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Avoid fried eatables wrapped in newspapers: Medicos

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PHOENIX CORRESPONDENT   PORT BLAIR, AUG 7: Smosas, pakoras, cutlets etc being wrapped in old  newspapers and handed over to the consumers by the vendors, especially the road side vendors, is quite common a practice in Port Blair and elsewhere in the Islands here. Hardly the consumers as well as vendors are aware that the fried Read More

Additional Parking Bay for 1623 civilian aircraft

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NEW DELHI, The total number of civilian aircraft in the country at present is 1623 (1312 aeroplanes and 311 helicopters). There is a requirement of additional 170 parking bays at Airport Authority of India (AAI) airports. AAI is constructing 130 parking bays and has requested state governments for land acquisition for taking up construction of Read More

Plastic Converted Into Petrol

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NEW DELHI, AUG 2: Plastic can be converted into petrol, diesel and other hydrocarbons. CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad has developed a catalyst that can be used for conversion of waste plastics to fuel oils. CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP), Dehradun in collaboration with GAIL (India) Ltd. has developed a process by which Read More

Underwater Tunnel in Kolkata East-West Metro Corridor Project in Railways

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NEW DELHI, AUG 2: In Kolkata East West Metro corridor project, a twin tunnel is being constructed below river Hooghly, between Howrah and Mahakaran stations. This is the first underwater transportation tunnel under construction in the country. The length of river crossing is 520 meters and the internal diameter of each tunnel is 5.55 meters. Read More

Fixation of Pension

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NEW DELHI, AUG 2: In implementation of Government’s decision on the recommendation of the Seventh Central Pay Commission (7th CPC), orders have been issued vide Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare O.M. No. 38/37/16-P&PW(A) (i) dated 04.08.2016 for revision of provisions regulating pension/gratuity/ commutation of pension/family pension/disability pension/ex-gratia lump-sum compensation, etc. in respect of the Read More

AILAF pitches for renaming A&N Islands as Shaheed & Swaraj Dweep

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ASHEEM PODDAR PORT BLAIR, JUL 30 : The All India Legal Aid Forum (AILAF) has demanded renaming of Andaman & Nicobar Islands as Shaheed & Swaraj Dweep, for its invaluable role and association in the struggle for independence of India. The forum has written to Central Government impressing upon it the need for rechristening the Island, Read More