Railway Resumes Passenger Train Service But With Limitations

Indian Railways is going to resume its passenger train service from May 12 but with certain restrictions. These trains will run on selected routes and tickets for the trains could be booked from 4 pm today. It is to be noted that passenger train service was suspended on March 25 when a nationwide lockdown was imposed on the country.

Resumption of passenger train service

In the beginning, 15 trains from New Delhi to various destinations will be run. The destinations covered in 30 journeys will include Assam, Bengal, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Tripura.

All trains will have AC coaches and there will be limited stops in the journey. According a statement issued by Indian Railways, these would be special trains connecting Dibrugarh, Agartala, Howrah, Patna, Bilaspur, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram, Madgaon, Mumbai Central, Ahmedabad, and Jammu Tawi.

Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal confirmed running of special trains with his tweet. He tweeted that the Railways would start operation of passenger service with 15 special trains.

Ticket booking and other conditions

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Tel Aviv Has A Street Named After Rabindranath Nath Tagore

Israel has a street named after Rabindranath Tagore. It is in Tel Aviv right opposite the main gates of Tel Aviv university. On May 7, on the 159th anniversary of poet Rabindranath Tagore, the official Twitter handle of Israel in India shared a picture of the street to coasmmemorate the birthday of the great poet.

Rabindranath Tagore in Tel Aviv

Whether Tagore went to Israel could be a matter of debate but Israel had a street dedicated to Rabindranath Tagore. History of the street goes back to 1961 when the then municipality decided to celebrate the birth centenary of the poet. And the name of that street is still unchanged.

Israel said in its Twitter handle that Israel honored Rabindranath Tagore and that they had named a street in Tel Aviv in memory of the valuable contribution of Rabindranath Tagore to mankind. The Twitter handle also shared pictures of that street.

As soon as the Israeli tween went viral, its Twitter handle started receiving messages from different people. … Read the rest


Mother’s Day 2020: Create Your Mother’s Day Card On Interactive Google Doodle

On Mother’s Day, Google wants its users to create heartwarming cards for their mothers with the help of an interactive Doodle. May 10 is Mother’s Day and this year Google wants to make it very special for mothers.

Interactive Doodle for Mother’s Day 2020

Illustrated by lead artist Alyssa Winans, the new Doodle works like a design tool with which anyone can design creative custom card for his/her mother. Clicking on the Doodle takes the users on the design page where users are provided amazing and exciting options to create customized cards. There are hearts, stars and much more to decorate cards. Once the card is designed, it can be sent on social media. The users only need copying the link from the Doodle and sharing the link on social media.

Objective of the card

The interactive Google Doodle is quite interesting and Google has a convincing reason to introduce this tool. It took notice of the need of its users. It found that more and more people are looking for options for homemade cards for Mother’s Day and virtual gifts that they can gift to their mothers. Soon Google came up with the idea to provide a user-friendly tool … Read the rest


Meet Vijay Deverakonda The Real Kabir Singh

South film industry superstar Vijay Deverakondais celebrating his 31st birthday today with his family and fans. Born on May 9, 1989, Vijay has given many hits that include Nuvvila and today, he reins in the hearts of many fans.

Strong acting skills

Arjun Reddy is the movie that made Vijay a household name in the South India. This movie was a hit overnight and he started receiving offers for more movies including from the Bollywood. And today is a special occasion for this South superstar. Here’s everything you will want to know about Vijay and his movie career.

• Born into a Telugu speaking family, his father was a TV star in South India. His family calls him “Rowdy” because he was very blunt since childhood.

• Nuvvila was the debut film of Vijay. It was released in 2011.

• He faced hardships during the early years of his acting career. There were moments when he didn’t have enough money to even pay his rent.

• After Nuvvila, Vijay gave many hits like “Dear Comrade” and “Arjun Reddy.”

• Arjun Reddy was so hit that Bollywood made its remake in which Shahid Kapoor essayed the role of Vijay.

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KBC Starting From May 9

KBC (Kaun Banega Crorepati) will restart from May 9. Sony TV has made a decision. It has decided to release the 12th season of the most popular TV show KBC during the lockdown period.

Popularity of KBC

People work hard for years to participate in the GK (general knowledge) show where the showman of the century Amitabh Bachchan asks interesting questions about different subjects including history, polity, sports and science.

KBC is more popular among students preparing for UPSC, SSC and other competitive exams. This show is like a mental exercise as the level and standard of questions asked in KBC match with the questions asked to top-level competitive exams.

Also, the show is popular among people of all ages and professions. Housewives, children, senior citizens, working class, professionals, retired persons and students and teachers, everyone is interested in the show because of its content that is generic in nature but intriguing.

Register for KBC

People interested in participating in the show can register their names online. The registration will start from 9 PM and will remain open till May 22. For registration, the participants will register their names and reply to questions sent through messages and app. Participants that … Read the rest


Watch India Launch Of Mi 10, Mi Box And Mi True Wireless Earphones 2

Xiaomi will launch the Mi 10, Mi Box and Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 today in an online event that will live streamed on YouTube, Mi.com, Mi Community and on the social handles of the company. Xiaomi has already launched Mi 10 in China and other global markets.

Mi 10 expected price

The company is expected to reveal the price of the new Mi 10 phone during its launch. Manu Kumar Jain, Indian Managing Director of the company, said that the India price of the phone would be revealed after calculating the factors like recent GST hike and depreciation of rupee. China model of Mi 10 costs CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 42,800).

Mi 10 specifications

Mi 10 has got a 6.67-inch full-HD+ hole-punch display with in-display fingerprint sensor. The phone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 865 SoC. Its has up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. The rear camera is a quad-camera setup with a 108-megapixel primary sensor.

Mi Box specifications

Mi Box is a new IoT product by Xiaomi. The details provided on the official website of company throw light on its feature. It will get 4K support, Chromecast support and it will offer … Read the rest