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Protests erupt in Kenya over high cost of living

China Daily 20 Mar 2023
In the capital Nairobi, especially the central business district and Kibera slums, police officers clashed with protesters who set tires alight ... Along Ngong Road, off Kibera slums, one of the strongholds of the opposition party Azimio La Umoja, many businesses remained closed.

Shifting grain market, clearing largest slum \u2014 looks like Chandigarh already began the work for metro

Indian Express 18 Mar 2023
With Chandigarh\u2019s largest and biggest grain market being shifted, Chandigarh\u2019s largest slum and oldest colony number 4 being expeditiously cleared with no resistance from any political parties and modern bus stops with screens being quickly put up, it appears as if ...

[BN] Chronicles: For a fish fry, Richie Roth's was 'like no other'

The Buffalo News 09 Mar 2023
Steve Cichon ... Here's a look at some of the favorite fish fry suggestions offered by the Buffalo/WNY Fish Fry Geeks ... Even with influential friends, the great cross-societal party came to an end in 1938 when The News reported “flagrant slum conditions, constituting fire, life, and health menaces of the greatest kind” were seen at Ritchie Roth’s ... ....

2BHK scheme spells further trouble for TS govt

Deccan Chronicle 04 Mar 2023
Hyderabad ... Official sources said that the lion's share of 2BHK units apart from the ones constructed in slums will be given to henchmen of the ruling party. Though it would be a lottery system, the names in the chits will be of party workers who were lured during elections, they claimed ... ....

A better sales pitch

The Telegraph India 03 Mar 2023
Development is the mantra of our age but it often seems to mean no more than politically-backed promoters and contractors making fortunes by trampling on nature and aesthetics to create concrete forests of ugly vertical slums. The Bharatiya Janata Party government inherited that legacy.

They literally laughed at you

Hot Air 02 Mar 2023
This explains those parties at 10 Downing Street where government officials yukked it up as they locked everybody else down. Do you think it didn’t happen here? Ask Gavin Newsom about his dinner parties at the French Laundry ... Slumming with the plebs and all.

The best TV shows of 2023 (so far), ranked, from 'The Last of Us' to ...

Shelby Star 01 Mar 2023
'Party Down' ... Reviving a little-known but deeply loved comedy more than a decade after a short two-season run on premium cable might not seem like a good idea on paper because of all the time that has passed, but it miraculously turned into TV gold with a new season of "Party Down" on Starz.

'Party Down' review: Back after 13 years, hilarious as ever

Newsday 21 Feb 2023
Cast of "Party Down" ... Williams' Sackson is a Tik-Tok "content generator" with a fixation on "views," while Chao's Chef Lucy Dang has grandiose visions of culinary superstardom but has to slum it here in the meantime.

AAP government in Delhi: Hits, misses, works in progress

Hindustan Times 16 Feb 2023
On February 11, 2020, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) stormed back to power in Delhi, winning 62 of 70 seats in the state assembly ... The AAP government is yet to work on its guarantee to provide on-site rehabilitation to slum dwellers, who constitute a major vote bank for the party.

The politics of narratives

The News International 15 Feb 2023
... and local leaders of different political parties. Influential land grabbers from Islamabad to Lahore are also believed to be closely associated with these parties that are known for evicting poor people from slums in the name of anti-encroachment drives, including the PML-N.

AAP targets BJP over allegations of jhuggi demolition

Hindustan Times 20 Jan 2023
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)’s Kalkaji MLA Atishi said on Friday that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) conspired to demolish slums in Badarpur and Tughlakabad after having given demolition notices to slums in Kalkaji ... Last Saturday, several hundred Aam Aadmi Party workers led by AAP ...

BJP government sends notices for demolition of slums in Delhi: Aam Admi Party

The Telegraph India 20 Jan 2023
Senior AAP leader Atishi on Friday alleged that the BJP-led central government is sending notices to slum dwellers in the city to demolish their houses, though the saffron party had promised to provide free flats to them during the MCD polls ... We will not let the BJP scare the slum dwellers.

Delhi: AAP Vs BJP battle intensifies as 10,000 houses in slum face bulldozer threat

India TV 17 Jan 2023
On Tuesday, both parties opened the latest front against each other over the proposal for the demolition of slums in Tughlaqabad village and Mehrauli area ... There are 50,000 flats lying with the Delhi government and instead of shifting slum dwellers there, the AAP government and party MLAs were indulging in politics over the issue, Bidhuri claimed.

AAP won’t hesitate to take to streets to stop slum demolition: Gopal Rai

The Siasat Daily 17 Jan 2023
Rai, participating in a debate in the House over a calling attention motion on “demolition notices received by residents of Tughlaqabad village”, said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government will take up the issue and it will not hesitate to take to streets to stop demolition of slums if need be.

More than 16,500 fire-related incidents claimed 82 lives in 2022: Delhi Fire Service

Financial Express 15 Jan 2023
According to the data, 17,231 fire-related incidents took place between 2019 and 2020 which claimed 100 lives while 843 were injured. Follow Us ... Also Read. Remote EVMs. EC to demonstrate RVM prototype to parties on Monday. Most of these fire incidents took place in factories, commercial buildings and slum clusters, he said ... Also Read ... .

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