ATR officials plan to construct elephant-proof ration shops in Tamil Nadu

Officials of the Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR) have come up with a new design to keep PDS commodities away from the reach of wild elephants.

published on : 4th October 2022

Civil supplies department principal secretary inspects ration shops in Madurai

Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Department Principal Secretary J Radhakrishnan held an inspection at several ration shops in Madurai district on Saturday.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Sundays meant for faithful, not schools, bishops’ council tells Kerala govt

Going a step further, the apex body of the Catholic denomination in the state asked the Church’s educational institutions to ignore any future government orders to work on a Sunday.

published on : 1st October 2022

15.85L Bathukamma sarees to be distributed in Hyderabad

“Sarees of 240 different designs were produced in Sircilla, Pochampally and Gadwal. It is the government’s desire that even the poor celebrate Bathukamma festival with joy,” Vijayalaxmi added.

published on : 22nd September 2022

240 govt liquor vends to open across capital from Sept 1

Some of the private vends having stocks saw crowd outside as they offered schemes like buy one to get one free. 

published on : 1st September 2022

Kerala catholic bishops’ council extends support to Vizhinjam agitation

The council, in a statement, urged the state government to pay heed to the plight of coastal dwellers.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Ex-LG Baijal tears into Manish Sisodia allegation

Ex-LG says, he had discharged “constitutional responsibility” over allocation of liquor vends

published on : 10th August 2022

Manish Sisodia helped liquor lobby bypassing Cabinet, L-G: Delhi chief secretary's report

In his report, the chief secretary has pointed out several unilateral decisions taken by Sisodia and the excise department headed by him that resulted in huge financial losses to the exchequer.

published on : 8th August 2022

Excise policy: Delhi LG suspends 11 officials, AAP govt accuses Baijal of favouring Pvt players

Under the policy, private firms were issued retail licences for 849 liquor vends across the city divided into 32 zones, however, it has now been withdrawn.

published on : 6th August 2022

In letter to CBI, Sisodia accuses ex-Delhi L-G Baijal of changing stance on opening liquor shops in unauthorised areas

At a press conference in Delhi, Sisodia said he has sent the details of the matter to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and asserted that there should be a probe into it.

published on : 6th August 2022

Taste of Kerala: Exploring one of the most flavoursome cuisine in India

During my visit almost at the end of the summers meant three kinds of pickles are offered from tender mangoes.

published on : 6th August 2022

CPM holds stir to reopen fair price shops in Puducherry 

The CPM leaders also threatened to move the Court, if the free rice scheme was not revived, and fair price shops FPS not reopened.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Fee tussle at Odisha's Madhusudan Law University

However, Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Kamal Jeet Singh said the syndicate in August last year fixed the LLB fees at Rs 9,072 and the fee structure will not be changed till 2030.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Tiruchy corporation to roll out new mobile app with more features soon

Residents can expect the new application within a month or two, a source said. The plan has come in for appreciation among residents.

published on : 1st August 2022

Tiruchy Corporation to seal shops found repeatedly violating plastics ban

Officials are still continuing random inspection in various areas but the civic body has directed its team to go one step further and seal those shops violating the ban repeatedly.

published on : 21st July 2022

Install CCTV cameras at ration shops; streamline functioning of helpline numbers: Parliamentary panel

The Committee also recommended setting up more (QCCs) expeditiously for addressing the issue of quality check/control comprehensively and to prevent losses arising due to damaged foodgrains stock.

published on : 20th July 2022

Neighbours serve up toddy, Kerala tourism yet to tap potential

The things that define Kerala for a tourist are the rivers, lakes, hills, cuisine, traditional dance forms and, of course, the toddy shops.

published on : 20th July 2022

Don't force eateries, malls to shut after midnight: Tamil Nadu DGP C Sylendra Babu to cops

The police chief has instructed his personnel to take strict action against those who indulge in unlawful and criminal activities under the guise of running businesses late in the night.

published on : 14th July 2022

PDS wheat goes missing in Tamil Nadu as Centre cuts supply

Ration shops across Tamil Nadu have started reducing supply of the grain to PDS cardholders in anticipation of a shortage.

published on : 13th July 2022

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation issues new norms for shops amid COVID surge

The civic body asked all business establishments including shopping malls to check overcrowding and maintain social distancing of 6 feet.

published on : 12th July 2022
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