User: nitinj Topic: Refugees
Category: Migrants
Last updated: Sep 30 2020 13:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Why does the Modi govt want to suffocate NGOs? 30.9.2020 Rediff: News
Any NGO critical of the government is unlikely to receive a green signal. The new amendment will leave NGOs vulnerable to harassment. It was the NGO sector that helped provide compassion and food to millions of people during the lockdown. The new Bill will render such cooperation and camaraderie impossible in future, observes Rashme Sehgal.
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Road safety pays: If India cuts accidents by half, it could add 14% to GDP per capita by 2038 30.9.2020 Scroll.in
With 69% of road fatalities involving Indians between the ages of 18 years to 45 years, crashes hurt economic productivity.
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Covid-19: Mumbai, Delhi bring little cheer for telcos 30.9.2020 Rediff: Business
Telecom operators say the reason for the low increase in ARPU in the two metros could be linked to the massive reverse migration of labour.
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International Translation Day: Translated books that translators from Indian languages recommend 30.9.2020 Scroll.in
September 30 is observed around the world as International Translation Day.
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100 Nagaland returnees to be imparted livelihood training 29.9.2020 The Assam Tribune
100 Nagaland returnees to be imparted livelihood training
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'New UP order will target Dalits, Muslims, Oppn' 29.9.2020 Rediff: News
'This is against the Constitution and we will oppose it tooth and nail.'
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South West Delhi withdraws mandatory quarantine order for patients over 60 years old 28.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Officials said the September 21 order was revoked because it was not in accordance with the coronavirus guidelines of the Delhi government or the ICMR.
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India’s new labour codes fail migrant workers whose vulnerability was highlighted by lockdown crisis 27.9.2020 Scroll.in
The systemic, structural reasons that precipitated their distress have been completely ignored.
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Top 10 coronavirus updates: India conducts nearly 15 lakh tests in a day for the first time 25.9.2020 Scroll.in
A look at the biggest developments of the day.
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Sonu Sood has a message for trolls 25.9.2020 Rediff: Movies
'Trolling is their job, so they should be good at it.'
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Buzzkill: The air pollution in Indian cities is causing behavioural and genetic changes in wild bees 24.9.2020 Scroll.in
The findings of the study by Bengaluru researchers underscore the need to raise India’s ambient air quality standards.
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Around 2,000 posts re-allocated for Kashmiri Pandits under prime minister’s package 24.9.2020 Scroll.in
The recruitment will be conducted only on the basis of written or skill tests for suitable candidates.
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'The negativity is only on the TV news channels' 24.9.2020 Rediff: Movies
'Even they can see through the stories on these news channels and can see how these channels keep shifting their goals: From murder, drugs, to someone missing. They are worthless goals.'
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Migrant crisis: No complaints of ‘inhuman conditions’ on Shramik trains, Centre tells Parliament 24.9.2020 Scroll.in
Piyush Goyal informed Parliament that 97 deaths had occurred on board these trains.
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Behind the new rules for NGOs to get foreign funds, a clear political message – fall in line 24.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
It will have far-reaching consequences on the fields of education, health, people’s livelihoods, gender justice and indeed democracy in India.
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By studying ancient DNA, scientists are starting to untangle how East Asia was populated 23.9.2020 Scroll.in
Who were the first people to come to these regions? Which groups ended up predominant and which died out?
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Why the new labour codes leave workers even more precariously poised than before 23.9.2020 Scroll.in
The legislations take India back to the British era when slavery was a norm, workers organisations said in this note to MPs earlier this week.
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Covid-19: Saudi Arabia bans flights to and from India 23.9.2020 Rediff: News
In a circular issued on Tuesday, Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation said it was "suspending travel to and from the following countries: (India, Brazil and Argentina) including any person who has been in any of the mentioned countries above in the last 14 days prior to their arrival to the Kingdom".
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Before the Centre, a few states had freed agriculture markets to attract investments – and failed 23.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Economist R Ramakumar on the problems with the controversial farm bills passed by the Parliament.
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Covid: MGNREGS funds fast drying up as demand surges 23.9.2020 Rediff: Business
Almost 63 per cent of the increased allocation of around Rs 1.01 trillion has been spent in the first five months of 2020-21.
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