Ranchi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Jharkhand Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (PCCF) - Wildlife has sought a report on state DGP D.K. Pandey reportedly posing with a live snake around his neck.
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A gigantic tiger skin, about 11 feet long, was seized from Gariaband district in Chhattisgarh, police said on Thursday.
Beijing, Feb 15 (IANS) China will dredge a middle section of the Yangtze to improve water flow in the country's longest river.
Sydney, Feb 15 (IANS) Australia has lost almost all its crustacean reefs, the most threatened marine habitats in the country, from its coastline, according to a study released on Thursday.
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) It was a misty Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 11.6 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average, the weather office said.
Jammu/Srinagar, Feb 15 (IANS) Minimum temperatures throughout Jammu and Kashmir improved on Thursday as weather office forecast light rain till Tuesday.
Srinagar, Feb 14 (IANS) Weather improved across Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday as clouds gave way to a feeble winter sun.
Shimla, Feb 14 (IANS) After two days of widespread snowfall, Shimla, Manali and other hill destinations on Wednesday woke up to a bright, sunny but bone-chilling day, the weather office said.
Phnom Penh, Feb 14 (IANS) The US-based Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is encouraged by the Cambodian government's actions pursuing justice in connection to the murder of three rangers and is committed to continue working with the authorities to protect the Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary, it was announced on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) It was a misty Wednesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 10.2 degrees Celsius, the season's average, the weather office said.
Washington, Feb 13 (IANS) Climate change has accelerated sea level rise and the rate at which it is rising is increasing every year, a study citing satellite data has revealed.
Dehradun, Feb 13 (IANS) The mercury dropped drastically in the hill station of Mussoorie in Uttarakhand on Tuesday as a major hailstorm hit the town.
Shimla, Feb 13 (IANS) Popular tourist destinations Shimla and Manali continued to experience more snowfall on the second day on Tuesday, while lower hills across Himachal Pradesh were lashed by rain, bringing the temperature down by several notches.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) It was a misty morning here on Tuesday with the minimum temperature recorded at nine degrees Celsius, one notch below the season's average, the weather office said.
Srinagar, Feb 13 (IANS) After heavy snowfall in the hills and moderate rain and snow in the plains a day ago, the weather across Jammu and Kashmir is set to improve Tuesday onwards, the Met said.