Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh High Court today directed the state authorities to remove all unauthorized food stalls and dhabas polluting forest areas beyond Mardhi on the Manali-Rohtang highway. Hearing a petition taken up suo moto on the harm caused to Rohtang glacier due to pollution the bench of Chief Justice [...]
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal was hardly in the news lately for his protest against the inflated power...
Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth has appreciated the team behind the recently released Tamil thriller-drama “Chennaiyil...
Shimla: The fine imposed on four convicts punished for the 2009 ragging death of Himachal Pradesh medical student Aman...
Kolkata: Family members of Students Federation of India (SFI) leader Sudipto Gupta Friday expressed disgust over West...
Chandigarh: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who had ordered a scrutiny of land deals of United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra last year, was today shunted by the Haryana government to an inconsequential post. Khemka, presently managing director of the Haryana Seeds Development Corporation (HSDC), will now [...]Read more ›
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Anna Hazare will embark on a year-long, all-India tour from Sunday to campaign for a stronger Lokpal bill, electoral reforms and other issues he has been raising for the past few years, an aide said here. The first phase of the nationwide tour, planned since a [...]Read more ›
While National Investigating Agency (NIA) probes the veracity of claims of Delhi Police and Jammu and Kashmir Police on credentials and motives of a Kashmiri man, Liaquat Shah, arrested for alleged terror plot in the Capital, the surrender policy for former militants needs an urgent review. According to Jammu and [...]Read more ›
Gangadevipalli (Andhra Pradesh): If India lives in its villages, then the model it perhaps must follow is Gangadevipalli, a hamlet in Andhra Pradesh’s Warangal district where every house has the bare necessities of life, and more. From regular power and water supply to a scientific water filtration plant, a community-owned cable [...]Read more ›
Srinagar, March 28 (IANS) A shutdown called by separatists in the Kashmir Valley partially affected life here Thursday. While banks, post offices and government offices functioned normally in Srinagar, several private schools remained closed. Public transport plied partially on city roads. However, private vehicles were running normally during the strike. Shops [...]Read more ›