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Out of the goodness of our hearts — actually, This will enable the EFSF to borrow cheaply from the capital market to give emergency loans to euro nations and their tottering banks. These claims have some merit. Islamic State Al-Hindi." beamed Dembele, Advani had resigned from all party posts to oppose Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s election as chairman of the BJP election committee. He had however withdrew his resignation later He had also protested when his once-close confidant Modi was declared Prime Ministrial candidate But in the past couple of months Modi has been seen with his mentor in Gujarat at the inauguration of development projects in Ahmedabad and the BJP’s new headquarters Shri Kamalam in Gandhinagar For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: June 7 2013 2:02 am Related News Heavy rainfall in the city accompanied by thunderstorm brought relief to the residents of the Tricity from the heatwave that was being experienced over the past few days The sky was suddenly overcast with clouds catching the residents unawares as darkness engulfed the Tricity in early evening hours The rainhoweverbrought along problems like waterlogging that further caused traffic congestion The minimum temperature on Wednesday night was recorded as 31 degreesseven degrees above normalwhile the maximum temperature was 41 degreeswhich was two degrees above normal The high night temperature and the reduced difference between the day and night temperature ensured that the residents got no relief even at night The relative humidity had touched 100 per cent The high temperature and the humidity made the conditions conducive for rain Strong winds blowing at a speed of 981 km per hour accompanied by thunder and lightning were followed by heavy rainfall The rainfall at the observatory at the airport was recorded as 39 mm The visibility was relatively reduced making it difficult for people to drive An official of the Meteorological Department said the change in weather was due to western disturbances over Jammu and Kashmir Furtherdue to excessive heat and humidityformation of local clouds took place resulting in local showers Residents can expect the relief to continue with more showers likely on Friday as well with the Met department having predicted a partly cloudy sky The rain caused intense waterlogging on the roads belying claims of the Municipal Corporation to have cleaned up the road gullies before the arrival of monsoons At some places water accumulated on the roads was a few feet deep People could be seen wading through it Vehicles broke down on the roads and people could be seen dragging these There were traffic jams on most stretches of roads With the rain being experienced in the city during the peak traffic hoursit increased the problems of the residents Many could be seen taking cover in the bus queue shelters Deputy Mayor Satish Kainth said there was waterlogging throughout the city despite claims of the officials of road gullies being cleaned up “In my wardwater filled up the markets Shopkeepers complained and we got the area cleaned up The rain today was like a test for the monsoon that would arrive There is a need for some action to be initiated” said Kainth HoweverSuperintending Engineer (Public Health) R C Diwan said the road gullies were being cleaned The intensity of the rain was very high that caused waterlogging He added that in a little while after the rain endedthe roads were clear There was electricity breakdown at several places due to the storm Due to the stormy weatherthe faults could not be repaired Non-functional streetlights added to the woes Due to strong windstrees were uprooted in different sectors Parts of roads were blocked due to the trees Traffic signals at many places were non-functional For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: May 28 2012 12:06 am Related News By the year endthe city will get a new mode of transport in the form of the Monorailan elevated structure apt for mass rapid transit Six rakes with four coaches each in vibrant colours bluegreen and pink will ply passengers on the narrow beams from the Monorail depot in Wadala to Chembur near Fine Artsa distance of 83 km The all air-conditioned rakes will be able to carry 562 passengers in one four-coach rake and 852 passengers if the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) decides to increase the capacity to six coaches at a later stage On an averagethere will be six passengers per square metre The Monorail will be operated at a frequency of nine minutes between Wadala and Chembur and would be run at an average speed of 31 kmph The systemhoweverhas a capacity to run at 80 kmph The seven stations on the linewill be equipped with escalators and elevatorsand basic facilities such as public information systemsfirst aid and security Passengers would need a valid ticket to enter the platform While the fare structure is yet to be decidedMMRDA officials expect the tariff to be about one and a half times that of BEST buses Once the line is fully constructedSingapores mass rapid transit operatorSMRTwill inspect the Chembur-Wadala linewhich will be the countrys first Monorail routefrom the safety point of view A Monorail is best suited for areas where mass rapid transit is a necessitybut the roads are too narrow to have dedicated bus corridors or elevated Metro rail structures At 75 dbthe Monorail is also less noisier than other modes of transport Once the Chembur-Wadala corridor is opened to trafficthe MMRDA will concentrate on finishing the second phase of the Monorail from Wadala to Jacob Circle It is expected that the Monorail will reduce the travelling time from Chembur to Jacob Circle to 37 minutes from the nearly 90 minutes by road Photos: Ganesh Shirsekar For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: April 5 2013 2:16 am Related News First-time woman corporator exposes civic panels wrongdoings A first-time woman corporator has exposed what Shiv Sena claims to be a Rs 24-lakh land scam in Charholi area of Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation When Sena corporator Asha Shendge at a standing committee meeting held on Wednesday sought the details of a sketchy item construction of the Rs 24 lakh road in Charholi area on the committee agendashe was startled to find out that PCMC had spent money on a road that did not belong to the civic body The civic body has spent Rs 24 lakh on construction of the road When I asked civic officials whether the land on which the road was constructed was in possession of the civic bodythe officials said it was yet to be acquired If the land is not in possession of the civic bodywhy did PCMC construct a road on it?the project is all set to miss its latest deadline of October 31. and hence it is highly impossible that she danced with Mastani. You might have TB and not know it.has challenged the Kerala government’s decision to take over the administration of the temple which was earlier upheld by the Kerala High Court.
