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ANERT offers 400 e-cars for village offices at monthly rent of Rs 500

The Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT), the nodal ..

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Incessant rains take a toll on cofeee, farmers face loss worth Rs 150 cr
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'No cracks in Mullaperiyar dam': TN govt bats for raising water level to 142 ft
Air Pollution: Schools, colleges in Delhi to remain closed till further orders
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Delhi in grip of season's first smog episode, likely to be longest in 4 yrs: CSE

New Delhi:The first severe smog episode has hit Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) and is expected to last for another two ..

Meeting convened for discussing about land acquisition in Chakkittapara Panchayat

Wild animal menace: 110 farmers decides to hand over their land to govt

Peruvannamuzhi: Fed up by wild animal menace in Kozhikode’s Poozhithodu region, many farmers have decided to hand over their ..

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Tree felling order: State govt seeks AG’s opinion

Thiruvananthapuram: Rocked by the criticism against the controversial order allowing felling of trees near the baby dam at Mullaperiyar, ..


Tree felling: Opposition slams state government in Assembly

Thiruvananthapuram: The Opposition slammed the state government in the Kerala Assembly over the controversial tree felling order to ..


Air quality deteriorates in many parts in north and central India day after diwali

New Delhi/Lucknow: After the rampant cracker bursting on Diwali despite restrictions in place, air quality deteriorated in many parts ..


Investment in renewables: IMF welcomes India's announcement at COP26

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday welcomed India's announcement with regard to addressing the climate ..

Vinisha Umashankar with Prince Williams

I'm not just a girl from India, I'm a girl from earth, says TN girl at COP26

Glasgow: Recognising climate change as an existential threat to humanity, an optimistic schoolgirl from Tamil Nadu has impressed world ..

Mullaperiyar dam

Mullaperiyar: Despite public outcry for new dam, environmental impact study report gets delayed

Mankulam: Despite public outcry for providing a long-term solution by way of new dam in Mullaperiyar, the environmental impact study ..


India calls for hike in climate finance to 1 trillion dollars

New Delhi: Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Bhupender Yadav on Tuesday called upon the Like-Minded Developing ..

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Heavy rains forecast in Kerala for next few days; yellow alert in 12 districts

Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday has forecast isolated heavy rains with lightning and winds ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

No need for concern on Mullaperiyar dam safety; action against those making public panic: Kerala CM

Kozhikode: Amid the fears over the safety of Mullaperiyar dam, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that there is nothing ..

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Water level at Mullaperiyar dam reaches 136 ft as rain continues in Kerala; first warning issued

Idukki: In the continuing heavy rain, the water level at Mullaperiyar dam rose to 136 ft on Saturday. In view of this, Tamil Nadu government ..


Heavy rain lashes Idukki, Kottayam; tiny landslide reported at Vandanpathal

Pala: Heavy rain lashes several areas of Idukki and the eastern side of Kottayam districts on Saturday. Koottickal, Mundakkayam, Erumeli ..


Kerala rains: District collectors to grant Rs 25,000 to village officers for relief camps

Thiruvananthapuram: In the backdrop of widespread rainfall predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in Kerala, the state ..


Shutters of various dams in Kerala being closed as water recedes following let up in rains

Kochi: The water level at many of the major dams in Kerala receded on Friday following a let up in the rains, and various district ..


5924 quarries function in Kerala despite disasters

Thiruvananthapuram: Acclaimed ecologist Madhav Gadgil, who formulated the Gadgil report, has warned the state of the long-term consequences ..

Basavara Bommai

Karnataka CM promises rain-hit Kerala support in relief and rehabilitation

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday promised his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan all support in relief ..


Heavy rains trigger landslide in Palakkad

Palakkad: A landslide occurred near Mangalam Dam near Vadakkenchery here on Wednesday evening. No casualty has been reported so far ..


Kerala to receive heavy rain till Oct 24 as cyclonic circulation formed in southern Tamil Nadu

Thiruvananthapuram: A cyclonic circulation has been formed off the coast of southern Tamil Nadu; in view of this chances are very high ..


Don't be overconfident by seeing break in rainfall; be very alert: Kerala CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Three years ago when Kerala witnessed the worst floods in a century, the Pinarayi Vijayan government came under ..


Things getting worse in Western Ghats, says Madhav Gadgil

Thiruvananthapuram: "Things are getting worse in Western Ghats", says eminent ecologist Madhav Gadgil as he urged the people ..

Idukki dam

Kerala govt all set to open dams; high alert issued; Idamalayar, Pampa dams to be opened first

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala state government has informed that all necessary measures have been taken to open all ten dams, which ..


