Monthly Archives: February 2017

9th Circuit denies US request to stay travel ban appeal

NEWS SCAN A federal appeals court on refused to halt an appeal that considers a temporary travel ban imposed by President Donald Trump.The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the government’s motion to halt the appeal and extended the briefing schedule by

Delhi to get LED warning sign boards displaying traffic updates

NEWS SCAN City authorities have an illuminating answer to frustrating traffic snarls in the national capital — large roadside LED boards that will display real-time updates about congestions ahead and suggest alternative routes. Called variable messaging system (VMS), these boards are placed at 50 locations

Court’s Ultimatum to Polluting Industries

NEWS SCAN Industries across the country will have to ensure their effluent treatment plants are in working condition within three months or shut down, the Supreme Court ordered on Wednesday, setting the stage for a nationwide crackdown on factories that pollute the country’s rivers and water bodies.”States don’t

Delhi high court – Decide on illegal colonies

NEWS SCAN Delhi high court on  made it clear to the Centre that it should take an “in-principle decision” on AAP government’s proposal to regularise unauthorised colonies, including the posh Sainik Farms in the city.A bench of Justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and Ashutosh Kumar did not agree with the Centre’s stand