Range shifts are a crucial mechanism that enable species to avoid extinction under climate change. A recent study has found an ‘extensive and ongoing deforestation of tropical forests’ may impede the range shifts.
From the attack on doctors in Bengal last month that catapulted to a political controversy to allegations of inadequate treatment at Bihar, doctors have, time and again, talked about the crumbling health system.
The National Center for Coastal Research (NCCR) reports an erosion of 34 percent in the country’s coastal lines in the 26 years. Environmentalists blame global warming and developmental work around coastal lines for it.
As per the Niti Aayog report, released in June 2018, the watershed programmes create lakhs of jobs and contribute to about 80% of all MGNREGS work, which also becomes significant, considering the rate of unemployment in the country.
News18.com analysed some parameters that correspond with water-related work done under the MGNREGS scheme to assess the state governments' efforts to improve the water menace and here's what we found.
Apart from having the hottest days during the summer, Delhi on December 30 last year, recorded the coldest day of the month in five years with temperature dropping to 2.6 degree Celsius.
During the elections, the Suvidha App provided the estimated data on voter turnout followed by a final report based on updated numbers on the EC website. The analysis discovered at least 75 discrepancies in the data.
The BJP-led NDA coalition made massive gains in the Hindi heartland, and virtually decimated the Opposition’s caste-based alliances in UP and Bihar, where it triumphed over 103 of the total 120 seats.
The AAP was fighting this election on the ground of seeking statehood for the capital. For over a month, the two parties — AAP and Congress — kept the mystery on forming alliance for the Delhi elections.
Delhi has changed by leaps and bounds since Independence. However, even as the city goes to elect its seventeenth parliamentarians, lives in the brothels of GB Road have remained unchanged.