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Is Delhi ready for BS-VI fuel?

go to link For the past two winters, Delhi has witnessed high smog levels owing to vehicular pollution & crop-burning. To ensure that pollution is kept under control, the Delhi government decided to introduce BS-VI grade petrol & diesel in the capital two years ahead of schedule in April 2018. But the move by the government, though praiseworthy and much needed, presents crucial issues that need remedy; 1. Delhi has a vehicular population in excess of 1 Crore.

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Why Sex Has Become The Only Strong Attraction

Santosh Desai, who writes the column City City Bang Bang for the Times of India, is one of the very few of what I would call the Thinking Man’s Journalist. When most other news articles across various media are filled with details and opinions, his are the rare exceptions, filled with an honest and unbiased analysis of the issue at hand. In  TOI, he wrote about the whole furore over Dr Harsh Vardhan’s comment on

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Will Migratory Birds Come To Sanjay Lake Next Year?

The sprawling greenery of the Sanjay Jheel is not only the lung of East Delhi, but it is the haven for many migratory birds that fly here every winter. Different types of birds can be seen here till February end every year. Shovellers, pintail, common pochard, tufted pochard, common teal, spot-bill, yellow-headed wagtail and pied wagtail are some of the birds that commonly visit the lake. But environmentalists have warned that the migratory birds may

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