Category: Travel

Delhi Bound IndiGo Flight Delayed For Security Check

(Kochi)Delhi Bound IndiGo Flight Delayed For Security Check
Delhi-bound IndiGo flight from Cochin international airportwas delayed by almost an hour on Monday after the security agencies raised “doubts” over some objects found in the checked-in baggage of a passenger
The flight 6E 298 scheduled to depart for Mumbai at 8 a.m left at 8.56 a.m

Pratt & Whitney Appointed Ashmita Sethi as MD

(New Delhi) Pratt & Whitney Appointed Ashmita Sethi as MD
Engine-maker Pratt and Whitney (PW) on Thursday appointed Ashmita Sethi as the managing director of its India division.
The 320neo family planes, powered by PW engines, have been facing frequent on-ground and mid-air glitches since their induction in the fleets of IndiGo and GoAir in 2016.
Palash Roy Chowdhury, who served as the managing director of the Indian division of PW for around eight years, had put in his papers in July.

CISF Arrested Babar Khan With,Katta,Pistol at Metro

(Noida,UP)CISF Arrested Babar Khan With,Katta,Pistol at Metro
A 19-year-old man was held by the CISF at the Botanical Garden metro station after a country-made pistol was allegedly recovered from his possession,
The accused has been identified as Babar Khan, a native of Ghazipur district in eastern Uttar Pradesh, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which guards the Delhi metro, said.
“Around 8.30 pm on Tuesday during baggage screening at the metro station, CISF personnel detected a country-made pistol (Desi Katta) from the bag of a passenger. The matter was informed to senior officers of CISF and the local police,” the CISF said.

फ़ास्ट स्पीड में फास्टैग जारी ;७० लाख (निशुल्क)बिक चुके

(नयी दिल्ली) फ़ास्ट स्पीड में फास्टैग जारी ;७० लाख (निशुल्क)बिक चुके
केंद्र सरकार ने बुधवार को बताया कि अब तक 70 लाख से ज्यादा #फास्टैग जारी किए गए ।
मंगलवार को सबसे ज्यादा 1,35,583 टैग की बिक्री हुई। यह एक दिन में बिक्री का सर्वाधिक उच्च स्तर है।
#राष्ट्रीयइलेक्ट्रॉनिकटोलसंग्रह (एनईटीसी) कार्यक्रम को देशभर में लागू किया गया ताकि बाधाओं को खत्म करके यातायात को सुगम और शुल्क संग्रह को आसान बनाया जा सके।
सड़क परिवहन एवं राजमार्ग मंत्रालय ने बयान में कहा , ” आज की तारीख तक 70 लाख से ज्यागदा फास्टैग जारी किए गए है।
26 नवबंर 2019 (मंगलवार) को एक दिन में सबसे ज्यादा 1,35,583 टैग जारी किए गए। इससे पहले एक दिन से सबसे ज्यादा 1.03 लाख टैग जारी किए गए थे। फास्टैग जारी करने में रोजाना आधार पर औसतन 330 प्रतिशत की वृद्धि दर्ज की गई है। यह आंकड़ा जुलाई में 8,000 से बढ़कर नवबंर में 35,000 टैग हो गया।
बयान में कहा गया है कि फास्टैग को 21 नवबंर को मुफ्त किए जाने के बाद फास्टैग बिक्री में तेजी देखी गई है। फास्टैग को 560 से ज्यादा टोल प्लाजा पर स्वीकार किया जा रहा है तथा इसे और बढ़ाया जा रहा है।

Court Seeks Response From ED on Ratul Puri:VVIP Chopper Scam

(New Delhi) Court Seeks Response From ED on Ratul Puri
A Delhi court has sought response from the Enforcement Directorate on the bail plea of Ratul Puri, He is Nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, He is Involved in a money laundering case related to the VVIP chopper scam.
Special Judge Arvind Kumar issued notice to the ED and directed it to file a reply by November 22, when the court will next hear the matter.
Puri moved the bail plea through advocate Vijay Agarwal on Saturday, saying he was not required for further investigation and no purpose will be served by keeping him in custody.
The Enforcement Directorate recently filed a supplementary Prosecution Complaint against Ratul Puri and Jaspreet Ahuja in the ?3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case.
In January 2014, India had scrapped a contract with Finmeccanica’s British subsidiary, Agustawestland, for supplying 12 VVIP choppers to the Indian Air Force, over alleged breach of contractual obligations and charges of kickbacks worth ?423 crore being paid to secure the deal.

