Curb on SIPCOT constructions in lake

The petition filed by seven farmers alleged a considerable portion of the 94-acre Kattrampakkam Periyaeri was encroached upon by SIPCOT. 

published on : 9th October 2021

Over 50 tribal families in Pudukkottai left to struggle without community certificate

Owing to the lack of certificate, several parents refrain from sending their children to schools after Class 9 and youth are finding it difficult to get jobs, despite having a degree.

published on : 8th October 2021

IPC cases pendency rises by over 31 lakh in three years

The latest NCRB data disclosed that the number of pending cases and the pendency rate of IPC cases in courts have increased over the years. 

published on : 20th September 2021

No evidence, 8 persons accused of arson during Delhi riots discharged

The accused were arrested based on disclosure statements given by them in other cases filed against them and identification by police constables, who were posted as beat officers in that area.

published on : 12th September 2021

Case registered against 3 men in Kerala's Idukki for attacking female kin, including minor

A verbal family conflict led to three men allegedly assaulting a 20-year-old woman and her sister-in-law, a 15-year-old girl. A POCSO case has been registered.

published on : 5th September 2021

Maharashtra government to set up climate change council

The cabinet discussed the need to have a time-bound action plan and all ministers whose departments are related to climate change should be involved in formulating the plan, an announcement said.

published on : 1st September 2021

Fourth extortion case filed against Mumbai ex-Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh in a month

On July 22, Marine Drive police station in Mumbai had registered an FIR against Singh, five other police personnel, and two more persons for allegedly demanding Rs 15 crore from a builder.

published on : 21st August 2021

Prediction on submergence of Visakhapatnam may not come true, say experts

 Given its advantage of geographic location (hilly terrain of Eastern Ghats), Visakhapatnam is unlikely to be submerged, say experts.

published on : 12th August 2021

374 sq km of Kerala’s coastal land may submerge by 2130: IPCC

Sea level may rise by 1m in next 109 years, says report.Thrissur, Ekm, Alappuzha and Kottayam will be hit the worst.Immediate action required, say experts

published on : 11th August 2021

Climate change: What UN's most sobering report card yet on Earth's future is trying to tell us

The report found that escape from human-caused climate change is no longer possible. Climate change is now affecting every continent, region, and ocean on Earth, and every facet of the weather.

published on : 10th August 2021

Climate report no surprise, developed nations must respect Paris Accord: Scientist

He said there are three aspects to global warming.

published on : 10th August 2021

'Warmer earth, longer summer, shorter winter': New climate report predicts frequent extreme events

Emissions of greenhouse gases are responsible for approximately 1.1 degrees Celsius of warming since 1850-1900 and there seems no end to rising temperatures before 1950, says the report.

published on : 9th August 2021

Extreme sea level events could happen every year by end of this century, warns new IPCC report

The report, approved by 195 member governments of the IPCC through virtual sessions held over two weeks since July 26, projected that in the coming decades climate changes will increase in all regions

published on : 9th August 2021

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge dominates, defends Olympic marathon title

Kipchoge pulled away late and pretty much went for a stroll in the park — Odori Park — as the 36-year-old Kenyan defended his Olympic marathon title.

published on : 8th August 2021

'Same frying pan': Marathoners brace for heat in Sapporo

Eliud Kipchoge looks at the early-morning heat and the heavy humidity forecast for the marathon with a cool demeanor.

published on : 6th August 2021
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