December 08, 2017 3:39 pm
The mapping divides landslide-prone areas into three categories - high, moderate and low. The information detailing area-wise particulars, past incidents, their magnitude and responsible factors is then fed into a GIS-based National Landslide Inventory along with satellite images and geological maps.
November 09, 2017 8:23 pm
Geoscience Australia is expected to provide "short and long term roadmap" reports to the Geological Survey of India (GSI) next year so that it can zero in on hidden mineral deposits in India more effectively.
July 20, 2015 2:27 am
There is a growing realisation within the ministry that unless exploration is promoted there would be few non-coal mining leases left for future auctions.
November 07, 2014 10:01 am
Full compensation amount from PM and CM funds yet to reach, say officials
August 24, 2014 1:57 am
This was the first-of-its-kind landslide tragedy in the district, officials said.
August 07, 2014 5:40 am
Around 13 landslides have taken place on the route towards Sinhgad Fort in the last 15 days.
January 22, 2014 11:24 pm
Geological Survey of India has recommended demolition of whatever buildings remain standing near Kedarnath temple.
March 12, 2014 5:55 pm
ASI has called off its gold hunt,which yielded no results,near a temple in UP's Unnao district.
October 13, 2013 3:38 am
Furnished with the latest technological equipments,it can sail for 45 days at a stretch and accommodate 73 persons.
August 04, 2012 3:02 am
The last time such a tunnel was discovered was 15 years ago along the international border in Punjab.