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Health Ministry to launch a Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan in Delhi to accelerate vector control measures 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is all set to launch a special campaign in Delhi to sensitize and mobilise the community on measures for prevention and control of Vector Borne Diseases (VBDs) like Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunya.
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Cloudburst triggers flood in Arunachal 10.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cloudburst triggers flood in Arunachal
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Democracy will only be successful after the citizens are fully empowered - Dr. T. Meinya 6.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Democracy will only be successful after the citizens are fully empowered - Dr. T. Meinya
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Budget Speech Summary – Part A 5.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Indian economy becoming a 3 trillion dollar economy this year with World’s 3rd  largest economy in terms of Purchasing Power Parity, government’s intention to invest Rs. 100 lakh crore in infrastructure in next 5 years, enhaced target of over one lakh 5,000 crore of disinvestment in 2019-20, proposal to provide Rs.70,000 crore to PSBs to boost credit, doubling of food security budget in last 5 years, faster adoption of Electric vehicles with an outlay of Rs.10,000 crore, opening of 18 new Indian diplomatic missions in Africa, development of 17 iconic Tourism Sites into world class tourist destinations and issuance of new series of coins of 1,2,5,10 & 20 rupees are some of the key highlights of the Union Budget 2019-20 presented to Parliament by Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman today.
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Key Highlights of Union Budget 2019-20 5.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman made her maiden Budget Speech today and presented the Union Budget 2019-20 before the Parliament. The key highlights of Union Budget 2019 are as follows:   10-point Vision for the decade Building Team India with Jan Bhagidari: Minimum Government Maximum Governance.
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Resilience, diversity in focus as Bhubaneswar tries to restore trees lost to Fani 3.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Government, civil society and corporate bodies have joined hands to regreen cyclone-ravaged Bhubaneswar, but what is needed is not just replantation but also proper urban forest planning.
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Arunachal Cabinet okays Bill to protect doctors 29.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Arunachal Cabinet okays Bill to protect doctors
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How much does India spend on its public libraries? 25.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
There is roughly one rural library in the country for every 11,500 people, and one urban library for over 80,000 people.
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Delhi: AAP MLA gets three-month sentence for obstructing polling in 2013 Assembly elections 25.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Manoj Kumar was granted bail and will be able to challenge the order in a superior court.
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Surat fire a shrill alarm, but has the city really woken up? 21.6.2019 Citizen Matters
More than 5,000 unauthorised constructions have been demolished in the crackdown following the horrific fire in a Surat coaching centre in May, but in a city that has routinely legalised illegal buildings and never looked inside to check compliance with fire guidelines, is the present knee-jerk reaction really enough?
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Use technology to improve governance and timely delivery of services to citizens: Vice President 15.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for adopting digital technology to improve governance and timely delivery of services to citizens.   Speaking at the inaugural edition of DigiTech Conclave 2019 of The Times Group after launching ET Government portal, in New Delhi today, the Vice President said that technology has been a game changer and was progressively helping in eliminating corruption, ensuring transparency and improving the delivery of services in several areas like healthcare, land registrations, transport, tax collection and urban planning.
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Narengi-Noonmati area lacks basic civic amenities 6.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Narengi-Noonmati area lacks basic civic amenities
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Contrary to 2018, Shimla has enough water today, but will it last? 20.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In the summer of 2018, Shimla's peak tourist season, not a drop flowed in the taps of the town for over a week and thousands of visitors had to leave. May 2019 has seen a remarkable reversal in the water situation, but can the town afford to be complacent?
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Social Science Researchers must focus on Societal Problems: Vice President 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon social science researchers to come up with innovative and out-of-box solutions to address various problems confronting the world from eradicating poverty to achieving sustainable development.
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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“People want an educated leader who listens to their grievances”: Raghav Chadha, AAP candidate 9.5.2019 Citizen Matters
On May 7th, Aam Aadmi Party’s South Delhi Lok Sabha candidate Raghav Chadha unveiled the manifesto for his constituency. Over a quick chat on one of his campaign trails, he shared more details about what his party aims to achieve.
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City Buzz : Fani hits Odisha and W Bengal | BMC’s plastic headache | Charminar suffers damage…and more 5.5.2019 Citizen Matters
Catch your weekly dose of some of the most important local news from cities across India.
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Delhi just got three new mayors, but can they change anything for the city? 30.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Amid the din of the Lok Sabha election campaigns, Delhi witnessed a silent but significant change of baton at the post of three mayors of the South, East and North municipal corporations. However, given the power dynamics in the capital, the road ahead for city administration under the new leaders hardly looks promising.
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In a scene filled with celebs & political bigwigs, AAP confident of making mark in Delhi 24.4.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, The electoral landscape of Delhi in the Lok Sabha elections may be dotted with political heavyweights and celebrities fielded by BJP and Congress but in the three-cornered contest in the National capital in the seven Parliamentary seats, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party feels that it has an edge over mainstream parties due to […]
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Data check: 23 years on, a welfare cess for construction workers has done little for them 22.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Of the Rs 38,685.23 crore collected since 1996 as welfare cess, only 25.8% was spent by 2018.
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