No obligation on airlines to escort every flyer to boarding gate: SC
A bench comprising Justices A M Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari said if such request is made, there is no reason to presume that the ground- staff of the concerned airline will not extend logistical assistance to facilitate the passenger for reporting at the boarding gate in time.
Need to work together to empower J&K: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Ravi Shankar Prasad said as part of the Department of Post’s policy to encourage th...
Power2SME inks MoU with PHDCCI to empower MSMEs
The initiative is aimed at strengthening SMEs by providing them with the right opportunity, g...
DRDO empowered India in 2019 to neutralise live satellite
DRDO flight-tested Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) Astra from Su-30 MKI platform off the coast of Chandipur in Odisha from September 16 to 19. The five trials conducted during this period, tested missiles in different configurations. Three missiles were launched in combat configuration with warheads. The tests were successful.
Energy farming to empower UP farmers
The initiative is aimed making the best of ‘usar’ (alkaline) and ‘banjar’ (infertile) stretches of Bundelkhand which have been lying unproductive so far by using it for setting up solar energy plants, producing energy and selling it to government.
E-commerce: Market empowering force for retail industry
The marketplace model of ecommerce is designed to specifically empower local businesses, particularly MSMEs, artisans and traders, allowing them to benefit from economies of scale and access a pan-India customer base in an efficient, cost-effective and transparent manner. During the Diwali season, many online sellers saw 4-5 times growth over the month-long period.
Air India starts compensating flyers for 49-hour delay
Air India has paid a compensation of €600( approx Rs 47,700) each to several passengers for the delay in its London to Mumbai flight on May 28.
How this Anand Mahindra-backed startup is empowering the visually impaired
Braille has been a fundamental tool for the blind in terms of literacy, employment and independence. Annie, a self teaching Braille device, is empowering by visually impaired by helping them learn Braille by themselves through interactive content.
Facebook, T-Hub empower 10 AI-driven Indian startups
The 10 cohort startups included Mumbai-based ftcash which aims to empower micro-merchants and small businesses with the power of credit using digital payments.
Resolve complaints on social media; update and refund: DGCA
Airlines have also been asked to provide special facilities to senior citizens and make food and water available to passengers in case of flight delays and cancellations.
Meet Vishal & Meghana Malkan, a couple who empowers homemakers to become professional traders
Here’s how traders Vishal and Meghana Malkan are helping people take up stock trading professionally.
Travelling with your pet? Keep these rules in mind
Around 3,000 pet dogs and a thousand cats have boarded or alighted international carriers in 2018-19.
Empowering people one of most satisfying efforts of tenure: PM Modi
"To empower so many Indians, especially women has been one of the most satisfying efforts of our tenure. The credit for the same goes to the people of India who made these movements their own and drove the transformation," Modi said. He was responding to tweets from US billionaire Ray Dalio who praised the PM as one of the best leaders in the world.
Microsoft, Jio empowering small businesses in India: Nadella
As per the partnership, Jio will leverage the Microsoft Azure cloud platform to develop innovative cloud solutions focused on the needs of Indian businesses.
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