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Puri assures Punjab CM of early commencement of Sultanpur Lodhi infra development works 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri assured Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Friday that the Centre will initiate work on the infrastructure development of Sultanpur Lodhi, as proposed by the state government, at the earliest. The Chief Minister had called on the Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation with Independent Charge of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs here, to press for early approval for the Rs 321 crore infrastructure development project. The town holds historical significance, due to its association with Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji, whose 550th Prakash Purb is being celebrated this year. The Union Minister said that he had already instructed the department to immediate send the proposals and secure the necessary approvals to start work on priority, an official Spokesperson said here, after the meeting. To the Chief Minister’s request for inclusion of three Municipal Corporation towns of Patiala, Bathinda and SAS Nagar in Smart Cities project, being ...
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Housing for all to transform India's landscape : PM 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi No stone will be left unturned to realise the vision of 'Housing for All' which will transform the urban landscape of the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed on Tuesday, marking the fourth anniversary of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) and Smart Cities. Mr Modi tweeted, 'These initiatives have seen record investment, speed, use of technology & public participation. We are committed to further improve urban infrastructure. No stone will be left unturned to fulfill the dream of 'Housing for All', which will give wings to crores of aspirations, 'Four years ago, today, we started important initiatives PM Awas Yojana (U), AMRUT, Smart Cities with the aim to transform urban landscape in India. These schemes have not only helped usher in a new paradigm of urban development but have also transformed crores of lives,' the Prime Minister asserted. Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is an initiative by the Centre in which ...
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Modi will go down in history as mere "Stuntman": Congress 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Launching a tirade against the ruling dispensation over a number of issues including joblessness, black money, economy, distress in MSMEs and rural economy, the Congress on Tuesday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as stuntman as he failed to deliver on a historical mandate given by the people in 2014. Addressing a press conference here, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi said, "PM Modi, you fought the last Lok Sabha election on the promise two crore jobs per annum, 15 lakh in our pockets, 100 smart cities and cheaper Petrol diesel! We will like to fight the next two phases on these very issues, so that the people are able to see through your diversionary games and assess you for yourself. You were given a historical opportunity by the people of this country. However, you will go down in history as a mere stuntman rather than a statesman!." On May 4, Mr Modi had attacked former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi while speaking at an election rally in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh ...
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Atal Memorials in MP 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
It is quite natural for the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan to be sensitive about Mr.Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He started his electoral political carrier from Vidisha Lok Sabha bye-election vacated by Mr.Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Mr.Chouhan has announced series of Atal memorials is the State. All the seven smart cities of Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Ujjain, Sagar and Satna will be named Atal cities. It will have world class libraries, excellence and research centres. His life story will be included in school text books. The Habibganj Railway station and Bhopal AIIMS hospital will be named on Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The Habibganj is so named in the name of family member of the Nawab Bhopal family. At capital Bhopal a global skill park is being set up in 600 crores and it will be named on him. The State Government will institute five National Atal Bihari Vajpayee awards of five lakh each for poets, journalists and good governance. The coming up Vidisha Medical College will be named on him. ...
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Modi Visit 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi on a day’s visit to Madhya Pradesh at Mohanpura in Rajgarh he dedicated Mohanpura irrigation Project. It will irrigate 1.25 hectares of land and provide drinking water to 400 villages. The Rajgarh district so far mostly dependent of rain water for agriculture. The Mohanpura Project has given a big fillip in irrigation. Mr.Modi also praised for the leadership of the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan in making tremendous progress in the development of the state. In the clean India programme in the whole India first and second position obtained by Indore and Bhopal. In all 21 cities of the states besides Bhopal and Indore included in the national lists of clean cities and are Khargone, Ujjain, Singraulli, Mandsaur,Jabalpur, Gwalior, Chhindwara, Sagar, Rewa, Pithampur, Dewas, Neemuch, Ratlam, Hoshangabad, Nagda, Burhanpur and Chhattarpur. In view of coming elections Mr.Modi also took it as opportunity to assail Congress for projecting only one family. Mr.Modi also ...
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E-Waste 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The generation of E (Electronic) Waste is the ever and over growing environmental problem of the world. It is not bio degradable and gradually covering the earth face. The world will have to find a solution of disposal or it will destroy the mankind. India is 5th after China, USA, Japan and Germany in generating the highest E-waste. Despite India’s emphasis on ‘Clean India’ we are concentrating in road side and locality wastage collection and cleaning it. But looking into the magnitude of E-Waste that we are generating the India has to plan a special scheme of its disposal and final destruction. Ordinary way of cleaning by lifting the waste and dump or burn will not help in this matter. It require specified industrial units to destroy it. With new innovated technology India is moving with fast speed in the development, manufacturing and using electronics goods. This segment of industry is facing a very especial problem that its technology and models of electronic goods are changing fast that within ...
