Since the Stonehaven incident, inspections of 584 similar sites have been carried out, some involving helicopter surveys, and although a small number were found to have suffered accelerated deterioration that needed remedying sooner rather than later, none were judged to have problems "requiring emergency intervention". … [Read more...] about Climate change ‘poses risk to rail safety’
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Responding to allegations of lack of spending and questions on his performance, Prabhu recently said his ministry would "far exceed" its capital expenditure target of Rs 8.5 lakh crore (Rs 85 trillion) set for the next five years, through 2019.Rs 820 billion), was recently approved by the Union Cabinet," Prabhu said last week. "We have already issued contracts worth Rs 15,000 crore in the six months of the current fiscal. The rest will also come soon." … [Read more...] about Will Suresh Prabhu be forced to quit as Railway Minister?
Quoting an order of the Railway Board, an officer said that to avoid undue harassment of officials against frivolous complaints and delays in their promotions etc., it was made clear that only cases where officials were under suspension, against whom a charge sheet was laid/disciplinary or criminal proceedings pending should be brought to the notice of the Departmental Promotions Committee. … [Read more...] about Train18 officer not in Railways promotion list
"When you visit certain areas, you find people sharing one glass of traditional brew among each other at liquor outlets," said Helvi Jonas, a community health worker in the Ministry of Health and Social Services on Friday. "Some are neither wearing masks nor social distancing. Hence the need to educate all." … [Read more...] about Namibia health workers empower local people
The case was reportedly been registered under sections of the IPC and Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and Telemedicine Practice Guidelines at Bandra Police Station in Mumbai, an official said in a statement. However, in accordance with orders of the Supreme Court, the case has been transferred to CBI for further investigation. #Breaking | CBI to seek legal opinion on Rhea Chakraborty's F.I.R.TIMES NOW's Bhavatosh with details. |… https://t.co/V1Ou6GBgnQ … [Read more...] about Sushant Singh Rajput case: CBI to seek legal opinion on Rhea Chakraborty’s FIR; will register another FIR to probe new angle if required