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Upgraded smart city plan for Bidhannagar 29.6.2016 TOI: Calcutta Times
The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation submitted the upgraded smart city plan to the state government on Monday.
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Congress claims Ravindra Waikar has a finger in six SRA pies, says MoS linked to projects worth Rs 1,000 crore 29.6.2016 TOI: Mumbai
A day after knocking on the doors of Lokayukta Justice M L Tahilyani, city Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam on Tuesday demanded a high-level inquiry by the CID or a judicial inquiry into all SRA projects associated directly or indirectly with Shiv Sena politician and minister of state for housing Ravindra Waikar.
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Smart Cities Mission: Flaws in a flagship programme 29.6.2016 Hindu: Opinion
The Smart Cities Mission not only prioritises parts of a city over the whole but also truncates the role of local city governments.
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London should have a seat in EU negotiations, says Mayor Sadiq Khan 29.6.2016 Hindu: News
"On behalf of all Londoners, I am demanding more autonomy for the capital — right now."
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U.S. official sees progress against Islamic State, war continuing | Reuters 29.6.2016 FirstPost: World

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama's special envoy for the fight against Islamic State said on Tuesday that coalition forces were making progress and planning assaults on key cities in Iraq and Syria, but U.S. lawmakers criticized the progress as too slow

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Centre institutes award for govt schools 28.6.2016 deccanherald.com
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has instituted a national award to recognise the best of efforts taken to maintain cleanliness and hygiene as well as adequate drinking water facilities in government schools. Schools in rural areas will be given primacy while choosing the winner of the award titled "Swachh Vidyalaya Puraskar". The contest will be held at three levels—district, state and national. While the respective state governments will hold the district and state-level contest, the Centre will organise the national-level award event. The winners will get Rs 50,000 as additional school grant for improving sanitation and a certificate of recognition. "In addition, certificates of recognition would be awarded to 10 best performing districts," an official said. According to the MHRD, 100 schools each at elementary and secondary level will be given the award at the national level. Of them, 30 will be selected from schools operating in urban ...
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Morgan Stanley picks up stake in Five Star 28.6.2016 Hindu: Home
With this fund infusion, the paid-up capital of Five Star has risen to Rs.206 crore
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BBMP proposes separate cadre of officers for solid waste management 28.6.2016 TOI: All Headlines
BBMP proposes separate cadre of officers for solid waste management
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Small loans firm Five Star raises ₹114 crore from Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia 28.6.2016 HBL: Home
Morgan Stanley’s second investment in financial services space in India
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Will UP follow Haryana, slash circle rates? 28.6.2016 TOI: Delhi Times
Haryana's move to slash circle rates in Gurgaon has put the onus on Uttar Pradesh to take a similar correctional step in Noida, the other city where the wind has been knocked out of the realty market
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Students unveil designs for a new Delhi 28.6.2016 TOI: Delhi Times
At a time when women's safety is a pressing concern in the capital, the usefulness of a small device that can surreptitiously raise an alarm can be immense.
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Government's top priority is eliminating poverty: Naidu 28.6.2016 TOI: Delhi Times
New Delhi, Jun 27 () Stressing that the government's top priority is eliminating poverty, Union Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation M Venkaiah Naidu today urged commercial banks to scale up lending to the urban poor for setting up micro-enterprises.
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Housing dilemma 28.6.2016 HBL: Home
Your editorial, ‘Leveraging land’ (June 28) rightly points out that pooling of excess land owned by PSUs is a good idea provided it is for a just cause, and not for merely raising government revenue...
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Italy expels Bangladeshi IS supporter 28.6.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Rome, June 28 (IANS/AKI) A Bangladeshi supporter of the Islamic State group has been deported from Italy, bringing to 30 the number of terrorism suspects expelled this year, Interior Minister Angelino Alfano said on Tuesday.
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Nirupam accuses Sena minister Waikar of illegality in SRA projects 28.6.2016 newindianexpress.com
Waikar said that he did not need to give explanation to Nirupam's each and every 'baseless and wild' allegation.
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Armed men loot Rs 29 lakh from manager in Ranchi 28.6.2016 Ranchi - City - The Times of India
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NSSO, MSU to celebrate statistics day 28.6.2016 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
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Exercise Jalrahat a Joint Initiative by State Govt and Armed Forces for Flood Relief in Assam Commences 28.6.2016 Govt of india: PIB
The much awaited event, Exercise JALRAHAT commenced today at Narangi Cantt. Taking the leaf from the latest National Disaster Management Policy
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Tusk announces meeting to discuss EU future 28.6.2016 newindianexpress.com
European Council chief Donald Tusk says the EU will hold a meeting in the Slovak capital, Bratislava.
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Nigel Farage predicts other countries will follow UK 28.6.2016 newindianexpress.com
Farage predicted that "the U.K. will not be the last member state to leave the European Union."
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