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stating that any business related to the sale and purchase of old cars carried out here will be considered illegal.The board stated: “In the public interest it is informed that any business related to sale and purchase of old cars carrying out in the parking area of sector 7 C Madhya Marg will be considered as illegal Further the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh shall not be responsible in any manner if any kind of dispute arises at later stage” Watch What Else Is Making News For the past one and a half months the car bazaar was being held at the rear side of the parking as the dealers refused to move to the new site of Hallomajra citing absence of facilities there However on Sunday the car bazaar was not held President of the car dealers association Gulshan Kumar said “What is MC trying to prove These are not MC’s cars we are selling How can they declare any sale or purchase here as illegal Only so that people may stop coming to this car bazaar they have fixed this board” As the car bazaar was not held today Gulshan added “We had promised the judge in the recent hearing that we will not hold the car bazaar at the rear side also but why is the civic body putting such boards” However the MC is not clear on what action it would initiate if the warning goes unheard A senior MC official said that the MC can just write to the RLA saying that the car has been purchased from the illegal car bazaar “There was no other option but to tell people that these car dealers are not holding the car bazaar legally here as they are not allowed” said the official Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation Baldeo Purushartha and Joint Commissioner Shilpy Pattar did not respond to calls and messages The car bazaar that was operating in front of the showrooms of sector 7 on Madhya Marg for the last 32 years was running from the rear side of the previous venue for the last one and a half months However the residents started complaining to the MC that it was affecting their privacy and the car dealers were creating nuisance The Municipal Corporation had allocated a site at Hallomajra but the car dealers are not ready to shift there The car dealers said that the Hallomajra site lacks facilities and there is no security there either The car bazaar is held every Sunday The car dealers did not participate in the auction of the sites at Hallomajra that was organised by the Municipal Corporation some time ago Owners of showrooms in the market had approached the Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking that the car bazaar be shifted elsewhere as it was affecting their businesses besides leading to parking chaos Following this the High Court had directed the Municipal Corporation to shift the car bazaar For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by SWEETY KUMARI | Kolkata | Published: January 26 2017 5:18 am Top News The spokesperson for BJP’s state unit was allegedly made to delete a Facebook post by city police on Monday on grounds that it was “sensitive” and could create a “law and order problem” The incident created ripples in the party which said that the police “only react when the government’s rival is involved” Krishanu Mitra’s post put up on the social networking site on January 23 and deleted hours later was allegedly related to a blockade and protests by “Hindus” in Metiabruz area Watch What Else Is Making News: “Several places in Khiderpore and Metiabruz are under blockade by local Hindus opposing the repeated instances of desecration of Hindu temples in and around these places Early this morning locals found beef chunks thrown inside the two local temples As per latest report protest going on at the several places in the Khiderpore Metiabruz area (sic)” said the Facebook post which also included videos of the alleged blockade The same evening Mitra was allegedly summoned by police over phone and asked to delete the post “I received a call from Sinthee police station officials who told me to appear before them as early as possible As a good citizen I went to the police station with my lawyer There I was told that my Facebook post and videos were sensitive and they requested me to delete it I was taken aback because the video was about a road blockage However as a citizen I felt I should abide by the law so I deleted it But I am still clueless as to why was my post was so objectionable for police in a state where an imam issued a fatwa against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and no action was taken” Mitra told The Indian Express “It’s good that they are monitoring social networking sites but they must do it without any partiality and maintain the credibility of the police” he added Defending Mitra BJP state president Dilip Ghosh told The Indian Express “It was an actual incident shared on Facebook The police believed it may trigger anger create problems so he was asked to delete it We have no problem with that but the point is police never react or take action against people backed by the government In an open press conference the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Masjid had issued a fatwa against the prime minister but the police took no action Wasn’t that sensitive The police only react when the government’s rival is involved” When contacted local police were tight-lipped on the matter However sources in the force said that posts put up on Facebook and other social networking sites were being “closely monitored” by state police “We have been ordered to keep a hawk’s eye on mischief mongers Anyone can share anything personal but the moment it’s objectionable we will take action” said an officer For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Trisha Gupta | Published: March 19 2012 12:13 am Related News Vidya Bagchis journey is unusual for a Hindi film heroine Kahaanithe Vidya Balan-starring thriller which released just over a week agomay or may not be full of unforgivable plot holesbut is being applauded pretty much across the board for having brought to the screen an Indian city that looks and feels real Partlyof coursethis is simply to do with the fact that the city in question is Kolkataa place where so much living takes place in public that it cannot but be cinematic The visual pleasures of Calcutta (as it was then) were once afforded us not just by Bangla cinemabut by many Hindi filmstoo: think of Guru Dutts PyaasaShakti Samantas ChinatownSombhu Mitras Jaagte Raho or the immensely enjoyable 1959 noir Howrah Bridge (with that terrific song?
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