Planning a trip during festive season? Indian Railways to operate 392 festival special trains from this date

a passenger train stopped at a station: Indian Railways to run 196 pairs of festival special trains between 20 October and 30 November 2020.

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Indian Railways to run 196 pairs of festival special trains between 20 October and 30 November 2020.

In view of the upcoming festive season, Indian Railways has decided to run 196 pairs of festival special trains (392 trains) between 20 October 2020 and 30 November 2020. These festival special trains will be run for destinations like Kolkata, Lucknow, Patna, Varanasi, among others to cater

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In ‘Festival Special’ services, railways to run 392 more trains

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The Railways on Tuesday announced it has given approval to run 392 ‘Festival special’ between October 20 and November 30 to cater to the big festive season rush.

The fares for these trains will be according to those applicable for special trains, the railways ministry said. It means that ‘special charges’ will be levied, making the tickets costlier by 10-30 per cent as compared to

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FinMin announces Travel cash voucher, special festival advance schemes for government employees

a man sitting on a kitchen counter: FinMin announces Travel cash voucher, special festival advance schemes for government employees

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FinMin announces Travel cash voucher, special festival advance schemes for government employees

In an attempt to stimulate demand and boost consumer spending ahead of the upcoming festive season, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday announced a Travel (LTC) cash voucher and special festival advance schemes for government employees.

“Indications are that savings of govt. and organized sector employees have increased, we want to incentivize such

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GHOST ADVENTURES: HORROR AT JOE EXOTIC ZOO Travel Channel Special Premieres October 29th

The cat’s out of the bag – the Joe Exotic Zoo is haunted. As the world has recently witnessed, the Greater Wynnewood Animal Park has a history marred by tragedy and drama. But believe it not, there’s another chapter in this sensational saga. Park staff regularly experience mysterious and unexplained activity, which they are sure is connected to the park’s ill-reputed events.

Now, the “Ghost Adventures” crew – Zak Bagans,

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Ghost Adventures: Horror at Joe Exotic Zoo Two-Hour Special Premieres Oct. 29

The Joe Exotic Zoo is haunted, according to the Travel Channel’s Ghost Adventures team. The Greater Wynnewood Animal Park has a troubled and notorious history, but that’s only part of the story. Staff at the park say they experienced mysterious and unexplained activity on a routine basis. They believe the phenomena is connected to the park’s past. In Ghost Adventures: Horror at Joe Exotic Zoo, Zak Bagans and his

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Theater Review: ’Mary and Me’ a very special U.S. premiere at Players’ Ring – Entertainment –

“Mary and Me” made its U.S. premiere at The Players’ Ring in Portsmouth last week, a production of Glass Dove Productions. This is the one-woman show’s final weekend, not a lot of time to catch a rather impressive piece of theater, performed perfectly by Emily Karel. Yup, this one is something special.

The Ring is offering the play live in-house, and a taped version online for the next year.


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Patriots make special travel arrangements ahead of Chiefs game

Report: Pats make special travel arrangements for Chiefs game originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

The New England Patriots will put their ample resources to use Monday in the name of safety.

The Patriots, who are set to play the Chiefs at 7:05 p.m. ET on Monday night in Kansas City, will travel to the game in two separate planes, Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio reported Sunday.

Per Florio, one

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97 people died while travelling on Shramik Special trains: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal | India News

NEW DELHI: The government has informed the Rajya Sabha that 97 people died on board the Shramik Specials, admitting for the first time that migrant labourers lost their lives in the trains which were run to ferry them during the Covid-19 lockdown.
In a written answer to a question posed by TMC MP Derek O’Brien on Friday, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal provided the statistics to the upper house of parliament.
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Essential services staff can travel in workmen special suburban trains in Chennai from Oct 5 | Chennai News

CHENNAI: In response to the request from the Tamil Nadu government, Southern Railway has decided to permit essential services staff authorised by the state government to travel in limited number of suburban trains — run as workmen specials by the Chennai division of Southern Railway — from October 5.
Details of these train services would be displayed at the stations, an official release said.
The state government has nominated an
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Special trains for essential staff in Chennai; Charminar open to visitors

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Tamil Nadu Andhra Pradesh Telangana Coronavirus News Live Updates: The Southern Railway on Friday announced that Suburban trains, run as Workmen specials by the Chennai Division of the Southern Railway for essential services staff authorised by the Tamil Nadu government will be operational from October 5 in Chennai.

According to a circular issued by the Southern Railway, a nodal officer nominated by the government

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Indian Railways to run 200 special trains from October 15 for festival season

a group of people sitting at a train station: Indian Railways to run 200 special trains from October 15 for festival season

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Indian Railways to run 200 special trains from October 15 for festival season

Indian Railways is planning to run 200 additional IRCTC special trains between October 15 and November 30 to deal with huge number of crowd travelling during the festive season. Railway Board Chairman and CEO V.K. Yadav on Thursday said that the national transporter is planning to introduce 200 special trains from October 15.

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American Express UNSTAGED Presents a Special Performance from Global Icon Alicia Keys in Celebration of Her New Album ALICIA to Music Fans Around the World

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American Express (NYSE: AXP) is launching the next iteration of “American Express UNSTAGED,” a digital musical experience platform, with a performance by 15-time Grammy® Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer and longtime American Express collaborator, Alicia Keys, to celebrate the release of her new album ALICIA. The virtual performance “American Express UNSTAGED: ALICIA” will take place on September 18, 2020 at 6:00 PM ET, in celebration of Keys’ new album

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Jackson Court Hotel offers special nightly rates for students amid accommodation crisis

The hotel at the famous Copper Face Jacks nightclub, the Jackson Court Hotel, is offering accommodation for students at €40 per person per night.

While the legendary nightclub is still closed to due to coronavirus restrictions, the hotel is still is operation and is now offering student deals for the coming academic year.

With thousands of students now facing only a couple of days of on campus lectures due to

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Travel To Special Places With A Gose In Hand

Like beer fanatics who head off on beercations, long-time California craft brewery Anderson Valley operates with travel in mind.

The brewery, founded about 115 miles north of San Francisco in Boonville in 1987, promotes travel destinations on its website — part of a marketing campaign for its assortment of gose beers. Gose, a lightly sour wheat beer, and the brewery’s other beers are sold in 38 states and exported to

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Thailand’s new ‘Special Tourist Visa’ offers simple 25-step solution to restarting travel

The Land of Smiles is grinning and bearing ahead with its plan to welcome tourists back to its shores in October – but there’s a catch, or 25.

A recently released infographic plots out all the hoops potential visitors will have to jump through before being allowed anywhere near the country, from submitting a visa application to four different branches of the Thai Government, to agreeing to a mandatory

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Morris Co. Man, Special Olympics Athlete Home After COVID Battle

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – After more than four months of fighting, Colby Douglas is home after besting COVID-19. And he came home to hero’s welcome, Thursday.

The 21-year-old Special Olympics athlete with Down Syndrome spent 11 weeks in the hospital, 75 days, before being released to a rehab facility at then end of June.

Morris County Sheriff’s Office Detective Sergeant David Kenny presented Colby with a proclamation signed by Sheriff

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