• Air India in more trouble as GMR clips its wings May 28, 2011

    New Delhi: National carrier Air India, which is neck-deep in debt, is now in more trouble as GMR has refused to let Air India function until it pays off its dues. GMR, the company that operates the Delhi and Hyderabad airports has handed Air India a fait accompli, unless the...
  • Will government overhaul Pawan Hans? May 4, 2011

    New Delhi: The Pawan Hans helicopter VT-PHT that crashed killing the Arunachal chief minister Dorjee Khandu and four others on Saturday was inducted only last year. The two pilots together had a flying record of over 7000 hours and experienced north east hands. On April 19, 2011 a Pawan hans...
  • FAA de-recognises DGCA-approved doctor April 21, 2011

    New Delhi: The US Aviation Agency FAA has officially removed Dr Akshay Bhalla as their medical examiner from the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA (Federal Aviation Authority) acted after CNN-IBN reported that Dr Bhalla was extorting money from pilots in exchange for the fitness certificate. Dr Bhalla was a DGCA-approved...
  • Fake pilot scam: FAA to de-recognise Dr Bhalla April 18, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi-based doctor and the only one in north India authorised by the DGCA to give pilots the mandatory medical clearance to fly is likely to be de-recognised by a top US Aviation regulator. The Federal aviation authority acted after CNN-IBN reported that Dr Bhalla was extorting money...
  • Delhi airport security breach: CISF orders probe March 2, 2011

    New Delhi: In a shocking case of security breach at Terminal 3 of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport - which is reputed to be one of the World's best, a Kingfisher passenger was allowed to enter the terminal and board a flight on a month old boarding pass. The CISF...
  • Man boards plane with old boarding pass at IGI March 1, 2011

    New Delhi: Kingfisher Airlines allowed a passenger to board with one month old boarding pass in Delhi. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) also failed to see that the pass was dated January 10 and let him fly on February 10. On February 10 at 5.55 am, 29-year-old Ankush Wadhera...
  • 2G corporate war gets ugly December 9, 2010

    As Ratan Tata and Rajeev Chandrashekhar hit back at each other, the corporate war on 2G intensifies. ...
  • Thai protests scare away tourists May 18, 2010

    Tour operators are advising tourists to avoid going to Thailand due to ongoing political violence. ...
  • RBI's new credit policy may hike interest rates April 20, 2010

    If the RBI hikes the cash reserve ratio by half a percentage point, Rs 22,500 crore will be pulled out of the system. ...
  • Transparency 2009: India falls to 84th in corruption index November 18, 2009

    India's position was 72nd in 2007, but fell to 85th last year. ...
  • Watch: The SC episode of the Ambani vs Ambani soap October 20, 2009

    Ambani brothers meet in SC over pricing of gas from Krishna Godawari basin. ...
  • Watch: Ambani Vs Ambani in Supreme Court October 19, 2009

    India's biggest corporate battle has entered a crucial stage. ...
  • FM must coin policies, not assure: financial experts October 13, 2008

    After the FM's assurances, Sensex rallied as investors' confidence returned. ...
  • Reddy-made shock: RBI raises credit rates July 30, 2008

    CNN-IBN explains the logic behind central bank’s new credit policy. ...