Wheels

Centre looking at options following delay in delivery of Vande Bharat train parts from Ukraine

India procures the wheels and some other components of the Vande Bharat trains from Ukraine.

published on : 29th April 2022

‘Food Safety on Wheels’ mobile lab reaches Kochi

Food Safety on Wheels, the mobile food testing laboratory of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, reached Kochi on Tuesday.

published on : 20th April 2022

Accident victim on a drive to spread awareness on spinal cord injuries

The realisation made Javed determined to set an example for many like him all over the world.

published on : 19th March 2022

Miscreants set ablaze old wheels of temple chariot

The wheels of the chariot were removed from the chariot in 2007 after they were found to be in a dilapidated state and stored in the temple’s godown till 2014.

published on : 28th January 2022

Library-on wheels: Reading all the way to destination in Navi Mumbai

The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation in Maharashtra has started library-on wheels in the corporation-run long-route buses so that commuters can make their journey pleasurable by reading books.

published on : 24th January 2022

COVID-19 effect: Bengaluru's 'Education on Wheels' programme hits roadblock

With teachers having been assigned for COVID duty, the 'Education on Wheels' programme to educate school dropouts has been stopped.

published on : 20th January 2022

Homework in RTC bus clip goes viral

On Sunday, Nov 28, TSRTC MD VC Sajjanar tweeted a video of children taking their books out to finish homework in a bus. The video clip has since gone viral.

published on : 29th November 2021

This home in Tamil Nadu bringing dreams alive

Explaining his interest in farming, Raghu took this reporter along to a small banana farm behind the home where he has planted over 50 banana trees.

published on : 31st October 2021

‘School on Wheels’ gets rolling Wednesday

The ‘School on Wheels’ initiative by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is set to take off on Wednesday, with 10 buses visiting each of the eight BBMP zones. 

published on : 27th October 2021

BBMP’s school-on-wheels initiative to start post Dasara

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s (BBMP’s) school-on-wheels (SoW) programme, an initiative to educate out-of-school children in buses, is set to be kickstart post Dasara.

published on : 10th October 2021

 'School on wheels' intervention for out of school children depends on BBMP survey, state's re-opening of 1-5 classes

The programme is meant to educate out of school children in a bus, is yet to take shape, almost six months since it was expected to start.

published on : 9th October 2021

Clinic on Wheels to provide healthcare in rural areas 

The van will be deployed in each area as per the instructions from the BPCL. 

published on : 8th September 2021

Rail Wheel Factory in Bengaluru rolls out first wheel after six-month halt

For the first time since its inception in 1984, the Wheel Shop of RWF had shut shop for such a long period.

published on : 27th August 2021

Train of ideas for heritage on wheels

The narrow gauge rail was built by the British in 1890 and used to serve the purpose of supplying timber and other goods for the Empire till the 1940s.

published on : 22nd April 2018