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Centre frames infra policy to check challenges of urbanisation 27.2.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
The National Transit Oriented Development Policy seeks to promote Transit-Oriented Development
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Government formulates policy for development near urban transit corridors 27.2.2017 ET: Infrastructure
Though the Centre had notified the TOD policy in early 2015, there was no clarity on the process for various sanctions -- management of open spaces, parking space, water requirement, etc.
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Centre frames infrastructure policy to check challenges of urbanisation 26.2.2017 All News-IANS Stories
To address the emerging urbanisation challenges, the government has come out with an infrastructure policy to promote living close to mass public transport corridors like metro, monorail and bus rapid transit, an official statement said on Sunday.
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Ministry of UD to push dense urban growth along mass transit corridors for better living experience 26.2.2017 Govt of india: PIB
To effectively address the emerging urbanization challenges, the Ministry of Urban Development has come out with a multi-pronged policy framework to promote living close to mass urban transit corridors. This new initiatives seeks to promote ‘Transit Oriented Development (TOD)’ which enables people to live within walking or cycling distance from transit corridors like the Metros, Monorail and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridors, currently being taken up on a large scale.
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‘Coimbatore in need of metro train, not mono rail’ 26.2.2017 Hindu: News
Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) has urged Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami to announce metro train scheme for Coimbatore, saying the mono rail scheme he promised to implement woul...
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On Jayalalithaa's birthday, factions compete to gain support 24.2.2017 Business Standard: News Now
On the 69th birthday of late J Jayalalithaa, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), the factions emerged after her death have reinstated their stand against the the rival faction while paying tribute to the late leader. Deepa Jayakumar, niece of Jayalalithaa also launched a new party announcing its plans to contest in the by election and local government elections in the State.Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, who has been elected by the V K Sasikala faction, after paying tribute to Jayalalithaa, initiated planting 69 lakh tree sapplings in the state to commemorate the deceased leader's birthday. He said that the government is following the development projects started by Jayalalithaa and later in Coimbatore announced plans to launch mono rail, as per her wish. He also announced compensation Meanwhile, O Panneerselvam, who started a revolt against the Sasikala faction after submitting his resignation as the Chief Minister of the state earlier in February, claimed ...
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DMK behind abusive calls to MLAs: Velumani 23.2.2017 Hindu: Coimbatore
AIADMK would soon lodge a complaint with the Police, says the Minister
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BJP-Shiv Sena are ghee khichdi, will reunite after BMC polls: Congress 16.2.2017 TOI: Mumbai
Terming the BJP and Shiv Sena as nothing but 'ghee-khichdi', the Congress today said the two parties will reunite after the civic polls.
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BMC’s budget Rs 37K cr, yet city lacks infra: PC 12.2.2017 TOI: Mumbai
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Metro policy lays track for rapid transit system 2.2.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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Bengal business meet nets over Rs 2.35 lakh cr investment proposals 21.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The two-day Bengal Global Business Summit organised by the state government has received investment proposals worth Rs 2,35,290 crore, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here on Saturday.
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Poor planning led to failure of Mumbai's monorail: Mungantiwar 20.1.2017 Latest News
Due to lack of data the country stands to lose in global competition, says Sudhir Mungantiwar
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Patna Metro project: Bihar govt to seek Centre’s in-principle approval 13.1.2017 TOI: Patna
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Mumbai taken for a ride over pending monorails? 8.1.2017 DNA: Mumbai
There is a possibility of Mumbaikars not getting the promised monorail fleet, with serious concerns being raised on whether the five monorail rakes—pending with Malaysian company Scomi Engineering—will be delivered at all. Mumbai is supposed to get 15 monorail trains or rakes, of which it currently has 10. The delivery of the remaining five rakes is repeatedly getting rescheduled, thanks to the financial distress that Scomi Engineering is facing. Last year, the cost-cutting on part of the company saw several of their team members returning to Malaysia. The money crunch also resulted in delayed payment of staff salaries. A source in the know of developments told DNA that it will not be surprising if Scomi Engineering, the partner in consortium of Larsen & Toubro-Scomi Engineering (LTSE), fails to deliver the remaining five rakes. "We sent notices on a couple of occasions, reminding them on contractual obligations," confirmed Sanjay Khandare, Additional Metropolitan Commissioner of Mumbai Metropolitan ...
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Shortage of rakes delays second phase of monorail 8.1.2017 TOI: Mumbai
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Transport Ministry in talks with PMO for electricity-based MRTS tech to decongest roads 5.1.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
The Road Transport and Highways Ministry is in discussions with the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to consider implementing electricity-based mass public rapid transit solution (MRTS) technologies fro...
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5-day winter carnival kicks off in Manali 3.1.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
The sixth national level winter carnival began in Manali on Monday with 77 mahila mandal teams and 39 others from Himachal and other states taking part in it.
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Tata Motors gains from BRTS roll out 27.12.2016 Latest News
Tata Motors says Ahmedabad, which has 97 km under BRTS, is buying up to 300 buses every year
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IRCTC to soon run a multi-cuisine eatery 25.12.2016 DNA: India
In an attempt to make the National Rail Museum as a prominent tourist destination in the national capital, by 2017, a multi-cuisine restaurant is going to be operational there.  The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has been entrusted with the task of running the restaurant, said a senior Railway Ministry official involved with the heritage wing of the public transporter. “The aim is to develop the museum as a cultural and heritage destination. The plans are afoot to develop light and sound show and vintage hotels on ‘Palace on Wheel’ coaches at the museum,” he added. Spread over an area of 11 acres amidst the lush green landscaping, currently, the museum has an Indoor Gallery, Outdoor Exhibits, a toy train ride, and gardens. The Toy Train, going around the museum is an exciting ride for kids and adults alike. The Patiala State Monorail (PSMR) and the John Morris Fire Engine are other operational exhibits in the museum.The museum houses a maximum number of Rail Simulator anywhere in ...
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Event to promote rail museum 25.12.2016 Hindu: Cities
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) organised an event - Navotsav Saanjh – on Saturday for promoting Delhi's National Rail Museum as a cultural and heritage destination. The w...
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