Mumbai architecture creates double decker bus from scrap!

Manish Agrawal, a Mumbai-based entrepreneur, has created fascinating products from scrap, including a double decker bus.

Tell centre to scrap Sethu Samudram, TN urges SC

The Tamil Nadu government has urged the Supreme Court to direct the central government not to proceed with the implementation of the Sethu Samudram Shipping Channel Project in the Palk Strait.

The Sounds of Kochi: Artist creates music from scrap

Artist Dylan Martorell has collected scrap in various shapes and colours and assembled them together to produce sounds which are music to the ears.

Scrap UID project: Achuthanandan

CPI-M veteran VS
Achuthanandan on Friday demanded that the Centre abandon the
Aadhar project to issue unique ID numbers to all citizens,
considering security and ethical consequences involved.

Jayalalithaa govt scraps free TV scheme

The Jayalalithaa government in
Tamil Nadu on Friday scrapped another pet scheme of the
Karunanidhi regime by ending free colour TV distribution on
which over Rs 3,600 crore was spent in the past five years.

Huge cache of ammunition enters capital in the form of scrap

With hundreds of kilograms of ammunition making its way to the capital in the form of scrap, the army is busy disposing of the stockpile of more than 3500 pieces of mortars and rockets, defusing about 2000 of these.

HC asks DU students to teach blind to get scrapped criminal case

Two Delhi University students were
asked on Tuesday by the Delhi High Court to teach blind students in
their college for a year to get scrapped a criminal case
against them for being involved in a brawl a year ago.

Japan says crippled nuclear plant to be scrapped

Japan`s top government spokesman says the country`s tsunami-ravaged nuclear plant must eventually be scrapped.

KOL scrap last 2010 gig

KOL`s concert was axed just hours before show time due to blaze.

Scrapping of MLA funds welcome: Abdul Bari Siddiqui

Hailing scrapping of the allocation of funds for LADS of MLAs and MLCs in Bihar, Opposition leader in the state assembly Abdul Bari Siddiqui on Wednesday asked CM Nitish Kumar to advise other NDA-ruled sates to take similar steps.

Nitish govt to scrap LAD funds for legislators

In a move to weed out corruption,
the Nitish Kumar government on Friday decided to scrap the
existing allocation of funds for Local Area Development (LAD)
scheme for MLAs and MLCs in Bihar, in principle.

Tokyo governor scraps China visit over `yakuza` behaviour

Tokyo`s outspoken conservative
governor Shintaro Ishihara said on Tuesday he would scrap a visit
to Beijing over Japan`s row with China, likening its behaviour
to that of "yakuza" gangsters.

Bangladesh`s HC stays government order scrapping Koko`s parole

The Bangladesh High Court on Thursday
stayed for 40 days a government decision scrapping the parole
of the expatriate younger son of main opposition BNP chief
Khaleda Zia and ordering him to return home by August 31.

Sweden scraps military conscription

Sweden has abolished a 100-year
tradition of compulsory military service for men during
peacetime but will continue to take volunteers.

Russia might lose heavily for scrapping Iran defence contract

Russia might have to pay a heavy
price for scrapping its S-300 air defence missiles deal with
Iran, frozen after the fresh UN Security Council, with the
penalty for breaching the contract put at USD 400 million.

UK begins process to scrap ID cards

UK`s new coalition
govt has begun scrapping ID cards and destroying the National Identity Register.

Major fire in scrap, medicine warehouses in Delhi

A major fire broke out in a warehouse storing scrap and quickly enveloped a nearby hall packed with medicines in south Delhi`s Okhla area Tuesday, officials said.

`Online auction to discard obsolete articles and machines`

Delhi Government today
decided to follow a "transparent mechanism" under which
obsolete articles and machines of various departments will be
disposed off through an online auction.

Delhi enforces rules for radioactive material disposal

The Delhi government Monday enforced rules for disposal of radioactive material as per the directives of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB), Health Minister Kiran Walia said.

Fourth fire in Delhi scrap in two weeks

A fire broke out Saturday in the Mundka scrap market in west Delhi - the fourth such incident in the area in the last two weeks, an official said.