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This year, India’s power plants may consume less coal for the first time in a decade

This year, India’s power plants may consume less coal for the first time in a decade

The fall began in August and worsened over the next two months.
India’s new FDI policy may not be enough for private coal mining to take off

India’s new FDI policy may not be enough for private coal mining to take off

What about bureaucratic hurdles, regulated pricing, and lower calorific value?
The secret behind IndiGo’s ability to fly above Indian aviation’s woes
Why many airline seats are empty despite India’s booming air travel

Why many airline seats are empty despite India’s booming air travel

Indian aviation's passenger load factor has declined, according to IATA.
Flight tickets will cost higher this summer as Jet Airways continues to struggle
How India’s low-cost airlines, once dismissed by Naresh Goyal, became his nemesis
India’s new passenger charter tries to cheer both airlines and travellers

India’s new passenger charter tries to cheer both airlines and travellers

Strict on overbooking, but no monetary compensation for delays
Why Jet Airways is not as valuable for Etihad as it was in 2013

Why Jet Airways is not as valuable for Etihad as it was in 2013

A lot can change in five years. More so in a sector like Indian aviation that is forever in flux. In 2013, when the Abu…
With staggering losses and safety issues, 2018 was a year Indian airlines won’t forget

With staggering losses and safety issues, 2018 was a year Indian airlines won’t forget

In November this year, IndiGo, India’s largest airline by market share, decided to charge passengers for every seat reserved during web check-ins. The charges ranged…
Boeing advises India’s airlines to pursue profit over growth

Boeing advises India’s airlines to pursue profit over growth

The world’s largest aircraft maker has a message for bleeding Indian airliners: forget growth, seek profitability. “Double-digit growth, coupled with losses, is what I am…
Boeing’s most advanced plane could be another headache for Indian aviation

Boeing’s most advanced plane could be another headache for Indian aviation

As if rising fuel prices and engine troubles weren’t enough, Indian aviation has a fresh problem to deal with: aircraft safety. The Oct. 29 crash…
More and more Indians are travelling away from home for Diwali

More and more Indians are travelling away from home for Diwali

Many Indians are giving the traditional diyas and vibrant rangolis a miss this Diwali, the festival of lights. More people are now open to the…