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Climate change may reduce farm incomes in India by 15%: Study

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Climate impacts would tear through G20 countries without urgent action to reduce emissions, and in India, it could mean...

‘Developed countries fail to meet climate goals, while India exceeds targets’

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Oct 27 | While the developed countries are failing to meet their targets for fighting climate change, India has exceeded...

525 KW solar power plant set up in Golden Temple

Amritsar, Oct 26 | With the financial assistance of the US-based United Sikh Mission, a 525 KW capacity solar power plant was commissioned in...

Body of boy dragged into river by Crocodile found in K’taka

Uttara Kannada (Karnataka), Oct 26 | The body of the 15-year boy who was dragged inside Karnataka's Kali river by a...

Major volcano in Japan expected to erupt again

Tokyo, Oct 26 | The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) on Tuesday warned of another possible major volcanic eruption of Mt. Aso, following a series...

New Asian gas projects create $379 bn stranded asset risk: Report

New Delhi, Oct 26 | A planned $379 billion expansion of gas infrastructure in Asia risks becoming stranded assets as the world turns away...

Europe’s biggest ultra-low emission zone comes into force in London

London, Oct 26 | Europe's biggest ultra-low emission zone, spanning about 380 square km of London, has come into operation.Around 3.8 million people live...

Minimum temperatures drop in J&K, Ladakh; Drass freezes at minus 10.4

Srinagar, Oct 26 | Minimum temperatures continued to drop in J&K and Ladakh on Tuesday with Drass town of Kargil district recording minus 10.4...

Delhi-NCR wakes up to clear sky, AQI ‘satisfactory’

New Delhi, Oct 26 | Delhi-NCR woke up to a clear sky on Tuesday morning with the India Meteorological Department (IMD) recording a maximum...

Delhi receives second-highest annual rainfall in 121 yrs

New Delhi, Oct 25 | Delhi has received its second highest annual rainfall in 121 years, since 1933, as on till October 25, according...

Education, Environment Ministers laud JGU as India’s 1st university to release...

New Delhi, Oct 25 | On the occasion of the UN Day 2021, the O.P. Jindal Global University has released the first-of-its-kind 'Implementing the...

IMD predicts partly cloudy day for Delhi-NCR

New Delhi, Oct 25 | The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a partly cloudy Monday for Delhi-NCR, with the maximum temperature resting at...

Possibility of light rain in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Delhi is likely to record light rain with a partially cloudy sky on Saturday, said the India Meteorological Department...

J&K’s higher reaches receive fresh snow, heavy rain in plains

Srinagar, Oct 23 | The higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir received fresh snowfall on Saturday, while heavy rain lashed the plains in the...

US, EU, Australia, Canada agree to end export credit support for...

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Just before the two-week-long edition of the UN Annual Climate Change Conference, COP26, with an elevated sense of urgency,...

October 1-20 cumulative rainfall 39% more than normal: IMD

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Well beyond the conventional end of the southwest monsoon time that ends on September 30, it continued to rain...

All pending issues should be resolved at COP26: India

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Stressing the urgency of strong climate actions, India's Environment Minister, Bhupender Yadav on Thursday underlined the need for initiating...

5.8-magnitude quake jolts Japan, no tsunami warning issued

Tokyo, Oct 21 | An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck Utsunomiya city in Japan's Tochigi prefecture on Thursday.According to the Japan...

Annual pollution concentration in Delhi needs to be reduced by 58%:...

By Radhika TiwariNew Delhi, Oct 20 | Annual concentration of pollution in Delhi still needs to be reduced by 58 per cent to meet...

Opportunity for G7 to lead global clean energy transition: IEA

New Delhi, Oct 20 | G7 members are well placed to fully decarbonise their electricity supply by 2035, which would accelerate the technological advances...

Clear sky in Delhi, AQI moderate

New Delhi, Oct 20 | Delhiites woke up to a mainly clear sky on Wednesday morning.According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the maximum...

Fossil fuel production plans out of sync with Paris limits: UN...

New Delhi, Oct 20 | As climate disasters increase in intensity and frequency around the world, the 2021 Production Gap Report by leading research...

80% of rubbish found on Aus beaches is plastic waste

Canberra, Oct 19 | Plastic waste accounts for more tha 80 per cent of all rubbish found across Australian beaches, A study based on...

Telangana to procure paddy through 6,545 centres

Hyderabad, Oct 18 | Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said that the government will procure paddy from farmers during the ongoing...

Uttarakhand rains: Shah speaks to Dhami, assures all help

New Delhi, Oct 18 | Amid continuous heavy rains in Uttrakhand, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday spoke to Chief Minister Pushkar Singh...

Delhi to soon have over 4K e-autos on roads, registration opens

New Delhi, Oct 18 | Delhi will become the first city in the country to have the highest number of electric autos running on...

