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Ajay Singh


Ajay Singh (1950-2020): ‘Bit of a misfit in politics – too much of a gentleman’

June 10, 2020 1:19 am

Ajay Singh was a rare Indian politician who had almost no enemies. JD(U) general secretary and a close friend, K C Tyagi, remarked, “He was a bit of a misfit in politics --- he was too much of a gentleman.”

Jet failure a 'wake up call', part of blame at doorstep of policymakers: Ajay Singh

June 04, 2019 2:44 pm

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet is expanding its operations and is set to take on lease 30 planes that were flown by Jet Airways, which suspended operations in April due to cash crunch

SpiceJet too small to take over, turn around Jet Airways: Ajay Singh

April 26, 2019 9:51 am

SpiceJet has hired around 1,000 employees, including pilots and cabin crew, from Jet which temporarily suspended all operations from April 17.

Congress leader blames MP govt for family dispute, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls allegation cheap

June 20, 2018 6:34 pm

On Tuesday, Saroj Kumari, wife of former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Arjun Singh, had accused her son Ajay Singh, his wife Sunita and other son Abhimanyu Singh for harassing her and forcing her out of the house.

Lower state taxes on ATF, make fuel part of GST: SpiceJet chief

October 06, 2017 3:06 pm

"We cannot have the most expensive aviation sector in the world, the most expensive ATF in the world, the most expensive airports in the world because there was a socialist mindset that everything needed to be taxed. Now, we have added to that by putting GST, which is really a large tax on all sorts of activities related to aviation," Singh explained.

Who is Ajay Singh?

September 22, 2017 2:44 pm

NDTV takeover: Sources said a deal has been finalised and SpiceJet owner Ajay Singh will take control of news channel NDTV along with editorial rights of NDTV. Singh will have controlling stake of around 40 per cent in NDTV.

SpiceJet’s Ajay Singh set to take control of NDTV

September 23, 2017 11:07 am

According to the source, Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director for SpiceJet, will have controlling stake in NDTV of around 40 per cent and the promoters of NDTV - Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy - will hold around 20 per cent in NDTV.

SpiceJet launches retail portal SpiceStyle, offers 25% discount on Amazon

June 13, 2017 5:17 pm

The wholly-owned subsidiary will help boost SpiceJet's ancillary revenue, which the company says has increased from 6 per cent to 17 per cent in the last two years.

SpiceJet promoters to infuse Rs300 cr in chequered carrier

May 22, 2015 2:55 am

The new majority shareholder Ajay Singh who took over from media baron Kalanithi Maran has already infused Rs 550 crore into the airline.

SpiceJet to add 7 Boeing 737 aircrafts; another Rs 500 cr infusion in April

March 29, 2015 4:12 pm

SpiceJet plans to lease seven more Boeing 737 aircraft by May while another Rs 500 crore is expected to be infused by its new owner Ajay Singh next month.