With a view to further improve the availability of potable and affordable drinking water for passengers, the Central Railway has started installing 76 water vending machines (WVMs) at all its stations. These machines will be operated by private parties.
According to the chief PRO Sunil Udasi, “A total 76 WVMs have been allotted out of which 37 have been commissioned so far at 20 stations. These machines would sell purified Reverse Osmosis (RO) water to passengers at cheaper rates where commuters...
China has refused entry to the first batch of around 50 Indian pilgrims who were scheduled to travel to Kailash Mansarovar through the Nathu La pass in Sikkim, citing damage to roads due to rains and landslides in the Tibet region.The 47 pilgrims, who were stopped by the Chinese officials at the border from proceeding further, have now returned to their respective states, official sources said here today.The pilgrims were scheduled to cross over to the Chinese side on June 19 but had failed to do...
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The monsoon session of Parliament will commence from July 17, the day the President's election is scheduled in which over 776 MPs are eligible to vote.The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs, which met here on Friday evening under the chairmanship of Home Minister Rajnath Singh, has recommended holding the session from July 17 to August 11, informed sources said.They said the session was being slightly advanced due to the Presidential election in which MPs and MLAs are voters. The monsoon...
Strawberries have a lot of fans for its summery delicious and juicy properties. It's a bonafide superfood and contributes hugely to the healthy mechanism of our body. Still, many people associate strawberries with only taste and flavour.
Strawberries have some amazing health benefits because of being supremely rich in nutrition and antioxidants. Here are 5 amazing reasons to love this fruit!
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[caption id="attachment_226491" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Amidst the Yadav family feud, Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party President Shivpal Yadav has commented on his nephew Akhilesh Yadav, saying that a Chief Minister should not be arrogant.[/caption]
Amidst the Yadav family feud, Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party President Shivpal Yadav has commented on his nephew Akhilesh Yadav, saying that a Chief Minister should not be arrogant.
Akhilesh Yadav, on Friday, restored all the portfolios that were withdrawn from Shivpal earlier this week.
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“I have seen many chief ministers in the state. Most turn arrogant and develop a massive ego. I have learnt a lot from Netaji (Mulayam). Akhilesh too should learn from him and me as well. Akhilesh needs more experience,” says Shivpal.
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Shivpal had earlier resigned from his position as party chief and as minister earlier as a feud erupted when he replaced Akhilesh as party chief.
“The responsibility given to me is huge. I need to work harder as elections are near,” he said after being reinstated as party chief.
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When asked about Akhilesh’s demand for authority to take a call on ticket distribution, Shivpal said, “How elections are fought are the prerogative of the party chief and Netaji (Mulayam) will decide on ticket distribution”.
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When inquired about Amar Singh's role in the Yadav clan unrest, he said, “Amar Singh can never cause any harm to our family. Outsiders are with Netaji and also with Akhilesh. There are some ministers in his cabinet who are outsiders and do no work."
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Shivpal further added that he supports Akhilesh's position as Chief Minister, even if the ruling party returns after 2017 UP Assembly elections.
Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav will deliver a final call to put all questions to rest on Saturday.