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  • Fadnavis addresses 65 rallies on last day of election campaigning
  • Recounting govt's dev schemes,Amit Shah says Modi is uplifting tribals unlike Cong's 'use & throw' policy
  • India should join hand with China to isolate Pakistan: Subarmaniam Swamy
  • NSCN (IM) reposes faith in PM Modi, insists on Naga unity
  • BJP is synonymous with deceit: MP CM
  • Campaign ends for Assy polls in Haryana, Mah, bypolls in 53 Assy seats in 15 states
  • Mah campaign trail winds down for Monday's Assembly polls
  • Indian BSF showed hegemoni, says Bangladesh FM
  • Mah assy polls:Campaigning ends; 3,239 candidates in fray for 288 seats
  • Heads of Foreign Missions to visit Golden Temple, Amritsar on Oct 22
  • Development of NE priority of Modi Govt: MoS Nityanand Rai
  • Haryana assy polls : CEO urges people to vote to ensure their participation in democrarcy
  • Armies of India and Japan commence exercise Dharam Guardian in Mizoram
  • Campaign comes to an end for by elections to one Lok Sabha and five assembly seats
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Need for energy-efficient engineering, construction technologies: Puri

New Delhi, Sep 18 (UNI) Minister of State(I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep S Puri on Wednesday called for a paradigm shift in urban planning with sustainability at the core of development.
''We must shift from a built environment which is energy wasting to energy saving, or better yet to one which generates energy. Energy-efficient engineering and construction technologies need to be at the core of reformulated building regulations and construction practices,'' he added.
The Minister was speaking at a national seminar on 'Emerging Trends in Public Architecture' organised by Central Public Works Department(CPWD) here.
Addressing those present, the Housing Minister stated that as India urbanizes further, there will be an exponential increase in the volume and complexity of waste, including hazardous e-waste, and quite extraordinary demands for energy, which cannot possibly be met through current fossil-fuel resources.
''If we are to cater to our future in such a large magnitude, engineering breakthroughs will be needed in which we do not degrade our limited natural resources and the ecological systems on which we all depend,'' he added.
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NSCN (IM) reposes faith in PM Modi, insists on Naga unity

19 Oct 2019 | 10:04 PM

New Delhi, Oct 19 (UNI) A day after strong words were sent across that the central government is keen for an 'early solution' to the vexed and pending Naga political problem, the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN -Isak Muivah) on Saturday reposed faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and maintained that it is high time for Nagas to 'assemble' together.

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Campaign ends for Assy polls in Haryana, Mah, bypolls in 53 Assy seats in 15 states

19 Oct 2019 | 9:16 PM

New Delhi, Oct 19 (UNI) Campaigning for elections in all 90 assembly constituencies of Haryana and 288 assembly constituencies of Maharashtra as well as bypolls for 51 assembly seats in 15 states and bypolls for Lok Sabha seats of Satara and Samastipur on October 21 ended at 1800 hours on Saturday.

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Heads of Foreign Missions to visit Golden Temple, Amritsar on Oct  22

Heads of Foreign Missions to visit Golden Temple, Amritsar on Oct 22

19 Oct 2019 | 9:04 PM

New Delhi, Oct 19 (UNI) The Heads of Foreign Missions in India will visit the Golden Temple at Amritsar in Punjab on October 22 to celebrate 550th birth anniversary of Shri Guru Nanak Devji, an MEA statement said here on Saturday.

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Chidambaram says Modi Govt's love for cow is only on paper

Chidambaram says Modi Govt's love for cow is only on paper

19 Oct 2019 | 8:38 PM

New Delhi, Oct 19 (UNI) Continuing the attack on Narendra Modi government, former Union Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said that government's love for the cow is only on paper.

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