NEET to be held as per schedule of May 1, July...

The National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions to MBBS and BDS courses across India, will be held tomorrow as scheduled. The Supreme Court on Saturday refused...
Polluting Badarpur power plant offers afforestation in lieu of closure

Polluting Badarpur power plant offers afforestation in lieu of closure

The issue of the hugely polluting Badarpur Thermal power plant, which was closed down during the massive Delhi smog (and restarted on March 16,...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

DELHI DURBAR

Advantage, BJP a la Sibal The erudite, silver-tongued senior advocate, orator and the most visible spokesman of the Congress Party, Kapil Sibal appears to have...
Aadhaar

Deadline for linking bank accounts with Aadhaar extended till Mar 31

Decision by the finance ministry comes a day before a five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court begins hearing pleas against mandatory Aadhaar-linking In a...
Jet Airways

Delhi court sends crew member of Jet Airways to two days...

The Patiala House Court on Tuesday (January 9) sent a female crew member of Jet Airways and alleged hawala trader to two days judicial...
coal mining

Mining pollution hits Goa: SC hears pleas

Above: Photo courtesy www.railnews.in Sections of the state of Goa are suffering from heavy air pollution, with the spread of pulmonary diseases, because of the...
A map showing Palk Strait. Photo: Wikimedia.org

Palk Strait dredging case up before SC

Above: A map showing Palk Strait. Photo: Wikimedia.org A controversial government decision – taken during the UPA regime at the Centre – had come...
National Green Tribunal

Polluting industries in Ganga basin: NGT gives 2 weeks for filing...

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench headed by Justice Jawad Rahim on Tuesday (February 27) heard a case in which it has been alleged...
The Ganga in Allahabad. Photo: Anil Shakya

Pay a huge fine or go to jail if you ‘hurt’...

The Uttarakhand High Court declared the river Ganga as a living entity in March this year; which also means that anybody ‘hurting’ the river...
Delhi HC adjourns matter on JNU protests

Delhi HC adjourns matter on JNU protests

The Delhi High Court on May 22 wanted to know the ground situation on the JNU campus regarding allegations by the university that agitating...

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