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6 October, 2017 5:35 AM Mohan Bhagwat escapes unhurt after cars in cavalcade collide

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday escaped unhurt after his car collided with another vehicle in his cavalcade on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura. The accident happened after the tyre of an escort vehicle in Bhagwat’s motorcade burst, Sangh Prachar Pramukh Manmohan Vaidya said. “Sarsanghchalak Mohanji is safe and has resumed his journey to Vrindavan 29

4 October, 2017 5:13 PM Ganga Mission plans turtle sanctuary in Allahabad

The project is estimated to cost ₹1.34 crore The marquee National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) will establish a turtle sanctuary in Allahabad, as part of efforts to protect the rich aquatic biodiversity of river Ganga from “escalating anthropogenic pressures,” according to a press statement. The project at an estimated cost ₹1.34 crore would contribute 7

1 October, 2017 4:59 PM Yamuna in distress after immersions

Debris from hundreds of Plaster of Paris idols and plastic waste found in different ghats Government agencies in the national capital have failed the dying Yamuna yet again this year, as the nine-day-long Durga Puja festivities, which came to a halt on Saturday, left the river in dire straits. Despite a strict order by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) 8

23 September, 2017 2:50 AM Delhi Cools Down After Overnight Showers, Pleasant Weekend Ahead

New Delhi: After a day of traffic snarls following continuous pitter-patter, Delhi woke up to a pleasant Saturday morning. Light to moderate showers throughout the night brought the temperature down a few notches. The fresh spell of rain brought relief after two weeks of muggy weather. The maximum temperature on Friday was recorded at 27.5 degrees Celsius 94 1

11 September, 2017 8:53 AM 'A Human Problem Of High Magnitude': Supreme Court Sides With Jaypee Homebuyers

The Supreme Court directed the managing director of real estate company Jaypee Infratech - as well as the company's parent JP Associates - not to leave the country without the top court's permission. Describing the turmoil faced by flat buyers of Jaypee Infratech a "human problem of high magnitude", the Supreme Court today directed the managing director 34

5 September, 2017 8:43 AM Yamuna Expressway Authority to sell Jaypee's land for refund

The move will bring about relief to 3,087 home owners after close to a year of being left in the lurch. The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) on Monday approved a proposal to sell land belonging to the Jaypee Group to recover Rs 4,342 crore worth of dues. In a board meeting on Monday, YEIDA Chief Executive Officer Arun Veer Singh 34

2 September, 2017 1:19 PM Massive landslide near Shimla, videos go viral

SHIMLA: A massive landslide on a much-frequented National Highway near the state capital on Saturday buried at least six vehicles and parts of a temple, police said. However, there were no reports of any casualty. Videos of rubble and boulders carrying along with a car as they rolled down the hill went viral on the social media. "A portion of the cliff 13

14 August, 2017 6:23 AM Himachal landslides: Met predicts heavy rains may hamper rescue operations

There are chances of heavy rainfall in Mandi and Kangra districts: Meteorological office director Several parts of Himachal Pradesh, including Mandi district where a massive mudslide claimed 46 lives, may experience heavy rainfall on Monday, a weather official warned. It may hamper the rescue operation that continued on the second day on Monday 37

17 July, 2017 8:07 AM Before Ram Nath Kovind vs Meira Kumar, a look at biggest, closest victory margins in presidential elections

With Ram Nath Kovind expected to win against Meira Kumar with a big margin, a look at some of the easy victories and nail-biting finishes in previous presidential elections. The voting for presidential election 2017 is underway and BJP pick Ram Nath Kovind is all set for a big win against Opposition candidate Meira Kumar. Of the total electoral college 63

16 July, 2017 2:50 PM Delhi Police to induct 15 'Parakram' vans for I-Day security

New Delhi: The Delhi Police will add 15 'Parakram' vans manned by NSG-trained drivers and commandos to its existing fleet of 10 such vans, as the force ramps up security in the run up to Independence Day. The Parakram vans, mandated for anti-terror and other operations warranting armed response, were launched by the city police in May. The vans are GPRS-enabled 43