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IndiGo profit plunges 96.6% on fuel costs, exchange rate

Revenue from sale of passenger tickets rises 13.6% Market leader IndiGo profit for the first quarter of the current fiscal plunged 96.6% to ₹27.8 crore against ₹811.1 crore in the year-earlier period following adverse impact of foreign exchange and high fuel prices. Revenue from passenger tickets stood at ₹5,769.4 crore, an increase of 13.6% compared […]

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We need a clear signal from the top to stop mob lynchings, says Shashi Tharoor

The Congress leader and Lok Sabha member on why the Prime Minister should speak up on lynchings, his own recent controversial statements, and the 2019 polls Congress leader and Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor has been making headlines a lot lately — for comments that have sparked controversies and for a case against him that […]

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Indian pace attack has enough firepower to make up for Bhuvneshwar’s absence: Darren Gough

Gough reckons the spin attack too is lethal with the addition of chinaman Kuldeep Yadav. Former England pacer Darren Gough feels India have enough firepower in their pace attack to cover for the absence of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah in the first Test beginning in Birmingham on Wednesday. Gough spoke about the different options […]

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Hockey World Cup: India hold US, progress to knock-outs

As per the rules of the tournament, the top teams from the four pools progress directly to the quarterfinals. Under pressure Indian women’s hockey team produced a spirited performance to come back from a goal down and hold higher-ranked USA to a 1-1 draw in their last Pool B match and progress to the knock-out […]

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Govt. plans ‘ISRO-like’ ocean mission

₹8,000 crore proposal given to PMO for a revolution similar to space exploration Looking to emulate the success of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in designing and launching satellites, the Centre has drawn up a five-year, ₹8,000 crore plan to explore the deep recesses of the ocean. The Union Earth Sciences Ministry — tasked […]

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