The National Green Tribunal has ordered KTV Oil Mills Pvt Ltd to demolish illegal structures constructed at its storage facility on the Ennore Express High Road within three months, failing which the Tamil Nadu Coastal Zone Management Authority has been authorised to carry out their demolition.
For a city notorious for inundation in a single spell of strong showers, an app to map the flood-prone areas and undertake targeted mitigation measures with technological aid cannot have come a day earlier.
Kiev – At least nine people have died in forest fires in the Lugansk region of eastern Ukraine near the front line of Kiev’s conflict with Moscow-backed separatists, authorities said Thursday.
The photos and news from the past month’s devastating fires across parts of the West—charred towns, dramatic helicopter rescues, apocalyptic skies—have provoked fear, anger, and an understandable search for blame.
The emergence of far-right parties in some European countries and growing incidents of violence against the Muslim diaspora are strong warning signs about the consequences that it could have for the societies where it is raising its ugly head as well as in destroying inter-faith harmony.
Unequal access to wealth is one of the main causes of worsening violence in West Africa’s Sahel, which has forced millions to flee their homes, conflict analysts said on Thursday.
Face-sized chunks of ash fell from the sky in California wine country, where the Glass Complex Fire has forced 70,000 to evacuate
Morgan Balaei stores her family’s most precious photos in a box by the front door of her home in Santa Rosa, California â€” pictures from her childhood and her parents’ wedding.
Satellite imaging to map groundwater use in California’s central valley: Satellite data reveal variability in intensity of groundwater use for different crops, a boon for irrigation policymaking across the state
Their work could be revolutionary for managing groundwater use in agricultural regions around the world, as groundwater monitoring and management have been notoriously difficult to carry out due to lack of reliable data.
Americans have spent far more time in emergency housing than in any year during the past decade, smashing 2017’s full-year record with three months left to go.
Research led by The University of Texas at Austin has found fossil evidence for manatees along the Texas coast dating back to the most recent ice age.