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Bihar storm kills 42, seriously injures over 80 persons

At least 42 persons were killed and over 80 seriously injured when a tropical storm ravaged 12 districts of Bihar on Tuesday night, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday. “Altogether......

Malaria deaths down, dengue up in India

Mosquitoes claim most human lives worldwide; the threat is highest in tropical regions.The graphic, above, shows the change in number of deaths in India due to malaria and dengue over the last few......

Tropical Cyclone Jack halts aerial search for MH370

Air search operations to hunt for the crashed MH370 were suspended on Tuesday due to a tropical cyclone heading south over the Indian Ocean, as a robotic mini-submarine neared completion of its......

Phailin is the strongest cyclone to hit India since 1999

United States experts have described Phailin as the strongest tropical cyclone to hit India in 14 years. The US Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Centre in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, said Phailin is now......

PHOTOS: Usagi, 2013's most powerful tropical cyclone

Usagi -- the most powerful tropical cyclone of 2013 -- swept past the Philippines and Taiwan over the weekend but saved the worst of its wrath for neighbouring Hong Kong and China.Reports said......

Icrisat HQ to remain in India

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (Icrisat) will continue to maintain its headquarters at Patancheru in India, while enhancing its research activities and impact......

What China learned from Lee Kuan Yew... and India didn't

Lee deserved to lead a bigger country than Singapore, the city of 5 million he ruled for three decades, says Rahul Jacob. One of the asymmetries of history is the lack of correspondence between the......

EU agrees to lift import ban on Indian mangoes

The European Union has agreed to lift a seven-month-old import ban on mangoes from India, the world's biggest producer of the tropical fruit, after an audit by the 28-nation bloc showed significant......

Climate Change: Looking for hope beyond Lima conference

With the weaker-than-expected agreement at the recent Climate Change Conference at Lima, there is an urgent need to highlight endeavours in civil society and business for a sustainable global......

Include more adaptation efforts in Paris climate deal: India

Ministerial-level talks will begin next week which will be attended by Environment Minister Prakash Javedkar on December 7. With the ministerial-level talks to begin next week at the UN climate......

Why Go Goa Gone could be Saif's Tropic Thunder

Rediff.com's film critic Raja Sen, who has written the dialogues for the zombie-comedy Go Goa Gone, tell us why Saif Ali Khan's character is such a gamechanger.From the very first time I read an......

Birthday Special: Nayantara's fashiobale screen avatars

The acclaimed South Indian actress turns 30 on November 18.Nayantara is one of the few actresses down South who has toed the line of author-backed performances and item numbers. She's also,......

QUICK POLL: Is Lisa Haydon the sexiest bikini bod in Bollywood?

Take this fun poll now!Want a bikini bod that's more awesome than awkward?The Shaukeens star Lisa Haydon could be the go-to girl should such a requirement comes up!So you can imagine our delight......

3 Ways To Be A Super Spy!

Bang Bang, at its core, is really an educational film, informs Paloma Sharma. While cinema enthusiasts are trying to decode the title and the fashion police are issuing an arrest warrant for the......

Birthday Special: Fashion lessons from Sunny Leone

The Ragini MMS 2 actress turns 33 today, May 13. Two years ago, Sunny Leone made her Bollywood debut with Pooja Bhatt-helmed Jism 2 after hitting headlines with her Bigg Boss stint. While......

World Cup Fan Zone: Party is getting bigger and better in Brazil

Many fans arrived in Brazil for the World Cup expecting a six-week party with a heady mix of top quality football, tropical beaches and Caipirinha cocktails played out to the soundtrack of a funky......

Sexy Vanessa-Mae to trade violin for ski at Sochi Games

Violin star Vanessa-Mae will put on her slalom skis next month to become only the third person to represent tropical Thailand at the Winter Olympics. A British citizen, the 35-year-old Vanessa-Mae......

Pot luck: FIFA to go ahead with controversial WC draw procedure

FIFA will go ahead with its controversial decision to stage World Cup matches at midday in tropical venues, president Sepp Blatter said on Tuesday as soccer's governing body announced a bafflingly......

Federer, Serena march on in US Open heat

Top-ranked Roger Federer continued his dynamic US Open form in near-tropical conditions on Saturday while fourth seed Serena Williams braved the steaming heat to avenge a shock defeat she suffered......

Storm may disrupt England-Bangladesh clash

England's World Cup showdown with Bangladesh on Friday could be disrupted by a huge tropical rain storm, forecasters say. "Storms accompanied by hail and rain could well hit any part of the country......
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Icrisat to take up agri research in Ethiopian drylands

Hyderabad-headquartered International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and an Ethiopian institute will jointly work towards... ...

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Migratory birds stay back in Kolleru Lake

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Black-tailed Godwits in flight. —A File Photo The Black-tailed Godwits that breed in Siberia and come... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Vijayawada/migratory-birds-stay-back-in-kolleru-lake/article7143104.ece?ref=tpnews
Woman hits Maduro with mango, gets a house in return

A woman who bashed president Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that... ...

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The Aam Aadmi SJ

The jovial ale-loving Friar Tuck mentioned in the exploits of Robin Hood may be a legend, but the image of austere padres nurturing a taste for... ...

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Monsoon arrival likely to be delayed

Scientists associated with the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) have hinted at the possibility of a delayed monsoon due to the... ...

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