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New Kerala
North Eastern Cultural and Information Centre to be set up in Delhi: Dr. Jitendra Singh - newkerala news #263785to the people of North East (NE) India. He said that this is in line with the p
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to the people of North East (NE) India. He said that this is in line with the priority being given to North East by the Union Government under the leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. Dr. Jitendra Singh said that Delhi Development... Read more
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The Indian Express
For Metro rail, states must bring private players: Govt first successfully executed in case of the DMRC. MARKING A major shift in its
The Indian Express / Posted 6 hours ago
first successfully executed in case of the DMRC. MARKING A major shift in its approach to urban mass transit projects, the Union Government has made it mandatory for state governments seeking central financing for their proposed Metro Rail to... Read more
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asianage
Maharashtra to carve out silence zones nowreligious places, educational institutions and courts are not silence zones cur
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
religious places, educational institutions and courts are not silence zones currently. According to the state, the Union government recently issued a gazette on the amended Noise Pollution Rules, which has given the state powers to decide... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
CPM attacks Centre over DD’s refusal to air Tripura CM’s I-Day speechThe CPI (M) and the Union government seem headed for a face-off over public bro
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The CPI (M) and the Union government seem headed for a face-off over public broadcaster, Doordarshan’s decision to not air a pre-recorded speech of Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar. The CPI(M) termed the decision as “authoritarian”. Addressing... Read more
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dna
Madras HC posts PIL on NEET for order to Aug 23Justice M Sundar posted the public interest litigation for order to August 23 a
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Justice M Sundar posted the public interest litigation for order to August 23 after hearing arguments by counsel for the union government. The counsel said the petitioner should approach only the Supreme Court with regard to National Entrance... Read more
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The Hindu
Union Cabinet approves new metro rail policyget a free hand in implementing the projects. In cases where States opt for cen
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
get a free hand in implementing the projects. In cases where States opt for central assistance of 10% of project cost, the Union government will not concern itself with project execution. Noting that metro projects should stop turning into white... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bihar flood crisis worst in 3 decades: Ram Vilas Paswanto the eastern state. Talking to reporters after meeting the prime minister, t
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
to the eastern state. Talking to reporters after meeting the prime minister, the LJP leader said Modi assured him that the Union government in coordination with the Nitish Kumar dispensation had taken effective steps to help the affected... Read more
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The Hindu
PIL plea seeks CBI probe into Gorakhpur hospital deathsdepartment, Director General Medical Education, DM Gorakhpur, CMO Gorakhpur, th
The Hindu / Posted 14 hours ago
department, Director General Medical Education, DM Gorakhpur, CMO Gorakhpur, the suspended BRD medical college principal, Union government, oxygen agency Pushpa Sales and the CBI. The Lucknow Bench petition was marked to the principal secretary... Read more
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dna
Rohit Vemula was troubled individual, didn’t commit suicide over University action: Inquiry Commissionadministration as part of disciplinary action for allegedly assaulting ABVP lea
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
administration as part of disciplinary action for allegedly assaulting ABVP leader N Susheel Kumar. Vemula's suicide had triggered a huge political storm with opposition parties launching a massive attack on the Union Government over t... Read more
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BBC News
Lincoln Memorial vandalised with profanity in Washington DCtourists to the Smithsonian Institution on Washington's National Mall public pa
BBC News / Posted yesterday
tourists to the Smithsonian Institution on Washington's National Mall public park. President Lincoln led the northern Union government to defeat the secessionist Confederacy and ordered African-American slaves to be freed in 1863. He was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kerala woman says teenage son hanged self in Blue Whale challengefor its ban. Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his Maharashtra counte
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for its ban. Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his Maharashtra counterpart, Devendra Fadnavis, had written to the Union government to take immediate steps against the game. The central ministry of electronics and IT asked the infotech... Read more
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The Manila Times
Myanmar commission slams UN for ‘smear campaign’was a ploy by the Myanmar government “to prevent an independent international i
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
was a ploy by the Myanmar government “to prevent an independent international investigation from delivering justice.” The Union government of Aung San Suu Kyi has said that it will not grant visas to a UN investigation team appointed by OHCHR to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
SC approves NDMA’s disaster management policy for schoolsnational level through periodical meetings for each state and periodical review
