Politics

Live: Ilmi quits AAP, Yogendra Yadav says she will be missed

We track all the live updates after AAP's Shazia Ilmi announces decision to quit from the party.

Shazia Ilmi resigns from AAP, blames 'cronyism' in party
Politics

Shazia Ilmi resigns from AAP, blames 'cronyism' in party

It's a tough day for the Aam Aadmi Party as key leader and founding member Shazia Ilmi resigned from party, blaming 'cronyism' in AAP. Shazia Ilmi said that her decision had nothing to do with her being forced to contest from Ghaziabad.

AAP must dump Somnath Bharti and look to Yogendra Yadav
Politics

AAP must dump Somnath Bharti and look to Yogendra Yadav

The reality is that India’s youngest political party is an amorphous project. The party, a big tent, has many heads and speaks in different voices. For now, it is a three-faced party.

Bharti should be suspended too: Capt Gopinath
Politics

Bharti should be suspended too: Capt Gopinath

After disagreeing with the AAP's views on FDI, Capt Gopinath speaks out against the demand for suspension of policemen.

Kejriwal faces more flak: AAP govt must govern, says Capt Gopinath
Politics

Kejriwal faces more flak: AAP govt must govern, says Capt Gopinath

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal faced more flak from political parties today for continuing with his street protests even as a prominent member of his AAP said he must govern from his office and that only his cadres must be involved in the stir.

AAP downplays Captain Gopinath's comments against party's decision on FDI
Politics

AAP downplays Captain Gopinath's comments against party's decision on FDI

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today downplayed Air Deccan founder Captain Gopinath's comments against its government's decision to reject FDI in retail in<br /><br /> Delhi, saying members can have different opinions.

Will AAP be another movement that flourished and failed?
Politics

Will AAP be another movement that flourished and failed?

Without a thoughtful intervention, the party is at the risk of an implosion that will yet again show the world that mass movements are inherently prone to decline or decay after their romantic rise.

India Inc in AAP: Captain Gopinath becomes latest entrant
Business

India Inc in AAP: Captain Gopinath becomes latest entrant

Captain Gopinath had earlier contested and lost as an independent candidate from the Bangalore South constituency in 2009. <br /><br />

Jet-Etihad deal will bring down air fares: Experts
Economy

Jet-Etihad deal will bring down air fares: Experts

According to Captain Gopinath, the founder of erstwhile Air Deccan, the increased competition will lead to low air fares, besides bringing about improvement in the passenger amenities.

Tata-AirAsia JV: Will Ajit Singh throw spanner in works?
Business

Tata-AirAsia JV: Will Ajit Singh throw spanner in works?

Aviation minister Ajit Singh's response to the new airline JV definitely go against the spirit of the FDI policy announced by the government.

Revival plans: Govt may incentivise airlines to fly smaller cities
Business

Revival plans: Govt may incentivise airlines to fly smaller cities

But the ministry's proposal to enhance regional connectivity comes on the back of a failed regional airline connectivity policy which is six years old and has never really taken off

High cost of low cost: Will Gopinath be second time lucky?
Business

High cost of low cost: Will Gopinath be second time lucky?

There are more than one interesting stories in Indian aviation, after the government opened up the sector for investment from foreign airlines. One of them is Captain Gopinath floating a new airline soon.