Lodestar UM retains Rs 500 crore Mahindra & Mahindra media business after 4-month pitch
As part of the mandate, Lodestar UM will continue to handle the media duties across all media touch points, including core and specialised media—digital, listening centre, content, and out of home (OOH)—across all Mahindra businesses like personal vehicles, commercial vehicles, farm equipment sector, trucks, real estate, finance, and corporate.
Over 40,000 troop, tanks, attack helicopters to take part in exercise near Pakistan
The exercise will aim to show the integration between tan...
Already 'severe', Delhi's pollution likely to enter 'emergency' zone on Wednesday
The govt's air quality monitor, SAFAR, said pollution level...
Working to get 737 Max back in air, says Boeing
“Boeing has tested over 800 test flights (on B737Max) and is working on improving the training process involving B737Max. We are working closely with regulators round the world to bring the aircraft back to service,” said Darren Hulst, director (product, forecast and current market), Boeing Commercial Aircraft.
Stubble plume intrusion makes Delhi air 'very poor', likely to turn 'severe' by Tuesday
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) registered Delhi's air quality index (AQI) at 321 at 4 pm on Sunday, up from Saturday's 283. Most of the 37 air quality monitoring stations in Delhi recorded air quality in the 'very poor' category.
View: Politicians have no answer for India's increasingly toxic air
Home to seven of the world's 10 most polluted cities, India’s deadly haze was responsible for one of every eight deaths in 2017. The life of a child born today is likely to be 2.5 years shorter because of this. Delhi, with its unlikely combination of sweeping green boulevards and unchecked urban growth, has become the symbol of the country’s struggle.
On malfunctioning Boeing Max, captain had the flu and copilot was a sub
In a submission to the report, Lion Air said it’s unfair to blame the crew.
SpaceX launches 60 mini satellites for cheaper global Internet
Elon Musk-run SpaceX has launched 60 "Starlink" satellites into low-Earth orbit from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida that will bring cheaper Internet access to the world.
Boeing’s CEO expresses regret over the two fatal crashes that killed 346
Muilenburg said he decided to give up “tens of millions of dollars” in incentive pay after meeting recently with families of victims of the crashes. “I felt it was important for me to forgo those bonuses and send a message of responsibility,” he said. During congressional hearings late last month, lawmakers assailed Muilenburg for not taking a pay cut.
Airport hospitality companies keen to improve passenger experience
While privatisation of Indian airports has fuelled the growth of airport lounges, most lounge operators are seeing limited room to expand their core operations, and are taking the premium services path to boost revenue.
Air pollution in Delhi did not drop by 25 % as claimed by AAP govt: Greenpeace
In government advertisements, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been claiming that levels of PM 2.5 (or particulate matters equal to smaller then 2.5 microns in diameter) reduced to an average of 115 between 2016 and 2018 from an average of 154 between 2012 and 2014, which amounted to a 25 per cent reduction.
Toxic air chokes Delhi's tourism business; residents moving out of city till air quality improves
Delhiites appear to be moving out of the city on short holidays to nearby hill stations and other cities such as Bengaluru and Mumbai not affected by severe deterioration in air quality. Bookings for other north Indian cities seemed to have declined, travel operators said. Airline bookings to Delhi have fallen 17% for travel between Oct 27 and Nov 5.
74 passengers killed in Pakistan train inferno
Flames roared through the train cars as the train approached the town of Liaquatpur in Punjab. Authorities said they were still trying to identify the victims and that the lists of fatalities and those injured were not ready yet. Several of the injured had jumped off the train - many to their deaths - after the fire broke out.
Toxic air adds to India’s woes as economy deteriorates
Toxic air in New Delhi is driving away tourists, disrupting flights and shutting schools.
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