Flying squads to inspect restaurants in Pune for compliance

Pune Divisional Commissioner Saurabh Rao told reporters that flying squads will be formed to inspect eateries, restaurants and bars.

published on : 7th October 2020

Japan's 'flying car' gets off ground, with a person aboard

In a video shown to reporters on Friday, a contraption that looked like a slick motorcycle with propellers lifted several feet (1-2 meters) off the ground, and hovered in a netted area for four minute

published on : 28th August 2020

Kite flying on Independence Day disrupts power supplies in several areas of Delhi

Power distribution companies on Saturday had a tough time dealing with cases of power tripping due to the festive kite flying across the city to celebrate Independence Day.

published on : 16th August 2020

Ahead of Independence day, police look to crack down on ‘Chinese manjha’

Some of the strings used for these kiteflying competitions are coated with glass, metal and those strings,  called 'Chinese manjhas,' can prove fatal if they strike around the neck.

published on : 13th August 2020

Flying squads will check if hospitals are overcharging: Maharashtra health minister

Flying squads will verify if the government decisions aimed at providing relief to COVID-19 patients are being implemented by hospitals.

published on : 7th August 2020

Police couple injured by manja thread used for illegal kite-flying in Chennai

Jayakumar got stitches in his neck and was unable to speak, while Maheshwari sustained bruises due to the fall.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Delhi power discoms advise people not to fly kites near electricity installations

A Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL) spokesperson also warned that metal-coated 'manjha' (string) being a good conductor of electricity can lead to tripping and even electrocution.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Flipkart picks up minority stake in Arvind Youth Brand for Rs 260 crore

Arvind Fashions is India's leading casual and denim player, a lifestyle powerhouse with a strong portfolio of fashion brands.

published on : 9th July 2020

Kite flyers in Chennai using 'manja' may be detained under Goondas Act, no bail for a year

The Chennai City Police Commissioner A K Viswanathan has issued an internal circular to detain the offenders under the Goondas Act and pointed out that the time for warnings and showing mercy is over

published on : 28th May 2020

HAL-produced Final Operational Clearance standard LCAs join IAF stable

Four more FOC-LCAs are in the advanced stages of production and testing, and are expected to join the squadron soon.

published on : 28th May 2020

IAF to get second indigenous LCA Tejas fighter plane squadron today

Tejas is an indigenous fourth generation tailless compound delta wing aircraft.

published on : 27th May 2020

MiG-29 crashes near Jalandhar, IAF pilot ejects safely

The aircraft had developed a technical snag and the pilot ejected safely as he was unable to control the aircraft.

published on : 8th May 2020

Delhi HC declines to entertain Kunal Kamra's plea against flying ban

The court also declined Kamra's oral plea for an interim direction permitting him to fly on any of the airlines.

published on : 20th March 2020

CBI books AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes, others for violating norms to get international flying licenses

Air Asia Group CEO Tony Fernandes allegedly approached government servants for clearances, removal of existing 5/20 rule of aviation and change in regulatory policies, the agency has alleged.

published on : 29th May 2018