Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



Abrupt glacial direction shift in Kumaun Himalaya linked to tectonic activity, says study

November 25, 2021 6:40 am

Researchers explained that during the first advancement and subsequent retreat of the glacier, it left behind massive debris and moraine

Dust and biomass burning polluted cities like Delhi, Arabian Sea area: study

October 08, 2021 12:11 pm

The study on source apportionment of atmospheric pollution will help in assessment of contributions and temporal variability of sources that influence the area, the study said.

Exotic brown trout threatening native Himalayan fish species: study

September 25, 2021 11:00 am

The research team found that the invasive brown trout was forcing the native species to move upstream towards headwaters or the source of the river.

Writ in snow

February 06, 2019 1:27 am

Study on receding glaciers in Hindu Kush underlines need for cooperation between countries that share Himalayas.

Four Himalayan peaks named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

October 20, 2018 9:56 pm

Located near Sudarshan and Saifi peaks in Raktvan valley, the peaks have been named Atal-1, 2, 3 and 4.

Intangible culture of the Himalayas; is it instrumental in conserving environment?

April 30, 2018 12:11 am

The Himalayas is one of the most biodiverse regions of the world and most communities living here revere nature. They have a repository of oral tales, legends and myths built around this intrinsic relationship which might be effective in protecting the environment.

High and Dry: Auli, Himalayan ski destination, remains snowless for fourth consecutive year

June 26, 2018 12:09 pm

An international skiing race to be held for the first time in India was put off last month because Auli remains snowless. As experts see signs of climate change, The Sunday Express on how a 3,200-metre high mountainside is managing, including with artificial snow

Climate change has enormous implications in Himalayas: Senator

November 02, 2017 10:27 am

Aparna Pande, director of Hudson's India Initiative, said that weak states and contested sovereignties across the Himalayas have induced a number of regional actors to seek deeper physical and economic connectivity within the region through new infrastructure that supports transportation needs, trade and commerce, and access to resources.

Watch: Royal Enfield unveiled the 411cc tourer Himalayan

February 05, 2016 4:17 pm

The price will be announced only mid-March, according to President Royal Enfield Rudratej Singh.

Behind Nepal's Shangri-la image, poverty and misery

April 30, 2015 10:19 am

Nepal sits near the colliding tectonic plates of India and Eurasia, and is ranked as the 11th-most earthquake-prone country in the world.


Royal Enfield Unveils 411cc Tourer Himalayan In India

February 02, 2016 8:13 pm

The price will be announced only mid-March, according to President Royal Enfield Rudratej Singh.