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UNSC discusses fifth set of UN sanctions for North Korea  Apr 30, 1:40 pm
New York, Apr.30 (ANI):United Nations Security Council diplomats are reportedly negotiating a draft statement that would push for tougher sanctions on North Korea to be enforced worldwide after Pyongyang's latest test firing of medium range missiles.
Only Centre can act on Kohinoor issue: Mahesh Sharma  Apr 18, 5:43 pm
New Delhi 18 Apr (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture, tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma today said that only the Centre can act on the issue of the Kohinoor Diamond.
Govt. justifies dissolving IGNCA board, says 'it's a continuous process'  Apr 14, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Thursday dubbed the Centre's move to dissolve the board of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) a continuous process while stating that it was not happening for the first time.
New Civil Aviation Policy to address issues aggressively: Tourism Secretary  Apr 13, 10:25 am
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): The new civil aviation policy of the union government, which is quite on the cards, will address both the issues of opening up the skies and regional connectivity in a very aggressive and fulfilling manner, a top Tourism Ministry official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi.
Notice issued to Airports Authority over incidents of glass fall at Chennai Airport  Apr 6, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to Civil Aviation Ministry secretary and Airports Authority of India chairman on a complaint that the Chennai Airport despite having been modernized in 2012 has witnessed 61 incidents of glass fall in recent times, endangering safety of travelers, without any substantive action taken by the concerned authorities.
Hijacked Egyptian airline with 81 onboard lands at Cyprus  Mar 29, 12:42 pm
Cairo, Mar.29(ANI):An EgyptAir passenger aircraft en route from Alexandria to Cairo has been hijacked and has landed in Cyprus, according to sources in Egypt's Civil Aviation Ministry.
50 declassified files relating to Netaji to be released online tomorrow  Mar 28, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): The second batch of 50 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose will be released online by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (independent charge) and Civil Aviation, at 3:30 P.M. on March 29 on web portal www.netajipapers.gov.in.
MH370 mishap: Possible engine piece found on South African beach  Mar 23, 4:50 pm
Kuala Lumpur/ Johannesburg, Mar. 23 (ANI): The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has said the recent piece of debris found in one of its beaches will first be analysed to see if it possibly belonged to Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 or not.
Global majors participate in India Aviation 2016  Mar 22, 6:22 pm
Hyderabad, Mar. 22 (ANI): Some 200 aviation companies from over 25 countries participated at the 5th India Aviation Summit held in Hyderabad.
Indian civil aviation showcases potential at 'Hyderabad Air Show'  Mar 21, 3:52 pm
New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): The US-India Business Council (USIBC) supported the Ministry of Civil Aviation's and FICCI's fifth edition of the India Aviation Summit that was held in Hyderabad from March 16 to 20, 2016.
Ban Ki-moon to be invited for Buddhist Conference in Nepal  Mar 19, 2:05 pm
Kathmandu, Mar. 19 (ANI): Nepal's Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Anand Prasad Pokharel shared that UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon had shown interest in the country's peace process.
Andhra Pradesh to get new aviation academy at Puttaparti  Mar 17, 9:58 am
Hyderabad, Mar. 17 (ANI): With the support of the Centre, Andhra Pradesh government will set up an aviation academy at Puttaparti in Anantapuramu district.
President Mukherjee to inaugurate aviation show in Hyderabad today  Mar 16, 8:35 am
Hyderabad, Mar. 16 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday will formally inaugurate the fifth edition of the India Aviation 2016
President Mukherjee to inaugurate 'India Aviation' tomorrow  Mar 15, 8:28 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Hyderabad on March 16 to inaugurate the fifth Edition of 'India Aviation'. He will return to Delhi after the event the same day.
Vijay Mallya issue to be taken up by Parl. ethics committee  Mar 11, 11:18 am
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): The ethics committee of Parliament on Friday will take up the issue of liquor baron Vijay Mallya owing Rs. 9000 crore to a consortium of banks led by the SBI.
MH370: Discovered object to be confirmed by Malaysian team  Mar 7, 6:33 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 7 (ANI): Malaysia's Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Seri Abdul Aziz Kaprawi has said the latest discovery of an object at Reunion Island presumed to be of MH370 could only be confirmed after a team of experts verify the same.
Nepal civil aviation ministry orders probe into delay in PM Oli's flight  Feb 25, 6:32 pm
Kathmandu, Feb.25 (ANI): Nepal's civil aviation ministry on Thursday formed a probe panel to investigate the delay in the departure of the Nepal Airlines Corporation's Mumbai-Kathmandu flight on which Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli was travelling on Wednesday.
Nepal Civil aviation body confirms death of 23 in plane crash  Feb 24, 3:22 pm
Kathmandu, Feb.24(ANI): The Nepal Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that all 23 people, including three crew members and two children, who were on board on the ill-fated Tara Twin-Otter plane, have died in a crash in Rupse of Myagdi district in country's western part on Wednesday.
'Swachh Paryatan' mobile app launched to keep tourist places clean  Feb 22, 6:05 pm
New Delhi, Feb.22 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Monday launched 'Swachh Parayatan' mobile app at a function here.
DGCA to issue fresh guidelines on block hours  Feb 22, 6:04 pm
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is likely to come out with fresh guidelines on block hours to keep a check on the on-time performance, and remove disparity of various airlines.
Jat unrest: Ministry of Civil Aviation organizes additional flights  Feb 21, 1:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 21 (ANI): In view of ongoing road blockades and disturbance in Haryana, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has organised additional flights.
Airline operators present memorandum to Jitendra Singh  Feb 17, 8:46 pm
New Delhi, Feb.17 (ANI): Representatives of India's leading airlines including Jet Airways, Indigo, Spice Jet and Go Air, today called on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Dr Jitendra Singh here today to seek the government's intervention to incorporate some of their concerns while finalising the National Civil Aviation Policy (NCAP).
Systems at DGCA to improve as India, US sign agreement  Feb 10, 11:54 am
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): India's aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), and United States Technical Development Agency (USTDA) are all set to undertake and improvise the aviation sector with the signing in of the Grant Agreement for India Aviation Safety Technical Assistance Phase II.
Jet Airways row: Former DGCA for detterent action against crew members  Feb 5, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Disapproving cabin crew members' permission to playback singer Sonu Nigam to use the Passenger Addressing System for singing on board Jet Airways, former Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Kanu Gohain on Friday said a deterrent action must be taken against the defaulters.
DGCA cites series of violations during Sonu Nigam's mid-air concert  Feb 5, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday cited a series of violations that took place during singer Sonu Nigam's concert on Jet Airways in justification of its order to the airline to suspend the five air hostesses on board for allowing the singer to use the in-flight intercom.