UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2020 03:30 PM IST
India has witnessed a rapid degradation of its wetlands. In the last three decades alone, nearly one-third of natural wetlands have been lost to urbanisation, agriculture expansion and pollution.
By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2020 01:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 01:33 AM IST
Rescuers are racing against time in four sates reeling under devastating flood triggered by incessant rain over the past week.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2019 02:48 PM IST
NASA’s images compare the situation in Bhubaneswar and the nighttime lights in Cuttack, Odisha’s second largest city north of the state capital, before and after Cyclone Fani, made landfall.
By Navroz K Dubash
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2019 10:07 PM IST
India must jettison the idea of an environment-development trade-off to meet growth objectives
By Shekhar Gupta
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2019 11:53 PM IST
Despite being a World Heritage Site, Hampi has suffered tremendously at the hands of latter-day invaders
By Shashi Shekhar
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2018 05:01 PM IST
Yesterday, on the occasion of Himalaya Divas (Himalaya Day), you would have seen the government and NGOs going through the customary motions. Till when will we keep celebrating our destruction?
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2018 10:01 PM IST
The weather department said there were chances of rain in some parts of the state in the next 24 hours.