Maharashtra urges Centre to airlift medical oxygen for smooth transportation

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope speaking with media persons on Friday over the COVID-19 situation in the state.

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 23 (ANI): Amid shortage of medical-grade oxygen in Maharashtra, State Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Friday said he does not want any obstruction in transporting oxygen from other states and want them to be airlifted by the Air Force.

“We do not want any obstruction in transporting oxygen from other states. If the filled tanker cannot be airlift, then the empty tanker should be airlifted by the Air Force,” Maharashtra Health Minister told media persons.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recognised this issue (oxygen shortage), he has informed Air Force to send the necessary help,” he

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Bryte is entering its high-tech bed into the hotel sleepstakes: Travel Weekly


When it comes to the best hotel bed, competition has always been fierce.

From Westin’s iconic Heavenly Bed to various hotel tie-ups with mattress brands like Sleep Number and Hastens, hoteliers have long sought to guarantee guests a good night’s rest.

One new contender, however, claims to have leveraged cutting-edge technology and artificial intelligence, along with the latest in sleep science research, to maximize a user’s sleep potential. 

Launched in 2016, Bryte is the brainchild of entrepreneurs Ely Tsern, John Tompane and Jonny Farringdon, who recruited a team of sleep scientists, technology experts, product developers and other specialists to create

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Be a Pal: There’s something for everyone at this friendly hostelry in Spain


Pals bar at El Zoco in Calahonda has ridden out the horrendous viral storm that has hung over us all for 13 months and is ready to thrive again.

Owned and run by Mancunian expat Kerry Froggett, who came to Spain on holiday 18 years ago and forgot to go back home, it is a friendly, lively hostelry with something for everyone.

Like everywhere else, due to the current absence of tourists, it is rebuilding its client base but Pals is blessed with  a multinational cast of regulars who swear by its charms.

Kerry says: “We’re hoping the tourists will

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Norwich tourist information centre to be closed by council | Anglia


The Norwich city tourist information centre based in The Forum will be permanently closed following a recent service review by Norwich City Council.

The centre has been closed since December 2020 due to the pandemic but has continued a telephone and email advisory service.


will be saved for the council by closing the Norwich TIC

Although tourism is set to increase now lockdown measures are easing, the pandemic has escalated the trend of people accessing information online both during, and in advance of their trips to Norwich.

VisitNorwich, the destination management organisation for the city, and who are partly

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Gov. Wolf Announces More Than $48 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Across Pennsylvania


Governor Tom Wolf today announced the approval of 116 new projects through the Multimodal Transportation Fund (MTF), improving Pennsylvania’s transportation infrastructure and ensuring safer, more reliable transportation accommodation across the commonwealth. The projects total more than $48 million in funding.

“Investing in these critical improvements now will make the lives of our 12.8 million residents—and visitors—easier for years to come,” said Gov. Wolf. “Pennsylvania is large, diverse, and well traversed, and improving our roadways, bridges, and other infrastructure will ensure smoother, safer, and more accessible transportation options for all who travel within our commonwealth.”

The 116 MTF projects approved are

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5 of the best new hotels are in Mass., according to Travel & Leisure


Travel & Leisure magazine named five Massachusetts hotels among the best on the planet Tuesday as part of its It List 2021.

The five hotels are among 30 nationwide and 73 worldwide that made the travel magazine’s 16th annual list, full of properties that showcase “resilience, determination and hope for the future,” according to the publication. The Bay State hotels that made the cut: The Newbury in Boston, Edgartown Inn and Harbor View Hotel, both on Martha’s Vineyard, Life House Nantucket, and Miraval Berkshires in Lenox.

“It’s an honor to recognize each of these standout new properties

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