South Asia and Beyond

Tata Sons Wins Air India Bid

The Maharaja is going home after 68 years! The Tatas were declared winners of the bid to buy Air India and will shell out ₹18,000 crore to take over the airline, started by JRD Tata which was nationalised in 1953. Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran vowed to make it a world class airline that would make every Indian proud.