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Andhra tops the EoD rankings 11.7.2018 Projects Monitor

Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, released the final rankings of States in Ease of Doing Business in New Delhi on 10 July 2018. Andhra Pradesh retained its number one position and relegated Telangana to number two. Haryana, Jharkhand and Gujarat ranked third, fourth and fifth respectively. The industry […]

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Ease of doing business list: Andhra Pradesh tops chart, Telangana and... 10.7.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Ease of doing business list: Andhra Pradesh tops chart, Telangana and...
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Andhra tops ease of doing business ranking for 2nd year in a row 10.7.2018 Rediff: Business
Telangana and Haryana are at the second and third positions. Others in the top ten are Jharkhand (4), Gujarat (5), Chhattisgarh (6), Madhya Pradesh (7), Karnataka (8), Rajasthan (9) and West Bengal (10).
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World Bank to assist govt scheme on groundwater management 6.6.2018 Sify Finance
[India] Jun 6(ANI): The World Bank on Wednesday offered assistance to the Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY), a Rs.6000 crore Central Sector Scheme of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and
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World Bank nod for ₹6000-cr groundwater recharge plan 6.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
NEW DELHI: To address concerns about depleting groundwater reserves in India, the government has joined hands with the World Bank to execute a ₹6,000
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World Bank approves Rs. 6,000 crore Atal Bhujal  Yojana 6.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The World Bank has approved Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY), a Rs.6000 crore  Central Sector Scheme of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development  and Ganga Rejuvenation. The scheme is  to be implemented over a period of five years from 2018-19 to 2022-23, with World Bank assistance.
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Fissures in Karnataka Congress? Party MLA Satish Jarkiholi`s supporters protest seeking Cabinet seat for him 6.6.2018 Zee News : India National
Ahead of the Cabinet expansion in Karnataka on Wednesday, there seem to be fissures within the Congress over the allocation of berths. Supporters of Congress MLA Satish Jarkiholi on Wednesday staged a protest near Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru demanding a ministerial seat for him in the state cabinet. 
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India shows how sexual assault against women can hold back rise of nation 29.5.2018 Top Stories
In the eight years from 2004, about 20 million women (the size of the combined populations of New York, London and Paris) vanished from India's workforce, the World Bank estimates
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IWAI study finds 20 proposed National Waterways technically not feasible 15.5.2018 General News
The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has found that 20 proposed national waterways are technically not feasible, a report said. These include five in Tamil Nadu, four in West Bengal, two each in Odisha, Karnataka and Maharashtra and one each in Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Goa besides one jointly in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. "IWAI which has conducted a study on the feasibility of national waterways has found that 20 national waterways are technically not feasible," a shipping ministry report has said. An expenditure to the tune of Rs 98 lakh was spent on the studies on these, it said. However, it said that national waterways is an alternative mode of transportation and could ease burden from roads and rail, and Jal Marg Vikas Project could play an important role in providing supplementary mode of transportation. Fuel consumption per tonne km is to the tune of Rs 1.16 in case of waterways, Rs 1.60 in case of railways and Rs 3.24 in case of roads, it said. The IWAI ...
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EVM, EC, CAG, CBI, ED, 125 crore Indians are all wrong, only Congress... 9.5.2018 DNA: Bangalore
EVM, EC, CAG, CBI, ED, 125 crore Indians are all wrong, only Congress...
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Modi rejects Congress charge on unemployment, blames opposition party 7.5.2018 General News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday rejected the Congress accusation against his government of not creating enough jobs and claimed that several of its initiatives led to the creation of jobs in the public and private sectors.
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LIVE! Now, official says 27 people did NOT die in Bihar bus mishap 4.5.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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WB sees ‘good progress’ in KSTP works 30.4.2018 Hindu: National
Concern over ‘poor financial progress’
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Thalassery-Valavupara KSTP road upgradation work in progress 15.4.2018 Hindu: Other States
World Bank team on mission to review project expresses satisfaction
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Expert calls for national effort to reach hunger reduction targets 24.3.2018 Hindu: National
‘Food, nutrition and livelihood security are major challenges’
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Warming climate will displace millions in coming decades: WB 19.3.2018 General News
The number of people fleeing crop failures, droughts and rising sea levels will grow drastically over the next three decades if world governments do not intervene, according to a World Bank report released today. By 2050, 86 million "climate migrants" will be displaced in Sub-Saharan Africa, 40 million in South Asia and 17 million in Latin America -- 143 million in all -- according to the report, which the bank said was the first to address the question of migration spurred by climate change. These regions are home to more than half the developing world's population, with 2.8 per cent of inhabitants among those at risk, the report said. So far climate change has inexorably become an "engine of migration," forcing individuals, families and even whole communities to seek more viable homes, World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva said in prepared remarks presenting the report. "Every day, climate change becomes a more urgent economic, social and existential threat to countries and their ...
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Atal Bhujal Yojana 15.3.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Government has proposed Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY) aimed at sustainable ground water management with community participation in select over-exploited and ground water stressed areas in seven States (Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh).
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India's secret weapon for renewable energy: Rooftop solar for businesses 6.3.2018 Latest News
India targets 40 gigawatt solar capacity from rooftops by 2022
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More emphasis on water conservation 21.2.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition

Asserting that his Ministry was laying more emphasis on conserving water, Union Minister for River Development, Water Resources and Surface Transport, Nitin Gadkari said that a new project ‘Atal Bh

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National level tribunal to solve river water dispute 20.2.2018 deccanherald.com
The Union Cabinet has approved the setting up of a tribunal at national level to settle the dispute over sharing of river water between states. Briefing media after the Regional Conference of Southern States on Water resources here on Tuesday, the union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said that the Bill for a central Tribunal will be passed during the current budget session. He said that Cauvery management board and regulatory authorities will be established within six months following the Supreme Courts judgment on share of water between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Calling the decisions made during the meeting as "Hyderabad Declaration", the minister said that allocations for irrigation projects in different states will be increased and efforts will be made to secure funding from Nabard or the World Bank. Earlier inaugurating the meeting, he said that interstate disputes over share of river water are a major hurdle in the development of the country. He pointed out that prolonged litigation in courts is a ...
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