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'The BJP ruined the social fabric of the state'

Despite many saying that the recent urban local body election results cannot be a pointer to the assembly elections, the Congress in Dakshina Kannada district feels that this is their best chance......

'My next target is to storm assembly polls: Yeddyurappa

After playing spoilsport to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in the recently concluded polls to Urban Local Bodies in Karnataka, Karnataka Janatha Party President B S Yeddyurappa on Tuesday set......

K'taka urban local body polls: Setback for BJP, KJP

The split in the Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka caused by former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa quitting the BJP to form his own party has adversely affected both parties.   The BJP and B......

UP local body polls: BJP shines, Cong washed out

The Bharatiya Janata Party swept urban local body elections in Uttar Pradesh winning 10 of 12 mayoral posts in municipal corporations with Congress failing to open its account.BJP candidates won......

BJP wins 7 out of 12 mayoral posts in UP

Maintaining its dominance in urban local bodies, Bhartiya Janata Party has won seven of 12 Mayoral posts in municipal corporations in three-tier elections in Uttar Pradesh. As vote-counting was in......

Municipal investment: Centre for pool financing

The Centre has approved setting up of a pooled finance development fund to enable urban local bodies to access capital and financial markets for investment in municipal infrastructure. The move......

Govt claims lead in improving slums

Government bodies have been more proactive than NGOs in providing infrastructure facilities in urban slums, according to the National Sample Survey.The findings of the 58th round of the official......

UPA's housing schemes to merge; Govt for more pvt sector role

With the target of providing housing for all by 2022, a new integrated National Housing Mission will be launched soon by merging some of UPA's flagship schemes like JNNURM and Rajiv Awas Yojana.......

How to make unsmart cities smart

A Report on Intelligent Urbanization, prepared in 2010 for the Confederation of Indian Industry by Booz & Co and Cisco, offers some bold and comprehensive ideas, notes Subir Roy The country is to......

Change in the nature of monsoon and its effect on the economy

Scientists who study the monsoons tell us that they are beginning to make that distinction between 'normal' monsoons and what is now showing up in terms of abnormal extreme rain events, notes......

Review: Dishkiyaoon shoots itself in the foot

The comic punches in Dishkiyaoon are too few and far between, plot twists make little sense and are saddled with glaring loopholes, writes Nishi Tiwari. 'Is chharre ko pistol mein daal, trigger......

Review: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag disappoints

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag lacks clarity and coherence, writes Sukanya Verma.You know the thing about unfortunate run-outs in cricket? Sometimes a batsman inching closer towards a knockout innings runs so......

Review: 22 Female Kottayam is interesting

Paresh C Palicha says that director Ashique Abu adds a distinct style to his direction with 22 Female KottayamIt is only occasionally that a film jolts you and keeps you riveted to the screen. This......

Review: Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu is a treat

Sukanya Verma feels thatEk Main Aur Ekk Tuis neither on the epic side like Dharma Productions' great, grand ancestors nor weighed down by an overload of pop culture references of those that define......

Review: Puttakana Highway is thought-provoking

Shruti Indira Lakshminarayana saysKannada film Puttakana Highway is moving but may require your patience to get to the end. Post YOUR reviews here!Directed by B Suresh, Puttakana Highway is......

Ten Tottenham fans injured in Rome attack

Ten supporters of English soccer club Tottenham Hotspur were injured, one of them seriously, during an attack in Rome in the early hours of Thursday ahead of a Europa League match against Serie A......

  People speak for urban local bodies

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Cartoon Network
Q. Why is Bilaspur so famous ?
Cartoon Network:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-bilaspur-so-famous-/22847784/answers/

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Do you favor the local self governments like panchayats, ,municipal bodies and metropolitan corporations in cities should be made apolitical Rural bodies in states like Bihar and Rajasthan are apolitical and they are doing well in terms of undertaking development schemes in rural and urban areas ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. bilaspur City, the district headquarter of Bilaspur District, is the biggest urban center (town/city) of the region. Bilaspur is the second largest...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-favor-the-local-self-governments-like-panchayats-muni/21293369/answers/22847792

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. What is the speciality of \" Bilaspur \" ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. ilaspur City, the district headquarter of Bilaspur District, is the biggest urban center (town/city) of the region. Bilaspur is the second largest...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-speciality-of-quot-bilaspur-quot-/21293369/answers/16982619

Musfer
Q. What is JNNRUM ??
Musfer:  A. JAWAHARLAL NEHRU NATIONAL URBAN RENEWAL MISSION (JNNURM)JNNURM is a state sector scheme for Urban Renewal initiated by Govt. ofIndia (GOI) to be...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-jnnrum-/16982464/answers/16009916

SriniVenkat
Q. give a full details about cooptionstechnologies ltd
SriniVenkat:  A. Established in 1999 with a singular focus on the empowerment of rural communities, CoOptions is in the business of providing services for large...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/give-a-full-details-about-cooptionstechnologies-ltd/16003273/answers/15806326

  Web results for Urban Local Bodies
Bypoll peaceful in Tiruchi

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Voters waiting in the queue at Madhuram Memorial Primary School, which is the polling station... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/bypoll-peaceful-in-tiruchi/article6425605.ece?utm_source=Most%20Popular&utm_medium=Tiruchirapalli&utm_campaign=Widget%20Promo
Polling sluggish in urban local bodies

COMMENTS Please Wait while comments are loading... 1. Comments will be moderated by The Hindu editorial team. 2. Comments that are... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/polling-sluggish-in-urban-local-bodies/article6425484.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Kashmir floods highlight the cost of careless urban planning

Junaid Rashid finally got his father on the phone today. For the past six days, he had no idea if his family in Srinagar city was safe. Rashid's... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=36735
Naveen Reviews Projects

BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday asked officials concerned to expedite implementation of projects taken up in Sambalpur town.... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Naveen-Reviews-Projects/2014/09/19/article2438716.ece
Peaceful Polling, Moderate Turnout Mark By-elections

CHENNAI: Polling in the by-elections to 530 urban and rural local bodies in the State went off peacefully on Thursday except for a few stray... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Peaceful-Polling-Moderate-Turnout-Mark-By-elections/2014/09/19/article2438436.ece

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