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AllAfrica.com
Burst Water Pipe Gives Mpumalanga Civil Servants the Afternoon OffBy Nkosinathi Sengwayo, News24 Correspondent Hundreds of officials at the Mpum
Burst Water Pipe Gives Mpumalanga Civil Servants the Afternoon Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
By Nkosinathi Sengwayo, News24 Correspondent Hundreds of officials at the Mpumalanga government headquarters in Mbombela were instructed to go home on Thursday afternoon after a pipe burst. By Friday morning, the pipe, that supplies water to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Burst water pipe gives Mpumalanga civil servants the afternoon offLucky Nxumalo (City Press) Mbombela - Hundreds of officials at the Mpumalanga
Burst water pipe gives Mpumalanga civil servants the afternoon off
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
Lucky Nxumalo (City Press) Mbombela - Hundreds of officials at the Mpumalanga government headquarters in Mbombela were instructed to go home on Thursday afternoon after a pipe burst. By Friday morning, the pipe, that supplies water to the complex... Read more
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BruDirect.com
Home Affairs Exempt 7 Businesses from Mandatory LicensingEnterprises that no longer require a business licence include bakeries, restaur
Home Affairs Exempt 7 Businesses from Mandatory Licensing
BruDirect.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Enterprises that no longer require a business licence include bakeries, restaurants and other public entertainment places, stalls, car dealers, gas stations including oil and other flammable material storage facilities, convenience stores, wood... Read more
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The Star
Traffic offenders, bewareJOHOR BARU: Johor will be the first to use the Automated Number Plate Recogniti
Traffic offenders, beware
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
JOHOR BARU: Johor will be the first to use the Automated Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) device to nab vehicle owners with outstanding traffic summonses and warrants. Johor Baru South OCPD Asst Comm Sulaiman Salleh said the device would be installed... Read more
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The Star
Gunned down in cold bloodGEORGE TOWN: The businessman caught on video hurling profanities at a Road Tran
Gunned down in cold blood
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: The businessman caught on video hurling profanities at a Road Transport Department (JPJ) branch office two months ago has been gunned down in a hail of bullets. Syed Amen Jainul Abdin (pic), 46, was shot at point-blank range in Datuk... Read more
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BruDirect.com
Home Affairs Exempt 7 Businesses from Mandatory LicensingEnterprises that no longer require a business licence include bakeries, restaur
Home Affairs Exempt 7 Businesses from Mandatory Licensing
BruDirect.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Enterprises that no longer require a business licence include bakeries, restaurants and other public entertainment places, stalls, car dealers, gas stations including oil and other flammable material storage facilities, convenience stores, wood... Read more
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dna
Rs 2,000 fine on trucks entering Delhi before 11pmNow, the trucks coming from outside will only be allowed to enter Delhi from 11
Rs 2,000 fine on trucks entering Delhi before 11pm
dna / Posted yesterday
Now, the trucks coming from outside will only be allowed to enter Delhi from 11 PM onwards as the city government has decided to delay their entry timing from 9.30 PM to reduce pollution levels and ease congestion. Trucks entering the national... Read more
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The Hindu
Get ready for round 2 of odd-evenSources say next phase may come in April after the CBSE Board examinations. Th
Get ready for round 2 of odd-even
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Sources say next phase may come in April after the CBSE Board examinations. The Aam Aadmi Party government’s odd-even scheme is expected to be rolled out again in April as per indications from its Council of Ministers on Wednesday. This, even as a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Snapdeal abduction: Last mile connectivity an issue for women commutersOn a day when Ghaziabad hosted its first car-free day with the administration u
Snapdeal abduction: Last mile connectivity an issue for women commuters
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
On a day when Ghaziabad hosted its first car-free day with the administration urging residents to commute by public transport, a 23-year-old woman working with Gurgaon-based Snapdeal was allegedly abducted in an autorickshaw around 8 pm on Wednesday.... Read more
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International Business Times
Uber, Ola and other taxi aggregators to be banned from charging surge price in Indian state Authorities in the south Indian state of Karnataka have proposed to restrict ri
Uber, Ola and other taxi aggregators to be banned from charging surge price in Indian state
