As India struggles to finish construction of its first home-grown aircraft carrier, the Vikrant, China has sailed out its first domestically built aircraft carrier.
After a crowd of at least 300 Naxals closed in on paramilitary commandos, ambushing them in the thick forest of Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, the Air Force swooped in to help, with its helicopters landing in the heart of a Maoist stronghold, despite concerns of the insurgents opening fire.
The launch of China’s second aircraft carrier, expected as soon as this week, will be an important and depressing moment for India.
In the deadliest Maoist ambush in years, 25 men of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF died this afternoon in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma area.
An unmanned aerial vehicle or UAV of the Indian Air Force crashed in Odisha this morning during a trial. Nobody was hurt in the incident, a senior police officer said
Union Minister Jayant Sinha on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the government’s air regional connectivity scheme – UDAN – on April 27
The Kerala government will convene a meeting of various airlines to discuss the launch of their services to and from the upcoming Kannur International Airport, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, the government’s chief legal advisor, has asked why there is “so much noise” over armymen tying a man in Kashmir to the front of a military jeep as a “human shield” against protesters throwing stones at the vehicle.
German airline Lufthansa on Sunday announced debut of its Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft at Mumbai International Airport.
Government-owned Air India today announced a discounted Star award mileage redemption offer for passengers planning to travel within the USA. The six-day offer that commenced from Thursday, will remain valid till April 18.