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Pilot schemes by local bodies on the cards

An integrated local government management system will be in place in all grama panchayats to streamline the delivery of various e-services to the citizens. Describing it as one of the projects earlier envisaged in the Panchayati Raj system, Governor Arif Mohammed Khan’s policy address on Wednesday said that 900 grama panchayats and all block panchayats […]

Beating Retreat marks end of R-Day celebrations

NEW DELHI: Foot-tapping music and soulful classical renditions reverberated at Vijay Chowk on Wednesday as the Republic Day celebrations culminated with the Beating Retreat ceremony here with 26 performances by the bands of the armed forces and central and state police contingents. From “Abhiyan” to “Nritya Sarita” and “Ganga Jamuna”, Indian tunes were the flavour […]

Naidu spreading falsehood on safety of Vizag, alleges Botcha

Municipal Administration Minister Botcha Satyanarayana on Wednesday accused TDP national president N. Chandrababu Naidu of indulging in false propaganda that the G.N. Rao Committee and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) did not favour development of Visakhapatnam as the Executive capital citing its vulnerability to cyclones. After initially questioning the credentials of the expert committees, Mr. […]

St. Joseph’s Degree College celebrates silver jubilee

The St. Joseph’s Degree College organised a silver jubilee function at the college premises in the city on Wednesday. TDP leader T.G. Bharath, the chief guest, stressed on the importance of communication. He added that college graduates are facing tough competition in the job market. The CEO of St. Joseph’s educational institutions A.C Anoop told […]

ABN AMRO expands partnership with TCS

MUMBAI: Software exporter Tata Consultancy Services said it has expanded its partnership with ABN AMRO, one of the largest banks in the Netherlands, to help the latter build a technology core that will help increase its speed of innovation. The expanded partnership is intended to speed up ABN AMRO’s digital transformation with the help of […]

Royal Chieftain claims Indian Republic Cup

Royal Chieftain (Nakhat Singh up) won the Indian Republic Cup, the feature event of the races held here on Wednesday (Jan. 29). The winner is the property of M.A.M. Ramaswamy Chettiar of Chettinad Charitable Trust and trained by R. Foley. 1. LITTLE MOUNT PLATE (Div. II), (1,000m), maiden 4-y-o only, rated 20 to 45: STERN […]