Author Archives: Sandarbh A Sharma

Railway takes steps to make tatkal booking available for longer

Based on inputs by Meeta K Passengers will get more opportunity to book Tatkal tickets will be available for passengers now as the railways has blocked out several illegal softwares and arrested 60 agents. These agents used the softwares to block such tickets , a top railway official said. Railway Protection Force (RPF) Director General Arun Kumar said the software

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Statue of Unity to be free of plastic bottles

Statue of Unity (SoU) at Kevadiya, a grand tourist destination will soon be free of plastic drinking water bottles. The forest department will introduce returnable glass water bottles. These will be no ordinary bottles containing RO water in packaged plastic drinking water bottles. These will contain purified water from Narmada. To add variety the water will be infused with herb

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Scientists create vaccine to prevent Swine fever

Indian scientists at Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Izatnagar in Uttar Pradesh have developed Classical Swine Fever (CSF) cell culture vaccine which will help in producing cost-effective alternative to currently used vaccines for preventing the deadly fever in pigs that contribute to 10% of the country’s total meat production. The CSF is one of the deadliest diseases of pigs, causing

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Ghaziabad Police acts against autos playing loud music

Ghaziabad Police have started a drive against auto-rickshaws, tempos and e-rickshaws in the city playing loud music. They have decided to slap fines of Rs 2,500 on violators after receiving regular complaints from passengers about drivers who play “distasteful songs in Bhojpuri and Haryanvi” at full blast, creating a nuisance. Police have asked drivers to remove music systems from their

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