Upon receiving questions about the program's funding criteria this week, Mr McCormack's office referred the ABC to Mr Littleproud's office, which then referred the ABC to the office of Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie, who was the minister for regional services when the 14 councils were added to the Drought Communities Program in April. … [Read more...] about Government ignored its own criteria in awarding drought grants
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One of the richest people in the world, Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani was once just another student at Mumbai’s Hill Grange High School located at Peddar Road. As a young school-going boy, Ambani was accompanied by his younger brother Anil and now-close friend Anand Jain.The business tycoon went on to study engineering, completing his BE in Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology (UDCT), Matunga in Mumbai. He later enrolled for an MBA at Stanford University but dropped out to join a then-growing Reliance.Though the 62-year-old had to leave his degree mid-way, daughter Isha followed in his footsteps, completing her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Stanford Business School last year.Not just in her father’s footsteps, the RIL heiress also took a page out of her mother Nita’s notebook and took up a teaching job at the Stanford nursery. Nita Ambani, who was a teacher before she got married, has been a staunch advocate of … [Read more...] about Narayana Murthy explains his ‘not used to delays’ comment at Amazon event