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Very High Frequency system to help fisherfolk

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Rajahmundry: With the third very high frequency(VHF} system shore station coming into existence from Wednesday, the fisheries department of East Godavari would be able to add one more service in the

Schools yet to give bus pass info


Chennai: Parents of over 3.5 lakh students travelling in MTC buses have to prepare themselves to shell out a minimum of thousand rupees towards bus fares for the next few months thanks to the lackada

Safety taken for a ride


Airhostess Afia Magh would have lived to continue her joy ride if only the theme park management and various state agencies had exercised a little more caution.

Tuesday’s tragedy was more an aftermat

Amusement parks bind families, rake in moolah


They are dispensers of endless thrills and bring our boisterous nature to the surface. This makes amusement parks—rollercoaster rides, baby train, break dance, caterpillar ride, Columbus, Ferris wheel

50 food courts lined up


In the wake of the recent raids on hotels and the discovery of stale and unhygienic food being sold, the Kochi Corporation is planning to launch 50 mobile food courts in the city, the first of their

Initiative to give girls a ‘shield’ from abuse


It's a blot on society that girls and women have to be wary of predatory males, but that being the unfortunate fact, an initiative by the Junior Chamber International-Kochi to teach girls to protect t

14 CCTVs to secure Anna Nagar West


Anna Nagar Western Extension Phase II became the first neighbourhood in the city to set up their own surveillance system for ensuring better security for the residents.

In one of the biggest initiati

Chile bans marketing of toys in children's food


McDonald's, Burger King, KFC and other fast-food companies are being accused in Chile of violating the country's new law against including toys with children's meals.

These and other companies are k

Private vans refuse to ferry kids


On Monday, Ms Jayalakshmi of Ayanavaram had to take leave from work as the school van driver refused to pick up her daughter studying in Class I in a school at Korattur, 10 km away.

Hundreds of paren

School vehicles flout norms


The bizarre accident that claimed the life of a seven-year old girl in Tambaram has brought to the fore the lack of safety in vehicles used by educational institution.

Most of the schools, especially

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