Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 23:12
"This government has only about six months left. There is no plan (for privatising Air India) and the issue is not under active consideration at all," he told reporters here.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 09:38
The change of stand by the Union Minister came amid mounting pressure by the Opposition parties, which took strong objection to his earlier remark.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 23:00
Warning the Minister against making any "off-the-cuff" remark, senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said there must be a proper discussion on the issue.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 05, 2013, 21:31
Air India is saddled with a loss of Rs 15,000 crore accumulated over the last four years.
Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 18:51
The suggestion comes within days of reports that LIC and the Employee Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) snapped up the entire Rs 7,400-crore bond issue of the debt-ridden Air India.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 19:04
Former Supreme Court judge, Justice D M Dharmadhikari, who headed a four-member committee, submitted the report to Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 18:08
In a major relief to the debt struck aviation industry of India, a Group of Ministers (GoM) on Tuesday gave the green signal to 49 percent FDI in domestic airlines.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 01, 2011, 18:06
Government Thursday said no proposal for any kind of bailout package for loss making private airlines was under its consideration.
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