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Centre, State accused of planning to privatise RINL 12.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Capital restructuring will make it viable, says CITU leader
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$300-bn Saudi state sell-off moves slowly 3.12.2017 News
Shortcomings include the absence of framework for large-scale public-private partnership projects and bankruptcy law
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Sale of the century? $300-bn Saudi sell-off inches forward 2.12.2017 Hindu: Business
Bureaucracy, legal concerns, frequent priority changes, investor fatigue dog plan
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Sale of the century? $300-billion Saudi state sell-off moves slowly 1.12.2017 Latest News
The main problems they cite are heavy bureaucracy, an inadequate legal framework, frequent changes of priority in government departments and fatigue among investors
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Sale of the century? $300-billion Saudi state sell-off moves slowly 1.12.2017 Sify Finance
By Tom Arnold, Saeed Azhar and Katie Paul
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BWSSB plan to outsource upkeep of pump houses raises hackles 27.11.2017 Deccan Herald - News
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is quietly planning to "privatise or rather outsource" the maintenance of water pump houses that supply water to the city. It recently placed an advertisement in newspapers inviting tenders for the annual maintenance of Cauvery Water Supply Scheme Stages 1, 2, 3 pump houses at Thorekadanahalli (TK Halli). The operation and maintenance of these pump houses were under the control of the board until now. BWSSB engineers, however, insist that the tenders were invited only for repair, not maintenance. "This is the second time we have invited tenders as there were no bidders the first time we called them two months ago. The repair of nine pumps at TK Halli was done by many contractors who took it up as piecework (small work). Now, we want to assign the repair to one contractor for a year," said Venkatesh S V, executive engineer, Cauvery head works division, BWSSB. He denied that the board was planning to outsource the work. A former engineer, who had ...
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Residents question MCC’s waste segregation move 24.11.2017 Hindu: News
They say civic workers of pvt. firm mix segregated waste during transportation
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Air purifiers to fight Delhi pollution: When the state abandons public good 22.11.2017 Business Standard: News Now
We seem to have forgotten that there are certain indispensable tasks of the state, rather than it being the mai-baap of all domains
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Ruined infrastructure and a refugee crisis 21.11.2017 FrontLine: Home
Two months after two hurricanes hit Puerto Rico, the island nation continues to be plagued by collapsed infrastructure, widespread power failure and fears of a health crisis, even as residents leave en masse for the U.S. mainland. By VIJAY PRASHAD in San Juan
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Loktak: Who’s Lake, Who’s Tourism? 21.11.2017 Kangla Online
Loktak: Who’s Lake, Who’s Tourism?
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Union flags concern over privatisation move 21.11.2017 Hindu: Kochi
DCI in strong position; not feasible to sell it, Centre told
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Boat capsizes in Krishna river, 26 dead 13.11.2017 Central Chronicle » Nation
Agencies, Vijayawada Twenty six people lost their lives when their boat capsized in the Krishna... more »
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Andhra Pradesh: 17 killed, 7 missing as boat capsizes in Krishna river 13.11.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
Boat capsized near a curve as it approached Pavitra Sangamam point where most people were trapped underneath and killed
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16 tourists drown in Andhra as boat capsizes in Krishna river 13.11.2017 Zee News : States
An overloaded boat carrying 38 people capsized in the Krishna river near Vijayawada.
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14 drown, 9 missing as boat capsizes in Andhra's Krishna river 12.11.2017 Rediff: News
National Disaster Response Force teams and Krishna district authorities have launched a massive search and rescue operation to trace the missing people.
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Congress will bring better GST if comes to power: Rahul Gandhi 12.11.2017 New Kerala: India News
Congress will bring better GST if comes to power: Rahul Gandhi
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Rethinking Japan’s Investment in Manipur 11.11.2017 Kangla Online
Rethinking Japan’s Investment in Manipur
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Demonetisation, corruption and black money 8.11.2017 FrontLine: Home
An analysis of the unfolding dangers of opportunistic politics in the era of post-truth. By Prof. D. NARASIMHA REDDY
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Heavy rains bring Chennai to a standstill, offices allow work from home 3.11.2017 News
On Thursday, many city residents were left stuck at their offices since roads were closed due to waterlogging and visibility was very poor
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Workers step up demands ahead of structural reform of major ports 26.10.2017 HBL: Home
Port and dock workers affiliated to the Water Transport Workers Federation of India are observing a ‘demands week’ from October 20.
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