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Javadekar Acknowledges Chennai Floods ‘Unprecedented Natural Disaster’

Union Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar, who has de-linked Chennai floods as a testimony of climate change in Paris on the sidelines of Global Conference has acknowledged on Friday the rain fury was a "natural disaster of unprecedented scale." Terming it as a lesson to rethink on urban planning and city governance, he said:"Chennai is a natural disaster of unprecedented ...

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BBMP Puttenahalli Demolition Runs Into 3rd Week

The demolition of Puttenahalli has taken more than 13 days and is still continuing making it one of the longest demolition in Banagalore’s BBMP history and the traffic on JP Nagar 7th Phase main road from Kothanur to Marenahalli remains snarled almost throughout the second week. Bangalore’s civic body BBMP took up the demolition of illegal construction along the Puttenahalli ...

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