Mediterranean citrus under threat

Researchers work to check spread of greening disease in the region that exports most of its fruits After decimating orange groves in Florida and trees...

#NonbankableSystem

Recent unfolding of financial frauds amounting to billions of rupees have brought the credibility of #publicsectorbanks under the scanner. Unveiling o...

Centre to fund 90% of cost to get Ken-Betwa linking started

Modi Likely To Lay Foundation Stone Of ₹18,000Cr Project By March NEW DELHI: Seeking to quickly set in motion implementation of its ambitious Ken-Betw...

Migratory birds return to their favourite haunts

NEW DELHI: With winter having set in, migratory birds are flocking to the capital in large numbers. Their favouritehaunts are the Yamuna floodplain an...

Govt implementing project to study long term impact of climate change on seas

By PTI: The objective set out by the Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences is to map the biogeochemical features of India's waters. Th...

Earth is on brink of sixth mass extinction

Ian Johnston THE INDEPENDENT Scientists Say 25% Of All Mammals, 13% Of Birds Are At Risk As Humans Corner Resources Humans are bringing about the sixt...

Vibrant Bhutan

By Dr Arvind Kumar* *Author is President, chair and founder of India Water Foundation, New Delhi. He was recently in Thimpu, capital of Bhutan, to par...

Delhi Jal Board aims to increase water supply this summer

Damini Nath Delhi’s supply of raw water not increased, but the water utility seeks to improve efficiency and reduce losses Come peak summer, the Delhi...

Only 13 of 145 Ganga projects completed

New Delhi: Centre's ambitious `Namami Gange' programme will complete two years next month, but it has not yet picked up the desired pace on the ground...

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