Suresh Prabhu

Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu orders safety audit of all airlines, airports

The development also comes on a day when several passengers on a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur suffered nose and ear bleeding.

published on : 20th September 2018

Private airlines need to deal with issues on their own, says Suresh Prabhu on Jet Airways

The minister's comments come at a time when the airline industry is grappling with tough times as high oil prices and stiff competition are crimping the profitability of carriers.

published on : 21st August 2018

Kerala floods: Suresh Prabhu says DGCA monitoring airfares but no micro management of airlines

Prabhu said the ministry as such cannot interfere with the fares but it is "doing it" in this time of crisis.

published on : 20th August 2018

Chandrababu Naidu, Suresh Prabhu visit Kauvery hospital to enquire about Karunanidhi's health

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and Union minister Suresh Prabhu today visited a city hospital where DMK president M Karunanidhi has been undergoing treatment.

published on : 4th August 2018

WTO's existence is under threat: Suresh Prabhu

Prabhu pointed out that the current scenario was the “most challenging period of the last 70 years” for global trade and that the WTO’s very existence is under threat.

published on : 7th July 2018

Steel import, H-1B visa top Suresh Prabhu’s US visit agenda

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu, who is visiting the US next month, will raise various trade related issues with his US counterpart including the import duty hike on steel and H1B Visa.

published on : 30th May 2018

Karnataka Governor should call single largest party to form government: Suresh Prabhu

Due to the fractured verdict, jockeying for power has begun in the state, with contenders BJP and JD(S)-Congress combine intensifying efforts to outmanoeuvre each other.

published on : 16th May 2018

Trade war: India, China inch closer as US turns protectionist

The top echelons of the Chinese and Indian establishments have began sending signals that they desire a warmer bilateral trade relationship, even as the US continues to turn increasingly protectionist

published on : 27th March 2018

Global trade war: Why India has to keep a close watch on developments

Trump has mentioned India along with China several times over the last few months in the context of reciprocal taxes, alleging unfair import duties on American products and violation of WTO

published on : 24th March 2018

For first time, India not being blamed for collapse of WTO talks: Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said this was probably the first time in recent history that India was not being blamed for the collapse of talks at the ministerial meeting of the WTO.

published on : 17th December 2017

76 injured as Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails in Maharashtra; third accident in 10 days, first since Suresh Prabhu's offer to quit

Nine coaches of the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derailed near Asangaon of the Kasara-Mumbai suburban railway section at around 6.35 am.

published on : 29th August 2017

Heads roll, lax staff tied to Uttar Pradesh rail tragedy

Maintenance equipment found at accident site; Railways probing if repair work was authorised

published on : 21st August 2017

Work was being carried out on tracks, probe on, says Railways on Utkal Express derailment

The railway ministry said 21 people were killed and 97 injured, 26 of them grievously, in the accident near Khatauli in western Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 20th August 2017

Suresh Prabhu asks authorities to fix responsibility into Utkal Express derailment

The minister said he was monitoring the situation closely and that restoration of tracks was his top priority.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar: 21 dead, 92 injured; Three top Railways officials sent on leave, four engineering officers suspended

The mishap took place at the Meerut-Saharanpur section of Delhi division of Northern Railways. Sources said some of the coaches crashed into nearby houses causing major damage to public and property.

published on : 19th August 2017

Railways to tweak flexi fare in premium trains

The earnings are expected to reach Rs 500 crore in one year.

published on : 4th April 2017

Rail fracture suspected in Ajmer-Sealdah Express derailment

Rail fracture is suspected to be the possible reason for the Ajmer-Sealdah Express derailment near Kanpur today.

published on : 28th December 2016

125 dead, 250 injured in train accident near Kanpur

A column comprising a team of 90 army personnel accompanied by a medical column of four doctors, 20 paramedics and two ambulances from Kanpur were also deployed at the accident site.

published on : 20th November 2016

Patna-Indore Express tragedy: Centre announces Rs. 3.5 lakh ex gratia for kin of deceased

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 3.5 lakh for the families of the deceased.

published on : 20th November 2016