Indian interests, expats in Dubai not affected by Qatar crisis: UAE FM

PRADEEP RANA | NEW DELHI The visiting Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the UAE Dr. Anwar Gargash has said that the onlgoing Qatar crisis will not affect the Indian working in UAE and Indian interests in the Gulf region. Dr Gargesh made these remarks while speaking to mediapersons on the last of day of […]

Daily World Special on Irrigation Scam: Punjab Vigilance unearths large-scale irregularities in project allotments; top Govt officers, contractors on agency’s radar

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The annual turnover of one of the contractors who was allotted tenders worth Rs 1,000 crore in Drainage and Kandi wings, went up by almost 60 times — from Rs 4.5 crore in 2007 to Rs 300 crore in 2017 Investigations by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) into the multi-crore irrigation […]

Daily World Special: The Captain, his lieutenants and the game of thrones

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh Some party MLAs who had “high expectations” from the Govt are not happy with “bureaucratic solutions”. The answer to most of their problems lies in “political solutions” which are far beyond the bureaucrats and their rule books. Suresh Kumar, one of the most trusted officers of Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder […]