Hindon civil terminal becomes operational, first flight lands from Pithoragarh

Eight months after it was inaugurated in March by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the new civil terminal at Sikandarpur near the Hindon airbase became operational with the first civil flight landing from Uttarakhand’s border town of Pithoragarh on Friday afternoon. The nine-seater aircraft of Air Heritage then took passengers to […]

Post-Dussehra pollution in Delhi lowest in 5 years

People in the national capital breathed the cleanest air in five years for a day that falls immediately after Dussehra, environment monitoring officials said on Wednesday, but warned that the situation is likely to deteriorate in less than a week. The celebration of Dussehra includes the burning of towering effigies […]