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Will Modi Sarkar sell off Air India soon?

Will Modi Sarkar sell off Air India soon?

Mumbai: Is the Modi government selling off Air India, the national airline  in a ‘distress’ sale? Well, the last ‘injection’ of funds was given by the UPA government. It is surviving on a package doled out in 2012! Now the discourse has changed. No longer is it Indian pride to keep its National Carrier flying! […]

Shame! Law ministers try to block Airlines’ Gaikwad ban

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Shame! Law ministers try to block Airlines’ Gaikwad ban

New Delhi:  Some Politicians and  the government seem to be ganging up to prevent  boorish politicians from being thrown off flights! An MP slippered an airline staffer, refused to deplane, and caused a ruckus. Any private citizen doing such a thing would have been cooling his heels in jail, but not our ‘celebrated’ (or shall […]

Shiv Sena MP beats up Air India Employee with slippers

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Shiv Sena MP beats up Air India Employee with slippers

New Delhi:  Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad punched and hit a 60-year-old Air India Duty Manager with his slippers nearly 20 times and tore his shirt at IGI airport here today (March 23) just because he could not travel business class in an all-economy flight. Meanwhile, the Delhi Police is seeking legal opinion on whether an […]

Air India grounds 34 ‘heavyweights’ and they aren’t passengers!

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Air India grounds 34 ‘heavyweights’ and they aren’t passengers!

If you have a ‘job in the sky’ you better watch your weight. Tip the scales, and you’ll be grounded, for (literally) throwing your weight around! Air India, the National Carrier is on ‘shaping up’ spree in m ore ways than one. Read on:  New Delhi,:  34 cabin crew members, including 30 air hostesses, of Air […]

Now, fly Air India at Rajdhani train prices!

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Now, fly Air India at Rajdhani train prices!

Wait listed on a Rajdhani train? No sweat, just Super-Save! Fly AIR INDIA at the same prices! Right now, wait-listed passengers on Rajdhani trains can fly on the national carrier on first class AC fares, but more is to come! Aiming to attract more fliers and achieve higher seat occupancy in its flights on trunk routes, Air India […]

Free Sauna service on Air India Delhi-Mumbai  flight?

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Free Sauna service on Air India Delhi-Mumbai flight?

Would you believe that our National Carrier is handing out free Sauna services? Not so! But imagine sitting for two hours in summer without fans or air conditioning! Recently, some  300 passengers on Air India’s flight 317 from Delhi to Mumbai had a terrible aftertaste of Delhi’s sweltering heat. They were forced to undergo a […]