Welcome to Tiny Bytes, a look at some of the top news for little minds.
Tejas Express flagged off
India’s first semi-high speed fully airconditioned train service, between Mumbai and Goa, began Monday. Tejas Express is a luxury train with facilities such as LED TVs, smoke and fire detection systems, GPS and even tea and coffee vending machines.
Cats to relieve stress at work
Japan is known for its hard work culture with long hours and stressed out employees. One company in Japan is allowing people to bring in their cats to work to ease stress and anxiety.
No helmet, no petrol
That’s a new rule in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. Only people with helmet will be given petrol at fuel stations. In some cases though, people just borrow helmets from fellow bikers at the petrol station and get their petrol.
Rising Pune Supergiant’s Ben Stokes was presented with the Most Valuable Player award for his performance in IPL 10. You might remember, Stokes was also the most expensive buy - he was bought by RPS for Rs 14.5 crore.
That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5pm Wednesday too. Remember it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.