Naveen Patnaik’s endorsement of BJP’s Rajya Sabha candidate stirs up a brouhaha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s decision to endorse BJP’s Rajya Sabha candidate Ashwini Vaishnaw has caused quite a flutter in political circles, given that his party could have easily taken all three vacated seats in the upper house of Parliament. Patnaik, over the weekend, announced three names to fill the Rajya Sabha seats vacated […]

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Asian travellers feel the crunch as smaller seats and less legroom appears to be the trend for region’s LCCs

Growing Asian airlines will shrink seat space even further and sacrifice legroom to squeeze more passengers onto planes, with experts predicting budget carriers are betting big on demand in the region soaring higher. Among the leading Asian low-cost carriers making moves at the Paris Air Show this week, Cebu Pacific bought new jets to squeeze […]

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