Cold wave conditions continue to sweep North India

The biting cold continued to sweep North India with fresh snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. Higher reaches …

Rain brings down mercury in Delhi

Overnight rains in the National Capital that continued till today morning bought down the mercury and led to a significant …

Delhi air quality in ‘severe category’ for second consecutive day

The air quality in the national capital is in the severe category for the second consecutive day today. The city …

Heavy rains disrupt normal life in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rain in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry during the next 24 hours. Authorities have …

Govt envisages establishing National Coastal Mission to address impact of climate change: Javadekar

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar today said the government has envisaged establishing a National Coastal Mission under …

Cold wave intensifies due to snowfall in higher reaches of HP

In Himachal Pradesh cold wave intensified following snowfall in higher reaches and rain in plain areas. Kinnaur, Lahul Spiti and …

Mercury drops in Ladakh, Kargil after light rain and snowfall

In Ladakh, Kargil received light rain and snowfall after regular interval and due to which the temperature dipped to -3.1 …

Different factors responsible for air pollution in various cities: Javadekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has emphasized that urban forestry, school nurseries and public participation are needed to reduce the …

Lok Sabha discusses air pollution in Delhi; Members across party lines urge govt to take effective steps to address menace

Members cutting across party lines demanded in the Lok Sabha integrated action by the government to deal with air pollution. …

Air quality remains severe in national capital

The air quality in Delhi remained in the severe category today, with AQI being recorded at 460. An AQI between …