India won’t succumb to pressure of developed countries on climate change issue: Javadekar

Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar today said that India will not succumb to pressure of developed countries on the …

Heat stroke claims 47 lives in Bihar

In Bihar, the number of those killed due to heat stroke has risen to 47 in Aurangabad, Gaya and Nawada …

Earthquakes cause sea level to rise faster than climate change: Aussie study

Major earthquakes can cause sea levels to rise at a dramatically faster rate than climate change, making them a more …

Major earth quakes raises sea level drastically faster than climatic change : study

 Major earthquakes can cause sea levels to rise at a dramatically faster rate than climate change, making them a more …

Rohtang Pass reopens in Himachal

In Himachal Pradesh, Rohtang Pass, the gateway to Lahaul and Spiti valley, has been re-opened. A large number of Lahaul …

414 million pieces of plastic found on remote islands

A recent survey on plastic pollution found an estimated 414 million pieces of plastic including nearly one million shoes and …

NSG commandos summit Mt Everest in maiden attempt

Commandos of the National Security Guard, NSG, scaled the Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak, in their maiden attempt.  The …

NGT directs 18 states, 2 UTs to submit action plan on utilization of treated wastewater

The National Green Tribunal today directed 18 states and two Union Territories to submit an action plan to ensure utilization …

Ladakh receives season’s heaviest snowfall

The Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir has received the season’s heaviest snowfall yesterday. The nearly 10 inch thick snow …

Authorities issue avalanche warning for five districts of Himachal

In Himachal Pradesh, State Disaster Management Authority (HPSDMA) has issued an advisory asking residents in five districts to stay away …