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1598 Special trains put in operation to avoid last year exodus of migrant labour on foot d Covid surge

In last 10 days, Indian Railways operates total 432 special train services from Maharashtra and 1166 special train services from Delhi area Currently, Indian Railways is running total 1512 specials train services on an average per day Total 5387 suburban train services and 981 passenger train services are also operational Indian Railways is running special train services all across the ...

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Opening of National Museum of Indian Cinema Soon: Shyam Benegal

Countdown for the opening of the National Museum of Indian Cinema, NMIC at the Films Division premises in Mumbai has begun, with the Museum Advisory Committee chaired by veteran film maker Shyam Benegal, making an appeal to the film industry professionals to come forward and donate rare artefacts, vintage instruments and other memorabilia to the National Museum, which chronicles the ...

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Kate Middleton, Prince William to Visit India, Bhutan Next Month

Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton, who are back in their official engagements, will visit India and Bhutan next month. Prince William was under criticism for not attending more than two official engagements since the beginning of the New Year. The royal couple Kate Middleton and Prince William will arrive in India on Sunday 10th April, before travelling to ...

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Home Minister presents Padma Vibhushan to veteran actor Dilip Kumar

Padma Vibhushan, the highest civilian award after Bharat Ratna, was presented to veteran actor Dileep Kumar (Mohammad Yusuf Khan) as was announced on the Republic Day of 2015 for his exceptional and distinguished service. Dilip Kumar was to receive the Padma Vibhushan at a ceremonial function at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on April 8, 2015 in New Delhi, but he could ...

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Paladion CEO at ‘Microsoft Future Unleashed’

As Microsoft celebrates 25 years of success in India with its CEO flying down to give keynote address today in Mumbai, the event will see top speakers from the Indian IT industry including managed security service provider (MSSP) Paladion’s CEO Rajat Mohanty, among others. The ‘Microsoft Future Unleashed’ will focus on ‘Risk management in Omni Channel Era’. “It is anticipated ...

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Twitter Outrage Pours in as 4-day Meat Ban Imposed

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to ban meat for five days of Jain ritual of Paryushan in Mumbai. The Jain community observes a fast for eight days called Paryushan, which will be observed from September 10-17 this year. The BMC’s controversial decision to ban meat sale for eight days in the city has triggered strong protests from political parties ...

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Bharat Ratna for Dilip Kumar? 18 Years After Pakistan Did So with Nishan-e-Imtiaz!

Dilip Kumar, Bollywood veteran actor may be conferred with the highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna, almost 18 years after neighbouring Pakistan bestowed its highest civilian honour Nishan-e-Imtiaz in 1997, unconfirmed media reports said. Ironic but the BJP government was in power then and now. Moreover, if he is to be given Bharat Ratna, then the President has to visit Mumbai ...

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