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African penguins’ evolution split off more than 60 million years ago from all other birds that can learn new calls by observation.
Powerful storm systems triggered flash flooding across the US in late July, inundating St. Louis neighborhoods with record rainfall and setting off mudslides in eastern Kentucky, where at least 16 people died in the flooding. Another deluge in Nevada flooded the Las Vegas strip.
After the monkeypox emergency committee met for the second time, on July 21, 2022, it released a report stating that the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox meets all the three criteria defining a PHEIC.
On Canada visit, Pope Francis asks Indigenous people for forgiveness for church members’ role in ‘catastrophic’ system.
A recently published paper reveals how human food and waste are becoming a major threat to polar bear existence and jeopardize human safety
While Ukraine is closer to a general mobilisation, Russia has so far avoided this and used volunteers and contractors, like the Wagner group group to compensate for its manpower shortages.
The UK has recorded its hottest ever temperature, passing 40 degrees Celsius for the first time. But you can’t deny it had fair warning. The Met Office issued an amber weather warning six days before the heatwave and upgraded it to red three days later, enough time to trade cooling-down tips with friends and stock up on ice lollies.
A centre-right party, the UNP has fanned ethnic tensions, overseeing numerous attacks against the Tamils – in 1977, 1979, 1981 and 1983.
Delhi is reeling under sultry weather conditions on Thursday as rains continue to play truant.
New Covid-19 Cases With 552 Fresh Infections have been recorded in Telangana.
The Congress set up a political affairs committee of its Meghalaya unit with Celestine Lyngdoh named as its convenor and PCC chief Vincent Pala among the members.
Nagaland on Tuesday reported six new Covid-19 cases.
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was called by the President to enquire about the prevailing flood situation in the state.
A day after local Sena MLA, Santosh Bangar crossed over to the Eknath Shinde faction just ahead of the floor test Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said that he was "hurt" to see some members ditching the party despite getting benefits and will visit Hingoli in Marathwada soon.
The weather office said that central India and the west coast would experience active monsoon conditions for the next five days while the north-western parts of the country are expected to receive seasonal showers.
The BJP-led central government is being accused of using force and hooliganism in not allowing MCD elections in the city. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asserted that the AAP will approach the court to get the polls conducted on time.
Singapore President Halimah Yacob, Speaker of Parliament Tan Chuan-Jin, and minister Edwin Tong have tested positive for Covid-19.
The police said that five people were killed and two others injured in separate road accidents in Odisha's Nuapada and Bhadrak districts on Monday.
Social media platform Twitter has complied with the final notice issued by the Ministry of Electronics and IT on June 27, an official source said.
Telangana recorded 443 new Covid-19 cases.
Officials said that the death toll in the landslide that struck a railway construction camp at Tupul in Manipur's Noney district rose to 47 on Monday as five more bodies were retrieved from under the debris on the fifth day of the search and rescue operations.
132 new Covid-19 cases at a positivity rate of 1.17 percent have been reported in Chattisgarh.
A man, who delivered a hate speech during a protest against former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad, was booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Jammu and Kashmir.
The officials have stated that the chief of the anti-terror probe agency NIA on Monday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and is understood to have briefed him about the progress in the ongoing investigations into the killings of two persons in Rajasthan's Udaipur and Maharashtra's Amaravati.
58 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in Jammu and Kashmir.