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16 Aug, 17

16 Aug, 17    Tags: Policies/Initiatives Regional

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has launched Namo Yuva Rojgar Kendra, a farmers’ market on wheels, which aims at delivering farm-fresh organic produce at reasonable prices

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16 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

A special programme “Durgama Anchalare Malaria Nirakaran” (DAMON) would soon be launched to prevent the spread of malaria in remote areas of Odisha’s Ganjam district.

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14 Aug, 17

14 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The country’s first aviation university at Fursatganj in Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli district is all set for inauguration on August 18.

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11 Aug, 17

11 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar flagged off mobile therapy vans “Buniyadi Sanjivani Sewa” which would provide basic medical assistance to elderly people, widows and other section who requires social security.

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11 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) imposed an interim ban on use of non-biodegradable plastic bags which are less than 50 microns in the entire national capital.

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10 Aug, 17

10 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath flagged off the ‘Namami Gange Jagriti Yatra’ from his official residence in state capital Lucknow.

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10 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The Gujarat government has issued a tender for power developers to receive cheap coal marked for the state in return for selling coal-based power at less than Rs 2.82 a unit.

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9 Aug, 17

9 Aug, 17    Tags: Appointment Regional

Akshay Kumar appointed as the brand ambassador for Swachh Bharat Mission

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9 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Mimaansa a Mumbai-based organisation that works on assisting children who suffer from learning disabilities (LD) won Young Innovators Challenge 2017 event hosted by 3M India and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

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9 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The Goa Legislative Assembly passed a bill which reclassifies coconut as a `tree, ensuring legal protection for it.

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9 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet approved renaming of Samajwadi Sarvhit Kisan Bima Yojna to Mukhymantri Sarvhit Kisan Bima Yojna.

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8 Aug, 17

8 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The Centre has declared entire Assam as a “disturbed” area under the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) for one more month

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8 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

To eliminate measles & rubella by 2020, the Centre has rolled out the second phase of its measles-rubella (MR) vaccination campaign in the 8 States and union territories of country

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7 Aug, 17

7 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The centre approved a proposal to rename the Mughalsarai railway station in Uttar Pradesh after RSS ideologue Deen Dayal Upadhyaya

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5 Aug, 17

5 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Bengaluru will become the first city in the country to provide a helicopter taxi service by Thumby Aviation Private Limited

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4 Aug, 17

4 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Maharashtra Government launched two online portals MahaDBT and MahaVASTU to streamline the process of direct benefit transfer (DBT)

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4 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

Thousands of men and women celebrated ‘Aadi Perukku’ festival at the bathing ghats of the Periyar river in Veerapandi and Uthamapalyam in Tamil Nadu.

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4 Aug, 17    Tags: Regional

The Haryana government barred school teachers from stepping inside the classrooms with mobile phones and decided to hold head of the school “accountable” for violation of this norm

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31 Jul, 17

31 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

Delhi Metro has become the only completely ‘green’ Metro system in the world for adhering to green building norms for its residential colonies

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31 Jul, 17    Tags: Policies/Initiatives Regional

To improve patient care through better family engagement and education, the Punjab government launched a flagship health scheme — Care Companion Programme (CCP)

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28 Jul, 17

28 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

In a move to ease commuter woes, Mumbai Metro One announced the launch of India’s first mobile ticketing system, OnGo

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27 Jul, 17

27 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

Singing of Vande Mataram in schools, government offices, private entities and industries in Tamil Nadu has been made compulsory by the Madras high court

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27 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

The Punjab government announced the launch of its flagship ‘Apni Gaddi Apna Rozgar’ scheme by flagging off over 100 uberMOTO bikes.

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25 Jul, 17

25 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

The Delhi government flagged off six mobile vans that will go across city markets to raise awareness on the goods and services tax (GST) and address concerns of traders regarding the new tax regime

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25 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

Kerala is getting ready to host a literary festival with tolerance as the core theme that will be held at Chengannur, a town in coastal Alappuza district, from July 24

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23 Jul, 17

23 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

Lucknow Metro Station is set to become India’s first to provide Free Water, Toilet Facilities and its own personalised FM radio station.

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23 Jul, 17    Tags: Policies/Initiatives Regional

Uttar Pradesh Power Minister Srikant Sharma launched free power connection scheme for the BPL card holders in the state.

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23 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

The Maharashtra government, while renewing its annual ban on gutka and pan masala, has removed `scented supari’ from the list at least until a special committee gives its verdict.

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22 Jul, 17

22 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

The Centre and the Government of Haryana joined hands to revive the long lost River Saraswati and provide water to the drought-prone areas of India.

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21 Jul, 17

21 Jul, 17    Tags: Regional

Telangana Government launched a portal “Janahitha” grievance Redressal system to submit public complaints online smoothly and to get speedy redressal

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