Monsoon likely to hit Delhi, nearby regions by June 25: IMD Deputy Director
Indian Meteorological Department Deputy Director Anand Sharma inf...
Rising floods, droughts & storms may hit India's food security, public health: First official report on climate change
The report says that ...
Good rainfall activity expected next week: IMD
Monsoon had hit Kerala on June 1 on its normal onset date. The IMD had earlier predicted that ...
New road will shorten Kailash Mansarovar yatra by six days
The Border Road Organisation (BRO) completed the 80 km stretch connecting Ghatiabgarh and Lipulekh on April 17. After the trials were successful, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh opened the road by video conferencing on Friday.
Why are Chinese and Indian troops fighting in a remote Himalayan valley?
China said its troops were engaged in a "violent physical confrontation" with Indian soldiers, but has given no details of those killed or wounded.
Extinction Watch: Solitary in nature, very few in the wild
This is a solitary species that is most often seen alone or in pairs, and rarely in parties of 4-5, which perhaps are family groups. It feeds characteristically by standing in fast flowing rivers.
'I burst into tears': Kate Winslet recalls India visit, says man from Himalayas recognised her as Rose from 'Titanic'
The actor said she is proud of the James Cameron-directed movie.
Water insecurity rising in Hindu Kush Himalayan region: Study
The study covering 13 towns across four countries - Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Pakistan shows that the interlinkages of water availability, water supply systems, rapid urbanisation, and consequent increase in water demand (both daily and seasonal) are leading to increasing water insecurity in towns in the HKH region.
MyMoneyMantra founder once got lost in the Himalayas, followed a goat to safety
Raj Khosla enjoys solitude on holidays and cherishes his ‘me-time'.
Court's job to strike balance between liberty and security concerns in Jammu & Kashmir: Supreme Court
Quoting the famous opening paragraph of Charles Dickens' novel, 'A Tale of Two Cities', a bench headed by Justice N V Ramana said Jammu and Kashmir has been a hot bed of terrorist insurgencies for many years.
In India-China crisis, an India-US bonanza in view
Experts say India could finally end equivocation about openly aligning itself with the long-eager US.
Watch: Indian Railways working to finish its toughest mountain project
Indian Railways has revealed how it is working to finish the Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link Project — its toughest mountain railway constructi...
How Indian Railways is working to finish its toughest project yet
The project, which was declared a national project in 2002 with full central funding to speed up the work, missed several deadlines — in 2007, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019. It was halted in 2008 after concerns were raised about its safety and alignment.
North Indian states facing rain deficit
The situation is still manageable as most parts of north India received adequate rainfall in June, except in western UP where it has been one-third less than the normal this season. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) expects rainfall to be “subdued” in the region until at least the end of this week.
Indian Army reportedly spots Yeti footprints on Himalayas
The Indian Army has claimed that an expedition team sighted the "mysterious Footprints of mythical beast 'Yeti'" at the Makalu Base Camp in ...