Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

Union Territories


Making Ladakh a Union Territory was not enough

August 06, 2022 10:43 pm

P Stobdan writes: Three years after the abrogation of Article 370, people’s demands haven’t been met

Inform if states, UTs following orders to curb hate speech: SC to Centre

July 22, 2022 2:28 am

The Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind is one of the petitioners, who have sought the court’s intervention to curb hate speech in the wake of remarks by certain political leaders on the Prophet, which had sparked widespread protests.

UT civic body allocates a whopping Rs 1.4 cr to 'revamp' six roundabouts in city

July 06, 2022 7:07 am

The civic body had previously tried, failed and rejected the same prokject 19 years ago

Seven states among top achievers in 'ease of doing business' ranking of states and UTs

June 30, 2022 2:38 pm

The Aspires category includes seven states, including Assam, Kerala and Goa. In the category of emerging business ecosystems are eleven states and UTs, including Delhi, Puducherry and Tripura.

Hours after Amit Shah’s public meeting Election Commission announces poll dates for Diu municipal council

June 12, 2022 11:15 pm

This announcement comes just hours after Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Praful Patel, administrator of the UT addressed a massive public rally in Diu on Saturday evening.

UTs without House underutilised funds, says panel; recommends special status to Ladakh

March 14, 2022 8:49 pm

In its report, the Committee noted that UTs without a legislature used approximately 66.83% of the total allocation made to them in BE (Budget Estimate) 2021-22 till January, 2022.

Centre reviews states’ action on hoarding

May 18, 2021 4:22 am

The meeting also reviewed the “availability and price situation” of five pulses– Gram, Tur/Arhar, Urad, Moong, and Massor–across the country.

Supreme Court stays construction in some states, UTs till they frame policy on waste management

August 31, 2018 8:38 pm

Slapping varied fines on some state governments and union territory (UT) administrations, a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and S Abdul Nazeer said "if they want the people to live in dirt, filth and garbage, what can be done then."

Chandigarh tops Union Territories with 36 snakebite deaths in 2016

August 06, 2017 8:36 am

According to the report, of the seven UTs, Chandigarh had the highest of 36 snakebite deaths, while Dadra & Nagar Haveli reported nine. Three UTs - Daman and Diu, Lakshwadeep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands - did not report any snakebite death in 2016.

Eleven states, Union Territories have no 0-2 age group children for adoption

July 04, 2017 6:03 pm

Data from Carings, the government's central data base for adoptions across the country, shows that Arunachal Pradesh has 2,315 PAPs waiting in queue for children between 0-2, but no agency in the state has children available in that age group.