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national level through periodical meetings for each state and periodical reviews. The apex court had earlier pulled up the union government for not coming up with guidelines on disaster mangement to make schools safer even after the death of a... Read more
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asianage
Murthy hails Modi's call for 'Competitive Cooperative Federalism'and nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said ev
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and nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said every state should cooperate fully with the union government to solve them as it was not fair to blame the Centre alone to find solutions. "There are areas where states... Read more
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The Economic Times
AES, JE claimed over 500 deaths across the country this yearaction would be taken against those found responsible for the scores of deaths
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
action would be taken against those found responsible for the scores of deaths at the state government run hospital. The Union government has announced the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for research... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM's 'Competitive Cooperative Federalism' a brilliant idea: Murthyand nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said eve
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
and nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said every state should cooperate fully with the union government to solve them as it was not fair to blame the Centre alone to find solutions. "There are areas where states... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM's 'Competitive Cooperative Federalism' brilliant idea: Narayana Murthyand nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said ev
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
and nutrition. Stating that there are many problems in the country, he said every state should cooperate fully with the union government to solve them as it was not fair to blame the Centre alone to find solutions. "There are areas where states... Read more
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The Economic Times
India@70: What today's institutions can learn from the best of 60sfigure. The pride of India's democracy isn't about elections alone, it is also
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
figure. The pride of India's democracy isn't about elections alone, it is also about these institutions. For the Union government, we have been told there are at least 679 autonomous bodies. These, too, belong to the category... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
INDIA: Independence Day for cows as hospitals massacrefrom state government’s Maharashi Patanjali Sanskrit Sansthan (MPSS).If this al
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from state government’s Maharashi Patanjali Sanskrit Sansthan (MPSS).If this all sounds like a cruel joke, it is not. The union government has decided to appoint a 19-member panel headed by the Union Minister for Science and Technology to study... Read more
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The Hindu
ITI disinvestment faces delay2016. ‘Revival plan’ The Centre and the Karnataka government together hold 94
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
2016. ‘Revival plan’ The Centre and the Karnataka government together hold 94.86% of ITI and 5.14% is held by public. The Union Government, in February 2014, had approved a revival plan for ITI with a funding support of ₹4,156.79 crore. It... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
No restriction in Bengal on Independence Day celebrations, tweets Mamata BanerjeeDay at all. “We want schools to celebrate the way they want, rather than follow
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Day at all. “We want schools to celebrate the way they want, rather than follow a specific format prescribed by the Union government. The state government order has been grossly misinterpreted. So, the chief minister had to issue a... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur tragedy: Not the first time such an incident has happened, says Amit Shahsparked a national outcry, with opposition parties demanding the resignation of
dna / Posted 2 days ago
sparked a national outcry, with opposition parties demanding the resignation of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The Union government announced the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for research... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
NEET exemption: Tamil Nadu sends draft law to Delhi, Centre says nod likelyexam for medical and dental courses, National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NE
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
exam for medical and dental courses, National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for a year. This comes a day after the Union government indicated it was likely to accept the longstanding demand. A senior health ministry official,however, said... Read more
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New Kerala
ASSOCHAM for unified skill development; urges realignment of skill ecosystem - newkerala news #262912with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), suggests that in an effort to re
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), suggests that in an effort to realign the skill ecosystem in India, the Union Government should take core elements of skill development from various ministries and pool them under a single minister... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur tragedy: SC refuses to take suo motu cognisance; Congress demands SC-monitored probesparked a national outcry, with opposition parties demanding the resignation of
dna / Posted 2 days ago
sparked a national outcry, with opposition parties demanding the resignation of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The Union government announced the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for research... Read more
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Business Standard India
