Irani stressed the importance of applicability of research and its utility for industry. Says statue of Aryabhatta to be installed at UNESCO in April.
Padma awardee believes there’s much to learn from ancient Indian cultivation techniques
According to media reports, Defence lawyer Surendra Gadling, during hearing wondered as to how the witness could afford to stay back for about two weeks in Gadchiroli foregoing his livelihood in Delhi.
Last year, 80 persons were booked in 12 cases under the stringent Act.
Village forest is a 2014 scheme of the Maharashtra government that offers gram sabhas rights over forests under provisions of the 1927 Indian Forest Act (FRA).
Kumbhiwagholi had no forest and villagers expressed a desire to conserve and develop one of their own.
There are others who are in favour of the banning this variety of legumes.
In 2008, Kothari’s efforts had led to the Maharashtra government lifting the ban on production, consumption and sale of the khesari dal, also known as lakholi dal. It was at the end of a hunger strike over 80 days.
With the entire requisite staff in place, the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility for Air India planes will take up complete check, called as D check in airlines parlance, of Boeing 777-300ER from February 15.
A pioneering doctor-activist speaks to The Indian Express about the unique health issues confronting India’s tribal communities.
The 1,328 suicides are a tally that may include farmers as well as non-farmers in the six cotton-growing districts of Wardha, Yvatmal, Amravati, Akola, Washim and Buldana.
The Forest Department has undertaken the killing of wild boars in Dhaba and Kothari ranges of forests in the district from January 7.
It was after CPI (Maoist) coming to fore that the Naxalites had embarked on full-scale military offensive against the police by launching People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA).
Adarsh Patil, whose Facebook page had a poem titled “Ha hum hain Naxal (yes we are Naxals)”, said, “it does not mean that I believe in Naxalism.”
On January 3, 2015, Sarita, along with best friends Roshni Wachami and Vaishali Veladi had left their Ashram school at Aheri to reach Perimilbhatti village about 25 km up on the hilly Maharashtra border with Chhattisgarh.
Four cubs, two males and two females died of malnourishment in Pathri range of Sawli tehsil on Sunday.
The three countries have had a history of tiger existence before the species went extinct due to various reasons.
The forest, where the cubs actually lived with the mother, belongs to the Forest Development Corporation of Maharashtra (FDCM).
This was decided at a meeting of the MIHAN Task Force here on Sunday.
Police confirmed that Abdullah Basith, Umar Hassan Farooqui, and Zamir Farooqui were detained at the airport and will be handed over to Hyderabad Police.
Asked why he surrendered when many felt the order was undemocratic and unjust, Saibaba said, “I am not surrendering before anyone. Whether right or wrong, I have to follow the judicial process.”
Saibaba expressed disappointment over the HC order.
The Forest Department roped in Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University (MAFSU) for free treatment of animals in exchange for students getting a ready facility for practical studies.
After the parents agreed, the girl turned herself in at Bhamragad police station. “Her further surrender formalities are being processed,” Patil said.
The community, along with many other smaller communities, under the banner of Lok Swarajya Andolan, has been fighting for classification of reservation rights.
Sarkaryawah Bhaiyyaji Joshi interacted with over 70-80 legislators, including all BJP ministers and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, for about 30 minutes at Smruti Mandir premises of the organisation.
‘Earlier statements not understood in totality’
The accused formed an international racket which hunted tigers and transported body parts to China.
“Pawar, whose name cropped up during investigations, was picked up for his role as an agent,” Mina added.
“In doing so, the SC did exactly what it had blamed the government for,” Ane said. He was speaking at a lecture organised on NJAC by the High Court Bar Association.
Of the five victims, kidneys of at least two were removed in Sri Lanka while those of the others were removed in India, police said.
Vidarbha’s farmers have escaped the worst of drought this year and hope to gain from high arhar prices.
Niswade and Golawar were transferred last week along with Makarand Vyawahare, controversial head of the department of Forensic Sciences.
Eleven South African cricketers and their friends had a 15-minute sighting of T3, an eight-year-old tigress within 20 minutes of entering the forest in the morning.
Legal experts say the institution-level Vishakha enquiry cannot be stopped as per the Supreme Court directive.
The government also transferred GMCH dean Abhimanyu Niswade, who had stripped accused Makrand Vyavhare of the post of vice dean