News UpdatesAllow VRS Application Of The Doctor And Let Him Contest Election; If He Loses, VRS Will Stand Cancelled: Rajasthan HC To State [Read Order] Sparsh Upadhyay18 Oct 2020 10:42 PMShare This – xThe Rajasthan High Court on Friday (16th October) directed the State of Rajasthan and Sawai Man Singh Medical College And Associate Hospital to allow the VRS application of a Doctor and allow him to participate in the Municipal Election and treat him as retired for the said purpose.The Bench of Justice Sanjeev Prakash Sharma further directed that in case the Petitioner/Doctor does not…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe Rajasthan High Court on Friday (16th October) directed the State of Rajasthan and Sawai Man Singh Medical College And Associate Hospital to allow the VRS application of a Doctor and allow him to participate in the Municipal Election and treat him as retired for the said purpose.The Bench of Justice Sanjeev Prakash Sharma further directed that in case the Petitioner/Doctor does not participate in the Municipal Election or after having participated in the election, he loses the election, “the petitioner’s voluntarily retirement shall be treated as cancelled and the petitioner will have to join back services and give his medical services for the State and be allowed to be posted back on the place where he is presently posted”.Background of the CaseThe Petitioner/Doctor submitted before the Court he sought voluntary retirement under Section 50(1) of the Rajasthan Civil Service (Pension) Rules, 1996 in order to contest the municipal election.It was informed to the Court that the State had rejected the application of the petitioner on the ground that there is a paucity of Gastroenterology in the SMS Hospital and considering the scarcity of specialized doctors his VRS application was rejected.The Petitioner/Doctor argued that in the case of State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors. Vs. Achal Singh AIR 2018 SC 3940, the action of the State in denying voluntary retirement on account of the scarcity of Medical Doctors, was approved by the Supreme Court.However, it was argued that in the present case, the Petitioner/Doctor seeks voluntary retirement for participation in the election and aims to represent the public of the State.It was contended that a person cannot be denied to participate in the election, however, as there is an impediment for a government servant to participate in the election on account of being a Government servant, the voluntary retirement application was moved by him.Court’s DirectionThe Court observed,”Keeping in view the right of a citizen to participate in the election, in the special circumstances, this Court allows this writ petition and directs the respondents to allow the VRS application and release the petitioner and allow him to participate in the Municipal Election and treat him as retired for the said purpose.”As mentioned earlier, the order of the Court states that in case the Petitioner/Doctor does not participate in the Municipal Election or after having participated loses the election, the petitioner’s voluntarily retirement shall be treated as cancelled and the petitioner will have to join back services and give his medical services for the State and be allowed to be posted back on the place where he is presently posted.A bond in this regard was directed to be submitted by the petitioner. With the observations and directions, as indicated above, the writ petition was disposed of.Click Here To Download Order[Read Order]Next Story
According to the analytical report Global tourism locations of the future 2017/2018, prepared by the fDi Division, the analytical department of the Financial Times, Croatia is the seventh in the world in terms of potential for investment in the tourism sector.Croatia is also the winner of the Special Editor’s Choice Award, for “impression stronger than size” (punching above their weight), along with Belize and Jamaica. These are the countries that have been assessed to have the greatest progress in the field of improving tourism infrastructure, accommodation and tourism development initiatives, and are making special efforts to attract foreign investment in the tourism sector.The fDi analysis also sees the growth of Croatia as a location for “film tourism“, Ie tours of locations for shooting popular movies or series. Croatia was rated the leader in the category as well Accommodation capacity upgrades, after the opening of 40 new or renovated hotels in 2016 and 50 in 2017. The number of hotels with pet zvjezdica grew for 44%, over six years (ending in 2016), and the number of hotels with four – for 77%. The number of two-star hotels fell by 29%, indicating a growing trend in the quality of accommodation. This growth, of course, is accompanied by