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Move from early warnings to early action: Report

Geneva, Oct 13 (IANS) Over the past 50 years, more than 11,000 disasters have been attributed to weather, climate and water-related hazards, involving two...

The Indian royals who modelled for first vaccine in the world

London, Sep 23 (IANS) Krishnaraja Wodiyar III was the new ruler of the southern Indian kingdom of Mysore when Devajammani arrived at the royal...

Indian-origin author Avni Doshi’s ‘Burnt Sugar’ in 2020 Booker Prize longlist

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Indian-origin author Avni Doshi's "Burnt Sugar" and two titles from Bloomsbury - "Apeirogon" by Colum McCann and "Such a...

Entire earth vibrating less due to Covid-19 lockdowns: Study

London, July 24 (IANS) In a study conducted in 117 countries, researchers have found that the world is experiencing the most dramatic reduction in...

Can kids help achieve herd immunity in India? Experts debate

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) As the government seeks suggestions from the parents regarding the reopening of schools in the near future, health experts...

Raj’s dead thirsty camel creates stir on social media

BY ARCHANA SHARMA Jaipur, June 15 (IANS) Pictures of a thirsty young camel lying dead with its head drooping inside a dried up water...

Man dies by roadside as Covid phobia keeps help at bay

Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a man suffering from asthma died by the roadside in Telangana after no one came forward...

Bihar animal lover gives his entire land to two elephants

Patna, June 9 (IANS) Amid the death of an elephant in Kerala in extremely tragic circumstances, this episode comes as heart-warming. An animal lover...

World War II surrender documents head to auction

BY SIDDHI JAIN New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Historically significant documents related to the second World War, including "the document that forced the surrender...

Don’t miss the last supermoon of 2020 tonight

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) This month's supermoon -- also known as the 'Super Flower Moon' -- will be seen on Thursday and it...