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Air India

Pakistan Not Allowing Srinagar-Sharjah Flight In It's Territory Is Unfortunate: Omar Abdullah

Nov 03, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The government announced opening of Srinagar-Sharjah flights after deliberations between Lieutenant Governor of J&K Manoj Sinha and Union Minister for Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya M. Scindia in September.

Govt Signs Share Purchase Agreement With Tata Sons For Air India Disinvestment

Oct 25, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The share purchase agreement stipulates that the buyer has agreed to the terms set out by the target company for completing the transaction or acquisition.

Govt Issues Intent Letter To Tata Sons For Air India

Tata Sons had won the bid for acquiring 100 per cent stake in the national carrier, last week. A consortium led by Spicejet promoter Ajay Singh came second with their bid of Rs 15,000 crore.

Homecoming For Air India: Tata Sons Emerge Winner With Rs 18,000 Cr-Bid

Oct 08, 2021 Saptaparno Ghosh

A consortium led by Spicejet promoter Ajay Singh came second with his bid of Rs 15,000 crore. The reserve price for the bid was set at Rs 12, 906 crore.

Tata Group Buys Air India For ₹18,000 Crore

The announcement was made by the secretaries of DIPAM and the ministry of civil aviation.

01 October, 2021

Reports Of Tata Sons Winning Air India-Bid 'Incorrect': DIPAM Sec

Saptaparno Ghosh

It added that the media would be apprised of the development pertaining to the disinvestment and when it is finalised.

15 September, 2021

Tata Sons, SpiceJet's Ajay Singh Submit Financial Bids For Air India, Window For Bids Closed At 6pm Today

Outlook Web Desk

The government is seeking to sell 100 per cent of its stake in the state-owned national airline, including Air India's 100 per cent shareholding in AI Express Ltd and 50 per cent in Air India SATS Airport Services Private Ltd.

08 September, 2021

Govt Sticks To September 15 Deadline For Putting Financial Bids For Air India


After analysing the preliminary bids, eligible bidders were given access to the Virtual Data Room (VDR) of Air India for doing due diligence, following which investors' queries were answered.

15 August, 2021

Air India Flight From Delhi Hovers Over Kabul For Nearly An Hour Waiting For ATC Permission

Outlook Web Bureau

Only Air India is operating flights between India and Afghanistan and the airline is monitoring the Taliban surge closely.

31 July, 2021

Thiruvananthapuram: Air India Express Flight Makes Emergency Landing Due To Cracked Windshield

Outlook Web Bureau

The aircraft made the emergency landing at 8.50 am today, an official said adding that it only carried cargo and did not have any passengers onboard.

27 June, 2021

After Air India, Cairn To Target More State-Owned Firms To Recover Money Due From Centre


A lawyer representing Cairn, said the firm will bring lawsuits in several countries to make state-owned firms liable to pay the USD 1.2 billion plus interest and penalties that are due from the Indian government


22 May, 2021

4.5 Million Air India Passengers’ Data Leaked Due To Cyberattack

Outlook Web Bureau

The data breach occurred following a ‘sophisticated’ cyberattack on Air India’s passenger service system provider--SITA in February, the airline said in a statement

16 May, 2021

UK’s Cairn Energy Eyes Air India To Recover USD 1.72 Billion Due From Centre

Outlook Web Bureau

Other Indian assets identified by the British company include vessels belonging to the Shipping Corporation of India, properties owned by state-owned banks and oil and gas cargoes of PSUs.

19 April, 2021

Elderly Couple Sues Air India For Providing Only One ‘Stale’ Meal During 16-Hour-Long Flight

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident allegedly occurred when the couple flew with the airline from New Delhi to San Francisco on November 11,2020.

27 March, 2021

Either Privatise Or Close Air India, Says Minister Puri

Outlook Web Bureau

The government has started the process to sell its entire 100% stake in Air India that has been in losses since it merged with Indian Airlines in 2007.

22 February, 2021

Manu Bhaker Row: Air India Dismisses Shooter's Harassment Allegations, Says It Has CCTV Footage To Prove


Manu Bhaker had sought action against two employees of Air India for alleged 'harassment' and 'insulting' her at Delhi airport

01 February, 2021

Air India’s Disinvestment Process To Be Completed In 2021-22: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Outlook Web Bureau

While presenting the Union Budget on Monday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the Centre has allocated Rs 2,268 crore for a special purpose vehicle set up as part of financial restructuring of Air India


14 January, 2021

Employees Left 'High & Dry': Air India Unions Claim 'Inordinate Delay' In Salary Disbursement

Outlook Web Bureau

All India Aircraft Engineers' Association and Air India Aircraft Engineers' Association said that despite facing 40% pay cuts, they were being 'discriminated against'

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Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh during a protest near the State Secretariat against the Devasthanam Act, in Dehradun.

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Indian Player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.

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MP & Bollywood actor Sunny Deol with his son Karan Deol (L) during Karan's birthday celebrations, at Sunny Super Sound studio in Mumbai.

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Sharad Agarwal, Head, Lamborghini India flags off a convoy of over 50 Lamborghinis as part of the Lamborghini Espierenza Giro India 2021, at Manesar in Gurugram.

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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) President Chirag Paswan inspects Bapu Auditorium for preparation of his party foundation day function, in Patna.

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