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Gujarat govt pulled up for unspent grants at science & tech dept

CAG also found that GIL provided training in “CCC+” to government officials through private empanelled coaching institutes. Pointing to the Rs 181 crore of unspent grant lying in the Department of Science and Technology (DST), the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) pulled up the Gujarat government for not developing a “monitoring mechanism” for […]

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Margazhi Kutcheri Season 2019: Narada Gana Sabha goes all out to ensure memorable Margazhi experience for rasikas

Chennai Margazhi Kutcheri December Music Season 2019: From ramps for senior citizens and persons with disabilities to police bandobast, Narada Gana Sabha has gone all out in ensuring that rasikas and artists will have a memorable experience this year. Come Margazhi season and rasikas (culture enthusiasts) in the city often gear up to spend their time in […]

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Chandigarh Municipal Corporation to manage waste collection in the city

The system will begin from January onwards with the corporation’s twin-bin hopper tipper vehicles going around house to house collecting the waste. The entire waste collection system will be run by the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation now as the much-awaited memorandum of understanding has been signed between the waste collectors and the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation after […]

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Sindhis get a TV programme, but say it’s not enough

On December 1, DD Girnar, a television channel run by the national broadcaster, Doordarshan, began telecasting Sindhi language programmes in a one-hour slot in the morning. Sindhi programme on national television is the culmination of a decade-long campaign by the language’s speakers. Sindhi Sangat, a Mumbai-based cultural group, filed a case in the Delhi high […]