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Tuesday, December 07, 2021



Bengaluru civic body issues notices to 15 residents near Singapura lake over encroachment

August 25, 2021 7:56 am

Janata Dal (Secular) MLA R Manjunath has, however, taken up the cause of the residents and has called for a fresh joint survey to be carried out by the BBMP and Revenue Department to ascertain the legal position on the land.

Should Hindi be imposed in the country? Language experts debate

September 14, 2020 9:10 am

'If a government insisted absolutely, it could get away with anything. Then why not the imposition of Hindi? No government ever dared'

Chandigarh MC likely to take action from January 2, many start removing encroachments on their own

January 01, 2019 9:47 am

The Punjab and Haryana High Court had rapped the Chandigarh Administration and MC for failing to remove encroachments in front of houses in the name of greenery.

Encroachment cleared from over 2,000 km of roads: Supreme Court

September 08, 2018 3:16 am

“Look at the extent — 2,280 km of encroachment. That’s the whole distance from Delhi to Kanyakumari,” said Justice Madan B Lokur.

Protecting Pune’s Urban Forests: A decade of increasing encroachments, stuttering efforts and withheld funds

June 24, 2018 8:01 am

While the forest department in the city started constructing a boundary wall almost a decade ago, it has only been able to construct the wall for a area of 44 km till now.

Chandigarh Housing Board to appoint consultant to assess structural stability of need-based changes made by occupants

May 16, 2018 5:25 am

The committee which has been constituted under the chairmanship of CHB secretary would further review the consultant’s report and recommend where all need-based changes needs to be permitted

Encroachments on Charkop mangrove area cleared

April 19, 2018 3:53 am

As many as 180 hutments were demolished during the drive, which included several houses, commercial structures and two temples.

Bhubaneswar: 26 years on, encroachment by crorepati MLA razed

April 23, 2016 2:39 am

Twenty-six years after Sanatan Mahakud, then an alleged small-time local don, illegally encroached on five acres of reserve forest land, the bulldozers moved in to flatten the compound walls around it on Friday.

Adviser orders anti-encroachment drive at Sector 26 grain market

August 19, 2015 2:54 am

Adviser to Administrator Vijay Dev visited the mandi Tuesday, where he learnt that there were no specific agencies to remove encroachments from the mandi.

HC raps Ashok Chavan, Dardas for misuse of office

June 28, 2015 12:36 am

Former CM allegedly helped the Dardas regularise land that was ‘encroached’ upon in Yavatmal.