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Dec 14, 2017
Centre to convene all-party meeting today ahead of Winter Session of ParliamentThe government has convened an all-party meeting on Wednesday, ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament where the Opposition is likely to raise the issue of a delay in calling the session
Dec 13, 2017
SC asks Centre to examine economic loss due to health hazards caused by Delhi air pollutionThe Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre whether they have looked into the aspect of economic loss due to health hazards caused by severe air pollution in the Delhi-national capital region (NCR).
Dec 11, 2017
Guwahati-Naharagun train hits herd of seven elephants in Assam; five tuskers killedFive elephants, including a pregnant one, were killed in the early hours on Sunday after a train hit a herd of seven tuskers at a tea garden in Sonitpur district
Dec 11, 2017
California wildfires: Thomas fire scorches 70,000 hectares, new evacuations ordered as fire threatens other citiesA fierce wildfire raged on north of Los Angeles, threatening other towns after already charring vast swaths of land, but other blazes were largely contained
Dec 07, 2017
Supreme Court slams illegal constructions in Delhi, says rule of law has 'completely broken down'The rule of law over sanction to construct buildings has "completely broken down" in Delhi, the Supreme Court said on Thursday, expressing concern over rampant illegal constructions in the national capital
Nov 29, 2017
NGT sends notice to Centre and Delhi government after 1,000 trees felled in DwarkaAlleged felling of over 1,000 trees for a proposed international exhibition-cum-convention centre (IECC) in Dwarka has come under the scanner of the National Green Tribunal which sought a response from the Centre and Delhi government.
Nov 25, 2017
Gujarat polls: Alienated tribals lament BJP, Congress' apathy, say they have lost hope in political partiesThe intention of syncing the growth of each of the 4.33 crore voting individuals with that of the development of the state of Gujarat is evident in its ruling party's campaign slogan.
Nov 15, 2017
Delhi air pollution: NGT directs AAP govt to seize 10-year-old diesel taxis without delayThe National Green Tribunal has voiced concern over 10-year-old diesel taxis operating in the national capital and directed the AAP government to seize them without any delay as they cause air pollution.
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi pollution: SC asks EPCA to devise comprehensive plan with focus on entire countryWhen the apex court-appointed EPCA referred to its recent report on air pollution crisis in the Delhi-NCR, the top court said it was a "reactive report" and there was a need to have a comprehensive plan to tackle the issue.
Nov 12, 2017
Three Naxals killed in anti-Maoist operation in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, explosives seizedThree Naxals were today gunned down in an encounter with security forces in forests in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said.