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Fire: Uphaar To Mandi, Delhi Remains Incorrigible

After every fire tragedy, it is learnt illegal factories were operating in residential areas also with illegally built hotels, theatres, etc

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Doctors, Citizens Cannot Expect Much From Mamata

Mamata Banerjee once saw a Maoist in anybody who disagreed with her; she saw in a rape victim a sex worker; now she sees in protesting doctors her rival BJP

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Fire safety: Delhi hospitals, nursing homes found callous

The DGHS has issued a show-cause notice to healthcare facilities for not submitting fire safety certificates

 

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Piyush Goyal to focus on safety, non-fare revenue

The biggest challenge of Piyush Goyal would be to maintain the record by timely track maintenance and renewal

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कब सीखेंगे हम सेफ्टी का रास्ता

26 अप्रैल का दिन बड़ा ही मनहूस साबित हुआ। सुबह- सुबह ही खबर आई कि गौतम बुद्ध की तपस्थली कुशीनगर में 13 स्कूली बच्चे घोर लापरवाही की वजह से अपनी जान गंवा बैठे। रेल ट्रैक पर स्कूल जा रहे बच्चों की लाशें देख कलेजा कांप उठा। पत्थर-दिल इंसान भी उस भयावह मंजर को देखकर अपने […]

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Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

lmost on a daily basis, newspapers shock us with stories of horrendous accidents on the roads. These accidents are a leading cause of deaths among the youth in India between 15 and 29 years of age, according to a report. In June, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari released a report, “Roads Accidents […]

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Seniors can stay happy & healthy at home

New York City — The dusty stereotype of grandparents spending their 70s and 80s in a nursing home is fading fast, replaced by stories of skydiving seniors and engaged elders contributing to their communities. Today’s seniors are considerably healthier and more active than their grandparents, and they are remaining in their own homes far longer […]

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No death due to radiation

New Delhi — There has been no death due to radiation-related hazards, accidents and sickness in India’s nuclear installations. The safety of the radiation workers in the nuclear installations, including the uranium mines, is fully ensured by the Health Physics Unit (HPU) situated in every plant. It is also enforced by regular monitoring and regulatory inspections. […]

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Nuclear facilities safe and secure

New Delhi — In reply to an unstarred question in Rajya Sabha today, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of Northeastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh furnished the details of the safety and security of nuclear power facilities in the country. The plants are required […]

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Women, even as cops, are not safe

In September 2013, Kulbhushan Ojha, then inspector of Lucknow Reserve Police Lines, sexually harassed a woman constable posted in the Police Lines office. Ojha tried to use his superior official position to subjugate her and also touched her at inappropriate places. When she refused to yield, he slapped and threatened her with dire consequences. He […]