Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

A low-cost airline has come up with what could be a game-changing idea to get passengers off airplanes quicker and keep the jets in the sky for longer. One of the frustrations of air travel is the slow process of leaving the aircraft, with passengers having to squeeze through a single left hand door at … Read more

Planning a monsoon road trip? Consider these 5 routes

Planning a monsoon road trip?  Consider these 5 routes

As the weekend approaches, here are five routes that you can consider for a monsoon road trip. The scenic views will leave you refreshed and energized. Mumbai, First Published Jul 21, 2022, 6:30 PM IST Monsoons and long drives go hand in hand. There are very few people who would not love the idea of … Read more

Planning a roadtrip in an EV? Here’s what you need to know

Planning a roadtrip in an EV?  Here's what you need to know

“After driving an electric vehicle, I doubt that I will ever drive a regular car again.” says Mumbai-based Priyans Murarka, who recently completed a road trip from Mumbai to Delhi and back in his new 2022 MG ZS electric vehicle. Murarka is passionate about sustainability and runs a bootstrapped company that helps clients maintain good … Read more

Heavy rain lashes Goa; IMD issues orange alert till Friday

Heavy rain lashes Goa;  IMD issues orange alert till Friday

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert as heavy rainfall lashes Goa. IMD has warned of very heavy rainfall till July 15 (Friday). The forecast released by the weather department said, “The low-pressure region over coastal areas of south Odisha, north Andhra Pradesh and neighborhood now lies over northwest Bay of Bengal … Read more

Opinion: Our love for cheap airfare has pushed airports to the brink

Opinion: Our love for cheap airfare has pushed airports to the brink

An Air Canada flight departing for Toronto, bottom, taxis to a runway as a Westjet flight bound for Palm Springs takes off at Vancouver International Airport, in Richmond, BC, on March 20.DARRYL DYCK/The Canadian Press Ashley Nunes is a research fellow at Harvard Law School. Messy, impossible, difficult. Those are just some of the words … Read more