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Far more displaced by disasters than conflict: Study 17.9.2014 Zee News : World
Disasters last year displaced three times more people than violent conflicts, showing the urgent need to improve resilience for vulnerable people when fighting climate change, according to a study issued Wednesday.
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Kaththi producers deny links with Rajapaksa family 17.9.2014 Hindu: Home
The producers of actor Vijay’s soon-to-be-released film Kaththi issued a clarification about what they termed a misinformation campaign by some vested interests against the production compa...
Correction in housing prices on the cards 17.9.2014 HBL: Industry & Economy
Correction in housing prices on the cards, says global property consultants CBRE South Asia. Anshuman Magazine, CMD, CBRE South Asia, said residential market of leading cities are expecte...
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Three lakh LED street-lights across Kolkata soon 17.9.2014 FirstPost: India

After the success of a trial installation of 300 LED street-lights in Kolkata, the energy-saving option will be seen across the entire city soon, an official said on Tuesday.

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Admn for scientific plan to tackle traffic woes 17.9.2014 The Assam Tribune
Admn for scientific plan to tackle traffic woes
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Contribute to Grihasree project, says Minister 17.9.2014 Hindu: News
The Minister handed over the keys to the new tenants of the apartments, each comprising a bedroom, a visitors’ room, kitchen, and a bathroom (total 31.87 sq m), on the occasion.
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Consumer camp in Navi Mumbai sees large turnout 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Consumer camp in Navi Mumbai sees large turnout
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Relief in sight for govt press staffers 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Relief in sight for govt press staffers
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Congress leader Nana Mahadik likely to join Sena today 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Congress leader Nana Mahadik likely to join Sena today
Mahayuti eyes support of Dhangar community in Sangli 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Mahayuti eyes support of Dhangar community in Sangli
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Road repair: HC slams authorities 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Road repair: HC slams authorities
Govt buildings not fireproof: Lokayukta 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Govt buildings not fireproof: Lokayukta
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Humanity kept them afloat in swirling waters 17.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Humanity kept them afloat in swirling waters
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TSA apprises Union Home Minister on tribal issues 17.9.2014 Manipur: E-Pao
TSA apprises Union Home Minister on tribal issues
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Gender sensitisation classes for 'rough' Delhi Police cops 17.9.2014 New Kerala: India News
By Alok Singh, New Delhi, Sep 16 : Better late than never! Delhi Police are planning to conduct special lessons on gender sensitization for those personnel who talk "rough" while dealing with women and senior citizens.
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India signs $63.3 million loan from ADB 17.9.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Sep 16 : India Tuesday signed a $63.3 million loan from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for improving urban services in North Karnataka, the finance ministry said.
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Ditching cars for buses, bikes best way to cut city pollution – study 17.9.2014 FirstPost: World

LONDON, Sept 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Encouraging people to abandon their cars and use public transport or walk or cycle around cities offers the "least pain, most gain" way to cut air pollution from traffic by 2050, a new international study said on Wednesday. The report, by the University of California and the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP), proposed governments expand rail and bus transport and ensure cities are safer for pedestrians and cyclists

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AP Signs MoU for 24X7 Power From October 2 17.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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House Committee Raps CMC for Delay in Sanitation Project Implementation 17.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Most cellars illegal, unsafe for owners and neighbours 17.9.2014 Hyderabad News, Hyderabad City News | Cities News - Times of India
If you are planning to buy an apartment which has a cellar, first check with the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation to acquire a ...
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