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Centre to go ahead with Air India disinvestment; Ministry of Civil Aviation says support from govt has led to improved performance
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Centre to go ahead with Air India disinvestment; Ministry of Civil Aviation says support from govt has led to improved performance

The government failed last year in its attempt to sell a 76 percent stake in loss-making Air India due to a lack of interest from bidders but said it would return with an alternative proposal soon

From Sushma Swaraj, Radha Mohan Singh, Maneka Gandhi to Rajyavardhan Rathore, NDA 2 drops big guns from Modi Cabinet
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From Sushma Swaraj, Radha Mohan Singh, Maneka Gandhi to Rajyavardhan Rathore, NDA 2 drops big guns from Modi Cabinet

Modi can have as many as 80 ministers in the 543-member Lok Sabha. As per the Constitution, the total number of Union ministers, including the Prime Minister shall not exceed 15 per cent of the number of members in the Lok Sabha.

India may again extend retaliatory tariff deadline on 29 US products by 30 days
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India may again extend retaliatory tariff deadline on 29 US products by 30 days

India is expected to again extend the deadline by a month to impose retaliatory import duties on 29 US products, including almond, walnut and pulses, an official said

Traders' body CAIT raises concern over high airfares post Jet Airways' shutdown, seeks price control
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Traders' body CAIT raises concern over high airfares post Jet Airways' shutdown, seeks price control

Expressing serious concerns over spiralling airfares, traders' body CAIT on Thursday wrote to Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu seeking the introduction of a price control mechanism to cap the upper limit of fares

US warns India against retaliatory duties over scrapping of trade privileges, hopes more defence deals will reduce trade deficit
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US warns India against retaliatory duties over scrapping of trade privileges, hopes more defence deals will reduce trade deficit

Any retaliatory tariff by India in response to the United States’ planned withdrawal of trade privileges will not be “appropriate” under WTO rules, US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross warned on Tuesday.

India, US to engage regularly to resolve trade issues, explore mutually beneficial suitable solutions: Government
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India, US to engage regularly to resolve trade issues, explore mutually beneficial suitable solutions: Government

Political and security ties between India and the United States have grown but trade has become problematic.

Government again extends retaliatory import tariff deadline on 29 US products till 16 May
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Government again extends retaliatory import tariff deadline on 29 US products till 16 May

The government has again extended its deadline to impose retaliatory import duties on 29 US products, including almond, walnut and pulses, till 16 May

Jet pilots accuse SpiceJet official of humiliating them at job interview; airline denies charges
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Jet pilots accuse SpiceJet official of humiliating them at job interview; airline denies charges

Over 1,300 pilots are on the street after Jet Airways announced halting of operations on 17 April, endangering the jobs of over 20,000 employees.

Residents of Rajasthan's Dholpur, Karauli battle connectivity woes, lay blame at BJP MP's door
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Residents of Rajasthan's Dholpur, Karauli battle connectivity woes, lay blame at BJP MP's door

Converting the line to broad gauge will make travel between Dholpur and Gangapur City much more convenient. It will present new opportunities for development.

DGCA asks airlines to reduce airfares on 10 routes to 'reasonable levels' as ticket prices rise up to 30%
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DGCA asks airlines to reduce airfares on 10 routes to 'reasonable levels' as ticket prices rise up to 30%

Aviation watchdog DGCA on Tuesday asked airlines to reduce fares on ten domestic routes to "reasonable levels" as ticket prices on these high-density routes have risen up to 30 percent in last one month, according to a senior official

Mahavir Jayanti 2019: Narendra Modi calls Tirthankara 'shining beacon of exemplary teachings', Venkaiah Naidu shares greetings
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Mahavir Jayanti 2019: Narendra Modi calls Tirthankara 'shining beacon of exemplary teachings', Venkaiah Naidu shares greetings

On one of most auspicious festival, Mahavir Jayanti, political leaders have took to Twitter to share their thoughts

Lok Sabha polls: Solution to Goa iron ore mining woes after BJP returns to power at Centre, says Suresh Prabhu
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Lok Sabha polls: Solution to Goa iron ore mining woes after BJP returns to power at Centre, says Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu assured the BJP will find a solution to the current crisis faced by Goa's iron ore mining industry soon after the party returns to power at the Centre post the April-May general elections

Suresh Prabhu calls for review of issues related to Jet Airways; says will protect rights, safety of passengers
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Suresh Prabhu calls for review of issues related to Jet Airways; says will protect rights, safety of passengers

This is the second time in less than a week that Prabhu has publicly said he has called for a review of issues related to Jet Airways.

Forced to step down, Naresh Goyal now returns to put in bid for cash-strapped Jet Airways
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Forced to step down, Naresh Goyal now returns to put in bid for cash-strapped Jet Airways

Last month, Goyal and his wife Anita Goyal stepped down from the board of the airline, which has more than Rs 8,000 crore debt.

Suresh Prabhu directs aviation secretary to review Jet Airways' issues as crisis-hit airline to operate only 9 flights on Friday
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Suresh Prabhu directs aviation secretary to review Jet Airways' issues as crisis-hit airline to operate only 9 flights on Friday

Cash-strapped Jet Airways on Thursday grounded its services to and from the East and Northeast regions.

Aviation turbine fuel under GST will ensure level playing field for domestic airlines: Suresh Prabhu
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Aviation turbine fuel under GST will ensure level playing field for domestic airlines: Suresh Prabhu

Airlines have been demanding inclusion of aviation turbine fuel in the new indirect tax regime.

India mulls hosting second WTO mini-ministerial meet next month: Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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India mulls hosting second WTO mini-ministerial meet next month: Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

India is planning to host the second informal meeting of trade ministers from about 20 member nations of the World Trade Organization (WTO) here next month amid growing challenges for global trade, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has said

Jet Airways crisis: Suresh Prabhu rules out intervention in commercial matters of airline; says govt looking at safety aspects
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Jet Airways crisis: Suresh Prabhu rules out intervention in commercial matters of airline; says govt looking at safety aspects

In response to queries related to Jet Airways crisis, Prabhu said the ministry should not be seen to be doing any deals of any kind that would help in any way.

Exports in March to reach $ 32.38 bn, over $330 bn in 2018-19, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
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Exports in March to reach $ 32.38 bn, over $330 bn in 2018-19, says commerce minister Suresh Prabhu

India's exports are expected to reach $32.38 billion in March, the highest in any month so far, on account of healthy growth in sectors such as pharmaceuticals, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Wednesday