Delay in onset of winter will help clear the air faster, says pollution body official
4-time jump on last Diwali’s sulphur dioxide levels, and its just the eve.
Wetland of sewerage and industrial waste that began forming 2 years ago, kills trees, destroys eco system.
The planning board said it had informed the state governments of the destruction of natural conservation zones (NCZ) in NCR.
The new 31-member committee, chaired by Modi himself, does not include any member of the Nehru-Gandhi family.
While the BJP swept the Assembly polls in Haryana, a small pocket of resistance emerged in the three Meo-Muslim dominated constituencies of Mewat.
But it had no permission to run, case lodged against principal.
Ajit has been named accused in a gangrape case by the special investigation cell probing the Muzaffarnagar riots.
The only point of agreement was the allegation that police hadn’t intervened in the violence.
The alleged “tree-cutting machine” turned out to be a grass-trimmer — similar to the kind used by municipal corporations.
When Narendra Modi announced his Swachh Bharat Mission, the brooms came out in strength. But what is the campaign up against?
The police said the autopsy report had revealed that all three had been repeatedly attacked by the same sharp instrument.
Muzaffarnagar SSP H N Singh said the four men who had been arrested were all history-sheeters, with previous record of violent loot.
The only ape species in the country, the gibbon had once flourished in the Northeastern rainforests
Police yet to identify suspects in Bahadurpur triple murder.
A search operation was launched after two of the missing men failed to return from their jobs.
Braving diseases, men, women and children step over discarded stray metal and open fires to sift through the refuse.
A gruelling shift that ended at 11.30 pm ensured that the roads around Rajghat were cleared of garbage before the PM arrived.
Former Delhi CM once again reiterated the issue of “non-approachability” in the absence of an elected government.
The highly subsidised foodgrains are supplied under the National Food Security Act 2013. Over 11 lakh ration cardholders benefit from the scheme in Delhi.
The plan also looks to introduce a stock management system at the depot level in order to streamline cash collection.
Officials, however, had no answer when asked why such a fence would then need to be welded in.
In the video, Maqsood has his hands clasped and seems to be praying, crouching under the tiger’s gaze.
But officials say this contradicts Central Zoo Authority guidelines and will mar a visitor’s ‘zoo experience’.
Zoo curator R A Khan said though the security guards had wireless sets with them, they simply had very little time to respond to SOS call.
It was not until 4 pm that the body was removed from the enclosure and his family arrived to identify the deceased.
The police said the dead man’s father Mehfooz told them of his son’s mental problem but he did not show any medical documents to support this claim.
Protests by the Congress youth wing had begun earlier this month under the banner '100 days Modi fail’.
In an affidavit, the ministry said that such proposals would be scrutinised before action.
Plea claimed construction in the area was destroying habitat of protected species.
Sheila says need of hour is to repair ties with the people.
Dikshit described the Modi government’s decision to ask UPA-appointed Governors to step down as “selective humiliation”.
President’s rule was imposed in the capital with Lieutenant-Governor Najeeb Jung as head of the government.
129 Metro trains to have eight coaches by 2017.
Police had registered a case against Amit Shah for allegedly violating the model code following a direction from the EC.
The Ministry had earlier junked Madhav Gadgil’s report on Western Ghats and also expressed doubts regarding the Kasturirangan report.