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SC Rohingya refugee camps report

SC directs Center to file detailed report” on Rohingya’s refugee camps

The Supreme Court today directed the Center to file a “comprehensive status report” giving details of conditions in Rohingya refugee camps in various states.A bench comprising the Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud considered the submission of senior advocate Colin Gonsalves that conditions at the camps are unhygienic

Shah's rally

NGT seeks govt reply on plea to reduce bikes in Shah’s rally

The National Green Tribunal today sought response from the Centre and Haryana government on a plea seeking reduction in the number of bikes at BJP chief Amit Shah’s rally in Jind, on pollution grounds. A bench headed by Justice S P Wangdi issued notices to the Environment Ministry, Haryana government, state pollution control board and Central

Delhi's air quality improves slightly, but still 'very poor'

Delhi’s air quality improves slightly, but still ‘very poor’

Delhi air quality improves slightly: The air quality in Delhi-NCR that had plummeted to the dangerous “severe” category, improved slightly on Thursday, but it still remained “very poor”.Delhi was suffering with “severe” air quality in the last few days.As per the Air Quality Index (AQI) data, Delhi’s Lodhi Road area has prominent pollutant PM 2.5

NGT lifts ban

NGT lifts ban on construction in Delhi-NCR, allows trucks to enter

NGT lifts ban: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday lifted its ban on construction activities in Delhi-NCR and allowed trucks to enter the national capital, while asking authorities to strictly monitor their movement. The green panel, however, refused to lift its ban on industrial activities causing pollution in the Delhi-National Capital Region region. The

Gear up for 2nd edition of Delhi Food Truck Festival

Gear up for 2nd edition of Delhi Food Truck Festival

2nd edition Delhi Food Truck Festival: Here’s some good news for all food lovers! The 2nd edition of the Delhi Food Truck Festival (DFTF) is scheduled to begin from November 11 at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here.“With more than 40 food truck brands, over 30 F&B stall, a mega bar and an exclusive sheesha lounge,

Delhi: Lodhi Road area’s air quality remains ‘poor’

Delhi Lodhi Road area air quality remains ‘poor’ . The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Saturday said that the air quality of Delhi’s Lodhi Road area remained poor with the levels of prominent pollutants PM 2.5 and PM 10 above normal. Delhi’s air quality index was measured at 311 particulate matter (PM) against 355


CarXpert to hire 2000 employees in North India

In a move to provide additional avenues to occupation, CarXpert, a prominent player in automobile market has announced hiring of 2000 employees in North India. This comes as a part of its expansion as the organizations surges on to cover the north region.The organization presently has acquired 18 workshops under its short tenure of 10

Diwali 2017: Gamblers switch to online bidding to ensure security and anonymity

Diwali 2017: The recent crackdown on betting rackets and makeshift casinos in Delhi-NCR has driven the city’s gambling business to take the virtual route. The operators are increasingly using digital platforms and online apps, hosted outside the country, to hold chance game events amid a closed, members-only community.The weeks ahead of Diwali 2017 are considered

SC to hear traders' plea on cracker ban in Delhi-NCR

SC to hear traders’ plea on cracker ban in Delhi-NCR

As the top court on October 9 imposed a ban on sale of Firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR in the run-up of  Diwali to check the pollution level, the cracker traders association was filed a reconsideration petition in the Supreme Court regarding the ban on crackers, which will be heard today.The Supreme Court will on Friday hear traders’ plea,

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-registration begins in India

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-registration begins in India

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-registration begins in India. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is now up for pre-registration in India. People can head over to the Samsung India website to register their interest in Samsung’s new Note device, after which they will be notified of the latest updates. Apart from mandatory details like name, email, mobile

Earthquake in Delhi-NCR: Tremors felt in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon; epicenter Gohana, Haryana

Earthquake in Delhi-NCR: Tremors felt in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon; epicenter Gohana, Haryana

Earthquake in Delhi-NCR: Strong tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR in early hours of Friday. The tremors, which were felt for around a minute, shook Delhi and neighboring areas around 4:20 am. As per United States Geological Survey, the quake measured 4.7 on the Richter scale.The epicenter of the earthquake was reported to be in Haryana’s Gohana,

Tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

Chandigarh: Tremors were felt in parts of Haryana adjoining national capital New Delhi early on Thursday. The slight intensity earthquake that hit the region had its epicentre along the Haryana-Rajasthan border, Met department officials said. The tremors were recorded around 4.29 a.m. The intensity of the quake was measured at 4.4 on the Richter scale.