The National Green Tribunal on Thursday directed constitution of a committee to take sample of ambient air quality from across Delhi city at different intervals and inform it about the safest period during which national capital residents can travel without risk to their health.
In the wake of abduction and murder of a 7-year-old boy here, main markets and educational institutes today remained close in the city after the Kota Vyapar Mahasangh called for bandh demanding the arrest of the accused.
The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Tuesday jumped by over 170 points, or 0.92 per cent, in
opening trade on buying by foreign funds, driven by rally on
the global bourses after positive US manufacturing data.
Choppy sessions are likely to mark trading this week -- truncated by two holidays on Monday and Friday -- but markets are expected to notch up some gains before ushering in the new year, says analysts.