Mumbai Tunnel

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Mumbai To Get India's Largest London Eye Like Tunnel

Mumbai is set to have a third tunnel, which is the longest road tunnel and the country's first giant observation wheel - similar to the London Eye. Besides this, Mumbai Government also granted other infrastructure projects. CM Eknath Shinde and Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis approved the proposal of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority. The tunnel will be 3.8 km long four-lane road.

Sat, 11 Mar 2023 - 09:31 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mumbai Tunnel, Infrastructure, cm shinde, Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra

Courtesy: The Hans India

Cyrus Mistry

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Forensic Team Investigates Cyrus Mistry Death, Blames Poor Infrastructure

A seven-member forensic team investigating the death of business tycoon Cyrus Mistry, blamed the faulty design of the bridge as the reason behind the accident. The team confirmed the crash reason saying, the Mercedes-Benz SUV met with an accident due to the "faulty design" of the bridge, while the deaths occurred as occupants were not wearing seat belts, concluding negligence and poor infrastructure can cause death.

Wed, 07 Sep 2022 - 06:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyrus Mistry, Forensic Team, Infrastructure, Bridge Design, Car Crashes

Nirmala Sitharaman

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Union FM Presents Budget 2022-2023; Focuses On Women, MSMEs & Farmers

Union FM Nirmala Sitharaman, on February 1, presented the Union Budget 2022-2023. This year's budget has a main focus on women, children, infrastructure development, farmers and technology development. National Highways, medical infrastructure and startup funding for micro, small and medium enterprises are also under the budget, announced by Sitharaman. Sitharaman said, "we strive to provide a necessary ecosystem for middle class". This year… read-more

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 01:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Union Budget Session, FM Nirmala Sitharaman, FY2022-2023, Women Empowerment, Infrastructure

Courtesy: NDTV

PM Modi And Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth

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PM Modi, Mauritius PM Jugnauth Hold Virtual Meet To Inaugurate Projects

PM Narendra Modi and PM of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, on January 20, jointly inaugurated India-assisted project in Mauritius. The projects include the civil services college and an 8MV solar PV Farm projects. In addition, the duo also had an agreement of extending US$190 mn line of credit (LoC) for metro… read-more

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 09:01 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: India, Mauritius, virtual inauguration, Infrastructure, Development

Courtesy: India Today

Joe Biden

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US House Of Representatives Approve $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill

The US House of Representatives, with a 228-206 vote, approved a $1 trillion infrastructure bill. The bill now has to be signed into law by US President Joe Biden. Reportedly, the infrastructure bill will be used in the funding of the infrastructure projects such as building bridges, roads, water infrastructure, and expanding internet access in the US.

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 01:16 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Joe BIden, US President, Infrastructure, Bills, USA

Adi Guru Shankaracharya

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PM Modi Unveils Statue Of Adi Guru Shankaracharya

The unveiling of the statue of Adi Guru Shankaracharya has been done by PM Narendra Modi at the Kedarnath Temple. The statue was reconstructed after it was destroyed in 2013. Reportedly, PM Modi offered prayers before the inauguration of the statue at the temple. Notably, Kedarnath Temple is one of the four… read-more

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 12:02 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Kedarnath, Kedarnath Temple, PM Narendra Modi, Dehradun, Infrastructure

Courtesy: ANI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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'Gati Shakti' To Enhance Employment, PM Modi Grants Rs 100 Lakh Cr

PM Modi has granted Rs 100 lakh crore under the ''Gati Shakti plan'' during his speech on Independence day in Delhi. Reportedly, it will empower the youth and induce more employment in the country. Under the Gati Shakti plan, the government will also develop infrastructure and transport facilities to provide opportunities to local manufacturers to expand their export businesses and compete in global markets.

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 12:21 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Gati Shakti Plan, PM Modi, Independence Day, Infrastructure, Employment

Courtesy: The Print

China's President Xi JinPing

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'Small Groups' Do Not Decide The Fate Of The world Anymore, Says China To G7 Leaders

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau chaired seven discussions against China in the G7 summit, urging leaders to develop a coherent response to the challenges posed by China. Following which Beijing has forewarned the leaders that "small" groups don't decide the world's fate anymore. China's spokesperson added that they believe all countries are equals, and world affairs should be handled through everyone's consultation.

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 06:15 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: China, G7 Summit, Developing countries, geopolitical events, Infrastructure

Courtesy: The Indian Express

NV Ramana

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SC's Justice NV Ramana Bats For National Judicial Infrastructure Corp

Supreme Court judge Justice N V Ramana, next in line to be the Chief Justice of India, has highlighted the urgent need of reviewing the judicial infrastructure. Laying emphasis on "access to justice" and "speedy justice", he urged the Centre and States to establish a National Judicial Infrastructure Corporation. Moreover, pointing towards poor state of judicial structures, Justice Ramana said, "dilapidated" old structures, improper record… read-more

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 07:54 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Justice NV Ramana, judiciary, Infrastructure, Law

Courtesy: Indian Express

160 held by police for destructing property of Wistron.

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Wistron Accuses Employees Of Damaging Property Worth Rs 437 Cr

Wistron India has filed a case on December 14 against their employees for destructing the iPhone manufacturing plant in Karnataka's Kolar district. The firm claimed a loss of Rs 437.70 crore including gadgets that were either damaged or stolen. Moreover, the factory's infrastructure as well as a few parked cars were also vandalised. Reportedly, Kolar Police have arrested 160 violators based on CCTV footage and workers' shift list.

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 08:27 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: iphone, Manufacturing, Loss, Damage, Theft, Infrastructure

Courtesy: The Indian Express