User: governance Topic: India Urban Governance
Category: Services :: Sanitation
Last updated: Jan 15 2019 10:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Modi’s clean Ganga plan hinges on private companies tackling sewage. Will it work? 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Four years after the Narendra Modi government launched the Rs 20,000-crore Namami Gange project, Scroll.in investigates how it is progressing.
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Right to breathe: Tackling air pollution 8.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
how to control air pollution in Bengaluru? What measures have been taken and where is the city failing? An IAS officer, a mobility expert, an active citizen and a research fellow will discuss what it takes to make Bengaluru's air quality better.
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Who’s the Smart City for? As India develops its decrepit urban centres, the poor have to suffer 6.1.2019 Scroll.in
Patna offers a tragic example.
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City Buzz: Women’s wall of solidarity | Delhi water supply projects | Rent inflation in Mumbai…and more 5.1.2019 Citizen Matters
The Sabarimala controversy has rocked the nation and created a stir across cities, especially among women; That and more news from our cities this week in this edition of City Buzz.
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Why this CAG report should jolt urban municipalities in Karnataka 3.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Ineffective plastic ban, flawed collection and handling of e-waste, unauthorised slaughter houses -- these and more findings from the CAG's recent performance audit of solid waste management by urban local bodies in Karnataka paint a sad picture.
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100 Smart Cities Selected in 4 Rounds—SPVS Incorporated in all 5,151 Projects Identified by Cities worth more than Rs. 2 Lakh Crore Under Implementation in 100 Cities 27.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Housing & Affairs has embarked upon one of the most ambitious programmes undertaken in the world for renaissance for rejuvenating and transforming Indian cities through several initiatives including infusion of more than Rs. 6,85,758 crore for ensuring citizen friendly urban areas.
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GMC to conduct surveys on cleanliness 24.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
GMC to conduct surveys on cleanliness
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YEAR ENDER-2-SCM-2018 23.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
URBAN RENAISSANCE: REJUVENATING & TRANSFORMING INDIAN CITIES, BEING ACHIEVED THROUGH INFUSION OF MORE THAN RS.6,85,758 CRORE   The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has embarked upon one of the most ambitious programmes undertaken in the world for Urban renaissance for rejuvenating and transforming Indian cities through several initiatives including infusion of more than Rs. 6,85,758 crore for ensuring citizen friendly urban areas.
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City could not become polythene-free 20.12.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) has failed to make the city free from polythene and plastic. A meeting of the BMC council was not organized before the Model Code of Conduct and so a proposal in this regard could not be passed. The inability of the Madhya Pradesh government to check the use […]
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Ministry of Steel initiative of Make in Steel - Make in India 19.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The National Steel Policy 2017 and Domestically Manufactured Iron & Steel Products Policy 2017, has led to huge growth in both production and consumption of steel. The per capita consumption has risen from 59 kgs in 2013-14 to 69 kgs in 2017-18.
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City Buzz: Plan for Mumbai mangroves | Curbs on lavish Delhi weddings | Kolkata Metro cuts carbon footprint..and more! 15.12.2018 Citizen Matters
Delhi to take steps to curtail food wastage at weddings, Hyderabad grapples with record rainfall, Punekars win fight to save bird sanctuary ... all this and more news from cities across the country. Stay informed.
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Awareness programme on cleanliness under 'Swachh Survekshan 2019' held at Thoubal 14.12.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Awareness programme on cleanliness under 'Swachh Survekshan 2019' held at Thoubal
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Year End Review 2018-NITI Aayog 12.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
INITIATIVES AND PROGRAMMES: (i)   Measuring performance and ranking States on outcomes in critical sectors With emphasis on outcomes, NITI finalized indices to measure incremental annual outcomes in critical social sectors like health, education, water and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
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Winning ideas to revive Buckingham Canal and make Chennai climate-proof 10.12.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Eyes on the Canal, an initiative that aims to revive the Buckingham canal, had launched an open ideas competition to transform the neglected waterway. The winning entries propose various innovative approaches that focus not only on the canal but also on overall climate resilience.
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The Dynamix Group's Seaside Community, Aldeia de Goa, obtains occupancy certificate 4.12.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Dec 4 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): In what is being touted as a major win for the conglomerate, The Dynamix Group announced that it has received the Occupancy Certificate (OC) for its flagship
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Why Rs 759 crore over 16 years has failed to revive Srinagar’s iconic Dal Lake 28.11.2018 Citizen Matters
Almost synonymous with Kashmir, the Dal Lake is dying a slow death, marred by ineffective sewage disposal, rampant encroachments and inefficient administration. The J&K High Court, too, has observed that “crores have been spent so far, but nothing has happened on the ground."
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Delhi dengue outbreak shows a city can be safe only if its deprived areas are protected: Researcher 26.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
In cities, dengue spreads with the daily movements of people, making it a highly mobile disease.
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NITI Aayog Organises Capacity Building Programme for Urban Water Management 26.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Organised in collaboration with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF International NITI Aayog organized todaythe Second Phase of Urban Management Programme on ‘Water Recycling and Reuse’.in collaboration with the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF Internationalat India Habitat Centre in the capital today.
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Bengaluru Buzz: State to acquire land for new Ring Road | Water treatment plant at TG Halli | All apartments to have STPs 24.11.2018 Citizen Matters
Bengaluru will get the Peripheral Ring Road while the State acquires properties for it. BBMP will increase the property tax, and collect fine for littering. These and other news items from the last week that matter to you, all in one place.
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Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (Adb) Sign $ 169 Million Loan to Provide Water and Sanitation Services in Tamil Nadu 16.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed here today a $169 million loan as the First Tranche of a $500 million multi-tranche financing to develop climate-resilient water supply, sewerage, and drainage infrastructure in at least 10 cities in the State of Tamil Nadu.
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