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Bengaluru: Erratic water-supply, tankers plying, but BWSSB says 'keep calm'

19 Apr 2018

Bengaluru: Erratic water-supply, tankers plying, but BWSSB says 'keep calm'

Water tankers have already started operating in Bengaluru and residents receiving Cauvery river water are also complaining of erratic water supply.

Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

22 Mar 2018

Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

That Bengaluru is facing water crisis is nothing new. But what's startling is that it is fast approaching 'Day Zero,' when taps start running dry.

Is India leaning toward ASEAN to counter China's OBOR?

11 Dec 2017

Is India leaning toward ASEAN to counter China's OBOR?

India is gearing up to host the ASEAN-India connectivity summit this week.

Mumbai Trans Harbour Link: The world's second longest sea link

17 Nov 2017

Mumbai Trans Harbour Link: The world's second longest sea link

Work on India's longest sea link, the world's second longest, is finally set to start in January next year.

Is Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train viable? Over 40% seats go vacant

01 Nov 2017

Is Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train viable? Over 40% seats go vacant

In September, India kickstarted its journey towards the launch of its first bullet train. For the project, India got a soft loan of Rs. 88,000cr from Japan.

What has prompted Varanasi's transformation with state-of-the-art infrastructure?

20 Sep 2017

What has prompted Varanasi's transformation with state-of-the-art infrastructure?

PM Modi's LS constituency Varanasi is in the midst of a complete makeover after being included in the government's Smart Cities Mission in the second phase.

Mumbai Police to go bulletproof 9 years after 26/11

10 May 2017

Mumbai Police to go bulletproof 9 years after 26/11

9 years ago when Anti-Terrorism Squad Chief Hemant Karkare went to take on the terrorists involved in 26/11, his bulletproof vest was no match for the terrorists' AK-47s.

All this happened in Mumbai on 8th November

08 Nov 2016

All this happened in Mumbai on 8th November

20,000 bikers hit the road to demand reservation for Martha community in education and Government jobs.

Proposal for $5 billion railway development fund

05 Sep 2016

Proposal for $5 billion railway development fund

The Railway Ministry is on the verge of finalizing a proposal for the Railways of India Development Fund (RIDF).