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Workshop on Sexual Harassment of Women at Work Place Act held

DP Correspondent Jalandhar, September 29 : – In order to apprise women workforce about the various provisions of Sexual Harassment of Women work place (Prevention, Prohibition & Redressal) Act 2013, the Water Supply and Sanitation department Friday organized a workshop & awareness program at their camp office cum rest house.The women staff of Department of Water Supply &

China Fears For Safety Of Students In DU And JNU, Issues List Of Dos And Don’ts

China has advised its nationals studying in Jawaharlal Nehru University and Delhi University on ‘life’ and ‘safety’ precautions to follow while residing on campuses in India. Interestingly, the advisory came on August 17, a couple of days after Indian and Chinese soldiers clashed Pangong Lake in Ladakh, threw stones at each other and engaged in

Delhi: Safe street food zones Food Safety Department to develop

Delhi Food Safety Department to develop eight safe street food zones

Delhi Safe street food zones. Under this, training of about 23,000 street food vendors has been completed and talks with other government and non-official stake holders is in progress. The Authority is also going to provide the facility of Mobile Food Testing Lab for the first time, which is going to start from Tuesday. Delhi Safe

India is capable to take strict actions for its safety: Narendra Modi

India is capable to take strict actions for its safety: Narendra Modi

India is capable to take strict actions for its safety: Narendra Modi. Washington: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that India has the ability to take strictest action for India’s security and no one can stop it.Addressing the people of the Indian community here, Mr. Modi said while mentioning the surgical strike against

Safety norms back in place for workers

  Chandigarh: The safety norms are back for the workers restoring the heritage buildings in Capitol Complex. The workers were seen using the safety harness tied to their waists and other parts of the scaffoldings being installed to carry out restoration work. DailyPost had highlighted the anomaly detected during the installation of the scaffoldings while

Now users can launch Facebook’s ‘Safety Check’

New York: Facebook will now allow its 1.2 billion users to automatically launch its crisis response tool, “Safety Check”.According to a report by cnet.com on Thursday, this change will allow the community to decide the urgency of the nearby danger, something Facebook has struggled to grasp. In the areas of immediate danger, Safety Check allows

Road safety awareness activities organised

Ludhiana: To decrease the number of road accidents and rash driving and to make the students aware about safe driving, a road safety awareness activity was conducted by ‘Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd.’ in BCM Arya Model Sr Sec School, Shastri Nagar. In this road safety awareness campaign, Himanshi Arora was the resource

Safety factor vulnerable in P’kula during night hours

Panchkula: Dark corners in a public space can be disturbing, more so for women travelling alone to which the city seems to have too many of them. Even as the authorities are gearing up to establish Panchkula as a smart city, a reality check during the late night hours revealed the pathetic state of streetlights, along

Ex-DG of Mines Safety convicted in graft case

New Delhi: After two decades of probe and trial, a special CBI court has convicted former Director General of Mines Safety Captain Brij Nandan Singh for amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. The court has sentenced him to undergo five years of rigorous imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs 2 lakh

Railways to carry out awareness drive for safety of people

Ludhiana: Divisional Railway Manager (DRM), Ferozepur, Anuj Parkash has passed orders to carry out an awareness drive for the public at the railway crossings in order to ask them to pass the stretch carefully. Railway Protection Force (RPF) would carry out the awareness drives at the manned railway crossings in order to make people aware that they should not do trespassing on railway

Govt must ensure safety of Sikhs in Kashmir, says Channi

Chandigarh: Expressing serious concern, Congress Legislature Party chief Charanjit Singh Channi on Thursday urged the Narendra Modi government to ensure safety of the Sikhs settled in Kashmir as they were under fear psychosis. In a statement, Channi said the supporters of the militants in the Valley were harassing Sikhs and forcing them to raise anti-national

City railway tracks proving death traps

LUDHIANA: The accidents and tragedies at railway tracks in and around city have become a common phenomenon these days as there is hardly any day when one does not hear any death on the railway tracks.The count progressed as suicidal deaths divulged by the records of Government Railway Police (GRP) at the railway station, which shows the increasing depression among the city

Europe’s oldest flea market closed on safety concerns

Paris: The French city of Lille will not be holding its 2016 La Braderie de Lille, a globally famous flea market, over fear of terrorist attacks, the city’s mayor has said. “It’s heart-wrenching to make this decision,” Xinhua news agency quoted Martine Aubry, the city’s mayor, as saying on Friday. The annual street market, dating back

New smartwatch app could improve patient safety

New York: A new smartwatch app being developed at Binghamton University may prevent serious injury for nursing home residents due to poor communication systems, researchers say. The proposed design integrates all of the existing safety systems at nursing homes — for example, call lights, chair and bed alarms, wander guards, calling-for-help functions — and provides

Health department fails to check safety covers from street vendors

Ludhiana: Though several cases of diarrhoea, gastroenteritis and food poisoning occur in the city almost every year, the health department failed to check the unhygienic food being available at most of the roadside eateries. Moreover, most of the vendors are seen serving the eatables without gloves and caps. Such food stalls keep on serving the

Munich attack: Facebook activates safety check tool

London: Social media giant Facebook on Friday activated its safety check for those caught up in the Munich shooting after a gunman opened up fire near Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall in the Moosach district of Munich. Ten people, including the 18-year-old Iranian-German attacker were confirmed dead. According to Metro.co.uk, this is the fourth time in little

Radisson Blu fined Rs 26 lakh violating Food Safety Act

Ludhiana: Leading hotel of the city has been fined Rs 26 lakh for violating the food safety and standard Act 2006, on Monday at Ludhiana. According to the administration hotel Radisson Blu was selling the eatables below the quality standards rules 2011, meanwhile the administration has also imposed the fine of Rs 2 lakh to

Orlando shooting: Facebook activates Safety Check feature

Washington: In a first for the US, social networking giant Facebook on Sunday activated its Safety Check feature for users in the aftermath of the the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Florida in which at least 50 people were killed and 53 others injured. The feature allows people to notify their friends if

CR launches safety ‘panic button’ feature

Mumbai: With a view to strengthen security of women passengers in trains, Central Railway (CR) has introduced ‘panic button’ system to alert officials in case of an emergency. The security feature – Red push button – installed inside each of the four ladies coach of a local train was launched last week on a trial