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PMC considers expansion of 24×7 water supply proj

PMC considers expansion of 24×7 water supply proj

PUNE: The civic body is planning to extend the proposed round-the-clock water supply to include 11 villages merged in its limits in 2017. A official said a meeting was held recently with regard to in the 11 villages in the headquarters in Shivajinagar. The issue of water supply to these […]

2018 sees 22% drop in road fatalities

2018 sees 22% drop in road fatalities

PANAJI: Goa lost 73 fewer lives to accidents in 2018 as 255 were killed in road in 2018 compared to 328 in 2017. Police data shows that there was also a 22% drop road fatalites in 2018 compared to the previous year. “In order to reduce accidents, particularly fatal accidents, […]

China, Samoa and debt-for-equity swaps

China, Samoa and debt-for-equity swaps

Author: Stewart Firth, ANU Last year, Australia discovered the debt owed to Chinese banks by Pacific island countries. As the debate over China’s intentions in the region grew, commentators pointed to the possibility that Pacific countries might be compelled to accept debt-for-equity swaps if they could not repay. The port […]

Civil dispensary opened in Sec 50 of Chandigarh

Civil dispensary opened in Sec 50 of Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Davesh Moudgil on Thursday inaugurated the civil dispensary in in presence of area municipal councillor Heera Negi and area residents. While speaking on the occasion, mayor applauded the municipal corporation for providing better facilities for the citizens of Chandigarh. He said the MC was improving and upgrading the existing […]

Integrated transport hub on the anvil

Integrated transport hub on the anvil

MANGALURU: Mangaluru Smart City Limited (MSCL) has planned to develop an integrated transport hub with commercial complex in the city. The project will be taken up on a design, build, , operate and transfer (DBFOT) model through an appropriate bidder. The MSCL has decided to seek suggestions from citizens with […]

Cardiologist At Doorstep mission gets a boost

Cardiologist At Doorstep mission gets a boost

MANGALURU: It is a truly a Happy New Year for heart patients from Guthigaru, a remote village in , around 105 km from here. For this village too will get the much-needed ECG network, thanks to the vision of a heart patient counting her final days. Leelavathi K, a 70-year-old […]

Water scheme cost touches Rs 460 crore

Water scheme cost touches Rs 460 crore

MANGALURU: Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) has revised the detailed project report (DPR) of the much-awaited 24×7 water supply scheme. The Jalasiri-Karnataka Water Management Investment Programme (KIWMIP) scheme was planned to provide uninterrupted drinking water to the city keeping in mind the population and water demand of 2046. In fact, earlier, […]

Punjab and Haryana high court tells town planner to examine Ambience Lagoon for violations

Punjab and Haryana high court tells town planner to examine Ambience Lagoon for violations

GURUGRAM: The Punjab and high court has directed the Gurugram chief town planner (CTP) to examine the Ambience Island residential complex for violations, if any, to the sanctioned plan. The court passed this order while hearing a petition filed by a resident, alleging that all amenities offered at the time […]

UP to slap 0.5% ‘gau kalyan’ cess

UP to slap 0.5% ‘gau kalyan’ cess

LUCKNOW: The government has introduced a “gau kalyan” (cow welfare) , a 0.5% additional levy on excise items, which could include alcohol apart from toll tax, as well as on several public sector companies, to fund construction and maintenance of cow shelters across the state. The UP cabinet cleared the […]

Infrastructure body to take over all industrial estates by January 26

Infrastructure body to take over all industrial estates by January 26

GURUGRAM: The CM’s office has asked Haryana State Industrial and Development Corporation (HSIIDC) to take over all from (HSVP) in an order, effective from January 26. The move follows an announcement made by CM in this regard in August last year. The decision was taken at a meeting held on […]