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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Soni Sori Wins The 2018 Award for Human Rights Defenders At...

In 2016, unidentified men attacked her with acid and threatened to do the same to her daughter if she did not cease her advocacy on behalf of tribeswomen raped by security forces. She has refused to stop her work and continues to travel into the dangerous conflict zones to speak with survivors despite ongoing threats, intimidation, and smear campaigns.

Nadiya Shafi, Video Reporter From Srinagar Wins the Martha Farrell Award

Video reporter Nadiya Shafi has won this year's Martha Farrell Award for Excellence in Women’s Empowerment. The journalist from Srinagar won the award that carries a cash prize of Rs. 1.50 lakh for her commitment towards gender equality while constantly challenging the patriarchal norms of her hometown

Indigo Cancels 47 Flights Today

Indigo airlines have cancelled as many as 47 flights on Tuesday due to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation's (DGCA) directive to the budget carrier to ground faulty Airbus A-320-neo aircrafts powered by Pratt and Whitney PW1100 engines.

Special Trains During Holi

The Indian Railways on Friday decided to run special trains to clear extra rush of passengers during long weekend in co-ordination with Central Railway for the Holi festival of Hindus

Bus-Size Asteroid Will zip Safely by Earth Today

We can have a chance to witness a newfound near-Earth asteroid, called 2018 DV1, on Friday

Passengers not to be Charged for MDR Booking of Railway Tickets

The Indian Railways announced that Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) charges will not be levied on passengers for booking railway tickets (at the railway ticketing counters as well as through IRCTC ticketing website) on payment made through debit cards for a transaction value

RBI Sets April 30 Deadline for Banks to Link CBS With...

In a bid to tighten internal controls in the banks, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to integrate SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) with its core banking solutions (CBS) by April 30.

Mumbai Airport to be Shut for 6 Hours on April 9,...

The Mumbai Airport will be shut for six hours on April 9 and 10 for pre-monsoon maintenance work.

Delhi to Observe India's First Radio Festival

India's first radio festival will be held in Delhi on Thursday.

Delhi to Observe India’s First Radio Festival

India's first radio festival will be held in Delhi on Thursday.

Moderate fog in Delhi Outskirts Continue to Affect Train Services

A total of eight trains got cancelled and 11 trains are running late due to moderate fog in the outskirts of National Capital Region (NCR) on Thursday, as per the Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO)

Bypolls to Gorakhpur, Araria Lok Sabha Seats on Mar. 11

New DelhiVoting for Lok Sabha bypolls for Phulpur and Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh will be held on March 11, the Election Commission of India...

Cold Wave Hits Train Service in Delhi

As many as 18 trains were cancelled, and 16 were arriving due to the low visibility in the National Capital Region on Monday as per Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), New Delhi Railway Station.

10 Trains Cancelled due to low Visibility in Northern Region

10 trains have been cancelled, and 19 are arriving late owing to the low visibility in the national capital region on Monday.

Several Trains Cancelled, Terminated After Rail Fracture

After the train services on the Western Railways (WR) line were disrupted following a rail fracture between Umroli Road and Boisar railway stations, several trains were cancelled and short terminated on Saturday.