Environment

monsoon

New Delhi : Southwest Monsoon has further advanced into some more parts of Central Arabian Sea, remaining parts of Goa, Karnataka and Rayalaseema, some parts of south Konkan, south Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Vidarbha, south Chhattisgarh and south Odisha, entire Telangana, most parts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh, remaining parts of West Central Bay of Bengal and most parts of North Bay of Bengal. The Northern Limit of Monsoon (NLM) passes through Lat.

water

New Delhi : water and its levels are rising in four indian states. Rainfall Forecast issued by India Meteorological Department today. It  indicate that Heavy to Very Heavy rainfall is likely at a few places. Followed by with extremely heavy fall at isolated places over Konkan and Goa, Madhya Maharashtra during June 07 to 12, 2018. Heavy to Very Heavy rainfall is also likely to occur over Coastal Karnataka tomorrow and

registration

New Delhi : The last date for registration for Swachh Bharat Summer Internship, a privileged scheme for the country’s youth to associate formally with Swachh Bharat Mission and also earn career benefits, has been extended. Students of Higher Education institutions and members of NYKS can now register for the internship till 15thJune 2018. Earlier the last date for registration was till 15th May 2018. The extension has been given to

waterways

New Delhi – The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will involve banks for ensuring availability of financing options for the private players engaged in Inland Water Transport (IWT) sector. Financing and funding for Operation and Maintenance of IWT assets is a challenge for shippers, vessel operators and asset management firms as the banking sector is not yet ready with any customized financing option for the sector. Addressing the day-long

rhino

GUWAHATI : Another rhino was found killed at kajiranga national park. Even after strict security arrangements this type of poaching is growing day by day. Ending the brief lull in rhino poaching incidents, poachers killed another rhino at the internationally-famous Kaziranga National Park before making good their escape after axing off the horn. The incident took place around 8 am in the morning Friday when a group of poachers shot

elephants

Thiruvananthapuram: Elephant care violation rules are now non bailable offences in Kerala. This special care has been taken due to rising incedents of elephant related deaths in the state of kerala. In the religious festivals, elephants play a key role. Some time they go out of control and creat havov among huge gathering. Beside this the wild life of the state is rapidly loosing its ecological balance and it need

water

A regulater data on water will be made available on water. National Water Informatics Centre (NWIC) has recently been created by Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation at New Delhi vide notification dated 28th March 2018. NWIC would be a repository of nation-wide water resources data and would work as a Subordinate Office under the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation. The centre would

water

New Delhi : The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on April 26, 2018 was 37.109 BCM which is 23% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 24 for the week ending on April 19, 2018. The level of water storage in the week ending on April 26, 2018 was 85% of the storage of corresponding period of

Adani

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government issued a legal notice to Adani Group seeking compensation for non-compliance with terms in the construction of Vizhinjam port. The government has sought Rs. 18 crores as compensation. Adani Group has not responded to the notice so far. Earlier, Adani Group had asked for more time for completion of the project. In the request, the group had pleaded that damages caused to the dredger, due to Ockhi

Dinosaur

Bhupen goswami GUWAHATI : Although known for several decades, Meghalaya’s Krem Puri was recently declared as the world’s longest sandstone cave but what was more interesting about the cave was the discovery of dinosaur fossils inside it, especially of Mosasaurus which was a giant aquatic carnivorous reptile. The fossils were discovered inside the sandstone cave Krem Puri which means “Fairy Cave”, near the village of Laitsohum in the Mawsynram area