These 53 include areas such as Ghaziabad and Faridabad, which are serviced by New Delhi airport, or Vasai-Virar, which is serviced by Mumbai airport. Both New Delhi and Mumbai are slated to get a second airport in the next few years. Similarly, Thrissur, Kollam and Malappuram are serviced by Kochi, Trivandrum and Kozhikode, respectively. … [Read more...] about Where will 100 new airports come up by 2024?
Rules on the new
Commemorated since 1988, the World AIDS Day always has a theme, and this year it is "global solidarity, shared responsibility". World-over, 78 million people have been infected with HIV and 35 million have died from the illness since the first case was detected more than 35 years ago, according to UNAIDS. … [Read more...] about World AIDS Day: Is India winning the fight against new HIV infections?
Blotnick: The venue is super intimate. It’s a couple of shipping containers fitted together, and it has about 70 folding chairs in a sort of in-the-round style. You can see people’s faces and watch them react to things. There was a night of figuring out what things they were interested in and where the lulls in the set were. I have a couple of crowd work-y bits, and I figured out right out the gate that the Glasgow accent is almost too thick for this world. There was one Scottish guy who was saying the word ‘bird,’ and it sounded very much like ‘butt,’ so I was like, ‘You like butts?’ And he and everybody else was like, ‘He said birds!’ And I’m like, ‘Oh my god!’ … [Read more...] about 4 rising comics explain the thrilling, grueling Edinburgh Fringe Festival, where everyone wants to be the next ‘Fleabag’
BJP state president Bandi Sanjay spoke of a surgical strike against Rohingya, Pakistani and Bangladeshi illegal immigrants in Hyderabad declaring that his party will weed them out and deport them. This was countered by Owaisi who taunted BJP by asking if Amit Shah was sleeping and how could he let Rohingya names be added to the voter list. … [Read more...] about KCR faces BJP, AIMIM scare in Hyderabad municipal polls
Malik said since the Goa Airport reopened for domestic travel, the passenger flow has returned to 70-75 percent now compared to last year, and is expected to pick up further next month, which is the peak tourist season in the state. "The domestic passenger footfalls are expected to cross 80 percent in December," he said. … [Read more...] about Goa’s domestic air passenger traffic returning to normal: Official