Coronavirus: Fliers from China to city to be monitored for a while
The Karnataka Health department is taking precautionary measures by keeping a check on the Chinese nationals at the airport if they develop symptoms, caused due to Coronavirus that has wreaked havoc in China. The state has put 7 passengers from China under observation and a mandatory thermal screening for all passengers travelling from Chinese cities.
Punjab: Solar shift for city railway station on cards
The authorities are planning to adopt the solar model to power Ludhiana railway station...
Mondelez pays over Rs 400 cr to settle tax dispute involving alleged 'ghost' unit in India
The Directorate General of Central Excise Intellig...
Ghost Kitchens buys stake in restaurant brands QSR, Eathos
Ghost Kitchens will provide capital, infrastructure, backend, marketing, and administration services to the two brands. It also plans to scale them up across multiple geographies over the next few months.
China shuts down transport in eight cities around virus epicentre
China has now shut down bridges, halted public transport and closed a major airport to restrict the movement of some 26 million people around the epicentre of a deadly virus outbreak. Authorities said the measures were to prevent and control the spread of the new coronavirus, which has since infected more than 800 people and killed 25.
Draft policy to push CNG, PNG in cities
The policy is part of the Centre’s strategy to ensure a smooth passage in states for the Narendra Modi government’s plan to help 400 districts, covering 70% of the population, breathe easy by providing clean-burning CNG (compressed natural gas) and PNG (piped natural gas) services at an estimated investment of Rs 90,000 crore.
13 cities & 4.1 crore people locked: China fights hard to contain virus spread as death toll climbs
While the WHO held off on declaring a global emergency despite confirmed cases in half a dozen other countries, China expanded its lockdown to cover an area with a total population greater than Canada's. The previously unknown virus has caused alarm because of its similarity to SARS, which killed hundreds across mainland China and Hong Kong in 2002-2003.
IHG plans mid-scale hotels in small cities to counter slowdown
"To counterbalance the slowdown with our brands of Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express in particular, we are entering tier 2,3 and tier 4 cities. There we are not seeing any dramatic slowdown in any manner. That's more virgin territory, under-penetrated, dynamics are different, the owner profiles are different," Jain said
DUBAI HEALTHCARE CITY: A HUB FOR MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE UAE
Dubai’s healthcare market, that’s anticipated to touch 19.5bn this year from 15bn in 2018, will play a pivotal role in catapulting the Middle East and Nor...
Kolkata bucks home sales slump plaguing other Indian cities
About 43 % of offices in Kolkata were lying vacant in the second half of 2019.
WE HUB collaborates with Hyderabad City Police to incorporate new technologies into policing
The Hyderabad city police and WE HUB organised a 36-hour hackathon aimed at solving problems in the fields of cybercrimes, crimes against women and children, road-safety awareness and social media monitoring for tackling fake news.
Jharkhand's Jharia most polluted city in India: Report
Delhi is the 10th-most polluted city in India.It was at the eighth spot a year ago.
Delhi fog: 5 flights diverted from city, 22 trains delayed
Heavy fog engulfed parts of the city with the minimum temperature settling at a notch below normal. Five flights diverted as the captain was not trained to land under CAT conditions. The Agartala-Anand Vihar Terminus Rajdhani Express was delayed by over one hour while the Varanasi-New Delhi Kashi Vishwanath Express was delayed by over three hours.
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