Sunday, October 24, 2021

At Least 78 Killed, 4k Injured In Ammonium Nitrate Explosion At Lebanon Port

Lebanon explosion
A shipment of about 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate was stored in the port of Lebanon's capital city Beirut. The chemical that forms an important component in making explosives was left unattended at the port without any necessary precautions for the past six years. An...

IRCTC To Resume Passenger Trains From May 12 – Things That Are Allowed & Prohibited

The Indian Railways has confirmed that passenger train services will resume from May 12. Booking for the first 15 trains will begin on Monday from 4 pm onwards. The bookings can only be made on the official website of IRCTC, tickets cannot be booked...

20-YO Manipur Woman Called ‘Corona’, Assaulted & Abused In Gurugram

20-year-old, Chong Hoi Misao, a Manipur woman was in Faizapur, Gurugram to visit a friend. On her way back home, she was stopped by an elderly woman who claimed that the area was private property. The woman then began hurling racist abuses at the...

Frequent Mild Tremors In Delhi-NCR May Trigger A Major Earthquake Ahead, Warn Geologists

Major Earthquake May Hit Delhi
An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 occurred Noida and Delhi on June 3. This was the sixth minor earthquake felt by people in the last one and a half month that has hit the national capital region. In fact, the National Centre of Seismology has...

Delhi Govt. E-token Site For Liquor Crashes Hours After It Was Launched Due To ‘Heavy Rush’

In a bid to maintain social distancing and save the economy at the same time, the Delhi government launched an E-token website for buying liquor. Accordingly, the govt. issues a web link to make liquor shopping easier and safer for both the buyers...

Lockdown 4 Guidelines: Cabs, Autorikshaws Allowed In Delhi, Odd-Even For Shops In Market

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has shared the set of things that will be allowed and prohibited in the fourth phase of coronavirus lockdown. Services that are allowed include: Bus services with restrictions.Odd-even for shops in the marketHome delivery of foodAutorickshaw with 1 passenger.Cabs with 2...

Kejriwal Government Waives Off ‘Special Corona Fee’ On Liquor

Special Corona Fee
In the latest update by AAJTAK, Delhi government has dismissed the petition for waiving off corona fee on alcohol. THey earlier reported that the fee has been waived off. Delhi government had imposed a 'special corona fee' on liquor sale in the city in a...

A Taxi Ride To Delhi Airport From Noida, Ghaziabad Will Cost You ₹10,000 Says UPSRTC

The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) has announced that it will indeed help people from Noida and Ghaziabad to reach the Delhi airport once the domestic flights begin. But, travellers will have to pay Rs 10,000 for sedans and Rs 12,000 for...

“This Is My Area”, NSA Ajit Doval Asks News Channels To Include PoK In Weather Bulletins

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has asked television channels to telecast the weather forecast of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) and northern parts. Officials confirmed that Doval wanted to send a few messages to Imran Khan's Pakistan through this step one of the be, 'this...

COVID-19 Toll Reaches 17,265 In India With 543 Deaths, 1553 New Cases Reported In Last 24 Hours

The Union Health Ministry on Monday morning updated the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in India to 17,265 with 543 deaths until now. 1553 new COVID-19 patients were reported from all over the country in the last 24 hours. As per the digits on health...