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Not the BEST track record 6.2.2012 Indian Express: Mumbai
While all eyes are on the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation’s accident record and employee wellness measures, data shows that Mumbai’s public transport agency’s record of accidents is only a shade better.
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An open letter to Sheila Dikshit... 4.2.2012 GovernanceNow: Columns
Madam Chief Minister, Your concern about the rising number of private vehicles and peoples disinterest in opting for public conveyance is praiseworthy. You say that there are very few takers of publi
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Trams not an option 4.2.2012 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Trams not an option
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An open letter to Shiela Dikshit... 3.2.2012 GovernanceNow: Columns
Madam Chief Minister, Your concern about the rising number of private vehicles and peoples disinterest in opting for public conveyance is praiseworthy. You say that there are very few takers of publi
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Trams not an option 3.2.2012 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Trams not an option
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Few takers for public transport: CM 3.2.2012 TOI: Delhi Times
Few takers for public transport: CM
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Flesh-eating bug spreads in Britain 3.2.2012 NIE: World
LONDON: A flesh-eating form of pneumonia that is easily passed between healthy people on public transport is spreading across Br..
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Flesh-eating bug spreads in Britain 2.2.2012 New Kerala: India News
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Goa pvt bus to educate passengers on ethical voting 2.2.2012 GovernanceNow: Top Stories
Goa's private public transport lobby has began campaigning against corrupt candidates for the forthcoming state legislative assembly polls through their passengers. The All Goa Bus Owners Association
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Polls 2012: Goa's pvt bus lobby to educate passengers on ethical voting 2.2.2012 DNA: Top News
The All Goa Bus Owners Association (AGBOA) has said that they have started educating regular passengers to vote against corrupt candidates.
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Same issues, but clash of vision 2.2.2012 TOI: All Headlines
Same issues, but clash of vision
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Counting your feathered friends 1.2.2012 Citizen Matters
It is not just about winning the first prize. It is also about bonding with fellow birders and meeting the who’s who of the birding world.
This year's Bird Race, organised by the India Bird Races, was held on 15th January. Sunjoy Monga headed this year's race. Registrations were opened up in early January and 44 teams had registered in all. The race was sponsored, as always, by Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Corporation (HSBC).

This was a good number of participants, considering the fact that it was Sankranti day.

The rules, as always, were that people could form teams, and check off the various species of birds that they found in a 60 km radius around Bangalore. In this radius Nandi Hills is included, as it continues to…

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Building the Transit Metropolis 11.1.2012 India Together
As the most significant region yet to be urbanised, India presents a unique opportunity for capturing impacts of urbanisation on the spatial dimension, writes Madhav Pai.
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The first true BRT in India 1.3.2010 India Together - Economy

A systems approach, which combines infrastructure, vehicles, operations, technologies and user education, has created a seamless implementation process for Ahmedabad's Janmarg, write Madhav Pai and Abhijit Lokre.
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Driving away cars from city centres 24.12.2008 India Together - Economy

With private car ownership in the large cities outpacing population growth, the central government is waking up to the need to introduce traffic restraint schemes in the metros, writes Darryl D'Monte.
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From Busway to BRT 24.7.2008 India Together
Compared to other bus corridors world-wide, the Delhi effort is a very limited one. The current design is only a busway, and the government must push forward to build a full-fledged Bus Rapid Transit system, say Dario Hidalgo and Madhav Pai.
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From Busway to BRT 1.7.2008 India Together - Economy

Compared to other bus corridors world-wide, the Delhi effort is a very limited one. The current design is only a busway, and the government must push forward to build a full-fledged Bus Rapid Transit system, say Dario Hidalgo and Madhav Pai.
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Be safe, don't exist 4.8.2007 India Together - Women
The Delhi Police's booklet containing tips for women from the Northeast to be safe in the capital exposes only their own need for sensitivity training. Not surprisingly, many northeastern students in Delhi are incensed at being portrayed as responsible for their own problems, writes Kalpana Sharma.
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Pune's BRT stumbles at the start 4.1.2007 India Together - Economy

While the idea of Bus Rapid Transit has merit, its implementation in Pune has created a poor first impression. Inadequate planning, lack of enforcement of dedicated lanes for buses, and haste in rolling out the project have all been criticised, and experts find much room for improvement. Vinita Deshmukh reports.
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Pune's Bus Rapid Transit stumbles at the start 4.1.2007 India Together
While the idea of Bus Rapid Transit has merit, its implementation in Pune has created a poor first impression. Inadequate planning, lack of enforcement of dedicated lanes for buses, and haste in rolling out the project have all been criticised, and experts find much room for improvement. Vinita Deshmukh reports.
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