Thousands bid emotional farewell to Martin and family killed in Koottickal landslide

Mundakkayam: When six coffins carrying the bodies of Martin and his family members were kept at the centre of Kavali St. Mary’s ..


Reopening of colleges extended till Oct 25 as heavy rains continue to batter Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: By taking into account the continuing rain in the state, the government has decided to extent the re-opening of ..


Dalai Lama prays for Kerala flood victims

Dharamsala: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Monday wrote to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to express his deep sadness ..

The house collapsed in rain

Heavy rain in Kerala: Two children killed in house collapse in Malappuram

Malappuram: Two children were killed after a house collapsed in the heavy rain in the wee hours on Tuesday at Karipur in Malappuram ..

Protesters take part in a demonstration against climate change in Brussels

Tens of thousands rally in Belgium climate march

Brussels: Tens of thousands of protesters joined the first major climate march in Brussels since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, ..

Peppara Dam & Wildlife Sanctuary

Human-wildlife conflict: Forest dept moots eliminating problematic animals

Kozhikode: In a bid to find a permanent solution to the escalating human-wildlife conflict in Kerala, the state Forests and Wildlife ..

വീട്ടിൽ ഭൂമിക്കടിയിൽനിന്ന് മുഴക്കം: സെസ് സംഘം പരിശോധന തുടങ്ങി

Strange sounds heard from Kerala house; Experts from CESS begin examination

Kozhikode: A team of experts from the National Center for Earth Science and Studies (CESS) has begun examining the house at Poloor ..

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Human-elephant conflict: Report seeks ‘advanced detection system' in Munnar, Aralam & Walayar

Kozhikode: In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the Kerala Forests and Wildlife Department (KFWD) has proposed a new ‘advanced ..

Pakistan Quake

20 killed, hundreds injured as quake rattles southern Pakistan

Quetta: Around 20 people were killed and more than 200 injured when a shallow earthquake hit southern Pakistan in the early hours of ..

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Experts hold studies after unknown strange sounds heard from Kerala house

Kozhikode: A team of expert has visited the house at Poloor in Kozhikode where unknown strange sounds have been heard. Citing the pressure ..

climate change

India needs to make its air quality norms more stringent, say experts after new WHO guidelines

New Delhi: Experts Wednesday stressed on the need to focus on revising India's air quality standards to make them more stringent ..

 Villagers walk across a field amid dense fog

100 districts in country most vulnerable to climate change: Study

New Delhi: All 612 districts in India are vulnerable to climate change, but 100 districts, mostly in the eastern part of the country, ..


‘Very heavy rain’ to lash Kerala on August 29 & 30; high alert declared

Thiruvananthapuram: The state of Kerala is likely to receive ‘very heavy rain’ and hefty wind on August 29 and 30, according ..


5.1 magnitude quake hits Andhra coast, tremors felt in Chennai

Kakinada: An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale occurred in the Bay of Bengal off the Kakinada coast in Andhra Pradesh's ..

plague worm

Tips to destroy plague worms

Eranakulam: Plague worms that destroy crops have been spotted in Poothrukka Panchayath in Eranakulam. The worm was first spotted on ..

global warming

No time to lose, says Sunita Narain on the new IPCC report

New Delhi: There are no “maybes” any more. The threat of climate change is real; dangers are imminent and the future is ..


Ambergris is ‘excreta’ not a ‘vomit’

Thiruvananthapuram: Amid the ongoing discussion and research on Ambergris, a substance found in the digestive system of the sperm whales, ..

കാട്ടുപന്നിയും കുഞ്ഞുങ്ങളും കിണറ്റിൽവീണു വനപാലകരും നാട്ടുകാരും രക്ഷകരായി

Natives, forest officials rescue wild boar, piglets from well

Tirunavaya: A giant wild boar and its piglets that fell into a well on a farmland had a narrow escape after forest officials and natives ..

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This man collects over 10,000 plastic bottles during morning walk

Kozhikode: Rajan, a native of Chengottukkavu here started morning walk as advised by his doctor after diagnosing a minor cardiac ..


In bid to restore greenery, Kallur Balan plants over 1 lakh palm saplings

Palakkad: Kallur Balan and team are engaged in restoring the greenery to nature. They have been collecting the seeds of palm trees ..

Basheer at the forest

On World Environment Day, meet this man who turned 4-acre land into forest

Mannarkkad: A four-acre forest close to the Mannarkkad town boundary will be a surprise for all. Interestingly, this forest is a man-made ..


Two rare birds from Arunachal

It is a dazzling bird with a white patch on the head, said Chandralata an enthusiastic birder. She had the prized catch from Eagles ..