The growth of the sprawling fire had slowed but thousands of homes remained threatened on its eastern side, authorities said.
Never thought CM, govt that harps on women empowerment will back Saseendran: Sexual harassment victim
The complainant reiterated that the minister should resign and that the stand taken by LDF supporting him was distressing.
Yakutia's governor Aysen Nikolayev said they are experiencing the driest summer in the past 150 years in Yakutia, and the month of June was the hottest on record.
Singhvi, a Rajya Sabha MP, took to Twitter against the state government’s decision to bring in relaxations for Bakrid after Uttar Pradesh had cancelled the Kanwar Yatra.
The seat in the CPM’s stronghold was allotted to KC(M) which diminished the chances of Kunhammed Kutty.
The Tamarack Fire, which was sparked by lightning on July 4, exploded overnight and was over 32 square miles (82 square kilometers) as of July 17 evening.
The apex court posed this query during a hearing on Kerala government's plea seeking quashing of prosecution against six LDF members booked for unruly behaviour inside the Assembly.
The blazes come as the West is in the midst of a second extreme heat wave within just a few weeks and as the entire region is suffering from one of the worst droughts in recent history.
California and other parts of the West are sinking deeper into drought and that has sent fire danger sky high in many areas.
California's Death Valley reached 130 F (54 Celsius) on July 9, 2021, which if confirmed as accurate would be the hottest high recorded there since July 1913.
After UDF latched on ‘corrupt’ Mani remark, ruling party swings into action to douse fire
The SC bench maintained that such behaviour cannot be condoned and the accused should face trial under the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act.
Search crews on Sunday discovered the bodies of four people who are believed to be Egyptian laborers outside the village of Orou on the southern edge of Cyprus’ main Troodos mountain range.
The roughly 1,000 residents of Lytton had to abandon their homes with just a few minutes notice Wednesday evening after suffering the previous day under a record high of 49.6 degree Celsius.
Opposition politicians led by UDF’s Ramesh Chennithala and BJP’s K Surendran unleashed an all-out attack against the government.