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Sriperumbudur candidates: Heavyweight takes on newbie; infrastructure in focus 17.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
As DMK's T R Baalu returns to contest the seat he held till 2014, he finds himself up against a newbie from PMK among others in the fray. Who are the others and what do residents say about the real problems in the Sriperumbudur constituency?
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P Nagarajan, Coimbatore: Here’s how AIADMK MP, who defected to Dinakaran faction, fared in Parliament 16.4.2019 Citizen Matters
P Nagarajan has seen the completion of 154 works under MPLADs during his tenure in various fields. The MP however has participated in fewer debates than the national and state average. The break up of the ADMK caused significant uncertainty in his position even during his tenure.
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I am a frustrated Indian citizen who wants reform: Kameela Nasser 15.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Kameela Nasser is the Makkal Needhi Maiam candidate from Chennai Central constituency. In this interview, Kameela talks about her party's poll promises and why she wants to be an MP.
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The Election Fix: What have India’s politicians promised to do about the water crisis? 14.4.2019 Scroll.in
Plus, a look back at how the Modi government’s Ganga clean-up has gone and whether voters care about water.
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In the news for heavy rains every year, why is Mumbai still water-deficient? 6.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Mumbai currently sources 3.8 billion litres of water per day from seven dams built over lakes in neighbouring districts. It is also familiar with seasonal water cuts. But why does a city with abundant monsoons and flooding every year have such unstable water supply?
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Supply treated sewage water to amusement park: NGT panel 3.4.2019 Hindu: Cities
Plea said park was using groundwater without permission
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Water supply inadequate as consumption goes up 3.4.2019 Hindu: Kochi
Those who depend on wells turning to piped water
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V.V. promises to address local issues 2.4.2019 Hindu: Health
‘Making smart city as safe city is priority’
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Restructuring landfills: Bhalswa follows Okhla 1.4.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Test report from Okhla showed the process, overseen by IIT-Delhi expert, helped reduce the height of landfill by 30%
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KWA to pump 5 mld more from today 31.3.2019 Hindu: Home
With demand for water soaring during the summer, the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) will begin pumping an additional five million litres a day (mld) fro
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Conference of IWT workers’ union 30.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Conference of IWT workers’ union
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Water testing labs flooded with samples from district 30.3.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Concern over possibility of a rise in waterborne diseases
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Water supply to be regulated 30.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
In northern parts of the district from Monday
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A requiem for solidarity: The travels and writings of Chittaranjan Das 28.3.2019 Hindu: Home
Travelling in the 50s and 60s, Odia writer Chittaranjan Das realised that the only way to become an Indian was to first become an Asian and then a world citizen
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Water testing labs flooded with samples 28.3.2019 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Concern over possibility of a rise in waterborne diseases
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Aluva Municipality to impose curbs on water tankers 28.3.2019 Hindu: Kochi
Water tankers’ to be strictly monitored from April 1
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With crores in profits from TASMAC, can’t state do more for rehabilitation of addicts? 27.3.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Substance abuse and alcoholism are a major scourge in Chennai, as our earlier article showed. A visit to two government maintained de-addiction centres in the city reveals glaring infrastructural lapses and shortage of skilled manpower.
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Vice President calls for faster and more inclusive growth; 26.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for a faster and more inclusive growth. He said that knowledge is going to be the driver of the growth of Indian Economy and will play a vital role in improving the living conditions of the people.
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MDWS marks World Water Day with water management workshop 23.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
On the occasion of World Water Day on 22nd March 2019, the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation  organised a two day National Workshop on Management of Grey Water in Rural Areas and Arsenic and Fluoride Remediation (March 21, 22) in collaboration with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)  Madras with support from UNICEF India.
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Start-Up Diaries: How mentorship helped this innovative water conservation firm 1.3.2019 Sify Finance
Faclon Labs uses concepts such as Internet of Things to manage water resources. And its Co-Founder talks about how active mentorship from the Marico Innovation Foundation has helped it get gain control of managing a company.
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