User: governance Topic: India Urban Governance
Category: NGO Interventions
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Swachhta Hi Seva concludes, Gandhi Jayanti observed across the State 3.10.2017 Kangla Online
Swachhta Hi Seva concludes, Gandhi Jayanti observed across the State
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Swachhta Hi Seva concludes, Gandhi Jayanti observed across the State 3.10.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Swachhta Hi Seva concludes, Gandhi Jayanti observed across the State
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576 fined by ‘good morning’ squad 28.9.2017 Hindu: Cities
Mumbai: The BMC’s ‘good morning’ squads, which prevent people from defecating in the open, has booked 576 people and collected ₹57,600 in fines over the past fortnight. Set up after the city was decl...
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Citizens urge govt to streamline solid waste management 24.9.2017 Deccan Herald - City
Resident welfare associations (RWAs), NGOs and members of the public staged a protest against garbage mafia on Sunday demanding the government to streamline solid waste management (SWM) in the city and bring transparency and accountability in the sector. Voicing their support to the state government's measures, they demanded that along with the direct payment method and biometric attendance for pourakarmikas, BBMP should fast implement the GPS-based monitoring of the garbage trucks. The protest comes in the wake of the state government invoking Essential Services Maintenance Act to make garbage contractors fall in line after they stopped waste collection. Garbage contractors have opposed the government's decision to make direct payments to pourakarmikas, which will essentially take away their hold on civic workers. The government has planned biometric attendance system to remove bogus pourakarmikas from the pay list. Blacklist "It is high time the government blacklists contractors who are part of the ...
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CIVIC demands a procedure for nomination of ward committee members 22.9.2017 Citizen Matters
With no set procedure for nominating members, the kith and kin of the corporators and politicians have infiltrated ward committees. How to tackle this to make more common people get into the committee? CIVIC has recommended a procedure. »
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World Suicide Prevention Day observed; CCpur witnesses 115 cases in 3 years 11.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
World Suicide Prevention Day observed; CCpur witnesses 115 cases in 3 years
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Tripura journalists, intellectuals protest Gauri Lankesh's killing 9.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Journalists, academicians, writers, poets, artists and social workers took out a rally here on Saturday to protest against the brutal killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh. She was shot multiple times by unknown miscreants outside her residence in Bengaluru on September 5.
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Kannanthanam J Alphons, MoS Ministry of Tourism, IT - Profile 3.9.2017 Zee News : India National
Here is the profile of Kannanthanam J Alphons, MoS (Independent Charge) Ministry of Tourism and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
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The lure of the dera 27.8.2017 Hindu: Opinion
The sect caters to the diversity of livelihoods in a way social workers cannot match
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Living lessons from the Narmada 26.8.2017 Hindu: Opinion
Some perspectives on the chequered life-story of the amazing struggle
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Form task force to run canteens: MLA 21.8.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Congress MLA from Yeshwantpur S T Somashekar on Monday urged Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to set up a task force comprising elected representatives and civil society members to ensure Indira Canteens run smoothly.

Somashekar, who wrote to the chief minister in his capacity as the president of the city Congress unit, also urged the government to increase the canteens' capacity to cater to 1,000 people a day against the existing 300-400. "To ensure the success of Indira Canteens and to address initial problems of timely service, I request you to order the setting up of a task force comprising legislators, corporators, NGOs and social workers," Somashekar said.
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Woman flees brothel, helps cops rescue four others 15.8.2017 TOI: Cities
A 26-year-old woman from West Bengal helped the city police rescue four persons, including a minor, forced into prostitution after escaping from a brothel in Budhwar Peth.
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Slam dunk lessons in life 12.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Students of a school for tribal children in Vajreshwari have begun to excel in basketball, making it all the way up to State-level matches
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Robust Statistical systems – A Tool for Good Governance 12.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB Features
The role of Statistics in formulation, monitoring and evaluation of developmental policies needs no emphasis.
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Slam dunk lessons in life 11.8.2017 Hindu: Crafts
Students of a school for tribal children in Vajreshwari have begun to excel in basketball, making it all the way up to State-level matches
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Bitten by JE, Dengue, CCpur on mission ‘Swachh’ 6.8.2017 Kangla Online
Bitten by JE, Dengue, CCpur on mission ‘Swachh’
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Bitten by JE, Dengue, CCpur on mission 'Swachh' 6.8.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Bitten by JE, Dengue, CCpur on mission 'Swachh'
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A decade on air: Radio Active brings real stories of real people 2.8.2017 Citizen Matters
What could be common to garment workers, transgenders, auto drivers, waste pickers and animal activists? They are all radio jockeys in Bengaluru’s one and only community radio! It's a story of a decade of being a voice to voiceless. ...
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The road back from hell 31.7.2017 Hindu: News
There are enough laws against human trafficking. Rehabilitation of victims and a co-ordinated government-NGO effort are what we need
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The teddy bear courts 28.7.2017 Hindu: Arts
More than a decade after Goa’s pioneering children’s courtroom, the rest of the country is slowly waking up to the idea
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