The government, through another order, has extended the services of 211 surplus teaching staff in the category of assistant professors in various disciplines in the university and 40 surplus staff in the physical education and sports science department. They have been redeployed and appointed in the cadre of lecturers in the relevant disciplines of the Directorate of Technical Education and Physical Education Director in government polytechnic colleges and special institutions. … [Read more...] about 3,000 redeployed staff of Annamalai varsity get one year extension
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BENGALURU: Satellite images showing an alarming reduction in Bengaluru’s green cover are a cause for worry for residents and environmentalists. But, it seems, the city’s planner, Bangalore Development Authority (BDA), couldn’t care less. The agency’s recent reply to a Right to Information (RTI) application, filed by activist Saidatta, admits that the BDA has not planted a single sapling in the state capital in the last two years. A copy of the RTI response shows that the agency’s last plantation drive was carried out in 2016-17. “We have not planted any sapling in the year 2017-18 and in 2018-19,” the reply reads. Even in the most recent residential layout developed by the BDA — Kempegowda Layout, where nearly 5,000 sites have already been allotted — not a single sapling has been planted. The BDA does not even know how many trees and plants were felled to develop the massive layout spread over 2,000 acres. According to an … [Read more...] about BDA has not planted a single sapling in 2 years
Aston Martin has once again started producing one of its most sought after classic models DB5, 55 years after the last model rolled off from its Newport Pagnell production line in Buckinghamshire, the company said in a press releaseDubbed as 'one of the most famous cars in the world' and renowned for being used by the secret agent James Bond in his movie 'Goldfinger', the company will be manufacturing a limited number of DB5 Goldfinger models. First deliveries of the DB5 Goldfinger Continuation to customers will commence in the second half of 2020.Recently, the former head of Mercedes AMG, the performance division of German car giant Daimler, Tobias Moers was appointed the CEO and he wants to take forward Aston Martin's heritage in a new way with differentiated lineup.The development comes under Aston Martin’s Continuation car programme which began in 2017 with the DB4 GT Continuation.As per the release, each DB5 Goldfinger continuation car is priced at £2.75m, plus taxes. … [Read more...] about James Bond’s iconic Aston Martin DB5 back in production after 55-year hiatus!
A 38-year-old widow living alone in a house at the family farm in Kasindra village of Ahmedabad district was murdered, suspectedly at her house. Her body was dumped in an abandoned well three farms away, with her head and eyes completely crushed by the killer. The Aslali police has registered a complaint of murder and has arrested three persons, one of whom allegedly used an axe to kill her. Jashu Chunara, 32, a resident of Chunara Vaas in Ambli village of Ahmedabad district has registered a complaint against unknown person/s for the murder of his sister Shobhna (38) who lives alone at the Chunaras’ family farm at Kasindra village in a constructed room. Shobhna’s husband died four years ago Her daughter is married while her two sons aged 15 and 13 live with her mother at the Ambli village. Untitled Carousel Dear Gujarat government, is 'died and tested' the new tried and tested?Ahmedabad Mirror has been untiringly and consistently reporting about delayed and skewed … [Read more...] about Ahmedabad: 38-year-old woman’s face smashed, body dumped in well
Drew Pavlou faced a disciplinary hearing on May 20 at the university over 11 allegations of misconduct, detailed in a confidential 186-page document, reportedly linked to his on-campus activism supporting Hong Kong and criticising the Chinese Communist Party. … [Read more...] about Qld uni activist suspended for two years