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  • Tuesday, July, 2018| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:17:25
  • 8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya in botched relocation

    Eight black rhinos have died in Kenya while being transported by the state wildlife service between two national parks, Tourism Minister Najib Balala said on Friday in a statement. The rhinos, who are part of a critically endangered species, died at Tsavo East National Park, the Daily Nation newspaper reported. An initial investigation by Kenya Wildlife […]

    Lion cub King starts new life in African home

    International wildlife charity, Born Free, is delighted to announce that King – a tiny cub with a mighty name – is starting a new life in his ancestral home of Africa. King is a one-year-old lion cub who was rescued from an apartment in Paris last summer where he was being kept illegally as an […]

    Lion cub King starts new life in African home

    International wildlife charity, Born Free, is delighted to announce that King – a tiny cub with a mighty name – is starting a new life in his ancestral home of Africa. King is a one-year-old lion cub who was rescued from an apartment in Paris last summer where he was being kept illegally as an […]

    Cabinet hikes MSP of paddy by Rs 200 per quintal

    Government today hiked the minimum support price for paddy by 200 rupees per quintal. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs also approved  the increase in MSP of 14 Kharif crops. According to sources, the MSP of paddy (common grade) has been increased by 200 rupees  to 1,750 rupees per quintal, while that of Grade A […]

    Govt to link 22,000 rural markets to e-NAM portal

    The Centre today announced that 22,000 rural markets would be linked to the Electronic National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) by 2020 as part of its drive to double the income of farmers. Addressing the “AgriVikas 2018” in Bhubaneswar today, Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said these 22,000 rural markets or haats will […]

    ABSOLUT India announces its second limited edition

    Celebrating decades of creative collaborations through art, Pernod Ricard India today introduced the second limited edition of Absolut India. With this edition the brand pays homage to India’s national animal- The Tiger. The bottle designed by artist Ajay Boga celebrates conscious conservation efforts that have made India home to 70 per cent of the world’s tiger […]

    Delhi Monsoon Alert! IMD revived monsoon activity over the weekend

    Good news for people reeling under extremely hot weather. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that monsoon activity has revived over the weekend and is making a steady advance. It has advanced to Gujarat’s Saurashtra (region), Veraval, Ahemdabad, and Maharashtra’s Amravati. On the eastern side, it has covered the entire Assam, reached Jalpaiguri in […]

    Monsoon activity has revived over weekend and is making steady advance: IMD

    India Meteorological Department said that the monsoon activity has revived over the weekend and is making a steady advance. The IMD said, central India and north Indian plains, that have been witnessing a rise in temperatures, are likely to get some relief in the next two to three days. Additional Director General Mritunjay Mohapatra said, […]

    World’s First Known Manta Ray Nursery Discovered

    Scientists have discovered the world’s first known natural manta ray nursery, which could allow them to observe the juvenile marine creatures in their habitat and learn more about them Located in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Texas at US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)’s Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, the […]

    Rain batters northeast, IMD forecasts light showers in Delhi today

    Heavy rainfall battered the northeastern states, where at least 17 people have died in flash floods and landslides, with the southwest monsoon extending its reach in the region, Odisha and parts of West Bengal. The India Meteorological Department daily report predicted light rainfall today in Delhi, reeling under a haze of dust brought by winds […]