In the city, the corresponding figure was 302. Health experts consider an AQI (air quality index) above 100 as unhealthy.
15 Nov 2018 12:00 AM
The Supreme Court, as every Indian citizen knows, has served as the final word on some of the most important issues facing the country.
01 Nov 2018 12:00 AM
Young India is hungry for jobs that pay, and there are not enough — a harsh reality that even official documents are forced to acknowledge.
18 Oct 2018 4:32 AM
The stories of sexual harassment that we are hearing today can’t be all lumped in one basket.
13 Oct 2018 2:02 AM
Lawyers and judges have in the past weighed into the discussion on constitutional morality with great vigour.
04 Oct 2018 6:20 AM
The powerful often flout the law because they know they can get away; the club of the powerful look after each other.
20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM
Some of the recent arrests were under UAPA, a law that turns on its head the principle that everybody is innocent till proven guilty.
06 Sep 2018 7:55 AM
Flooded Kerala has shown us what resilience means and what a joint rescue effort by officials and the people can achieve.
23 Aug 2018 6:54 AM
There are around 9,000 government-run childcare institutions and shelter homes for women/girls across India.
09 Aug 2018 6:01 AM
Development programmes work best when there is social stability.
27 Jul 2018 12:38 AM
As elections draw closer, expect more prattle about the past, more talk about Mughals who ruled centuries ago, their monuments, their mayhem.
18 Jul 2018 7:27 AM
This time, the target was none other than external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, who was being viciously trolled in the social media.
28 Jun 2018 2:48 AM
No one quite knows when the Srikrishna Committee will present its final report to the government, but it could be pretty soon.
14 Jun 2018 2:15 AM
Savita’s family, and activists in Ireland and around the world, have argued that her life could have been saved had the foetus been removed sooner.
31 May 2018 1:06 AM
Despite its many shortfalls, the Congress Party in Karnataka did deliver its vision of social welfare centred-development.
17 May 2018 1:52 AM
The Taj Mahal is next, and several blue-chip Indian companies are reportedly competing to adopt it.
03 May 2018 12:28 AM
The barrage comes while most of us are yet to get over the two ghoulish reports that have convulsed the nation.
19 Apr 2018 2:20 AM
Ayres needs no introduction to those who follow international affairs.
06 Apr 2018 12:18 AM
In the short term, everything possible needs to be done to ensure that subsequent batches of students do not face a similar trauma.
05 Apr 2018 6:13 AM
Successive Indian governments have successfully evacuated stranded Indians from conflict zones.
22 Mar 2018 12:58 AM