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Moves afoot to create powerinfra for core capital area 21.10.2017 Hindu: News
Discom puts the requirement at 70 MW
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Vijayawada to host national archery events from Oct. 23 20.10.2017 Hindu: Other Sports
As many as 800 players from 25 States to take part
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Odisha classifies heavy rain as State-specific disaster 20.10.2017 Hindu: National
The Odisha government on Friday declared the heavy rains that lashed the coastal and northern districts as a State Specific Disaster in local context. The sudden downpour was precipitated by an atmo...
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Residential quarters: landhanded over to three firms 20.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Complete the job in 15 months, says CRDA chief
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Fresh lease of life for Andhakarathodu 20.10.2017 Hindu: Kochi
Canal linking Muvattupuzha river to Champakkara canal turns a dumping yard
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Potholes on 27 km roads fixed in city, but no guarantee of its sustainability 19.10.2017 DNA: Top News
Authority at Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is proudly claiming that they have fixed the bad roads which were washed away during the last monsoon. After Gujarat High Court slammed civic authority over the bad roads and failing to provide basic infrastructure to the citizens, AMC has mulled a new policy and technology for the roads. The civic body had fixed around 185 km of road network using this technology. However, now the stretch lies completely damaged. Out of this, the 27-km stretch is partially damaged with life-threatening potholes. The patchwork was repaired. But, now there is no guarantee if the roads would not break after monsoon. They have introduced Silane Nanotechnology by using anti-stripping agent in hotmix material of bitumen. AMC has started fixing the roads by using this method. The technology was recommended by Planning Commission in 2014 for the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna, for the village roads which are not repaired every year and this technology gives sustainability. "In ...
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53% tax on tickets taking cinema out of Chennai's life 19.10.2017 DNA: Mumbai
Movie-goers in the highest cinema-consuming state of the country have been hit hard by the twin effects of GST and municipal taxes. As a result, their proverbial screens have gone black, and the must post-dinner entertainment has come to a halt. Multiplexes in the city are shut as the Multiplex Association of India has called a strike, after being saddled with the burden of local body entertainment tax, over and above the 28% GST rate levied on movie tickets. The exhibitors and producers have demanded that the additional tax being levied by the corporation be done away with, as it goes against the very principle of 'One Nation One Tax' - which the Goods and Services Tax prides itself with. After GST came into force on July 1, it subsumed the state government-levied entertainment tax on cinema tickets, which was 20% on average, across the nation. GST is levied at 28% for movie tickets priced above Rs 100, while the GST rate on tickets below Rs 100 is 18%. Through a Constitutional amendment, local bodies ...
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HC pulls up govt over civic workers’ dues 18.10.2017 Hindu: News
There must be somebody you are not at war with, court tells the AAP government
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AIAWU stages dharna, seeks sites for poor 18.10.2017 Hindu: Mangalore
The members of the Udupi taluk unit of All India Agricultural Workers Union (AIAWU) staged a dharna in front of the City Municipal Council office here on Tuesday demanding sites for the poor. Venkates...
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Indian peacekeepers in Sudan awarded UN medal 17.10.2017 Rediff: News
'The Indian battalion had played an important role in keeping the community safe as well as encouraging local peace efforts'
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Indian peacekeepers in Sudan awarded UN medal 17.10.2017 Hindu: Home
The Indian peacekeepers are part of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
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Notice issued to BMC over red beacon atop Mumbai Mayor's car 17.10.2017 New Kerala: Maharashtra
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct 16 : Tardeo Road Transport Office (RTO) on Monday issued notice to Bombay Municipal Corporation (BMC) over red beacon atop Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar's official car.
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Atal Pension Yojana registers 69 lakh subscribers; aims further expansion 16.10.2017 Sify Finance
[India], Oct. 16 (ANI): The Ministry of Finance has revealed that the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) currently has over 69 lakh subscribers, with contribution of Rs. 2690.00 crores. However, Pension
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Atal Pension Yojana subscribed by over 69 lakh 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Atal Pension Yojana has over 69 lakh subscribers with contribution of Rs 2,690 crore, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) Chairman Hemant G. Contractor has said.
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India's seafood exports at Rs 9,066 cr in first quarter 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
India's seafood exports stood at 2,51,735 Metric Tonnes, valued at Rs 9,066.06 crore (US$1.42 billion) in the first quarter of the current fiscal, according to the Marine Products Exports Development Authority (MPEDA).
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Over 69 lacs subscribers join Atal Pension Yojana with contribution of Rs. 2690 crores 16.10.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Atal Pension Yojana currently has over 69 lacs subscribers with contribution of Rs. 2690.00 crores.
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Legislation should guarantee for providing service to peoples: Vice President 16.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi : The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Legislation should guarantee for providing service to peoples. He was addressing the gathering after releasing the book 'The Mavericks of Mussoorie' authored by Shri M. Ramachandran, here today.
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Sena poached 7 MNS corporators by paying them Rs 5 cr each: Raj Thackeray 16.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The MNS chief said he had left the Sena in 2006 because of similar dirty politics
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Over 13,000 diagnosed with dengue in West Bengal 16.10.2017 Hindu: Other States
‘30 blood testing facilities & several fever camps have been set up in the State’
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Tatas ready to go all out on Taj Mansingh bid 16.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
NDMC to fix terms of auction today
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