"We are all aware that we are increasingly seeing more incidents of severe weather," said Andrew Haines. "As (the report)… shows, earthworks and drainage infrastructure, some of which are more than 150 years old, prove to be a real challenge as the country experiences more heavy rainfall and flooding." … [Read more...] about Climate change ‘poses risk to rail safety’
Saskatoon train derailment
Capex on decongestion projects increased 20 per cent to Rs 6,880 crore in April-September 2015 Rs 1.5 lakh crore in funding secured from LIC over five years Tenders to be invited for 28 projects over the next few months 77 projects worth Rs 90,000 crore to be commissioned on 24 saturated corridors this fiscal … [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
In a major twist in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the Mumbai Police has registered Rhea Chakraborty’s FIR against the late actor’s sisters Priyanka Singh and Meetu Singh, Delhi-based doctor Tarun Kumar and others. Read Also:Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea and Showik Chakraborty name 25 top Bollywood celebrities who will soon be summoned by the NCB … [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