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Winter across India to be colder than last year: IMD

Winter across India to be colder than last year: IMD

Winter this year is likely to be colder than last year but warmer than normal across the country, particularly in the northern region, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. During…

Violators refusing fine to pay additional cost: NGT

Violators refusing fine to pay additional cost: NGT

Any person refusing to pay environment compensation for causing air pollution would be slapped with an additional fine and served notice to appear before the National Green Tribunal, the green…

Kerala’s 26% water sources polluted: Study

Kerala’s 26% water sources polluted: Study

Amid the state government’s efforts to rejuvenate and reclaim water sources, a study has come up with a startling finding that 26.90 per cent of water sources in Kerala are…

29% deficiency in monsoon rainfall in Kerala

29% deficiency in monsoon rainfall in Kerala

With 29.1 per cent deficiency in rainfall during the current monsoon in Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told the assembly that the government was committed to step up water conservation…

Largest volcanic region on Earth discovered under Antarctica

Largest volcanic region on Earth discovered under Antarctica

Scientists have uncovered the largest volcanic region on Earth – consisting of almost 100 volcanoes – two kilometres below the surface of the vast Antarctic ice sheet. Researchers at Edinburgh…

U.S isolated as India, other G20 members back Paris climate pact

U.S isolated as India, other G20 members back Paris climate pact

India joined 18 other G20 members to strongly support the fight against global warming by terming the Paris climate deal as ‘irreversible’, leaving the U.S, which walked out of the…

Monsoon may hit Kerala before May 30: IMD

Monsoon may hit Kerala before May 30: IMD

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted the onset of the monsoon in Kerala on May 30 this year, but the seasonal rainfall may arrive a day before. Ministry of…

Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year: IMD

Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year: IMD

The Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year, a news which will augur well for the farming community and the economy. India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General K.J Ramesh said…

World moving towards green economy: United Nations

World moving towards green economy: United Nations

Highlighting India’s growing solar capacity, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said the world is moving towards a green economy at a time when ‘unprecedented’ climate change is posing a threat…

Global climate goals within ‘feasible’ reach: Survey

Global climate goals within ‘feasible’ reach: Survey

Led by cuts in coal-based power plants and thrust on renewable energy by India and China, the construction of such plants globally has witnessed a decline, indicating that global climate…

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