The list of endangered species include 9, 18 species of birds, 26 reptiles, and 20 species of amphibians
Like its US counterpart, Kashmir’s largest mammal feeds on garbage
Base Line Survey reveals elusive Himalayan Brown Bears’ diet even contained biryani and chocolate wrappers.
Andaman Smoothhound, Himalayan Fritillary among 29 new threatened species in India
The data shared by International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has analyzed 239 new species in India. Of these, 29 species including White-cheeked Dancing Frog, Andaman Smoothhound shark and Yellow Himalayan Fritillary are threatened.
India has no data on disease or deaths due to air pollution, says top health minister
The lack of data on air-pollution related disease or death has long been a hurdle in gauging the human cost of the man-made disaster in one of the largest countries in Asia
Climate Change: Study reveals India to see increase in rough wave days
The study says that the Indian Ocean, the northern part of the Arabian sea, and the central Bay of Bengal is likely to see an increase in rough wave days that could impact the country’s coastal areas
As air pollution turns ‘severe’ Indian capital faces new restrictions ￼
Delhi’s 24-hour average air quality index (AQI) stood at 407 at 4 pm, say officials