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Electrification of Delhi-Jaipur rail link in 2018

Work on 4,000-km tracks to be completed in this fiscal.

24 Dec 2017 1:32 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Ending VIP culture in Railways

Lohani’s biggest decision has been to do away with a 36-year-old protocol that many believe led to the creation of a VIP culture in the Railways.

29 Oct 2017 12:48 AM

Soon upgrade to Air India if you have unconfirmed Rajdhani tickets

This proposal was initially developed in the wake of the demand-supply crunch in AC I and AC II tickets on Rajdhani Express.

23 Oct 2017 12:17 PM

Railway Board chief raps bureaucrats for receiving him at airport

Sources said that there were at least 20 high-ranking railway officials that were part of the entourage that went to pick up Mr Lohani.

02 Oct 2017 1:21 AM

Railways at 'critical juncture', safety to be priority: Ashwani Lohani    

Lohani's statement comes amid reports of the fourth derailment incident in 10 days.

29 Aug 2017 12:33 PM


Safety to be top priority for Railways, says Ashwani Lohani

Ashwani Lohani assumes charge at a time when the safety aspect of railways is under sharp focus.

25 Aug 2017 1:40 AM

Rajiv Bansal takes charge as new Air India CMD

Bansal replaces Ashwani Lohani, who has assumed office as Railway Board Chairman.

24 Aug 2017 3:58 PM

Rajiv Bansal appointed CMD of Air India after Lohani joins Railway Board

Rajiv Bansal is currently the Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

23 Aug 2017 7:48 PM

PM will take a call on whatever request Suresh Prabhu made: Jaitley

Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday offered to quit as the railway minister, takeing full responsibility for train mishap.

23 Aug 2017 7:39 PM

Air India CMD Lohani appointed chairman of Railway Board

Air India Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani.

23 Aug 2017 5:50 PM


Ashwani Lohani appointed as new Chairman of Railway Board

Former chairman A K Mittal resigned from his post on on Wednesday following two train derailments in four days in UP.

23 Aug 2017 4:46 PM

Air India CMD tells staff will safeguard your interests

Lohani's missive to came on a day a section of staff held a protest against proposed privatisation.

18 Jul 2017 6:35 PM

Air India to add LA, Houston in its list of US destinations

Announcement comes a day after launch of first direct flight from Delhi to Washington DC.

08 Jul 2017 10:57 AM

Air India CMD: privatisation hasn't affected AI's growth plans

Air India chairman refused to comment on possibility of privatisation of Air India and Tata group buying a stake.  

24 Jun 2017 8:28 PM

Tata Group may buy Air India with Singapore Airlines

Both Tata Group and Singapore Airlines may team up to acquire stake, report says.

21 Jun 2017 2:32 PM


AI staff offers their perks to stop carrier’s privatisation

A senior captain has offered to donate his June month’s salary.

19 Jun 2017 2:19 AM

Huge debt may stall Air India stake sale: Panagariya

Loss-making Air India, surviving on taxpayers' money, is facing tough business conditions amid stiff competition.

03 Jun 2017 10:19 AM

Now, no porter service for top Air India officials

The idea to stop Air India’s staffers from availing the services of porters was formulated by Mr Lohani last week.

11 May 2017 1:07 AM

CBI case a 'shock'; will hit Air India hard: Lohani

Air India is surviving on a Rs 30,000 crore bailout package extend by UPA for a ten-year period.

14 Jan 2017 5:10 PM

Air India to launch Wi-Fi on board flights

Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani said that the airline had gone ahead and was in the final stage of implementation of Wi-Fi onboard.

12 Jan 2017 3:32 AM