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HC questions SDMC officials for not complying with order to move on wheelchair on test footpaths

Dec 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The court said let the exercise of bringing the ramps built outside houses in level with the standards of SDMC be completed so that there are no obstructions to persons on wheelchairs or walkers.

UN Accuses Israel Of Violating International Law, Urges To Immediately Halt Building Of Settlements

Jun 25, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reports on implementation of a 2016 Security Council resolution that declared settlements have no legal validity, demands a halt to their expansion in the West Bank and east Jerusalem

Illegal Building Of BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari's Aides Demolished In UP

Irshad and Maqsood, close associates of Mukhtar Ansari, had illegally constructed a building on a government land on the Bandha road

Hathras Rape Case: Is Justice Sought Only For Actress, Asks Sanjay Raut

Sep 30, 2020 PTI

'Ramdas Athawale sought justice for an actress, but not for the poor girl from Hathras whose family was denied the right even to cremate her mortal remains', says Sena's Sanjay Raut.

HC Asks Sena's Raut To File Reply To Kangana's Plea On Bungalow Demolition

Earlier on Tuesday, Ranaut's lawyer senior counsel Birendra Saraf submitted in the court a DVD containing a speech in which Raut allegedly made a comment threatening the actress. Bench to hear final hearing in the case on Friday

14 September, 2020

'With A Heavy Heart Leaving Mumbai' : Kangana Ranaut

Outlook Web Bureau

Kangana Ranaut left Mumbai this morning to her hometown Manali after being 'terrorised with constant attacks and abuses.'

07 July, 2020

Telangana Govt Begins Demolition Of Secretariat Building Amid Protests By Opposition

M.S. Shanker

The opposition BJP argues that there is no hurry to demolish the building at a time when the nation is going through a health crisis.

14 November, 2019

UP Shia Waqf Board Chairman Donates Rs 51,000 For Ram Temple In Ayodhya


Whenever the temple is built, Shia Waqf Board will help in its construction, Rizvi said.

10 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict: 77 Arrested In UP, 10 Held In MP For Posting Inflammatory Content


Action has been taken against 8,275 posts including 4,563 posts on Sunday by the Uttar Pradesh police post-Ayodhya Verdict.

10 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Invokes Doctrine Of Necessity; The Judicial Precedent May Have Repercussions

Aakar Patel

What the long term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will be repercussions of course.

30 September, 2019

No Relief For Maradu Flat Owners As SC Quashes Plea Seeking Stay On Demolition


The apex court had on Friday directed demolition of flats within 138 days, a timeline given by the Kerala government.


10 September, 2019

CBI Moves Court To Summon Ex-UP CM, BJP Leader Kalyan Singh In Babri Masjid Demolition Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Kalyan Singh was the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in December 1992 when the historic structure in Ayodhya was demolished.

02 September, 2019

Ayodhya Case: SC To Hear Plea Of Muslim Parties' Lawyer Who Alleged Being 'Threatened'

Advocate Rajeev Dhavan is representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case

22 August, 2019

Ravidas Temple Demolition: Priyanka Gandhi Hits Out At BJP Govt Over Lathi Charge On Dalit Protesters In Delhi


A protest by Dalits against the demolition of the temple turned violent on Wednesday night, leaving several people, including policemen, injured.

15 August, 2019

Akali Dal-BJP Delegation To Call On PM Modi To Discuss The Issue Of Ravidas Temple Demolition


A SAD-BJP delegation will meet the prime minister and ask him to assuage the hurt feelings of the Dalit community as well as find an amicable solution to the demolition of Guru Ravidas temple,

14 August, 2019

Demolition Of Ravidas Temple Reflects 'Casteist Mentality', Should Be Reconstructed: Mayawati

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court had on Tuesday warned against politicising the demolition of the temple in Tughlaqabad forest area in Lucknow on its order, and threatened to initiate contempt proceedings against those provoking dharnas and demonstrations.

26 June, 2019

Andhra Pradesh: Demolition Of Building 'Praja Vedika' Built By Former CM Chandrababu Naidu In Amaravati Underway

Outlook Web Bureau

Praja Vedika (people's grievance cell) was built by the then TDP government, as an extension to then Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's residence in 2017. Built at a cost of Rs 5 crore, it was being used by Naidu for official purposes as well as to hold party meetings.


24 June, 2019

Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy Orders Demolition Of 'Illegal' Building Built By Chandrababu Naidu

Outlook Web Bureau

The Praja Vedika was a structure built in violation of the rules by the then chief minister, Jagan Reddy said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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