Gujrat’s ITIs Will Issue Learning Driving Licence

(Gandhinagar,Gujarat) Gujrat’s ITIs Will Issue Learning Driving Licence
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday said learner’s driving licenses will be issued at industrial training institutes (ITIs) and polytechnic colleges from November 15 onwards.
The move will help ease the backlog at 36 regional transport offices (RTOs) in the state,
Every year, around 20 lakh people visit RTOs to get their learner’s license and many have to wait for almost a month to their appointment. The new arrangement will ease the burden on RTOs and speed up the process, the chief minister said.

TSRTC ,to Start Protest In Front of MPs+ MLAs from 11 Nov

(Hyderabad)TSRTC ,to Start Protest In Front of MPs+ MLAs from 11 Nov
The 37-day-old indefinite strike by the transport employees in Telangana pressing various demands would be intensified from November 11, the unions announced on Sunday.
TSRTC-Joint Action Committee leader EAshwathamaReddy said the agitating employees would hold protests in front of the residences of MPs, MLCs and MLAs of the ruling TRS across the state on November 11 and on November 12 three union leaders would launch an indefinite fast here.
On November 13, they would lodge a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission and National Commission for Women in Delhi, over alleged repression of the employees since the launch of strike.
He said they would organise road blockades across the state on November 18.
The union leader urged the state government to respect the Telangana High Court directive and invite the RTC workers for talks.
Nearly 48,000 employees of the corporation have been on an indefinite strike from October 5 across Telangana, demanding merger of RTC with the government transport department, pay revision, among others.

Kejriwal Flagged Off 100 Standard Floor Buses

(New Delhi)Kejriwal Flagged Off 100 Standard Floor Buses
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal flagged off on Thursday 100 standard floor buses equipped with hydraulic lifts, CCTV cameras and panic button under the cluster scheme.
He said in the next 6-7 months, 3,000 buses, including 1,000 electric buses, will be added to the public transport fleet in the national capital.
With the addition of these 100 new buses, the cluster bus fleet operated by the Delhi Integrated Multi Modal System (DIMTS), will now be 1,904.
The 100 new buses that were rolled out on Thursday are part of a total 1,000 standard floor, non air-conditioned buses to be procured under the cluster scheme.

सुखबीर सिंह संधू ने भा रा मार्ग प्राधिकरण के अध्‍यक्ष का पद संभाला

(नईदिल्ली) सुखबीर सिंह संधू ने भा रा मार्ग प्राधिकरण के अध्‍यक्ष का पद संभाला
डॉ. सुखबीर सिंह संधू ने सोमवार को भारतीय राष्‍ट्रीय राजमार्ग प्राधिकरण के अध्‍यक्ष के रूप में कार्यभार ग्रहण कर लिया। डॉ. संधू वर्ष 1988 बैच के उत्तराखंड कैडर के आईएएस अधिकारी हैं इन्होंने केन्‍द्र सरकार, उत्तराखंड सरकार, उत्तर प्रदेश सरकार और पंजाब सरकार में कई महत्‍वपूर्ण पदों पर कार्य किया है।
डॉ. संधू ने सरकारी मेडिकल कॉलेज, अमृतसर से एमबीबीएस किया है और उन्‍होंने गुरु नानक देव विश्‍वविद्यालय, अमृतसर से इतिहास में स्नातकोत्तर किया। डॉ. संधू एक विधि स्‍नातक भी हैं।
वर्तमान पदभार संभालने से पहले डॉ. संधू भारत सरकार के उच्‍च शिक्षा विभाग में अपर सचिव थे जहां उन्‍होंने तकनीकी शिक्षा की देख-रेख की थी।
डॉ. संधू को राज्य सड़कों, बुनियादी ढांचागत विकास, पीपीपी परियोजनाओं, वित्त, शहरी विकास, पर्यावरण, स्वास्थ्य एवं परिवार कल्याण, पर्यटन, राजस्व प्रशासन, ग्रामीण विकास, विद्युत, नवीन एवं नवीकरणीय ऊर्जा, सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी, उद्योग और विज्ञान व प्रौद्योगिकी के क्षेत्र में व्‍यापक अनुभव है।

Kejriwal Flagged off 104 Buses For Delhi Commuters

(New Delhi)Kejriwal Flagged off 104 Buses For Delhi Commuters
In August, the chief minister had announced free-ride for women passengers on DTC and cluster buses from ‘Bhai Dooj’ on October 29.
The AAP government will also deploy bus marshalls within the next week to ensure safety and security of women in the city buses, he said.
The buses feature modern technology, including CCTV cameras and panic buttons for women’s safety, and hydraulic lifts for differently-abled passengers.