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Government announces nine new smart cities 20.1.2018 Sify Finance
Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has announced the name of nine more smart cities, taking the total to 99.
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Itanagar included in Smart Cities list 20.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Itanagar included in Smart Cities list
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Former Arunachal Minister Tako Dabi passes away 20.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Former Arunachal Minister Tako Dabi passes away
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NGT admits petition on Subansiri expert panel 20.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
NGT admits petition on Subansiri expert panel
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Centre 'Ignored' Suggestions to Put Off Nagaland Elections; No Deadline for Peace Accord 20.1.2018 Top Politics News- News18.com
Sources have told News18 that there were suggestions made to the Centre before the announcement of poll dates that they be deferred by six months. A specific timeframe, where all stakeholders come on board by the end of this year, was proposed.
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Govt. announces nine new smart cities 20.1.2018 General News
Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has announced the name of nine more smart cities, taking the total to 99.The mission of hundred smart cities was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015.Silvassa in Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli has topped the list of winning cities in this round of competition.The other cities include Erode in Tamil Nadu, Diu in Union Territory of Daman and Diu, Biharsharif in Bihar, Bareilly, Saharanpur and Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh and Kavaratti in Lakshadweep.Briefing reporters in New Delhi, the minister said, the nine cities have proposed an investment of 12 thousand 824 crore rupees to develop 409 projects.He said, with the selection of these nine cities, the total proposed investment in 99 smart cities will be Rs 2,03,979 crore.Giving details of the progress made in smart cities scheme, Puri said, Smart City Centers have become operational in Pune, Surat, Vadodara and Kakinada and work is in
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‘The truth behind the charges has to be established’ 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Sitaram Yechury elaborated the present turmoil in the Supreme Court
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Review: The Last Battle of Saraighat: The Story of the BJP's Rise in the North-east... 19.1.2018 Hindustan Times - books
A new book looks at the uptick in the BJP’s electoral fortune in the northeastern states and at where the region figures in the party’s imagination
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9 more cities come under Smart Cities plan 19.1.2018 BusinessLine - Economy
Silvassa tops the list of 15 cities that competed for 10 spots in Round Four
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Smart City Challenge-Round 4: Silvassa, 3 UP cities among winners 19.1.2018 General News
Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday announced the names of nine cities winning in the fourth round of Smart City Challenge, with Silvassa of Dadra and Nagar Haveli topping the list and three others from Uttar Pradesh making it.
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HC raps BMC for building toilets on plot reserved for garden 19.1.2018 General News
The Bombay High Court today reprimanded the local civic body for "illegally" constructing toilet blocks under the guise of the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' on a suburban plot originally reserved for a recreational ground. A division bench of Justices A S Oka and P N Deshmukh made the observation while hearing an application filed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). In the application, the BMC has sought a recall of an order passed by the high court in 2014 directing the corporation to raze a set of toilet blocks constructed on a plot in suburban Borivali. The high court had ordered the demolition after a petition was filed in 2009 claiming the toilets were illegally constructed by the BMC on the plot reserved for a garden and a playground. The corporation, in its application, claimed under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the Centre had granted civic bodies power to construct toilets on lands owned by them. To this, Justice Oka said, "Under the guise of the Swachh ...
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RSS to hold mega rally in Guwahati on Sunday 19.1.2018 General News
The RSS is going to hold a mega rally on Sunday in Guwahati, where more than 33,000 of its members in Sangh uniform will perform yoga, it publicity incharge said today. The rally will be addressed by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat, he said. The Assam unit of the RSS includes some districts of Assam, the entire Nagaland and Meghalaya. The 'Luitporia Hindu Samabesh' is being organised ahead of the February 27 Assembly elections in Nagaland and Meghalaya. The BJP is aiming to make further inroads into the northeast after having formed governments in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. "A mega public rally of the RSS's Assam unit will be organised on January 21 in Guwahati. The meeting is expected to be attended by more than one lakh people, including over 33,000 Sangh workers," the Sangh's Assam prachar pramukh (publicity incharge) Shankar Das told PTI. Sangh members will perform different 'asans' (exercises) wearing Sangh dress, he said. Das said over 20,000 ...
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Pb CM for steps to ensure open defecation free state by Mar 31 19.1.2018 General News
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh directed the water supply and sanitation department today to ensure accomplishment of the government's goal to make rural parts Open Defecation Free (ODF) by March 31 this year. He ordered the department to take steps to ensure clean drinking water for all, besides 24x7 water supply in 100 more villages annually, officials said. With 13 districts having already achieved the goal, the government was on way to positively achieve the target of declaring rural Punjab ODF by March 31, Amarinder Singh said here while chairing a meeting to review the ongoing schemes and. He lauded the fact that Punjab had facilitated more than 85 per cent of the total beneficiaries to opt for the Bath- cum-Toilet under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) scheme, an official release said here. Reviewing the progress of the Surface Water Supply Scheme, being undertaken at a cost of Rs 232.11 crore in 85 villages of Moga, he instructed the department to ...
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9 more cities including three in UP added to Smart Cities Mission, total now 99 19.1.2018 DNA: Popular News
Three cities of Uttar Pradesh are among nine chosen in the latest round of the Centre's flagship Smart Cities Mission, Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said today. The number of cities picked under the project now stands at 99. Under the scheme, each city will get Rs 500 crore from the Centre for implementing various projects. An equal amount, on matching basis, will have to be contributed by the state or urban local bodies. The nine cities chosen in the fourth round are -Bareilly, Moradabad and Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Erode in Tamil Nadu, Bihar Sharif in Bihar, Silvasa in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Diu in Daman and Diu, Kavarati in Lakshadweep and Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh. Shillong will be the 100th city provided it submit its proposal to the Centre in next three months, a senior official said. The nine cities were selected from 15 cities that had submitted their proposals to the ministry, the official said. Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, Ghaziabad, Rampur and Rae Bareli were ...
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Smart City Mission: 3 Uttar Pradash cities among 9 added, total now at 99 19.1.2018 Latest News
Under the scheme, each city will get Rs 500 crore from the Centre for implementing various projects
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9 more cities added to Smart City Mission, total now 99 19.1.2018 General News
Three cities of Uttar Pradesh are among nine chosen in the latest round of the Centre's flagship Smart City Mission, Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri said today. The number of cities picked under the project now stands at 99. Under the scheme, each city will get Rs 500 crore from the Centre for implementing various projects. The nine cities chosen in the fourth round are -- Bareilly,Moradabad and Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Erode in Tamil Nadu, Bihar Sharif in Bihar, Silvasa in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Diu in Daman and Diu, Kavarati in Lakshdweep and Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh. Puri said about 3,000 projects costing Rs 1,40,000 crore were being implemented under the scheme.
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Tripura will be battle royale for us, says Ram Madhav: BJP plans to neutralise Left, gain larger footprint in Northeast 19.1.2018 Latest News Politics on Firstpost
Of the three Northeastern states going to polls in February, it seems that the BJP views Tripura as the big prize.
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Centre says 'status quo' with China unaltered at Doka La: Border dispute refuses to die down, five months after standoff 19.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
The Congress asked the government to come clear on allegations about fresh Chinese troops build-up in the Doka La region
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Hunter caught with clouded leopard carcass 19.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Hunter caught with clouded leopard carcass
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Extortion demand likely motive of militants 19.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Extortion demand likely motive of militants
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