Impromptu markets where people sell household goods for cash have sprung up across Kabul, although buyers are in short supply
15 Sep 2021 11:21 AM
'Sadly, land degradation affects over two-thirds of the world today,' Modi said
15 Jun 2021 6:59 AM
Factors like drought, high concentration of salt in soil lead to stress in plants: Study.
23 Nov 2019 3:00 PM
Bats starving to death in Australia drought.
25 Sep 2019 12:13 PM
He was addressing a gathering after hoisting the tricolour on the premises of the Mantralaya, the state secretariat here, on the 73rd I-Day.
15 Aug 2019 3:21 PM
According to MeT office data, the state has recorded a rainfall deficit of 45 per cent this year.
23 Jul 2019 12:46 PM
A rainwater harvesting expert has been preserving for decades to bring clean drinking water to 200 drought-hit villages in India.
20 Jul 2019 12:10 AM
The previous tender deadline was Tuesday, July 9. Offers must now remain valid up to July 18.
10 Jul 2019 1:33 PM
The monsoon usually covers nearly entire country by July 1, but has covered less than two-thirds so far this year, according to IMD data.
01 Jul 2019 12:46 PM
The minister said a control room has been set up in each of the collectorate to tackle the issue of drinking water scarcity.
18 Jun 2019 6:32 PM
New Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat will chair the meeting.
09 Jun 2019 6:20 PM
New South Wales, home to about a third of Australia’s 25 million people and its biggest city Sydney, last imposed restrictions in 2009.
28 May 2019 3:07 PM
Pyongyang has been experiencing its worst drought in 37 years, raising fears crops due to be harvested next month will also suffer.
22 May 2019 1:24 PM
The state has adopted a peculiar system to resolve these complaints and issues.
16 May 2019 5:04 AM
The NCP will try to give relief to the drought-affected people, keeping aside political differences, Pawar said.
13 May 2019 3:28 PM
The saffron party leaders hit out at Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy over his temple visits, and not sparing time for drought management.
07 May 2019 5:38 PM
Climate extremes play crucial role in global crop yield: Study.
06 May 2019 9:38 AM
Reportedly, a similar situation occurred in 2017 when less than 20 per cent of water was left in nine of Karnataka's 12 dams.
24 Feb 2019 4:20 PM
India has tremendous potential to turn challenges like desertification and droughts into opportunities.
24 Jan 2019 3:02 PM
The crop loss of nearly 33pc has been recorded in pockets of nine districts in Odisha.
28 Dec 2018 4:53 PM