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Need to strengthen trafficking law stressed 16.12.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
Supreme Court judges speak at colloquium
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SAI-Abhinav Bindra Targeting Performance Centre inaugurated 16.12.2017 Rediff: Sports
The centre was inaugurated by Prakash Padukone and Rahul Dravid, with Paralympic gold medallists Murlikant Petkar and Devendra Jhajharia present as Guests of Honour.
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Politics: From apology to apologia 16.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Why is it so hard for Indians in the public and political spheres to express regret for acts of commission or omission?
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Sale of Dawood Ibrahim's properties aids redevelopment plan 16.12.2017 DNA: Top News
Bhendi Bazaar is undergoing a face-lift with old houses and narrow lanes being replaced by swanky high rise buildings. The neighbourhood was once known for being the den of India's most notoroious criminal and underworld don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar. Dawood operated his unerworld circuit from his Pakmodia Street residence before he fled the country in late 80s. Across the street lived Dawood's aide and fugitive gangster Chhota Shakeel in Ismail Building at Temkar Street. On November 14, this year, three Bhendi Bazaar properties of Dawood including the two-storied Shabnam Guest House building, six flats in Damarwala building and the restaurant Raunaq Afroz, also known as Delhi Zaika, went under the hammer. The Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust (SBUT) won the three properties in an auction carried out by the Ministry of Finance, under the Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (SAFEMA) Forfeiture of Properties Act. The trust was keen to buy the three properties for a redevelopment project carried out by ...
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Bhendi Bazaar: A model makeover 15.12.2017 DNA: Opinion
Bohri Mohalla is a nugget of heritage and culture nestled in the crowded market area of Bhendi Bazaar. If you have ever visited this neighbourhood and not devoured the succulent kebabs and tikkas of Haji Tikka Corner, your trip to this part of the city would be considered incomplete. Established in 1989, it is currently owned by Abdul Samad Qureshi, who is suffering a customer loss of nearly 50 per cent, thanks to the redevelopment project. Bhendi Bazaar, spread over a 16.5-acre land comprising more than 250 buildings, is undergoing one of the biggest redevelopment projects in India. The project which is being carried out by Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust (SBUT) has divided Bhendi Bazaar in nine clusters. Located in the heart of south Mumbai, Bhendi Bazaar is a shopper’s paradise. From carpets to hardware and antique pieces, the place has something to offer everyone. For the less-initiated, the Bhendibazaar gharana is one of the vocal gharanas of Indian classical music, which originated in Bhendi Bazaar ...
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My family feels safe in the transit camp: Resident 15.12.2017 DNA: Opinion
Most dilapidated cessed buildings in South Mumbai haven't been redeveloped as residents refuse to move out fearing that once they shift to transit camps, they will never return. For any redevelopment project, a developer requires 70 per cent consent from the tenants. In the Bhendi Bazaar redevelopment plan, a total of 82.2 per cent consent was received. More than 2,500 tenants have been either given a transit accommodation or rents have been paid for alternate accommodation. Kalimmudin Abbasbhai, now resides in a transit camp in Anjirwadi. Before moving here, he resided in the Saifee Jubilee street at Bhendi Bazaar. "I am happy here, the surroundings are better than Bhendi Bazaar. My kids are safe here and I feel like I am outside India." According to a MHADA report, nearly 1,076 transit camps have been provided to the tenants of Bhendi Bazaar in Anjirwadi, around 550 in Chunnabhatti and 1,200 have been arranged by the trust itself. "Currently construction work is underway in sub-clusters 1 and 3. We ...
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Sindhu trounces Yamaguchi 15.12.2017 deccanherald.com
Assured of a semifinal spot, Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu continued her rampaging run with a straight-game demolition of World No. 2 Japanese Akane Yamaguchi at the USD one million Dubai Super Series Final here on Friday. World No. 3 Sindhu thrashed Yamaguchi 21-9, 21-13 in just 36 minutes to top group A in womens singles at the Sheikh Hamdan Indoor Stadium here. This was her last group stage match. Sindhu, who clinched two Super Series titles this season before winning a silver at the World Championship, will on Saturday face Chinas Chen Yufei, who saw off Thailands Ratchanok Intanon 21-18, 13-21, 21-18 in another Group B match. The 22-year-old Indian showed great anticipation and athleticism to completely dominate the proceedings even as Yamaguchi got buried under a heap of unforced errors in the last Group A womens singles match. Before the match, Sindhu had a 4-2 head-to-head record against Yamaguchi, which included a win at the Hong Kong Super Series last month. Sindhu made a rousing start to ...
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Dubai Super Series Final: Sindhu hammers Yamaguchi to top pool 15.12.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
World No. 3 Sindhu thrashed Yamaguchi 21-9, 21-13 in just 36 minutes to top Group A in women's singles at the Sheikh Hamdan Indoor Stadium. This was her last group stage match.
