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Of toilets and Mamataspeak (West Bengal newsletter)


April 22nd, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 22 (IANS) Soon after taking over the reins of West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had referred to the plight of travellers - particularly women - on ... Read more...

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Cheap, flexible plastic solar panels to end developing countries’ power woes


January 27th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): A new technology that uses plastic solar panels that are cheap as well as flexible is set to light up everything, from buildings to bus shelters.Plastic photovoltaics (PV) ... Read more...

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Delhi Government to monitor upkeep of Commonwealth Games infrastructure


October 29th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Rajesh GaurNew Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has constituted a special committee to co-ordinate the efforts of upkeep and maintenance of newly created assets for the Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Delhiites finally see brighter, greener side of city


October 2nd, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) After last minute scrambles and much flak from various quarters, Delhi has finally managed to put everything in place for the Commonwealth Games which open here ... Read more...

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CWG: Delhi to roll out 6,000 government-run buses


September 17th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) A fleet of around 6,000 government-run buses, including 1,500 exclusively for players, delegates and media personnel, will be rolled out ahead of the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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12 electronic CNG filling stations to come up before Games


July 30th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) A total of 12 electronic compressed natural gas (CNG) filling stations will come up in Delhi before the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games, Transport Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely ... Read more...

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Delhi ministers find debris, garbage at Games’ sites


July 9th, 2010 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Delhi Finance Minister A.K. Walia and Transport Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely Thursday found mounds of debris and garbage on the roads leading to the Games Village and ... Read more...

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Ferdinand’s rise from ballet dancer To England captain


February 10th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 10 (ANI): Rio Ferdinand's past life as a ballet dancer is revealed in a campaign being fronted by the new England football captain.The National Portrait Gallery pictures Rio Ferdinand relaxing ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games: First phase of city’s look approved


August 18th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Ahead of the six-day meet of the participating Commonwealth Games 2010 countries here in October this year, the Delhi government Tuesday approved the first phase of the ... Read more...

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Dry spell over, but don’t expect much rain: weatherman (Lead)


July 10th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Friday's sudden shower in the capital may have come as a pleasant surprise to many, but the met office said that except a few thundershowers and sporadic ... Read more...

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Brief shower brings down mercury in Delhi


July 10th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) For a long time the monsoon showers had been eluding the capital, but Friday morning residents woke up to a brief spell of rain making the weather ... Read more...

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Your neighbourhood manhole cover could have been a UK church steeple


June 27th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 27 (IANS) The next time you see a brand new manhole cover in Delhi or Mumbai, just remember that it may have once been a British ship propeller ... Read more...

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With better roads, buses, Delhi set for transport makeover


March 26th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Modern and comfortable buses, wider roads and solar powered bus shelters are in the offing in the Indian capital ahead of the Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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