Final Report on Municipal Loan Guarantees and Loans

first_imgOmbudsman Dwight Bishop released his report today, May 12, regarding an investigation examining nine municipalities providing loan guarantees and loans to the former South West Shore Development Authority. The investigation concluded nine municipalities authorized guarantees and expenditure of public funds outside the authority of the Municipal Government Act. The investigation also examined the oversight role of Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations. The report contains six recommendations. Mr. Bishop recommends that public funds not be used to pay the loan guarantees and the municipalities are to recover the money related to the loans. Four of the recommendations deal specifically with Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations and its processes regarding the act and municipal funds. The report is available at gov.ns.ca/ombu/publications.htmlast_img read more

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Gulshan Grover shares a major throwback with Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir

first_imgMumbai: Gulshan Grover, the original ‘BAD MAN’, shares a light-hearted moment in this major throwback picture from the 1990s with none other than Shahrukh Khan and Aamir Khan. Grover has been part of the Indian film industry from the past 39 years. He started his career with the film ‘Hum Paanch’ and went ahead to become one of the most iconic villains in the Indian film industry. He became known as ‘BAD MAN’ after his iconic role in the blockbuster hit from 1989 – ‘Ram Lakhan’. He has also been part of many international films and is well known for his role in “The Second Jungle Book, ‘Mowgli and Baloo”. Penguin India will soon release Gulshan Grover’s biography, ‘BAD MAN’, written by senior journalist Roshmila Bhattacharya.last_img read more

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