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Shocking: Chinese real estate prices are actually falling 1.9.2014 Moneylife
Real estate prices fell in 64 of the 70 cities surveyed. This is the largest decline since records began in 2005. This is bad news for the global economy
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Venkaiah Keeps Babus on Toes for Bharat Nirman 1.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Initiative to recycle waste hangs fire in Bangalore 1.9.2014 Hindu: Cities
A community project to recycle waste, which could have been a model for solid waste management in the city, has remained on paper for the last eight years. The Vijayanagara Nagarika Vedike’s propo...
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Tension in Chandra Layout after Councillor is detained 1.9.2014 Hindu: Cities
Tension prevailed at Chandra Layout for some time after the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Councillor (Nagarbhavi ward) was detained by the police just hours ahead of the inauguration of...
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‘BJP-Sena misruled Maharashtra’ 1.9.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
Chief minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan As Maharashtra gears up for the Assembly polls scheduled for November this year, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan tells Prasad Patil that the Congress has learnt its lesson from the Lok Sabha polls and that the party will fight Maharashtra elections through effective marketing campaign. Refuting Sanjaya Baru’s criticism, Mr Chavan says that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s credibility was the winning factor in 2009 and Rahul Gandhi did not step up to take responsibility. Excerpts from the interview: The Congress and the Nationalist Congress were routed with huge margins everywhere in Maharashtra in the Lok Sabha elections three months ago. Maharashtra Assembly elections are around two months away. How are you planning to turn the tables? The number of decisions that my government took is unprecedented. Regularisation of slums, returning the agricultural land to people, management of water etc. were all decisions that have benefited different sections ...
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Police keep watch as over 15,000 Ganpati idols immersed 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Police keep watch as over 15,000 Ganpati idols immersed
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Fewer mandals not a dampener to festivities 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Fewer mandals not a dampener to festivities
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Local body to hold adalats in six zones 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Local body to hold adalats in six zones
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Badaun village gets ‘Toilets for Everyone’ 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Badaun village gets ‘Toilets for Everyone’
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Industries told to submit green audit report 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Industries told to submit green audit report
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Octogenarian makes dictionary of bacronyms 1.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Octogenarian makes dictionary of bacronyms
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Airport privatisation plan back on the table 1.9.2014 Rediff: Business
Inter-ministerial group to meet on Thursday to finalise model concession pact.
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Smart city: Naveen bats for Bhubaneswar, says it fits the bill 1.9.2014 TOI: India
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said Bhubaneswar deserves to be a 'smart city' given its strategic importance in eastern India and its ever-increasing size and ...
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How Thailand is hurtling towards a massive waste disposal crisis 1.9.2014 FirstPost: World

A blaze at a vast rubbish dump home to six million tonnes of putrefying trash and toxic effluent has kindled fears that poor planning and lax law enforcement are tipping Thailand towards a waste crisis.

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Coimbatore to be considered for smart city project: Venkaiah Naidu 1.9.2014 Hindu: News
The Central Government will consider Coimbatore when it prepares the list of cities to implement the smart city project, Union Minister of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation,...
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DUSIB plans toilets with improved technology for all slum dwellers 1.9.2014 Hindu: News
DUSIB has been using bio-digester-based disposal systems in some of its new toilet blocks and mobile toilet vans
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Naidu Firm on Locating Capital Between V’wada-Guntur 1.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Local Body Projects: LSG Department Sets Deadline 1.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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‘BJP-Sena misruled Maharashtra’ 1.9.2014 Asian Age: Mumbai
Chief minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan As Maharashtra gears up for the Assembly polls scheduled for November this year, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan tells Prasad Patil that the Congress has learnt its lesson from the Lok Sabha polls and that the party will fight Maharashtra elections through effective marketing campaign. Refuting Sanjaya Baru’s criticism, Mr Chavan says that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s credibility was the winning factor in 2009 and Rahul Gandhi did not step up to take responsibility. Excerpts from the interview: The Congress and the Nationalist Congress were routed with huge margins everywhere in Maharashtra in the Lok Sabha elections three months ago. Maharashtra Assembly elections are around two months away. How are you planning to turn the tables? The number of decisions that my government took is unprecedented. Regularisation of slums, returning the agricultural land to people, management of water etc. were all decisions that have benefited different sections ...
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Lessons From German Theatre 1.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
Documentary filmmaker and TV host Dorothy Eickelberg believes that filmmaking is the same everywhere, be it in India or Germany
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