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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A gorilla named Zola Was seen Dancing in a Zoo in Dallas Texas.
Zola is seen in a behind-the-scenes video shot by Zookeeper Ashley Orr.
The zoo authority says such behaviour by Zola is part of ways in which his life is enriched - by providing the primate with 'mental and physical stimulation to increase natural behaviours.'
Zola's 'dancing' is really just a 'play behaviour' which is a natural behaviour present in a wide array of animals.
The zoo authority says the pool provides the primate...
Salem Express Carrying Over Rs 300 Crore Of RBI's Cash Robbed!
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August 9 , 2016 , 18:08 IST
[caption id="attachment_216616" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Train Carrying Over Rs 300 Crore Of RBI's Cash Robbed[/caption]
A Chennai-bound train carrying a consignment of over Rs 300 crores of Reserve Bank Of India's cash was robbed on Monday night.
According to reports, the Salem Express left Salem in Tamil Nadu on Monday night, carrying 226 boxes of RBI's cash.
However, when the train reached Egmore station in Chennai, cops found that some of the boxes containing the currency notes had been tampered with.
According to a report in The New Indian Express, a hole, big enough for one person to enter, was drilled on top of the railway coach which was carrying the currencies.
"Around 5 crore was looted from train enroute to Chennai, RPF has registered case,probe underway," said Ramasubramanyam,IG GRP.