NGT notice to Centre, Haryana for constructing road in Aravallis

Gurugram: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday issued notices to the Centre and the Haryana government for allegedly violating the law and damaging the Aravalli hills while constructing a road in the foothills, an activist said. The above land falls under the deemed forest area and as per the MoEF notification of 1992 The NGT issued the notices More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Snowfall buries Moscow in white hours before Lokomotiv-Atletico clash

Moscow: A large snowstorm on Thursday covered the Russian capital in white just hours before the second leg of the Europa League round of 16 clash between Lokomotiv Moscow and Atletico Madrid was slated to kick More...

By Agencies On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Seven killed, lakhs without power as massive storm pounds US

Washington: At least seven people were killed and over one million left without power as a massive storm continued to pummel the US East Coast on Saturday with drenching rain, howling winds and surging waves. The More...

By Agencies On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Switzerland’s Geneva airport closed due to adverse weather, snowfall

Geneva: A persistent blizzard on Thursday saw Geneva waking up to snowed-in streets, stranded buses, delays in the transport system and the closure of the city’s airport, according to Switzerland’s federal More...

By Agencies On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

NGT wants action plan over virus in Uttarakhand national park

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday asked the Uttarakhand government to formulate an action plan to tackle an unidentified virus infecting wildlife in Gangotri National Park. Uttarakhand has More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Milky Way stars kicked out by invading galaxies spotted

London: An international team of astronomers has discovered evidence to show that some stars located in the Galactic halo surrounding the Milky Way were original residents of our galaxy but were kicked out from More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Fresh snowfall in Himchal, cold tightens grip

Shimla: The continuing cold tightened its grip over Himachal Pradesh on Sunday as the higher reaches of the state received a fresh spell of snow. However, there was widespread rainfall in the low and mid hills, More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Himachal hills likely to witness snowfall this weekend

Shimla: Wish to witness snow this weekend, draw plans to visit Himachal Pradesh as the state meteorological department has predicted chances of snowfall at many places in the hill state. Tourist resort Manali, some More...

By Agencies On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Heavy snowfall on Uttarakhand hills

Dehradun: Heavy snowfall was reported on Thursday from the hilly tracts of Uttarakhand, including Hemkund Saheb, Badrinath and Kedarnath. This has lead to a dip in the mercury. The sudden snow has not really disrupted More...

By Agencies On Sunday, February 18th, 2018

‘Rock stripes’ on Mars could suggest actions of water

Washington: NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity, which reached its 5,000th Martian day, or sol, this week has observed possible “rock stripes” that could suggest actions of water, wind or other processes More...