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Bengaluru: Bellandur Lake again spills toxic foam

Bengaluru: Bellandur Lake again spills toxic foam

Bellandur Lake on Tuesday once again spilled toxic foam after heavy overnight rain in Bengaluru.

Aug 15, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Water level in Nainital Lake sinks 18 feet below normal

Water level in Nainital Lake sinks 18 feet below normal

As per reports, the water level in the freshwater body has gone down by an unprecedented 18 feet below the normal level this summer, causing huge concerns amongst environmentalists and tourists alike.

May 26, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Largest desert freshwater lake in China sees expansion

Largest desert freshwater lake in China sees expansion

The surface area of the Hongjiannao lake, located in Shaanxi province, stood at 32.94 sq.km by the end of last year, up around 4.5 per cent year on year.

Mar 19, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
This heart shaped lake looks enchanting from space station!

This heart shaped lake looks enchanting from space station!

Expedition 50 astronaut Thomas Pesquet has shared a breathtaking view of a heart shaped lake from the space station on the occasion of Valentine's Day.

Feb 14, 2017, 22:51 PM IST
South American scientists unearth gigantic lake under volcano

South American scientists unearth gigantic lake under volcano

The lake was discovered almost 15 kilometers under this dormant volcano and scientists claim that this could probably help in unlocking facts on how volcanoes erupt.

Nov 10, 2016, 09:31 AM IST

Watch: Sabse Bada Rahasya

Check out a lake from which gold comes out in our segment, Sabse Bada Rahasya.

Dec 12, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Swelling lake in China threatens endangered wildlife

The lake is located in Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve, home to several endangered species, including Tibetan antelopes and wild yaks.

Oct 19, 2015, 12:23 PM IST
'Lakes' found on Saturn's moon Titan

'Lakes' found on Saturn's moon Titan

 A study using data from the joint NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) Cassini mission suggests the Saturn moon Titan's surface indentation that is similar to creation of sinkholes on the Earth.

Jun 22, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Three students feared drowned in Telangana

Three students were feared drowned in a lake in Adilabad district of Telangana on Thursday, police said.

May 21, 2015, 12:40 PM IST
Estonian `TiTanak` relives Mexico Rally lake crash

Estonian `TiTanak` relives Mexico Rally lake crash

Estonian Ott Tanak has relived the terrifying moment he crashed into a lake during the Rally of Mexico, dramatic footage of which was caught by helmet and on-board cameras.

Mar 08, 2015, 23:24 PM IST
More birds visit Chilika Lake

More birds visit Chilika Lake

The number of feathered guests to the famous Chilika lake in Odisha, the biggest waterfowl habitat in the country, increased this winter.

Jan 10, 2015, 12:50 PM IST

Water in artificial lake in Tughlakabad area contaminated

The environment ministry Wednesday told Delhi High Court that the artificial lake at the Tughlakabad Ridge area is contaminated and is posing threat to the birds and animals in the forest that depend on it.

Oct 15, 2014, 23:48 PM IST
Iceland's 'Loch Ness' monster video is 'authentic'

Iceland's 'Loch Ness' monster video is 'authentic'

The Icelandic commission has recently ruled the video of mythical ' Loch Ness' sea monster captured in 2012 to be "authentic."

Oct 05, 2014, 13:33 PM IST
Earth has 117 million lakes: Study

Earth has 117 million lakes: Study

Scientists have finally pinned down the number of lakes that exist on Earth - a grand total of 117 million.

Oct 05, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks test report on polluted water in 'lake'

The Delhi High Court Wednesday expressed strong displeasure at the government's inaction on its order to the environment ministry to get tested samples of "contaminated" water in a green forest area in Tughlakabad due to which birds are allegedly dying.

Oct 01, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Nepal artificial lake bursts suddenly, no casualties

 A vast artificial lake, formed after a massive landslide that blocked the Sunkoshi river in northeast Nepal last month, burst suddenly this morning but no casualties have been reported in the downstream areas so far.

Sep 07, 2014, 23:10 PM IST

Science garden mooted at 'Ramala Talao'

In a bid to restore the glory of the 600-year-old 'Ramala Talao' here, district authorities have drawn an ambitious plan to develop a 'Science Garden' at the historic lake on the lines of popular Kankaria lake at Ahmedabad in Gujarat after de-silting it.

Sep 03, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

Kashmiri-Americans to send fact finding team to Kaunsar Nag

Kashmiri-Americans will send a fact finding mission to Kausnar Nag in Jammu and Kashmir following reports in Pakistani media about a temporary mosque being constructed at this high-altitude oligotrophic lake.

Aug 17, 2014, 17:00 PM IST

India`s first jellyfish lake discovered

Marine biologists have discovered a jellyfish lake in Gujarat, probably the first such in India.

Aug 07, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

Saputara: An off beat weekend getaway near Mumbai

Bertram Fonseca tells you about his weekend trip to Saputara, Gujarat`s only hill station

Jun 11, 2014, 13:13 PM IST