Delhi: govt tells hospitals should file FIR if doctors manhandled

The Delhi government has ordered all the government hospitals under it to file an FIR on behalf of the institution in case any abuse...

IMD predicts normal monsoon

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a normal monsoon this year, bringing cheers in the country where much of the agricultural economy is...

Mine ministry wants ban on beach sand mining by private companies

The central environment ministry has written to the ministry of mines requesting to stop giving clearances to private companies for mining beach sand minerals. "...MoEF&CC...

NGT imposes record fine amounts

By April 7, 2019, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed fines that is double the total amount it has imposed in the whole...

Mental health project covers 7000 inmates of Delhi prison

About 7000 inmates of the Tihar prison in Delhi has been given mental health counselling under 'Project Samarthan' in a year, officials said. The project,...

India to see solar PV waste mounting up

The solar electric energy-related waste in India is to grow to 200,000 tonnes by 2030 and around 1.8 million tonnes by 2050, says a...

Kins of those died in manual scavenging to be Delhi sewer...

Following the rollout of a fleet of 200 sewer-cleaning machines in Delhi, next-of-kins of people who died in the sewerages while doing manual scavenging...

IIT Madras on top of NIRF ranking

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras, (IIT Madras), Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (IISc Bangalore), IIT Delhi, IIT Powai in Mumbai and IIT Kharagpur...

‘Invest more in science, bring your talents back from abroad’, Prof....

By Sruthin Lal Prof. Bernard L Feringa shared the 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for “the design and synthesis of molecular machines." The Dutch scientist...

No consent of communities? World Bank to investigate water supply project...

The World Bank has ordered an independent investigation into World Bank-funded water supply project in two villages of Jharkhand, following complaints from the local...

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