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Police: Suspect detained after stabbing at London mosque
The Metropolitan Police force said officers called to the London Central Mosque found a man in his 70s with stab wounds. Paramedics treated the man before he was taken to a hospital, where his injuries were determined as not life-threatening, the force said.
Radicalism disturbing world peace, only India has solution: Bhagwat
Calling upon RSS members to connect with people irrespective of their cas...
Jazz in New Orleans, Country in Tennessee, Classical in Chicago; visit USA to witness the magic of music
USA is one place where all genres of...
Extinction watch: Undone by fraud, deforestation
The forest owlet is small and stocky but preys on animals up to even twice its own size. . It is found in the shrinking forests of central India with a population estimated at less than 1,000 mature individuals.
Residential realty sees early signs of green shoots
The top 35 cities recorded a 5% quarter-on-quarter increase in home sales in the third quarter of FY20 and a 3% year-on-year rise, the firm’s latest data shows.
Karnataka bandh may hit cab, auto services
The Karnataka bandh call given by pro-Kannada organisations on Thursday is likely to hit transport services in the state, especially in Bengaluru. Several cab and auto drivers unions have announced their support to the bandh.
Mumbai infra development to unlock 136 million sq ft potential realty supply, report
The development of transit infrastructure is expected to unlock massive real estate potential in and around these projects, said a report. While some of these projects would be operational in the next 3 years and will have an immediate impact on the neighbouring real estate, other projects are expected to complete over the next 4-8 year period.
Bags from Ghana, books from India gifted by Banerjee and Duflo to Nobel museum
Economist couple Banerjee and Duflo, who on Tuesday received Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel from King Carl Gustaf, also paid a customary visit to the museum in the Stortorget in Gamla Stan, old town area here as part of the Nobel week celebrations.
GMDA to assess carbon footprint of office hubs
“We have asked our geographic information system (GIS) team to start mapping buildings in commercial areas and ascertain the values of various factors for calculating the carbon footprint. Once we have an idea of the current carbon emission in these areas, we can start on a plan to bring it down,” GMDA additional CEO M D Sinha said.
Muni bond surge propped up global green issuance in January
Companies issued about $4.5 bn in green debt, a drop from about $9.7 bn raised in Jan 2019.
Kolkata: Single-window nod for building plans from April 1
In a complete revamp of building laws in the city, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation is making it mandatory for developers and land owners to get building plans sanctioned by applying online from April 1 for a single-window clearance. A common application form (CAF) will be available on the KMC website for the purpose.
NJAC , RTE, could make it to Rashtrapati Bhawan museum to celebrate work done by Presidents of India
As of now, 14 constitutional amendments are displayed in the President's House museum. Officials said there have been deliberations on the likely additions, but the intent is to be "non-partisan" in the selection of what goes in the final display.
Govt's plans to "rev up" Bapu's martyrdom place killing its essence, politically motivated: Gandhi kin
For years, a part of Birla House that was converted into a museum, had its hallway filled with sepia-toned scenes of Gandhi’s last journey clicked by legendary photographer Henri Cartier Bresson. These included photographs of the flower-decked body of Gandhi, people flocking to see him for the last time and his shocked secretary at the funeral among others.
Andhra Pradesh expert panel had opposed governance activity at Vizag
The GN Rao Committee report, which came into circulation on Wednesday, aired concerns that Visakhapatnam as an eco-fragile zone faces threats of severe cyclones, floods, and rise in sea levels, saline water infiltrating into groundwater and oil spillages on the port.
Delhi court sends Sharjeel Imam to 5-day police custody
A Delhi court sent Sharjeel Imam, arrested on sedition charges, to five days of police custody on Wednesday, his lawyer said. Imam was produ...