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Defence Chief James Mattis Quits Day After Trump Announces Syria Pullout 
Date: 21 Dec 2018

Washington:  US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned on Thursday, a day after President Donald Trump shocked the US establishment by pulling out of Syria. In a letter to Trump, Mattis suggested his world view, which favors traditional alliances and standing up to "malign actors," stands at odds with the president`s. "Because you have the right to have a Secretary of Defense whose views are better aligned
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Highways may get their old numbers back 
Date: 28 Nov 2018

The new names of highways have created confusion as people know major stretches by their old names. It’s not just road-users but even officials in the highway  ministry and National Highway Authority of India are confused about the new numbers of national highways across the country. Even seven years after the old numbers were changed, tenders floated by NHAI mentions Delhi-Mumbai stretch as NH 8 instead of its new name, NH 48.
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Giant Wheel Of Highway - Western Peripheral Expressway opens today 
Date: 19 Nov 2018

NEW DELHI: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal stretch, or the Western Peripheral Expressway (WPE), Delhi will now have a third ring road around it which will divert heavy traffic that passes through Delhi but is bound for other parts of the country. PM Modi had inaugurated the first leg of the project, the Eastern Peripheral Expressway, in July this year. With the second leg opening today, the expressway will be
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Land pooling policy approved by DDA: Details 
Date: 08 Sep 2018

Around 19,000 hectares of land will be developed in Delhi as part of the land pooling policy, which was approved by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on September 7. It has now been forwarded to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs for approval. The policy was cleared after five years at DDA`s board meeting chaired by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal. As part of the policy, 17 lakh dwelling units are expected to come up, out of which 15 perc
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PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for India's longest Purvanchal Expressway in UP's Azamgarh 
Date: 15 Jul 2018

After inaugurating world`s largest mobile manufacturing unit of Samsung in Noida, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay foundation for the country`s longest Purvanchal Expressway in Azamgarh on Saturday. The 340-km-long Purvanchal Expressway will link nine districts of Eastern Uttar Pradesh cities, including PM`s parliamentary Constituency Varanasi, directly with Lucknow and Delhi. It will also be linked with the 302-km-long Lucknow-Agra Expressway
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