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Alliance Air To Take Special Children On 40-Minute Flight In Bhubaneshwar 19.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Air India's regional arm, Alliance Air, said on Sunday that it will fly a group of "children with special needs" onboard its ATRaircraft over Bhubaneshwar skies on Wednesday.
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HawkEye, Bharosa, transit dorms and more: Women’s safety initiatives from Telangana police 18.1.2020 Citizen Matters
In this interview, Swati Lakra, IPS, IGP Law and Order and In charge of the Women’s Safety Wing of the state, talks about the various steps the police have taken to help women in distress. Continuing our special series on women's safety
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Jeff Bezos' Reaction To "Snub" In India - Letter Promising Jobs And More 17.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, on a three-day visit to India, promised to create an additional 10 lakh jobs across the country by 2025 amid strained ties with the government over regulations and the...
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Migrants looking for a better life in Indian cities continue to be shadowed by caste bias 17.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
From division of labour, housing and access to public facilities – caste determines everything.
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How Goonj uses business logistics to deliver donated material cheaply and quickly to the needy 15.1.2020 Scroll.in
The NGO has evolved two new currencies of development – material and labour – using an urban surplus of goods to bridge their deficit in rural India.
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SEE: India to Nepal: Awesome Road Trip! 15.1.2020 Rediff: GetAhead
Rediff.com's Rajesh Karkera made an 11-day road voyage across some of South Asia's most deserted, challenging, terrain, always under the gaze of the sacred, dazzling Himalaya.
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Pongal 2020: Go Healthy With These Delicious Millet-Based Pongal Recipes 13.1.2020 NDTV Food - Latest
As arrives new festivities, you see delicious sweet delicacies everywhere. eating all these sugary delights might come in the middle of you completing your 2020 resolution. With the recipes listed...
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Exclude whole of Meghalaya, Assam from Citizenship Amendment Act, says Conrad Sangma 12.1.2020 Scroll.in
Last month, the state’s Assembly had passed a resolution that sought the implementation of the Inner Line Permit in the state.
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3 Killed, One Injured After Bus Hits Motorcycle In Madhya Pradesh 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Three persons were killed and one sustained injuries when their motorcycle was hit by a bus in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh district, police said on Sunday.
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Gwalior-Chambal election: Now the wait is for D-Day 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Public meetings of Rahul and Modi gave a new turn to election process BJP holds Morena for 30 years and Bhind for 25 years BJP strong in urban area and Congress in rural Scindia held meetings in Gwalior to put a brake to rumors BJP strong in urban area and Congress in rural Sangh takes responsibility to ensure Shejwalkar’s win Now only a day is left t o the end of election campaign in Gwalior-Chambal. Campaigning has peaked in last phase. Earlier Narendra Modi tried to build up an atmosphere in favour of BJP. Later Rahul Gandhi held meetings in Gwalior, Bhind and Morena on a single day to energize the party workers. There is direct contest between Congress and BJP on all the four Lok Sabha seats of the Gwalior-Chambal region. On Guna seat the BJP candidate is much behind Jyotiraditya Scindia. Both Congress and BJP are going all out to ensure win of their respective candidates on Gwalior, Bhind and Morena seats. Jyotiraditya Scindia is thought to be close to Congress president Rahul Gandhi. Be it ...
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CSC, NIC play critical role in making "Digital India" 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Institutions such as Common Services Centres (CSC) and National Informatics Centres have become a vital cog in the digitisation of the country, Union Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday. Mr Prasad said there are nearly 3.05 lakh Common Service Centres across the country serving 2.6 lakh gram panchayats. NIC is also playing a critical role in bridging the urban rural digital divide, taking Digital India to villages and reaching the unreached. He said the CSC scheme is an integral part of “Digital India” initiative of his Ministry. The CSCs are information and communications technology-enabled front end service delivery points at village level enabling delivery of government, financial, social and private sector services in the areas of agriculture, health, education, entertainment, FMCG products, banking, insurance, pension and utility payments. CSCs are managed and operated by a village-level entrepreneur. Mr Prasad said this on the sidelines of “Swachhta Hi Sewa ...
