New Delhi: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has kicked off a special sanitation drive ahead of the festive season, the civic body said Wednesday.
The SDMC has started the
London: A Canadian astronaut takes part in the underwater mission designed to give a taste of what it would be like in the space orbit and is currently living on the floor of the Atlantic Ocean
New Delhi: A high-level committee has been constituted by the government to review various environment laws in order to bring them in line with "current requirements", an official said
New Delhi: In order to cut down on time needed for financial closure of renewable energy projects, PTC India Financial Services and PFC Green Energy Wednesday signed an initial agreement for
Beijing: China, the biggest greenhouse gas emitter, Wednesday said it has registered a 5 per cent drop in its carbon intensity after the world's second largest economy made further structural
New Delhi: Unprecedented rainfall, unplanned urbanisation and lack of preparedness are the basic reasons behind the floods which have devastated Jammu and Kashmir, a Delhi-based environment
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Policy Analyst Devinder Sharma in an interview to OneWorld South Asia has urged the NDA government for providing assured monthly income to the Indian
Washington: The US space agency, NASA, is developing the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Lidar device to map forests on Earth in 3D and increase understanding of their role in
Rajahmundry (AP): Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister and Home Minister N Chinarajappa said here Tuesday that the state government is taking steps to provide all infrastructure facilities
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Washington: Indian scientist and ecologist Kamal Bawa has won the prestigious Midori Prize in Biodiversity 2014 for his research that included climate change in the
New Delhi: Israel has expressed interest in sharing its expertise on water purification and waste water treatment under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project for cleaning river Ganga.
Geneva: The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a new record high in 2013, propelled by a surge in levels of carbon dioxide, the World Meteorological Organisation warned today
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New Delhi: You will probably be moved to tears when you read this whole story. It's the story of Raju, the elephant who wept as he was rescued from fifty
London: Thousands of activists are expected to participate in a march in New York, London and eight other cities worldwide, including Delhi, to pressure world leaders to take action on global
New Delhi: India and Germany Monday agreed to prepare a roadmap for cooperation in skill development, solid waste management and cleaning of rivers as visiting Foreign Minister Frank Walter
Jorhat (Assam): A female elephant calf died Monday after it fell into a drain in a tea garden in Numaligarh area of Golaghat district, forest officials said.
The elephant fell into a
Jorhat (Assam): An adult female rhino died Monday in Kaziranga National Park after being trapped in mud for three days, a forest official said.
The female rhino was trapped in a mud
Toronto: Do you relish the flavour of peaches? You can now thank the Chinese for domesticating the fruit some 7,500 years ago, a study suggests.
Domestic peaches enjoyed worldwide
Washington: A massive 100 million-year-old ancient extinct volcano has been discovered lurking four kilometres underwater in one of the least explored areas of the Pacific Ocean.
Aligarh: A new variant of a superbug has been accidentally discovered by researchers at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), an expert here said.
Asad Ullah Khan, associate professor
Berlin: Archerfish hunt by shooting jets of water at unsuspecting insects, spiders, or even small lizards on leaves or twigs above, knocking them into the water below before gobbling them up,
New Delhi: British special representative on climate change Sir David King has said India should adopt the solar energy route to bring down carbon emissions, without compromising on its
New Delhi: They might be the farmer’s friend, but the population of India’s domestic animals is declining, according to India’s nineteenth livestock
Indore: In a rare experiment, four cubs were born after the successful mating of a Royal Bengal Tiger with a white tigress at Kamla Nehru Zoo here.
"This is for the first time in
Montreal (Canada): Creating a sanctuary to protect international waters surrounding the North Pole would be supported by a huge majority of people across 30 countries, a Greenpeace poll has
Day in Pics: 18th September
Showbiz World - September 18, 2014
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