Civic Affairs, Volume 14

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P. C. Kapoor at the Citizen Press, 1966 - Local government

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Page 3 - There shall be a Council of Ministers with the Chief Minister at the head to aid and advise the Governor in the exercise of his functions, except in so far as he is by or under this Constitution required to exercise his functions or any of them in his discretion...
Page 3 - The Governor shall be entitled without payment of rent to the use of his official residences and shall be also entitled to such emoluments, allowances and privileges as may be determined by Parliament by law and, until provision in that behalf is so made, such emoluments, allowances and privileges as are specified in the Second Schedule.
Page 6 - Call for ; and (c) if the President so requires, to submit for the consideration of the Council of Ministers any matter on which a decision has been taken by a Minister but which has not been considered by the Council.
Page 42 - If the final breakdown were to take place it would be a disaster for mankind of a more sinister sort than any disaster of flood or famine. It would be a confession of failure, at the first major confrontation of mankind's ability to organise the vast, rapidly growing urban concentrations into which humanity seems inevitably destined to move'.
Page 5 - In the remainder of this century — in less than 40 years — urban population will double, city land will double, and we will have to build in our cities as much as all that we have built since the first colonist arrived on these shores. It is as if we had 40 years to rebuild the entire urban United States.
Page 38 - Scheduled Tribes shall be taken into consideration, consistently with the maintenance of efficiency of administration, in the making of appointments to services and posts in connection with the affairs of the Union or of a State.
Page 5 - Governor for assent, the Governor shall not withhold assent therefrom: Provided further that the Governor shall not assent to, but shall reserve for the consideration of the President, any Bill which in the opinion of the Governor would, if it became law, so derogate from the powers of the High Court as to endanger the position which that Court is by this Constitution designed to fill.
Page 34 - DROUGHT RELIEF I APPEAL to your purse and even more to your heart. This is not a localized problem. It Is the suffering of the Indian people. I appeal to those of you who have already contributed, to give more. I appeal to those of you who have not yet given, to give generously. I appeal to each of you to give now.
Page 5 - The Chief Minister shall be appointed by the Governor and the other Ministers shall be appointed by the Governor on the advice of the Chief Minister, and the Ministers shall hold office during the pleasure of the Governor...
Page 5 - ... than five, including two top prizes, went to Tata Steel employees — the largest number won by any industrial unit in the country. At Jamshedpur, during the last 20 years, employees have put forward over 12,000 suggestions, of which nearly 1,000 have been accepted. These suggestions have helped to increase productivity and make operations safer, and have led to the utilisation of local know-how and materials for self-reliance. Tata Steel is proud that it pioneered the Suggestion Box Scheme to...

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