Delhi-NCR records sixth consecutive cold day
  • Delhi-NCR records sixth consecutive cold day(18 minutes ago)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Delhi-NCR on Tuesday recorded its sixth consecutive cold day with isolated pockets recording a severe cold day, India Meteorological Department (IMD) data showed.

Flying from breeding grounds in Uzbekistan, Anya & Arys migrate to India
Fox ritual: TN forest department to take action against farmers
Cities contribute 80% to global GDP, account for 75% emissions: Report
  • Cities contribute 80% to global GDP, account for 75% emissions: Report(10:52)

    Geneva, Jan 18 (IANS) Cities contribute 80 per cent to global GDP -- but they also account for 75 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions. Integrating nature-positive solutions can help protect cities from growing risks associated with extreme weather while driving sustainable economic growth.

Possibility of rain in Delhi-NCR from Jan 21-23: IMD
  • Possibility of rain in Delhi-NCR from Jan 21-23: IMD(10:20)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday has forecast partly cloudy sky for Delhi-NCR for the next six days with the possibility of very light rain from January 21-23.

Rain, snow forecast in J&K, Ladakh in next 24 hours
  • Rain, snow forecast in J&K, Ladakh in next 24 hours(10:04)

    Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) Rain lashed the plains in the Jammu region while light snowfall occurred in Kashmir and Ladakh region on Tuesday as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast wet weather during the next 24.

4.3-magnitude quake hits Mizoram
  • 4.3-magnitude quake hits Mizoram(09:12)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale hit Mizoram on Tuesday, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS).

More volcanic upheavals likely to follow, warns Aussie expert
Sachin mourns death of legendary tigress 'Collarwali'
  • Sachin mourns death of legendary tigress 'Collarwali'(00:18)

    Bhopal, Jan 18 (IANS) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Monday expressed grief over the demise of Indias first tigress to be radio-collared, who died at the Pench Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh on January 15.

Kerala's pioneer environmentalist M.K. Prasad passes away
Be sensitive to locals' aspirations, needs, IFos probationers told
  • Be sensitive to locals' aspirations, needs, IFos probationers told(22:22)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Union Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister, Bhupender Yadav on Monday said that the forest officers, as the voice of the voiceless, need to work with an approach that is earnestly humane and sensitive to the aspirations and needs of the local community.

NW, Central India see cold to severe cold days, rain likely this week
  • NW, Central India see cold to severe cold days, rain likely this week(22:10)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Cold to severe cold day conditions would prevail over northwest and central India during next 24 hours and gradually abate thereafter, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday even as minimum temperatures remained normal over most parts of northwest India and above normal over Madhya Pradesh.

Quakes in Assam, Manipur; no damage, casualties reported
Forest Report brings out Arunachal Pradesh's loss of green gold
  • Forest Report brings out Arunachal Pradesh's loss of green gold(16:30)
    By Nivedita Khandekar

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The India State of Forest Report 2021 has vindicated what activists, lawyers and academicians have been saying all along - Arunachal Pradesh, which is the second largest forested state in India, is losing its primary forests and that too at a large scale every passing year.

Delhi govt aims to bring 2,000 electric buses in coming years: CM
Two-thirds of China's total GDP at risk of disruption from nature loss: Report
Hyderabad to become first Indian city to host Formula E
  • Hyderabad to become first Indian city to host Formula E(15:52)

    Hyderabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Hyderabad on Monday achieved the distinction of becoming first Indian candidate city to host Formula E world championship and is expected to host the first race of electric cars between November this year and March 2023.

IMD predicts moderate rain over coastal areas of TN
Catalogue of Indian Emission Inventory Reports launched
  • Catalogue of Indian Emission Inventory Reports launched(14:02)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in partnership with Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), has launched the 'Catalogue of Indian Emission Inventory Reports' that aims to aid policymakers and scientists prepare a reckoner of all the work done in this area.

Benhail Antao and Louise Remedios' 'wild' experiences of rescuing snakes in Goa
Parliament's Jt panel invites views on Biodiversity Bill
  • Parliament's Jt panel invites views on Biodiversity Bill(12:42)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Almost a month after its formation, the Joint Committee of Parliamentarians has invited suggestions from people on the Biological Diversity (Amendment) Bill, 2021 that was introduced in the Lok Sabha last month.

Delhi's first electric bus to be flagged off
  • Delhi's first electric bus to be flagged off(11:26)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) After months of waiting, Delhi will get its first of the 300 proposed electric buses with women and differently-abled-friendly features on Monday.

Cold day continues in Delhi for fifth straight day: IMD
Minimum temperatures improve as J&K, Ladakh brace for 3 days of inclement weather
Agritech startup DeHaat acquires Helicrofter to empower farmers