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Authorities in the south Indian state of Karnataka have proposed to restrict ride-hailing services from charging a surge price. While the move is seen as an attempt to provide an equal opportunity for all cab operators, it is bound to hit the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Action plan to make public transport robust in Delhi by year-endNEW DELHI: E-tickets in buses, common mobility card, passenger information syst
Action plan to make public transport robust in Delhi by year-end
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
NEW DELHI: E-tickets in buses, common mobility card, passenger information system, electric buses as well as 600 buses and 500 midi buses within the next few months -that's the action plan of the transport department. Rai, who reiterated his earlier... Read more
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The Star
Businessman shot dead was on bail for allegedly outraging modesty of JPJ officerPETALING JAYA: The businessman who was shot dead Thursday in front of a superbi
Businessman shot dead was on bail for allegedly outraging modesty of JPJ officer
The Star / Posted yesterday
PETALING JAYA: The businessman who was shot dead Thursday in front of a superbike shop in Penang had been out on bail for accusing the Road Transport Department (JPJ) of corruption in a rant that had gone viral on social media. The six-minute video... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Penang businessman who rebuked JPJ officer shot dead, says report Published: 11 February 2016 12:25 PM Syed Amen Jainul Abdin, who was charged
Penang businessman who rebuked JPJ officer shot dead, says report
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 11 February 2016 12:25 PM Syed Amen Jainul Abdin, who was charged in court recently for uttering foul language at a Road Transport Department (JPJ) officer, has been shot... Read more
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The Hindu
Karnataka govt.: every cab must have a panic buttonSafety the focus, drivers need minimum 5 years stay in State The new rules for
Karnataka govt.: every cab must have a panic button
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Safety the focus, drivers need minimum 5 years stay in State The new rules for taxi aggregators issued by the government on Wednesday will mean that they will have to toe the line on passenger safety. But, for the moment, they have been given some... Read more
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The Economic Times
Karnataka government proposes cap on cab fares for Uber, OlaThe proposal, if enforced, will upset the additional revenue stream of the taxi
Karnataka government proposes cap on cab fares for Uber, Ola
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
The proposal, if enforced, will upset the additional revenue stream of the taxi aggregators. Karnataka has maintained that the technology-driven cab aggregators cannot charge a fare higher than what is allowed for other regular licensed taxi... Read more
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asianage
Even formula: AAP government spent Rs 1.5 crore on ‘public opinion meets’The AAP government is said to have recently spent Rs 1.50 crore for organising
Even formula: AAP government spent Rs 1.5 crore on ‘public opinion meets’
asianage / Posted yesterday
The AAP government is said to have recently spent Rs 1.50 crore for organising meetings to seek public opinion on odd-even car rationing formula in 272 municipal wards across the national capital. The AAP government had sanctioned Rs 50,000 as... Read more
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asianage
NGT seeks government view on diesel vehicle banNational Green Tribunal has asked government agencies why they have not submitt
NGT seeks government view on diesel vehicle ban
asianage / Posted yesterday
National Green Tribunal has asked government agencies why they have not submitted their views on phasing out over a decade old diesel vehicles in their departments, despite its specific directions two months ago. The green panel had on December 11,... Read more
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asianage
Even formula AAP government spent Rs 1.5 crore on �public opinion meets'The AAP government is said to have recently spent Rs 1.50 crore for organising
Even formula AAP government spent Rs 1.5 crore on �public opinion meets'
asianage / Posted yesterday
The AAP government is said to have recently spent Rs 1.50 crore for organising meetings to seek public opinion on odd-even car rationing formula in 272 municipal wards across the national capital. The AAP government had sanctioned Rs 50,000 as... Read more
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dna
Delhi CM Kejriwal to give Rs 15,000 cheques to e-rickshaw ownersDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address a rally of e-rickshaw drivers
Delhi CM Kejriwal to give Rs 15,000 cheques to e-rickshaw owners
dna / Posted yesterday
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address a rally of e-rickshaw drivers at Ramlila Maidan on February 17 and distribute subsidy cheques of Rs 15,000 each among them. Transport Minister Gopal Rai said 4,600 drivers have registered their... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi government to decide on odd-even formula on Feb 11New Delhi, Feb 10 : The Delhi government will on Thursday take a decision on th
Delhi government to decide on odd-even formula on Feb 11
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 10 : The Delhi government will on Thursday take a decision on the future of the odd-even vehicle restriction formula amid indications that it would be re-implemented in the national capital. Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai said... Read more