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Modi Visit 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi on a day’s visit to Madhya Pradesh at Mohanpura in Rajgarh he dedicated Mohanpura irrigation Project. It will irrigate 1.25 hectares of land and provide drinking water to 400 villages. The Rajgarh district so far mostly dependent of rain water for agriculture. The Mohanpura Project has given a big fillip in irrigation. Mr.Modi also praised for the leadership of the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan in making tremendous progress in the development of the state. In the clean India programme in the whole India first and second position obtained by Indore and Bhopal. In all 21 cities of the states besides Bhopal and Indore included in the national lists of clean cities and are Khargone, Ujjain, Singraulli, Mandsaur,Jabalpur, Gwalior, Chhindwara, Sagar, Rewa, Pithampur, Dewas, Neemuch, Ratlam, Hoshangabad, Nagda, Burhanpur and Chhattarpur. In view of coming elections Mr.Modi also took it as opportunity to assail Congress for projecting only one family. Mr.Modi also ...
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School education to each child is mutual responsibilty of Society & Govt: Chouhan 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated ‘School Chalein Hum Abhiyan 2018’ today. He appealed to the affluent citizens of the society that they should see and ensure that every child of vicinity beside their city and village goes to school. He mentioned that mandatory school education to every child is mutual responsibility of the society and government. Appreciating the innovation made by the School Education Department in study, Chouhan at a programme organized at local Samanvay Bhavan said that learning should be entertaining. It should not be felt like burden. Every child possesses talent, energy and capability. Hesitation should not be a barrier in children. Hesitation subjugates talent. He told children not to hesitate and feel afraid. While sharing mantra to accomplish great works in life, he told children that they must read value based literature and imbibe it in life. He gave an example of Dharmaraj Yudhishthir and Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion. Chouhan ...
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4 Years of Modi 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Bhartiya Janata Party Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi has completed four years in office and heading for another term in 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. In a technical sense it is a coalition Government named NDA with other parties like Shiv Sena, Lok Jan Shakti Party, Akali Dal but in practical sense in wholly BJP Government wit its own absolute majority and not in requirement to seek their help.Then too gracefully it has not kept out the supporting parties. The four years are definitely landmark year of Mr.Narendra Modi of achievements and some drawbacks also. The biggest achievement of Mr.Narendra Modi is the emphasis on ‘Clean India’ and use of toilets right from rural to urban jhuggi areas. He declare it in his very fist address to the Nation on Independence day on August 15 from the rampart of the Red Fort. Strangely and how the open air defecation become the part of Indian rural life and they considered it most clean habit to go far away from residences as a way of their life. But actually it is ...
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A.T.M. Problem 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Union Finance Ministry has directed the Reserve Bank of India to ensure proper functioning of the ATM banks and there should not be any difficult of cash in it. The RBI should review the situation to set it right. But on the other hand the RBI has said it supply the currency notes according to the demands and there was no slackness on its part. The Union Finance Ministry said as per it information about 15 per cent ATM were not functioning. In big cities the ATM were corrected soon but in small town and rural areas the ATM were not corrected for long time. Explaining the position the RBI clarified as the Government moving swiftly towards the implementation of project of the digital India the public sector banks have reduced the setting up of new ATM by 30 to 40 per cent. The RBI pointed out that before the demonetisations 17.24 lakh crores currency notes were in circulations now it has come up to 18.04 per cent. The ATMs these days have become soft target to robbers. Even in cities the ATM are not ...
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Kite String Slits Throat Of Madhya Pradesh Boy, On Bike With Parents 10.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
An eight-year-old boy died after a stray glass-coated "manja" (kite string) slit his throat while he was travelling on a motorcycle with his parents near Madhya Pradesh's Burhanpur, police said on...
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3 Cops Suspended In UP After Video Of Them Thrashing Man Goes Viral 10.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Three policemen have been suspended and an FIR registered against them after they were seen in a video brutally beating a man allegedly involved in a mobile theft case in Deoria, a senior police...
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How India can create jobs and protect workers after its recent economic failures 9.1.2020 Scroll.in
Government data shows that economic growth in 2019-’20 will fall by 1.8 percentage points compared to the previous year.
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'Exorcist' Cuts Sister-In-Law 101 Times Believing Father Would Get Healed 8.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Over 100 cuts were inflicted on a woman by her exorcist sister-in-law and two others in a belief that it will ensure the recovery of her father-in-law.
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Why Bengaluru’s workers are taking part in the Jan 8 protests 8.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Workers in major industrial clusters in Bengaluru participated in the nationwide strike today, which affected factories and PSUs. What prompted them to protest?
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