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Drought poses threat to USA's wild horses

Harsh drought conditions in parts of the American West are pushing wild horses to the brink and spurring extreme measures to protect them.

published on : 25th July 2018

Dozens of wild horses found dead amid Southwest drought in Arizona

Tribal officials counted 118 dead horses and two cows this week but that tally doesn't account for any carcasses that might have been pushed deeper into the mud by the other struggling animals, or for skeletal remains.

published on : 9th May 2018

Drought shatters dreams of a better future for Kenya county Turkana

Five years after the discovery of oil, and four since a giant aquifer was found, drought has struck again, shattering the dreams of a different future for Turkana, a bone-dry region of dust and stone, home to mostly semi-nomadic livestock herders and lacking the most basic trappings of modernity.

published on : 5th April 2017

With summer setting in early, here's how citizens beat the heat

Even as drought is hitting most parts of south India, some parts of the country are coping with the heat conditions that have set early this year.

published on : 1st March 2017

Drought bleeds South India dry: No water for fish, birds or fishermen — scenes from Shivamogga

As lake beds dry up and crack, and rivers become rivulets, South India thirsts due to the failed Monsoon. Several states, including Tamil Nadu, have been declared drought hit, while others like Karnataka are still reeling from a long-time drought.

published on : 27th February 2017

Karnataka's Bandipura National Park is dry as a bone with summer still to come

Already in the grip of drought ahead of the summer months, wildlife in the Bandipura National Park have dog days ahead

published on : 22nd February 2017