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Revered as one of the holiest pilgrimage shrines in Indore, the Khajrana Ganesh Temple is a prominent centre of faith and devotion in the city. Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the Kharajana house of worship has gained popularity by a legend that says that all wishes prayed for here, come true. Said to be over nearly 3 centuries, the temple is always abuzz with activity and welcome believers and explorers from across the world!

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An initiative of the Indian Institute of Kanpur, Shiksha Sopan is a non-government organisation that works for the upliftment of deprived sections of the society through meaningful education. Led by students, staff members and local enthusiasts, this group works in association with villages near the campus. Established with the help of Padma Shri professor H. C. Verma in the year 2001, Shiksha Sopan works on the principle of its name, which means 'education to be used as a ladder'.

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In an attempt to provide sustainable and modern furnishing options, Hexpression, a Jaipur-based startup is making furniture using composite honeycomb paper. Established in the year 2018 by architects Abhimanyu Singh and Shilpi Dua, the firm has crafted a range of unique furniture sets in its journey of over 2 years. Aligning with its objective to promote sustainable living, the company also delivers interesting options for ready-to-assemble green homes.

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Rajasthan is all set to roll out its first official mobile application for tourism, in a move to ensure an easier and improved experience for the tourists. Likely to be launched on World Tourism Day, the application will be available for android users on Google Play while the officials are currently working on an IOS version. This tourism application will be a one-stop destination for local, national and international travellers willing to explore through the state's exceptional landscape.

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Aligning with the UPMRC's plan to begin Kanpur Metro trials in November this year, Alstom delivered the first prototype train for the ambitious project today. This train set was built at Alstom's rolling stock manufacturing facility in Gujarat's Savli, under the ambit of initiatives like 'Make in India' and 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat'. As per reports, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Managing Director of UPMRC and the Managing Director of Alstom were a part of the unveiling event.

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Continuing its fight against coronavirus, India has achieved a new milestone, with the highest number of COVID-19 vaccines given in a single day, on Friday. Under the ambit of the 'Vaccine Sewa' campaign, the country has set a new world record with more than 2.50 crore vaccine doses administered in a single day. As per logs, over 79 crore doses have been administered in India, to date. While more than 59 crore beneficiaries have received their first shot, over 19 crore citizens have received both doses.

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For the first time in Uttar Pradesh, driving lessons will be imparted online via videos in Kanpur soon. Prior to issuing the permanent driving license, this online training will be provided to all those who have applied for the same. As per reports, informative videos related to driving will be sent via WhatsApp on their registered nubile number. Reportedly, this facility is expected to be rolled out by the end of this month.

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In an attempt to dissolve traffic jams and ensure easier vehicular movements, the Delhi-Jaipur Expressway will soon get a U-turn underpass. Making an announcement in this regard, the Central Minister for Road Transport and Highways stated that this facility will be created at the Delhi-Gurugram border placed on the National Highway 48. Reportedly, he informed that the underpass will be opened for the public on October 15.
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