Samiti protests against handing over hospital to private entity

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Udupi: Members of the Udupi Sarkari Zilla Mahila Mattu Makkala Aspatreya Ulivagagi Nagarikara Samiti took out a procession and staged a dharna against the handing over of the District Government Maternity and Children’s Hospital to a private entity here on Friday. The State government had last year handed over the 3.88 acres of land belonging […]

National conference on Public Private Partnership model of development held in Mangalore

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
National conference

Mangalore: A National Conference on Public Private Partnership with Special Reference to Infrastructure Development, Industrialization and Tourism’ was held at SDM College, Mangalore, on January 28, Monday. Delivering the  key-note address, Dr H.A.C. Prasad,  Senior Economic Advisor, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi, said  China had developed its major tourist spots under Public Private Partnership […]

Fourteen killed in Karachi violence after minister’s comments

Thursday, July 14th, 2011
Karachi blast

KARACHI : Fresh political violence gripped Pakistan’s commercial capital, Karachi, on Thursday, leaving 14 people dead in fighting sparked by a senior ruling party leader’s criticism of the city’s dominant political group. Angry mobs went on a rampage and burnt vehicles after Zulfiqar Mirza, a minister in the Sindh provincial assembly and senior member of […]