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The Zakir Musa Manhunt Reaches Punjab

Punjab :¬†Police in Punjab have reportedly released posters of Ansar Ghazwat ul Hind commander Zakir Musa after he was allegedly spotted in Amritsar city of the state. Musa who was earlier affiliated with Hizb ul-Mujahideen outfit was spotted in Amritsar along with a few other men after which Dinanagar police […]

Severe cyclonic storm Gaja crosses Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam & Vedaranyam today with ferocious winds, rainfall

The severe cyclonic storm Gaja has crossed the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranyam early this morning with ferocious winds and torrential rainfall. The Indian Meteorology Department has said in its bulletin, the eye of the storm began to make the landfall by 0030 hrs today and took about […]

Govt delegates powers to local bodies for giving environmental clearance for construction of buildings, Educational Institutions & Hospitals

The Government has delegated powers to local bodies to ensure compliance of environmental conditions for buildings, construction and area development projects measuring between 20,000 and 50,000 square metres. According to a notification of the Union Environment Ministry, local bodies have also been given the powers to ensure environmental conditions are […]