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birminghammail
Longbridge housing developer pledges road improvements to allay residents' fearsThe developer behind plans for up to 1,000 homes on a city golf course has pled
Longbridge housing developer pledges road improvements to allay residents' fears
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
The developer behind plans for up to 1,000 homes on a city golf course has pledged to upgrade roads and transport in a bid to win over anxious residents. Housing plan for the North Worcestershire Golf Club site in Longbridge Land director Duncan... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14: SurveyNEW DELHI: Delhiites would not mind another round of 'odd-even' car-rationing s
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14: Survey
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: Delhiites would not mind another round of 'odd-even' car-rationing scheme as a survey has suggested that 78 per cent of them are seeking the plan's re-introduction in the city while around 53 per cent backing its implementation for... Read more
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asianage
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14: survey92 per cent of those supporting its return said they will not buy a second car
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14: survey
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
92 per cent of those supporting its return said they will not buy a second car if the scheme returns (Photo: PTI) Delhi government is set to announce the dates for the second phase of the plan on Thursday. New Delhi: Delhiites would not mind... Read more
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asianage
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14 survey92 per cent of those supporting its return said they will not buy a second car
Delhi for second phase of odd-even as early as Feb 14 survey
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
92 per cent of those supporting its return said they will not buy a second car if the scheme returns (Photo: PTI) Delhi government is set to announce the dates for the second phase of the plan on Thursday. New Delhi: Delhiites would not mind... Read more
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asianage
NGT seeks views on banning government's diesel vehiclesA view of traffic jam at New Delhi (Photo: PTI) The green panel had directed c
NGT seeks views on banning government's diesel vehicles
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
A view of traffic jam at New Delhi (Photo: PTI) The green panel had directed central and state governments to prepare an action plan for disposing diesel vehicles more than 10 years old. New Delhi: National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked government... Read more
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The Economic Times
NGT seeks views on banning government's diesel vehiclesNEW DELHI: National Green Tribunal has asked government agencies why they have
NGT seeks views on banning government's diesel vehicles
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: National Green Tribunal has asked government agencies why they have not submitted their views on phasing out over a decade old diesel vehicles in their departments, despite its specific directions two months ago. The green panel had on... Read more
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New Kerala
Even phase two: Kejriwal to hold review meet todayNew Delhi, Feb. 10 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday will hol
Even phase two: Kejriwal to hold review meet today
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday will hold a review meeting on the implementing the second phase of the Odd-Even plan in the national capital. The state government had sought public opinion via e-mail helpline... Read more
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asianage
Arvind Kejriwal to hold meet to discuss phase two of odd-even schemeDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing a press conference (Photo: PTI)
Arvind Kejriwal to hold meet to discuss phase two of odd-even scheme
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing a press conference (Photo: PTI) Delhi govt had sought public opinion via e-mail helpline and online and that data will also be released. New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold a... Read more
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Calcutta News
Odd-Even phase two: Kejriwal to hold review meet today New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday w
Odd-Even phase two: Kejriwal to hold review meet today
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday will hold a review meeting on the implementing the second phase of the Odd-Even plan in the national capital. The... Read more
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dna
Odd-Even phase two: Arvind Kejriwal to hold review meet todayDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday will hold a review meeting on
Odd-Even phase two: Arvind Kejriwal to hold review meet today
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday will hold a review meeting on the implementing the second phase of the Odd-Even plan in the national capital. The state government had sought public opinion via e-mail helpline and online and that... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Taxi drivers stuck in a time warp – CY Ming Published: 9 February 2016 8:36 PM Kelantan Non-Governmental Organisations C
