World Environment Day: Data shows the world has lost a Switzerland-size area of primary rainforest in 2019
In order to stop deforestation, researchers say emphasis must be placed on changing the incentives driving forest loss on a domestic, local level.
The Amazon was historically too wet to burn on a large scale, but climate change and deforestation have made it hotter and dryer.
Discoveries of new species is the outcome of perseverance, years of fieldwork & long periods of looking at museum records.
2019 closed out a “lost decade” for the world’s tropical forests, with surging deforestation from Brazil to the Congo Basin.
The new reactor reduces the number of steps & the amount of hydrogen lost in conventional reactions.
Supreme Court accepts Centre's proposal to have colour-coded stickers for vehicles running on different fuels in Delhi-NCR
The Supreme Court on Monday accepted Centre's proposal to have hologram-based colour-coded stickers on vehicles that would help in identifying automobiles running on various kinds of fuels.
Apple Watch user in the United States claims that the device detected a blood clot in his lungs, saving his life
The Apple Watch app notified him that his heart rate was continuously above his usual heart rate of 54 beats per minute.
Travelling on Delhi Metro will pinch your pockets from Tuesday with the decks cleared for another fare hike, which will lead to an increase of Rs 10 for all travels beyond 5 km.
New concepts like hydroponics, organic gardening, home composting, and drip irrigation are also witnessing an uptake among customers across the country.
On this World Environment Day, we look at a few Indian individuals and families who have done their part in making this world a better place.
From speakers to alarm clock, we rounded up the best five eco-friendly technologies out there because what better way to celebrate Environment Day than going green!
WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi agreed on the need for tighter security in Baghdad's fortified Green Zone after protesters stormed the area, the White House said on Saturday.
BAGHDAD Iraqi security forces opened fire on protesters who stormed into Baghdad's heavily-fortified Green Zone on Friday and entered the cabinet building, drawing calls for revolt from a powerful Shi'ite Muslim cleric. Dozens of demonstrators were injured by tear gas and live fire, witnesses said
BAGHDAD Iraq's prime minister vowed on Thursday to prevent another breach of Baghdad's Green Zone, hours before a planned protest by followers of a senior Shi'ite cleric, hundreds of whom stormed the fortified complex last week. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's promise came just a day after he sacked Green Zone security chief, Lieutenant-General Mohammed Ridha, replacing him with Major General Kareem Abboud al-Tamimi, sources said. Ridha had appeared in videos kissing Sadr's hand as he entered Baghdad's Green Zone and began a sit-in in March.
For the bosses of the two leading parties in Tamil Nadu, green and yellow are the hues of the election season.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Washington shut down U.S. federal government offices on Monday, while New York prepared for a normal workday following the worst snowstorm in decades to ravage the U.S. East Coast, as residents of both cities frolicked in the freak snowfall
A magnitude 6.1 quake struck in the ocean 127 km (79 miles) west of the city of Asahikawa on the Japanese island of Hokkaido early on Tuesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It put the depth of the quake at 236 km, and originally reported the magnitude at 6.3.