Karnataka Forest Department’s Sniffer dog Rana laid to rest with state honours

Rana died of age-related ailments. He was laid to rest near the safari centre of the Bandipur Tiger Reserve.

published on : 3rd August 2022

13-year-old Rana, the first member of canine squad no more

"Even though he had retired and we have got another dog, Rana's place nobody can replace Rana," he said.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Teacher suspended for caning, injuring student in Odisha's Ganjam district

The child could not sleep all night due to the trauma, alleged Urmila adding, that such behaviour is unpardonable. As the child had sustained multiple injuries.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Ibrahim Adil Shah II: Poet, painter and art patron

A portrait in the City Palace Museum in Jaipur shows Ibrahim Adil Shah II with a mark on the forehead, similar to the sacred mark common among several sects of Hindus.

published on : 21st July 2022

PM Modi meets head of Japanese multinational information technology company NEC Corporation

Endo spoke about opportunities in India in areas such as smart cities, emerging technologies and an innovative effort to encourage learning of Japanese in India.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Canine virus outbreak hits Ranchi zoo, all seven foxes die

Canine distemper, a naturally occurring viral infection, is considered fatal for canine families such as fox, dogs and wolves.

published on : 13th April 2022

Indonesia's Merapi volcano unleashes lava, hundreds evacuate

Mount Merapi is the most active of more than 120 active volcanoes in Indonesia and has repeatedly erupted with lava and gas clouds recently.

published on : 10th March 2022

Belgian Malinois among 31 canines to be inducted in State police dept

With the induction of 31 canines into the police department, the total strength of canines in the Telangana Police department has reached 260. 

published on : 27th February 2022

33 canines ready to sniff out criminals, induction today

The canines passing out will include Belgian Malinois, Labrador, Golden Retriever and German Shepherd.

published on : 26th February 2022

Tonga needs over USD 90 million to start repairs from volcanic eruption

The eruption left a thick layer of volcanic ash blanketing Tonga’s main island, tainting much of its drinking water, several small settlements on outlying islands were wiped out.

published on : 17th February 2022

Canine Lovely laid to rest with police honours

Wanaparthy Superintendent of Police K Apoorva Rao expressed shock at the demise of Lovely and paid his last respects. 

published on : 29th January 2022

International aid reaches Tonga with clean water, supplies

The main airport runway has been cleared of ash spewed when the nearby Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha’apai volcano erupted a week ago.

published on : 23rd January 2022

First aid flight leaves for Tonga after big volcano eruption

U.N. humanitarian officials report that about 84,000 people more than 80% of Tonga’s population have been impacted by the volcano’s eruption.

published on : 20th January 2022

Flights sent to assess Tonga damage after volcanic eruption

A towering ash cloud that has engulfed the islands since the volcanic eruption on January 15 had prevented earlier flights.

published on : 17th January 2022

Tonga volcanic eruption shockwaves felt in India too

In fact, almost 12 hours after that, i.e., on Sunday morning, an amateur weather enthusiast from Goa, Atul Naik, posted on Twitter another graph that showed the second peak too.

published on : 17th January 2022

Pacific tsunami threat recedes, volcano ash hinders response

Satellite images showed the spectacular eruption that took place Saturday evening, with a plume of ash, steam and gas rising like a mushroom above the blue Pacific waters.

published on : 16th January 2022

Tsunami hits Tonga after giant undersea volcanic eruption

Satellite images showed a huge eruption, a plume of ash, steam and gas captured from the space rising like a mushroom above the blue Pacific waters.

published on : 15th January 2022

Undersea Pacific volcano erupts near Tonga, tsunami warning put in force

Video posted to social media showed large waves washing ashore in coastal areas. The Tonga Meteorological Services said a tsunami warning had been put in force for all of Tonga.

published on : 15th January 2022

Death count rises to 34, rescue ops continue post Mount Semeru volcanic eruption in Indonesia

Mount Semeru on the island of Java ejected volcanic ash high into the sky and rained hot mud on Saturday.

published on : 7th December 2021

Indonesia's Mount Semeru volcano erupts, spews huge ash cloud

Mount Semeru’s sudden eruption in Lumajang district in East Java province left several villages around its slopes blanketed with falling ash.

published on : 4th December 2021
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