Realign skill ecosystem for unified skill development in India: ASSOCHAMwith Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), suggests that in an effort to re
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), suggests that in an effort to realign the skill ecosystem in India, the Union Government should take core elements of skill development from various ministries and pool them under a single minister... Read more
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The Indian Express
Bengal to ignore Centre circular listing Independence Day, PM Modi’s ‘Sankalp’ plansBengal Education Minister Partha Chaterjee said the state government is not bou
The Indian Express / Posted 3 days ago
Bengal Education Minister Partha Chaterjee said the state government is not bound to follow the directives of the Union government on this matter. “We do not need lessons on patriotism from the BJP. Independence Day will be celebrated here... Read more
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asianage
Research centre for child diseases to be set up, says JP NaddaGorakhpur: The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medic
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Gorakhpur: The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for in-depth research into children’s diseases, Union health minister J.P. Nadda said on Sunday. The announcement comes in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mamata Banerjee locks horns with Modi government over Independence Day celebrationBengal education minister Partha Chaterjee said the state government is not bou
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Bengal education minister Partha Chaterjee said the state government is not bound to follow the directive of the Union government on this matter. “We do not need lessons of patriotism from BJP. Independence Day will be celebrated here... Read more
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dna
Day celebrations: Bengal govt instructs schools not to follow Centre's directive, Javadekar calls it unfortunatethe Central government head-on, West Bengal state government has issued a circu
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the Central government head-on, West Bengal state government has issued a circular which is in clear confrontation with the Union government’s directive to schools regarding celebration of Independence Day at schools. In a recent circular, Union... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre announces ₹85-crore children’s diseases research centre at GorakhpurThe Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medical centre a
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of ₹85 crore in Gorakhpur for in-depth research into children’s diseases, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda said on August 13, 2017. The announcement comes in the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Regional centre for research in child diseases to be set up in Gorakhpur: JP NaddaGORAKHPUR: The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medic
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
GORAKHPUR: The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for in-depth research into children's diseases, Health minister J P Nadda said today. The announcement comes in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt likely to bear Rs 26,000 crore fall in dividend from RBInotes that were in circulation. The amount of liabilities the RBI will extingu
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
notes that were in circulation. The amount of liabilities the RBI will extinguish and the transfer that would come to the union government will only be know after India’s central banking institution finishes this calculation, which is only... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP chief Amit Shah invites Nitish Kumar to join NDAthe Narendra Modi cabinet. Asked if the party would join the Modi cabinet, a J
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Narendra Modi cabinet. Asked if the party would join the Modi cabinet, a JD(U) leader said such a decision would be “natural”. “When we are together in government in Bihar, it is only natural that our party joins the Union government,” he s... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amit Shah invites Nitish to join NDA; JDU may endorse proposal on August 19a decision would be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar, i
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
a decision would be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar, it is only natural that our party joins the Union government," he said. कल JD(U) के राष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष श्री @NitishKumar जी से अपने निवास पर भेंट हुई। मैंने उन्हें JD(U)... Read more
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dna
Amit Shah formally invites Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's JD( to join NDAa decision would be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar, i
dna / Posted 4 days ago
a decision would be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar, it is only natural that our party joins the Union government," he said. Kumar had resigned as Bihar chief minister on July 26 as the then deputy chief minister and RJD... Read more
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asianage
Nitish’s message to Sharad Yadav: My way or highwaywill be “natural”. He said: “When we are together in government in Bihar, it is
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will be “natural”. He said: “When we are together in government in Bihar, it is only natural that our party joins the Union government.” He added, though, that such a decision will be taken by Mr Kumar and the party was yet to discuss it. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Economic survey gets realistic on growthimperatives of maintaining credibility. However, the Survey is silent on wheth
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
imperatives of maintaining credibility. However, the Survey is silent on whether lower transfer of dividend by RBI to the union government by half this year compared to a year ago will come in the way of meeting even 3.2 per cent target. Already... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Two life convicts not entitled to premature release, says govtpetitions came up for hearing on August 9, a division bench of Justice A Selvam
