Pollution woes: Air masks flying off shelves

With Delhi witnessing its worst spell of smog in 17 years, sale of air masks has seen an upsurge in the past week with...

Delhi smog: Rise in asthma, allergy, breathlessness cases

Cases of severe breathlessness, asthma and allergy have sharply risen in Delhi as the city remains blanketed in thick layer of toxic air due...

Over 90% of world breathing bad air: WHO

Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said on Monday, calling for dramatic action against pollution...

India to ratify Paris Climate Change agreement on October 2: PM

India will ratify the Paris pact on Climate Change on October 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, in a surprise announcement that...

Hundreds of ‘Living fossil’ crabs are mysteriously dying in Japan

Hundreds of horseshoe crabs - known as 'living fossils' because they are among the Earth's oldest creatures - have been found dead in southern...

IndiGo enters partnership with Travelport

Domestic budget carrier IndiGo has partnered with travel commerce platform Travelport to distribute its fares and ancillary products to portal's customers. This distribution platform will...

47-ft-long whale rescued along Konkan coast

A 47-feet long blue whale was rescued from the sea along a beach in Maharashtra's coastal area Konkan and was successfully put back into...

India, Greece sign MoU for air services agreement

India today inked a preliminary pact with Greece for bilateral Air Services Agreement that proposes to allow unlimited points of call for domestic airlines...

Travel on Tejas trains to be more expensive than Shatabdi

Passengers will have to cough up 20 to 30% more than the existing fares of premier Shatabdi Express to travel by the Tejas trains...

Rare, deep-Earth tremor shook the planet

Using the seismic equipment, researchers have detected a rare deep-tremor on the ocean floor in Japan for the first time. They have managed to...

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2016 was the deadliest year for journalists in Afghanistan

Afghanistan suffered its deadliest year on record for journalists in 2016, according to a report released today which said the country is the second...

N Korea preparing inter-continental ballistic missiles: Kim Jong-Un

Seoul: North Korea is preparing to test new rockets, a report said today, after its leader Kim Jong-Un said the country was in the final...

Obama calls PM Modi, thanks him for strengthening Indo-US ties

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to thank him for his partnership that enhanced the relations between India and America,...

Rebel rocket strike kills 6 civilians in Yemen’s Taiz

Sanaa: Yemeni security officials say a rocket fired by Shiite rebels has killed six civilians in the war-torn city of Taiz. They say yesterday's strike hit...

Obama in final news conference: At my core I think we’re going to be...

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama today offered a parting message of hope for a country governed by Donald Trump, assuring Americans that "we're going...