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India4, Feb 2020, 5:12 PM IST
'Honk More, Wait More' Initiative Likely On Bengaluru Signals. Will It Work?
Following the Mumbai Police’s ‘Honk More Wait More’ initiative to curtail decibel levels at traffic signals, Bengaluru police are mulling a similar measure for the city. Last week, the Mumbai Police announced they were planning to configure traffic signals to stay red for a longer period if nonstop honking caused noise levels to shoot beyond 85 decibels (db).
India31, Jan 2020, 5:53 PM IST
Delhi Assembly election 2020: From drinking water to clean air, five takeaways from BJP poll manifesto
Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Friday (January 31) unveiled the party's poll manifesto in the national capital. The election document was unveiled in the presence of Union minister Harsh Vardhan, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, party's Delhi election in-charge Prakash Javadekar, Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Goel and other leaders. Speaking to reporters, Nitin Gadkari said that the Centre would provide Rs 55,000 crore to deal with air pollution and would also provide clean drinking water facilities to the residents of Delhi.
India30, Jan 2020, 8:31 PM IST
Time Spent By Bengalureans In Traffic In 2019 Equal To Watching 215 Episodes Of Game Of Thrones!
It's official. Bengaluru is the world's most traffic congested city. Believe it or not, the time spent by Bengalureans on the road in 2019 is equivalent to the time taken in planting 244 trees, watching 215 episode of Game of Thrones or watching 139 football matches! According to a report by TomTom, the Netherlands-based global provider of navigation, traffic and map products, India’s startup hub beat 415 other cities across 57 countries to earn the title in 2019. The report said: Bengaluru takes the top spot this year with drivers in the southern Indian city expecting to spend an average of 71% extra travel time stuck in traffic.
India14, Jan 2020, 8:31 PM IST
From SC dismissing curative petitions of Nirbhaya convicts to some Hindi classes by Indian Embassy in US, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
The Delhi high court has asked the police to seize mobile phones of the members of two WhatsApp groups allegedly used to coordinate the attack on JNU students and faculty earlier this month.
In another development, the court has observed that the police has the power to control traffic wherever protests are going on and directed it to look into a plea against restrictions on Kalindi Kunj-Shaheen Bagh stretch which remains closed over protests over CAA.
India9, Jan 2020, 5:19 PM IST
Foreign envoys say people totally reject Pakistan's narrative on bloodbath in Jammu and Kashmir
16 foreign envoys and senior diplomats travelled to Srinagar on January 9 to assess the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. The group was taken around Srinagar and met panchayat members and representatives of local bodies and NGOs. The group was accompanied by senior officials of the External Affairs Ministry.
The countries that were part of the group were the US, Vietnam, South Korea, Brazil, Uzbekistan, Niger, Nigeria, Morroco, Guyana, Argentina, the Philippines, Norway, the Maldives, Fiji, Togo, Bangladesh and Peru. Here are the key highlights of the meeting.
Views3, Jan 2020, 1:03 PM IST
Reverse migration of Bangladeshis has begun: Nothing like it, if the trip back is voluntary
A total of 445 Bangladeshi nationals returned from India in the last two months. The verification of their identities found that they were Bangladeshis and it was also found that a few of them were human traffickers.
Bollywood11, Dec 2019, 11:39 AM IST
Mardaani 2: Rani Mukerji visits Mumbai Police Control Room, hails cops for dedication
Rani Mukerji plays the role of the fearless and committed Superintendent of Police, Shivani Shivaji Roy in 'Mardaani 2'. She had delivered a knock-out performance in the super hit and hugely acclaimed prequel, 'Mardaani', in which she took on the kingpin of a child trafficking racket.
Politics2, Dec 2019, 12:53 PM IST
The Handshake | India-Myanmar joint effort against human trafficking
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given approval for the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Myanmar on bilateral cooperation for Prevention of Trafficking in Persons; Rescue, Recovery, Repatriation and Re-integration of victims of Trafficking.
India27, Nov 2019, 3:37 PM IST
Delhi: Union Cabinet approves India, Myanmar agreement on human trafficking prevention
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between India and Myanmar to strengthen cooperation and prevent all forms of human trafficking and ensure a speedy investigation and prosecution of traffickers and organised crime syndicates in either country
India4, Nov 2019, 9:29 AM IST
Odd-even scheme begins in Delhi; CM Kejriwal urges citizens to follow rules
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday (November 4) took to Twitter and addressed the residents of Delhi to follow the odd-even rule that is implemented today. Violators will be fined up to Rs 4,000.
India24, Oct 2019, 6:55 PM IST
Students in Punjab come forward to realise PM Modi's dream of Swachh Bharat
Students of Moga school joined hands and contributed to PM Modi's dream project Swachh Bharat. The students cleaned the premises of Martyr Subedar Joginder Singh Square. Deputy commissioner of Moga Sandeep Hans also accompanied them.
India4, Oct 2019, 7:07 PM IST
Bandipur night traffic ban: Should Karnataka allow killing of animals for human needs?
The Supreme Court upheld the ban on night traffic in Bandipur, Karnataka. The ban is not just about killing of wild animals by overspeeding vehicles, it is also about human intervention in the habitat of animals and the manipulation in their behaviour due to the intervention of humans
India4, Oct 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi reaches Wayanad; supports ‘save NH 766’ stir
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visited his constituency Wayanad on Friday (October 4) to express solidarity with the protest against the night traffic ban on the national highway through a tiger reserve in Bandipur
World29, Sep 2019, 5:35 PM IST
Americans mourn the death of Indian-American Sikh police officer Sandeep Dhaliwal
Lt Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal put the Sikh imperative of selfless service on display but was gunned down while conducting a mid-day traffic stop in northwest of Houston. Dhaliwal made national headlines when he was allowed to grow a beard and wear a turban on the job in the US state of Texas