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Delhi ranked 7th in most expensive office locations list

Delhi has been ranked 7th in most expensive office locations list in the world, according to latest JLL India Report 2017. According to a study by JLL, Delhi’s rents are more expensive than San Francisco, Dubai and Washington DC whereas Mumbai at 16th position scores higher than Los Angeles, Singapore and Paris. The findings reveal ..

Winter Dream declared as official emblem for Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games

The Beijing 2022 Organising Committee (BOCOG) has recently launched the official emblems for the 2022 Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games at a ceremony held at the National Aquatic Center in the Chinese capital on December 15, 2017. The emblems for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games have been named “Winter Dream” and “Flying ..

Ashok Khale, veteran cyclist passes away

Veteran cyclist Ashok Khale (64), who was recently injured in the suspected hit-and-run case on the Sion-Panvel highway, has passed away in the Bombay hospital during treatment on November 12, 2017. He won several medals for cycle-riding in state and national-level championships. He had represented India in Giro d’Italia event and was also called as ..

Melbourne declared world’s most liveable city by The Economist’s Global Liveability Report-2017

Melbourne has been declared the world’s most liveable city for the 7th consecutive year by The Economist’s annual global liveability survey, despite soaring housing costs and serious congestion challenges. The annual survey assesses 140 cities and ranks them according to their stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. Others in the 10 most liveable ..

Govt sets up Metro Advisory Board; board to be headed by Mr. Sudhir Krishna

Government establishes Metro Advisory Board. Objective: To formulate and co-ordinate the development plans for several metro rail networks all over India. To aid and advise the central government in matters relating to Metro Railways. The Board will be headed by the Urban Development Secretary Sudhir Krishna and will have 5 members. In its starting phase ..

Quick News Today: National

CRPF and NSG on Saturday got their new chiefs with A S Gill Aviation Turbine Fuel rates Slashed Impeachment of Calcutta high court judge Justice Soumitra Sen US move against outsourcing may be contested in the World Trade Organisation: Kamal Nath India is failing its rural poor with 230 million people being undernourished BPCL emerged ..