Apex court order in Haldwani Case

The Haldwani case, in which the Uttarakhand High Court had authorized the use of force to evict 4,000 residents residing on what the Railways asserts is its land, received a stay from the Supreme Court on Thursday. claiming that the problem has a human aspect and that the individuals involved need to be helped. Supreme Court Ruling The HC ordered Railways … Read more

Joshimath: A sinking City

The ‘sinking city’ of Joshimath, Uttarakhand, is on the brink of disaster as hundreds of buildings crack. Most visible is the extent of damage to the Jaypee Power Station, currently the most dangerous building in the city. People were barred from the campus because Jaypee’s condominium was destroyed.