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After attacks in Sri Lanka, Air India and IndiGo have announced a total waiver of cancellation and rescheduling charges for passengers flying to and from Colombo. "In view of the situation in Sri Lanka, Air India has waived off all charges for rescheduling/cancellation of bookings on its flts to/from Colombo for travel till April 24, 2019," it said.
Families of nine of the 16 miners trapped inside an illegal rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya since December have given consent to the district administration to stop the ongoing search operations which entered its 130th day on Sunday. The bodies of only two victims have been retrieved from the mine in East Jaintia Hills district early this year.
The implementation of municipal solid waste management through the Public-Private Partnership model in Indian cities will require the investment of $5 billion (around Rs 34,695 crore) per year, a joint report by industry chamber Assocham and British advisory multinational Ernst & Young (EY) said on Sunday.