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Centre of the Earth: Why trees are better than us and deserve greater respect

On Earth Day, we look at trees — that life force which keeps us moored and reminds us why the miracle of nature will always remain a gift unsurpassed.

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2002 hit-and-run case: Court cancels bailable warrant against Salman Khan

This year, Khan had sought to submit a new surety in place of the earlier one and submitted the name of his bodyguard Gurmeet Singh Jolly, also known as Shera.

Living Root Bridge

Bridges Across Forever: Crowdfunding Meghalaya’s living-root bridges

An American man’s ongoing crowdfunded initiative to map Meghalaya’s living-root bridges.

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Trees Are Us: Creating a positive community in urban lives

How planting trees can create a positive community experience in urban lives. Mumbai-based transdisciplinary media group Camp teamed up with architects Prasad Shetty and Rupali Gupte, and curator Gitanjali Dang, to initiate a project for children and adults.

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The Ficus in the Tea: The fight for the lonely atti maram (fig tree)

Why the Paniyas have continued to fight for generations for the lonely atti maram in the middle of a tea plantation.

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J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes death penalty for child rape

Mehbooba Mufti welcomed other stringent amendments brought in relevant laws by the Union Cabinet to ensure speedy investigation and trial of rape cases and administering deterrent punishments to the convicted.

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1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Abu Salem denied parole to get married

Senior police officers said that Abu Salem, who is serving a life sentence at Taloja Jail, had made the application for parole to prison authorities a month ago. The application was forwarded to the Konkan Divisional Commissioner.

Raghu Rai

I am a Tree

In the soothing murmurs of trees lie intimations of divine grace.

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Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter: Prajapati was dreaded criminal, MP cop tells court

Asked about Prajapati’s background as a criminal, the witness told the court that he had found out while interrogating Prajapati in 2005 that he had committed serious crimes, including firing at a person in the presence of policemen.

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Jharkhand: Village limps to normalcy after mob attack over ‘banned meat’ in reception

Prohibitory orders, however, continue to be in force as police said investigation into the incident is at an early stage.

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Cluster redevelopment: Builders get more rights to construct in suburbs

On the basis of the findings, the Fadnavis government had said it would cap the maximum FSI in the suburbs for such projects to 3, with the minimum size of a cluster being 6,000 square meter.

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Delhi court gags media from covering former-judge’s bribery case

Former Orissa High Court Judge I M Quddusi, who was arrested by the CBI in the corruption case related to Prasad Education Trust in September last year, is out on bail.

The Old Kheer Shop

Families in Food: Dessert Storm

A kheer shop that’s delighted Delhi for more than 130 years.

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CJI Dipak Misra impeachment: RS Secretariat looks at rule which bars publicity till House takes up notice

Sources aware about the scrutiny process in the Rajya Sabha Secretariat said they (the Opposition members) had violated the provisions of the ‘Handbook for Members of Rajya Sabha’, which says any notice submitted to the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha should not be given advance “publicity”.

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A horribly black day: Fali Nariman on Opposition move to impeach CJI Dipak Misra

Nariman pointed out that the charges brought by the Congress-led Opposition were not in line with what the four most senior judges — Justices Jasti Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Kurian Joseph and Madan Lokur —stated in their press conference on January 12.