SpiceJet has declared special offers to attract customers ticket prices as low as Rs 499 on its domestic service once again limited period special fare scheme, 'Early Bird'. The company has released a statement on Monday morning, where the bookings will begin for three days from 1st September and travel validity period between January 16 and October 24 next year. SpiceJet has been providing best flying offers to destinations across the country, with one way fares starting as low as Rs 499, which includes fuel surcharge but excluding applicable statutory taxes and fees. According to sources travelers has been increased for air travel during holidays from past several years and the company said the introduction of Early Bird offer, this number will grow higher. Kaneswaran Avili, chief commercial officer, SpiceJet Ltd said early bird sale will attract customers to make their holiday plans with SpiceJet and save on travel costs at the same time. He added it will provide every Indian customer to plan for a holiday trip with more than the typical one holiday during the year. Last week, the Kalanithi Maran also promoted budget airline SpiceJet had announced a similar discounted scheme offering passengers fares starting Rs 1,888 across its domestic destinations.
India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has began the second day of his five-day trip to Japan on Sunday with a visit to the famous Toji Temple in the historic city of Kyoto, where he also went around the complex of the ancient Buddhist temple. Narendra Modi is aiming to build deeper ties between the two Asian economic giants India and Japan, while the Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has flew down to Kyoto to personally meet Narendra Modi. Modi hopes to begin a new chapter in the bilateral relations and cooperation in the fields of defence, civil nuclear and infrastructure besides commerce.The visit to Kyoto is major significance to Narendra Modi's vision for Varanasi, the constituency he represents in the Lok Sabha. Kyoto is considered as world class heritage city with historical attractions. Modi wants to develop the Varanasi temple town into a 'smart city' on the lines of Kyoto. Later Narendra Modi have met the Governor and the Mayor of the city.Modi said just like Varanasi in India, the city of Kyoto holds several thousands of temples and shrines. He is eyeing to make an Kyoto model can be essential in the process of rejuvenating Indian cities and developing 100 "smart cities in his vision. Modi said India and Japan have a big responsibility beyond that of bilateral relations, where both the countries should work together to lead world's economy.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is not happy over the Narendra Modi government about not consulting him about the Governor’s appointment. BJP senior leader Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala will be sworn as the governor of Karnataka on Monday 1st September, while chief minister Siddaramaiah has expressed unhappiness over the mode of the appointment of the governor. He added it has been a tradition in India that the Centre government consults the Chief Minister of the State before appointing the Governor, but he was neither informed nor consulted by any of the BJP Officials.BJP leader in the legislative council KS Eshwarappa said the UPA government has never consulted the BJP CM when former Karnataka governor HR Bhadwaj was appointed. Bhardwaj, who was appointed as governor to create problem to the state government. Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala is well known as Gujarat assembly speaker and he is considered close to India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and he was appointed the governor of Karnataka last week. Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala will take over from Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, who was in-charge of Karnataka post the retirement of H R Bharadwaj on 28 June.
Deputy Prime Minister of United Kingdom Nick Clegg insists that both countries have a relationship between from several years during his visit to the IT capital of the country on Wednesday. Nick Clegg has arrived in India on a three-day visit, where he had inaugurated a new technological hub and UK Business Centre in Bangalore and stressed trade between the India and the UK. Clegg has led the first British delegation to India after a new government took over by Narendra Modi in New Delhi, as he wants to focus on opportunities for growth in aerospace, hi-tech and manufacturing between the two countries. Nick Clegg said an in interview in Bangalore that India holds major crossroads in its economic destiny, and Bangalore has been building its shine over years how technological expertise can be harnessed to create a powerhouse for growth. Clegg also meet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley earlier this week in New Delhi, while the British deputy prime minister also visited Mumbai. Nick Clegg has joined along with Biocon chairman Kiran Mazumdar Shaw and former Infosys board member Mohandas Pai at the inauguration of the UK India Business Centre in Bangalore.
India Prime Minister Narendra Modi had left for Japan on a five-day official trip with his official delegation comprising fewer than 60 members on Saturday Morning, where the Japan Embassy has released a statement on Wednesday Modi is likely to visit Kyoto, apart from Tokyo and it will be Modi's first bilateral visit outside the subcontinent.Narendra Modi is looking forward to his visit to Japan at the invitation of a good friend, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in his pre-departure statement. India hopes for support of Japanese backing for a nuclear energy pact during a visit by Narendra Modi and lure investment into its $85 billion market while addressing Japan's concern about doing business with a nuclear-armed country.Modi said he will visit to Kyoto reflects the ancient foundations of our contemporary relations and it will also target on some of our nation's priorities, including urban renewal and smart heritage cities as well as advanced scientific research. Modi will travel to Tokyo from Kyoto, where he is going to discuss with Abe the roadmap for "our global and strategic partnership in the years ahead".
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said law is going to take action on its own course in the case of Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda.Siddaramaiah said he doesn’t want to say anything against Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda rape case by a woman, when don't know the details. The woman is a small-time model and acted in a Kannada film as a heroine in Mourya, Nanda, and Topiwala. According to sources Bangalore Police has been registered a case against Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik under sections 376 (punishment for rape) and 420 (cheating) of the Indian Penal Code after a film actor filed a complaint of rape and cheating against him. Meanwhile, woman came out with the revelation on Thursday, just hours after Karthik Gouda got engaged to another woman at a ceremony at Kushalnagar in Kodagu District. The women name Maithriya said Karthik Gouda has promised me to take his home within three months, but his engagement to another girl shocked me. She said Karthik also tied a turmeric-smeared thread around her neck in the puja room in his house in Mangalore on 5th June.
India Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to make a trip to Japan from 30th August, instead of August 31 to Sep 3, where the Japanese embassy has released statement on Wednesday. Narendra Modi was scheduled to visit an official trip to Japan from Aug 31 to Sep 3 but the schedule has been changed from August 30 to September 3 said a statement from the Japan embassy.Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be accompanied by Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, Gautam Adani, chairman of the Adani group, Dilip Shanghvi, chairman and managing director of Sun Pharmaceuticals, Azim Premji, chairman of Wipro, Chanda Kochhar, managing director and CEO of ICICI Bank, Shashi Ruia, Chairman of Essar Group, S Ramadorai, vice chairman of TCS and an adviser to the prime minister in the National Council on Skill Development, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, chairman and managing director of Biocon. The chief executive officer and managing director of Larsen & Toubro K Venkataramanan, D K Sarraf, chairman and managing director of ONGC and Sunil Mittal, chairman and group CEO of Bharti Enterprises are also joining with Modi for Japan visit. Narendra Modi and Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expecting to boost defence ties and also wants to talk about the sale of an amphibious aircraft to the Indian navy.
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has defended his son Karthik after Kannada actress Maithriya demanded that she is married to him. However, the case of rape has been registered against the son of the railway minister on a complaint by Maithriya on Thursday. Maithriya, the small-time model and she has acted in a several Kannada movies as a heroine, where she has claimed that she is married to Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik and claimed that the Minister's family accept her as their daughter-in-law. According to sources Maithreya met Karthik while her family was looking for a groom and the couple have tied the knot on 5th June 2014. Maithriya said they knew each other since 8 May 2014 and they also became very good friends, following which Karthik married her. She added we went on several dates and he also promised to marry me said Maithriya, the star of Kannada films like Mourya, Nanda, and Topiwala. Bangalore Police has registered a case against Karthik under sections 376 (punishment for rape) and 420 (cheating) of the Indian Penal Code.
Andhra Pradesh chief minister N ChandraBabu Naidu is likely to visit Japan in November to study the development model of the Asian giant followed, where he want to watch out the investment possibilities in the state. On Tuesday evening, N ChandraBabu Naidu has made a conference call to the Japanese ambassador.ChandraBabu Naidu, who was in National capital Delhi for a two-day visit to search the implementation of projects assured and incorporated in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 with India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other central ministers. ChandraBabu Naidu had a 90-minute one-on-one meeting with Narendra Modi to discuss special status to the new state, bridging the revenue deficit, financial assistance to the new capital and early completion of Polavaram projects.ChandraBabu has began a day with a meeting on Monday morning at the New Delhi airport itself where he accidentally ran into union agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh. Naidu raised the drought situation prevailing in the state following the failure of monsoons. Later, Mr Naidu met minister for commerce and industry Niramala Sitaraman and asked about the status of the projects incorporated in the bill.The chief minister also had a meeting with union food processing miniter Simranjeet Kaur Badal, while he was scheduled to meet finance minister Arun Jaitley, railway minister Sadananda Gouda and consumer affairs minister Ramvilas Paswan on Wednesday.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will expand cabinet posts says AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday in a interview, where he also declared that CM will hold talks with Congress president Sonia Gandhi whether the Deputy Chief Minister’s post should be created or not. Meanwhile, Karnataka Party Congress Committee president Dr G. Parameshwar has been leading as an alternative power centre in the ruling Congress and he is an capable for this post. Digvijaya Singh said It is the Chief Ministers privilege whether he will decide with the AICC president Parameshwara, if he has requested but not demanded the deputy CM's post.Ministerial PM Ashok, BB Chimmanakatti and Eshwar Khandre have met Digvijay Singh, while supporters of Rajshekar Patil Humnabad, Khandre and RV Devaraj gathered in front of the KPCC office in Bangalore, holding placards, shouting slogans, bursting crackers and demanding cabinet berths for their leaders.
Bharatiya Janata Party founders former India Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi have been dropped from the BJP parliamentary board, where the highest decision-making body ruled by BJP president Amit Shah and it was stamped by India Prime Minister Narendra Modi all over now.BJP General Secretary J P Nadda and Three-time Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan are the two new board members appointed by newly-appointed chief Amit Shah. The two leaders also been included in the BJP's central election committee, which will decide on the party candidates to be fielded in elections.The 12-member BJP parliamentary board will lead by Amit Shah, Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, Venkaiah Naidu, Nitin Gadkari, Ananth Kumar, Thawarchand Gehlot, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Jagat Prakash Nadda and Ramlal. Meanwhile, the New BJP president Amit Shah has been begun the changes after consultations with top BJP leaders and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Narendra Modi government is likely to announce a Bharat Ratna to former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 90th birthday on December 25. According to sources the two government functionaries a senior minister and a administrative official have released a statement that the first Bharat Ratna by the Narendra Modi government will be awarded upon BJP's first prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on 25th December. The famous BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee has led the first NDA government as the 11th Prime Minister of India first time for 13 days in 1996 and then from 1998 to 2004. Vajpayee has become the first non-Congress leader to give out a full five-year term as the prime minister and he also served as the Member of Parliament for Lucknow until 2009, when he retired from active politics due to health concerns. Vajpayee is the co-founder of Bharatiya Jana Sangh, later when the Janata government crumbled, the former Prime Minister has restarted the Jana Sangh as the Bharatiya Janata Party in 1980. The Bharat Ratna Award is the highest civilian honor in the country and it will be given in recognition of exceptional service or for performance of the highest order.