Attack on AAP MLA: Jury still out on mine of contention
June 23, 2018 1:52:13 am

Anandpur Sahib SDM says in report it’s legal, officials discover a High Court case

The bench was hearing a plea from Dr Kaushal Kant Mishra, a senior orthopaedic surgeon, who challenged the environment clearance given to the housing projects.
June 23, 2018 1:37:54 am

The counsel argued that “if the present projects were permitted, it would hasten the environmental devastation of the nation’s capital”.

Trees felled outside Deputy CM Manish Sisodia’s residence. As per the plea filed in the High Court, over 16,000 trees would be felled in six south Delhi colonies.(Express photo/Praveen Khanna)
June 23, 2018 1:39:46 am

Environment experts, however, raised doubts about the species of trees which will be planted to replace existing ones.

Punjab: AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa’s father swears by son, denies extortion charge
June 23, 2018 1:24:23 am

Kabal Singh said that after returning to Punjab from Delhi, Sandoa was living at a rented house in Ropar. He said the family decided to build a new house for themselves in their village because it was cheaper to live in a village.

Property details of IAS officers: Haryana info panel to resume hearing after six years
June 23, 2018 1:12:39 am

The State Information Commission will hear the case on June 26, resuming the hearing after six years.

Bullet Train project: Gujarat High Court seeks govt’s reply on land acquisition
June 23, 2018 1:07:57 am

Till date, Dr. Oberoi has saved 93 Indians, mostly Punjabis, from the death sentence by paying blood money worth Rs. 20 crore and by fighting their cases in the courts free of cost.

June 22, 2018 10:39:20 pm

The petition has claimed that planting of saplings in another location as compensatory afforestation would not reduce the burden which would be put on the environment due to the large-scale felling of trees.

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June 22, 2018 10:18:36 pm

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs had on Thursday said 14,031 trees would be cut out of the existing 21,040 trees for the redevelopment of seven south Delhi colonies of Nauroji Nagar, Netaji Nagar, Sarojini Nagar, Mohammadpur, Sriniwaspuri, Kasturba Nagar and Thyagaraj Nagar.

Kejriwal is in good condition, says health institute official
June 22, 2018 9:04:27 pm

Kejriwal had to give a miss to the International Yoga Day celebrations in Delhi on Thursday and leave for Bengaluru to undergo a ten-day naturopathy treatment.

Mumbai: AC local train fares Between Virar & Churchgate set to increase from June 25
June 22, 2018 4:29:59 pm

"Ever since the local train left Borivali station, we found that the coach was not cooling. Initially, we thought that the AC would start soon. But despite crossing few stations on the way, there was no sign of it," a passenger said

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June 22, 2018 1:08:09 pm

Father alleged that despite his son getting grievously injured in the accident, policemen on duty did not provide any medical help. Instead the family after coming to know about the accident reached there and took him to hospital.

Five people were arrested while the station officer (SO) of Revatipur police station was transferred on grounds of negligence. (Representational)
June 22, 2018 5:19:41 am

BJP MLA Alka Rai told The Indian Express that on Wednesday, some women of the village had alleged that police teams led by the SO and CO came to their houses, picked up valuables and misbehaved with them.

Among 100 cities, Ahmedabad is second; innovation its USP
June 22, 2018 5:23:19 am

Mayor Bijal Patel said that the Smart City Ahmedabad Development Company Ltd (a special purpose vehicle for execution of projects) received the award.

Indian Railways has referred the ticket scam to the CBI and the Army is carrying out its own internal probe.
June 22, 2018 5:01:19 am

"All I can say is that the probe by the Army is on. I cannot share any more details," Colonel Maneesh Singh, probing the matter, told The Indian Express.

Bullet Train project: Gujarat High Court seeks govt’s reply on land acquisition
June 22, 2018 4:55:33 am

Farmers in Surat have filed petitions seeking quashing of land notifications

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June 22, 2018 4:51:54 am

he complaint by the editor of a local paper claimed that Rahul put up social media posts trying to create caste divisions and identifying teenagers who were ‘punished’ in Jalgaon for swimming in a pond.

The issue had come into focus after Tanvi Seth and her husband Mohammad Anas Siddiqui took to Twitter following the alleged harassment Wednesday.
June 22, 2018 4:50:49 am

Meanwhile, a man named Kuldeep Singh from Lucknow claimed on Twitter that the official had not misbehaved with the woman.

Congress MLA resigns; party loses 'single largest party' tag in Meghalaya'
June 22, 2018 4:47:59 am

The political situation in the Dangs took a U-turn on Wednesday when two Congress members, who had defected to the BJP two-and-half years ago, returned to the party fold.

Gadchiroli encounter: no poison found in bodies of 18 Maoists recovered, says police
June 22, 2018 4:42:09 am

Meanwhile, the police had recovered several materials from the Kasnasur and Nainar operation spots. These included 32 memory cards found on the body of Naxal leader Srini killed at Nainar.

Maharashtra will try digital route to review lakhs of forest rights claims
June 22, 2018 4:38:50 am

The tribal development department subsequently launched the Van Mitra programme to first train officials on the law and then to clear or reopen tens of thousands of pending or erroneously rejected claims and appeals.