New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) It was a pleasant Friday morning in the national capital with rainfall reported in several areas of the city and the National Capital Region that brought down the mercury.
Mathura, June 15 (IANS) Seventy-year-old Gajraj is finally free after being rescued by animal rights activists, and is being transferred to the lifetime care of Wildlife SOS at their Elephant Care and Conservation Center (ECCC) in Mathura.
Chandigarh, June 15 (IANS) Chandigarh and its surrounding areas experienced rainfall on Thursday, bringing respite from the sweltering heat.
Almost a hundred Chinese cities now have bike-sharing schemes. The bikes, in various colours, have GPS trackers and can be unlocked simply by scanning a barcode on the frame with your phone. China may be creating a new model of transportation that could be adopted globally.
Dehradun, June 15 (IANS) A warning for thundershowers and hailstorm was sounded in the hill state of Uttarakhand on Thursday.
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) It was a sunny Thursday morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.6 degrees Celsius -- one notch above the season's average, the Met Office said.
Dehradun, June 14 (IANS) With monsoon knocking at the hill state of Uttarakhand, the Jim Corbett tiger reserve and the Rajaji National Park, known for its elephant population, will be closed for tourists Thursday onward, an official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) It was a sunny Wednesday morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 29 degrees Celsius -- one notch above the season's average, the Met Office said.
Accra, June 13 (IANS/MAP) An environmental NGO has launched a tree planting project to assist in restoring the vegetative cover of mined areas in Ghana.
It was a chilly February day and Dangwen and his wildlife monitoring team were on patrol along the upper reaches of the Yangtze river. The river was frozen solid -- easy for poachers to walk over.
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) It was a partly cloudy Tuesday morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.1 degrees Celsius -- the season's average, the Met Office said.
Dehradun, June 13 (IANS) The monsoon season is expected to begin in Uttarakhand from June 20 even as rains continue to lash the hill state, a weather official said on Tuesday.
Rome, June 13 (IANS) Ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) countries on Monday agreed to language on an array of environmental topics, while said that the US stood apart from the other six countries on confronting climate change.
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) It was a warm day in Delhi on Monday with the maximum temperature settling at 39.6 degrees Celsius, normal for the season's average, even as the weather office predicted a partly cloudy Tuesday.