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Ashwani Lohani

OPINION | Maharajah Turns Savior: Air India Has Always Stepped Forward During National Emergencies

Mar 28, 2020 Ashwani Lohani

There needs to be a mechanism to ensure that during national emergencies, Indian citizens from any part of the world can be swiftly and safely evacuated whenever called for, writes Ashwani Lohani, former Chairman and Managing Director, Air India.

Amritsar Tragedy Was An Incident Of Trespassing On Tracks, No Statutory Inquiry: Railway Board Chairman

Oct 20, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The Commisioner of Railway Safety will not probe the Amritsar tragedy as it was not a railway accident but an incident of trespassing on train tracks.

Aadhaar Verified Passengers Can Now Book Up To 12 Tickets In One Month On IRCTC Portal

The move, which came into effect on October 26, is believed to be an innovative way for the railways to encourage passengers to link their Aadhar numbers to their online booking accounts on IRCTC

All Senior Railway Officials Asked To Relieve Staff Working As Domestic Help In Their Homes

Oct 08, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

Under the new guidelines by the Railway Ministry

Rajiv Bansal Takes Charge As Air India CMD

Lohani, who was at the helm for nearly two years, handed over the Air India CMD charge to Bansal.

23 August, 2017

Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani Is New Railway Board Chief After A.K Mittal Resigns From Post

Outlook Web Bureau

After 2 train derailments in four days in Uttar Pradesh, Chairman of the Railways Board Ashok Mittal submitted his resignation to Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu today.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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