Government shutdown hurts poor people stuck in jail | Tech Reddy

Federal defenders say the shutdown hurts the poor incarcerated. As the government shutdown stretches for more than a month with no end in sight, public defenders say their clients have been denied access to justice because of understaffing in federal prisons and courts. New York assistant federal defender Jennifer Willis told The Appeal that she … Read more

Borno State government raises panel on documentation of pensioners, payment | The Guardian Nigeria News | Tech Reddy

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has raised a biometric data capture panel on pensioner documentation and pension payments for retired workers. Inaugurating the committee recently at the Government House, Maiduguri, Shettima said the panel led by Yerima Saleh, a former Head of Service (HoS), was charged with the responsibility of uncovering the problems that undermined … Read more

The Manu Bhaker Award Fiasco with the Haryana Government takes another turn | Tech Reddy

Three months ago, when Manu Bhaker won the gold medal at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Argentina, Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij announced a cash prize of Rs 2 crore for her. However, in a notification issued by Haryana Principal Secretary (sports), Ashok Khemka on December 27, as “Prize money to sportspersons in individual events”, … Read more