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Rainwater harvesting, treated waste-water necessary to meet Delhi’s water needs: Jal Board to High Court

Source: NEW DELHI: Delhi’s increasing water demands can be met only if civic bodies and public authorities implement rainwater harvesting and substitute groundwater with treated wastewater for non-potable purposes like irrigation, horticulture and sanitation, the jal board told the Delhi High Court. In an affidavit placed before a bench of Chief Justice D N

HC unhappy with govt’s approach on establishment of cattle camps

Source: BENGALURU: Taking the state government to the task for not complying with the directions issued by it with regard to establishment of cattle camps with specified amount of fodder in drought-hit taluks across state, the Karnataka High Court on Friday said these matters should be handled by the government sensitively. “It is apparent

Madras high court rejects batch of pleas seeking basic amenities

Source: Chennai: The Madras high court has dismissed a batch of petitions relating to regulating the devotees darshan and ensure their safety and provide all basic needs and amenities to the devotees who come for darshan to Arulmigu Athi Varathar of Arulmigu Devaraja Swamy Temple in Kancheepuram district. A division bench comprising Justices S.Manikumar and

Hyderabad: High Court Stays Demolition of Secretariat, Errum Manzil Palace

Source: New Delhi: In yet another blow to chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao’s plans to build new secretariat and assembly complexes, the Telangana high court on Monday ordered the state government not to demolish the existing secretariat complex and the historic Errum Manzil Palace. The high court was hearing a batch of petitions opposing the

Calcutta High Court on student safety

Source: The high court on Thursday directed the state government to file an affidavit on the measures taken by it to ensure students’ safety in schools. The court also sought a report from the authorities of a private English-medium school in Regent Park on the steps taken by it to strengthen students’ security after

Hyderabad: Cops to face heat for not filing FIRs On Friday the court was angry with the SP for his inaction on its direction to take action against the police officers. Hyderabad: Expressing dissatisfaction over state police rejecting complaints sent by citizens through registered post, the Telangana High Court directed higher officials of the department to take action against those personnel who refused to

Ready to take over probe into multi-crore bitcoin Ponzi scam, CBI tells Supreme Court The CBI told the Supreme Court on Friday that it is ready to take over the investigation into the multi-crore bitcoin Ponzi scheme in which several investors were allegedly lured on the promise of handsome returns. CBI said this before a vacation bench comprising Justices MR Shah and AS Bopanna, hearing a plea filed