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India civil aviation ministry to cooperate with federal investigator: Ashok Raju

This is regarding three cases which include purchase of 111 aircraft by state carrier Air India and its merger with Indian Airlines.

Air India Deboarding row: Upset with the way Raju clarified, says Kiren Rijiju

Rijiju also said no passengers were offloaded to make way for him and Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Nirmal Singh on June 24.


Smoke signal

That civil aviation minister carried matchboxes on board is irresponsible. His confession is ill timed.

Aviation minister carries matchboxes on flight, says he is exempted from frisking

"I don't know. I carry a matchbox in my pocket. Even now, here also, I carry it. There is no secret (about it)", said Raju.

Aviation ministry’s PowerPoint to PM highlights safety, connectivity issues

It is believed that Air India’s turnaround and financial restructuring plans and equity infusion in the carrier was also in focus.

CCI calls for easing norms for airlines flying abroad

Says the 5 year/20 aircraft rule an impediment for domestic carriers.


Air India privatisation: Opposition warns Ajit Singh for 'off-the-cuff' remark

What moral right Ajit Singh has to take such decisions on behalf of next govt,D Raja said.

'Kingfisher needs to satisfy DGCA'

License will depend on what reply Kingfisher gives and DGCA will decide that: Ajit Singh

Talks fail,Kingfisher Airlines in tailspin

Kingfisher Air crisis worsens as conciliatory management-engineers-pilots talks fail.

Action taken against erring airlines: DGCA

DGCA has found 13 cases of violation of rules by airlines and 283 cases of airline employees flouting norms.

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Cabinet Ministers Rajnath Singh, Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju take charge

Cabinet Ministers Rajnath Singh, Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju took charge of their respective offices on Thursday (May 29).