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Celebrations Recall Gentle Art of P Kalinga Rao 18.11.2014 newindianexpress.com
The life of the singer-composer coincided with the glory days of vinyl records
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GP workers begin indefinite stir demanding basic facilities 11.11.2014 deccanherald.com
Lead by Karnataka State Gram Panchayat Workers' Association, demanding basic facilities like job security, provident fund and hike in salary, gram panchayat workers of Dakshina Kannada district started an indefinite strike against the State government, in front of the Zilla Panchayat building, at Kottara here on Monday. In his inaugural speech, CITU District General Secretary Vasanth Achary said that development of the nation starts from villages. Ironically, many gram panchayat workers like pump operators are working from 15 to 20 years, still get Rs 1,500 to Rs 2,000 as salary. They don't have Provident Fund facility, pension and they don't come under Janashri insurance policy scheme. Their children don't have scholarship facility. According to a study, a person needs at least 2,000 calories of food to be healthy, which means he should get at least Rs 15,000 per month. The salary which is being given by the government is enough for breakfast. 'Acche Din' should come for labour class first, he ...
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Loaders demand better service facilities 11.11.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Loaders demand better service facilities
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Pejawar seer opposes division of State 5.11.2014 deccanherald.com
Vishveshateertha Swami of Pejawar Mutt, Udupi, said on Wednesday that there was no need to create a separate state of North Karnataka.

Speaking to reporters here, the seer said that there was no need for the division of the state and that the government should ensure that developmental activities were undertaken in the entire state as it was the responsibility of the government.

Elected representatives from the North Karnataka region, keeping their political affiliations aside, should strive for the development of the region, he said.
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Meeting convened 28.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Meeting convened
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CITU hits out at privatisation 16.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
CITU hits out at privatisation
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Creators of timeless art pieces struggling with medical bills 16.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Creators of timeless art pieces struggling with medical bills
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CITU hits out at privatisation 16.10.2014 Hindu: Mangalore
The amending of acts by the Union government to favour industries over the poor will result in autorickshaw drivers being marginalised, said Vasant Achari, district general secretary of the Centre...
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Government urged to enhance anganwadi workers’ honorarium 14.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Government urged to enhance anganwadi workers’ honorarium
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Gram panchayat employees seek regularisation of services 14.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Gram panchayat employees seek regularisation of services
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Task Works employees’ stir gets KRRS support 10.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Task Works employees’ stir gets KRRS support
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Building the lives of those who build our houses 10.10.2014 India Together

Sordid living conditions, poor educational and medical facilities, and lack of childcare inevitably characterise the lives of construction workers in the country. Are they ever going to be able to reap the benefits of the growth they facilitate? Kathyayini Chamaraj examines.

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LIC observing Oct as social security month 1.10.2014 HBL: Industry & Economy
Life Insurance Corporation of India is observing October as social security month. "The total number of lives covered under our social security schemes up to the last financial year...
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Govt sets up task force on public debt management 1.10.2014 News
The action is based on recommendations of the Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission
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Rs. 850-cr. special package announced for Bellary 30.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Rs. 850-cr. special package announced for Bellary
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Insurance scheme for drivers moves at a slow pace 30.9.2014 Hindu: Mangalore
An insurance scheme for drivers of private commercial vehicles was launched in the State with much fanfare in 2012. But, the scheme has stuttered, stalled and now it encompasses less than ha...
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Only 50% of jobs under ex-servicemen quota getting filled 28.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Only 50% of jobs under ex-servicemen quota getting filled
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'Make Better Use of Welfare Plans' 28.9.2014 The New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu - http://newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/
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Contract workers seek wage hike 24.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Contract workers seek wage hike
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Contract workers seek wage hike in Mangalore 24.9.2014 Hindu: Cities
The workers said contract employees should also get 50 per cent reservation when filling up vacancies in the electricity supply board.
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