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Delhi Metro Employees Call Off Strike, Minister Agrees to Look Into Demands

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app:- For Android For IOS New Delhi: Delhi Metro’s non-executive staff have called off their strike after Urban Affairs Minister agreed to look into the demands of DMRC. The non-executive staff working at the Delhi Metro including customer relation assistants, station controllers, maintenance staff, train operators and

Checking carried out at Ludhiana Station after bomb hoax call in Jalandhar Station

Ludhiana: After high alert was declared in Punjab, extensive checking operation was carried out at Ludhiana Railway Station with bomb squad team on Tuesday. The reason of the checking was kept under wraps by Ludhiana Railway Station authorities from the passengers while carrying out the checks so that people should not panic there. Railway Protection

State gets its first CNG gas station

Mohali: Mohali has become the first city in Punjab’s to have CNG gas station. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, inaugurated the first CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) station at an Indian Oil petrol pump in phase -VI Mohali, in presence of Vijay Sampla, Minister of State, Social Justice

Indian-origin S Africans unite to save community radio station

Johannesburg: Thousands of Indian-originSouth Africans have joined hands to save an iconic community radio station after national broadcast body imposed a 90 per cent local content quota on its radio stations. The 33-year-old Lotus FM has lost more than a third of its listeners after the imposition of the local content quota by the South

Third lettuce crop planted on space station

Washington: Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have started planting their third on-orbit crop of red romaine lettuce, NASA said. “Early this morning, NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough initiated the Veg-03 experiment, one of his first science assignments as a new crew member aboard the orbiting laboratory,” the US space agency said in a statement on

DTM reported to higher authorities for unhygienic conditions at station

Ludhiana: The Divisional Traffic Manager, Ferozepur Division, S.S Bhatia on the directions of the Additional Municipal Corporation, Commissioner, Surabhi Malik submitted the report of unhygienic conditions of the Ludhiana Railway Station to the higher railway authorities. The uncovered hands of the workers at the refreshment room of the Ludhiana Railway Station while preparing the food

Dead body of unidentified man found at Mukerian Railway Station

Mukerian: An unidentified old aged man of 70 years found dead at Railway station of Mukerian on Tuesday. According to the information, local police addressed media that the incident took place at around 12 ‘o’ clock at Mukerian Railway Station. During the preliminary investigation police said that the deceased died as his heart stopped responding.

Space station crew set for launch next week

Washington: Nearly a month after the scheduled original launch date, three crew members of Expedition 49/50 are set to launch to the International Space Station on October 19 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, NASA said. The original launch date of September 23 was postponed due to a technical issue with the Soyuz spacecraft, which

Abandoned box leads to panic at railway station

Chandigarh: High drama was witnessed at Chandigarh railway station in the evening on Tuesday, when a sealed abandoned box found at platform number 2 spread panic. Bomb detection and dog squad was pressed into action. However, the box was found containing medicines left by some passenger, said Railway Protection Force, SHO, G S Waraich. Waraich

Unidentified object falls near Patiala Railway Station

Patiala: An unidentified object falls near Patiala Railway Station on Saturday.  People around got shocked and created ruckus and rushed to their places. According to the Police, it is a weather instrument , but it has not been yet confirmed. For identification,  Bomb squad team has been called and they have started the further investigation. The

City’s FM station fails to render services 24×7 even after 3 years

Ludhiana: Around three years have been passed but the city’s lone FM station is yet to start round the clock. Launched with much hype, the FM station is only running few programmes for four hours that too in two shifts. The FM station at Ludhiana was the dream project of the then Information and Broadcast

Wi-Fi services at railway station offer bitter surfing experience

Chandigarh: Wi-Fi facility initiated at Chandigarh railway station is keeping passengers in searching mode despite entering required password. Passengers keep on refreshing websites but seldom connect to the world of internet. Wi-Fi project has started to derail even before it could be launched formally as at present the facility is provided on trial basis to

GRP seeks two reserve battalions for deploying at railway station

Ludhiana: Local authorities of Government Railway Police (GRP) have written to their higher authorities for sending two reserve battalions for deploying at the local railway station. Sources reveal that the demand for the two reserve battalions has been raised to ensure complete law and order and peace at the local railway station, in view of

Watch Video: Fire breaks out at Amritsar police station

Amritsar: A major fire break out reported at police station in Amritsar, on Thursday. No loss of life was reported in the fire incident. The fire tenders pressed into the services and the flames were controlled with an hour. During the preliminary investigation it has came to fore that short circuit was the reason behind

Watch Video: Fire breaks out at Amritsar police station

Amritsar: A major fire break out reported at police station in Amritsar, on Thursday. No loss of life was reported in the fire incident. The fire tenders pressed into the services and the flames were controlled with an hour. During the preliminary investigation it has came to fore that short circuit was the reason behind

Women empowerment takes centre stage at all-girl petrol station in city

Chandigarh: It is a man’s world, they say and sometimes in the face of violent opposition, overall situation of women’s empowerment leaves a great deal to be desired. Keep this in mind, let us relate an interesting example, first-of-its-kind in Chandigarh, set by a petrol pump owner in Chandigarh where the job of filling petrol

SpaceX launches space station docking port

Washington: Instruments to perform the first-ever DNA sequencing in space, and the first international docking adapter for commercial spacecraft, were among the almost 2,300 kgs of cargo that American aerospace manufacturer, SpaceX launched to the International Space Station on Monday. SpaceX’s Dragon cargo craft was successfully launched at 10.15 a.m (India time) on a Falcon

Breaking- Fire breaks out at Amritsar Railway station, reservation counter gutted

Amritsar: Major fire broke out at Amritsar Railway station, on Thursday. According to the reports reservation counter was reduced into

Explore space on your smartphone with NASA’s Apple TV app

Washington: The US space agency has released its popular NASA app for a new platform – the fourth-generation Apple TV – that will provide you access to NASA TV on your TV as well live views from the International Space Station (ISS). This version joins the app’s other versions available for iOS in iPhone and

DRM prohibits free water service at Phagwara rly station

Jalandhar: Ferozepur Divisional Railway Manager has barred am NGO from providing drinking water at Phagwara railway station, claiming it was doing so without permission. He also claimed water distributed as contaminated. “There is shortage of water at the railway station but that does not mean anyone can start providing drinking water to people. If someone