Raging forest fires in central Portugal killed at least 57 people, many of them trapped in their cars as flames swept over a road, in what the prime minister on Sunday called “the biggest tragedy of human life that we have known in years.”
Forest department surveys Kapil Sharma’s office premises on Tuesday after complaint by BMC official.
Large scale conversion of forest land into crop land is a major reason behind the weakening of monsoon in the north-eastern and north-central India, a recent study conducted at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Ahmedabad: The tourists and locals are told by Gujarat forest department that taking selfie with lions is not allowed as this could be very dangerous and by going close to the wild animal they are
Tokyo (Japan): A nationwide joy and relief came out on Friday after knowing that a 7-year-old Japanese boy remarkably survived after being abandoned in a forest by his parents who wanted to teach him a
Jammu: Forest fires engulfed large areas in the Trikuta Hills of Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, near the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, even as authorities used all possible means to douse the flames, officials said
New Delhi: Union minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar today said that over 90 per cent of the forest fire that has engulfed large swathes of the state has now been controlled.
Lucknow/Dehradun: After several sorties by MI-17 choppers trying to douse the forest fires in Uttarakhand were aborted at many places on Sunday owing to "poor visibility and thick smoke", the state government was pinning its
Dehradun: With 2,269 hectares of forested land already under blaze in Uttarakhand, the fire has now spread to sparsely populated remote hill areas as well. Out of the two MI-17 helicopters pressed into service by
Dehradun: Taking a serious note of the raging forest fires in different parts of the state, Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul has decided to double the number of personnel engaged to douse the flames from 3000
New Delhi: A leopard landed in a life threatening situation today after its head got stuck in a steel pot. The incident, which happened in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan, made the poor animal helpless and