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Vote for a change: On the voter in Kashmir

Kashmiris have sought to use the ballot box to seek change from the status quo

22 May 2024 12:20 am
Climate change, a passing cloud in Indian politics

Integrating serious climate action into political agendas could alienate powerful industrial constituencies and disrupt the economic status quo

22 May 2024 12:16 am
End the punishment: on Julian Assange

Assange should be set free, and not extradited to the U.S.

22 May 2024 12:10 am
Spotlighting pre-eclampsia, ensuring safe motherhood

There needs to be greater awareness of this serious hypertensive disorder of pregnancy

22 May 2024 12:08 am
Madras High Courts decision to construct new court halls, judges chambers hits a roadblock

Lawyers raise objection to haphazard constructions being undertaken on court campus without formulating a comprehensive master plan

22 May 2024 12:05 am
Govt. working out alternative locations for traders during redevelopment of the Broadway bus terminus

Locations such as Flower Bazaar, NSC Bose Road and TNPSC Road have been identified to provide alternative spaces for 400 traders who will be relocated from the Broadway Bus terminus ahead of the redevelopment

22 May 2024 12:01 am
YSRCP Macherla MLA in soup for damaging EVMs

ECI orders Andhra Pradesh CEO that strict criminal action be taken against those responsible for the damages done to the EVMs at seven polling stations in Macherla Assembly constituency

21 May 2024 11:51 pm
North Chennai, home to workers, poorly linked by suburban trains

Southern Railway has created a good track network for operating suburban, mail and express services. But the freight trains operating through the north corridor from Kamarajar port cause congestion, resulting in a limited number of services, say railway officials

21 May 2024 11:49 pm
From being a local affair in 19th Century to a crowd-puller, a flower show goes on

The event has officially been held 126 times since its inception in 1896. But its roots probably predate the first confirmed event by at least a few decades. The Agricultural and Horticultural Society of the Neilgherries, which was set up in 1869, held an annual exhibition of flowers, fruits, and vegetables in the Government Gardens and elsewhere

21 May 2024 11:45 pm
SC dismisses pleas to review Article 370 judgment

A Constitution Bench had upheld the abrogation of Article 370, an event which had led to the reorganisation of the full-fledged State of Jammu and Kashmir to two union territories and denuding it of its special privileges

21 May 2024 11:35 pm
TISS Ph.D. scholar challenges institute over his suspension in Bombay High Court

The Tata Institute of Social Science says the Dalit Ph.D. student did not appeal to the vice-chancellor against his suspension before moving the Bombay High Court

21 May 2024 11:33 pm
Police break up pro-Palestinian camp at the University of Michigan

Police have broken up a pro-Palestinian encampment at the University of Michigan less than a week after demonstrators showed up at the home of a school official and placed fake body bags on her lawn

21 May 2024 11:24 pm
Many BJP leaders do not understand economics, says Siddaramaiah

He said that BJP leaders have not read the Budget document

21 May 2024 11:13 pm
As authorities dilly-dally, Eloor-Edayar stretch of the Periyar in peril

PCB is yet to act on its earlier inferences that effluents were being discharged in violation of norms through stormwater drains in the industrial area into the river

21 May 2024 11:08 pm
Action plan is being prepared for cancer screening at the village-level in Andhra Pradesh, says official

He urges specialist doctors to give suggestions to make the action plan a success

21 May 2024 11:06 pm
Analysing local environmental footprints of luxury consumption | Explained

What is the importance of evaluating household environmental footprints? Which are the three footprints analysed in this study? Do these footprints associated with luxury consumption show an increase as one analyses households that are richer and affluent? What should policymakers do?

21 May 2024 10:59 pm
Director of General Education tenders unconditional apology to KAT

Affidavit submitted in case related to higher secondary teacher transfer for 2023-24

21 May 2024 10:53 pm
SC halts 90-acre project in Kumaon Himalayas on a plea challenging single window clearances

Benchs order comes at a time when Uttarakhand is gasping from the after-effects of killer forest blazes and denuded green cover

21 May 2024 10:53 pm
China warns Taiwan of reprisals over Lai inauguration speech

Also on May 21, Chinas Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that Taiwan separatists will be nailed to the pillar of shame in history, according to a statement published by the Ministry

21 May 2024 10:47 pm
Near stampede situation at Akhilesh election rally once again

The rally was organised for Daroga Saroj, the SP candidate in Lalganj (Scheduled Caste) reserved Lok Sabha seat.

21 May 2024 10:45 pm
KSEB reports extensive damage in Thiruvananthapuram

109 electricity posts damaged, 120 uprooted in inclement weather. Power lines snapped at 325 locations

21 May 2024 10:44 pm
II PU Annual Exam 2 results declared; pass percentage 35.25

This year, KSEAB allowed students to improve their scores through Annual Exam 2, and 32,940 students appeared in 30 subjects

21 May 2024 10:43 pm
Two killed, one injured in post-poll violence in Saran

Internet suspended for two days in Saran where Lalu Prasads daughter Rohini Acharya is contesting against BJPs Rajiv Pratap Rudy

21 May 2024 10:35 pm
What comes next for Iran after Raisis death?

Tehrans immediate priority is to put in place an orderly transition so that, as the Supreme Leader put it, the nation would not be disrupted at all

21 May 2024 10:29 pm
Nepal media house chairman arrested over citizenship issue

Kailash Sirohiya, publisher of Kantipur daily, calls his arrest an act of vengeance by Home Minister for publishing reports about him on cooperative funds embezzlement

21 May 2024 10:20 pm