Monday, December 4


A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart.

Royal Enfield Himalayan 452 Specifications unveiled, details

Royal Enfield Himalayan 452 Specifications unveiled, details

Royal Enfield, the iconic motorcycle manufacturer, has long been synonymous with classic and timeless designs. However, the company has also ventured into the adventure touring segment with its Himalayan series. The Royal Enfield Himalayan has gained a significant following among adventure enthusiasts, and now, the anticipation has reached new heights with the unveiling of the Royal Enfield Himalayan 452's specifications. Adventure biking enthusiasts have been eagerly awaiting this new iteration of the Himalayan, and the leaked specifications provide an exciting glimpse into what could be one of the most sought-after adventure bikes in its class. Powerful Performance One of the standout features of the Royal Enfield Himalayan 452 is its all-new 452cc liquid-cooled Sherpa engin...

World Tourism Week: IAF Centre, Plaza and Sukhna Lake will shine with lighting

News, Travel
In Chandigarh, preparations are underway to celebrate World Tourism Day for a week. The administration is taking the initiative to make this occasion special by organizing events in various tourist spots across the city. One of the highlights of the celebrations will be the illumination of all tourist places through temporary lighting. The Government Press Building of Sector-18, Indian Air Force Center, Sukhna Lake, Sector-17 Plaza area, Capital Complex, and other tourist spots will be adorned with lighting, which will cost approximately Rs 2.14 lakh. This lighting will enhance the ambiance and attractiveness of these places, creating a festive atmosphere. The theme for this year's World Tourism Day is "Tourism with Green Investment." In line with this theme, the Tourism Department o...

Cancelled air and rail services will start again in Delhi, private offices will also open

Starting from Monday, there will be a resumption of partially cancelled flight and train services in New Delhi. Over two hundred trains and planes, which were canceled over the weekend, will now operate as scheduled. Additionally, parcel and cargo services will also be restored. The railway administration and airport operating agency have made the necessary preparations to ensure a smooth transition. In line with this, all markets and government and private offices in Delhi, except for those that traditionally remain closed on Mondays, will reopen. This indicates a gradual return to normalcy and the resumption of economic activities in the city.

Punjab: Basmati will make farmers rich, price will be higher by ₹ 700 per quintal

Food, Lifestyle
Basmati, also known as "white pearl" in the market, has started to arrive in significant quantities. Over the course of Saturday and Monday, approximately 15,000 quintals of Amritsar Basmati have been brought to the five largest mandis (wholesale markets) in the district. Although the crop still has a high moisture content, which requires farmers to dry it on the spot, they are receiving higher prices compared to last year. According to agent Narinder Bahal, farmers received prices ranging from Rs 2,800 to Rs 3,000 per quintal for Basmati during the same period last year. However, this year, they are already getting prices between Rs 3,500 to Rs 3,750 per quintal, representing an increase of Rs 700 to Rs 750. This increase in price is encouraging news for farmers, as it indicates a b...

Karthik’s first look poster from Kabir Khan’s ‘Chandu Champion’ surfaced

Karthik Aryan is currently making headlines with his upcoming film 'Chandu Champion'. The film has been generating a lot of buzz ever since the release of its poster. Adding to the excitement, the makers have now unveiled the first look of Karthik from the movie. In this film, Karthik will be seen in a completely different avatar, distinct from any character he has portrayed before. The actor himself took to his social media account to share the poster with his fans and followers. Chandu Champion' is a sports drama that tells the inspiring story of a determined athlete who never gives up. Karthik will be essaying the role of 'Chandu', the protagonist whose journey will be depicted on the screen. The film is being produced by Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment, marking Karthik's second ...

Multilevel parking will be built near Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh

Chandigarh, known for its architectural marvels and well-planned infrastructure, attracts a significant number of tourists to its popular attractions, such as Sukhna Lake and Rock Garden. To ensure the convenience of both tourists and residents, the administration has proposed the construction of a multilevel parking facility near Sukhna Lake. This initiative aims to address the parking issues faced by visitors and the local community. The process for implementing this proposal involves various stages, including traffic police assessment, urban planning, engineering, and tender allocation. Once completed, the multilevel parking facility will alleviate parking problems for those visiting Sukhna Lake and Rock Garden. Recognizing the need to provide adequate parking facilities, the admin...

Maharashtra: Farmer became millionaire in a month from tomato farming

Tukaram Bhagoji Gaykar, a tomato farmer from Pune district in Maharashtra, has become a millionaire within a month by selling 13,000 crates of tomatoes and earning Rs 1.5 crore. This is a remarkable achievement for a farmer who cultivates tomatoes in 12 acres of land out of his total 18 acres of land. Tukaram earned Rs 2,100 per crate of tomatoes, which is a significant amount for a farmer. On Friday, Tukaram sold a total of 900 crates of tomatoes, earning Rs 18 lakh in a single day. The maximum price of a tomato crate (20 kg) in the market is Rs 2,500, which means Rs 125 per kg. This is a good price for farmers who work hard to cultivate their crops. It is heartening to see farmers like Tukaram Bhagoji Gaykar earning a good income from their hard work and dedication. This is especia...

Information about drone flying over PM’s residence, Delhi Police engaged in investigation

Legal News, Travel
At 5:30 am on Monday morning, the Special Protection Group (SPG) informed the Delhi Police that a drone had been spotted flying above Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence on Lok Kalyan Marg. Given that the Prime Minister's residence and its surrounding area are designated as a No Flying Zone, officials and security forces immediately launched an investigation. Despite a thorough search of the surrounding areas, no such object was found. The Air Traffic Control Room (ATC) was also contacted, but they were unable to detect any flying objects over the PM's residence. New Delhi's Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Hemant Tiwari, confirmed that an investigation is currently underway. The use of drones in restricted areas is strictly prohibited, and any violation of this rule wil...

New Zealand: Case will be filed against the owners of the volcano

Lifestyle, Nature/Art, Travel
The owners of the New Zealand volcano that erupted in 2019, claiming the lives of 22 people, are set to face trial. The Whakari White Island volcano is owned by brothers James, Peter, and Andrew Buttle, and the prosecution against them has been approved this week. The ownership of the island can be traced back to 1936 when George Buttle, a stockbroker from Auckland, purchased the land. The island was later passed down to his sons and eventually to his grandsons, who are the current owners. It is worth noting that the volcano on the island had erupted even before any sulfur and salt mining activities took place.
Panchkula: The work of shifting utilities to make underpass continues

Panchkula: The work of shifting utilities to make underpass continues

The National Highway Authority of India has been allotted the task of constructing a direct link through an underpass between Sector 12, 12A and Sector 20, 21 in Panchkula. However, before the construction of the underpass can begin, the utilities such as drinking water, sewerage, drainage pipelines, and electric poles need to be shifted. This work is currently underway. Once the underpass is constructed, commuting to Sector 20, 21, and Zirakpur will become much easier. In addition, the construction of a flyover between Sector 12A and 20 is already underway, with a target to complete the work by the end of this year. The completion of both projects will significantly reduce the day-long traffic jams that occur at light points under the flyover between Sector 12A and 20. For the last 1...