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Now, a controversy over Mumbai-Pune expressway

Days after the Bandra-Worli sealink was named Rajiv Gandhi Setu, a fresh row has erupted with Shiv Sena vehemently opposing Maharashtra government's decision to name the Mumbai-Pune express highway......

Political drama over Bandra-Worli sea link name

Naming the Bandra-Worli sea link after former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi has spawned a political controversy, with Opposition Sena-BJP demanding that it be named after Veer Savarkar and Communist......

Sena-BJP want Savarkar's name for sea link

Barely hours after the Bandra-Worli sea link was named 'Rajiv Gandhi Setu', the move drew criticism from Opposition Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance, which favoured it being named after......

Historian Ramchandra Guha on the Congress and its future

In the first part of this fascinating interview, historian Dr Ramachandra Guha, author of India After Gandhi: The History of the World's Largest Democracy spoke about the making of the Congress......

Meet the man behind Lavasa and Mumbai sea link

The man behind the Bandra-Worli sea link and Lavasa is far from triumphant despite the brightening prospects for the controversial hill city Ajit Gulabchand's drooping eyes acquire a tinge of pity......

Bandra-Worli sea link named after Rajiv Gandhi

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday issued a resolution naming the newly opened Bandra-Worli sea bridge as Rajiv Gandhi Sealink.Bringing an end to the furore over naming the bridge, the Public......

An American on the Bandra Worli Sea Link

As we approached the toll-booth entrance to the newly completed Bandra Worli Sea Link, the first thing that struck me was the size. It is utterly and unequivocally massive, a man-made mega......

Bandra-Worli sea link named Rajiv Gandhi Setu

The Bandra-Worli Sea Link, which was inaugurated by United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi in Mumbai on Tuesday, will be named as Rajiv Gandhi Setu.The proposal for the same was......

The businessman behind the Mumbai sea link

Ajit Gulabchand is not fond of the arclights, but he shed his reluctance for once - just like a proud father would do in the company of his famous child. So Gulabchand was happily posing for the......

F1 ace Coulthard to drive on Bandra-Worli Sea Link

Mumbai's Formula One fans have a treat in store.Ace driver David Coulthard is scheduled to drive down the Rajiv Gandhi Bandra-Worli Sea Link at blinding speed in a Red Bull racing car on October......

Tour de France stars for Mumbai cyclothon

Three-time holder of the green jersey sprinters' classification at Tour de France, Robbie McEwen and Elia Vivani, who represent RadioShack of the USA are among the cyclists who will participate in......

'Lack of response' from AFI for Mumbai Marathon

For the first time since its inception eight years ago, the US $325,000 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon will be run on January 16 without the blessings of the Athletics Federation of India."They......

Ndiso, Bizunesh triumph in Mumbai marathon

Rank outsider Dennis Ndiso of Kenya clinched his maiden marathon title with an impressive finish, while Bizunesh Mohammed led an Ethiopian clean sweep of the top three positions among women in the......

Mumbai Marathon: African runners set to dominate

African runners are expected to steal the show in Sunday's $310,000 prize money7th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon.The absence of defending champion Kenneth Mungara has placed his Kenyan......

  People speak for rajiv gandhi bandra worli sea link

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Sharmila Bose
Q. Why BandraWorli Sea Link is officially called Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link?? Is it made by Rajiv Gandhi Trust or National Treasure thru Tax Payers' money??
Sharmila Bose:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-bandraworli-sea-link-is-officially-called-rajiv-gandhi-s/26256837/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. It is most unfortunate that the Mah. Govt. under the congress- nationalist congress party combine has chosen not to name the new bandra-worli sea link after Swatantryaveer Sawarkar whose name had been announced when the ground was broken for the project about 15 yrs ago by the Mah. govt. under shiv sena and the BJP. Instead of honouring that commitment of its own, the Mah. govt. has named the sea link after the Late Rajiv Gandhi. This is very surprising as well as unfortunate....Comments plz.
Sharmila Bose:  A. Ha the Mumbai-Pune Expressway a name?If yes, we still call it the Mumbai-Pune Expressway.In the same way, Bandra-Worli sea link, is the ideal name...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/it-is-most-unfortunate-that-the-mah.-govt.-under-the-congres/26256837/answers/15101105

sumati gayki
Q. Catching Congress Leaders off guard, NCP Chief Sharad Pawar proposed the late PM\'s name for Mumbai\'s new landmark. Chavan followed suit and immediately named it \"Rajiv Gandhi Setu\". Should the BWSL be named after late PM Rajiv Gandhi??
Sumati Gayki:  A. Raji Gandhi was a young Prime Minister of our nation who introduced computerisation and as a result, today, at click of the mouse, we are able to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/catching-congress-leaders-off-guard-ncp-chief-sharad-pawar-p/15092706/answers/15010661

cyrus irani
Q. The New Bandra Worli Link is to be named after Rajiv Gandhi... the Shiv Sena is opposed to it and prefer to call it after Veer Savarkar - what is your opinion ?
Cyrus Irani:  A. It should simply be called as Bandra Worli Sea Link and not linkied it to any personality. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-new-bandra-worli-link-is-to-be-named-after-rajiv-gandhi./15010519/answers/15003477

rajesh prajapati
Q. What should be the name of the Bandra-Worli Sea Link
Rajesh Prajapati:  A. Rajiv Gandhi sea link more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-should-be-the-name-of-the-bandra-worli-sea-link/15003455/answers/15006155

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In this Idea Exchange moderated by Editor, Chandigarh, Vipin Pubby, actor Rishi Kapoor talks about his second innings on screen and wonders why all... ...

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Prithviraj Chavan inaugurates India?s first monorail in Mumbai

The 8.93-km-long Monorail, running between Chembur and Wadala in the east-south direction, comprising the first phase, will be open to the public... ...

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Bandra-Worli sea link toll booth vandalised

Continuing their anti-toll agitation for the second day, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) activists Tuesday vandalised a toll booth at the Rajiv... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a435189.html

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