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To Start Free Ride To Women Service In Its Report

DMRC Seeks Rs. 1566.64 crore And Eight-Month Time To Start Free Ride To Women Service In Its Report

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation prepared two-point formula for implementing the ambitious free ride for women scheme of the Delhi government.

In a detailed report sent to the Delhi government, DMRC sought annual funding to the tune of Rs. 1566.64 crore to provide fare exemption to women. DMRC is working on two options to fund the scheme.

First Option: Women commuters would get pink tokens but DMRC needs at least eight-month time to make necessary arrangements.

Second Option: DMRC would provide tokens and cards to women commuters and it requires one-year to start the free service.

The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal opted for the pink tokens and asked DMRC to speed up the process to complete it in less than eight-month time.

He said that DMRC only needed to arrange for pink tokens and re-open its ticket counters to start free ride for women commuters. And it shouldn’t take much time, maintained the Chief Minister.

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ICC World Cup 2019: With Shikhar Out-Of-Sight, Virat Pressure Building On Indian Team

India is going to play the most important match in the World Cup 2019. On Thursday, in the Trent Bridge, Nottingham stadium, the Indian team would play against New Zealand that is a better position in comparison to India.

The Indian team played great cricket with Australia by 36 runs in the previous match on Sunday. But this win didn’t come easy for India that has to lose its star player due to thumb fracture.

Shikhar Dhawan the star of India vs Australia match is injured and out of the game for three weeks and Indian team is seriously mulling over his replacement. On the other hand, the New Zealand team is confident of making it to the semi-finals. With 3 wins, it has already half the mark to the semis.

New Zealand is currently leading the points table and its bowlers Lockie Ferguson and Matt Henry are on the top of the blowing chart. They have taken 15 wickets in three matches.

Match Details

13th June

3:00 PM(IST)

Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Weather Report

The weather would remain cold with … Read the rest

36 New MPs Will Get Luxury Duplex Flats InNorth Avenue

36 of the 17th Lok Sabha Members would get newly built four-bedroom duplex flats in North Avenue in Lutyens’ Delhi. The Central Public Works Department is expected to handover the new apartments to the Lok Sabha Secretariat by June-end.

Constructed at a cost of ₹80 crore, each flat comes complete with a fully-fitted modular kitchen and a well-furnished office area. These low-rise flats are equipped with solar panels; have LED lights; basement parking for two cars and other modern amenities. But the biggest feature is they give a panoramic view of the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Construction started with the demolition of the old flats in October 2017 and the sanctioned cost of the flats was ₹92 crore.

According to government official, old buildings in South and North Avenues would be demolished to pave way for new flats in a phased manner. The government has arranged temporary accommodations for 350 MPs till the MPs get their official residences. In the past, the government used to accommodate the MPs in five-star hotels. But the tradition has been discontinued.

The MPs-elect waiting for accommodation include ex-cricketer Gautam Gambhir, Union … Read the rest

Sensitive Details About Amitabh Bachchan Hack Bled Through The Dark Web

Hours after hacking the Twitter account of Amitabh Bachchan @SrBachchan, a chatter on the dark web claimed responsibility for the act. A Middle Easter hacker who claimed responsibility for hacking of @SrBachchan account was widely lauded throughout the night.

Special Inspector General of Police Brijesh Singh (Maharashtra Cyber) said that they observed the dark web and found certain elements boasting about the hack. The hackers also shared sensitive details about @SrBachchan account, said the Inspector General.

But the police restored @SrBachchan account to its original position with the help of Twitter authorities.

Another account hacked

Another incident of Twitter account hacking surfaced on Tuesday afternoon. The same culprit is believed to have hacked the Twitter account of singer Adnan Sami. His picture was also replaced with that of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and a tweet posted.

Who ever shows courage to betrayal our brother country Pakistan know that you will see Pakistan’s prime ministers photo and pakistan flag as profile picture

Source : http://bit.ly/2R8qteP

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Thumb Injury Sends Shikhar Dhawan Out Of World Cup 2019

shikhar dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan injured his thump while playing against Australia in the previous match at The Oval on Sunday. He did a huge job making 117 off 109 balls despite his injury but didn’t field at all during Australia’s batting.

Hairline fracture

Shikhar Dhawan was on 24 in the 9th over of the match when a bouncer by Nathan Coulter hit him on the left thumb. The hit was so hard that it fractured his thumb but Dhawan kept playing and scored a century for the team. Lately he was seen treating his injured thumb with an ice pack in the rest room.

Though Dhawan’s century put India at a winning position but it costed the team dearly. Shikhar Dhawan is diagnosed with a hairline fracture on the left-hand thumb and he’s advised rest for three weeks. Dhawan also didn’t travel to Nottingham where India would take on New Zealand on Thursday.

Replacement for team India

Team India is now allowed to find a replacement for its star player Shikhar Dhawan. And the names doing round for his replacement are of Rishabh Pant, Ambati Rayudu and … Read the rest

Trump Unhappy Over 50% Reduction On Import Tariff on American Motorcycles By India

US President Donald Trump said that India’s move to reduce the import tariff on American motorcycles from 100 to 50 isn’t acceptable to the U.S. administration that has freed Indian motorcycles from import duties.

He called Indian PM Narendra Modi a friend and appreciated that his Indian counterpart reduced the tariff on one phone call but it is still unacceptable to Americans that want it to be zero.

It is to be noted that earlier the import tariff on American motorcycles was 100% but it was reduced to 50% by PM Narendra Modi.

Trump stressed his good relations with Narendra Modi but said that the Americans can’t be fooled. He underlined that the U.S. administration under his leadership is ready to work with India to reduce the import tariff on American motorcycles.

The US President stressed on the point that the U.S. government stands at a trade deficit of USD 800 billion and reiterated his aim to reduce this deficit by taking tough measures.

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