An iceberg floats in a fjord near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland. Perched on a cliff above Greenland’s Helheim glacier, Reuters photographer Lucas Jackson tried calling his wife in New York on a satellite phone. Before he could leave a message, an explosion broke the arctic silence.
A leopard was caught by forest department in Bageshwar’s Dhangar village on Thursday. The officials had laid a trap to catch the leopard a week ago. A forest official said, “The trap was laid a week ago and was being monitored. The team had its eye on the leopard’s movement. Today at 5 am we caught the cat and brought it here.” The leopard has killed four children till now. Locals are breathing easy after the beast was caught by officials. (HT Correspondent)read more
The UPPCB held a meeting with officials of the Noida Authority and its contractors to sensitise them on ensuring implementation of dust mitigation measures on authority sites. The meeting took place on the orders of the district magistrate read more
In order to mitigate the effects of pollution caused due to construction and debris waste generated in the city, the Ghaziabad development authority has proposed the development of a waste processing plant to be setup over an area of five acre read more