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Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

21 Mar 2020

Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

Under guidelines issued by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Health Ministry authorized select private laboratories in India to test for coronavirus disease COVID-19.

'Postpone train journeys,' says Railways Ministry amid coronavirus scare

21 Mar 2020

'Postpone train journeys,' says Railways Ministry amid coronavirus scare

After twelve passengers who recently traveled by two different trains were tested positive for coronavirus, the Railways Ministry has advised people to avoid train journeys.

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

18 Oct 2019

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu is one of the top shuttlers, across the globe.

Hyderabad: After right-wing activists forcibly marry them, couple goes missing

15 Feb 2019

Hyderabad: After right-wing activists forcibly marry them, couple goes missing

On Valentine's Day, Hindu right-wing activists remained true to their word and spread out in many local parks in India to nab unmarried couples celebrating the occasion.

Telangana: Wife objects to chat; man, his friend commit suicide

01 Oct 2018

Telangana: Wife objects to chat; man, his friend commit suicide

A 27-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in Secunderabad for being chided by his wife over continuously chatting with a female friend on a web-based messenger, police said yesterday.

South-Central Railway to launch UTS app to benefit unreserved passengers

12 Jul 2018

South-Central Railway to launch UTS app to benefit unreserved passengers

The Secunderabad-headquartered South Central Railway (SCR) would soon launch the Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS) app for the benefit of unreserved passengers.

Train vendors seen purportedly mixing toilet-water in tea, fined Rs.1L

03 May 2018

Train vendors seen purportedly mixing toilet-water in tea, fined Rs.1L

In a major embarrassment for the Railways, vendors aboard the Chennai Central-Hyderabad Charminar Express were caught on camera purportedly mixing water from a toilet in the tea served to passengers.