New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The US-based Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) on Wednesday announced that eggs of nine critically endangered Siamese crocodiles have been hatched in Cambodia.
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) It was a sunny morning here on Wednesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 28 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average.
Shimla, Aug 16 (IANS) Two mild quakes were recorded simultaneously on Wednesday in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba region, which witnessed tremors for three consecutive days in May, an official said.
Bengaluru, Aug 15 (IANS) Bengaluru early on Tuesday witnessed a record 180mm rainfall in barely three hours, the heaviest downpour in August since 1890, an official said.
Bengaluru, Aug 15 (IANS) Bengaluru early on Tuesday witnessed a record 180 mm rainfall in barely three hours, the heaviest downpour in August in over 100 years.
Warsaw, Aug 15 (IANS) Some 30,000 hectares of forests have been completely destroyed after strong winds and thunderstorms hit Poland on the night of August 11.
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) There is a possibility of mercury rising by a degree over Monday's maximum temperature of 35.8 degrees Celsius while rains will not spoil the 71st Independence Day celebrations in the national capital on Tuesday, weather officials said.
Ranchi, Aug 14 (IANS) An elephant died due to electrocution in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district on Monday, police said.
Shimla, Aug 14 (IANS) Some parts of Himachal Pradesh may experience heavy rainfall till Tuesday, a weather official said on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) It was a sunny Monday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 27.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average.
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The national capital experienced a warm Sunday and the India Meteorological Department forecast no immediate relief -- only thundery weather during the week with no sign of rain.
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) It was a sunny Sunday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 27.3 degrees Celsius, normal for the season's average. The Met has forecast a partly cloudy day ahead.
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Union Forest Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday launched a 15-month-long campaign -- Gaj Yatra -- to raise awareness about the shrinking space for India's wild elephants and their corridors.
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Aiming for complete elimination of man-animal conflict, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday called for a model to fix the elephant habitats and corridors.
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) With 60 per cent of the Asian elephant population, India is home to a total of 27,312 free-ranging megaherbivores, an official said here on Saturday on the occasion of the release of a census report to mark the World Elephant Day.