Gangotri.... All without water
New Delhi, November 16
Running water comes as a surprise
to the residents of Alaknanda but it proves to be no less than a miracle
to the inhabitants of Godavari Apartments at the other end of the area.
lords of the road add to Sonepat’s stench
Sonepat, November 16
There is something rotten in the
city. Stray cattle put in a sudden appearance in the midst of speeding
vehicles, dangerously disrupting the already chaotic flow of traffic.
Besides, a large number of cows and buffaloes which should be confined
to the sheds in dairy colonies are left free to roam the streets. They
graze on the lush lawns of the parks in various residential colonies and
then urinate and defecate on the roads.
The siege within
New Delhi, November16
The Mattoos in Delhi's Pamposh
Enclave are celebrating their son's wedding. Every one is happily busy.
But Umasheori, the groom's granny, has a forlorn look on her face. An
illiterate woman, she is left lamenting her handicap. She cannot talk in
Hindi and her grand daughter-in-law being a Tamilian cannot speak
mitigate East Delhi’s parking woes?
Paucity of parking space,
it seems, is a major deterrent these days for owning and driving a
vehicle, especially in what is dubbed a posh area in the sprawling
Indraprastha Extension in East Delhi. Already the parking lots within
the societies are bursting at the seams with many residents owning two
or more vehicles.
- Soya milk
- Spoilsport SFI
- Mute inquiry
Dept workers to intensify stir
THE Forest Department
Mazdoor Union has decided to organise a rally and demonstration on
December 20 at Chandigarh in protest against the non-acceptance of its
“legitimate” demands by the state government headed by Mr Om Prakash
- Found dead
- JD (U) meeting
- MP’s visit
- Annual utsav
TRAI of telephone blues, suggests way out
Gurgaon , November 16
The Grahak Sahayak, a voluntary
organisation, has written to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
highlighting certain issues that are affecting the telephone subscribers
Rs 8 cr for
Ghaziabad, November 16
An amount of over Rs 8 crore has
been sanctioned by the Central Road Corporation for the construction of
the 27 km-long Gulawathi-Dasna road. Besides, the World Bank and other
financial institutions have sanctioned Rs 1 crore for laying other roads
in the district.
dharna enters 11th day
Faridabad, November 16
After Escorts, it’s the turn of
workers of Bhartiya Cutler Hammer Factory here to go on an agitation to
seek acceptance of their demands. The dharna of the employees union of
the factory entered the 11th day today.
on diabetes from today
New Delhi, November 16
If statistics are to be believed,
India will have the largest number of diabetics in the world by the end
of 2001. To spread awareness about diabetes, the Diabetic Self-Care
Foundation is holding its two-day annual convention at the
Constitutional Club from tomorrow. The convention will be attended by
the major eye hospitals in Delhi. There will also be free eye check ups.