Delhi records coldest November morning in at least 14 years
For the plains, the IMD declares a cold wave when the minimum temperature is 10 degrees Celsius or below and is 4.5 notches less than normal for two consecutive days.
Himalayan threat looms: Could China’s aggression make India get its act together?
India always had the Himalayas as a comfortable physical an...
Uttarakhand's pragmatic industrial policies attracting huge investments: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat
"Much development has taken place in Uttara...
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.
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.
China wants to build a Tibet with more wealth and less Buddhism
For China, showcasing Tibetans singing the Communist Party’s praises helps affirm its legitimacy to rule the region, something that’s weighed on Beijing’s ties with the West since a failed uprising in 1959 forced the Dalai Lama to flee and set up a government-in-exile in India.
MyMoneyMantra founder once got lost in the Himalayas, followed a goat to safety
Raj Khosla enjoys solitude on holidays and cherishes his ‘me-time'.
'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.
Mike Pompeo, Mark Esper to arrive in India today for 2+2 Ministerial dialogue
The Indian side will be represented by the Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar and Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
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.
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.
A foreign hand afoot in the Himalayas?
An F16 is a more accepted object than Nessie or yeti, and more easily identifiable too.
Quad Ministers vow to make supply chains resilient, Indo-Pacific free & open
At their second meeting since 2019, held in the backdrop of the ongoing border tensions between China and India, the foreign ministers of Japan, Australia and India, and the US secretary of state called for a coordinated response to the challenges including financial problems emanating from the pandemic.
Mysterious footprints found in the Himalayas. Army says it could be of mythical snowman
"This elusive snowman has only been sighted at Makalu-Barun National Park in the past," the Indian Army tweeted earlier.
Bhutan’s upcoming tourism policy likely to cause strong impact on tourism trade in Eastern India
Currently, Bhutan charges every foreign visitor $ 250 per day including $65 ‘Sustainable Development Fee (SDF)’ and $40 visa charge. But ‘Regional Tourists’ from India, Bangladesh and Maldives need not to pay SDF or visa fee. Now Bhutan is going to introduce SDF and a “permit processing fee” for the regional tourists too.