Daily Archives: October 10, 2018
The Russian-made Sukhoi Superjet-100, which was on an internal flight, landed in the region of Sakha early today, but then came off the runway for some reason. Footage showed the rear wheels of the aircraft had collapsed in the accident. Everyone on board was safely evacuated and nobody was seriously injured.
Saurabh Chaudhary claimed the gold medal in the 10m air pistol event at the Youth Olympic Games on Wednesday, capping off the Indian shooting team’s best-ever outing in the mega event on a rousing note.
The revamped Kalinga Stadium was officially opened for the FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup with an exhibition match involving present and former Indian players. Among the salient features of the refurbished stadium is the capacity that has been upped from 8000 earlier to 15,000 now with the number of stands increased to four.
No-frills airline AirAsia India has appointed Sunil Bhaskaran as chief executive officer and managing director. Currently, Bhaskaran is vice president of corporate services at Tata Steel and has over three decades of experience in the fields of manufacturing, export and commercial operations with the Tata group. His appointment would be effective from Nov 15.
“During the quarter, our net interest income grew by 55.6 per cent, which helped in the profitability. Also, our loan growth was 51 per cent and NPA movement was restricted,” the bank’s managing director and chief executive officer, Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, told reporters here.