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
petitions came up for hearing on August 9, a division bench of Justice A Selvam and Justice Pon Kalaiyarasan directed the Union government to file its reply considering “the long pendency of the matter”. In its counter, the Union home ministry... Read more
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dna
Janata Disunited: Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi, Amit Shah; says Sharad Yadav free to ‘make his own decision’a decision will be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar it
dna / Posted 5 days ago
a decision will be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar it is only natural that our party joins the Union government," he said. However, he added that such a decision will be taken by Kumar and the party had not deliberated... Read more
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asianage
Bihar CM meets Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, calls it courtesy visita decision will be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar it
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
a decision will be "natural". "When we are together in government in Bihar it is only natural that our party joins the Union government," he said. However, he added that such a decision will be taken by Kumar and the party had not deliberated... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi, Amit Shah before JD( joins NDA govta decision will be “natural”. “When we are together in government in Bihar it
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
a decision will be “natural”. “When we are together in government in Bihar it is only natural that our party joins the Union government,” he said. However, he added that such a decision will be taken by Kumar and the party had not deliberated... Read more
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New Kerala
Encroachment of Catchment Areas of Ganga River - newkerala news #262089causes interruption in the continuous flow of water or pollution in River Ganga
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
causes interruption in the continuous flow of water or pollution in River Ganga or its tributaries. In addition, Union Government had circulated Model Flood Plain Zoning Bill in 1975 to all States but only Manipur, Rajasthan and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Dividend to govt: High liquidity shrinks RBI surplus76,000 cr in 2016-17. Of this, public sector banks and financial institutions a
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
76,000 cr in 2016-17. Of this, public sector banks and financial institutions are expected to chip in Rs 10,000 crore. The Union government’s fiscal deficit target could be jeopardised by lower dividends and any cutbacks in capital expenditure will... Read more
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New Kerala
1000 Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) Kendras to be opened in Uttar Pradesh - newkerala news #262064Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh Lal Mandviya, presided over the Memorandum of Underst
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh Lal Mandviya, presided over the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony between the Union Government and the State Government of Uttar Pradesh for opening 1000 Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana... Read more
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The Hindu
Madras High Court stays lookout circular issued against Karti Chidambaram, four othersthe lookout circular issued against Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Mini
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
the lookout circular issued against Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P. Chidambaram, and four others by the Union government under the Passport Act over a corruption case filed by the CBI. Justice M. Duraiswamy granted the interim... Read more
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Business Standard India
Don't buy gold online for investmentsfive years. The e-commerce retailer has tied up with MMTC-PAMP India, a joint v
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
five years. The e-commerce retailer has tied up with MMTC-PAMP India, a joint venture between Switzerland-based PAMP and Union government-backed ... Key stories on business-standard.com are available to premium subscribers only. Connect using... Read more
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New Kerala
SC to hear plea seeking probe into EVM tampering by US scientists - newkerala news #261404Assembly elections of five states, the EVMs were allegedly tampered. Earlier,
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Assembly elections of five states, the EVMs were allegedly tampered. Earlier, the apex court had issued a notice to the Union Government seeking a reply into Sharma's plea. A bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of India Jagdish... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vikas Barala, accused of stalking Chandigarh woman, summoned by policealleged that "police proceeded to lodge a case (against Vikas) under bailable o
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
alleged that "police proceeded to lodge a case (against Vikas) under bailable offences on the direction and diktat of the Union government". The woman, a daughter of a senior Haryana IAS officer, was driving by herself in Chandigarh when Vikas... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government spending rises 27% to Rs 6.5 lakh crore in Q1 FY18on February 1 and Parliament approved it before the start of the fiscal year on
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
on February 1 and Parliament approved it before the start of the fiscal year on April 1. The total expenditure of the Union government during the first quarter is Rs 6,50,731 crore, which is 30.3 per cent of the amount budgeted for 2017-18... Read more
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