MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government would initiate the process of allotting 10,000 houses to mill workers by December this year, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said. He also said that an additional 8,710 houses would also be alloted to the mill workers. Making a statement in the lower house, Fadnavis said that the mill workers are entitled to get houses of 225 square feet under the scheme for mill worker's housing. "6,925 houses were built under the scheme and 5,644 have already been transferred to eligible applicants.
Week Four of the Duffy Trial opened with a vigorous examination of the original sin of Mike Duffy: Senate residency requirements.
“I, the Honourable Mike Duffy … declare that my primary residence is more than 100 kilometers from Parliament Hill,” wrote Duffy in several signed Senate forms now entered as exhibits in the exhaustive fraud trial.
Duffy, of course, spent most of his time at his Ottawa home, while his “primary residence” was little more than a summer cottage at the adorable address of 10 Friendly Lane, Cavendish, P.E.I.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Left-hander Rich Hill agreed to a $6 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics on Friday, giving the low-budget franchise a versatile, experienced pitcher who can handle a variety of roles.Hill took his physical in the Bay Area and the team announced the deal Friday before he was expected to fly back out to Boston in the afternoon. Hill became the second free agent to switch teams after infielder Cliff Pennington joined the Los Angeles Angels earlier in the week.
A few days ago, when we looked at what is one of the last tax havens in the world, the principality of Monaco, we uncovered not only the world's most expensive Penthouse costing a whopping $400 million, but got some perspective on how far one's dollar really goes, or doesn't.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has just sold his Seattle-area home for roughly $2.8 million, according to the LA Times.
That's slightly less than the $3.5 million he had initially asked for in January, but still double what he paid for when he first bought the house in 2000.