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Students stage dharna opposing privatisation of midday meal scheme in AP

Kakinada, Jun 24 (UNI) Students Federation of India (SFI) on Monday staged dharna in front of the Collectorate here, opposing the move to hand over the midday meal scheme maintenance to Akshaya Patra, a private spiritual organisation .
They raised slogans demanding continuation of the present system of preparing the meal in the schools itself and serve the students in a transparent manner.
Later they called on the Joint Collector A Mallikharjuna in a delegation and presented a memorandum in support of their demand.
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Trust Vote: Congress making all-out efforts to reach out to rebel MLAs

Trust Vote: Congress making all-out efforts to reach out to rebel MLAs

20 Jul 2019 | 10:29 PM

Bengaluru, Jul 20(UNI) With the Confidence motion tabled in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly is expected to reach to its finality on Monday, the Congress leaders are making an all-out efforts to reach out to the rebel MLAs, who are staying outside the State, since last one week.

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All Police station to be linked with Home Ministry by July: MoS Home

20 Jul 2019 | 9:51 PM

Hyderabad, Jul 20 (UNI) All Police stations across the nation will be linked to the Union Home Ministry in the National Capital, Union Minister for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said here on Saturday
Already 70 per cent of network linking was completed and remaining work will be completed by July this year, Mr Reddy said in his maiden interaction with the mediapersons here after he become the Union Minister.

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Projects worth Rs 58,508 cr under Rebuild Kerala initiative

20 Jul 2019 | 9:36 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 20 (UNI) Kerala Government will implement projects worth Rs 58,508 crore in the transport sector under Rebuild Kerala initiative, an official statement said here on Saturday.

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Strong winds likely along, off Kerala coast

20 Jul 2019 | 9:33 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 20 (UNI) Strong winds from Westerly direction, reaching at a speed of 40-50 kmph, are likely be along and off Kerala coast for the next 24 hours, Meteorological Department here said in an official statement on Saturday.

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Agri-Biotech India Summit 2019 to be held in Hyderabad from July 25

Agri-Biotech India Summit 2019 to be held in Hyderabad from July 25

20 Jul 2019 | 8:18 PM

Hyderabad, Jul 20 (UNI) International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is organising the 3rd Annual Agri-Biotech India Summit 2019 here from July 25-26.

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