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In Centre's fire sale: land, factories, apartments... 27.1.2020 Rediff: Business
Processes are at an advanced stage for a number of assets of the Centre and central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) to be monetised. The assets include office space, apartments, factories, land, power transmission assets, sports stadia, gas pipelines, and telecom assets.
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Metro Water’s 10 big promises for Chennai citizens in 2020 27.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board put forth ambitious goals of expansion of services and initiatives at the very start of the year; taking a look at the ten big goals of the department in 2020.
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அழிவை நோக்கி மெல்ல செல்லும் கொரட்டூர் ஏரியை நம்மால் மீட்க முடியுமா? 21.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Water bodies across the city have suffered the impact of encroachment and discharge of sewage and effluents. The fate of Korattur Lake is no different. Read the Tamil translation of our article on the slow demise of this vital water body.
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Kolkata plans its first biomining project at Mollar Bheri landfill on eastern wetland 21.1.2020 Citizen Matters
The Rs 21-crore project will be implemented in 55 acres of land near Mollar Bheri, a shallow fishery located in the East Kolkata Wetlands, that has seen a 12-feet-high mountain of waste build up over the years.
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“Draft Mobility Plan based on faulty data, is financially unviable” 20.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The draft Comprehensive Mobility Plan is problematic from the legal, technical and financial perspectives
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Chennai Buzz: AC buses back in city | Rent law amendment | Metrowater plans…and more 12.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
From changes in rent laws to plans of parastatal agencies such as MTC, CMRL and Metrowater, catch the important news of the week in this edition of Buzz.
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AGCL begins survey for piped domestic gas supply 11.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
AGCL begins survey for piped domestic gas supply
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Kejriwal launches "doorstep delivery" of 40 services 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, With an aim to provide Government services at the door step of citizens in the National Capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday launched "Home delivery" of 40 services, including registration of marriage. The Chief Minister launched “Home delivery of 40 Government Services” here at Delhi Secretariat in presence of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and other Cabinet Ministers. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Kejriwal pointed out,"This is a revolutionary step. To avail doorstep delivery you can call at 1076. In case the line is busy, the company will you. Till 10PM (2200 hrs), the services will be available. An amount of Rs 50 would be charged as fee." The 40 services are under the department of Revenue, Social Welfare, Transport, Delhi Jal Board (DJB), Food and Civil Supplies, Labour and Department for the welfare of SC/ST/OBC/Minorities. The services available at the doorstep of the citizens under the Revenue department includes registration of Marriage , issuance of caste ...
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Water levels in Yamuna low & receding, Haryana tells apex court 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Water level in the Yamuna is about 3/4th of last year and depleting, the Haryana government submitted in the Supreme Court on Tuesday. The stand of the Manohar Lal Khattar government was detailed in connection with the issue of providing water by Haryana to Delhi, which is facing a shortage due to the onset of the summer season. Headed by Justice Madan Bhimrao Lokur, a division bench heard submissions from Haryana government in connection with water issues involving Haryana and Delhi. Water supply in Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh may be affected this year due to lower level in the Yamuna, the Haryana government submitted. Haryana has agreed to release the required 150 cusecs of water to Delhi till May 15 but it informed the Supreme Court that supply is lower than last year. On April 23, the apex court had directed the top bureaucrats of Delhi and Haryana to sit with the Secretary of Water Resources Ministry of the Centre to sort out the dispute. Delhi Jal Board had alleged that ...
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Team MP must work on road map with new energy, enthusiasm & zest: CM 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan while fixing the one year’s priorities of the state government has directed the departments to ensure implementation in the same direction. He said that the state government has undertaken several innovations in the past, which have been adopted by other states. While extending New Year’s greetings to all, Chouhan said that Team Madhya Pradesh will work on the road map with new energy, enthusiasm and zest in the future too. CM Chouhan in the first meeting of the New Year said that he is proud of Team Madhya Pradesh. He informed about the department wise road map and priorities of the government. He mentioned that every department will provide the information about the progress to the Chief Minister’s Secretariat by every 5th of the month. Minister for Public Relations and Water Resources Dr. Narottam Mishra, Home Minister Bhupendra Singh, Revenue Minister Umashankar Gupta, Urban Development Minister Smt. Maya Singh, Industry Minister ...
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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NCP gets Fin, Home, UD for Sena, Revenue for Congress 5.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
NCP gets Fin, Home, UD for Sena, Revenue for Congress
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Bengaluru Buzz: Delay in setting up new landfill | Hoardings may be back soon | City gears up for Swachh Survekshan…and more 4.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
State government has rejected the bidder BBMP chose for setting up a new landfill at Mittiganahalli. As the BBMP runs out of landfills to dump waste in, the garbage crisis may worsen. Read more on what else happened in the city this week, in our roundup
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The slow killing of Korattur Lake: Can it be reversed? 3.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Water crisis is not in the news now. But in two months, fifty thousand houses surrounding Korattur lake are likely to be struggling for water because the lake is polluted yet again, and the concerned authorities do not seem to be looking at long term solutions seriously.
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Bengaluru Buzz: 3559 trees may be felled | New app for civic complaints | Foreigner Detention Centre from January…and more 28.12.2019 Citizen Matters
Thousands of trees to be felled for roads, government goes ahead with the NPR and Foreigner Detention Centre even as protests continue - read more on what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
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Kejriwal dedicates 60 lakh ltrs capacity UGR for residents of Vasant Kunj, Mahipalpur 26.12.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal inaugurated an Underground Reservoir (UGR) of 60 lakh litres of water capacity in the Mahipalpur area of Bijwasan Vidhan Sabha constituency on Thursday. Addressing a public gathering in Mahipalpur, the Chief Minister said, “I want to congratulate you all for the installation of the underground reservoir of 60 lakh […]
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Chennai Buzz: Plea over mall parking fees | ‘She’ toilets | Permits for street vendors… and more 22.12.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
From the latest water supply update to civic and infrastructure initiatives, catch a round-up of news from the city over the last seven days.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Anti-CAA protests | Mission to create mini-forests | CSR for lake revival…and more 22.12.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Arrests at CAA protests, citizen mission to plant a million trees, demand for Ambedkar Veedhi to be parking-free - read more on news over the past week in our roundup
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Why fishermen in suburban Mumbai find their catch shrinking steadily 19.12.2019 Citizen Matters
Many in Versova Koliwada have a story to tell of dwindling fish – the reasons range from local-level pollution to global-scale warming. Both have combined to bring the impact of climate change to the city’s shores.
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Water Industry Experts Meet to Tackle the Growing Water Crisis in India 16.12.2019 Projects Monitor

Mumbai, 13th December 2019: Water is a key focus area for India now and the management of this precious resource is a key priority for all the stakeholders involved. To make the water sector more resilient, American Water Works Association (AWWA) hosted the 3rd AWWA India Annual Conference and Exhibition – AICE’19 in Mumbai. A […]

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