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8 May, 2018 4:25 PM Nepal grants power generation licence to Indian company

Investment Board Nepal recently granted the licence to Satluj Jala Vodyut Nigam Power Development Company. Nepal has granted an Indian government-owned subsidiary the power generation licence from a 900-megawatt hydropower project, days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visit to the country from May 11. Investment Board Nepal (IBN) recently 71

20 April, 2018 8:13 PM Assam roads plan draws Sangma’s ire

‘Meghalaya will take steps to stop it’ The Meghalaya government will take necessary steps to stop Assam from constructing roads in the rural areas of the State’s Ri-Bhoi district, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said on Friday. The neighbouring State is building two roads — Umsohbar to Belakhowa and Bakhlapara to Jimbarigaon — in Jirang area of the district 38

4 April, 2018 11:43 AM Keezhattur: CPI(M)to reach out to people

Plans household campaign to make party stand on the issue As the Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI(M)] leadership here has found itself on the back foot over the agitation of local residents and farmers of Keezhattur, which forms part of the cluster of the party’s strongholds in the Taliparamba municipality, party cadres will circulate CPI(M) district 39

1 April, 2018 9:35 AM Sachin Tendulkar donates entire salary as MP to Prime Minister's Relief Fund

New Delhi: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, whose term as Rajya Sabha MP ended recently, has donated his entire salary and allowances to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund. In the past six years, Tendulkar has drawn nearly Rs 90 lakh in salaries and other monthly allowances. The PMO has also issued a letter of acknowledgement which states: "Prime Minister 56

30 March, 2018 2:47 PM Sachin Tendulkar sanctions Rs 40 lakh from MP funds for school in J&K

Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned the funds for Imperial Educational Institute Drugmulla, which was established in 2007. Jammu: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned nearly Rs 40 lakhs from the MP Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds for construction of a school building in Bandipora district of north Kashmir. According to PTI, Sachin Tendulkar 49

18 February, 2018 11:19 AM Congress activist killing: Two CPI(M) workers surrender

KANNUR: Two CPI(M) activists today surrendered to the police in connection with the recent killing of Youth Congress leader Shuhabib at Mattanoor in the district, police officials said. Akash and Rijin Raj, both in their thirties, went to the police station at Maloor, near Mattanoor, with a few other local CPI(M) workers and surrendered to the authorities 51

11 February, 2018 4:38 AM Huge Fire Breaks Out At Mankhurd In Mumbai, No Injuries Reported

A massive fire has broken out at Mankhurd in Mumbai, 20 fire engines are at the spot A huge fire has broken out near Maya Hotel in Mankhurd, early on Sunday morning. No one has been injured in the fire that started at about 6 am. Twenty fire engines are at the spot trying to douse the blaze. Reports suggest, the fire has spread to adjoining godowns 45

26 January, 2018 5:06 PM Photo expo on lake biodiversity in city under way

A three-day photography exhibition on Kukkarahalli lake biodiversity began in the city on Friday. Organised by Kukkarahalli Kere Ulisi Samithi, which is working on the forefront to save the lake from ‘development’, the objective is to the highlight the treasure trove of biodiversity harboured by the natural body that is under threat. The expo, being 36

20 November, 2017 7:27 PM Over 8,000 building plans pending with local bodies

Corporation cites challenges in implementation of regularisation scheme The Chennai Corporation has not cleared 1,347 applications for building approval in the past six months, citing challenges in the implementation of the regularisation scheme for unauthorised layouts and plots as the reason. As many as 8,500 applications are pending with other local 48

3 November, 2017 7:12 PM Maternity Hospital to be upgraded

Existing hospital to be shifted temporarily Hubballi Dharwad East MLA Prasad Abbayya has said that the old Maternity Hospital of the Hubballi Dharwad Municipal Corporation would be demolished and a 100-bed hospital would be built at a cost of ₹ 14 crore in its place. Speaking to presspersons after inspecting the old building of the Maternity Hospital 36