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Working on policy for domestic aircraft manufacturing: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu also emphasised on carrying out of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) work domestically.

Government working on domestic manufacturing of aircraft: Suresh Prabhu

Speaking to the media at the Global Aviation Summit 2019, organised jointly by the civil aviation ministry, the Airports Authority of India and Ficci, the minister also emphasised on carrying out of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) work domestically.


UAE, Saudi Arabia to invest in Indian agriculture sector: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu said the government is keen on developing bilateral trade relations with more nations.

India seeing challenging times in global trade for first time: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu was in Ahmedabad to inaugurate new office premises of Federation of Indian Export Organisations, an apex body of export promotion organsations set up by the Ministry of Commerce.

Suresh Prabhu inaugurates FDDI Bihar campus

Prabhu announced that a 'centre of excellence' will be set up at a cost of Rs 14 crore in the campus in order to promote 'efficiency and innovation' in leather industry

Gujarat ranked best state for startups in India, Maharashtra has the largest number

The DIPP announced rankings of states and Union Territories (UTs) for 2018 on the basis of the environment they've created for startups.


Tax notices to startups: Have taken up the issue, says Suresh Prabhu

A top income tax department official said the “notices issued on angel tax to startups may be for those that are not recognised by the department of industrial policy and promotion (DIPP)”.

Kannur airport inaugurated, Kerala becomes only state with four international airports

The Congress and its UDF allies boycotted the inaugural function, protesting the absence of an invitation to its former CM.

Home to new Kannur airport, Mattanur doesn’t know whether to stay grounded or fly

By conservative estimates, the airport would serve 1 million passengers annually, with the number expected to increase five-fold by 2025.

Suresh Prabhu seeks investments from global funds in domestic startups

Prabhu said huge investment potential exists in India as the country's economy is going to reach USD 10 trillion by 2035

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Exclusive sneak peek into Kerala's Kannur International Airport

By conservative estimates, Kannur International Airport would serve a million passengers annually, with the number expected to increase five-fold by 2025.

Matunga Central Railway workshop completes 100 years

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu was present at the workshop to celebrate the 100 years of Matunga Central Railway workshop.


Railway Budget 2016: No fare hike, increase in quota for senior citizens and women

The Union Railway Budget 2016-17 focused on capacity creation in the rail sector, with an increased outlay of about Rs. 1.21 lakh crore, and on completion of the ongoing projects rather than announcing new ones.

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu presents Rail Budget

No new trains were announced in the Railway Budget today.

Suresh Prabhu, Piyush Goel, Dalai Lama attend World Hindu Congress

Tibetan Spiritual Leader the Dalai Lama, RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat and VHP leader Ashok Singhal at the inauguration of World Hindu Congress 2014 in New Delhi.

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How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.


Railway Budget 2016 reflects vision of PM Modi: Shivraj Singh

Bhopal, Feb 25 (ANI): Madhya Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday lauded the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, saying the Railway Budget 2016 reflected his as well as the visions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that the budget catered to the common man and saw to all the facilities being rendered at the minimum cost to the people. Chouhan also stated that the launch of special schemes to aid the poor was a welcome step. He added that all steps had been taken to make trains technologically advanced and ensure minimal train accidents.

'Railways in crisis going from bad to worse': Dinesh Trivedi

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi wished Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu all the best for the upcoming Railways Budget. He said he was little worried about the railways because railways is a basic system anywhere in the world, which adds to half percent to the GDP. If the railways doesn’t do well, you cannot contain even your food inflation.


Rail Budget 2016 based on nation's needs: Prabhu

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Before presenting the Railway Budget 2016, Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said that the budget has been prepared keeping in view the aspirations of people. Presented every year, Railways Budget is the annual financial statement of the Indian Railways.

Suresh Prabhu gears up to present Rail Budget 2016

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu gave final touches to the Rail Budget ahead of presenting it in the Parliament on Thursday.Taking about their expectations form the Budget, one of the passengers said the government should focus more on cleaner coaches and quality of food so that more people travel by trains.While another passenger said fares of daily passenger trains should be reduced and the safety of women passengers should be considered in the upcoming budget.

Copies of Rail Budget brought to Parliament

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): The copies of the Rail Budget 2016 were brought to the Parliament on Thursday. The Rail Budget is expected to focus on capacity creation in the rail sector with an increased outlay of about Rs. 1.25 lakh crore. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, who is expected to present the Budget at 12 noon, will face a tough challenge on whether to raise the passenger fare or not.

Suresh Prabhu gives final touch to Rail Budget 2016

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday gave finishing touches to the Railway Budget, which will be presented on Thursday in the Parliament. Last year, Suresh Prabhu did not introduce any new trains, but augmented the services of several trains. This year women passengers demanded installation of more closed circuit television cameras and deployment of railway protection force in trains for security purpose.