Thursday, 1 December, 2022
TopicNaresh Goyal

Topic: Naresh Goyal

Naresh Goyal, the former ticketing agent who became Indian aviation mogul, crash lands

The resignation of Naresh Goyal as chairman of Jet Airways removes an obstacle for creditors, who are seeking to overhaul & salvage the airline.

Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal and his wife Anita step down from airline’s board

The board of Jet Airways met in Mumbai to decide on ways to procure interim funding for the troubled airlines.

A bailout for Jet Airways will fill Indian skies with zombie airlines

Air India is the original zombie, infected by a govt bailout. If Jet is bailed out, then the next firm will need one too & the infection will spread.

SBI could take 15% equity stake in Jet Airways

Burdened by debt, Jet Airways is looking to convert part of its loans to equity as it struggles to stay afloat in a highly competitive market

Jet Air said to weigh a restart of bailout talks with Tata Group

Tata said in November that it held “ preliminary” talks with Jet Airways though no proposal was made.

On Camera

YourTurn

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor (Photo/ANI)

Operation ‘Discipline Tharoor’ failed in Kerala. But battle against Pinarayi won’t be easy

If his attacks on Modi and the BJP are any indication, Tharoor would rather be measured than go all-out, especially as an exponent of positive politics.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.