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#SelfiewithSeatBelt campaign promotes responsible driving, importance of seatbelts

It aims to create awareness among the people about why not only drivers but also other passengers in the vehicle should use seatbelts

Published on 4th March 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: The magic in the words of writer TS Eliot

In today's #TBT, we talk about the famed writer TS Eliot and what makes his words ring true even today. Also, did you know today is observed as World Rivers Day?

Published on 26th September 2021
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69 parents jailed by Hyderabad police in one month for allowing minors to drive

The minor drivers were prosecuted under section 181 of the Act (driving without a licence) and three juvenile drivers were punished and sent to juvenile homes

Published on 12th March 2018
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All for gender equality: In a first, Kerala women to now drive government vehicles alongside men

Women would be appointed as drivers as part of the government's decision to ensure gender equality in all walks of society

Published on 22nd August 2019
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As reopening looms in Kerala, schools who sold off buses during lockdown scramble to buy them back

Ernakulam District School Trip Drivers Association are getting back its lost members, the majority of them are now in other jobs after their livelihood took a downturn by prolonged school closure

Published on 1st October 2021
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Bengaluru-based Three Wheels United is helping autorickshaw drivers find work during lockdown

The finance company has partnered with online and offline grocery stores to ensure that the autorickshaw drivers work as delivery agents

Published on 8th May 2020
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Discovery to premiere 'Kerala Floods: The Human Story' on Nov 12

In over 11 straight days of intense rainfall, nearly 25 trillion litres of water fell on Kerala---a state with one of the highest density of population, 44 rivers and 61 dams.

Published on 11th November 2018
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Drivers arrange drinking water facility for wild animals inside Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

The drivers had built three brushwood check-dams inside the Tholpetty forest. "There are 25 Jeep drivers working here under Eco-Development Corporation

Published on 3rd March 2021
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Dubai-based Indian teen composes tribute song for PM Modi

The video of the song highlights Modi's political career, emphasising on the 'Make in India' campaign and taking viewers on a journey across India - mountains, rivers, and various cultural landmarks

Published on 24th September 2020
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Govt agrees to priority vaccination demand for drivers operating oxygen tankers

The AIMTC had earlier this month during a meeting with senior officials of the Commerce and Industry Ministry had sought vaccination of drivers of oxygen tankers on a priority basis

Published on 22nd May 2021
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How this student initiative can potentially end Chennai's water crisis and flooding

Three school students in Chennai are leading the initiative to map lost lakes and rivers in the city and surrounding areas. We find out how this can help

Published on 30th June 2021
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Hydropower is not clean energy, must not get climate finance, says 'Rivers for Climate' declaration

One amongst those who endorsed the Global Declaration from India is Himanshu Thakkar of the South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People

Published on 23rd September 2021
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Indigenous and ingenious: This team at IIT Kanpur has come up with a way to understand how polluted Ganga really is

The team focused on the need to build a technology that can be replicated as a network of observatories to help study pollutants in Indian rivers

 

Published on 26th November 2021
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Largest study of Asia's rivers may help predict changes in region's water cycle

Based on an analysis of the underlying tree ring data, the scientists extracted the most important climate signals that influence river discharge in the continent

Published on 31st December 2020
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Manipur Health Minister Langpoklakpam Jayantakumar Singh gives medical kits to truck drivers

The minister praised truck drivers for bringing essential commodities and medicines to the northeastern state during the lockdown and also during the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 18th August 2020

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