Environment

Misty Monday morning in Delhi

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 09:10

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) It was a misty Monday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 22.5 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average, the Met Office said.

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Stubble-burning in Punjab, Haryana: Few options for farmers

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 11:40

Chandigarh, Oct 8 (IANS) With the central and state governments, and even the National Green Tribunal (NGT), coming down heavily on stubble-burning in Punjab and Haryana, farmers in both the states say they have few options available to avoid burning the crop residue.

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Misty Sunday morning in Delhi

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 10:26

New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) It was a misty Sunday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 22.4 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average, the Met Office said.

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Two white tigers kill keeper in Bengaluru zoo

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 23:02

Bengaluru, Oct 7 (IANS) Two white tigers in Bannerghatta National Park here on Saturday mauled a keeper to death when he entered their den to feed them, an official said.

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Pleasant Saturday morning in Delhi

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 09:10

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) It was a pleasant Saturday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 21.6 degrees Celsius, season's average, the weather office said.

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Leopard rescued from Suzuki plant, production resumes

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 17:12

Gurugram, Oct 6 (IANS) A young leopard that strayed into the Suzuki Powertrain at Manesar in Haryana early on Thursday was rescued unhurt on Friday, after which work resumed at the engine plant of the car major.

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Magnitude-6 quake hits Japan

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 15:22

Tokyo, Oct 6 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale jolted Japan's Fukushima prefecture on Friday.

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Pleasant Friday morning in Delhi

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 09:50

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) It was a pleasant Friday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 22.5 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average. The sky will remain clear.

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Rat snake caught in police officer's residence

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 19:24

Agra, Oct 5 (IANS) A nearly seven-foot-long rat snake was on Thursday rescued from the official residence of Senior Superintendent of Police Amit Pathak here.

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Leopard enters Suzuki plant, production hit

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 19:14

Gurugram, Oct 5 (IANS) A young leopard that strayed into the Suzuki Powertrain at Manesar in Haryana early on Thursday remained untraced despite a vigorous hunt for the animal. Production in the plant has been hit.

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Snow leopard photographed in Arunachal (With picture)

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 19:10

New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) In a first, photo evidence confirms the presence of elusive feline snow leopard in the high altitude region of Arunachal Pradesh at 3,900 metres above sea level.

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Indonesian villagers eat 'defeated' giant python

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 11:36

Jakarta, Oct 5 (IANS) A giant python in an Indonesian village met an unfortunate end when it was eaten after it was defeated by a local man, the media reported on Thursday.

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