Rajasthan’s Chief Electoral Officer Anand Kumar said there will be some delay as votes in the electronic voting machine (EVM) have to be matched by randomly selecting a voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) from a polling center in each assembly... read more
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court directed that names and identities of victims of rape and sexual assault should not be disclosed or revealed. A bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur directed the print and electronic media not to reveal identity of victims of rape and sexual assault “even in a remote manner”.
Snowfall led to closure of 294km-long arterial Jammu-Srinagar national highway, the Valley’s only surface link with the rest of the country. Popular tourist spot Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh was closed for traffic following heavy snowfall. read more
A leopard cub was rescued from Chakkar court’s parking lot in Shimla on Tuesday. The rescue team of the wildlife wing of the forest department took the cub to the rescue centre. The information regarding the cub straying around the court’s premises was given to the forest department by the residents. Forest Department Official said, “A cub was found at the judicial complex’s parking lot. Our team was gone to rescue it. We will monitor for 24 hours in rescue centre.”read more
The effects of climate change on India’s agriculture, which employs half the population and accounts for 17% of the country’s economic output, are no longer about distant projections. The latest research, cited by the ICAR study, shows the impact of... read more
Needing nine wickets on the final day and Himachal Pradesh left with an improbable chase of 376, Vikas Mishra (2\/57 in 33 overs) and VarunSood (1\/51 in 21 overs) failed to break through the opposition middle-order read more