Axe(Search results - 26)
India NewsSep 14, 2021, 7:26 PM IST
Mandya SP lands in trouble after 9 trees axed at her official residence, activists demand judicial probe
In yet another case of officials bending rules according to their convenience, Mandya SP Dr Ashwini is accused of allowing the chopping of 9 Ashoka trees at her official residenceAfter the incident came to light, the forest officials say the police department indeed had sent a letter seeking permission but the forest department was yet to clear it. Activists now demand a judicial inquiry into the incident.
SportsAug 4, 2021, 3:21 PM IST
Badminton gold medal winner Viktor Axelsen swaps shirt with opponent; ‘beautiful’ tradition started in 2016
After the men's singles badminton final, as a mark of respect for his opponent, Denmark's Viktor Axelsen exchanged his shirt with China's Chen Long. Axelsen bagged the gold after defeating Long, who claimed the title in Rio in 2016.
SportsMay 31, 2021, 3:02 PM IST
Copa America 2021 left without host after Argentina axed of hosting rights
Copa America 2021 is the 47th edition of the oldest continental football tournament. The competition was scheduled to be held by Argentina and Colombia. However, both the countries have now been dropped as the host owing to varied reasons. Here’s why.
SportsNov 23, 2020, 1:45 PM IST
From Cristiano Ronaldo to Wayne Rooney and Mesut Ozil: 5 footballers who dated the same woman
Footballers are no less than celebrities in the world. Besides being a playmaker, some of them are also playboys, who tend to date a number of women. Furthermore, some also happen to date a woman who has dated another fellow footballer.
CrimeSep 17, 2020, 5:38 PM IST
Man axes teen daughter to death after finding her at boyfriend's house
Kanpur district witnessed a horrible incident of a man allegedly axing his own daughter as punishment for meeting her boyfriend secretly. He also allegedly assaulted her boyfriend.
CrimeAug 24, 2020, 11:45 AM IST
16-year-old, boyfriend hack younger sister with axe after she catches them in room together
An 11-year-old girl who accidentally stepped into her older sister's room on Friday night had to pay with her life after she saw her sister and her boyfriend together in a room when her parents were away. The 16-year-old and her boyfriend strangulated the girl and cut her body with an axe.
IndiaJun 18, 2020, 2:56 PM IST
Actresses join activists in hugging trees to save them from axe in Bengaluru
After chopping trees without a care for the complaint against them, officials of the BMRCL had to witness celebrities in Bengaluru join activists in hugging trees to save them from the axe.
IndiaJun 8, 2020, 2:14 PM IST
BBMP, BMRCL axe 30 trees for underground metro despite police complaint
The BBMP and BMRCL that were held responsible for killing many trees in the past in the name of development, went ahead with its plan to axe 30 trees in Dairy Circle to make way for the Namma Metro underground line. Now, a lawyer has threatened to drag these two agencies to court.
IndiaMay 27, 2020, 3:30 PM IST
Bengaluru: Police complaint against BMRCL and BBMP for picking up the axe
Angered by the BBMP and BMRCL for identifying 165 trees to cut in order to facilitate underground metro line between Bannerghatta Road to Shoolay Circle, a high court advocate has filed a complaint against these agencies and has asked them to translocate trees instead of chopping them.
Uttar PradeshApr 3, 2020, 7:26 PM IST
UP cops stop people from gathering for namaz amid coronavirus lockdown, get attacked with axe
Four policemen were injured after being attacked by some people, who were stopped from gathering for namaz during coronavirus lockdown in Uttar Pradesh
BusinessJan 13, 2020, 5:50 PM IST
56 top executives laid off at Walmart India to increase operational efficiency
Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, stated that the move to axe some of its personnel was done with an aim to increase operational efficiency in an underserved market.
NEWSJun 3, 2019, 5:48 PM IST
Saalumarada Thimmakka meets Kumaraswamy, asks not to axe trees she planted
Padmashri Awardee Salumarada Thimmakka requested the chief minister HD Kumaraswamy not to cut trees for road widening. Government had identified 287 trees to be cut.
NEWSMay 12, 2019, 4:27 PM IST
Without government support, here’s how Sarjapur residents saved axed peepal, banyan trees
Two years ago, numerous trees were axed in Sarjapur for the widening of roads. Sarjapur Residents Welfare Association took a decision to transplant the grown-up (70-year-old) Peepal and Banyan trees and here is how they became successful in doing so.