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Infrastructure growth is the spur 15.12.2017 Hindu: News
India has emerged as a major export hub for heavy construction equipment manufactured by MNC subsidiaries. By M.A. Siraj
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Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot calls upon organizations to come forward to fulfil their Corporate Social Responsibility by helping Divyangjans 15.12.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment has called upon organizations, public sectors and corporate sectors to come forward to fulfill their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by helping the Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjans).
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Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot inaugurates ‘CSR Summit for Pioneering Cochlear Implant Surgery’ 14.12.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment inaugurated the “CSR Summit for Pioneering Cochlear Implant Surgery under CSR initiative of Airport Authority of India (AAI) through Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO)” here today.
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₹1,200-crore JICA loan for State project 14.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Agreement signed with Central government
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JICA to extend ₹1,200-cr loan to Andhra Pradesh to improve farm productivity 13.12.2017 HBL: Home
Japan International Cooperation Agency has signed an agreement with the Government of India to provide Official Development Assistance loan of 21,297 million Japanese Yen (approximately ₹1,200 crore)...
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Bad loans to banks by UPA regime a big scam, says Modi 13.12.2017 deccanherald.com
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a blistering attack on the previous Congress-led UPA regime, saying that banks were pressured to give loans worth thousands of crores of rupees to select industrialists in a scam bigger than 2G, coal and Commonwealth Games scams. Speaking at the 90th AGM of industry association Ficci, Modi said the non performing asset (NPA) or bad loans problem is a "liability" handed over by "economists" in the previous regime. Hard-selling his governments pro-poor policies, he listed out initiatives like free cooking gas connections to women, bank accounts to every household, loans to the youth and affordable housing, taken since 2014. Modi said loans extended to select industrialists by pressuring banks was a loot of public money. Calling it a "scam", he said this was bigger than the Commonwealth Games, 2G telecom spectrum allocation and coal block allocation scams. Modi said his government is formulating policies keeping in mind the need of businesses, abolishing archaic ...
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A goodwill gesture: Kerala Cabinet members donate one month salary to Ockhi Cyclone Relief Fund 13.12.2017 Zee News : States
The severe cyclone has severely hit the coastal states like Tamil Nadu and Kerala, leaving a trail of destruction in India, Sri Lanka and Maldives.
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Emperium Realty launches Panipat's first affordable housing 11.12.2017 Sify Finance
[India], Dec 11 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Emperium Realty Private Limited, NCR's most heralded debutant in the affordable housing space has launched Emperium Happy Homes near Model Town in Panipat.
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Ockhi: Kerala death toll climbs to 40, 250 fishermen return 11.12.2017 deccanherald.com
The death toll in the Ockhi cyclone in Kerala rose to 40 today with the recovery of two more bodies, even as search operations to trace the missing fishermen entered the 10th day. Meanwhile, a total of 250 fishermen, trapped in the high seas following the November 30 cyclone, returned to Kochi. The fishermen had put out to sea from Kerala and Tamil Nadu coast and most of them were trapped in Lakshadweep area. The fishermen, including 189 from neighbouring Tamil Nadu, arrived in Kochi by boats since last night, officials said. Mourning the dead and the missing, the Christian community in the coastal belt near here observed a "prayer day" and sought Central funds for rehabilitation of the affected families. A Defence spokesperson said one body was recovered off the coast of Minicoy in Lakshadweep islands and another fished out from near Kochi. This took the death toll to 40 in the cyclone that hit the southern coast of the state. The cyclone had also left several fishermen stranded in the sea. The ...
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Real estate: Peering into 2018 10.12.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
As a landmark year for the real estate industry draws to a close, its time to review the major events of 2017 for Indian real estate and look at some upcoming trends in 2018. For the real estate industry, 2017 was a watershed year, with the rollout of game-changing policies such as GST and RERA. Demonetisations impact started to taper off slightly, while real estate investment trusts (REITs) did not take off this year as expected. Affordable housing came out of the shadows and affordably-priced units have been selling like hot cakes in most cities. REITs are set to provide investment opportunities to smaller investors next year. Indias real estate markets are poised for growth in the medium-to-long term on the back of higher transparency and further consolidation. Indias Tier-I cities are expected to move up from their current 36th rank in JLLs 2018 Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) on the back of continued improvements in structural reforms, implementation of RERA and GST aimed at making ...
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Soon, unique IDs for urban public toilets for better maintenance 10.12.2017 News
An initiative aimed at better upkeep under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, according to an official document
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Budget 2018 not likely to be populist: PMEAC member 10.12.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
Rathin Roy said the Union Budget will reflect the commitment of the government to improve quality of expenditure.
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