Archive for April 12th, 2019

AAP, JJP to fight LS polls in Haryana jointly

New Delhi, Apr 12 (PTI) The Aam Aadmi Party and the Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) on Friday announced firming up an alliance in Haryana to fight on all 10 Lok Sabha seats in the state.

The JJP was launched by former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala’s grandson Dushyant…

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Animal Protein Linked to Death Risk in Men: Study

Men with a diet rich in animal protein and meat such as sausages and cold cuts could be at a greater risk of death, finds a study.

The study found men who favoured animal protein over plant-based protein in their diet had a 23 per cent greater risk of…

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Ecuador Prez withdraws Assange’s citizenship

 Quito Apr 12: President Lenin Moreno’s Government withdrew the Ecuadoran citizenship granted Julian Assange, acting before the WikiLeak founder’s arrest in London, Foreign Minister Jose Valencia said. Assange was evicted from Ecuador’s embassy in London and arrested by British police, ending a nearly seven year standoff after…

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Indian Government To Probe Jet As Airline Teeters: 10 Points

Mumbai Apr 12 :  The government said on Friday that it would investigate Jet Airways’ ability to fly, a day after the cash-strapped airline suspended most of its international flights. Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said in a tweet that his ministry would “review issues related to Jet Airways” and…

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Mayawati alleges votes going in BJP’s account due to EVM malfunction

Lucknow Apr 12 (PTI) Alleging that EVM malfunction during the first phase of polling resulted in votes cast going in BJP’s account, BSP chief Mayawati asked the Election Commission to take a serious note of this and initiate steps to check its recurrence in the remaining six phases of…

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Prabhu directs civil aviation secretary to review Jet Airways’ issues

Mumbai Apr 12:  Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday directed civil aviation secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola to review issues concerning Jet Airways, which has been operating with less than 10 planes.

“Directed Secretary MoCA to review issues related to Jet Airways. Asked him to take necessary steps to minimise passenger…

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Sindhu seals quarterfinal spot at Singapore Open

Singapore, Apr 12 (PTI) Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu advanced to the women’s singles quarterfinals of the USD 355,000 Singapore Open with a straight-game win over Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt here Thursday.

Fourth seeded Sindhu took 39 minutes to get the better of world number 22…

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