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Can Bicycle Mayors help Indian cities? 21.5.2018 Citizen Matters
When the city planners cannot think like a cyclist, there comes a need to have a person who can give insights and perspectives. Bicycle Mayor is that person, and Bengaluru is going to have one. »
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To Change Rajinikanth's Mind On Cauvery, Kumaraswamy Sends An Invite 20.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy may not have taken charge as Karnataka Chief Minister just yet but he is sticking to the stand of the earlier Congress government that the state does not have enough water...
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Brand waste audit to push for EPR 20.5.2018 Hindu: Cities
The pan-India activity is being conducted in 3 public places, 5 DWCCs in Bengaluru
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China's Mobike to foray into India in next few weeks 20.5.2018 General News
App-based bicycle-sharing platform Mobike is firming up plans for its entry into the Indian market in the next few weeks and is in advanced discussions with authorities in various cities to start services. Mobike, which offers services in 16 countries across over 200 cities, was acquired by Chinese firm Meituan Dianping for an estimated USD 2.7 billion last month. "We are in advanced stages of discussions with authorities of various cities in India and are also looking at smart city projects. We want to be a part of the India story. We are looking at launching our services here in the next couple of weeks," Mobike India CEO Vibhor Jain told PTI. These cities include Nagpur, Delhi, Bengaluru, Pune and Ahmedabad, among others, he added. Jain said the company is also in discussions with corporate parks and educational institutes in the country for introducing its platform. He, however, declined to comment on the investment earmarked for the Indian market or the number of bikes that will .
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Jumbos march on highway in search of water in Chittoor 20.5.2018 Hindu: Health
Forest dept. cautions riders, posts watchers to monitor their movements
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Four arrested for sale of gutkha products 19.5.2018 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Chocolates laced with tobacco seized
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BS Yeddyurappa: Seasoned oarsman who failed to anchor BJP boat in Karnataka 19.5.2018 Zee News : India National
From the mundane existence as a government clerk, BS Yeddyurappa became the chief minister for a third time on Thursday, but broke his own record of the most short-lived head of government in Karnataka on Saturday, as he bowed out of office in two days.
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IPL 2018, KKR vs SRH: Kolkata eye playoff berth vs table-toppers Hyderabad 19.5.2018 Latest News
Kolkata Knight Riders will look to win today's IPL match vs Sunriers Hyderabad to confirm the playoffs berth. As if they lose it will all depend on the outcomes of other teams. Catch live action here
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Meet the Freagles of India, a team that has found homes for nearly 400 lab-released beagles 19.5.2018 Hindu: Rx
These beagles are among nearly 400 lucky dogs released from labs around the country and methodically rehomed
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Preview: Kolkata Knight Riders take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in crucial encounter 19.5.2018 Scroll.in
Two-time champions KKR are placed third in the standings and a win will assure them of a play-off spot.
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Netherlands PM to attend India-Dutch CEOs forum 19.5.2018 General News
Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte is scheduled to arrive in India for a two-day visit commencing from May 24 as part of India-Dutch CEOs forum to be held in New Delhi.As per a release of Ministry of External Affairs on Friday, Prime Minister Rutte will be accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality; Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation; Minister for Infrastructure and Water Management; and Minister for Medical Care.Further, around 231 business delegates representing 130 companies have registered to join the Trade Mission.They will represent varied sectors including agri-food, horticulture, logistics, education, smart cities, water, health and life sciences, IT, and maritime sectors.Rutte's visit comes after the 2017 visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Netherlands.On the sidelines of the CEO forum, Prime Minister Ruth is scheduled to visit the Indian Space Research ..
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NHAI to remove 1,615 trees along Bengaluru-Mysuru highway 19.5.2018 Hindu: National
Authority invites objections to the removal of trees
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Netherlands PM on two-day visit to India from Thursday 18.5.2018 General News
Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte will visit India on May 24 and 25 with an aim to boost the economic and political cooperation between the two countries. Rutte's visit comes within a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the European nation. It will be Rutte's second visit to India since June 2015 but the first after being re-elected as prime minister in 2017. "The visit is expected to boost the economic and political cooperation between India and the Netherlands," the Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement. It said Rutte would be accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising deputy prime minister, minister for foreign trade and development cooperation, minister for infrastructure and water management, and minister for medical care. In addition, about 231 business delegates representing 130 companies had registered to join the Trade Mission accompanying Rutte to India, the MEA said. Besides the official engagements here, Rutte is likely to visit ...
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India, EU experts to discuss measures to tackle air pollution, deliberate on NCAP 18.5.2018 General News
Indian and European experts will gather in the national capital to brainstorm possible measures to tackle air pollution in India and deliberate on the draft National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) recently announced by the Environment Ministry. The two-day conference on the 'EU India Air Quality Initiative' on May 21 and 22, being organised by AETS, France along with TERI, and supported by the European Union (EU) and the Environment Ministry, will also strive to find solutions to improve the local air quality. The event will mark the culmination of the workshops organised in 2017 in Goa, Raipur and Bangalore, where the EU shared its best practices and experiences in addressing the issue of air pollution. "The government's newly announced NCAP will also be up for discussion in the two-day conference. It will also propose multiple strategies to address this menace," a statement said. The draft NCAP has been framed by the Environment Ministry with an overall objective of a comprehensive ...
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Cauvery water row: SC okays Centre's draft management scheme; highlights 18.5.2018 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
Differences between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on sharing of water in the Cauvery river have been in existence from the time of two agreements signed during period of British govt ruling the country
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Tackling the menace of e-waste in the current Socio-Environmental Scenario 18.5.2018 Sify Finance
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SC nod to Cauvery Management Authority 18.5.2018 General News
The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Cauvery Management Authority (CMA) for the implementation of the 2007 Cauvery Award, as modified and reaffirmed by the top court by its February 16 judgment.
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None of our members are going away: JD(S) 18.5.2018 General News
Amid alleged horse-trading attempts being by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janata Dal (Secular) MLA GT Devegowda confirmed that none of their members were 'going away', irrespective of the amount of money being offered."Rs. 100 crore or Rs. 200 crore, our MLAs are with us. None of our members are going away," he told ANI.Devegowda further claimed that the Congress and JD(S) MLAs, who were brought to Hyderabad this morning, would leave for Bengaluru this evening or tomorrow early morning.Amid the fiasco regarding the formation of government in Karnataka, MLAs of both the Congress and JD (S) were shifted to Park Hyatt Hotel in Hyderabad from Bengaluru's Eagleton Resort, fearing defection to the BJP.Kerala Tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran earlier invited Congress and JD(S) MLAs from Karnataka to their state to avoid alleged horse-trading and poaching bid by the BJP.On a related note, the Supreme Court directed a floor test to be conducted tomorrow at 4 pm for Karnataka Chief ..
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Go on a treasure hunt 18.5.2018 Hindu: Rx
On International Museum Day, we tell you about five must-visit museums in the city
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Going out of character: Bengaluru hosts its first ever independent comics festival 18.5.2018 Hindu: Rx
Bengaluru’s first-ever independent comics festival to be held this Sunday is indicative of the rise of alternative voices in the discipline
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