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​600 homebuyers join hands, bid for completing a part of Jaypee project

​600 homebuyers join hands, bid for completing a part of Jaypee project

Finance
NEW DELHI: Among the 20-odd bidders for insolvency-hit Jaypee Infratech’s housing, hospital and road projects, including some top names from India Inc, there is an entity with no experience of construction and probably no documents to show its net worth -- a group of flat buyers from Kasa Isles who are pitching to take over some of the apartment blocks and construct it themselves. Over 600 buyers from the 16 towers of the project in Noida’s Sector 129 have come together under the umbrella of Kasa Isles Welfare Association and submitted their proposal to the resolution professional appointed by the National Company Law Tribunal. Now, they have approached the insolvency resolution professional with a formal offer. Aman Behal, a core committee member, said the association will need around
Canadian regulator closes books on TransCanada project

Canadian regulator closes books on TransCanada project

Business
Oct. 6 (UPI) -- A federal regulator in Canada confirmed it closed its files on the Energy East oil pipeline after planner TransCanada folded its tent on the project.The National Energy Board was among the last in the line of official bodies in Canada to weigh in on TransCanada's decision to shelve a multibillion dollar pipeline project for eastern provinces. The NEB confirmed late Thursday it received notice that TransCanada was withdrawing its applications."The NEB has no further work to complete on these projects and the hearing record is now closed," the regulator said.TransCanada last month called on the NEB to suspend its review of the project after the regulator published a lengthy list of issues ranging from greenhouse gas emissions to the risk of an oil spill that could determine w...
Seventeen teases 'My I' project from Jun and The8

Seventeen teases 'My I' project from Jun and The8

Entertainment
Aug. 29 (UPI) -- South Korean boy band Seventeen teased a new project from members Jun and The8 this week.The K-pop stars shared an image Tuesday on Twitter that appeared to hint at a performance, choreography or a music video for the group's single "My I."The photo features the name of the song, a long, white ribbon, and Jun and The8's names. The boy band wrong alongside the post, "SVT Jun&The7 'My I' image teaser #SVT #SEVENTEEN #Jun #The8 #MY_I."Jun and The8 are members of Seventeen's "Performance Unit" division. Soompi reported the pair have been performing a dance to "My I" while connected by a white ribbon on the group's Diamond Edge tour."My I" appears on Seventeen's fourth EP, AI1, which debuted in May. The album also includes the songs "Don't Wanna Cry," "Abuse," "If I," "Swim...
'Donald Trump forest' climate change project gains momentum

'Donald Trump forest' climate change project gains momentum

Science
A campaign to plant trees to compensate for the impact of President Trump's climate policies has 120,000 pledges. The project was started by campaigners upset at what they call the president's "ignorance" on climate science. Trump Forest allows people either to plant locally or pay for trees in a number of poorer countries.Mr Trump says staying in the climate pact will damage the US economy, cost jobs and give a competitive advantage to countries such as India and China. The organisers say they need to plant an area the size of Kentucky to offset the Trump effect.Based in New Zealand, the project began in March this year and so far has gained pledges from around 450 people based all around the world. In the first month, 15,000 trees were pledged - that's now gone past 120,000. Some people...