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Professionals fear development projects may hamper city’s heritage values

September 14th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Sep. 14 (ANI): Many people here feel that the Personalized Rapid Transit System (PRTS) would harm historic Walled City of Amritsar and would hamper tourism in the city. ... Read more...

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Punjab unveils mobility plan for cities

September 9th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 9 (IANS) Punjab has taken the lead in the country launching a comprehensive mobility plan (CMP) for urban areas that have over two lakh population. Industries and Commerce Minister Manoranjan ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa asks Mamata for more railway projects

January 28th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) With the railway budget to be presented next month in parliament, AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa has written to Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee for more projects ... Read more...

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UN seeks $750 bn for Global Green New Deal

March 20th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 19 (DPA) The world's 20 most advanced economies should consider investing one percent of the global gross domestic product - about $750 billion - in five sectors to build ... Read more...

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