Marine debris damaging coral reefs: NIO scientist
Marine debris damaging coral reefs: NIO scientist

The increasing amount of marine debris like plastic, glass, rubber and others break or damage reef, a senior scientist said here.

Coral reefs facing heat of thermal, chemical impact: Experts
Coral reefs facing heat of thermal, chemical impact: Experts

Coral reefs which are home to over 25 per cent of marine life, are facing a double blow across the globe in the form of thermal and chemical impact, a senior scientist said.

SAARC must capture the imagination of our people: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif congratulate Nepal for holding the SAARC summit and expresses his gratitude to the Nepali PM Koirala. He says that SAARC must capture the imagination of our people and must strengthen regional cooperation between the SAARC nations.

Nawaz Sharif`s son says Pakistan has high hopes from Narendra Modi

Hussain Sharif, the eldest son of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said there are huge expectations from India`s Prime Minister-to-be, Narendra Modi back home, and hoped that India under Modi would live up to them.

Feels great when neighbours are friends: Meenakshi Lekhi

Bharatiya Janata Party (VJP) leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Sunday said that it feels great when India is friends with other neighbouring countries and added that it was wonderful meeting Bhutan Prime Minister Lyonchen Tshering Tobgay.

Over 6000 personnel to keep vigil during Modi`s swearing-in

A multi-layered security apparatus has been put in place for Narendra Modi`s swearing-in as India`s 14th Prime Minister at forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday, to be witnessed by nearly 4000 invitees including heads of state and government of SAARC nations.

Modi`s swearing-in preparations underway at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Preparations are underway at the Rashtrapati Bhavan for May 26 swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as the country`s 15th Prime Minister which will be attended by heads of SAARC nations.

Mobile technology to track missing children in SAARC nations

Using mobile and GPS technologies, a SAARC body is trying to develop a digital system to track missing children at the regional level and combat cross-border trafficking.

India to consider multiple visa for scribes from SAARC nations

India will consider granting multiple visa to journalists from SAARC nations, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said Sunday.

India to showcase tiger conservation success to SAARC nations

India will showcase its
success story in re-introducing big cats in Rajasthan`s
Sariska tiger reserve to the SAARC nations when their
environment ministers meet here on Tuesday.