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4 reasons why India needs a separate Union sanitation ministry

Sanitation is always clubbed with other departments, which lead to its neglect, says Devanik Saha. Sanitation in India is a grave issue. Though large scale campaigns have been launched by......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Why India should be worried even though tiger numbers are up

Image: An Indian Royal Bengal tiger at the South Khairbari nature park near Siliguri. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters   'We are rushing to 'develop' without carefully valuing natural......

India, 2020: A cautionary tale

'If Modi arrived like a juggernaut, he left like a jigsaw puzzle whose pieces were being dismantled bit by bit. It was as if India had seceded quietly from him.' Shiv Viswanathan's social science......

'Countries that forget their history cannot have a future'

Mahesh Rangarajan, director of the historic Nehru Memorial Museum and Library in New Delhi, tells Sheela Bhatt/ how the first prime minister will always remain relevant, and the efforts......

Kolkatans be ready, soon a ropeway will make your travel easier

'To curb pollution and counter global warming, one has to think of alternative transportation system' 'Once implemented, Curvo can act efficiently as air ambulances' 'It is safe, fast, pollution......

Surat partners Microsoft to become a smart city

SMC will work with Microsoft and its partners to bring solutions for water management and urban planning Image: International Business Center, Piplod, Surat. Photograph, courtesy:......

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......

No more Gandhi tags on schemes, Modi looks for new names

Official data show as of 2012, of the 49 schemes and institutes named after eminent personalities, 16 were after former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, five after Indira Gandhi, and two after......

15 best buildings of 2013

Upcoming Bollywood Museum in Mumbai is among the projects that have won awards for best architecture in 2013. The American Architecture Awards 2013 was organised by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of......
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Devendra Fadnavis

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has stated that Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan is the single-best achievement which would prove to be a game changer for... ...
This road cannot cut through our heritage

INTACH and other heritage experts oppose the special state-level committee's plan to widen Laxmi Road Recently, the government drew much flak from... ...
Wildlife Mating Bridge Could Bring More Sexytime To California Cougars

The biggest wildlife overpass in the United States may help save Southern California's mountain lions. An enormous, grassy bridge over a 10-lane... ...
IISc students design frieght carrying copters, win laurels in US

BENGALURU: If this technology can be worked out for commercial use, it will reduce the number of vehicles and air pollution considerably in the... ...
Government to Keep Tabs on ULB Performance

BHUBANESWAR: Timely utilisation of funds, revenue generation and activities directed towards development of urban poor have been set as the vitals... ...

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