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Car makers take a detour on road to growth 24.5.2016 All Companies Stories
Toyota, M&M and Honda are making tough adjustments to their growth plans as uncertainty over diesel vehicles and fuel emission norms rises
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NGT seeks data on population & vehicle density of major cities 24.5.2016 newindianexpress.com
NGT directed the apex pollution monitoring body to file comprehensive data on the population and vehicle density.
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Burglar gang targeting apartments busted in Ghaziabad 24.5.2016 All News-IANS Stories
A gang of burglars which specialised in breaking into flats in multi-storeyed societies was busted here with the arrest of three people, police said on Tuesday.
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President Pranab arrives in China to boost bilateral ties 24.5.2016 Zee News : India National
Pranab Mukherjee, who is making his first visit to China as President, has made a number of trips to this country in various capacities including as Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission and Defence Minister.
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Kejriwal govt ready with comprehensive plan to clean Yamuna 24.5.2016 deccanherald.com
The Delhi government has finished preparing the comprehensive plan for river Yamuna, which includes cleaning the river and four major drains, creating a special regulation zone, and riverfront development. Called as the "Yamuna turnaround plan", it is likely to be completed in two and a half years at a cost of Rs 6,000 crore. With previous two Yamuna action plans failing to bring desired results, the officials say the new plan is different and will prove much more effective. "The earlier two plans only focused on the engineering cleaning of the river whereas it requires much more than that. Any water body has to be treated not only as flowing water system but also as an economic spinner and has to be put into urban planning realm," said a Delhi Jal Board (DJB) official. One of the major highlights of the plan, which will be presented to Union Ministry of Water Resources soon, is what DJB calls "space making", which means creating space in the vicinity of water body so people don't litter and including ...
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BMC officers wont get leave until pre-monsoon work is finished 24.5.2016 All Current Affairs Stories
This year monsoon is expected to arrive early
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Pranab Mukherjee arrives in China to boost bilateral ties 24.5.2016 Oneindia.in: News
Guangzhou, May 24: President Pranab Mukherjee arrived here today on a four-day visit to China that will see significant political and economic push to bilateral ties while irritants like Beijing's opposition to India's membership of NSG and the blocking of UN
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Poll-bound Lucknow tops second list of smart cities 24.5.2016 Top Stories
Faridabad, Chandigarh, Raipur, New Town Kolkata, Panaji, Ranchi, Warangal are among the 13 new cities that have been selected
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Lucknow tops list of 13 new smart cities 24.5.2016 All Economy & Policy Stories
The 13 cities selected in the Fast Track Smart City Competition have proposed a total investment of Rs 30,229 crore
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Here’s how India’s water governance has failed its citizens 24.5.2016 FirstPost: India

By 2030, the world is projected to face a 40 percent deficit in its demand for water. India, with its growth ambitions, and a billion hopes, is clearly vulnerable

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Lucknow, Warangal, Dharamsala among 13 new smart cities 24.5.2016 deccanherald.com
The government today announced the names of 13 more cities that will be developed under the Centres Smart City Mission with Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh topping the list, followed by Warangal in Telangana and Dharmashala in Himachal Pradesh. Twenty-three cities with the higher rankings from as many states and Union terrritories, which failed to get representation in the first round of a competition held in January, participated in the Fast Track Competition, the result of which was announced by Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today. Of these 23 cities, only 13 could qualify for the smart city projects through the fresh competition. Other cities, which won this round, were Chandigarh, Raipur (Chhattisgarh), New Town Kolkata, Bhagalpur (Bihar), Panaji (Goa), Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar Islands), Imphal (Manipur), Ranchi (Jharkhand), Agartala (Tripura) and Faridabad (Haryana). "The 13 cities selected in the Fast Track Competition have proposed a total investment of Rs 30,229 crore. ...
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Fast track Smart City competition sees 13 winners, check if your city made the list 24.5.2016 India Today| Must Read
Only 12 states and UTs were represented in the first list of 20 mission cities announced in 'Smart City Challenge Competition' on January 28.
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Lucknow tops Fast Track competition; 13 more Smart Cities announced 24.5.2016 Govt of india: PIB
Lucknow tops Fast Track competition; 13 more Smart Cities announced
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Pothole kills young girl in Bengaluru but minister says “don't blame the government” 24.5.2016 Zee News : States
After potholes claimed another life in Bengaluru, a state minister has come up with a shocking response to the tragedy.
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Lucknow, Warangal among 13 smart cities announced by govt. 24.5.2016 Hindu: Home
Seven more capital cities, including Bengaluru, allowed to enter the smart city competition
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Chouhan a visionary, able administrator and sincere devotee 24.5.2016 Central Chronicle » Madhya Pradesh
Ujjain : Chief Minister Shivraj Singh has been engrossed in Simhastha arrangements for the last... more »
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Lucknow, Bhagalpur win 2nd smart city contest: Why it's a fine balancing act by NDA - Firstpost 24.5.2016
Lucknow, Bhagalpur win 2nd smart city contest: Why it's a fine balancing act by NDA Firstpost The government has announced the next set of cities that won the smart city contest, with Lucknow topping the list. Here is the list of cities made the cut in the second list: 1) Lucknow; 2) Warangal; 3) Dharamsala; 4) Chandigarh; 5) Raipur; 6) New ...
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‘Congress-free India’ to be a reality soon: BSY 24.5.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Congress-free India’ to be a reality soon: BSY
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Live! India braces for more heat after temperature breaks records 24.5.2016 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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New policy to discard old vehicles in a week: Khan 24.5.2016 TOI: Jaipur
Aimed at reducing air pollution in the city, the state government is coming up with a policy to discard the old commercial vehicles.
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