By population, Meerut, Jamshedpur, Kota and Dhanbad remain the four urban clusters without an active airport in the city or in the vicinity. Ironically, all three have airports that have one issue or the other. Jamshedpur had seen active air service by Air Deccan and Kingfisher Airlines. The airport was one of the first to be up for grabs under the RCS-UDAN scheme but Air Deccan couldn’t offer services. Obstacles on the approach path make it impossible for ATR aircraft to land at Jamshedpur. The city is a prime candidate for a greenfield airport. … [Read more...] about Where will 100 new airports come up by 2024?
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Vista Equity Partners, a US-based private equity firm that runs the world’s largest exclusively tech-focused fund, will pick up a 2.32 percent stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 crore, making it the third high-profile investment in the Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) unit in as many weeks and underlining its status as a next-generation software and platform company. … [Read more...] about Jio gets new marquee investor: Vista Equity to buy 2.32% for Rs 11,367 crore
While the bike is very much a cruiser, with forward-set footpegs, tall handlebars and a low-slung, wide berth, RE has practiced enough restraint with the seating position to make it easier to maneuver in city traffic. It’s also equipped the bike with tripper navigation that can be accessed through the ‘Royal Enfield’ app, which provides turn-by-turn navigation instructions through a digital dial with a coloured TFT display. … [Read more...] about Everything you need to know about the new Royal Enfield Meteor
Cohen: It’s just fucking exhausting, but it’s the most rewarding thing I’ve ever done, because now other shows are just going to feel like a breeze. Whatever my schedule ends up being next, I’m going to be so confident because there’s nothing that compares to doing this. It’s just grueling. But I think I’ve gotten much better at it. It was mostly a mental thing. My anxiety was crazy, and now I’ve had to tackle it full on. Fringe is like . . . if I was scared of butterflies, it’d be like sticking my head in a box of butterflies. That’s what I’m doing, and butterflies are actually beautiful if you think about it. But they are bugs. … [Read more...] about 4 rising comics explain the thrilling, grueling Edinburgh Fringe Festival, where everyone wants to be the next ‘Fleabag’
These challenges forced the organizers to temporarily remove large sections of glazing. This procedure was repeated several times before parts of the glazing were permanently replaced with canvas curtains, which could be opened and closed depending on how hot the sun was. When the Crystal Palace was re-erected as a popular leisure park on the outskirts of London, these issues persisted–despite changes to the design which were intended to improve ventilation. … [Read more...] about How glass skyscrapers took over the world–and why we need to stop building them