Uttarakhand CM reaches Gairsain for state Assembly session

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday reached the summer capital Gairsain to attend the state Assembly session which will begin from tomorrow. The Uttarakhand assembly will meet on March 1 for its first session of this year. Gairsain in Chamoli district was declared as the summer capital of Uttarakhand last year. The Uttarakhand government has planned to develop its summer […]

Kumbh Mela 2021: Indian Raiways sets up centralised control room in Haridwar

A centralised hi-tech control room has been set up by Indian Raiways at Haridwar railway station ahead of Kumbh Mela 2021, informed Senior divisional commercial manager of Moradabad railway division on Saturday. “A centralised control room has been set up at Haridwar railway station ahead of Kumbh Mela 2021. All the nearby railway stations […]

India reports 16,752 new Covid-19 cases,113 deaths

As many as 16,752 new COVID-19 cases and 113 deaths were reported in India during the last 24 hours, informed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Sunday. With this, the total coronavirus caseload in the country has gone up to 1,10,96,731, including 1,64,511 active cases and 1,07,75,169 discharges. The COVID-19 death toll […]

Uttarakhand govt starts initiative to display daughter’s name on house nameplates

The Uttarakhand government has started an initiative “Ghareki Pechan Chelik Naam” from the Nainital district, under which the traditional Aipan art would be used to display the daughter’s name and decoration on nameplates of the house. According to a Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) release, under the initiative, one village each has been […]

Physical activity in youth with autism can be boosted by picture books

The findings of recent research have suggested that people with developmental disabilities don’t exercise as often as their typically developed peers. In an effort to close this disparity, a researcher at the University of Missouri recently created fitness picture books that help youth with autism exercise more frequently. The findings published in the Journal […]

Hyundai bought chips when rivals didn’t; its assembly lines are still rolling

Hyundai Motor has so far avoided a chip shortage that has plagued global automakers, largely maintaining its stockpile of chips last year and even accelerating purchases towards the end, three people with knowledge of the matter said. The shortage has forced production cuts worldwide, including at Volkswagen and General Motors, prompting Germany and the […]