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Auto exports from India is expected to show strong growth-Care Ratings 22.5.2018 General News
The industry is valued at around 7.1% of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The Two Wheelers segment leads the Indian Automobiles market with 80% market share owing to a growing middle class and a young population. Moreover, the companies growing interest in exploring the rural markets further aided the growth of the sector. This is followed by the Passenger Vehicle (PV) segment with 14% market share.
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Collaborative Governance set to take centre stage at 4th Smart Cities India 2018 Expo 21.5.2018 General News
Today, authorities across the world are focused on evaluating and deploying new-age technologies to make cities smarter and better places to live in than ever before. The 4th Smart Cities India 2018 expo, taking place at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, from 23-25th May, will feature some of the most prominent leaders and experts discussing the harnessing of technology to make the next generation of urban spaces resilient, sustainable, and inclusive.Organised by the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), the NASSCOM Centre of Excellence - IoT and Exhibitions India Group, the 4th Smart Cities India 2018 expo co-locates five major verticals that make up our smart city framework - Buildings, Solar, Smart Cities, Transport and Water.Intelligent urban transport networks, smart energy, safe and secure public spaces, upgraded water supply, waste disposal facilities, and environmentally compatible buildings are some of the components of the future-ready smart cities that India and the world ...
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Collaborative Governance set to take centre stage at 4th Smart Cities India 2018 Expo 21.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 21 (ANI-NewsVoir): Today, authorities across the world are focused on evaluating and deploying new-age technologies to make cities smarter and better places to live in than ever
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75 pc households feel corruption went up, 27 pc say paid bribe: Study 18.5.2018 General News
Seventy five per cent households across 13 states feel that the level of corruption has increased or remained the same during the last one year, while 27 per cent confessed to paying a bribe to avail public services in the last one year, according to a new survey. The 'India Corruption Study' conducted by the Centre For Media Studies covered more than 2,000 households from over 200 rural and urban clusters of 13 states -- Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Delhi, Gujarat, Karantaka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and Bengal. The report covered 11 public services -- public distribution system (PDS), electricity, health, school education, water supply , banking services, police, judicial services, land/housing and transport and Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS, only rural). The study by CMS, a not-for-profit, multi-disciplinary development research and facilitative think-tank set-up in 1991, estimates that ...
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'Happy Dreams': In the murky shadows of China's glittering skylines (Book Review) 18.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Book: Happy Dreams; Author Jia Pingwa (Translated by Nicky Harman); Publisher: Amazon Crossing; Pages: 481; Price Rs 499
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Delhi will be world's biggest city by 2028: UN 17.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Delhi will become the world's largest city in a decade, according to the UN.
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4 states ink MoUs with Centre on health protection mission 14.5.2018 General News
The states of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana and Uttarakhand agreed today to implement the ambitious national health protection mission, which aims to provide an annual coverage of Rs 5 lakh per family. The four states and the Union Territory of Chandigarh inked MoUs with the Union Health Ministry for the implementation of Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Mission. Union Health Minister J P Nadda presided over the MoU signing ceremony at a regional workshop for northern states here. Stating that the scheme will be a big game changer in the healthcare sector, he said, "We are witnessing history as the first MoU of Ayushman Bharat is being signed here." Nadda said that the initiatives undertaken by the government would eventually become the largest healthcare programme of the world because of India's large population. "Through our programmes and initiatives, we are ensuring that healthcare is accessible, affordable and equitable, he said. The ...
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BIRD to train stakeholders in emerging sectors, including cyber security 14.5.2018 Hindu: Cities
City-based Bankers Institute of Rural Development caters to South Indian States, among others
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With growth gathering pace, NBFCs will grow faster: Muthoot Capital MD 13.5.2018 Hindu: Industry
Demand will rise with improvement in macro-economic indicators, normal monsoons, says Muthoot Capital MD
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Our city governments are very weak, completely at the mercy of the state: Yogendra Yadav 10.5.2018 Citizen Matters
The Swaraj India Party, founded by social scientist-turned-politician Yogendra Yadav is contesting the high profile Karnataka Assembly Elections, slated for May 12. In a candid conversation with Citizen Matters, Yadav talks of the party's vision. »
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What do the various party manifestos promise us? A bird’s eye view 10.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
With two days to go, let us take a quick look at what the various parties have promised for Bengaluru in their election manifestos »
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The 'Colourful People' of India 10.5.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
We've already presented some of the stunning early entries to the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest in the Nature category and now, here are incredible portraits and action shots of people from around the world that have been submitted in the People category.As mentioned earlier, the grand-prize winner will be awarded $10,000 (Rs 6.67 lakh), will have their photo posted on the @NatGeoTravel Instagram account, as well as the bragging rights.Take a look and be amazed!
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Life on the slow track 6.5.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Life on the slow track
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Look Beyond Rivers 5.5.2018 DNA: Top News
​​The mercury is climbing. These are the dog days of summer. Delhi is again facing acute water shortages — one of the biggest challenges it has been grappling with for decades. The worst-hit areas have been its pockets in the Southwest (rocky terrain), North floodplains (parched) and Northwest.  In such times, the Yamuna is always in focus. And it’s natural to some extent, because the river, despite being nothing better than a sewage canal at some places, meets about 70 per cent of Delhi’s water needs. And this is where the main problem has always been.   For, till about a century ago, the city did not depend directly on the Yamuna to meet its water needs. It was more for recreation, rituals, cargo transportation, and a source of livelihood for farmers, fishers, mallahs, washermen, pujaris and swimmers​/divers​.  Historian-filmmaker Sohail Hashmi says the river water was probably not potable in Delhi even before it began to be choked with sewage and industrial waste.  “It had mica seams embedded in the ...
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4th Regional Conference on ‘Futuristic, Resilient and Digital Infrastructure’ concludes in Bengaluru today; 4.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
    The 4th Regional Conference on ‘Futuristic, Resilient and Digital Infrastructure’ organized by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) concluded in Bengaluru today.
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After 170 men, she is Salem's first woman collector 4.5.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Rohini Bhajibhakare won't waste a moment on this statistic because she has far more important things to do.
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AC Srinivas: A separate BBMP for Mahadevapura zone, with its own mayor 4.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Volunteers from a citizen activist group, Million Voter Rising interviewed candidates contesting in the Karnataka Assembly elections from Mahadevapura constituency. Below is the transcript of the interview with Indian National Congress candidate A C Srinivas: »
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Ramesh Chander: My party may be only 2 years old but we have the process to handle pressure 4.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Volunteers from a citizen activist group, Million Voter Rising interviewed candidates contesting in the Karnataka Assembly elections from Mahadevapura constituency. Below is the transcript of the interview with Swaraj Party candidate Ramesh Chander: Your profile »
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Call to action: on India's air pollution crisis 2.5.2018 Hindu: Editorial
WHO highlights the air pollution crisis in urban India; things are no better in rural areas
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Six killed after being hit by speeding bus 2.5.2018 General News
Six pedestrians were killed after being run over by a speeding bus near Dadra village here, police said today. The incident took place yesterday night. While four members of a family were killed on the spot, four others were rushed to a hospital where two of them died, they said. Two injured persons have been admitted to a hospital. The bus driver is absconding.
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