New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) It was a misty Wednesday morning here in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 13.3 degrees Celsius, four notches above the season's average, the weather office said.
Jammu/Srinagar, Dec 6 (IANS) Jammu city and Leh town witnessed the coldest night of the season so far on Wednesday even as the minimum temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained below freezing point.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Rivers in north Konkan, north Maharashtra and Gujarat are likely to swell due to rainfall caused by cyclone Ockhi, the Water Resources Ministry said on Tuesday.
Jaipur, Dec 5 (IANS) Clouds shielded the Jaipur sky and a cold breeze kept people packed inside their houses on Tuesday due to the severe impact of cyclonic storm Ockhi.
Nairobi, Dec 5 (IANS) Antimicrobial resistance from environmental pollution is among the biggest emerging health threats, a UN Environment report said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) On a day the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) marked world's first "Smog Day", to remember those who died due to air pollution, Delhi-NCR's air quality dipped to "severe" on Tuesday afternoon.
Taipei, Dec 5 (IANS) A record-breaking nine-hour rainbow appeared in the Taiwanese capital of Taipei, the media reported on Tuesday.
Nairobi, Dec 5 (IANS) It's not right to blame the Indian government alone for the skyrocketing pollution in national capital New Delhi and neighbouring areas but even so, there is too much politics on the issue, the country's only cosmonaut has said.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) It was a foggy morning here on Tuesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 13.7 degrees Celsius, five notches above the season's average, the weather office said.
Jammu/Srinagar, Dec 5 (IANS) Temperatures in Jammu and Kashmir plummeted further on Tuesday, with Bannihal town in Jammu region dropping below the freezing point at minus 0.9 degree Celsius.
Nairobi, Dec 4 (IANS) This year has been the deadliest for environmental women defenders, with 200 assignations reported across the globe, and most of them were killed over land and forest conflicts, rights activists said on Monday.
Nairobi, Dec 4 (IANS) The global political leadership and partnerships at all levels need to act in unison. Lifestyle changes, low-carbon tech investments and advocacy are also a step towards making the planet pollution-free, a United Nations Environment report said on Monday.
Kathmandu, Dec 4 (IANS) Global warming is not only posing serious threat to glaciers, it will also result in a loss of 33 per cent of total ice volume in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region by the end of the century, leading dire consequences for people living there.
Srinagar, Dec 4 (IANS) At minus 3.7 degrees Celsius on Monday Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of the season so far as Leh recorded the coldest temperature in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 12, the Met said.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) It was cold Monday morning in Delhi with minimum temperature recorded at 8.3 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, a Met official said.