technology.Croatia also has 61 marinas with over 20.000 berths – which earned it the award Investing in the Nautical Industry (Cruise Industry Investment award).The Ministry of Tourism has once again prepared a survey of investments in tourism for next year. According to the submitted data, in 2018 tourism will be invested 940 million euros. In doing so, companies will invest around 628 million euros in their tourism projects, while the public sector, ie counties, cities and municipalities will invest through 311 million euros. Announced investments in the private sector include investments in hotels, camps, nautical and other types of accommodation facilities, facilities and attractions, and investments in the public sector include investments in visitor centers, beaches, promenades, etc. Investments according to the survey in 2017 amounted to are 817 million euros, and in 2016 676 million euros.These, and related topics, will be addressed at the conference 3T – Tourism, Travel & Tech, which takes place after the success of last year ‘s edition 20. March, this time in a larger and more luxurious space Boutique Cinema Kaptol in Zagreb.Period to buy Early bird ticket, has been extended, but only minimally, by the end of the week, for all those who left the purchase for Friday, which is a common custom among Croats and beyond.Conference tickets are available through the Entrio system, the link is at the bottom of the conference page http://3t.bug.hr/The conference opens with a keynote lecture entitled Travel Drives Technology: New Apps Everywhere, will be held by a guest from Germany Martin Reents, serial entrepreneur & CEO.The round table, panel discussion, that follows will be moderated Ivan Ilijasic, Orioly. The name of the panel discussion is: How to solve the problem of seasonality in tourism with technology?The seasonality of Croatian tourism is already a well-known problem, and we should have started thinking about cases of “overtourism” a long time ago. How can we use technology to extend the season and make it easier to reach tourists outside of the hot summer months? What technological trends can help us with that today? What are the trends in, which are only current hyping and how to start introducing new trends in domestic tourism?One of the lectures will be about implementation of the new Law on Provision of Services in Tourism, which is an issue that concerns both IT people and “tourists”, will sustain it Monika Udovicic, Assistant Minister for Legal Affairs and Standards.Some other topics that the organizers are preparing and planning for the conference are: Tourism monetization social networks, CRM in the tourism industry, Influencer marketing – how to make a brand that customers will recognize and recommend, Mobile payment IT solutions for the hotel industry. Instagram in tourism – where everyone is here and little Mujo / Ivica, Digital nomads – work without a job, Croatian nautical tourism on the web, Seasonality and technology, How to distribute your offer of excursions, Strategy advertising na free tools. (The program is subject to change until the last minute.)According to relevant data, Croatia of all EU countries ima the largest share of tourism in gross national product (GDP). Tourism is vital for us, and the IT industry it is the most active, the most profitable and the fastest growing branch last year. Can Croatia achieve synergy of the two sectors?How will it be shaped, and what trends will the tourism industry follow in the coming years? What will be the impact of technology? If you are serious about tourism and if you want to do tourism in the future, these are the questions you need to ask yourself, because all new trends and technologies directly affect your business, and day by day it will affect more and more.Early bird conference registrations 3T – Tourism, Travel & Tech are available in the Entrio system. A link to buying tickets, and more details on the content, can be found on the conference website: http://3t.bug.hr/
Infrastructure, Press Release Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that Nord-Lock Group, a manufacturer of secure bolting solutions, will expand operations in Allegheny County. The project will support 147 jobs in the area.“Nord-Lock Group has been in Allegheny County for more than 30 years, and we’re thrilled to announce that the company will continue to grow right here in Pennsylvania,” said Governor Wolf. “Nord-Lock group will create dozens of additional jobs as it expands in the coming years. This is great news for our manufacturing sector.”Nord-Lock Group and its wholly owned subsidiary, Superbolt, Inc, located in Carnegie Borough, need more manufacturing space to better serve their clients. The project includes the construction of a 125,000-square-foot building in Findlay Township that will serve as Nord-Lock Group’s North American headquarters. Manufacturing operations will be consolidated into the new site as well. The company has committed to investing at least $4 million into the project, which is expected to create 37 new, full-time jobs and retain 110 existing jobs over the next three years.