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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......

Smart city challenge: Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, are you ready?

At a time when the world is talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of developing ‘100 smart cities’ to accommodate the burgeoning population of India, we take a......

10 clean cities that make India proud

Chandigarh has emerged as the cleanest city in India as per a study conducted by the ministry of urban development.   Dancers perform during the Republic Day celebrations in the northern......

Govt to rope in corporates, NGO's for 'Clean India' drive

Government will involve business and industrial chambers, residents welfare associations and NGOs among others to create mass awareness about its ambitious 'Clean India' campaign. Besides, the......

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......

Why the once legendary football clubs of Kolkata are fading

Bogged down by inefficient administration and unable to attract financing, the once legendary football clubs of Kolkata are fading into irrelevance Odafe Okolie, right, trains with Jose Barreto,......

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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RISHU SHARMA
Q. what is flood. explain the process how it caused?
RISHU SHARMA:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-flood.-explain-the-process-how-it-caused/27869277/answers/

Cartoon Network
Q. Why is Bilaspur so famous ?
Cartoon Network:  A. A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is usually dry.[1] The European Union (EU) Floods Directive defines a flood as a covering...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-bilaspur-so-famous-/22847784/answers/27869756

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

  Web results for Urban Local Bodies
Sand Mafia Issue Dominates CLP Meeting

BELAGAVI: Congress legislators on Wednesday strongly complained to Chief Minister Siddaramaiah about the steep rise in sand prices due to a supply... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/Sand-Mafia-Issue-Dominates-CLP-Meeting/2014/12/18/article2576840.ece
Unique Exhibition at Americas Society to Offer Rare Glimpse Into World of Latin American Modern Design

Comments December 16, 2014 - NEW YORK, NY NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 16, 2014) - Guest Curators Maria Cecilia Loschiavo dos Santos,... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Business/2014/Unique-Exhibition-Americas-Society-Offer-Rare-52858.htm
Excessive nutrients, algal growth choking Miramar lake

PANAJI: Duckweed infestation due to high concentration of nutrients flowing in from St Inez creek and resultant pollution is suffocating aquatic... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/goa/Excessive-nutrients-algal-growth-choking-Miramar-lake/articleshow/45554833.cms
Mumbai needs inclusive, ambitious cultural policy

Tasneem Zakaria Mehta The local response to the announcement that the Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum plans to expand its facilities with the addition of... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Mumbai-needs-inclusive-ambitious-cultural-policy/articleshow/45555869.cms
Haryana to observe Vajpayee birthday as Good Governance Day

aryana Government has decided to celebrate December 25, as Good Governance Day on the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/haryana-to-observe-vajpayee-birthday-as-good-governance-day.html

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