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Austria's foreign ministry says facing 'serious cyber attack' 5.1.2020 Technology News | Read The Latest Technology News And Headlines, Mobile Phone Reviews And Much More
Austria's foreign ministry is facing a "serious cyber attack", it said late Saturday, warning another country could be responsible.
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3 mega water supply schemes taken up 29.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
3 mega water supply schemes taken up
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10 critical steps for Ganga revival 18.12.2019 Downtoearth
As PM Modi advises states along the river to shift focus from Namami to Arth Ganga, it is clear that the Ganga cannot be restored by only pollution-abatement measures
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Ram corridor, cruise on Saryu in ‘New Ayodhya’ 2.12.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
Lucknow: With the Supreme Court clearing the decks for the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is preparing to turn the holy city into the biggest religious destination for Hindus and a tourist attraction for others. A ‘new Ayodhya’ plan is being readied to give the ancient …
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Finally, state gets Board for Wildlife 22.11.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Panaji: The Goa government has constituted the State Board for Wildlife under the chairmanship of the Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. According to the notification issued by the under-secretary (forest), the Forest Minister is the vice chairman of the board. Besides Poriem MLA Pratapsingh Rane, Cortalim MLA Alina Saldanha, Sanguem MLA Prasad Gaonkar, the Principal Secretary …
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Steel consumption in India set for quantum jump: Pradhan 7.11.2019 PTI: All news
Steel consumption in India set for quantum jump: Pradhan
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Steel consumption in India set for quantum jump: Pradhan 6.11.2019 Business | The Asian Age
Steel sector is becoming more efficient, environment-friendly and globally competitive supported by various government policies.
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J&K situation must improve: Angela Merkel 2.11.2019 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
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Digital Jalebi's immersive, interactive experiences help Qogno shine at IMC 19.10.2019
The India Mobile Congress (IMC) is the largest and most prestigious mobile technology forum in India and South Asia. At this year"s IMC, one of the most vibrant displays was created by Digital Jalebi for Qogno. Digital Jalebi, an experiential design studio helped Qogno, a developer of mobile digital infrastructure, shine at the IMC by bringing to life its vision for India"s mobile connectivity using virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, projection displays, and interactive displays. Using a narrative that began in prehistory and traversed the Bronze Age, the Middle Ages, the industrial age culminating in the era of 5G, Digital Jalebi revealed how communication technologies have evolved since humans have walked the earth.    After learning about communication mediums used in prehistory and history, Digital Jalebi"s talented team of designers, engineers, graphics designers, architects, animators, content writers, voice-over artists, and futurists showed visitors ...
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Decentralised wastewater solutions the need of the hour for India 14.10.2019 Downtoearth
With the country hurtling towards a water crisis and treated wastewater a possible alternative, using models that are different from the centralised approach, is a sustainable and cost-effective solution
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Faecal sludge and septage management key for a clean Ganga 7.10.2019 Downtoearth
There is also a need to address the issue of greywater — the water from bathroom and kitchen — which continues to pollute water bodies and is a public health concern  
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Kochi: Realty boards high-speed rail 4.10.2019
Kochi: The proposed semi-high-speed rail corridor project connecting Thiruvananthapuram and Kasargod will not only cut the travel time, but also "change the face of Kerala," it is claimed. A well-planned real estate development project appears to be the subtext of the ambitious project as it plans to acquire 1,000 hectares (2,500 acres) apart from locking another few hundred acres on either side of the corridor. The Rs 55,000-crore venture envisages cutting the travel time between the state capital and the northernmost district to under five hours. At present, it takes 10 to 12 hours to cover the 574-km distance. The project is in the initial stage and the number of people to be evicted is still being worked out. The Kerala Rail Development Corporation (KRDCL), the implementing agency, in its request for proposal (RFP) document has stated that "unlocking the land value" is one of its key objectives. The promoters project land as a key ingredient for the project which it says will ...
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A new India where all citizens have an equal shot at pursuit of their own happiness 26.9.2019 Columns – The Indian Express
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Parking woes at Thiruvananthapuram corporation 25.9.2019
Thiruvananthapuram: The multi-level parking facility coming up on the city corporation premises has done more harm than good to the city dwellers. Hundreds of people coming to  the corporation main office premises, which house many public offices, now have no parking space. Chaos prevails at the place after the construction of the seven-storey automated parking facility under the AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuve-nation and Urban Trans-formation) project commenced. The offices functioning on the premises include Akshaya Centre, State Election Commission, Janasevana Kendram and Indian Coffee House. The traffic wardens deployed by the civic authorities have no clue about vehicle management. "The warden at the front gate sometimes doesn"t allow entry into the premises and asks us to use the other gate. When we go there, the warden at that gate would shoo us away. There is no coordination between the wardens which worsens the situation. Sometimes vehicles get stuck creating a ruckus," ...
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