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Karnataka: This rare jackfruit tree gets CCTV protection in Tumkur district

The well-known unique variety of jackfruit, with coppery red flakes, are not only tasty but also have a high nutritive value. It is grown by 40-year-old SS Paramesha of Chelur village in Karnataka's Tumakuru district.

Amid opposition, Delhi govt pushes through plan to install more CCTVs

The development assumes significance in light of concerns on privacy and potential misuse of CCTV footage, especially around the government's ongoing project of installing CCTVs in classrooms.


Pimpri-Chinchwad Smart City board plans 3,300 CCTVs

The CCTV installation project will cost around Rs 300 crore, which will be borne by the central government, state government and Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC).

The escape from freedom

Normalisation of surveillance destroys what sustains a civilisation — human interaction filled with trust, care.

Delhi: SC rejects PIL against CCTVs in classrooms

The court had on May 10 issued notice on the PIL, which claimed that the government’s move would violate the Fundamental Right to Privacy.

CCTV cameras in all Delhi govt schools by November: Arvind Kejriwal

Launching the project at Shaheed Hemu Kalani Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya in Lajpat Nagar, Kejriwal said over 1,000 Delhi government schools will be equipped with CCTV cameras by November this year.


State of Surveillance: Who controls the data collected from CCTVs in the capital?

The proposal to install CCTV cameras across the capital has become the latest flashpoint between the AAP government, which links the project to safety, and the Lt- Governor, who has flagged privacy concerns and made a pitch for standard operating procedures. At the centre of debate is a key question: Who controls the data collected from these CCTVs?

Capital will get 1.4 lakh CCTVs in a year: Police to Delhi HC

The bench directed the government to place before it the timeline and manner in which CCTV cameras will be installed across the capital by December 20, the next date of hearing.

Delhi: DCW notice on ‘delay’ in CCTVs riles Home dept

The notice, signed by DCW chief Swati Maliwal, was sent on October 23. The commission has initiated a probe into the delay, despite the Delhi Cabinet’s approval to the project a month ago.

Delhi HC concerned over lack of functional CCTV around India Gate circle

The bench issued the directions after receiving a letter from an AIIMS physiotherapist, claiming that on the night of June 28 a speeding vehicle had come towards his car from the opposite direction near India Gate circle forcing him to stop.