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ksrtc ticket booking

November 25, 2009

The Kerala state road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has launched online ticket reservation facility with Chief Minister V.S.Achuthanandan switching on the facility at a function held here on Wednesday.Passengers can book their tickets online through the KSRTC website http://www.keralartc.com.Speaking on the occasion, Transport Minister Jose Thettayil said that the online booking facility would be available for 188 buses.The facility will be extended to more buses in future.Tickets can be booked directly at the Online Reservation Counters at Thiruvananthapuram Central, Kottarakkara, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Kozhikode, Kannur, Bangalore Majestic and Bangalore Satellite stations.Both credit and debit cards can be used for booking tickets at these centres.Rs.20 will be charged as service charge for online booking. Tickets booked online can be cancelled online.The amount to be refunded will be credited to the bank account. Online tickets cannot be cancelled at other counters. The passengers have to carry the ticket and identity proof during the journey.For online booking, the passengers have to register their name on the KSRTC website. When name, address and age details are entered, a user name and password will be provided to the passengers to log on to the website. A 24-hour help desk will be functional in the KSRTC Central office. A data centre also has been set up at the Central office.Jose Thettayil said that as of now the Government had not thought about hiking the bus fare. As it is a policy matter it is the Government to decide on this.He said that the bus operators’ demand for fare hike could not be accepted.The Government is open for discussions with the operators.He said that 5,000 drivers would be imparted training before March 2010. Tipper lorry drivers will be given training from November 29. Regarding the starting of courier service, the Minister said that the initial response was poor. However, it would invite applications once again for this. He also said that providing season tickets for passengers were also under the consideration of the Government.Thettayil said that providing GPS in the buses was under the active consideration of the RTC. The lowfloor buses will start operations in Kochi by next week.V.Surendran Pillai MLA, KSRTC managing director T.P.Senkumar and trade union leaders attended the inaugural function.

Yamaha Bike Wallpapers

November 6, 2009

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Michael Jackson

June 26, 2009

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The very great legend of pop music has gone.He is my favourite from my childhood.The long way that he travelled in pop music has ended today.He is an ultimate star and the way he dances is oooossom……..no one can replace him….he is considered as a spring.The way he dances just resembles a spring.Celebrities and stars around the globe say they are overwhelmed by sorrow and shock by Michael Jackson’s death.

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Below are the principal dates in the life of pop star Michael Jackson, 50, who has died in Los Angeles after suffering a cardiac arrest.August 29, 1958: born in Gary, IndianaAugust 1962: singing debut with his brothers, The Jackson FiveMarch 1969: first Jackson Five contract with Tamla Motown, Detroit’s black-owned record label. Michael’s voice propels the group onto the hit parade with ABC and I’ll Be There1970: launch of solo career alongside that of the Jackson FiveAugust 1979: release of Off The Wall album, produced by Quincy Jones, which sold 11 million copiesDecember 1982: release of Thriller album, whose seven hits included Billie Jean and Beat It, pushing sales to 50 million copies worldwide1984: Jackson’s face gets burnt during filming for a Pepsi ad1985: buys ATV Music – a company with rights to John Lennon and Paul McCartney songs – for $US47.5 million1985: Jackson writes We Are The World, which benefited the fight against hunger in Africa1987: release of Bad, which sold 26 million copies and marked the end of his collaboration with Quincy Jones1988: his autobiography Moonwalk comes out1990: Michael Jackson is seen for the first time wearing a surgical mask in public1992: release of Dangerous, which sold 22 million copiesAugust 1993: a father accuses Jackson of molesting his 13-year-old son, but settles out of courtMay 1994-February 1996: marriage to Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of ElvisJune 1995: release of HIStory albumNovember 1996-October 1999: marriage to Debbie Rowe, a 37-year-old nurse with whom he has two children, Prince Michael and Paris Michael KatherineOctober 2001: release of InvincibleJuly 2002: Jackson accuses record labels of exploiting artists, especially African-AmericansNovember 19, 2002: scandal after Jackson dangles his third son, nine-month-old Prince Michael II, from a Berlin hotel balconyJanuary 31, 2003: Sotheby’s auction house sues for non-payment of $US1.7 million for two paintingsFebruary 3: in documentary Living with Michael Jackson broadcast on ITV, Jackson claims never to have abused a child, merely to have shared his bedFebruary: the singer’s manager brings a $US13 million lawsuit for back salary, which is settled out of court in JuneNovember 18: police raid Jackson’s Neverland ranch in California as Number Ones album is releasedNovember 19: warrant issued for Jackson’s arrest on several counts of child molestationNovember 20: Jackson is arrested and handcuffed after surrendering to police, held briefly then released on bailDecember 18: he is formally charged with child molestationJanuary 16, 2004: Jackson pleads not guilty during his first appearance amid a media circusJanuary 31, 2005: Jackson trial begins with jury selectionFebruary 28, 2005: Opening arguments begin in trialJune 4, 2005: Jurors begin considering their verdictJune 13, 2005: Jackson acquitted on all charges against himMarch 5, 2009: Jackson announces series of comeback concerts in London – billed as the “final curtain” – his first major shows for more than a decadeMay 20, 2009: Jackson delays comeback shows. Concert organisers say singer’s health is “fantastic”June 25, 2009: Jackson reported dead in Los Angeles after suffering cardiac arrest.

