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Dolphin, India's national aquatic animal

The Centre has declared dolphins a national aquatic animal in order to save the rare freshwater species from disappearing from the country's aqua map."Like we have tiger as a national animal and......

SC asks Centre to respond on safety measures at Kudankulam

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre and Atomic Energy Regulatory Board on implementation of safety guidelines issued by it for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil......

Lankan Navy arrests 38 Tamil Nadu fishermen

Thirty-eight Tamil Nadu fishermen were on Thursday arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary line, three days after fishermen representatives of India......

25 Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan navy on Tuesday arrested 25 Indian fishermen for allegedly poaching in the country's waters, officials said. Naval spokesman Kosala Warnakulasuriya said 25 fishermen have been......

Kaziranga, Pabitora wildlife sanctuaries reopen after monsoon

Wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers have started flocking to Assam’s two principal habitats of one-horned rhinoceros, Kaziranga National Park and Pabitora Wildlife sanctuary, which......

Now, plastic bags can produce diesel

Plastic shopping bags, an abundant source of litter on land and at sea, can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist......

China's service sector may beat manufacturing for first time

In a major sign of transformation of manufacturing-dominated Chinese economy, annual output of its service sector may exceed that of the manufacturing sector for the first time ever in 2013, an......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

Sethusamudram controversy back in the spotlight

There seems to be no end to the 16-year-old war over the controversial Sethusamudram project. The project involves dredging the stretch of water between Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka to make it......

ArcelorMittal Orbit: An architectural wonder

An amazing architectural masterpiece, 'ArcelorMittal Orbit' is a 115 metres (377 ft) high observation tower in the Olympic Park in Stratford, London.The stunning steel sculpture is situated between......

Pix: South stars hot up 2011 calendar

Southscope magazine treated us to some great pictures of Southern stars on their 2011 calendar. Here's a look at some of them: Shriya Saran The beautiful Shriya has acted in many languages......

Schwarzenegger may return to acting

Get your lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood, right here! Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has now completed a seven-year term as the Governor of California, has hinted that he may return to......

Picking Bollywood's favourite dancing queens

From Vyjayantimala's Honthon Mein Aisi Baat to Madhuri Dixit's Aaja Nachle, from Helen's cabarets to Sridevi's ada, there's no dearth of talent in Bollywood when it comes to......

2019 World Aquatics C'ships: Korean officials guilty of forgery

Two South Korean government officials were handed suspended six-month prison sentences on Friday after they were found guilty of forging documents for southern city Gwangju's successful bid to host......

Sneak a peek to swimming World championships preparation

When the curtain falls in Barcelona and the world’s best aquatic athletes would aim to climb the podium at the 15th FINA World Championships in the Catalan capital. The most exciting,......

Water wonder Phelps's mystique shattered by Lochte

The crowd at the Olympic Aquatics Centre arrived late, as if they were trying to stall off the inevitable. Anyone with a prized ticket to the first big showdown of the London Games had to know......

China takes first gold of Olympic diving test event

London's striking new Olympic Aquatics Centre hosted its first day of competitive action on Monday with China's dominant divers predictably striking gold in a World Cup event chosen to test the......

Aquatics Nationals: D'Souza breaks freestyle record

Karnataka swimmer Aaron Agnel D'Souza on Sunday bettered his personal national record in the 100m freestyle event in the 65th Senior National Aquatics Championships which drew to a close in Ranchi......
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pravin
Q. Which of these is an aquatic animal?Mud turtleBox turtlePainted turtle
Pravin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-of-these-is-an-aquatic-animalmud-turtlebox-turtlepaint/26987737/answers/

Nauty
Q. what is the national Aquatic animal of India ?SwordfishBlue WhaleDolphinShark
Nauty:  A. Bull more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-national-aquatic-animal-of-india-swordfishblue-w/26761704/answers/26987741

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Q. What is the Definition of Penguin?
Sowmya Shree:  A. Frog more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-definition-of-penguin/26661842/answers/26761744

The abuser
Q. Why have humans evolved to have less body hair than apes?
The Abuser:  A. Penguin is a noun referring to erect short-legged flightless aquatic birds normally found in the southern hemisphere. The birds are of various...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-have-humans-evolved-to-have-less-body-hair-than-apes/26452762/answers/26661851

  Web results for Aquatics
UN urges coordinated action on food security

New York, Apr 23 : Overfishing, habitat destruction and pollution are atop the agenda of a United Nations-backed summit on the role of oceans in... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-42578.html
Odisha Govt.'s kayoing effect kindled Karlapat!

Odisha government's jocularity and jiggered jungle policy has created a jinx. It's an act of jinking for jungle. Karlapat's kafkaesque has proved... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/odisha-govts-kayoing-effect-kindled-karlapat/15896978.shtml
Green tribunal warns UP on effluent discharge into Ganga

has asked the UPPCB to hold a meeting within a week to work out the modalities for checking pollution in Ganga. Taking a strong note to the... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/ganga-river-pollution-national-green-tribunal-uppcl-industrial-effluents/1/357092.html
Not all green's good, discovers showpiece lake

Neglected river Subernarekha and so-called pampered reservoir Jayanti Sarovar are now both looking similar in Jamshedpur. Like Subernarekha, the... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140423/jsp/jharkhand/story_18268630.jsp
Global Oceans Action Summit for Food Security and Blue Growth opens in The Hague

Ministers and senior representatives from governments, the fishing industry, coastal communities, science and civil society are coming together at... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3591608

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