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When crocodiles roam city streets: The real reason behind Vadodara floods 16.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Yet another city, yet another time. A tale of how callous city administration ignored repeated warnings and saw Vadodara go under water following spells of intense rainfall over a day this monsoon.
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Maharashtra Discusses Climate Change In Disaster Preparedness Review 14.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Maharashtra is one of the first states in the country to keep climate change at the centre of its deliberations to come up with disaster relief and rehabilitation norms.
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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman visits flood affected areas Karnataka as situation continues to be grim 10.8.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Bengaluru Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman today arrived at flood ravaged Belagavi district, even as the flood situation continued to be grave in North and Sourh Karnataka Districts including those coming under Western Ghat districts. The death toll in flood related incidents was put at 24 in the State. Addressing a press conference after […]
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At least 16 killed in rain-related incidents in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka 8.8.2019 Scroll.in
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa asked people to donate at least Rs 5,000 crore to flood relief and rehabilitation.
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How Bengaluru’s action plan proposes to beat air pollution 8.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Recently, a 44-point mega action plan was drafted to tackle air pollution in Bengaluru. The plan assigns tasks to multiple government agencies, to be completed in a time frame. Read more for details of the plan
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First person: The Indian voter has been spooked by the lack of an alternative. Can that be fixed? 3.6.2019 Scroll.in
Here’s how India can break out of the prison cell created by right-wing discourse.
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K.R. Market makeover to begin this July 3.4.2019 Hindu: Bangalore
Redevelopment plan includes restoring the heritage status of the market
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Fire audit of all BBMP markets soon 27.3.2019 Hindu: Bangalore
Safety measures in Russell Market not updated, say traders
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1 Dead, Many Feared Trapped After Building Collapses In Karnataka 19.3.2019 NDTV News - India-news
One person has died and about 40 others are feared trapped after an under-construction building collapsed in North Karnataka's Dharwad today afternoon, news agency ANI reported quoting the police. 15...
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World Bank provides $137 million to modernise 220 dams in 6 states 9.3.2019 Sify Finance
The World Bank has provided additional financing of 137 million dollars (about Rs 960 crore) for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) to rehabilitate and
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The Government of India, the World Bank and the representatives of Five States sign the Loan Agreement for Additional Financing of $137 Million for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) 8.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The World Bank, the Government of India and representatives of 5 States of Government of India and Implementing Agencies signed here in New Delhi today the Loan Agreement for Additional Financing of $137 Million for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) that will help rehabilitate and modernize over 220 selected large dams in the States of Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand.
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‘We want justice’: Victims of endosulfan poisoning in Kerala set to start hunger strike 30.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
They want financial aid, medical facilities, schools for their disabled children and a tribunal to book those responsible for the pesticide tragedy.
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Despite opposition uproar, Lok Sabha passes Personal Laws (Amendment) Bill 2018 7.1.2019 Zee News : India National
The bill was introduced by Union Minister PP Choudhary.
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Domestic steel consumption to grow by 7% in FY19 & FY20 1.1.2019 Financial Chronicle
New Delhi The domestic steel consumption growth is expected to grow by 7 per cent during this fiscal and the trend is likely to continue in the next financial year as well, largely driven by the government’s focus on the infrastructure sector, says an ICRA report. “The government’s thrust on infrastructure, in particular towards affordable housing, power transmission, and the railways in the union budget 2018-19 is likely to keep domestic steel consumption growth favourable in the medium term, which is expected to grow by 7 per cent during FY2019 as well as FY2020,” ICRA said. According to a the research report, despite healthy demand, domestic steel production growth is likely to remain low at about 2.5 to 3 per cent in the ongoing fiscal due to increased threat from cheaper imports combined with a considerable de-growth in steel exports because of rising trade tensions globally. Moreover, the moderation in Chinese steel demand and consequent oversupply concerns remain key near-term challenges for the ...
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Year-end report of MSDE -More than One Crore youth annually joining and benefitting from the Skill India program; 26.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Skill India– Highlights 2018 This year, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) completed its4 successful years, since its inception in 2014. For the first time, a ministry created by the Government of India,is keeping its core focus on converging all skill development initiatives in the country under one National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF).
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Physical torture, no treatment for HIV patient: Women`s commission report on shelter homes 17.12.2018 Zee News : India National
Out of 26 Swadhar Greh, only one is running as per the guidelines of the scheme, according to the report submitted to the NCW by the inspection committee.
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Year End Review- 2018: Cabinet & CCEA 14.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
03 Jan 2018   Cabinet gives approval to the Approach to be adopted by India at the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the WTO held in Buenos Aires, Argentina during 10-13 December 2017   The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given ex-post facto approval to the Note submitted by the Department of Commerce and approved the approach to be adopted by India at the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the WTO held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in December 2017.
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Congress hits out at Centre over timing of Karnataka bypolls, says flood-relief work will be hampered 8.10.2018 Zee News : India National
The Election Commission had on Saturday announced that bypolls in three Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka will be held on November 3.
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634 deaths related to manual scavenging recorded in 25 years 18.9.2018 Rediff: News
Tamil Nadu reported the highest number of such deaths at 194, followed by Gujarat 122, Karnataka 68 and Uttar Pradesh 51.
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"Shiva Devotee" Rahul Gandhi Heads To Kailash Mansarovar This Week 29.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Rahul Gandhi will go on a pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar on August 31. The Congress president had announced earlier that he would take the trip after the Karnataka election.
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