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GUEST COLUMN: Trudeau and India ― the loss of strategic trust

<b>By Abhijit Iyer-Mitra</b>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has now nearly finished what has proven to be a rocky visit to India – one that shed some …

India

Here's How Air India Celebrates a New International Route With Song and Dance

Inaugural flights can be really special, and each airline handles these things in different ways. For instance when American Airlines launched Austin …

Transportation (India)

From 'snub' to scandal, Trudeau's India visit sparks outrage

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's week-long trip to India has gone from bad to worse.<p>Already dogged by bad press and speculation that the prime minister had been "snubbed" by the Indian government, on Thursday Canadian officials were again on the back-foot, after it was …

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Why Justin Trudeau Is Being Snubbed in India

The Canadian prime minister’s trip could nonetheless help him with a voting bloc he covets.<p>Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hasn’t hidden his fondness for foreign leaders. He has embraced them, tweeted at them, and sent them birthday wishes—all in an effort to make India a global player in …

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Justin Trudeau’s India troubles are rooted in Canadian minority politics

Those accustomed to seeing Canada sit atop international rankings of best-governed nations may be surprised to learn that a significant portion of Canadian democracy still has a decidedly crooked, 19th-century vibe. Since Canadian political parties operate on a “pay-to-play” basis — in which any …

Opinion

Routes: Alaska adds/subtracts, United, Air India, Finnair, Emirates, Lufthansa + more

This week's most important air route developments<p>In route news, Alaska Airlines drops some San Francisco routes; United reveals plans for deployment of its first new 737 MAX 9s; Air India will add flights to San Francisco; Finnair extends its SFO and Chicago schedules; Emirates puts its largest …

Los Angeles

Trudeau’s tour of embarrassment could have been worse. Maybe

In defence of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, nothing that has occurred during his state visit to India, at least so far, quite matches the scene U.S. …

India

Journalist who protested PM Modi visit to Canada part of Trudeau delegation

(Express Photo by Amit Mehra)<p>A Canadian journalist, who had protested Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Canada in 2015, is also part of …

India

More trouble for Trudeau India trip over invitation error, claims of Modi snub

OTTAWA — The stunning oversight that allowed a man convicted of attempted murder to be invited to a party in New Delhi with Prime Minister Justin …

Canada

The 1985 Air India bombing was Canada’s worst mass murder. So why is the country indifferent to it?

Today, Canadians commonly regard the bombing as an Indian tragedy, or at most an Indo-Canadian tragedy.<p>Rattan Singh Kalsi kept photos of all his …

Transportation (India)

Many Air India fliers forced to take Jaipur-Del bus

Even after buying tickets as pricey as Rs 5,000 a pop for a seat aboard Air India flight 9844, several passengers from Jaipur had to take the bus to …

Transportation (India)

Balle Balle! Dhol Players Drum Up A Storm On Air India Flight To Amritsar

The bar for in-flight entertainment has officially been raised. Scroll down to watch the viral video<p><b>New Delhi:</b> After a gap of eight years, Air India …

India

Air India Draft Tender Lists Four Options For Government Ownership

Bloomberg | Quint is a multiplatform, Indian business and financial news company. We combine Bloomberg’s global leadership in business and financial …

India News

Here are the four options the government is considering for its own future stake in a private Air India

Hack:<p>As per a senior official, the government is looking at four options with regards to its own stake in a privatised Air India<br>• The ministry of civil …

India

'Liberal' Canadian PMO Bars <em>Outlook</em> From High Commission’s Reception For Trudeau Over Khalistan Coverage

‘Liberal’ Canadian Prime Minister's Office on Thursday withdrew invitation to High Commissioner dinner fo<i>r Outlook</i> magazine.<p>Canadian Prime Minister …

Canada

Civil Aviation Minister says no final decision has been made on Air India disinvestment | Aeropolitical Updates

Civil Aviation Minister Gajapathi Raju announced that no final decision has been made with regards to the disinvestment of the beleaguered national …

India

Trudeau’s India trip is a total disaster — and he has only himself to blame

How did Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the world’s favorite liberal mascot — a feminist man, with movie-star good looks, a 50 percent female cabinet and a political lexicon that has replaced “mankind” with “peoplekind” (making millions swoon) — end up looking silly, diminished and …

India

After an awkward India visit, will Trudeau learn his lesson?

<i>Sonya Fatah is an assistant professor at the Ryerson School of Journalism.</i><p>Photo ops have limitations, as Justin Trudeau is learning on his inaugural visit to India as Prime Minister of Canada. Mr. Trudeau may not have thought family photographs shot against the backdrop of the magnificent Taj Mahal …

India

Convicted attempted murderer invited to state dinner with Trudeau in India

B.C.'s Jaspal Atwal was convicted for 1986 attempt to assassinate Indian cabinet minister on Vancouver Island<p>Sophie Trudeau and Jaspal Atwal pictured …

Canadian Politics

Justin Trudeau weighs in on Quebec legislature kirpan ban, Air India bomber posters

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weighed in from India on Wednesday on a ruling earlier this week upholding a controversial ban on Sikh ceremonial …

Canada

A history of Sikh extremism and its impact on Canada

OTTAWA—Questions around Justin Trudeau’s commitment to opposing Sikh extremism in Canada have been a recurrent theme since his arrival in India last …

Canadian News

'Canadian PM, politicians must not attend events glorifying militants'

By Gurmukh SinghToronto, Feb 22 (IANS) Reacting to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's assurance to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to curb Sikh …

India

BONOKOSKI: Trudeau’s election-ready collection of excellent vacation photos

Justin Trudeau’s excellent family vacation, the entire country of India being their venue, has the Liberals with a treasure trove of photographs in …

Canada

Who is Jaspal Atwal, the new thorn in Indo-Canadian ties?

Jaspal Atwal, an Indian-origin businessman with ties to the Khalistan movement, has become the new thorn in the relationship between India and …

India

Qatar Airways Plans To Start An Airline In India

Qatar Airways has yet again stated that the airline is interested in starting an airline in India. The CEO of Qatar made a similar statement last …

Flying

Govt does not want Air India to shut down the way Kingfisher Airlines did, says Ashok Gajapathi Raju

Senior Telugu Desam Party (TDP) member P Ashok Gajapathi Raju feels the aviation industry is going to continue to make huge strides in the coming …

India

Kanishka bombing, deadliest pre-9/11 airplane terror strike, looms over Trudeau visit

<b>Justin Trudeau said in New Delhi he was ‘happy to condemn’ the glorification of Talwinder Singh Parmar, the alleged mastermind behind the bombing, in</b> …

India

Convicted separatist invited to Trudeau dinner reception in India

Justin Trudeau’s troubled trip to India ran into fresh controversy on Thursday after it emerged that a man convicted of trying to kill an Indian …

India

No decision yet on how much Air India stake up for sale: Ashok Gajapathi Raju

The government has not taken a final decision yet on how much stake in Air India it wants to sell, Minister of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju …

India

QBiz: No Limit on Cash Withdrawals, Says PNB; EPFO Reduces Rates

1. PNB Dismisses Rumours of Cash Withdrawal Limits, Says it Has Enough Capital<p>Dismissing speculations about restrictions on cash withdrawal, …

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