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Delhi's unauthorised colonies Is Centre's regularisation action plan a political gimmick?

Aug 21, 2014

Delhi's unauthorised colonies Is Centre's regularisation action plan a political gimmick?

While there is consensus across party lines on the need to regularise, the handling of the process by successive governments has raised serious doubts about the political and administrative commitment to clean up the mess. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Sheila Dikshit #Delhi #PoliticsDecoder #States #Urban Development Ministry #unauthorised colonies
We are all the same, work hard and campaign to become a leader Malala

Aug 19, 2014

We are all the same, work hard and campaign to become a leader Malala

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai told more than 500 young people on Monday that they should start working right now to change the world. #World #United Nations #Taliban #Afghanistan #Education #UN #TheySaidIt #Ban Ki-moon #SWAT #teenager #Malala Yousafzai #pakistani #Millenium Development Goals
Chinese military's ability to wage war eroded by graft, its generals warn

Aug 19, 2014

Chinese military's ability to wage war eroded by graft, its generals warn

BEIJING (Reuters) - As tensions spike between China and other countries in Asia's disputed waters, serving and retired Chinese military officers as well as state media are questioning whether China's armed forces are too corrupt to fight and win a war. A slew of articles in official media in recent months have drawn parallels with the rampant graft in the People's Liberation Army and how a corrupt military contributed to China's defeat in the Sino-Japan War 120 years ago. #facebook #India #Business #Development #Arabic #Argentina #United Kingdom #military #Mexico #opinion
Mamata hopeful about new investments during Singapore visit

Aug 18, 2014

Mamata hopeful about new investments during Singapore visit

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said she was hopeful that talks can open new investment possibilities during her maiden Singapore visit. #Mamata Banerjee #Development #West Bengal #TheySaidIt #Singapore
Gujarat CM, governor chant Modi mantra of development on I-Day eve

Aug 15, 2014

Gujarat CM, governor chant Modi mantra of development on I-Day eve

On the eve of Independence Day celebrations, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel and Governor OP Kohli remembered Prime Minister Narendra Modi. #Politics #India #Gujarat #Development #Governor #Independence Day #Gujarat CM #I-Day #Anandiben Patel #PM Narendra Modi #OP Kohli #FreeIndia #Sauno saath Sauno vikas

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After backing the Yamuna, AAP faces green test on water, power

Jan 27, 2014

After backing the Yamuna, AAP faces green test on water, power

The governments before never took up the battle seriously. But the only way out of perpetual shortage and the subsidy cycle is to make rainwater and solar power harvesting mandatory in the capital. #India #Sheila Dikshit #NewsTracker #Arvind Kejriwal #Greenpeace #Delhi Development Authority #Aam Aadmi Party #Akshardham temple #2010 Commonwealth Games
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

The reasonable risk involved in the growth of tourism and hydel industries is loss of hundreds lives of the local poor who are apparently benefiting from development. #India #ConnectTheDots #Uttarakhand #Vijay Bahuguna #Uttarakhand floods #Development projects #India development

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Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Aug 21, 2014

Developers have faith in church site on Hollywood Boulevard

Two of the country's largest developers plan to build a $150-million high-rise apartment complex at Hollywood Boulevard and La Brea Avenue in Hollywood...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Aug 20, 2014

U.S. Company Acquires African Mobile Messaging Startup Saya

New Jersey-based Kirusa, a developer of Voice SMS based Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS) for emerging markets, has acquired Saya, a Ghana-based developer of mobile messaging apps for feature phones...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Aug 21, 2014

Diane Von Furstenberg to design for Goop

Gwyneth Paltrow's website regularly presents exclusive collections developed in collaboration with renowned designers, the latest of whom is DVF... #Gwyneth Paltrow #Diane Von Furstenberg