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Indians prefer Bali, Krabi as monsoon getaway destination

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) When it comes to international destination, Bali and Krabi find top spot in the list for Indian travellers, say experts. In India, they prefer to go to Havelock and Kasol. Experts at online travel companies MakeMyTrip, Gofro and Abhijit Mishra, Country Director India at KAYAK, have listed out the trends catching up this year during the rainy season.

18 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram tops new list of 30 for Smart City Mission

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The central government on Friday announced a new list of 30 cities to be developed into 'smart cities', with Kerala capital Thiruvananthapuram topping the list. The latest list -- including 12 state capitals -- takes the number of cities chosen so far to 90 under the Smart City Mission. In the new list, the Kerala capital is followed by Chhattisgarh's n...

18 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram tops new list of 30 for Smart City Mission

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The central government on Friday announced a new list of 30 cities to be developed into 'smart cities', with Kerala capital Thiruvananthapuram topping the list. The latest list -- including 12 state capitals - takes the number of cities chosen so far to 90 under the Smart City Mission. In the new list, the Kerala capital is followed by Chhattisgarh's ne...

6 months ago
Angry cashless people attack banks in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Dec 19 (IANS) People furious over lack of cash in banks on Monday attacked bank branches in two districts of Gujarat, the authorities said. A mob locked up the State Bank of India and Dena Bank branches in Samadhiyala village in Amreli district in Saurashtra region after hundreds waiting in long queues were told the banks had no cash to give. Most of the people were fa...

6 months ago
Angry cashless people attack banks in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Dec 19 (IANS) People furious over lack of cash in banks on Monday attacked bank branches in two districts of Gujarat, the authorities said. A mob locked up the State Bank of India and Dena Bank branches in Samadhiyala village in Amreli district in Saurashtra region after hundreds waiting in long queues were told the banks had no cash to give. Most of the people were fa...

6 months ago
Angry cashless people attack banks in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Dec 19 (IANS) People furious over lack of cash in banks on Monday attacked bank branches in two districts of Gujarat, the authorities said. A mob locked up the State Bank of India and Dena Bank branches in Samadhiyala village in Amreli district in Saurashtra region after hundreds waiting in long queues were told the banks had no cash to give. Most of the people were fa...

6 months ago
Angry cashless people attack banks in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Dec 19 (IANS) People furious over lack of cash in banks on Monday attacked bank branches in two districts of Gujarat, the authorities said. A mob locked up the State Bank of India and Dena Bank branches in Samadhiyala village in Amreli district in Saurashtra region after hundreds waiting in long queues were told the banks had no cash to give. Most of the people were fa...

6 months ago
Angry cashless people attack banks in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Dec 19 (IANS) People furious over lack of cash in banks on Monday attacked bank branches in two districts of Gujarat, the authorities said. A mob locked up the State Bank of India and Dena Bank branches in Samadhiyala village in Amreli district in Saurashtra region after hundreds waiting in long queues were told the banks had no cash to give. Most of the people were fa...

11 months ago
Gulf Oil Lubricants to focus on passenger car segment, invest Rs 150 cr

Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) Gulf Oil Lubricants will focus on passenger automotive segment and plans to invest Rs 150 crore in its new plant in Chennai, a top company official said on Wednesday. We are aiming a strong growth in India and putting up our second greenfield plant at Chennai at a cost of Rs 150 crore to augment the capacity in the next 18 months to 1.35-1.40 lakh MT capacity, sai...

11 months ago
Third leg of Great India Run to be flagged off in Ahmedabad on Wednesday

Ahmedabad, July 26 (IANS) India's very own Ironman Milind Soman is excited to carry the baton in the third leg of the Great India Run, India's first multi city marathon, which will be flagged off here on Wednesday. Conceptualised by ProSportify, the 5K Fun Run will also be flagged off simultaneously from the NID Paldi Riverfront to Vallabh Sadan Riverfront Route early morning. On...

12 months ago
India's first ultra-marathon to start on Sunday

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The 'Great India Run', India's first multi-city marathon, is all set to flag off from the capital early on Sunday morning. The 1480 kilometres long ultra-marathon will feature 15 of the best ultra marathoners from Asia, Africa, US and Europe in its inaugural edition. The event will be flagged off by Sports Minister Vijay Goel along with former star athlete Anju ...

12 months ago
Denmark's Hansson looking forward to ultra marathon event

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Pia Hansson, an ultra marathon runner from Denmark, who is one of the 15 elite runners participating in 'The Great India Run', is looking forward to her India experience starting next week. The 'Great India Run', India's first ever multi-city marathon, will be flagged off from the capital on July 17 and will culminate on August 6 in Mumbai. The 1,480-km...

1 year ago
Nine stranded persons rescued by Coast Guard in Gujarat

Valsad (Gujarat), July 2 (IANS) A Coast Guard helicopter on Saturday rescued nine persons from the flooded Damanganga river in Valsad district as the entire south Gujarat region received torrential rains, officials said. The rescue attempt follows an alert by the local village panchayat to the district administration that nine persons were marooned on a small patch of land surrounded by ...

1 year ago
Milind Soman to run 570 km for 'The Great India Run'

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Celebrity runner Milind Soman is set to cover a distance of 570 kilometres from Ahmedabad to Mumbai via Silvassa, starting on July 27. ProSportify, conceptualisers of India's first ever multi-city marathon The Great India Run, on Tuesday announced the inclusion of Silvassa as a special route. The destination that has been included as a pilot route will see Mili...

1 year ago
13 cities win fast-track Smart City competition

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Urban Development Ministry on Tuesday announced 13 winners of the fast-track Smart City competition, with Lucknow topping the list. These cities can now compete to be a Smart City in the next cycle of India Smart Cities Challenge. Announcing the list, Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said Lucknow, which could not make it to the first list of...

1 year ago
98 makes it to 'Smart Cities' list, to get Rs.500 crore

New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) In a move aimed at enhancing the quality of urban life, the government on Thursday unveiled a list of 98 cities in the country for the Smart City Mission. The central government proposes to give financial support to the extent of Rs.48,000 crore to these cities over the next five years, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here. Naidu said a ...

1 year ago
98 urban centres to be developed as smart cities

New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The central government on Thursday announced a list of 98 cities which would be developed into smart cities having core infrastructure needed to enhance urban living. The list of cities was announced by union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu who said a population of 13 crore across these cities will be covered under the initiative. There are 1...

1 year ago
These cities made the cut

List of 98 cities and towns selected under the Smart Cities mission (population in brackets): Andaman & Nicobar Islands: Port Blair (140,572) Andhra Pradesh: Vishakhapatnam (18,78,980), Tirupati (374,260), Kakinada (350,986) Arunachal Pradesh: Pasighat (24,656) Assam: Guwahati (962,334) Bihar: Muzaffarpur (393,724), Bhagalpur (410,210), Biharsharif (29...

1 year ago
AIB, Pretentious Movie Review to mentor upcoming comedians

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comedy Hunt on YouTube, a web hunt to find the next comedy stars on YouTube in India, has boiled down to the country's 40 top creators who will now compete for the final winning slot. Leading stand-up comedy group All India Bakchod (AIB) and popular YouTube channel Pretentious Movie Reviews, including other comics will mentor the shortlisted candidates as part...

1 year ago
Nobody would've expected Irrfan to do item song: AIB

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Social media was taken by shock when Irrfan Khan, who is known for his power-packed, character-driven performances onscreen, shook a leg in an item number for All India Bakchod's (AIB) new video. The stand-up comedy group's member Rohan Joshi says the idea to get the actor onboard was to make him do something unexpected. I think it was something which you wouldn't...

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