Met department predicts heavy rains from Wednesday in south TN

Chennai, Oct 18 | The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rains in south Tamil Nadu from Wednesday for next two to three...

Heavy rainfall lashes Delhi-NCR, temperature dips, AQI worsens

New Delhi, Oct 18 | Heavy rainfall accompanied by thunderstorm lashed parts of Delhi-NCR on Monday which led to a decline in temperature and...

Delhi’s air quality deteriorates to ‘poor’

New Delhi, Oct 16 | The national capital's air quality on Saturday touched the 'poor' category mark with its Air Quality Index crossing 300,...

Death toll from tropical storm in Philippines reaches 19

Manila, Oct 14 | The death toll from the severe tropical storm Kompasu in the Philippines has increased to 19, while 13 others remain...

SL to probe illegal shark fishing

Colombo, Oct 14 | The Sri Lankan government will launch immediate investigations into allegations of illegal shark fishing in Trincomalee.A local organisation, the Pearl...

Remo D’Souza, wife Lizelle join Suuraj Sinngh to produce digital content

Mumbai, Oct 14 | Choreographer-filmmaker Remo D'Souza and his wife Lizelle D'Souza collaborate with producer Suuraj Sinngh to make digital content.The trio have come...

Repeated tremors force people to leave village in K’taka

Kalaburgi (Karnataka), Oct 13 | Panicked by repeated earthquakes, people of Gadikeshwara village in Chincholi taluk of Kalaburgi district have started leaving the area...

European lawmakers call upon nations to implement green recovery

Brussels, Oct 13 | Ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, European lawmakers called upon the world to implement a green...

Climate change in Tibetan Plateau impacts livelihoods: Report

New Delhi, Oct 12 | In the run up to the Glasgow climate talks (COP26) and the ongoing UN biodiversity summit, a new report...

15 killed, 3 missing as rainstorms hit China’s Shanxi

Beijing, Oct 12 | Torrential rainstorms in China's Shanxi province have left 15 people dead and three others missing, the local government announced on...

Transport transformation critical to address climate change: UN Report

New Delhi, Oct 12 | New and emerging technologies, from electric cars and buses to zero-carbon producing energy sources, as well as the policy...

Centre extends date to submit suggestions on amendments to Forest Act

New Delhi, Oct 11 | Ten days after it put out a Consultation Paper on the proposed amendments in the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980,...

Higher reaches in J&K, Ladakh receive season’s first snowfall

Srinagar, Oct 11 | The higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh witnessed the season's first snowfall on Monday as the minimum temperatures...

Delhi wakes up to clear Saturday morning, AQI drops

New Delhi, Oct 9 | As the southwest monsoon has finally bid farewell to Delhi, the city woke up to a clear sky on...

Australia names Bird of the Year

Canberra, Oct 8 | After almost two weeks of daily voting and eliminations from a shortlist of 50 of Australia's most iconic and beloved...

UN summit next week for sustainable transport

New Delhi, Oct 8 | Ahead of the crucial climate change conference in Glasgow, the UN will next week raise ambition for a transport...

Mrunmayee Deshpande, Suresh Wadkar to support ‘green’ film fest

Mumbai, Oct 7 | Celebrated Marathi actress Mrunmayee Deshpande has joined veteran singer Suresh Wadkar in support of the upcoming All Living Things Environmental...

SC rules NGT has powers to take suo moto cognisance on...

New Delhi, Oct 7 | The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has power to take suo motu cognisance...

CPI-M slams Forest Act amendments proposed by Env ministry

New Delhi, Oct 6 | Criticizing the proposed changes to the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday said...

K’taka HC asks govt to file objections on plea against loudspeakers...

Bengaluru, Oct 6 | The Karnataka High Court has asked the state government to file objections within four weeks in connection with a petition...

‘Collective action on climate adaption ahead of COP26 needed’

New Delhi, Oct 5 | Union Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Ashwini Kumar Choubey on Tuesday said, India and Asia...

WWF to train locals as ‘Dolphin Mitras’ along river Ganga

By Nivedita KhandekarNew Delhi/Bulandshahar, Oct 5 | On the anniversary of the announcement of Gangetic Dolphin as the 'National Aquatic Animal of India', the...

Delhi govt’s Green War Room to address 10 kinds of pollution

New Delhi, Oct 5 | To address environmental issues in the national capital, Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Tuesday launched an advanced...

Madras HC to hear PIL against hunting down of ‘killer’ tiger

Chennai, Oct 5 | The Madras High Court will on Tuesday hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by a Chennai-based animal rights group...

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5G roll out should be India’s national priority: Mukesh Ambani

New Delhi, Dec 8 | 5G roll out should be India's national priority: Mukesh Ambani. India must complete the migration from 2G to 4G...