Tuesday, 5 July, 2022

Angus Whitley


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Passenger aircraft stand grounded on the tarmac at Manchester Airport, operated by Manchester Airport Plc, in Manchester, U.K. | Photographer: Anthony Devlin | Bloomberg

Peanuts, pajamas, potatoes, pineapples – things airlines are selling to survive pandemic

Even airlines that received govt bailouts & slashed costs are looking for new revenue streams as they burn through cash while fleets are largely grounded.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.