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Kolkata remains waterlogged, more rain forecast

Kolkata, June 18 | Kolakta on Friday was still severely waterlogged, even as the MeT Department forecast more rainfall to follow and people splashed...

Akhilesh’s Janeshwar Mishra Park to get toy train

Lucknow, June 18 | The much-publicised Janeshwar Mishra Park that was touted as one of the achievements of the Akhilesh Yadav government, is now...

Portuguese ship spills 10 KL oil 450 km off Chennai

Chennai, June 17 | The Indian Coast Guard said on Thursday that 10 kilolitres (KL) of oil have spilled into the sea about 450...

Hyderabad Zoo successfully breeding endangered species

Hyderabad, June 17 | Hyderabad's Nehru Zoological Park (NZP) is successfully breeding several endangered species, zoo officials said on Thursday.Due to natural...

Aus state likely to remain in dark for weeks after severe...

Canberra, June 17 | Thousands of residents in the Australian state of Victoria, battered by devastating storms last week, are expected to remain without...

Wildfire in US state forces evacuation of hundreds

Washington, June 17 | A wildfire, dubbed Robertson Draw Fire, is raging near Red Lodge, a small town in the US state of Montana...

TVS Motor launches TVS iQube Electric at Rs 1.15L in Chennai

Chennai, June 17 | Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd on Thursday announced the launch of its electric scooter here.In a...

Brazil launches forest concessions studies in Amazon areaa

Brasilia, June 17 | Brazil's Ministry of Agriculture and the National Bank for Economic and Social Development have begun studies for forest concessions in...

Rising solar PV module prices near term headwind: ICRA

New Delhi, June 17 | The increase in imported photovoltaic (PV) module price level by about 15-20 per cent is likely to impact returns...

Arizona wildfire scorches 148,299 acres of land

Phoenix, June 17 | A massive wildfire raging in the US state of Arizona had scorched 148,299 acres of land with 59 per cent...

Land degradation undermines well-being of 3bn people: Guterres

United Nations, June 17 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that land degradation from climate change and the expansion of agriculture, cities and infrastructure...

Torrential rain lash Kolkata, many areas waterlogged

Kolkata, June 17 | Torrential overnight rain coupled with high tide drowned most parts of the capital city of West Bengal on Thursday morning.The...

6.1-magnitude quake in Indonesia triggers small tsunami, damages houses

Jakarta, June 17 | A 6.1-magnitude earthquake triggered a small tsunami, damaged several houses and forced dozens of people to evacuate their homes in...

Heavy rains pound Karnataka as monsoon remains active

Bengaluru, June 16 | With the southwest monsoon remaining active, heavy rains pounded Karnataka, causing landslides in hilly regions, inundating low-laying areas and disrupting...

Wild elephant rescued from well in Kerala, but people protest (Lead)

Kochi, June 16 | After several hours of hard work by a rescue team of forest and police officials a wild elephant which had...

12-year-old lion falls prey to Covid in Chennai zoo

Chennai, June 16 | A male lion named ‘Pathbanathan (12) died due to Covid-19 at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park, popularly known as Vandalur...

Kerala: Elephant falls into well, rescue efforts underway

Kochi (Kerala), June 16 | A rescue team of forest and police officials on Wednesday started operation to save a wild elephant which had...

Confined jumbo shifted to Dudhwa Reserve

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh), June 16 | 'Mithu', the 45-year-old elephant who was kept in confinement in Kashi wildlife division compound for nearly 18...

General Atomics to ship world’s most powerful magnet to ITER

New Delhi, June 15 | The completion of the first Central Solenoid module, the most powerful magnet that is sometimes called the 'beating heart'...

CJI participates in Green India programme in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, June 15 | Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Tuesday planted a sapling at Raj Bhavan complex here.Participating in the Green...

Westerlies may slow progress of monsoon over northwest India: IMD

New Delhi, June 15 | Due to approaching mid-latitude 'westerlies' (winds), the further progress of the monsoon over remaining parts of northwest India is...

Govt seeks support of all MPs in ‘catch the rain’ campaign

New Delhi, June 15 | With the onset of monsoon in Kerala, Ministry of Jal Shakti has again accelerated the ongoing "catch the rain"...

Texas residents asked to conserve energy during record high temperatures

Houston, June 15 | The power grid operator in Texas has asked the residents of the US state to reduce energy use as much...

Delhi Govt to begin single window facility for EV-charging scheme

New Delhi, June 15 | Taking forward its electric vehicles policy in the city, the Delhi government is set to start a single window...

