One of the injured labourers, Nandlal, told police that a dozen-odd men raided their site to know how they could start the construction work without taking ‘permission’ from them.
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 02:26 PM IST
Located 250 metres from the Dalai Lama’s residence, Tibetan-origin hotel owner gets notice for not only encroaching land but also building structure without civic body and town planning department’s approval
Updated on Sep 16, 2020 12:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | By Naresh K Thakur, Dharamshala
At the beginning of the lockdown, in March, Soans launched an initiative called World Hunger Warriors. His aim was to connect people in his extensive network who wanted to donate funds, food, cooking equipment, space, ingredients, fuel or labour.
Updated on Jul 11, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Natasha Rego
Data revealed that between January and May of 2016, 1,762 water and mosquito-borne disease cases were reported but this year till May, the number fell to 809, a drop of 54%.
Updated on Jun 08, 2020 04:11 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Rupsa Chakraborty, Mumbai
Working for the last two years at a construction site in Sohana, these migrants were rendered hungry and jobless when Punjab imposed curfew
Published on May 07, 2020 09:31 PM IST
The state had on Sunday crossed the 400-mark and has reported 141 positive cases in just 48 hours
Updated on May 04, 2020 11:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
Mahana interacted with developers through video-conferencing to discuss issues that cropped up after construction sites were shut down due to the lockdown.
Updated on May 01, 2020 04:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Vinod Rajput, Noida
Labour is charging up to ₹6000 an acre; combines allowed only in the day from April 15
Published on Apr 14, 2020 12:14 AM IST
It is not merely a public health scare. Decarbonise the economy, reduce air travel, and ban wildlife trade
Updated on Mar 12, 2020 05:59 AM IST
By Bahar Dutt
The unidentified caller also threatened to abduct the businessman
Updated on Feb 06, 2020 12:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula
Both Yadav and his live-in partner hail from Kedia village in Narsingpur district of Madhya Pradesh, and were living together in a shack here while working as labourers at a construction site in Mankapur area, the police said.
Published on Feb 02, 2020 07:49 AM IST
Nagpur | By Press Trust of India
Alleging lack of security for women in the area and negligence by the police, local residents put up a road blockade on Sunday.
Updated on Dec 30, 2019 11:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
An AQI between 0-50 is considered ‘good’, 51-100 ‘satisfactory’, 101-200 ‘moderate’, 201-300 ‘poor’, 301-400 ‘very poor’ and 401-500 ‘severe’. An AQI above 500 falls in the ‘severe plus’ category.
Published on Nov 07, 2019 06:40 AM IST
Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
In a statement, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said the air pollution had reached the severe level and asked people to follow the dos and don’ts as mentioned in the advisory.
Updated on Nov 03, 2019 08:36 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
According to police, the incident took place around 6.30 pm
Updated on Nov 02, 2019 04:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
This latest case is representative of the plight of construction labour in India, especially in the event of a serious accident. Even as high profile an organisation as the Smart City Corporation, does not seem to have the policy to deal with worksite accidents.
Published on Oct 18, 2019 05:30 PM IST
By Abhay Vaidya
In Jakarta, beat the dense traffic as a pillion rider, but make sure you grab a mask and a handkerchief for the journey
Updated on Oct 11, 2019 06:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Sarit Ray
While the drive against construction dust is carried out throughout the year — as part of the Graded Response Action Plan — the efforts are stepped up during winter.
Updated on Sep 25, 2019 11:22 PM IST
On Friday, during rock breaking near Seepz in Andheri, two labourers were trapped in the tunnel after some rock fell in and the emergency exit collapsed.
Updated on Sep 15, 2019 04:13 AM IST
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
Mohammad Tabrez Alam, the victim, is a native of Bihar who was working at the site as a contractual labourer.
Updated on Sep 11, 2019 04:52 AM IST
According to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials, the victim, Abdur Rashid, and Shhabbir Shaikh were working at the site when the incident was reported around 11.30am.
Updated on Sep 10, 2019 12:57 AM IST
Mumbai | By Mehul R Thakkar, Mumbai
The CPCB has asked government agencies to identify and target all sources of pollution in the hotspots during winter while road-owning agencies such as the PWD and civic bodies have been asked to repair all unpaved roads in the seven areas before winter.
Updated on Sep 07, 2019 11:54 PM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 12:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Vivek Gupta, Chandigarh
According to police, the mother, in her complaint, said that she and her husband were at work near the crime scene and the girl was playing with her friends.
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 07:59 AM IST
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
The DCP said the murder happened at 12.30 am on Tuesday, moments after Sheikh returned home. “Sheikh found his teenage son and Yadav watching TV at his home.
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 07:45 AM IST
For now, several stretches in Mahim and Dadar have been chalked out where the transit of idols can be done by walking inside the Metro barricades during the idols’ arrival to pandals and immersion in the sea.
Updated on Aug 20, 2019 06:28 AM IST
Mumbai | By Mehul R Thakkar
Motla contended that BMC has undertaken a “massive revamp” of the zoo in three phases.
Updated on Aug 20, 2019 05:44 AM IST
MUMBAI | By Kanchan Chaudhari
This year, in the national capital, eight road accidents were caused because of negligence at construction sites. In 2018, 12 such accidents were reported.
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 07:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai
With both countries having announced the opening of the corridor for the occasion of 550th parkash gurpurb (birth anniversary) of Guru Nanak, construction work on the passenger terminal and the highway is in full swing in India and in Pakistan.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 09:14 AM IST
AMRITSAR | By HT Correspondent
A meeting regarding the issue was held by the Board on Monday. It pulled up land-owning agencies for their ‘inadequate response’ in addressing public complaints.
Updated on Jul 25, 2019 04:02 AM IST