Rope-way transport system for decongestion of Dhaula Kuan-Mansesar via Gurgaon: Gadkari
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Mr. Nitin Gadkari today announced to start rope-way transport system between Dhaula Kuan and Mansesar via Gurgaon. Estimated per km cost of this project would be Rs 50 crore as compared to Rs350 crore per kilometer of Metro. Based on new technology, it would help in decongestion of traffic and provide facility to the people of Haryana and Delhi. He also announced that road projects worth Rs 25,000 crore would be executed in Haryana by the end of December this year.
Badal turns Punjab from food bowl to Drug bowl of the Nation: Bajwa
The Punjab Pradesh Congress President, Mr Partap Singh Bajwa, today challenged  Mr Parkash Singh Badal to count even his single achievement during his five terms as the Chief Minister during which the state had only gone down while his family business had proliferated. The State which was once known for green revolution is now more famous for Drug trafficking which is nourishing with Political Police patronage.                                                                                             
Badal hails PM to hasten the industrial growth in the country
As part of the nationwide 'Digital India week, Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday launched the state Portal ePMS (Electronic Projects Management System) to fast-track infrastructure development. A chief minister's office spokesperson said Badal hailed the initiative taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hasten the industrial growth in the country.The novel project was kicked off to enhance efficiency, bring transparency, boost the investor confidence, revive the investment cycle, eliminate the human interaction and improve the communication between industries to government, state to Centre or vice-versa.
Promient oersonalities of India urge President of India to reconsider Yakub Memon's mercy plea
Leaders of various parties including BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha and its expelled MP Ram Jethmalani, eminent jurists and people from different walks of life on Sunday submitted a fresh petition to President Pranab Mukherjee requesting him to waive the death sentence of Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon. 
500 Indian soldiers lost lives in Kargil Conflict

July 26 marks the 16th anniversary of eviction of Pakistani soldiers who occupied the icy peaks across the Line of Control in Kashmir in the summer of 1999. The conflict claimed the lives of over 500 Indian soldiers. To commemorate the victory and honour the martyrs, Army is holding a series of events in the national capital as well in Drass sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

Notice issued to Official for 'concealing' facts about Priyanka Vadra land purchase case
The Himachal Pradesh Information Commission today issued notices to ADM-cum-PIO, Shimla, and others asking them why penalty should not be imposed on them for "concealing" information in a supplementary plea filed by an RTI activist in the case relating to purchase of land by Priyanka Vadra near here.
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Punjab creates Revolving fund to provide Rs 3 lakh to kins of farmers committing suicide
In a move to provide relief to the distressed families of the farmers committing suicide in Punjab, chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday approved a policy for creating a 'revolving fund' so that one-time monetary assistance of Rs 3 lakh can be given to the next of kin of such farmers.The 'revolving fund for relief' to the suicide-affected families would be created with the state revenue department to ensure timely relief to the affected families, a spokesman here said.
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Haryana orders videography of all the General Body meetins of Housing societies to induct transperancy in the functioning
With a view to ensuring transparency, all Cooperative Group Housing Societies (CGHS) will now be required to videograph all meetings of the managing committee, sub-committee and general body and keep a copy for the benefit of their members. They will submit it to the concerned Assistant Registrar Cooperative societies/ Deputy Registrar Cooperative societies (ARCS/DRCS) whenever asked for, and at the time of forwarding the case for approval of transfer/list of members.
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Hurriyat chief Syed Ali Geelani declines Pak High Commission’s Eid Milan invitation
Apparently miffed over not including Kashmir in the joint statement issued by Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif after they met in Russia recently, Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani has declined the invitation from Pakistan High Commission for attending Eid Milan in New Delhi. Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi is organizing Eid Milan on July 22, after it had  cancelled the July 4 Iftaar Party at an eleventh hour in the wake of the Ufa meeting between Nawaz Sharif and Narendra Modi. 
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British Minister lauds Pakistan’s economic progress
British Minister of State for International Development Desmond Swayne called on Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar here in Islamabad on Wednesday and discussed matters of mutual interests. During the meeting, Desmond Swayne conveyed felicitations of British Prime Minister David Cameron to Senator Dar on the successful economic reforms programme. He said despite economic constraints and political challenges, the incumbent government had shown tremendous resilience and achieved an economic turnaround, which was really commendable.
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