Daily Archives: July 18, 2019

GoAir may start flights to Bhutan from New Delhi


Wadia group-promoted budget carrier GoAir is likely to commence flight services to Bhutan from New Delhi, a source said Thursday. GoAir, which started flying international from October last year, currently operates to Phuket, Male, Abu Dhabi and Muscat. Last week, it announced expansion of its international operations to three new markets, Bangkok, Dubai and Kuwait, besides launch of services on ...

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Cong raises in LS issue of crimes against women in Delhi


The Congress on Thursday targeted the government over incidents of crime against women in the national capital. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said, “I want to know what the government is thinking to deal with the matter”. He said that several rape cases have been reported in Delhi. “This is happening in the place where ...

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Death toll in Bihar floods reaches 78


A total 78 persons have died so far in the flash floods that have hit Bihar in the wake of torrential rainfall in adjoining Nepal, the state disaster management department said on Thursday. According to figures released by the department, the death toll has climbed to 78 as against 67 on the previous day with Sitamarhi district accounting for the ...

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Chandrayaan-2 launch rescheduled for July 22: ISRO


India’s second mission to the Moon Chandrayaan-2, which was called off due to a technical snag, has been rescheduled for launch on July 22, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Thursday. On July 15, the launch was aborted 56 minutes and 24 seconds before lift-off at 1.55 am following a technical problem in its most powerful rocket GSLV-Mk-III, ...

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