May 202016
 
Onitsha, Kaduna, Aba among world’s top 10 most polluted cities: Report

Nigeria’s Onitsha, Anambra State’s commercial capital, is the most polluted city on earth, the World Health Organisation has said in a report. According to the recently released report, three Nigerian cities make the list of 10 most polluted cities of the world. While Onitsha is first, Kaduna is the fifth and Aba, in Abia State, follows at the sixth position. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Oct 282015
 
Dublin ranks 3rd best city in the world to visit in 2016: Travel Guide

Dublin has been named the third best city in the world to visit next year by the travel guide, Lonely Planet. The city is described as a location that “pulsates with youthful vibrancy”. Lonely Planet says that among the reasons that Dublin features so high on the list is the events planned for the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Oct 272015
 
Top 10 Most Expensive Cities in the World

Zurich and Geneva are the top two costliest cities in the world, followed by New York City, said UBS in its latest report. Hong Kong ranks the first in Asia and the sixth in the world based on rent and other factors, according to the UBS Prices and Earnings study. The study, based on the prices of 122 goods and services, studied prices, wages and earners’ purchasing power in 71 cities worldwide. Here are the top 10 most expensive cities in the world. 10. Sydney, […]

Jun 172015
 
Tokyo ranks world's best city to live

Monocle’s 2015 Quality of Life Survey ranked Tokyo in the top spot. The cities of Vienna, Berlin, Sydney and Melbourne round out the top five. When it comes to restaurants, bars and unlimited evening entertainment options, cities like New York and London immediately spring to mind. But for people who actually live in such a major metropolis, the story may be a bit different. When it comes to cities where people have a truly high quality of life, a recent survey has found Tokyo, Japan, […]

Dec 182014
 
National capital becomes the second-most expensive city to buy a home

Delhi is the second-most expensive city to buy a home. The average increase in the rental values since past 3 years was 29.05 per cent where the property price was increased by only 2.59 per cent. This can be understood as the city have majority of immigrant population where renting is more preferred. Recommended to rent a property irrespective of how much they earn. However outer areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) region like Greater Noida Expressway and Indirapuram may provide some opportunities to […]

National capital Delhi becomes world’s second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo: Report

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Jul 202014
 
National capital Delhi becomes world’s second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo: Report

Delhi has become the world’s second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo, more than doubling its population since 1990 to 25 million, according to a UN report. The 2014 revision of the World Urbanisation Prospects launched yesterday said that India is projected to add the highest number of people to its urban population by 2050, ahead of China. The Indian capital is expected to retain the spot of the world’s second most populous city through at least 2030, when its population is expected to […]

Chandigarh becomes worst Indian city: Survey

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Jun 152014
 
Chandigarh becomes worst Indian city: Survey

Indian cities don’t score very high on several parameters such as laws, policies, institutions, processes and accountability mechanisms that strongly influence quality of life. According to the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems by Janaagraha which was carried out in 21 major cities of India across 18 states, the quality of life is poor. Indian cities have scored in the range of 2.5 to 4.0 on 10 as against the global benchmarks of London and New York which have scored 9.6 and 9.3 respectively. Kolkata scored […]

Take a Look Best Coffee Spots in Bangalore City

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Jan 302014
 
Take a Look Best Coffee Spots in Bangalore City

There is nothing that awakens your senses like the aroma of brewing hot coffee wafting through the air. The pleasant cool climate of Bangalore often drives its citizens into the arms of a hot cup of coffee. Coffee lovers can have a gala of time in Bangalore, as the city is strewn with grand establishments that primarily serve prepared coffee with other beverages, desserts and sweets. The price range can vary from single digit to 3 digits numbers, but quality and finesse of coffee comes […]

This Paschim Puri Road is Full of Potholes

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Jun 252011
 
This Paschim Puri Road is Full of Potholes

Paschim Puri Road along with the drain which gets connected to Road No.77, West Punjabi Bagh, New Delhi is full of potholes. Driving is not so easy here specially at nights. The whole road is in pretty pathetic condition, said the locals. The local residents of Paschim Puri recently emailed photographs to NewsofDelhi.com about the road and its condition. They urged, the government officials specially area’s Councillor should notice this issue and take appropriate action quickly. Since NewsofDelhi has taken initiative to publish Delhi local […]

Sudershan Park’s MCD Primary School for Kids Encroached with Illegal Political Hoardings

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Jun 252011
 
Sudershan Park's MCD Primary School for Kids Encroached with Illegal Political Hoardings

MCD Primary School of Sudershan Park is encroached with illegal hoardings of politicians. If MCD can’ protect its schools from encroachment, so how will they help others ? People rather than politicians are sent challan for hoardings, so why doesn’t MCD issue challan to these people ? The exact location is: MCD Primary School behind Wadhawa Ram Sehgal Park, Sudershan Park, New Delhi-110015.  

Okhla Residents Follow the Footsteps of Anna Hazare

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Jun 182011
 

Okhla residents are angry and frustrated over Delhi Goverment’s plan to make waste-to-energy plant at Okhla. Now, they got inspired with Anna Ji’s movement and decided to go on hunger strike. A resident of Batla House went on a 48-hour fast on Friday morning. Another resident of New Friends Colony, Chandra Rajan, has said that if Zain-ul-Abideen’s protest at Okhla does not elicit a positive response from the agencies, she will embark on an indefinite fast from the coming week. With the three weeks that […]

The left turn at Moti Nagar Red light is dangerous and poorly maintained

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Jun 182011
 
The left turn at Moti Nagar Red light is dangerous and poorly maintained

This pic. again tells us that our capital Delhi is full of potholes which are very dangerous for commuters. Left turn towards Punjabi Bagh from Moti Nagar main Red light is dangerous and the road is full of potholes there. Moreover, these potholes are in front of MCD office. In fact, Moti Nagar Red light from all around is full of potholes. MCD is being paid huge money via taxes still this MCD department is very slow in repairing the roads. We Delhiites are not […]