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Mallica Joshi


Delhi: 55 more stations to monitor pollution
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

In the 46,208 square kilometre area that forms the Delhi-NCR, there are only 51 air quality monitoring stations.

Months after leopard was beaten to death, village in Gurgaon continues to live in fear
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

In the chaos and confusion, the leopard attacked eight people as it ran deeper into the village — disoriented and scared — before it was beaten to death by a mob armed with sticks and lathis.

Centralised online applications: Nursery process may begin year in advance in Delhi
Sat, Jan 28, 2017

The plan is to ask schools to decide their admission criteria in the beginning of the year and update us in April.

Education directorate set to inspect 239 schools on January 30
Mon, Jan 23, 2017

According to education director Saumya Gupta, more than 2,159 inspections have taken place in 1,150 government schools since April.

Stopping vehicular pollution is toughest: Bhure Lal, chairperson of EPCA
Sat, Jan 21, 2017

"Implementing agencies (there are at least 16) must be honest and sincere about implementing the plan."

Delhi: Teacher community voice fear once again
Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Teachers complain the cases of misbehaviour and violence against them are on the rise as teachers are “devalued”.

Delhi air pollution: Why graded action is a good idea, but tough to implement
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

The intention is to take progressively strict steps even before an emergency is reached. But it will require coordination among at least 16 agencies.

Diesel cars produce 10 times more toxins than trucks: Study
Mon, Jan 16, 2017

The study says the average NOx emissions of heavy-duty vehicles was 210 mg/km, less than half the average emissions from cars (480-560 mg/km) in independent testing and Member State testing.

Pollution dips this winter in Delhi, favourable weather, fewer trucks helped
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

December 2015 saw 25 per cent severely polluted days as opposed to 16 per cent in December 2016.

Anti-science culture is growing, need to engage and educate, say Nobel Laureates
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Moerner, Varmus, and Haroche were in Delhi Thursday to attend the Nobel Prize Series—India Programme 2017, a conference organised by Nobel Media AB, Sweden, in collaboration with the Ministry of Science and Technology.

22 of 64 DU colleges run by acting principals, OSDs
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Institutions being run either by officiating principals or officers on special duty include Shri Ram College of Commerce, Hindu College and Hansraj College

Delhi’s admission rush: No child’s play
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

For parents in the capital, nursery admissions season brings several trials and tribulations.