According to the Civil Aviation Ministry, 10,036 repatriation flights were operated by the Air India Group under the Vande Bharat Mission till November 27, carrying over 12.92 lakh passengers. Of these, 5,014 were inbound flights carrying 8,06,206 passengers and 5,022 were outbound flights with 4,86,349 fliers. … [Read more...] about International flights on November 30: Here are flights operated by Air India under Vande Bharat Mission
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The I-Pace marked a huge turning point for Jaguar, which had been languishing in the sales department, across the globe (except for markets like the US, where it fared relatively better). It marked Jag’s first all-electric car, after the brand announced that all of its new models launched after 2020 will be electric. … [Read more...] about Jaguar I-Pace, the award-winning electric car, is open for bookings—what you need to know
ADIA’s investment at an equity valuation of Rs 4.91 lakh crore and enterprise valuation of Rs 5.16 lakh crore comes close on the heels of its counterpart Mubadala Investment Company’s purchase of 1.85 percent in Jio Platforms for Rs 9,093.6 crore and a second round of investment by private equity giant Silver Lake and co-investors. … [Read more...] about Reliance Jio: Abu Dhabi Investment Authority new investor in Jio Platforms as RIL unit raises total of nearly Rs 1 lakh crore
Speaking at The New York Times DealBook conference in late November, Gates said one of the biggest changes to how business was conducted would have to do with work-related travel. "My prediction would be that over 50 percent of business travel and over 30 percent of days in the office will go away," Gates said. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 impact: Bill Gates says over 50% of business travel will ‘go away’
In India, around 23.49 lakh (17.98 lakh–30.98 lakh) people are living with HIV in 2019, with an adult HIV prevalence of 0.22 percent, according to India HIV Estimates 2019 report. In 2019, over 69 thousand new HIV infections were estimated (nearly 190 new infections every day or eight every hour), which declined by 37 percent from 2010 and by 86 percent from its peak in 1997, the report says. … [Read more...] about World AIDS Day: Is India winning the fight against new HIV infections?