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Budget 2015-16: CM's views 1.3.2015 All Budget Stories
The ministers shared mixed views, from the Budget being nothing new to the finance minister doing justice to all sections
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‘A thumbs up’ to the focus on skill building 28.2.2015 HBL: Home
Jaitley allocates ₹68,968 cr for education, marginally higher than last year
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'Budget has addressed MSME concerns' 28.2.2015 HBL: Home
The Union...
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LIVE Union Budget 2015-16: Wealth tax done away, 2% surcharge on super rich to get Rs 9k crore 28.2.2015 DNA: Bangalore
LIVE Union Budget 2015-16: Wealth tax done away, 2% surcharge on super rich to get Rs 9k crore
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Full text of Budget 2015-16 speech 28.2.2015 Hindu: Business
Madam Speaker, I rise to present the Budget of the Union for the year 2015-16. 2. I present this Budget in an economic environment which is far more positive than in the recent...
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Budget Highlights - 10 28.2.2015 All News-IANS Stories
* Procurement law to be drawn up to ensure transparency and remove corruption
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Budget Highlights - 11 28.2.2015 All News-IANS Stories
* Adequate provision for defence with Rs.246,727 crore earmarked this year
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Budget Highlights - 12 28.2.2015 All News-IANS Stories
* In last nine months several steps taken to effectively deal with problem of black money
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Budget 2015: Jaitley announces several new schemes to boost economy, create jobs 28.2.2015 CNN-IBN: Business
"Rs 34,699 crore allocation for MGNREGA in financial year 2015-16, additional 5,000 crore can be given in MNREGA if there is a tax buoyancy," said Jaitley.
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Full text of Arun Jaitley's Finance Budget 2015-16 speech 28.2.2015 CNN-IBN: Business
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Thursday wooing middle class, poor with a host of schemes. There has been no change in the income tax rate for individual payers but corporate tax has been reduced from 30 per cent to 25 per cent.
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Karnataka legislators may soon be highest-paid 28.2.2015 Asian Age: India
From April 2015 onwards, Karnataka legislators are likely to get salaries and allowances on par with what IT professionals earn. Their salaries and allowances are likely to be hiked to nearly Rs 1,23,000 per month from Rs 65,000. This is considered the highest in the country. Sources said a bill seeking the hike will be introduced in the forthcoming Budget Session of the legislature with the state government giving the nod for a nearly-100-per cent hike in pay. The Karnataka Legislature Salaries, Pensions and Allowances Act 1996 will be amended to make the hike possible. At present, legislators draw a monthly salary and allowances of Rs 65,000. They also get a daily allowance of Rs 1,000 per day of meetings within the state and Rs 1,500 for a day outside the state. The fact is that legislators attend nearly 10 meetings in Bengaluru of various committees of both Houses of the legislature. In the proposed amendment, the daily allowance will be hiked from Rs 1,000 to Rs 1,500. Besides, legislators will get ...
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Institutional finance to fund rise in Plan outlay 27.2.2015 All Budget Stories
52% increase in Plan outlay for 2015-16, 17% of this to be financed via institutional finance
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Tremors in Hassan, Chikkamagaluru 26.2.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Mid-day meal workers march for higher wages 24.2.2015 HBL: Home
26 lakh mid-day meal workers paid ₹1,000 a month, officially not recognised
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Construction workers seek better service facilities 22.2.2015 Hindu: Karnataka
Representatives and members of the local unit of the Karnataka State Building and Other Construction Workers’ Federation on Friday staged a protest here, urging the State government to strengthen t...
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Devadasi’s daughter overcomes odds to get doctorate 14.2.2015 TOI: Bangalore Times
Devadasi’s daughter overcomes odds to get doctorate
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Daughter of devadasi achieves doctorate degree fighting all odds 13.2.2015 Hubli - City - The Times of India
Examples of children of devadasis qualified with higher education are seen very rare following poor social and financial background of these families.
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Identify land to construct warehouses, officials told 13.2.2015 Hindu: Home
Rohini Sindhuri, Chief Executive Officer of Mandya Zilla Panchayat, on Wednesday instructed the officials concerned to identify suitable land for the construction of warehouses at gram panchayat le...
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The invisible makers of the city 12.2.2015 India Together

Homeless, vulnerable and deprived of any form of social security, street dwellers often provide critical services, helping to sustain themselves and the city. Pushpa Achanta meets some of them in Bengaluru to know more about their existence.

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Extend Arogya Bhagya to all journalists- KUWJ 9.2.2015 Bangalore News, Bangalore City News | Cities News - Times of India
N Raju, state president of Karnataka Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ) urged the government to extend health care facilities under Arogya Bhagya scheme to all journalists and their family members in the state irrespective of urban and rural ...
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