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22 October, 2017 7:17 AM Why Gujarat's Ro-Ro ferry is a revolutionary step for Indian economy

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's inauguration of the first phase of Ro-Ro (Roll on, Roll off) ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej in Gujarat today is a revolutionary step for India in transport and logistics. This will be South Asia's first world-class Ro-Ro ferry service. By linking South Gujarat and Saurashtra and allowing vehicles with passengers 25

20 October, 2017 8:19 AM Heavy rain lashes Gangetic West Bengal, Indian Met department says more in store

KOLKATA: A depression over Bay of Bengal caused heavy overnight rain in parts of Gangetic West Bengal, with the Met department forecasting more downpour, raising the possibility of a flood-like situation in the coastal areas. The depression lay centred over coastal Odisha about 25 km west of Chandbali at 5.30 am today, the Met office said. The system 32

18 October, 2017 1:05 AM Pollution panel bans diesel gensets in Delhi till March 15

NEW DELHI: In a move that will impact marketplaces, housing societies and the upcoming wedding season, diesel generator sets were banned in the capital from Tuesday as the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) to improve Delhi's air quality during the high-pollution winter months kicked in. The ban was among a slew of measures enforced from Tuesday , when Delhi's 31

17 October, 2017 4:28 PM Twelve wounded in bomb attack on police vehicle in southern Turkey: TV sources

Twelve people were wounded in a bomb attack on a police vehicle in Turkey's southern Mersin province on Tuesday, Turkish broadcaster NTV said. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. Police vehicles, including transport buses, are frequent targets for Kurdish militants. According to television reports, the blast occurred at 5:20 p.m at the Okan Merzeci 29

17 October, 2017 11:38 AM China Speeds Up Work On $2 Billion Project That India Has Objected To

The Karot Hydropower Project will be owned by a Chinese firm for 30 years, after which it will be handed over to the Pakistan government. China plans to complete a $2 billion hydropower project in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir ahead of schedule, according to state-run media in Beijing. The Karot Hydropower Project is being built on the river Jhelum. Construction 64

15 October, 2017 8:39 PM Hurricane Ophelia, Taking Aim at British Isles, May Still Deliver Damage

LONDON — The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia could bring 80 mile an hour wind gusts, disruption and damage to Ireland and Britain as the work week gets underway, weather services said Sunday. Ophelia weakened from a Category 2 to a Category 1 hurricane Sunday as it moved north-northeast across the Atlantic, with sustained winds of 90 mph. It is expected 37

15 October, 2017 12:08 AM No Show Better Than Poor Show: Shatrughan Sinha's Jibe After PM Visit

Shatrughan Sinha said his feedback from the university students, its alumni and the public to the "categorical rejection" was a sense of disappointment. Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's very public request, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's evasive response minutes later at the Patna University function gave their political rivals an opportunity 80

15 October, 2017 12:08 AM We finish what we start: PM in Patna

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that his government ensures that its schemes are implemented within a time limit, unlike the past governments, whose projects were announced during election time and forgotten later. He was addressing a gathering after launching developmental projects related to highways and sewage treatment in Mokama, nearly 75

14 October, 2017 1:32 PM My government ensures schemes are implemented within time: PM Narendra Modi

MOKAMA (BIHAR): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today his government ensures the schemes launched by it are implemented within a time limit, unlike in the past when projects were announced "during election time" and forgotten later. Modi deplored "the thinking of many political leaders" that projects like roads were not meant for the poor. "We can not imagine 56

13 October, 2017 6:26 PM Heavy rain brings woes to Kuppam region

Three persons washed away; rivulets in spate; roads damaged at several places Heavy rain in the Kuppam region led to the death of three persons as they were washed away in the swirling waters of rivulets at two places in Kuppam and Shantipuram mandals late on Thursday night. Rural roads in Kuppam, Ramakuppam, Shantipuram, and V. Kota mandals were damaged 29