West Bengal Assembly speaker flays Governor for 'sitting' over bill to bifurcate Howrah civic body

The Howrah Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which proposes to separate Bally Municipality from the jurisdiction of the HMC, was passed by the state assembly last year.

published on : 26th May 2022

Congress gears up for municipal elections in Uttar Pradesh

The party will launch a digital membership drive with an aim to reach 1.5 crore people through it, Krishnakant Pandey said. "The party has identified seven zones in UP for the elections," Pandey said.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Unified Delhi municipal corporation to be re-established, employees hope to get pending salaries

With this, employees who have not got their pending salaries, hope that this will finally put an end to their ordeal as they are planning to meet the newly-appointed top officers on Sunday.

published on : 22nd May 2022

The Alchemy of Energy 

Energy exchange looks like poetry in motion.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Quarry tragedy: Another body found in Adaimithipankulam

Even as it drizzled on Wednesday morning, the rescue operation at stone quarry in Adaimithipankulam continued for the fourth consecutive day.

published on : 19th May 2022

Delhi: Vertical gardens drain crores, droop

Meanwhile, the RTI response also showed that the Corporation has not conducted any study about whether these gardens help in controlling pollution.

published on : 17th May 2022

Chennai man buries his dead mother in a water barrel

The 53-year-old man claimed that he buried his mother in a barrel in a bid to keep her with him forever.

published on : 16th May 2022

Ambulance driver abandons woman’s body after husband fails to pay fare

The body reportedly lay on the road for three to four hours before family members could get help from locals and the police to carry it to the village for cremation.

published on : 16th May 2022

Byelection in 42 local body wards tomorrow 

According to the State Election Commission, all arrangements have been made for the smooth conduct of the polls.

published on : 16th May 2022

Spring cleansing

If you think you are a goddess, then don’t forget that your body is a temple and it is you who must worship it. Ayurveda is a combination of health, wellness and consequently, beauty.

published on : 16th May 2022

No local body polls without fixing OBC reservation

Govt side-steps SC order on holding elections; panel to give report on political status of OBCs   

published on : 13th May 2022

Maha Vikas Aghadi in dilemma over alliance for upcoming local body elections in Maharashtra

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said that they have not taken any decisions over contesting local body elections with three alliance partners together or contesting separately.

published on : 11th May 2022

Rising to the challenge, together

We look at an AcroYoga community in the city that is bringing this fun and therapeutic fitness practice to citizens keen on exploring it

published on : 10th May 2022

Statehood for Ladakh: Cold desert set for heated agitation

Ladakh Apex Body (LAB) leader Chering Dorje Labrook told this newspaper that they have been waiting in vain for an invitation from the Central government for talks.

published on : 10th May 2022

Sri Lank's top rights body summons top brass to explain reason behind state of emergency

In a special Cabinet meeting on Friday, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa declared a state of emergency with effect from Friday midnight. 

published on : 9th May 2022
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