User: kar123 Topic: Society
Category: regional_social protection
Last updated: Dec 01 2016 09:58 IST RSS 2.0
 
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For people living with HIV, fear of stigma a deterrent in seeking govt. entitlements 1.12.2016 Hindu: S & T
Stigma and discrimination continue to pose access barriers for people living with HIV (PLHIV). They face various vulnerabilities such as job insecurity, poor access to healthcare facilities, and low ...
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SBI braces for salary, pension disbursals 30.11.2016 deccanherald.com
State Bank of India, the country's largest lender, is gearing up to disburse salaries from Thursday, as it has received Rs 100 crore for Bengaluru Circle (Rs 100 denomination) re-issuable notes which are already in circulation. SBIgeneral manager (Bangalore Circle) Rajni Mishra told DH, "We have received adequate cash to take care of salaries and pension. Most of our branches in Karnataka will open one hour early at 9.30 am to avoid general rush." SBIhas 2,000 ATMs in Bengaluru which are 100% recalibrated. "All our ATMs are loaded with Rs 2,000 notes. We are witnessing long queues. We feel proud that we are serving not only our existing customers but other bank customers too. Over 60% of those using our ATMs are non-SBI customers," Rajni added. For the convenience of pensioners, SBI has arranged to dispense Rs 10 coins in greater numbers for daily expenses. SBIhas received Rs 5 crore (Rs 500 notes) consignment only once. "We have requested the RBI to supply more Rs 500 notes. We are hoping, in next ...
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Students in literate states lead spike in protests (Special to IANS) 30.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
States with higher literacy levels report more protests, and nearly half of these protests were led by political parties, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of police data over six years.
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ICDS services won’t be privatised, says Minister 24.11.2016 Hindu: Home
Minister for Women and Child Development Umashree on Wednesday gave a categorical assurance to anganwadi workers that services under the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) would not be priv...
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ICDS services won’t beprivatised, says Minister 24.11.2016 Hindu: News
Minister for Women and Child Development Umashree on Wednesday gave a categorical assurance to anganwadi workers that services under the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) would not be priv...
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Pension adalat in Bengaluru 19.11.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Pension adalat in Bengaluru
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Farmers seek waiver of loans, changes to MGNREGA 19.11.2016 Hindu: Home
Those who are the part of the farmers’ jatha launched under the banner of the Karnataka Pranth Raitha Sena from Basavakalyan have urged the government to waive farm loans and revisit the Mahatma Gandh...
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Pension adalat in Bengaluru 19.11.2016 Hindu: Bangalore
Office of the Chief Post Master General, Karnataka Circle, will hold a circle-level pension adalat for the half-year ending December 31 during January / February 2017. According to a press release, pe...
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Postal dept pension adalat 18.11.2016 deccanherald.com
The Department of Posts will conduct a circle-level pension adalat for half-year ending December 31, 2016, during January/February 2017. The adalat will be held in the conference hall of the Office of the Chief Postmaster General, Karnataka Circle, Palace Road.

Pensioners and family pensioners who have retired from the Department of Posts, Karnataka circle, with grievances regarding their pension, may submit their representations to the Assistant Director (A&P), Office of the Chief Postmaster General, Karnataka circle, Bengaluru - 560 001, on or before December 31 this year.

Those who had sent a representation to the pension adalat earlier, need not do so again, stated a press release.
DH News Service
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HDK moves into 'second home' in Hubballi, to build JD(S) in N-K 18.11.2016 deccanherald.com
Former chief minister HDKumaraswamy moved into his new home at Bhairidevarakoppa here on Friday and announced that he would stay in Hubballi for 12 days every month in order to strengthen the JD(S) in North Karnataka. The JD(S) leader said that if his party was voted to power in 2018, it would waive all the loans of farmers, fishermen and weavers, and hike the pension for senior citizens, widows and the physically challenged. "Welfare of farmers and the poor, and jobs for the youth will be our priorities," he added. Kumaraswamy said he would tour the length and breadth of North Karnataka every month with an aim to help the JD(S) win at least 40 seats in the region in the next Assembly elections. He called on JD(S) workers to conduct door-to-door campaigns and highlight his "achievements" when he was chief minister from February 2006 to October 2007. He criticised the Congress and the BJP, saying both the parties had "failed" to protect the interests of common people. He accused them of "bribing" voters ...
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Dalit Samiti stages protest, demands facilities for employees 16.11.2016 Hindu: News
The Karnataka Dalit Sangharsh Samiti (B. Krishnappa faction) has urged the State government to fix minimum wages for Dalits working at gram panchayats and other local bodies.A group of members of the ...
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Demonetisation LIVE: All party meeting, chaired by Sumitra Mahajan, underway 14.11.2016 FirstPost: Bollywood

Fearing a jump in footfalls to deposit or withdraw cash following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and 1,000 banknotes, banks will remain open this Saturday and Sunday and its staff will do overtime till 9 pm for the next three days to clear the rush.

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Demonetisation issue LIVE: Mayawati slams Modi for sudden move, says govt is anti-farmer 14.11.2016 FirstPost: India

Fearing a jump in footfalls to deposit or withdraw cash following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and 1,000 banknotes, banks will remain open this Saturday and Sunday and its staff will do overtime till 9 pm for the next three days to clear the rush.

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Demonetisation, ATM chaos LIVE: PM Narendra Modi says govt has implemented Nehru’s vision 14.11.2016 FirstPost: India

Fearing a jump in footfalls to deposit or withdraw cash following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and 1,000 banknotes, banks will remain open this Saturday and Sunday and its staff will do overtime till 9 pm for the next three days to clear the rush.

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Demonetisation, ATM chaos LIVE: Use of old Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes for key exemptions extended 14.11.2016 FirstPost: Business

Fearing a jump in footfalls to deposit or withdraw cash following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and 1,000 banknotes, banks will remain open this Saturday and Sunday and its staff will do overtime till 9 pm for the next three days to clear the rush.

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Chain snatching in Hassan 6.11.2016 Hindu: Home
Two miscreants riding a bike snatched two gold chains worth nearly Rs. 3 lakh from a woman on Vallbhabai Road in Hassan town on Saturday night.Rukkamma of Ankapura was returning home after attending ...
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‘Rahul’s detention an undemocratic act’ 4.11.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Rahul’s detention an undemocratic act’
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MP questions Rahul's 'concern' for veterans 4.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Questioning Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's "recently discovered concern" for defence veterans, Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar said his repeated letters to the UPA government and top Congress leaders on OROP had been ignored.
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LIC south central zone crosses Rs 2,000 cr in new biz premium income 3.11.2016 HBL: Home
Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), South Central Zone had crossed Rs 2,000 crore mark in new business premium income on October 25, 2016 for the current financial year. The zone, comprisin...
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Congress strategises to corner Centre during winter session of parliament 3.11.2016 New Kerala: India News
Congress strategises to corner Centre during winter session of parliament
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