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PWD recovery suit: SAD seeks sacking of sports minister

December 31, 2020 2:52 am

In a statement here, Akali leader and former minister Maheshinder Singh Grewal said "the sports minister’s position had become untenable after the PWD department moved a recovery suit against him".

UP: Senior officials visit procurement centres, speak to farmers

December 29, 2020 1:28 am

The officers have been given the power to order strict action against those found guilty of any anomalies in the purchase of paddy at the procurement centres.

Hoshiarpur holds job mela for people with disability, more than 100 placed

December 23, 2020 6:49 pm

Hoshiarpur Deputy Commissioner Apnit Riyait said that she along with DBEE officials, including career counsellor Aditya Rana and placement officer Mangesh Sood, had conceived this idea and then started contacting industry people.

Tripura graft case: Former minister gets bail as police fails to submit chargesheet

February 01, 2020 6:31 pm

Opposition leader Manik Sarkar previously alleged that the case against Badal Choudhury was baseless and framed for ‘political conspiracy’. The Opposition walked out of the last Assembly session on January 17 on the issue alleging political bias of the ruling BJP-IPFT coalition.

Maharashtra: Fake invoices used to bag road contracts; House panel raps PWD over gross irregularities, inaction

July 02, 2019 12:54 pm

It rapped the department for inaction against contractors who allegedly used fake invoices to obtain multicrore contracts. In March 2013, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India had first raised the issue

Taking a different turn: Many food places in the Capital are now employing differently-abled people

December 20, 2018 6:31 pm

On World Disability Day, it is heartening to see many restaurants and food giants opening up employment opportunities for the differently-abled and acknowledging their contribution to the businesses.

Bulandshahr: PWD dept gets BJP leaders booked for demolishing boundary wall of govt colony

November 13, 2018 12:49 am

The boundary walls of DM Colony were rebuilt by the administration Monday, following a directive issued by the district magistrate. The colony has official bungalows of the Bulandshahr district magistrate, SSP, and other senior police and administrative officials.

Shivaji memorial: Govt asks L&T to start work minus technical panel nod

October 15, 2018 6:52 am

With this, the project deadline has been extended by almost seven and a half months and its cost has shot up by Rs 643 crore before the commencement of work.

Pace of infra work slow, PWD told

September 02, 2018 5:09 am

The issue came up during a review meeting last month, chaired by the special secretary (health and family welfare) of capital works of hospitals and other health projects.

Maharashtra: Govt buildings save 1.3 million units of power every month, says PWD

July 09, 2018 3:57 am

Ajay Mathur, director general of The Energy Research Institute and president of the GRIHA Council, told The Indian Express that the retrofitted buildings have helped save 18-27 percent of the energy consumption of these government buildings.