Virudhunagar industrial park set to wean away people from cracker units
In the last few months, scores of people died in blasts in fire cracker units that had not been following safety measures, and were employing people illegally.
LGBTQ+ community denounces Centre's opposition to legal validation of same-sex marriage
The very language used by the Centre in its affidavit reveals that the state needs a crash course on sex, sexuality and gender, said equal rights activist Harish Iyer.
Araga: Spike in crime rate despite economic growth
The home minister also concurred with Congress MLA from Hanur, R Narendra’s views on the low rate of conviction.
Pesticide in water pipeline at ex-MLA’s home in Odisha
The legislator’s brother alleged it was an attempt to kill the family, probe is underway
Two workers die of suffocation inside STP at apartment complex, five booked
The deceased are identified as Ravi Kumar of Gollarahatti village of Koratagere taluk in Tumakuru district, and Dileep Kumar from Odisha.
Worker crushed to death in Sriperumbudur after factory supervisor switches on machine
The deceased, N Raghu Kumar Ravat from Bihar, had turned 21 years old a few days ago, said the police. He joined the mould-making firm only two months ago.
Shah: Changes in IPC, CrPC to improve conviction rate
Earlier, in Hubballi, Shah said the Union government is contemplating making forensic evidence mandatory for all offences attracting punishment of more than six years.
SC agrees to consider whether Muslim girls can marry at 16
The order was passed in a batch of pleas by NCPCR challenging a Punjab and Haryana HC’s ruling which held 16-year-old Muslim girl can enter into valid marriage after attaining puberty.
DCW issues notice to Delhi Police in connection with 5-year-old girl's 'abduction', 'sexual assault'
The girl was allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted in north Delhi's Bhalswa Dairy area, the police had said on Thursday.
Supreme Court seeks govt reply on women marriage age
Notice was issued by a bench headed by CJI in response to NCW plea seeking uniform marriagable age for women.
Erode villagers want polluting private steel plant shut
When it rained last week, the steel plant operating in the SIPCOT campus released untreated chemical effluent, which led to the pollution of a local lake.
After Malabar tour, focus shifts to Professional Congress’ Decode conclave
On Sunday, Sudhakaran will be inaugurating the programme online at 9.30am as he has cited inconvenience in travelling to Kochi.
Tharoor, Sudhakaran, Satheesan on same dais
Sudhakaran will inaugurate the conference at 9.30 am and Shashi Tharoor, who is the national president of AIPC, will deliver the keynote address.
Centre asks Sipcot to apply for fresh ToR for industrial park near Chennai
The tribunal halted the project in Tiruvallur district because of its proximity to Pulicat lake bird sanctuary.
School management, bus driver booked for negligence in Vijayawada
The bus driver was reportedly in inebriated state and the school management allegedly forced him to drop off the students despite knowing the fact he consumed alcohol.
Bar on sedition law to stay as A-G says something may happen in Parliament
Recently, Union home minister Amit Shah had disclosed plans to amend the IPC and CrPC and present them before Parliament.
NIA footprint in all states by 2024
The expansion in the NIA’s powers, Shah said, also involves granting it the authority to confiscate a terrorist’s property
Kerala police under fire after Sriram gets reprieve
Court had dropped the charge of culpable homicide not amounting to murder against him in the Basheer case
Thoothukudi: Villagers demand reconveyance of land given for SIPCOT
The petition said the State government acquired over 1,616 acre of land for the SIPCOT project in 1997, and that land parcels were leased to various industries.
Delhi court grants bail to man accused in Jahangirpuri violence case
A Delhi court has granted bail to a man accused of being part of an unlawful assembly in the Jahangirpuri violence case, stating that the investigation against him was complete.
'If released, he will jeopardize investigation': CBI opposes Manish Sisodia's bail plea
Ranveer Singh pips Virat Kohli to become India's most valuable celebrity
'Parliament cannot abdicate responsibility to respect my right': Rahul writes to LS Speaker again
'You have 80,000 cops...How has everyone been arrested, except Amritpal': HC raps Punjab govt
Cyclone Freddy affects 500,000 people in Malawi; death toll hits 500
Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi dropped off Interpol's Red Corner Notice list