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September 2016

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The Undersigned is directed to say that as per provisions of the para 13.3 of Mission Statement and guidelines of smart cities Mission ,a smart city Advisory FOrum will be Established at the city level for all 100 smart cities to advise and enable collaboration among various stakeholders. For More …
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Women should focus on education as degrees would only get them employment, MLC and Chairperson of Andhra Pradesh Women Commission Nannapaneni Rajakumari said on Tuesday. Addressing students at a symposium on ‘Strategies of women progress in view of smart cities’ at Mrs. A.V.N. College, organised jointly by the Department of Telugu …
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Nokia is to support Europe’s first dedicated testing facility for the use of unmanned aerial vehicles for traffic management. The facility, at Twente Airport, near Enschede in the Netherlands, will enable Nokia to develop and trial its UAV Traffic Management system for the use of drones in proximity of urban …
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Realtors’ body NAREDCO recently hailed the government’s announcement of 27 more cities for the development of smart cities, saying the move would provide business opportunities for the real estate developers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi along with holy cities of Amritsar and Ajmer has made it to the list …
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Political leaders cutting across party affiliations have welcomed the Centre’s decision to include Mangaluru in the new list of 27 cities to be upgraded as Smart Cities. Following the Centre’s announcement of the third list of smart cities on September 20, the City Corporation Mayor Harinath, belonging to the Congress, was …
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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan recently met UK international development minister Priti Patel here for talks on Britain’s collaboration with the state on many projects, including the development of three smart cities. Chouhan is leading a delegation of government officials from the commerce, industry, investment and employment departments to the …
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Pimpri Chinchwad units of Congress and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena and Nationalist Congress Party held demonstrations against the state government for not including Pimpri Chinchwad in the Smart City project. Initially the state government had included Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad jointly in list of 10 cities to be selected from the …
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The general body members rejected the smart city proposal for the third time. The conditions cited to be included in the smart city list are unacceptable and not in the best interest of the city, they said. Eight corporations, including NMMC were considered eligible by the state to compete. In the …
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Doctors of the Indian Medical Association, Karimnagar chapter, have assured all assistance to the Municipal Corporation of Karimnagar in achieving the Smart City status for the town. At a meeting organised by the MCK in Karimnagar town on Sunday, the doctors supported the cause taken up by the civic body to …
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Six companies, which are in the fray for the appointment of a project management consultant for the implementation of Smart City projects, made a presentation before UT officials during a meeting held recently. B Purushartha, MC Commissioner-cum-nodal officer of the Smart City Project, said the PMC would design, develop, manage and …