Walking in ‘wilderness’: Woes faced by pedestrians in Thiruvananthapuram

Footpath encroachment, shoddy infra, hazardous road crossings… TNIE does a quick scan of woes faced by pedestrians in the city  

published on : 3rd February 2023

Carrier Emirates test flies Boeing 777 on sustainable fuel

Emirates, a state-owned airline under Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, described the sustainable fuel as a blend "that mirrored the qualities of jet fuel."

published on : 30th January 2023

Andhra Pradesh: Increase awareness on cyber frauds: Bapatla SP

He stated that the crimes increased after digital payments came into usage. He suggested people not to share their pin numbers or other bank details to anyone. 

published on : 29th November 2022

Upcycle glam

City-based fashion designer Sunita Shanker’s latest edit celebrates innovative silhouettes created using repurposed temple saris from across India.

published on : 25th November 2022

Hop, skip, jump... but can’t walk straight on Bengaluru footpaths

Parked vehicles, broken pavers, hawkers hinder mobility

published on : 26th October 2022

NDMC’s digital push to store street vendors’ records

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is working on a project to store the records related to the registration and licensure of the authorised vendors digitally.

published on : 27th September 2022

Electric boost: Chennai’s new transport road map to cut down carbon footprint

The comprehensive mobility plan could also look into developing cycle tracks and footpaths.

published on : 25th September 2022

DotPe raises $58 million in Series B funding from Temasek

DotPe currently serves over 7.5 million brands including McDonald's, 24 Seven and Taco Bell in its portfolio. Founded in 2020, DotPe's merchant-base has grown over 3X since launch.

published on : 19th September 2022

Illegal gutkha unit raided in Odisha's Berhampur

On Tuesday, police raided a house at Baunsiapalli within Sadar police limits and seized gutkha, raw materials and machinery from the spot.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Rain pain for pit loom weavers of Odisha, livelihood hit

Local weavers put a total number of pit looms in Kotpad at 200. Not only were the loom pits inundated, yarn in many weavers’ households was also damaged by rains.

published on : 24th August 2022

Cost, calories and carbon footprint: On menu at a UK restaurant 

As customers weigh their options, the menu at the vegetarian restaurant in Bristol includes a comparison with a dish that it does not serve: the emissions from a UK-produced hamburger.

published on : 10th August 2022

Drive for delivery agents by Whitefield traffic police to stop encroaching footpaths, roads

Sandeep Anirudhan, the founder of Namma Whitefield Federation of Residents and RWAs in the area, said that residents complained about the numerous times they had faced inconvenience.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Air India's on-time performance is not up to the mark, certainly not world-class: CMD

While Campbell Wilson joined the airline in June, he formally took charge as the CMD in the last week of July after getting requisite security clearance from the Union home ministry.

published on : 1st August 2022

Muscle gain behind shot putter Manpreet Kaur’s secret to gold

Uttar Pradesh’s Rohit Yadav had set the stall out early doors with a throw of 82.45m in his first attempt.

published on : 12th June 2022

Zero in on sustainable living

On World Environment Day, two content creators from Delhi-NCR give us a rundown on how adopting a ‘zero-waste’ lifestyle can help heal the planet

published on : 5th June 2022

Thoothukudi: Parking fee will be imposed only if vehicles encroach 'footpath' for more than 12 hours

One of the resolutions passed at the council meeting held on May 30 was to charge Rs 5 and Rs 10 from two- wheelers and four-wheelers, respectively, that are parked along footpaths on six stretches.

published on : 4th June 2022

KYC bait: Kerala teacher shares OTP thrice with cybercriminals, loses Rs 1.22 lakh

Inspector Anoob Kumar said victims of cyber financial frauds should immediately call 1930, the toll-free helpline run by the Ministry of Home Affairs with the transaction number. 

published on : 12th May 2022

Renovated Srivari Mettu pathway opens for pilgrims

The TTD Board chief cited ‘puranas’ and said Sri Venkateswara Swamy himself used the ancient route to reach Tirumala.

published on : 6th May 2022

Kurnool MP cheated of Rs 1 lakh by cyber fraudsters

According to police, the MP, who was in a meeting, received a text message on his mobile phone that his bank account had been blocked as he did not add his PAN number in the account.

published on : 5th May 2022

Pugmarks of big cat found in Mahabubabad, forest department intensifies patrolling

A forest officer stated that the tiger is likely to come by the waterbodies to have a sip of water in the summer, so they have also asked the villagers to stay away from them.

published on : 15th April 2022
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