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Nothing's gonna stop us now! Braving rain, Mumbaikars cycle to work

Nothing's gonna stop us now! Braving rain, Mumbaikars cycle to...

A man tries to make his way by cycle in knee-deep water in suburban Mumbai. Photograph: Sahil Salvi With the incessant rains halting the city's lifeline local trains, many office-goers on Friday bicycled to work, calling it the best alternative to reach their destinations in time. "There was water logging in many pockets, which leads to all the motorised vehicles getting stuck. There is no issue like this for me as I dragged the bicycle in those waist-deep waters at Kings Circle," said Vikas ..., 1 week ago

Major fire in oil pipeline near Mumbai Port Trust

The fire broke out at the oil depot on Saturday evening. Photograph: Sahil Salvi A fire broke out because of a suspected leakage in an oil pipeline passing through a land owned by the Mumbai Port Trust in Wadala in central Mumbai, but no one was injured. "An oil leakage was detected on Saturday morning and we had taken all the necessary precautions. But at 6 pm, we were informed of a fire," MbPT chairman R M Parmar said. He added that no casualties have been reported in the incident. Huge ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Mumbai local crashes into platform at Churchgate terminal

  A local train on Sunday crashed into the dead end at the Churchgate station here, injuring five passengers and disrupting the suburban train services on the Western Railway line. Following the incident, the Western Railway has launched an inquiry and suspended the motorman of the local, its guard and loco inspector. The speeding train, coming from Bhayander, rammed into the dead end on platform number 3 of Churchgate station at about 11.20 am, as the motorman failed to stop the train in ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

Israeli embassy, Jewish establishments in India on Lashkar target list?

Security has been heightened at the Israeli embassy, consulates and other Jewish establishments in several states following intelligence inputs that terror groups like Lashker-e-Tayiba may target them. The Union home ministry has sent an advisory to various states in the wake of the inputs shared by central security agencies that terrorists, especially those owing allegiance to Lashker-e-Tayiba, may target them, official sources said. The states have been asked to increase the vigil around the ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

99 per cent cut-off for English at St Stephen's College

Delhi University's prestigious St Stephen's College today announced its first cut-off list for admissions to the 2015-16 academic session with the highest requirement being for English honours at 99 per cent. The cut-off for a seat in the Stephen's English Honours class works out to 99 per cent for commerce, 97.75 per cent for science and 97.50 per cent for humanities, the highest for any of the subjects on offer at the college. For Economics, the cut-off is at 98.50 per cent for commerce, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

World's top 10 stock markets, China zooms

The market capitalisation of China, the world's second-largest economy, has topped $10 trillion for the first time.  Image: Shanghai Stock Exchange. Photograph: Wikimedia Commons     The value of companies traded in Mainland China now accounts for around 14 per cent of the world market capitalisation, second-most after the US which contributes 34 per cent to the global market cap. China's market capitalisation has doubled so far this year and has tripled since the start of ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Monsoon hits Mumbai, regular rainfall in next 4-5 days

Bringing in the much-needed respite from the hot and humid conditions, the monsoon arrived in Mumbai with heavy showers lashing the city Thursday night and Friday morning. However, the MeT department has forecast that the city will start receiving regular rainfall only after 4-5 days. "The monsoon winds have formally arrived in the city and have reached Dahanu. The initial onset of the monsoon causes a bit of irregular rainfall. But, it will take about 4-5 days for Mumbai to start receiving ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Maharashtra SSC results 2015 to be declared today

The MSBSHSE will declare the Maharashtra Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Class 10 exam result today, June 8, 2015, 1 pm onwards. Read on for details The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) will declare the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam result today, June 8, 2015 at 1 pm. The Maharashtra Class 10 board examination results will be available online on 1 pm onwards itself. Students can access their results by logging on ...
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SC asks CBSE not to declare AIPMT results till June 10

In the wake of reports of alleged cheating and leaking of answer keys in the All India Pre Medical Test, the Supreme Court has ordered a fresh enquiry into the case and meanwhile asked the CBSE not to declare the results before Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Read on for details... The Supreme Court today asked the CBSE not to declare results of the All India Pre-Medical Test till June 10, when the court may take a call on pleas seeking re-conduct of the test following alleged irregularities in the ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

What a miserable failure!

A CBSE student is angry with the board's generosity in awarding Cumulative Grade Point Average of 10 to all and sundry I am a student. A student of the Central Board of Secondary Education, whose inexplicable generosity in awarding a Cumulative Grade Point Average of 10 to every alternate Tom, Dick and Harry has raised a sizeable number of eyebrows across the country. Numerically, 94,447 out 13,78,853 have scored the supposedly prestigious Perfect 10, which is approximately 7 per cent of the ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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