PWD minister

Release pending Rs 21 crore for first phase of Puducherry port work: PWD minister

Through a letter on April 29, the Puducherry Govt requested the release of a balance of Rs 21.6 crore. They aim to complete the ongoing capital dredging work tentatively by the end of June 2022.

published on : 8th May 2022

Traffic snarls galore, thanks to cave-ins

A four-wheeler got stuck on a busy road in Kalkaji on Wednesday leaving the commuters distraught and stuck for hours.

published on : 11th March 2022

Race against time

Last month, the PWD minister set one month’s deadline to fill up potholes. Ifrah Mufti visits some of the pain points and finds it is a tall task for civic agencies

published on : 7th March 2022

Holding multiple portfolios, Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia given charge of PWD department

With the new addition to the list, Sisodia now holds charge of 11 other departments that have not been allocated to any other cabinet minister.

published on : 24th February 2022

Spice jet likely to resume flights from Puducherry from  Pongal, while Indigo approached for flight operation 

Spice jet likely to resume flights from Puducherry from  Pongal, while Indigo approached for flight operation 

published on : 17th December 2021

French agency extends funding for drinking water project in Puducherry by two years

Plans have been drawn up for sinking around 50 fresh borewells on the riverbeds in rural areas, following the recommendations of the Ground Water Authority. 

published on : 23rd November 2021

Karnataka Budget 2018: Hassan residents unhappy as no priority given to many projects

People from different sections of society, including farmers, labourers and office-bearers of the District Chamber of Commerce, have criticised the budget.

published on : 6th July 2018

Karnataka PWD Minister HD Revanna refutes reports of travelling 300 km to avoid bad luck

Reports are such, that Revanna travels almost every day as he has been advised by an astrologer against sleeping in his own house in Bengaluru as long he is a minister.

published on : 5th July 2018