Taxi drivers stuck in a time warp – CY Ming
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 9 February 2016 8:36 PM Kelantan Non-Governmental Organisations Council president Datuk Abdul Aziz Derasid said more than 300 taxi drivers based at the Malaysia-Thai border had been affected by... Read more
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New Kerala
West Bengal: 6 held in Burdwan for travelling in a car with fake MoD number plateKolkata/Burdwan, Feb 8 : Six suspects were arrested on Monday morning for alleg
West Bengal: 6 held in Burdwan for travelling in a car with fake MoD number plate
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Kolkata/Burdwan, Feb 8 : Six suspects were arrested on Monday morning for allegedly using a car with fake Ministry of Defence (MoD) number plate at Jamalpur area in West Bengal's Burdwan district, police said. According to reports, six men were... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maharashtra minister in fancy number plate rowState cooperation minister Chandrakant Patil was dragged into a controversy on
Maharashtra minister in fancy number plate row
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
State cooperation minister Chandrakant Patil was dragged into a controversy on Saturday for using a fancy number plate car in Solapur. A day later, state transport minister Diwakar Raote directed transport department officials to take action against... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Umno executive dies of lung complicationsEx- Published: 8 February 2016 1:29 PM Former Umno and Barisan Nasional (BN)
Umno executive dies of lung complications
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Ex- Published: 8 February 2016 1:29 PM Former Umno and Barisan Nasional (BN) executive secretary Datuk Yaakob Mohammad, 67, died early this morning at the Damansara KPJ Specialist Hospital in Kuala Lumpur,... Read more
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The Star
Former Umno and BN exec secretary Yaakob Mohammad diesKUALA LUMPUR: Former Umno and Barisan Nasional executive secretary Datuk Yaakob
Former Umno and BN exec secretary Yaakob Mohammad dies
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Umno and Barisan Nasional executive secretary Datuk Yaakob Mohammad, 67, died early Monday morning at the Damansara KPJ Specialist Hospital here due to lung complications. His son, Datuk Ahmad Fazley Yaakob who is a singer and... Read more
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News.com.au
Parade trees’ future on the lineResidents at a public meeting say The Parade’s landmark median strip trees must
Parade trees’ future on the line
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
Residents at a public meeting say The Parade’s landmark median strip trees must be retained in any plan for an extension of the tram line. AXING The Parade’s landmark ironbark trees to make room for a tram line would “rip the heart out of Norwood”,... Read more
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News.com.au
New call for bicycles to be registeredA Campbelltown councillor wants to see all bicycles registered. ALL bicycles s
New call for bicycles to be registered
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
A Campbelltown councillor wants to see all bicycles registered. ALL bicycles should be registered to discourage cyclists from riding recklessly, a Campbelltown councillor says. Councillor Neville Grigg wants to lobby the State Government, through... Read more
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The Star
Bus firm in hot water over violent driverPETALING JAYA: The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is taking action aga
Bus firm in hot water over violent driver
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
PETALING JAYA: The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is taking action against an express bus operator over the alleged assault of a passenger by a driver during a journey from Malacca to Penang on Jan 25. The commission said that it had... Read more
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The Economic Times
Helmet must for pillion riders in MaharashtraMUMBAI: Two-wheeler pillion riders too will now have to wear helmets in Maharas
Helmet must for pillion riders in Maharashtra
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
MUMBAI: Two-wheeler pillion riders too will now have to wear helmets in Maharashtra with the state Transport department today issuing a circular to this effect as per the orders of the Bombay High Court. "The Bombay High Court had made it compulsory... Read more
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birminghammail
How the real Birmingham Dad's Army prepared to give Hitler a bloody noseThe new Dad’s Army film has arrived on cinema screens but, as Mike Lockley repo
How the real Birmingham Dad's Army prepared to give Hitler a bloody nose
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
The new Dad’s Army film has arrived on cinema screens but, as Mike Lockley reports, a secret Birmingham base taught the real Home Guard how to kill. For those Dad’s Army members – the last line of defence against Adolf Hitler's Germany – it was the... Read more
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The Star
