Cold wave grips Kashmir

Cold wave grips Kashmir

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | IANS | Srinagar

Minimum temperatures dropped further across the Kashmir Valley on Saturday with Leh in Ladakh region recording minus 9 degrees Celsius, the Met said. Kargil came a close second at minus 8.5. Minimum temperatures dropped due to a clear night sky, an India meteorological department official said. Srinagar city recorded minus 1.4, Pahalgam...

Outcome of UN climate summit should be balanced, inclusive: Harsh Vardhan

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The outcome of the upcoming UN climate summit in Poland should be "balanced and inclusive", Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said. The Minister also asserted that India expects the conference to frame guidelines, which are pragmatic and give due consideration to the challenges and priorities of developing nations. The 24th...

PM discusses climate change issue with UN chief

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | PTI | United Nations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UN chief Antonio Guterres held discussions about climate change and India's support for the Paris Climate Agreement on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit. The two leaders met on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Thursday night. Secretary-General Guterres and the Indian...

G20: India calls for strong cooperation

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | IANS | Buenos Aires

India has called for a strong and active cooperation across G-20 countries — including in legal processes for effective freezing of proceeds of crime and early return of offenders — to deal with fugitive economic offenders and facilitate asset recovery. Presenting a nine-point action programme against fugitive economic offenders at the...

Man held for killing eunuch

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police on Saturday arrested a 28 -year-old wanted criminal who had allegedly murdered a eunuch (Kinnar) on Wednesday at Gurugram Kherki-Dhaula toll plaza. The police have recovered one country made pistol along with three live cartridges from his possession. The accused is identified as Surender alias Pinda, a resident...

Maha farmer falls off building during kisan rally, dies

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 52 year-old farmer from Maharashtra, who had participated in a two-day kisan rally in Delhi against the agrarian distress in the country, died early Saturday after accidentally falling from a building in central Delhi's Paharganj area.   The deceased is identified as Kiran Santapa a resident of Takliwadi village in Kohlapur...

Man stabbed to death over tiff in Jahangirpuri

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 24 year-old man was allegedly stabbed to death after a scuffle over a petty issue on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday in Jahangirpuri area of national Capital. The deceased has been identified as Chandan, a resident of Jahangirpuri. According to Aslam Khan, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), they had received...

2 sites fined Rs 50K each for violating pollution norms

Sunday, 02 December 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

At time when pollutant levels recorded three fold higher than prescribed standards, Delhi Environment Minister Imran Hussian issued challan of Rs 50,000 each to two under constructions sites at Deen Dayal Upadhyay (DDU) Marg for the gross violation of environmental rules. On Saturday, air quality recorded under very poor category for...

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