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Residents suffer noise and air pollution for nearly a decade, courtesy Indian Railways

By Raju Vernekar The residents of the Akash Horizon Premises Cooperative Society Limited, located bang opposite Western Railway’s (WR) car shed at Mumbai Central (east side), have complained about constant air and noise pollution, they are suffering for nearly one decade, due to the work of maintenance of trains, in the car shed adjacent to their …

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Amit Shah director of Co-op bank with highest amount of demonetised notes among DCCBs, finds RTI reply 7

Amit Shah director of Co-op bank with highest amount of demonetised notes among DCCBs, finds RTI reply

Originally published by The New Indian Express, deleted without explanation. MUMBAI: A district cooperative bank, which has Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah as a director, netted the highest deposits among such banks of old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes that were abruptly demonetised on November 8, 2016, according to RTI replies received …

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Non-Compliance & Non-adherence of RERA provisions by M/s. Runwal Developers in the project ‘Runwal Elegante’ 8

Non-Compliance & Non-adherence of RERA provisions by M/s. Runwal Developers in the project ‘Runwal Elegante’

Open Letter to Gautam Chaterjee 07th October, 2017 To, Shri Gautam Chatterjee, Hon’ble Chairman, Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority, 3rd Floor, A-Wing, Slum Rehabilitation Authority, Administrative Building, Anant Kanekar Marg, Bandra (E), Mumbai 400 051 Dear Sir, Sub: Non-Compliance and Non-adherence of RERA 2016 provisions by M/s. Runwal Developers in reference to their project ‘Runwal Elegante’ …

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Excerpt from UIDAI contract with Biometric Service providers

Is UIDAI speaking the truth when it denies that CIA had access to Aadhaar information?

On August 24th 2017, WikiLeaks published secret documents from the ExpressLane project of the CIA pertaining to the cyber operations the OTS (Office of Technical Services), a branch within the CIA conducts against liaison services. The OTS provides a biometric collection system to liaison services around the world with the expectation for sharing of the …

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Open letter to MahaRERA Chief Gautam Chaterjee: Builders don’t respect RERA

10th July, 2017, Mumbai: I handed over a letter to Mr Gautam Chatterjee, Chief of Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (known as MahaRERA), with a sample of one prominent builder’s draft of “RERA-compliant Sales Agreement”, and the issues contained in that draft. In it, I pointed out the various shortcomings of this draft, which were …

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