Victims of apathy, camel numbers dwindling in Rajasthan

Hanwant Singh Rathore, director of Lokhit Pashu Palak Sansthan, told IANS: "If the government does not do anything in the next five years, camels... Read more »
7:01 pm

Why solving Bundelkhand’s water crisis is an annual mirage

Bundelkhand faces an acute water crisis every year. In large parts of the region, people have to buy water and drink it. This time,... Read more »
12:55 pm

Mass movements still occurring in Uttarakhand

On the another disaster in the making, scientists working under the Glacier and Permafrost Hazards in Mountains (Gaphaz) -- a standing group of the... Read more »
12:44 pm

How homes in Kerala turn into mini solar power stations

Combined with the 20,000 houses that already put in solar panels under an earlier initiative, the new Soura project will help Kerala cover about... Read more »
11:32 am

Guterres asks for transition from coal to renewable energy

He urged all countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to commit to phasing out coal by 2030, and for non-OECD... Read more »
1:21 pm

‘Above normal’ temp in N.India this summer

Besides North India, there will be above normal seasonal maximum temperatures over sub-divisions of northwest and northeast India, few subdivisions from eastern and western... Read more »
3:46 pm

New law to protect Yangtze River takes effect

For the economic and social development of the Yangtze River basin, efforts will be made to promote well-coordinated environmental conservation and avoid excessive development,... Read more »
4:57 pm

Vast cracks free huge iceberg in Antarctica

The first indication that a calving event was imminent came in November 2020 when a new chasm -- called North Rift -- headed towards... Read more »
1:25 pm

Rain lashes J&K, to continue for 24 hrs

"Rain lashed parts of J&K during the last 12 hours and same weather conditions are likely to continue during the next 24 hours," said... Read more »
12:31 pm

Quake hits Assam’s Kamrup, no damage reported

According to the NCS data, the tremor occurred at 10.33 p.m. on Thursday night and was at a depth of 30 km. Read more »
12:32 am

World risks new pandemics, warns UN Environment Assembly

The UN Environment Assembly meets biennially to set priorities for global environmental policies and develop international environmental law; decisions and resolutions then taken by... Read more »
2:47 pm

U’khand disaster: Rise in Dhauliganga-Rishiganga river beds

According to one estimate, the river beds of Dhauliganga and Rishiganga rivers have risen by few metres especially at Tapovan area after the February... Read more »
12:06 pm

Drought conditions in Pakistan may worsen

According to an advisory issued by the centre on Thursday, the situation has emerged due to overall below than average rainfall in the country... Read more »
5:16 pm

UN chief wants US climate pledges, engagement in negotiations

"We must build a global coalition for net-zero (emissions)," Guterres said. "We must guarantee to the developing world that the promises that were made... Read more »
7:24 pm

US return to 2015 Paris Agreement becomes official

Climate diplomats and campaigners believe the US will be turning its promises into action by committing to reach net zero emissions by or before... Read more »
7:22 pm

SC bars private buses from core area of Corbett Tiger Reserve

A bench headed by Chief Justice S.A Bobde and comprising Justices A.S Bopanna and V.Ramasubramanian said this is an important matter. "We grant interim... Read more »
2:30 pm

IBM commits net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

"The climate crisis is one of the most pressing issues of our time. IBM's net zero pledge is a bold step forward that strengthens... Read more »
7:22 pm

Thunderstorms, lightning forecast for two days in south coastal AP

The sudden unexpected showers come at a time when the rabi crop of paddy is at a crucial stage and many aquaculture farmers are... Read more »
5:52 pm

Indian-origin UK minister in India for climate talks

He will highlight Prime Minister Narendra Modi's global leadership in setting up the International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure... Read more »
5:01 pm

Army helps douse major forest fire along China border in Arunachal

"The forest fire broke out at Koylabasti and Anini on Thursday night and soon engulfed the surrounding mountain ridges. In a quick response to... Read more »
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