New Delhi: With an aim to attract large- scale investment in the country's renewable sector, India will host its first Renewable Energy Global Investors Meet and Expo - 'RE-INVEST' - from
Kolkata: After China and USA, India has the third largest ecological footprint in the world, according to a report released Tuesday.
China's share of ecological footprint, which is a
New Delhi: Looking for data on past tsunamis for a better understanding of the natural phenomenon, a team of researchers has come upon evidence which suggests that the Indian coast was hit by a
New Delhi: As India marks the official end of Southwest Monsoon Tuesday, it is left with a -12 per cent rain shortfall after a third of its territory witnessed deficient precipitation during
New Delhi: It's been a clean-up week in central government offices with cobwebs being cleaned up, corridor clutter removed, old furniture discarded or overhauled, and office environs spruced up
Washington: A new study has revealed that despite its apparent stability, the massive ice sheet covering most of Greenland is more sensitive to climate change than earlier estimates have
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London: Raising huge concerns over the safety and survival chances of wildlife, a new report has revealed that global wild animal population has been halved in 40
Thiruvananthapuram: Eram Scientific, manufacturers of the country's first eToilet, here Tuesday unveiled the world's cheapest unmanned, self-cleaning eToilet with inbuilt solar panel and
Jerusalem: Scientists have found that acidification in ocean can lead to disintegration of the coral reefs.
While coral reefs are the most ecologically diverse and productive
London: Dolphins are sensitive to magnetic stimuli, as they behave differently when swimming near magnetised objects, a new study has found.
The research by Dorothee Kremers and her
Washington: Heat waves last year in Asia, Europe and Australia were influenced by human-caused climate change, but not all extreme weather events could be linked to global warming, scientists
Paris: Wildlife numbers have plunged by more than half in just 40 years as Earth`s human population has nearly doubled, a survey of over 3,000 vertebrate species revealed on Tuesday.
Tortuguero (Costa Rica): Nestled in the Costa Rican Caribbean is Tortuguero, a small village surrounded by fresh water, the sea and the splendours of nature that it has learned to preserve for
Bhubaneswar: A group of volunteers from Odisha have claimed to have discovered a new species of snake which has been named after this coastal state as Lycodon Odishii.
The new finding
Canberra: Land-ice decay at the end of the last five ice-ages caused global sea levels to rise at rates of up to 5.5 metres per century, according to a new study.
New Delhi: From photo competitions to cleanliness drives at schools and historic monuments, the government is exerting in every way to make Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for Swachh Bharat
Washington: Scientists have found crucial information on how birds evolved with the help of most comprehensive dinosaur family tree ever.
The study showed that the familiar anatomical
Kohima: The Nagaland forest department has appealed to people not to harm migratory bird Amur Falcons in the state and instead provide them with a safe passage.
In every October, huge
Washington: The US will create the world's largest marine reserve, stretching over about 1,270,000 sq km of the Pacific ocean, the White House press service said.
US President Barack
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the "Swachh Bharat Mission", a campaign to clean India, on Oct 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
The mission aims to
Thiruvananthapuram: The century-old zoological park here has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure
New York: Increased use of natural gas will not help arrest carbon dioxide (CO2) emission significantly because it delays the widespread construction of low-carbon energy facilities, such as
United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was recognized in New York by the South-South Awards for his role in leading the world's efforts to combat climate change.
New York: India will take action on climate change not "at somebody's dictation" but on its own volition, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Washington: US President Barack Obama will create the world's largest marine sanctuary in the Pacific Ocean in a bid to protect sea life from climate change, the White House has said.
Day in Pics: 30th September
Showbiz World - September 30, 2014
George Clooney - Amal Alamuddin grand Venice wedding