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Category: Informal Economy
Last updated: Oct 04 2019 15:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
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JCB Prize 2019 shortlist: An acknowledgement that Indian fiction is now raw, brutal and angry 4.10.2019 Scroll.in
Two debuts, two translations, and a distinct departure from old literary sensibilities mark the chosen five.
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Viral: Big B's Homecoming Video After 'Coolie' Accident Is A Rare Find 27.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Amitabh Bachchan, who survived a near-fatal accident on the sets of Coolie, says in the video: "I don't know so many of you. Yet you prayed for me, I am grateful for that."
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From underprivileged girls to a sisterhood learning the game in their 30s: How football changes lives in Bengaluru 13.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Through football, underprivileged girls in Bengaluru are getting scholarships to attend college, trips abroad, and even a place in the state team. Also, a collective of women have taken initiative to learn the game in their 30s
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Probe Agency CBI Files Chargesheet In Karnataka's IMA Case 9.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
After nearly eight days of investigation, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed a chargesheet against I-Monetary Advisory (IMA) scam mastermind Mansoor Khan and 24 other entities which...
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IMA Jewels scam: CBI files chargesheet against company owner Mansoor Khan, others 9.9.2019 Scroll.in
Four sister concerns of IMA have also been booked in the case.
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Creating green jobs could help address both unemployment and environmental degradation in India 5.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Shifting to a green economy could add 3 million jobs in the renewable energy sector by 2030.
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Karnataka: CBI takes over IMA ponzi scam investigation 2.9.2019 Scroll.in
The investigating agency filed an FIR against the owner of the company Mansoor Khan and 24 others in the multi-crore scheme.
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Siddaramaiah draws flak from JD(S), BJP over objectionable remark 31.8.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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"Referring To BJP": Siddaramaiah U-Turn After "Prostitute" Remark On JDS 31.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress leader Siddaramaiah has issued a clarification for an objectionable comment against his party's estranged ally Janata Dal Secular, saying he was referring to the BJP.
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In charts: Water is more expensive for the poor than the rich – a new report calculates by how much 23.8.2019 Scroll.in
The report looks at water affordability in 15 cities, two of them in India.
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Where cars are king and pedestrians their slaves 17.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Thanks to lack of political will and unfortunate US-style aspiration, we have arrived at a sad state of affairs as far as urban mobility is concerned. In this first of a four-part series, the author explains the latent inequality and hierarchy in our city streets.
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Here’s how you can donate food in Bengaluru 12.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
If you want to help feed the hungry in Bengaluru, you have several options - asking volunteer networks to pick up excess food, donating dry rations to an organisation, or even becoming a volunteer yourself.
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Are Indian cities a new Lilliput in the making? 6.8.2019 Citizen Matters
India has the largest number of 'stunted' children in the world according to the global Global Nutrition Report. And contrary to what many think, they are not only to be found in rural or remote areas. One in four children under five years have stunted growth in our cities, with even the capital Delhi showing alarming rates.
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‘Peeda’: What urban villagers in Noida claim to have got in return for the lands they gave up 3.8.2019 Citizen Matters
A team of researchers met villagers and activists engaged in anindefinite dharna at the marble market site in Noida’s Sector 48. Here are the stories that the protesters shared as they explained their anger and grief.
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First LGBTI job fair held in India after gay ban lifted 12.7.2019 Reuters: Top News
An LGBTI job fair, billed by organisers as the first such event in India, attracted more than 250 people on Friday looking for employment with companies including Intel, Goldman Sachs and Uber.
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Residential areas illegally commercialised, JP Nagar-ites protest 12.7.2019 Citizen Matters
The area around 24th Main road in JP Nagar is to be largely used for residential purposes, as per the city's Revised Master Plan (RMP 2015). But illegal commercialisation, and that too without adequate parking facilities, has made life here a nightmare for residents
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As diabetes spreads among India’s urban poor, it could be pushing them over the edge 7.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The recent homicide and attempted suicide by a man in Delhi’s Mehrauli are a reminder of how lifestyle diseases are no longer an affliction of the rich.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Fine on garbage rule violators? | Plans to identify school dropouts | Varsity focus on green education…and more 6.7.2019 Citizen Matters
What's likely to come up in the state-level SWM Policy being prepared by the Urban Development Department? How can we ascertain the level of school dropouts in the city more accurately? What do street vendors want from the BBMP? This and more in our weekly news round-up
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Bengaluru’s street vendors: A vibrant community deprived of rights 28.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Carts of street food that offer a quick snack, little stalls selling just what you were looking for - street vendors are an integral part of life in Bengaluru. But why isn't the government implementing the law that upholds their right to work?
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6 Best Asian Restaurants In Bengaluru That You Cannot Afford To Miss 25.6.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Asian cuisine has a lot of variety to offer. There are multiple fine dining restaurants which specialise in Asian food. We have curated a list of all the best restaurants that you must try if you...
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