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Jan 13, 2017
East Delhi residents doomed to a 'stinky' life as talks to end sanitation workers' strike failSanitation workers said that apart from clearing salary dues they have also been demanding cashless health insurance benefit from the corporation, which also has not been met.
Dec 26, 2016
Investment in irrigation leads to social satisfaction: FM Arun JaitleyAndhra Pradesh was handed over cheque of Rs 1,981 crore for implementing multi-purpose Polavaram project, while Maharashtra and Gujarat received Rs 756 crore and Rs 463 crore respectively as part of Rs 20,000 crore Long Term Irrigation Fund announced in the Budget this year.
Dec 25, 2016
Delhi's Kathputli Colony demolition: Residents protest the loss of homes, and a way of lifeAs approximately 2800 families to be relocated from Delhi’s well known Kathputli Colony in Shadipur await their new homes, and lose their old ones, photographer Sanjukta Basu is on hand to document the transition
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation helps Maharashtra govt recover long-pending dues and local taxesThe Centre's demonetisation move has helped the Maharashtra government recover a good amount of long-pending dues by way of local taxes in the past 15 days, as defaulters were allowed to pay arrears in scrapped notes
Sep 29, 2016
Bombay High Court suggests Maharashtra government to restrict to one car per familyThe HC suggested this while hearing a PIL on the lack of adequate parking spaces in Mumbai
Aug 07, 2016
Not only Andhra Pradesh, nine other states want special status: Venkaiah NaiduOn the grant of special status to AP, the Union Minister said a dilemma had arisen following the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission.
Jul 27, 2016
By 2050, 60 percent population of the country to live in cities: Rao Inderjit SinghAbout 60 per cent population of the country will live in cities by 2050 as India's rate of urbanisation is "dramatic", Minister of State for Urban Development Rao Inderjit Singh said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
Jul 09, 2016
Govt asks Mumbai 'dabbawalas' to affix cleanliness messages on tiffinsKnown world over for its efficiency in delivering tiffins, dabbawalas deliver about 200,000 tiffin boxes every day.
Jul 09, 2016
Punjab CM Badal calls Kejriwal's Golden Temple visit a 'political stunt'Punjab CM Parkash Badal dubbed Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Golden Temple as a "political stunt" to salvage his party's "swiftly falling graph of popularity".
Jun 28, 2016
Will heads roll at Air India after Venkaiah Naidu's public berating?According to the latest data for May put out by DGCA, only 74.3 per cent of AI’s domestic flights arrived and departed on time in May at metro airports. This means roughly every fourth flight was delayed last month.