Multiple wildfires rage across Arizona

Phoenix, June 15 | Multiple wildfires were raging across the US state of Arizona, and authorities have warned of very high fire danger this...

California braces for this yr’s 1st major heatwave

Los Angeles, June 15 | California is bracing for its first major heatwave of the year this week and the extreme drought conditions could...

Man-eater leopard caught alive in J&K’s Budgam

Srinagar, June 15 | Officials of the wildlife protection department said on Tuesday that the leopard that mauled a girl child to death 11...

Germany to face extreme weather if climate change continues unchecked

Berlin, June 15 | The risks from heat, drought and heavy rainfall throughout Germany would increase sharply if climate change continued unchecked, according to...

Heavy rains lash Karnataka as monsoon intensifies

Bengaluru, June 14 | Heavy rains lashed many parts of coastal and south Karnataka, as the southwest monsoon intensified and advanced across the state,...

Forest cover in India enhanced up to one-fourth of country’s area:...

New Delhi, June 14 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told the United Nations that in the last 10 years, around 3 million...

CPCB seeks report from Punjab on chemical contamination in Sutlej &...

Jaipur, June 14 | Acting on a complaint received from the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has sought a...

Algal bloom in Ganga treated with German chemical

Varanasi, June 14 | A German chemical has been arranged with the help of the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and a drive...

Santhals of Bengal go back to their roots, champion agriculture that...

By Mani Mahesh AuroraBolpur (West Bengal), June 14 (IANS/ 101Reporters) Rabindranath Tagore held the Santal tribes in special regard for...

Bear mauls man to death in J&K’s Budgam

Srinagar, June 14 | Barely a fortnight after a little girl was killed in a leopard attack, now a man has been found mauled...

Monsoon arrives in J&K, Ladakh earlier than usual

Srinagar, June 14 | The Meteorological Department announced on Monday that the monsoon season arrived in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh 17 to 18...

‘Revision in FAME-II norms to boost electric 2-wheeler demand’

New Delhi, June 13 | Lauding the latest revision in the FAME-II norms by the Centre, stakeholders in the sector have said that the...

Monsoon arrival in Himachal earliest in 21 years: Met Office

Shimla, June 13 | The southwest monsoon on arrived in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday, in its earliest onset in the past 21 years, the...

Leopard sighting in densely populated Srinagar area triggers panic

Srinagar, June 13 | Panic gripped the densely populated Natipora area in Srinagar on Sunday after a leopard was sighted.Two weeks ago, a minor...

Probe ordered as elephant hired for wedding goes on rampage

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), June 13 | Forest officials are now preparing to take action against the owner of an elephant that was hired for...

Village makes it mandatory for newlyweds to plant tree

Kaushambhi (UP), June 13 | In a new initiative for eco-conservation, the residents of a village in Kaushambhi district have made it mandatory for...

Thunderstorms, rain to continue in TN till June 16

Chennai, June 13 | Thunderstorms and rain will continue to lash several districts of Tamil Nadu till June 16, according to the Meteorological Department.Kanyakumari...

Storm-triggered incidents kill 5 in Pakistan

Islamabad, June 13 | Five people were killed and six others injured in separate rain and windstorm-triggered incidents in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Provincial...

No heat wave conditions likely in next five days: IMD

New Delhi, June 12 | In a sign of relief from the sweltering summer heat prevailing in most parts of the country, the India...

80% in Patna unaware of clean air action plan: Survey

Patna, June 12 | Majority of the people in Patna are not aware of air pollution, according to a survey conducted by the Centre...

Yellowstone National Park registers record tourist arrivals

Washington, June 12 | One of the largest in the US which spreads across the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho, the Yellowstone National...

Unseasonal hailstorms leave Jammu’s farmers distraught

By Bivek MathurUdhampur (J&K), June 12 (IANS/ 101Reporters) "Every time we go out for hoeing the maize saplings, the rain and...

Indonesia’s Mt. Merapi spews hot clouds up to 2 km

Jakarta, June 12 | Indonesia's most active volcano, Mount Merapi has emitted hot clouds three times up to 2 km into the sky from...

Heatwave scorches Pak, cities record high temperatures

Islamabad, June 12 | Parts of Pakistan including Islamabad have witnessed an extreme heatwave, with many cities recording temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius.According to...

Greta Thunberg back for climate protests at Swedish parliament

Stockholm, June 11 | Following a long spell of online protests, Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg was back in front of the Swedish...

Fish trade hit after Covid bodies dumped in river

Lucknow, June 11 | The fish business in Prayagraj, Lucknow and Kanpur have been severely hit after Covid bodies were found floating in rivers...

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