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Less than half of Chileans now believe their democracy is 'functioning' - poll 16.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Approval for Chile´s President Sebastian Pinera has sunk to just 6% since widespread protests against elitism and inequality broke out, with less than half of Chileans now believing the country is a functioning democracy, according to a poll released on ...
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Sonam Kapoor "Super Shaken" After Uber Ride In London, Warns Users 16.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja has warned Uber users against using the ridesharing app in London after suffering "the scariest experience" with a driver in the British capital.
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Sonam Shaken After 'Scariest Experience' With Uber Driver In London 16.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
"The driver was unstable and was yelling and shouting. I was shaking by the end of it," Sonam Kapoor wrote in a separate tweet.
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Bengaluru’s women factory workers can now do night shifts, but will it help them? 16.1.2020 Citizen Matters
As per a recent state government notification, women factory workers can now do night shifts. While the progressive move has been lauded, there are concerns that it could lead to more exploitation of workers
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34-Year-Old Man Arrested With 10 Live Bullets At Delhi Metro Station 15.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A 34-year-old man was apprehended by CISF personnel at a Delhi metro station for allegedly carrying ten live bullets in his baggage, officials said on Wednesday.
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French PM says transport strikes against pension reform will go nowhere 15.1.2020 Reuters: World News
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Wednesday that public transport unions' strikes will not succeed in stopping the government's planned reform of the pension system.
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War of attrition: how France's Macron plans to grind down strikers 15.1.2020 Reuters: World News
When French trade unions declared a nationwide strike to protest against planned pension reforms, Nicolas, a 34-year-old maintenance technician with the Paris metro, went on strike for three straight weeks. Then he went back to work.
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MMRC completes excavation for 13 underground stations of Metro-3 corridor 15.1.2020 Projects Monitor

The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) has achieved 100 percent excavation on 13 of 26 underground stations on Mumbai Metro-3 corridor. MMRC will complete excavation work for the remaining stations by May 2020. Overall, MMRC has completed 87 percent excavation work. Moreover, 70 percent tunnelling work for 33.5 km underground corridor has also been completed. […]

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Slurs Fly As Gautam Gambhir, Aam Aadmi Party Battle Over Delhi Freebies 15.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Free power and water to the people of Delhi triggered intense acrimony today between the ruling Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP's Gautam Gambhir. While AAP's Sanjay Singh took on the East Delhi MP at a...
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Have cities really made it easier for women to report crimes against them? 15.1.2020 Citizen Matters
As India strives to ensure faster delivery of justice in cases involving crimes against women, several steps have been taken to improve ease of initial reporting. Here are some reports from different cities that indicate how these are functioning on the ground.
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Court Upholds Poll Body Ban On Political Ads On Metro Stations, Trains 14.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The Delhi High Court has upheld the Election Commission's (EC) decision not to allow display of any political advertisements metro rail premises and trains during the model code of conduct (MCC),...
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20-Year-Old Man Caught With Pistol, Bullet At Delhi Metro Station 14.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
A 20-year-old man was apprehended by CISF personnel at a Delhi Metro station on Tuesday for allegedly carrying a pistol and a live bullet in his baggage, officials said.
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Bengaluru’s Mobility Plan has major drawbacks, says IISc review 14.1.2020 Citizen Matters
Comprehensive Mobility Plan does not assess the impact of its proposed measures like elevated corridors or parking policy. It doesn't clarify how increasing the road capacity would help either
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India orders antitrust probe of Amazon, Walmart's Flipkart 13.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
India ordered an investigation of Amazon.com Inc and Walmart's Flipkart on Monday over alleged violations of competition law in the latest setback for U.S. e-commerce giants operating in the country.
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AIIB to provide funds for Chennai Metro Phase-II corridors 13.1.2020 Projects Monitor

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will provide financial assistance of USD 320 million (nearly Rs 2,306 crore) to start construction of 18 km long elevated Metro corridor of Phase-II of Chennai Metro Rail project. The Metro corridor will be constructed between Meenakshi College in Kodambakkam and Poonamallee Bypass, which is part of the 118.9 […]

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"Damaging Property? Our Governments Shot Them Like Dogs": BJP Leader 13.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh controversially said on Sunday that those involved in damaging public property should be "shot" like they were, according to him, in BJP-ruled states.
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"People Damaging Property Will Be Shot Like Those In UP": Dilip Ghosh 13.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh courted controversy on Sunday by threatening to shoot and kill those involved in damaging public property "in the same way as Uttar Pradesh".
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Protesting French forensic police recreate giant crime scene in Lyon 11.1.2020 Reuters: World News
French forensic officers set up a giant fake crime scene on Saturday in front of the courthouse in Lyon at a demonstration to draw attention to their working conditions.
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Puri, Sisodia inaugurate Delhi Metro's Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 section 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 section of Delhi Metro was inaugurated by Union Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday. The ceremony was held at Metro Bhawan auditorium at 1100 hrs from where the new section was formally flagged off by Mr Puri and Mr Sisodia. Passenger services will commence on the 9.7 km stretch between Lajpat Nagar and Mayur Vihar Pocket – 1 on the 59 km long Majlis Park - Shiv Vihar corridor (Line 7) of Phase-III, also known as the Pink Line, from 1600 hrs. This 9.7 km stretch, which will be a continuation of the presently operational Majlis Park – Lajpat Nagar section, will be a major boon for the commuters of prominent areas like Ashram, Mayur Vihar etc. The Hazrat Nizamuddin Metro station on this stretch will connect the Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway station as well as the Inter State Bus Terminal at Sarai Kale Khan. This section from Lajpat Nagar to Mayur Vihar Pocket-1 ...
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Delhi Metro on 'red alert' 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Delhi Metro Rail Network on Monday sounded a red alert on entire network in the wake of government's move to repeal Article 370 for Jammu and Kashmir.  The DMRC has asked the commuters to allow extra time in the security checks in view of the alert.  The security alert was issued by the DMRC on the advice of the security agencies. It follows after government's move to revoke Article 370 in the Upper House of the Parliament on Monday. 'Security Alert.As advised by security agencies, a red alert has been imposed on the entire DMRC network.Please allow extra time in security checks', the official twitter handle of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation said.
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