Central grant for synthetic turf hockey ground in Chhattisgarh

first_imgRaipur, Aug 2 (PTI) The Centre has approved a grant of Rs 5.44 crore for synthetic turf hockey ground in Chhattisgarhs naxal-affected Jashpur district.The grant comes as Minister of State for Steel and Lok Sabha member from Raigarh Vishnu Deo Sai sought the Centres help for promoting hockey among local youths.Sai had recently written to Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel in this regard.Necessary approval has been granted for laying of synthetic hockey turf ground in Jashpur Nagar under Jashpur district of Chhattisgarh at an estimated cost of Rs 5.44 crore, according to an order by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. About Rs 1.41 crore has been released as first instalment for the purpose, it said. PTI AKV SMJlast_img read more

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Elite BC school facing human rights complaint

first_imgAPTN National NewsSix months after enduring a tirade from a supervisor, a staff member at an elite British Columbia private school says going to work is now unbearable.Corinne Baker says she has complained to the provincial human rights commission after the school gave a mere slap on the wrist to a supervisor who allegedly said “Indians are dirty filthy pigs.”APTN National News reporter Rob Smith has more.last_img

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