SPAD to take legal action against bus operator over assault of passengerPETALING JAYA: The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is initiating legal
SPAD to take legal action against bus operator over assault of passenger
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
PETALING JAYA: The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is initiating legal action against an express bus operator over the alleged assault of a passenger by a driver during a journey from Malacca to Penang on Jan 25. In a statement issued on... Read more
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The Indian Express
Odd-even days over, CM Arvind Kejriwal says scheme to return in new formTHANKING THE people, police and government of Delhi for their role in implement
Odd-even days over, CM Arvind Kejriwal says scheme to return in new form
The Indian Express / Posted 7 days ago
THANKING THE people, police and government of Delhi for their role in implementing the 15-day odd-even drive to curb vehicular pollution that ended on Friday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said the administration would re-introduce the scheme in an... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Phl left far behind due to bad leadersNo man is a prophet in his own land. That truism frustrates architect-urban pla
Phl left far behind due to bad leaders
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
No man is a prophet in his own land. That truism frustrates architect-urban planner Felino Palafox Jr. no end. For world leaders he has planned and built modern cities, yet cannot get Philippine officials to do the first good thing for our people. In... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to inaugurate 12th SAG in Guwahati tomorrowGuwahati, Feb 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 12th South A
PM Modi to inaugurate 12th SAG in Guwahati tomorrow
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Guwahati, Feb 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 12th South Asian Games (SAG) in Guwahati on Friday. The mega sporting event will be held in Guwahati and Shillong from February 5-11. Around 3000 athletes from the eight... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Road safety campaigns ineffectiveNumber of road accidents in the state still high, human factor the leading caus
Road safety campaigns ineffective
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Number of road accidents in the state still high, human factor the leading cause, says Manyin Manyin (third left) together with (from second left) Chan, Davina and Mohd Hatta giving their thumbs-up after Manyin fixes the road safety message sticker... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow Authorities Threaten to Ban Uber Taxi AppMoscow's Transport Department will seek to ban taxi app Uber from the city unle
Moscow Authorities Threaten to Ban Uber Taxi App
The Moscow Times / Posted 9 days ago
Moscow's Transport Department will seek to ban taxi app Uber from the city unless the company signs an agreement with the authorities, department head Maxim Liksutov said in an interview with the Govorit Moskva radio station on Wednesday. The... Read more
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News.com.au
Where a 3m snake is part of a new $343k play zoneYoung Hayden and Ruby try out the new play area. Picture: Matt Loxton A SNAKE
Where a 3m snake is part of a new $343k play zone
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Young Hayden and Ruby try out the new play area. Picture: Matt Loxton A SNAKE sculpture 3m long and a miniature maze are among features of a revamped playground to open next week. The Edwardstown Soldiers’ Memorial Recreation Ground has had a... Read more
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The Age
V/Line crisis began with Regional Rail Link cutbacks five years agoCorey Hannett, former CEO of the Regional Rail Link Authority, is Co-ordinator
V/Line crisis began with Regional Rail Link cutbacks five years ago
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Corey Hannett, former CEO of the Regional Rail Link Authority, is Co-ordinator General of Labor’s major transport infrastructure program. Photo: Melanie Dove The public servant overseeing the Andrews government's record $20 billion public transport... Read more
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The Courier
V/Line crisis began with Regional Rail Link cutbacks five years agoThe public servant overseeing the Andrews government's record $20 billion publi
V/Line crisis began with Regional Rail Link cutbacks five years ago
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
The public servant overseeing the Andrews government's record $20 billion public transport agenda made a series of cuts to the Regional Rail Link project that have contributed to V/Line's current crisis. The public servant overseeing the Andrews... Read more
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The Hindu
Passengers asked to get off at city check pointsTransport Department, traffic police set posts up to keep buses, goods vehicles
Passengers asked to get off at city check points
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Transport Department, traffic police set posts up to keep buses, goods vehicles out There was chaos and confusion at entry points in the city on Monday morning. Thousands of passengers were asked to disembark from the private buses they were... Read more
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