PWD

  • Minister's moral policing: Should alcohol & bikinis be banned in Goa? July 2, 2014

    Goa PWD Minister Sudin Dhavalikar, who had triggered a debate on Monday by saying that women visiting pubs in short dresses was against the Indian culture, now wants bikini banned on the beaches of Goa. CNN-IBN takes calls of people from across the country and takes their views on Goa...
  • 'Correct your own culture first' Kavita Krishnan on Goa PWD minister's remark July 1, 2014

    AIPWA secretary Kavita Krishnan strongly condemned the offensive remark made by Goa PWD minister, Sudin Dhavalikar that women going to pubs are against Indian culture. Krishnan said that the BJP should correct its own culture first, before telling others how to behave. Dhavalikar's statement comes at a time, when another...
  • Watch: Potholed roads a recurring phenomena in Delhi July 11, 2013

    Potholed roads is a recurring phenomena even in the national capital. Every year after the monsoon several roads in Delhi tend to cave in and cause huge potholes. CNN-IBN came across a 28-feet wide pothole in east Delhi. The entire road had caved in and that was not the only...
  • Shivpal is Akhilesh's enemy: Shahid Siddiqui August 10, 2012

    In a bizarre advice for bureaucrats, Uttar Pradesh's PWD Minister and CM Akhilesh Yadav's uncle Shivpal Yadav told district officials in Etah that if they worked hard, it was okay to steal a little. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Surat ex-Mayor takes on PWD February 8, 2011

    Kanubhai Mawani, a former Mayor of Surat forced a corrupt PwD official to return the bribe. ...
  • Watch:Technology to the rescue for Delhi's potholed roads September 16, 2009

    New Delhi’s worst nightmares are its roads which are prone to potholes the moment it rains and now the municipal corporation plans to import a new technology at an immense cost to solve the problem. Is new technology or better transprency the right answer ...
  • PWD engineer murder: Maya govt on the defensive December 27, 2008

    New Delhi: The UP government on Friday booked its MLA accused of lynching of an engineer under a stringent law, but the victim's family Friday its offer of compensation and Opposition parties refused to let the matter rest. ...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India May 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Repolling will be held in twelve booths of the Panchayat bodies in Malda district of West Bengal. Results of the Class X ICSE Board and Class XII ISC Board will be declared on Wednesday. Former Kerala PWD minister, P J Joseph to be chargesheeted for molesting a TV...