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News18 Evening Digest: Waterlogging in Bengaluru IT Parks, Illegal Constructions Expose Ugly Nexus & Other Stories

While water receded in most parts of the city when rains abated on Monday morning, roads in Kogilu Cross, Kondappa Layout and Tata Nagar were inundated well into the afternoon. (Twitter/@ANI)

While water receded in most parts of the city when rains abated on Monday morning, roads in Kogilu Cross, Kondappa Layout and Tata Nagar were inundated well into the afternoon. (Twitter/@ANI)

Here are the top stories of the day: Railways to Launch About 190 'Bharat Gaurav' Trains Showcasing India's Heritage, Culture; Tamil Nadu Has Highest Number of Women Entrepreneurs: IIT Madras Study; and more.

Railways to Launch About 190 ‘Bharat Gaurav’ Trains Showcasing India’s Heritage, Culture

After freight and passenger segments, the railways is set to begin a third segment dedicated to the tourism sector and launch a set of around 190 theme-based trains called Bharat Gaurav trains, minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Tuesday. Addressing a press conference, the railways minister said these trains could be run both by the private sector as well as the IRCTC. READ MORE

Bengaluru Rains: Waterlogging in IT Parks, Illegal Constructions Expose Ugly Nexus

The unprecedented heavy rain across Bengaluru in the last five days has once again exposed the nexus between builders, politicians and bureaucrats. The flood-like situation in posh areas and tech parks have unnerved the common people and they are now demanding answers from the people in power. READ MORE

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first published:November 23, 2021, 16:56 IST