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Development Watch – January Week #2

Latest news about Affordable housing, India’s fastest super-computer, Wi-Fi in all stations, Special Assistance in Naxal Districts and Demand for commercial offices

Going to a Restaurant or Pub? Keep Fire Safety in mind

The recent unfortunate incident at Kamala Mills in Mumbai where 14 people lost their lives has shook up municipal bodies to take a stock of the fire safety norms in eateries. Both design and operational prudence, along with adherence to bye-laws, can go a long way in ensuring safety of occupants and users.

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Dharnai Village, Bihar, India – 85.7%

Pratik says – “Visited Dharnai Village as part of Good Governance Yatra 2017. Dharnai Village is India’s first fully solar powered village. They have powered street lights, motor operated water distribution in the farms, Village anganwadi, Panchayat office etc.”
Overall Rating – 2/3
Overall Score – 85.7%
Duration of Stay – Short Visit

The Weekly Recap: 7 Major News Stories

Read how electricity consumption in Germany has “pay-off”! See latest news on Air India’s revival, launch of web portals, political funding through electoral bonds, GST e-way bill and digital transactions.

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Sector Alpha 2, Greater Noida – 72.5%

Anonymous says – “It is a very good place as compared to other places nearby”
Overall Rating – 2/3
Overall Score – 72.5%
Duration of Stay – More than 3 years

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Review of Lodhi Garden, New Delhi – 81.5%

Deepak says – “The park is great but with few shortcomings such as lack of benches, restrooms and dustbins. Overall, a great place to spend quality time with your friends or family on weekends.”
Overall Maintenance – 2/3
Overall Score –81.5%

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Yelenahalli, Bangalore, India – 62.7%

Saurabh says – “This is still a developing residential surrounding. With many new projects coming up and near completion, the future of this area looks promising.”
Overall Rating – 2/3
Overall Score – 62.7%
Duration of Stay – Up to 3 years

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Bajghera Village, Haryana, India – 80.95%

Susmita says – “Currently Bajghera mostly has workshops for carrier vehicles. It is close to upcoming Dwarka Expressway.”
Overall Rating – 2/3
Overall Score – 80.95%
Duration of Stay – Less than 1 month

Colaba Causeway, Mumbai, India – 83.3%

Susmita says – “Value for money shopping options. Classic cafes from yester-years. Great options to eat for every budget.”
Overall Rating – 3/3
Overall Score – 83.3%
Duration of Stay – More than 1 month

Park with Open Gym, New Delhi – 88.9%

Anonymous says – “This park is easily accessible from all parts of Dwarka Sector 18. It has all basic outdoor exercise equipment.”
Overall Maintenance – 3/3
Overall Score – 88.9%

Jaipur-Ajmer-Pushkar, India – 100%

Susmita says – “We started from Jaipur city at around 8:30 am, and reached Ajmer at 10 30. Taking Ola outstation turned out to be a good option..”
Overall Rating – 3/3
Overall Score – 100%
Duration of Trip – 5 hours

Barakhamba Road, New Delhi, India – 85.7%

Susmita says – “Proximity to Connaught Place helps a great deal. Office spaces are costly here but well-furnished.”
Overall Rating – 3/3
Overall Score – 85.7%
Duration of Use – Visitor

Golf Course Road, Gurgaon, India – 84.4%

Susmita says – “Sought-after area in Gurgaon. Have been to offices like One Horizon, Suncity Business Centre, Ocus Technopolis and Vatika Towers.”
Overall Rating – 3/3
Overall Score – 84.4%
Duration of Use – Visitor

Review of Sector 28, Gurgaon, India – 86.4%

Susmita says – “Connectivity is quite good, with Rapid Metro, Iffco chowk and Golf Course Road nearby.”
Overall Rating – 3/3
Overall Score – 86.4%
Duration of Use – 6 months to 3 years