ECO-HEALTH & AGRICULTURE

Health Ministry issues advisory to hospitals amid heatwaves

As several parts of the country are reeling under the severe heatwave, the Health Ministry has issued an advisory for…

1 month ago

More than 1.53 lakh deaths a year associated with heatwaves around the world: Study

New Delhi: More than 1.53 lakh deaths a year were associated with heatwaves around the world, the greatest share coming…

2 months ago

Sea surface temperatures of Indian Ocean may help in global dengue epidemics

Abnormal trends in sea surface temperatures of the Indian Ocean could help predict trends in global dengue epidemics, including case…

2 months ago

Massive land sinking in Ramban, damages houses, roads and crops

By Yogesh Sharma, Jammu Correspondent Ramban: A massive land sinking in Pernote village of Ramban district in Jammu and Kashmir…

3 months ago

IIT Mandi develops biodegradable ‘Polymeric Microgels’ for sustainable agriculture

Mandi: A research team from the Indian Institute of Technology Mandi has achieved a significant breakthrough in sustainable agriculture with…

3 months ago

High temperatures could drive food inflation up by 3.2 percentage

New Delhi: Rising temperatures could drive food inflation up by 3.2 percentage points and overall inflation by 1.18 percentage points…

4 months ago

Rising temperature poses serious health risks to pregnant women: Study

India projected to experience a rise in annual temperatures by 1.7 to 2.2 degrees Celsius by 2030 New Delhi: A…

4 months ago

COP28: UAE Declaration on Climate and Health gets nod from 123 countries to address climate health crisis

Dubai: Over 120 countries have endorsed COP28 UAE Declaration on Climate and Health on Saturday, to accelerate actions to protect…

8 months ago

Air pollution poses biggest health risk in EU, over 2.5 lakh deaths reported in 2021: EEA

New Delhi: The Air Pollution in Europe posing a significant threat to our health and remains well above recommended World…

8 months ago

IIT Mandi reveals deteriorating water quality in Punjab and its health impacts

Mandi: A new study done by IIT Mandi revealed the "alarming change" in groundwater quality in Punjab and assessed the…

10 months ago