“Although Nord-Lock Group is a global company, with more than 25 offices around the world, our Superbolt products have had their roots in Pittsburgh for over 35 years,” said Steve Greenwell, President of Sales Region Americas and Director of Product Division Tensioning for Nord-Lock Group. “This new facility demonstrates our continued commitment to the wonderful Pittsburgh-area region, and we appreciate the support of our many partners, including the Pennsylvania Governor’s Action Team.”Nord-Lock Group received a funding proposal from the Department of Community and Economic Development for the project. The proposal includes $111,000 in Job Creation Tax Credits to be distributed upon creation of the new jobs, and a $29,000 workforce development grant to help the company train its workers. The project was coordinated by the Governor’s Action Team, an experienced group of economic development professionals who report directly to the Governor and work with businesses that are considering locating or expanding in Pennsylvania, with additional coordination provided through Allegheny County Economic Development.Nord-Lock Group offers four technology brands: Nord-Lock, Expander, Superbolt and Boltight. Superbolt, Inc., founded in 1984 in Carnegie, Pennsylvania, is the original inventor of multi-jackbolt tensioning technology.For more information about the Governor’s Action Team or DCED, visit dced.pa.gov. June 19, 2019 SHARE Email Facebook Twitter Governor Wolf: Nord-Lock Group Expansion to Create New Jobs in Allegheny County
MORE NEWS: What are the Gold Coast’s fastest-selling properties? There’s even a fish tank. Mr Mian said the house had peaked the interest of locals looking to upsize and a buyer from Brisbane. “It’s a whole lifestyle, it’s your own private oasis, a resort,” he said. “The house has a lot of charm, is really light filled and the colours are very fresh.”The property is one of the most viewed on realestate.com.au heading under the hammer in Queensland this weekend. How’s this for a home theatre! Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:50Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:50 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenDifferences between building in new or established estates01:50 The block next door is also for sale. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa12 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoIt can be bought as a packaged deal or separately. The five-bedroom home is a luxury listing. Amir Mian Prestige Properties principal Amir Mian said ideally the house and land would be sold as one, with most buyers showing interest in that option.“We are going to do the house and land (auction), if we are not satisfied with the result we will just auction the house,” Mr Mian said. “Then if we sell the house we will auction the land.“The ideal would be for someone to buy together, then it’s like an estate rather than just a house.” It will head under the hammer on Saturday. Another property Queensland househunters have their eye on is a stylish Mermaid Water’s house, which also featured on the most viewed list on realestate.com.au. The renovated five-bedroom house at 18 Launch Rd is walking distance to the beach and features an outdoor entertainment area, a pool and trendy wet bar. Harcourts Coastal agent Christine Tucker will oversee the auction at 11.30am Saturday. The kitchen is also luxe. It will head under the hammer on Sunday. The 733sq m block next door is also for sale and will head under the hammer as a packaged deal with the house at 1pm on Sunday. If the house and land don’t sell as one, the house will go to auction as a separate offering. The third and final auction will take place for the land if the house sells. MORE NEWS: International dream homes for buyers with deep pockets The futuristic-like wine cellar. 12-14 Knightsbridge Pde West, Sovereign Islands is one of the most viewed properties on realestate.com.au heading under the hammer in Queensland this weekend. It’s as spectacular inside as it is from the front and has opulent offerings only found in the most elaborate properties. From a double-sided fish tank to a three-tiered home cinema, edgy wine cellar, infinity pool and an entertainment wing with a rooftop, the five-storey Sovereign Islands house has it all. So why might it take three auctions to sell the property at 12-14 Knightsbridge Pde West? A stylishly-renovated house at 18 Launch Rd, Mermaid Waters, will also go to auction this weekend.