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Recent leopard death in Gurugram shows we aren't ready to co-exist yet

Updated : Nov 28, 2016

By : Navin Raheja

Category : Life

Recent leopard death in Gurugram shows we aren't ready to co-exist yet

As wildlife lovers in the national capital celebrate the presence of a leopard around Yamuna Biodiversity Park, the news of a mob killing a leopard in Gurugram on 25 November should worry us #Rajasthan #urbanisation #Haryana #NCR #Ghaziabad #Leopard #Man vs wild #Gurugram #AnimalRights #leopard killings #Aravali Hills #Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary #Mandawar
Delhi pollution: India could learn from London's Great Smog of 1952, Clean Air Act

Updated : Nov 09, 2016

By : Hassan M Kamal

Category : India

Delhi pollution: India could learn from London's Great Smog of 1952, Clean Air Act

New Delhi could learn a lot from the Great Smog that hit London in 1952 to prevent a recurrence of current smog situation in New Delhi #India #Environment #London #Narendra Modi #New Delhi #Health #Diwali #Dussehra #NCR #Pollution #Theresa May #Great smog #smoke #Delhi smog #New Delhi Capital Region #Smog City #Clean Air Act 1956
Delhi-NCR air pollution is a wake-up call for reformation in urban governance

Updated : Nov 09, 2016

By : Garima Chaudhry

Category : India

Delhi-NCR air pollution is a wake-up call for reformation in urban governance

In another 45-60 days, Delhi will be covered under a sheet of fog. It is imperative to treat at least the top 6 metro regions as individual and empowered units of development. Their urban local bodies which are the lowest in the administrative hierarchy in most cases have not managed to deliver results thus far. #Delhi #New Delhi #Kolkata #Chennai #Bengaluru #NCR #MMR #Delhi Air pollution #Delhi-NCR air pollution
Delhi pollution: Kejriwal blames crop burning in Haryana, Punjab, calls emergency cabinet meeting

Updated : Nov 05, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Delhi pollution: Kejriwal blames crop burning in Haryana, Punjab, calls emergency cabinet meeting

Delhi is witnessing an "emergency situation" due to alarming pollution level, the Centre said on Saturday and called a meeting of Environment Ministers of all neighbouring states on Monday to curb stubble burning by farmers which has made Delhi a "gas chamber". #Punjab #Narendra Modi #Delhi #NewsTracker #environment minister #Arvind Kejriwal #Haryana #NCR #Air pollution
Delhi-NCR pollution: Schools declare holiday, outdoor activities suspended

Updated : Nov 04, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Delhi-NCR pollution: Schools declare holiday, outdoor activities suspended

In the wake of excessive pollution, a few schools in the national capital region have declared holiday on Friday, while some others have suspended morning assembly and asked students to wear masks. #Delhi #NewsTracker #Gurgaon #Vasant Vihar #NCR #Schools #Pollution #CSE
Gas chamber? Post Diwali, firecrackers worsen air quality across north India

Updated : Nov 01, 2016

By : Rashme Sehgal

Category : India

Gas chamber? Post Diwali, firecrackers worsen air quality across north India

An image released Monday morning by Nasa shows a grey fog shrouding across north India. Air quality experts inform us that this fog consists of a toxic mix of pollutants triggered by the huge numbers of fire crackers that were burnt by the public across our cities on Diwali night. #Delhi #Mumbai #CriticalPoint #Nasa #Diwali #Unicef #NCR #Air pollution #Pollution #North India #Firecrackers
India will be home to 10,500 start-ups by 2020: Nasscom

Updated : Oct 26, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Business

India will be home to 10,500 start-ups by 2020: Nasscom

India has emerged as the third largest start-up base and such ventures are poised to grow 2.2 times to reach 10,500 by 2020 despite a perception that the ecosystem in the country has slowed down in the last year, says a report. #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Bengaluru #start-ups #NCR #Nasscom #Nasscom chairman C P Gurnani #10 #500 start-ups by 2020 #Nasscom-ZINNOV report
Rains continue to lash Delhi, Gurugram; road outside India Gate caves in

Updated : Sep 01, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Rains continue to lash Delhi, Gurugram; road outside India Gate caves in

The national capital continues to receive heavy rainfall on Thursday a day after flooded roads, waterlogging and traffic jams brought the city to a standstill as incessant rainfall ravaged the Delhi-NCR region on Wednesday. #US #Delhi #NewsTracker #IIT #Met #NCR #John Kerry #Heavy rainfall #Gurugram
Fund flow into NCR start-ups narrows to just Rs 1,140 cr in 2016

Updated : Aug 24, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Business

Fund flow into NCR start-ups narrows to just Rs 1,140 cr in 2016

Investors have become pragmatic and selective. The learning for startups is that have to perforce, "conserve and grow, or perish". #start-ups #NCR #Angel Investors #Sequoia Capital India #Omidyar Network India #Maverick Capital #HBM Partners #funding deals #Gamooz Interactive Solutions #IMG Technologies #VCCEdge Startup Funding Insights
At 144 mm, Palam registers first three digit rainfall of the season for Delhi

Updated : Jul 30, 2016

By : IANS

Category : India

At 144 mm, Palam registers first three digit rainfall of the season for Delhi

The heavy rain that hit the national capital on Friday saw Delhi record its first three digit rainfall of the season at Palam——at 144 mm, the weather office said on Saturday #Delhi #NewsTracker #Noida #Faridabad #Gurgaon #NCR #India Meteorological Department #palam #Mahesh Palawat