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BJP wins Delhi civic polls, but road ahead not so smooth


April 17th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has retained power in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), but the road ahead will not be so easy."We ... Read more...

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Half of MCD wards go to women, male politicians jittery


January 28th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) With the Delhi Election Commission declaring the list of Municipal Council of Delhi wards reserved for women and Scheduled Caste candidates, many political bigwigs found ... Read more...

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Delhi road may be named after Tendulkar


January 4th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) A road in Delhi may be named after cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi said Tuesday.The Municipal Corporation of Delhi may consider a ... Read more...

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Home ministry nod for MCD’s trifurcation


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The union home ministry Wednesday approved the proposed trifurcation of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said Wednesday. "The home minister (P. ... Read more...

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Political motive behind MCD trifurcation, says mayor


November 23rd, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi Wednesday described the central government's nod to trifurcate the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) as a move dictated by "political ... Read more...

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MCD trifurcation: Delhi mayor meets Chidambaram


November 19th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi Saturday requested Home Minister P. Chidambaram not to "succumb" to the "pressure tactics" by the Sheila Dikshit-led government to trifurcate ... Read more...

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India celebrates Diwali with prayers, lights, crackers (Roundup)


October 26th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Millions of Indians celebrated Diwali, the colourful festival of lights, with joy all over the country despite rising prices of sweets, dry fruits and ... Read more...

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MCD gets swanky, hi-tech meeting hall


October 18th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Delhi's corporators will now hold discussions in a swanky newly-constructed state-of-the-art meeting hall that was inaugurated by Lt. Governor Tejender Khanna Monday.The meeting hall is ... Read more...

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Delhi civic agency gets sweeping machines


September 29th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Thursday introduced state-of-the-art mechanical sweeping machines for the capital's roads."Mechanical sweepers will cover a total of 900 km of ... Read more...

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Day after rain chaos, MCD plays blame game


September 16th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A day after unprecedented rains unleashed fury in the capital, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said it can't be held accountable for all the ... Read more...

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Delhi mayor visits Hazare’s fast venue


August 21st, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi Sunday visited the Ramlila Ground here to oversee the arrangements being made by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi at Anna Hazare's ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on plea to disqualify Delhi mayor


August 18th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday reserved its order on a plea to disqualify Rajni Abbi as Delhi mayor on the ground that she held an ... Read more...

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MCD house rejects agency’s division


August 5th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) house Friday unanimously passed a resolution rejecting division of the civic agency, as proposed by the Delhi government, in ... Read more...

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Delhi civic body tightens anti-tobacco measures


July 15th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) In a crackdown on tobacco use and sale, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday asked its own schools, offices, and health centres to tighten ... Read more...

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Delhi mayor pained by police chief’s comment, women sore (Lead)


July 12th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi Monday said she was pained by Delhi Police Commissioner B.K. Gupta's comments against women venturing out late in the night, while ... Read more...

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Delhi mayor pained by police chief’s comment


July 11th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi Monday said she was pained by Delhi Police Commissioner B.K. Gupta's comments against women venturing out late in the night, even ... Read more...

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MCD sets up monsoon control room


June 26th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) With the monsoon hitting the capital three days before schedule, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has set up a round-the-clock control room to tackle ... Read more...

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Political tussle over Delhi industrial estates intensifies


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) A tussle over 22 industrial estates in the capital has intensified with the Congress-controlled Delhi government insisting these be handed over to it by the ... Read more...

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Splitting MCD a political move, says Delhi mayor


May 30th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) As the Delhi government Monday decided to split the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), city Mayor Rajni Abbi opposed the proposal and called it ... Read more...

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Delhi industry bodies attack mayor


May 15th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Rajini Abbi has come under attack from industry bodies for refusing to hand over to the Delhi government the city's industrial estates for ... Read more...

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MCD, DU students join on thalassemia awareness campaign


May 6th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will collaborate with the students of Delhi University (DU) to spread awareness on thalassemia, mayor Rajni Abbi said here ... Read more...

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Delhi mayor against splitting civic agency


April 28th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Delhi government's decision to split the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) into five units is against the interests of the city, Delhi Mayor Rajni ... Read more...

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Delhi’s new mayor out to clean the capital


April 28th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Surprise raids to check the cleanliness of localities and strict deadlines for local authorities are among the steps proposed by Delhi's seventh woman mayor ... Read more...

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MCD needs improvement, says new Delhi mayor


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) is not perfect as an organisation and needs improvement, newly-elected Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi said Friday."I know we ... Read more...

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Rajni Abbi is new Delhi mayor


April 20th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Rajni Abbi was Wednesday elected as the new mayor of Delhi, a spokesperson of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said.Abbi, 49, is a ... Read more...

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History Created In Kaaryasthan


July 16th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 16 (Sampurn Wire): Thomson, the director of Kaaryasthan has in a way created history after he shot a song for the movie, featuring a total of forty TV stars. The ... Read more...

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Missing Teen Found in Boyfriend’s Attic


July 1st, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Abbi Obermilli, who has been missing since June 6, when she was last seen at her grandparent’s home, was found in her boyfriend’s attic by police who ... Read more...

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Missing Teen Traced To Boyfriend’s Attic: Found By Police


July 1st, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Abbi Obermiller, a teenager from Ohio, had been reported missing on June 6. She went missing from the home of her grandparents leaving behind ... Read more...

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Andaman tribe’s extermination complete as last member dies


February 4th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Port au Prince (Andaman Islands), Feb.4 (ANI): The last member of a unique tribe has died on India's Andaman Islands.Boa Sr, who died last week aged around 85, was the last speaker ... Read more...

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British stunt girls strip for charity calendar


December 16th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Two Brit stunt girls Abbi and Amanda have agreed to pose naked for a charity calendar.The calendar UK Stunt Girls ''Exposed'' 2009 features eight of Britain''s sexiest ... Read more...

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