Metro Cities

  • Air India to lease turboprop aircraft for non-metro cities June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Air India would shortly issue tenders to lease turboprop aircraft to enhance connectivity to non-metro cities across the country, airline sources said on Thursday. A group of officials of the national carrier is on the verge of completing a feasibility study on how many such airplanes would be...
  • Deadline to switch to set top box from cable ends today October 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The deadline for cable operators to switch to digital TV ends on Wednesday in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai. What it essentially means is that if you don't have a set top box, then you can't watch TV starting Wednesday. This is the first of the three-stage process where...
  • War against price rise: 'Corrective measures soon' July 20, 2012

    The prices of vegetables, fruits and pulses have shot through the roof in major metros. ...
  • Kochi pushes for metro city status July 12, 2012

    Kochi: Only days after receiving the nod for the Metro Rail project, Kochi is now pushing for the status of a metro city. The plan is to have under its ambit towns such as Vaikom, Thodupuzha, Cherthala, Kodungalloor and Chalakkudy from other districts. Taking a cue from a proposal submitted by...
  • Realty Check: A look at commercial rents in metros December 5, 2008

    New Delhi: It's time for CNN-IBN's weekly update of property prices. This is when we take a look at average per sq ft commercial rents across the metros. ...