SIA slashes India-Australia online fares

With the peak summer rush season approaching, Singapore Airlines (SIA) on Tuesday slashed fares by 28 to 50 per cent on online booking of tickets from eight Indian cities to five key destinations in Australia. The limited promotional fare would be start from Rs 20,000 ($445) for a return economy class ticket, for which bookings should only be done online through ‘’ using passenger’s credit card either directly or through travel agents, the airline said in a release.