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As Chennai, Bengaluru grapple with water shortage, time to consider a compact with Cauvery 25.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Cities can no longer rely on romanticized local water resources, but must place themselves in a river basin and take responsibility for the ecological health of the river as a whole. Take the case of the Cauvery in the context of the water starved southern metros.
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US Relocates Hundreds Of Migrant Children From Overcrowded Border Station 25.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Nearly 250 migrant children have been relocated to children's shelters from an overcrowded Texas border patrol station where attorneys said they had been held for weeks in dirty conditions without...
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U.S. relocates hundreds of migrant children from overcrowded border station 25.6.2019 Reuters: World News
Nearly 250 migrant children have been relocated to children's shelters from an overcrowded Texas border patrol station where attorneys said they had been held for weeks in dirty conditions without adequate food and water.
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U.S. Supreme Court takes up insurers' $12 billion Obamacare dispute 24.6.2019 Reuters: Money News
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether the federal government must pay insurers $12 billion under an Obamacare program aimed at encouraging them to cover previously uninsured people after the healthcare law was enacted in ...
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Draft National Policy on Domestic Workers Under Consideration 24.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A draft National Policy on domestic workers is under consideration of the Central Government. The salient features of the draft policy are as under:- Inclusion of Domestic Workers  in the existing legislations Domestic workers will have the right to register as workers.
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From merger, govt now looks to de-merge 3 PSU insurers then look for strategic sale 24.6.2019 Sify Finance
With its plans on consolidation in the insurance sector hitting several hurdles, the government has started exploring different options including de-merging three of its big-size general insurance companies into smaller units and then look at strategic sale of few operations to the private sector.
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Lack of facilities on way to Kamakhya irks pilgrims 24.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Lack of facilities on way to Kamakhya irks pilgrims
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Watch: India is going through the worst water crisis in its history. Does anyone care enough? 22.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
‘Indians care more about the cost of Sonam Kapoor’s dress rather than the fact that they may not have drinking water in the next ten years’
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Modernization of Technology to Double the Income of Farmers 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government has set a target of doubling of farmers’ income by the year 2022. The Government has constituted an Inter-Ministerial Committee to examine issues relating to doubling of farmers’ income and recommend a strategy to achieve doubling of farmers’ income in real terms by the year 2022.
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Arvind Kejriwal meets PM Modi, seeks Centre’s support for plans to store Yamuna water 21.6.2019 Scroll.in
The Delhi chief minister urged the prime minister to examine if Ayushman Bharat could be integrated into the state government’s scheme.
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Current affairs wrap of the day: June 21st, 2019 21.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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'Brain fever' blamed for child deaths in Bihar preventable - doctors 21.6.2019 Reuters: Top News
Five-year-old Soni Khatun was playing in the midday sun last week when she began to vomit and lose feeling in her hands. Her mother, a poor labourer living in Bihar, borrowed money to take her to hospital.
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Arvind Kejriwal Strikes An Amiable Tone After Meeting With PM Modi 21.6.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their first encounter after the national elections, promising to work with the central government and seeking...
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Your Kids Maybe More Likely To Gain Weight During Summer Months 20.6.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
A new study has now revealed that summertime may be the unhealthiest of all, for kids, as they might be at higher risk of gaining weight during this time.
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26 Lakh People Treated Under Ayushman Bharat Scheme So Far: President Kovind 20.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Around 26 Lakh people have availed treatment so far in several hospitals across the country under the Ayushman Bharat scheme since its launch in September last year, President Ram Nath Kovind said on...
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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Trump administration rolls back Obama rule on coal-fired power plants 20.6.2019 DNA
The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.
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Full Text Of President Kovind's Speech At Joint Session Of Parliament 20.6.2019 NDTV News - India-news
President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday addressed the joint session of parliament. He said the people of India have given a "clear mandate to the government to continue the developmental journey that...
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HDFC to buy 51.2% in Apollo Munich Health for Rs 1,346 cr 20.6.2019 DNA
This will make HDFC ERGO the third largest private general insurer in the country
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Trump administration replaces Obama-era power plant rule, in boost to coal 19.6.2019 Reuters: Money News
The Trump administration finalized a new carbon emissions rule for U.S. power plants on Wednesday that it said could cut pollution without damaging the coal industry, replacing a much tougher Obama-era version to fight climate ...
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