United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Tuesday welcomed the understanding reached on Syria by leaders of the Group of Eight (G-8) industrial nations. Ban welcomed the commitment to bring the Syrian sides to the negotiating table, saying that he stands ready to convene the Geneva Conference on Syria as soon as possible to help [...]
Author Archive: Md Nizamuddin
Talking to the GHMC’s unions other than the GHMEU affiliated to the TRS, reveals that the T-union is being dishonest in demanding regularisation of thousands of contracted employees. Most of the unions at GHMC, while supporting the regularisation of contracted employees in principle, see TRS-affiliated GHMEU’s stance on the issue impractical. How can the government suddenly [...]
Following the transfer of additional commissioner (planning) K Dhananjaya Reddy from GHMC, there are rumours that three additional commissioners serving other wings have placed their bids. The position being vacated after almost a decade has been the target of many officials, but only the most influential can hold it. The Planning wing is considered the [...]
In a show of solidarity, all the floor leaders of the civic political parties have lined up behind the commissioner in taking stern action against the TRS-affiliated GHME Union which is threatening to suspend civic works. The labour commissioner, who has notified of the Union’s arm-twisting tactics and he has served the Union with summons. [...]
In a relief to thousands of pilgrims who visit the dargah of Maula Ali, which is more than 400 years old, braving steep and unsafe stairs, the GHMC has planned to construct an access road to hill top by the end of this year. Mayor Mohammed Majid Hussain said that he received several representations from [...]
If we are poisoned by one of these eateries, then don’t complain, as the City Corporation seems least concerned for food safety and its standards.