Let’s also pay our tribute to the superstar……….

Sorry for the Delay Friends

February 26, 2009

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Sorry friends For not having contact with you these days.I am really involved in many activities of social services in my city,thats why i cant able to involve me in Blogging.But now i am free i am quite happy too.So,no more delay in writing post.Here i am back friends.And forgive me too..

Great News

January 27, 2009

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Hello friends how are you?,i hope you people are having a good time.Yesterday my exam results came…OMG…you know something i have cleared all my papers with an average of 82 percent.First i have to Thank god .But i am quite unhappy with my marks,Well i thought of getting a 90 percentage but things changed…But anyways i am happy with this too.And after this i am going to do my post graduation in M.E.I would call this as a turning point in my life.Bye friends.

Guindy children’s park

January 23, 2009

I have travelled in Chennai Adayar several times, but not even once I have stopped to go inside the Crocodile Park which is there. Though I have seen Crocodile parks in many zoos around the world, my only recollection of seeing them in Chennai are in my school days at Guindy National Park.I first visited children’s park at guindy in 2005.

My first preference to go to that park was to see snake park which is just adjacent to children’s park. Right from my childhood, i was very much intrested in seeing snakes in t.v channels. When i came to know that many types of snakes and pythons are shown in snake park, i couldn’t stop from visiting that place. Me and my friend’s  spent nearly  1 hour in snake park and 3 hours in children’s park.

spectacled-cobraThis is the spectacled cobra which is considered dangerous. Many college students came there , and made the cobra respond to their acts. They showed a hand kerchief to the cobra and waved that kerchief in such a way that it got irritated and hissed on the glass. They did it in a funny way. But it is always advised , not to mis act with poisionous creatures.

Guindy national park can be said as the only national park  which is in the heart of a metropoliton city. As soon as we enter the guindy national park,we find a few toy’s shop,icecream shops ,cool drinks shop and a small snacks shop. But inside the children park,we dont find any food stalls and so it is advisable to take food and water along with us. It is said that more than 30 species of trees are grown here.deer-eating-popcornJust when we are moving inside the snake park, two spotted deers were keeping their heads outside their meshed area. My friend just showed her popcorn to the deer, and the deer ate the popcorn with most excitement. Deers are almost friendly with every one.

img_0038 This is a Eagle which was very awesome to see

peacock-hiding-its-head This female peacock felt shy to give pose for photo.

white-peacock So i turned towards the white peacock and tooks a few snaps of these white peacocks.

The place is also quite spread out and neatly maintained. The Entry fee for Indians – Adults (Rs.30), Children (Rs.20), Still Camera (Rs.20). The place is worth going with your friends… The place is also quite spread out and neatly maintained. The Entry fee for Indians – Adults (Rs.30), Children (Rs.20), Still Camera (Rs.20). The place is worth going with your kids.

Do you feel that whether Obama will make any changes?

January 21, 2009

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Do you feel that Barack Obama will make any changes in this world?

FRIENDS TELL ME WHAT IS THE CHANGE YOU WERE EXPECTING FOR.

come on …SHARE YOUR VIEWS.BYE.

Chennai Sangamam

January 16, 2009

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What is Chennai Sangamam? India is a land of culture.So there are hundreds of things that act as a back bone which makes our country stand in our own culture.Well when we talk about india’s culture,every state has its own religious type of culture.Likewise in Tamilnadu we have lots of festivals which portays our culture.But the only Festival of India that belongs to people of all religions, as well as to the non-believers. The harvest fest of Tamil antiquity – The Pongal re-discovering itself as urban thanksgiving. It’s Chennai Sangamam. More than 3000 performers ignited the spirit of Chennai for seven days with around 4000 performances. All in parks, streets and beaches. From January 10-16, 2009. This is a longest and biggest Open Festival of India.

The thing i liked in chennai sangamam was the performers from the various parts of tamilnadu.The important thing is that most of the performers are from some rural parts of the state.The performance were really cool and very touching.My house is in Besant Nagar ,Thank god!! they also orgainsed ter show in Elliots beach.I went their with my friend SHILPA .The performance that i saw was Silambatam,Karakatam,Villupattu……..You know something friends the last day performance was finished by my favourite drummer SHIVA MANI …I loved that performance,really mind blowing performance…

The reason why Chennai Sangamam is held during the Thai season is that it is a way of thanksgiving to the urban people. Generally, Pongal is more popular in agrarian lands and villages, but not so popular in urban areas.But anyways friend’s this pongal was all setted to mega festivity with unlimited galatta and enjoyement, Chennai rocked this Pongal,without doubt 😆 .

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My New Blog

January 12, 2009

welcome friends

Hi friends.This is my FIRST entry in having a blog.i hope I’d like to start this off by prefacing that I am NOT the best one there in when it comes as a blogger.I want to make new friends from all over the country and share my new experiences that i am going to have in my upcoming whole life.I think we can share everything and know more about each other….PLEASE HELP ME IN MAKING YOU AS MY FRIEND….hahaha… 😆