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Most populous cities: Where do Delhi, Mumbai stand?

Delhi has become the world's second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo, more than doubling its population since 1990 to 25 million, according to a United Nations report. The 2014 revision of......

When the world switched off lights for an hour

Lights went off in thousands of cities and towns across the world on Saturday for the annual Earth Hour campaign, aiming to raise money via Internet for local environmental projects. Earth Hour......

'We should let nature be and plan our cities better'

'In the freedom struggle and immediately after that, we had a sense of belonging to the same world, to the same country, to India. We have lost that sense of oneness. We have been manipulated and......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here’s a fresh collection of the truly weird, true and funny news from around the world.  A designer has launched a line of cheeky jewellery for women with ample assets. In an attempt to......

Why 2014 looks eerily like 1914

'The parallels between 1914 and 2014 are striking. The crumbling of American and Russian hegemony, the rise of powerful terrorist groups, ferment in the Middle East and the rise of China... These......

15 Indian cities among the world's most polluted

How will big cities look like when all start wearing a gas mask to counter air pollution in a decade or so? The world's fastest growing economies have turned out to be the biggest polluters. This......

'World Bank's biz cities report must have measurable targets'

The government on Friday said it has raised concerns with the World Bank about various indicators used in the ease of doing business report which, due to its name, "often gets mistaken to refer to......

12 cleanest cities of the world

MBC Times recently came up with a list of 12 cleanest cities of the world. While culling the list, a quality of life surveys was taken into account along with factors such as water availability,......

Cities that have the most expensive hotels

India has to be travellers’ paradise. Among the priciest cities in the world for hotels, Mumbai features as the 82nd most expensive followed by Delhi (93rd), Bangalore (96th), Kolkata......

2 Indian cities among the world's fastest growing urban areas

There used to be a time when cities such as New York, London and Paris dominated the rankings of major cities in the world. With the rise of Asia, especially China and India, the picture is......

World Cup PHOTOS: Brazilians protest spending, call for better services

Road blocks and marches hit Brazilian cities on Thursday as disparate groups criticized spending on the upcoming World Cup soccer tournament and sought to revive a call for better public services......

Brazil's laggard stadium risks missing World Cup deadline

When Brazil chose 12 cities to host the 2014 World Cup, the one stadium everyone thought would be finished on time was the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba. Built in 1999, the arena was the most modern......

Sports Shorts: Indian migrant workers still unpaid by Qatar WC builders

Workers from India, Nepal and Sri Lanka who moved to Qatar to build luxury offices for the 2022 World Cup organisers have reportedly not been paid 13 months’ wages. However, the organisers of......

Sports Shorts: France's World Cup winner Trezeguet signs up for Indian Super League

Former France and Juventus striker David Trezeguet followed compatriot Robert Pires by becoming the latest overseas recruit for India's new franchise-based soccer league on a one-year deal with......

Azerbaijan to make Formula One debut in 2016

Formula One teams have welcomed the announcement of a Grand Prix in Azerbaijan in 2016, following Russia's debut later this year, but warned on Friday that the sport must keep the balance between......
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Q. In Which City Will U Die ?
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Q. How would you react, if you found out you were being watched ??
Meena:  A. Individual cities are a dying breed. By two thousand and fifty the term city might need a new definition not that it has a clear one now. Cities...... more

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Q. from which zoo have you come ?
New Moon:  A. Recommended for you: ***REALLY GOOD, MUST WATCH*** ', ***Secret Garden***- This drama is also one of my favs. It's sorta on the...... more

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Q. Please name top three most polluted cities of the world?
Avantika:  A. Yes. Sharing animals between zoos like this is vital for breeding programmes - zoos need to maintain genetic diversity in captive populations, and...... more

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Today in History

1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 1, 1944, an uprising broke out in Warsaw,... ...

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Deal struck to conserve Colorado River basin

The Interior Department and four municipal water providers in the West are contributing $11 million to fund projects aimed at conserving water in... ...

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It's Weird, True and Funny

Here’s a fresh collection of the truly weird, true and funny news from around the world.  A designer has launched a line of cheeky jewellery... ...

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15 killed, 233 injured in Taiwan gas leak explosions

At least 15 people, including fire fighters, were killed and 233 injured in gas leak explosions that hit Taiwan's Kaohsiung city on Thursday.... ...

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UN, US announce 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza

The United Nations and United States announced that Israel and Hamas had agreed to a "unconditional humanitarian ceasefire" in Gaza for a period of... ...

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