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Heat wave sweeps north, east India; 16 dead in WB

Sixteen people succumbed to the heat wave in West Bengal as vast swathes of the country's northern and eastern plains continued to swelter, with temperatures settling above the normal mark at......

Why India is getting hotter by the year

  Scientists at the India Meteorological Department warn that not only has India turned hotter in the last two decades, but that heat waves are projected to become more intense, have longer......

Thousands relieved as landslide dammed Nepal river resumes flow

The danger of a possible flash flood in Nepal and India was averted on Monday as a landslide dammed river started flowing normally after sweeping away debris that had blocked it, allowing thousands......

Nepal warns India of flash floods after major landslide blocks river

Nepal has alerted India of possible flash floods in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh after massive landslides, likely triggered by recent devastating earthquakes, blocked Kali Gandaki river in western......

Flood threat in Nepal after landslide blocks river

A massive landslide in western Nepal has blocked a river that also flows through India, forcing thousands of people to flee to safety and triggering fears of a flood, officials said on Sunday. The......

The answer to Maoism? People-friendly growth

The challenge of Maoism can be met with equitable and inclusive socio-economic progress, writes B G Verghese.The Supreme Court on May 7 ruled that natural resources were national assets that......

Cold, fog to help wheat, but not other crops

The cold wave and intense fog across the northern states are deemed beneficial for the rabi crops, notably the main cereal, wheat. Agricultural experts have, however, advised farmers to protect......

Cold, fog to help wheat, but not other crops

The cold wave and intense fog across the northern states are deemed beneficial for the rabi crops, notably the main cereal, wheat. Agricultural experts have, however, advised farmers to protect......

Deficient rain: RBI to act

Poor monsoon is a matter of concern and could affect food prices, but the time is not ripe for the Reserve Bank to act, its Governor D Subbarao said on Friday."Yes, the agricultural situation is......

Global warming: Carbon trading not enough

By expressive their exasperation at not being able to convince the public and political leaders about how close the earth has come to climate catastrophe, the environment scientists who gathered at......

India's wrestlers in pursuit of gold at Asian Games

There is a quiet air of confidence at the wrestling camp being held at Sonepat to prepare India's brightest wrestling prospects for the forthcoming Asian Games in Incheon. India's Sushil Kumar.......

Soccer: Police may face action over Hillsborough disaster

Police accused of serious failings and a cover-up over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster could face investigation after their force said on Thursday it was preparing to refer the case to the......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......
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A Native American designer is pushing back against the fashion industry that copies her culture

Headdresses and knock-off Native American patterns on runways is controversial in the fashion industry. Karlie Kloss' Native American-style... ...

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Heatwave Kills 1,500 in India

New Delhi: Hospitals in India were struggling on Thursday to cope with an influx of victims of a blistering heatwave that has claimed nearly 1,500... ...

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Devotees throng banks of river Ganges in UP to mark 'Ganga Dussehra'

(30 minutes ago) Varanasi/ Allahabad, May 28 (ANI): Devout Hindus across northern India took a holy dip in river Ganges on Thursday (May 28) to... ...

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Nation singes as mercury hits north

Meteorological department says five more days of heat before temperature starts falling by June 2 Nation E VEN AS May's mercurial oppression... ...

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Even as May's mercurial oppression grips most parts of the country, the harsh weather conditions is going to continue for at least five more days,... ...

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