Customisation of e-works software 'ill planned'

Raipur, March 31 -- The customisation of e-works , a web-based application software of Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) implemented in 2012 was ill-planned and executed, as 11 out of 25 major business requirements of the Department were not put to use, CAG has observed.

The balance nine integrated requirements, although in use failed to deliver the required results, it observed.

As a result, the Department was constrained to prepare ... और पढ़ें

HP Govt introduces amendment Bill to ensure docs' safety

Shimla, March 31 -- The Himachal Pradesh Government on Thursday introduced an amendment Bill in the Assembly to ensure safety of doctors on duty in Government hospitals and dispensaries by making the offence of assault non-bailable.

Health Minister Kaul Singh introduced the Bill to amend section four of the Himachal Pradesh Medicare Service Persons and Medicare Service Institutions (Prevention of Violence and Damage to Property) Act of 2009.

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CAG lists flaws in drug de-addiction, rehab programmes

Chandigarh, March 31 -- The previous SAD-BJP led Punjab Government was not hooked to the idea of rehabilitating its drug addict youth, despite the hype it created. Most of the de-addiction and rehabilitation centres were continued to function without licence or lacking staff and other essential equipment.

The drugs have emerged as the major issue in the State with almost all parties targeting the previous regime over the same in the recent Assem... और पढ़ें

Shraddha's perfect transformation into Haseena

Dhaka, March 31 -- Shraddha Kapoor has proved time and again that she has the knack of getting into the skin of the character she portrays.

We can see the same for her upcoming film Haseena, where the cute and bubbly next-door girl will turn Haseena Parkar, sister of dreaded underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.

The actress recently shared a picture on Twitter, where she is seen in a black salwar-suit, with confident kohled-eyes. The picture also had ... और पढ़ें

Triple talaq to cost SC vacation

New Delhi, March 31 -- More than half the total strength of judges in Supreme Court will be working this summer vacation as Chief Justice of India (CJI) JS Khehar on Thursday disclosed that three Constitution Benches will sit through the summer break beginning May 11. One of the issues up for consideration is the contentious debate on whether triple talaq and polygamy practiced under Muslim Personal Laws discriminate against Muslim women and viol... और पढ़ें

'Youth storming encounter sites committing suicide'

Srinagar, March 31 -- The Jammu & Kashmir police chief on Thursday asked the youth to desist from the practice of storming encounter sites to pelt stones at the security forces during raging gun battles with terrorists. He described the practice as tantamount to committing suicide.

"In the encounter even security forces take cover of bulletproof vehicles or a house. The youth coming to encounter sites are committing suicide," Director-General of... और पढ़ें

3-day photo, video fair in city from Apr 3

BHUBANESWAR, March 31 -- The Photographic Association of Odisha (PAO) would organise a mega photo and video fair, 'Odisha Photo Trade Show- 2017' at the Exhibition Ground here from April 3 to 5 in which over 70 brands and corporates of international and national repute would showcase their latest products, innovations, advancement, research and developments in the field of photographic and video graphic equipments, gadgets, gears, spares, accesso... और पढ़ें

Internet: A way towards progressive society

Dhaka, March 30 -- DURING the last two years, the number of internet users has increased in the country and the increasing popularity of internet among the youth has added value to our society. If rightly utilized, we will be able to wipe out poverty, illiteracy and backwardness from the country with the power of the internet technology. Although the 3G internet with its faster speed has attracted more users, the existing internet speed in our co... और पढ़ें

All big announcements from Samsung's Galaxy S8, S8 Plus launch event

New Delhi, March 30 -- Almost everything that we saw and read in leaks seems to have come true. Besides the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, Samsung also made a bunch of other announcements including a new Gear VR headset with a motion controller, an updated Gear 360 camera, a new AI enabled virtual assistant named Bixby and much more. Here's everything you need to know After months of speculation, leaks and rumours, Samsung has finally unveiled its latest... और पढ़ें

Samsung Galaxy S8,S8+ launch: Unique, top features and should you buy it?

New Delhi, March 30 -- The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event saw the Korean electronics giant unveil its latest Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ with some top unique features that is sure to awe the industry.

But would you buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 post the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco that forced the company to scrap the model altogether. Samsung that had launched the Note 7 last year came with faulty batteries that made the phones explode or catch fire.

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