city governments

Notice to governments over child rights

August 29th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central and the city governments on a plea which said that authorities have failed to create ... Read more...

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70 percent city governments in China fail administrative transparency evaluation

February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Seventy percent of 43 selected city governments of China failed to pass an administrative transparency evaluation, according to a blue book report.Fifty-one out of 59 government ... Read more...

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Red light over China’s erring staff to check graft

January 17th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 17 (IANS) In order to prevent corruption, Chinese authorities have put in place a new monitoring system which sends alerts by putting red or yellow light to indicate rule violations ... Read more...

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Onion prices will come down soon, says Sheila Dikshit

December 23rd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday said the prices of onion will come down soon following a series of measures taken by the central and the city ... Read more...

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Many cities ban teenagers from ‘trick or treating’

October 25th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Illinois, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some cities in the United States believe that teenagers “are too big” to be going trick-or-treating in their cities. Or at least that is what the Mayor ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Is begging a crime? Court wants government’s reply

July 29th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought a reply from the central and city governments on a plea seeking to decriminalise begging in the capital. A division bench of ... Read more...

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Three Taiwan groups plan to invite Dalai Lama

December 9th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Dec 9 (DPA) Three Taiwan groups, who are angry over President Ma Ying-jeou's statement that it was not right time for the Dalai Lama to visit the country, plan to invite ... Read more...

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Lahore not to celebrate Basant Panchami

April 6th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Lahore , Apr.6 (ANI): Lahore Basant Festival and District Kite Flying Association officials have said the city will not celebrate Basant Panchami this year owing to the city governments policies on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |