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AMU Riding club joins on going ‘Tree Plantation Drive’

AMU Riding club joins on going ‘Tree Plantation Drive’ Aligarh, August 18: The on going ‘Tree Plantation Drive’ in the Aligarh Muslim University is spreading its influence as the AMU Riding Club recently gave a nod to the plantation drive. As a part of the drive, former President, AMU Riding Club, Mr Shamsuddin Hussain recently […]

Dept of Geology starts 15th Outreach Programme on Basics of Remote Sensing, GIS and GNSS

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Dept of Geology starts 15th Outreach Programme on Basics of Remote Sensing, GIS and GNSS Aligarh, August 18: The Department of Geology, Aligarh Muslim University recently started its 15th Outreach Programme on Basics of Remote Sensing, GIS and GNSS. The course is being conducted by the IIRS in collaboration with the consortium for Educational Communication, […]

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One student, one tree programme launched

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One student, one tree programme launched ALIGARH: The Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Lt. Gen. Zameer Uddin Shah will launch a three-day massive special plantation drive on the eve of Independence Day with a concept of “one student, one tree’. Professor Pervez Qamar Rizvi, Member Incharge, Department of Land and Garden, said, “We have […]

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Indian Govt. claims it is doing everything to tackle air pollution

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Indian Govt. claims it is doing everything to tackle air pollution The Government has been making consistent efforts to address the issue of air pollution in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR). The Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar, has adopted a consultative and cooperative approach to […]

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Government has established National Adaptation Fund on Climate Change: Javadekar

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Government has established National Adaptation Fund on Climate Change: Javadekar Government has established the National Adaptation Fund on Climate Change (NAFCC) with a budget provision of Rs.350 crores for the year 2015-16 and 2016-17, with an estimated requirement of Rs.181.5 crores for financial year 2017-18. The objective of the fund is to assist State and […]

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Cecil the lion killed, Jericho may still be around, Where American hunter is hiding for the last fortnight

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Cecil the lion killed, Jericho may still be around, Where American hunter is hiding for the last fortnight Following the hunting of much publicized Cecil the lion, there are reports that his brother Jericho the Lion’s fate is also under threat. Jericho was expected to take care of the cubs left behind by Cecil the […]

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Cecil the lion killed: Where dentist Walter Palmer is hiding, extradition may be the last thing

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Cecil the lion killed: Where dentist Walter Palmer is hiding, extradition may be the last thing Now the law seems to be catching up rather fast with the killer of ‘Cecil the lion’, a very popular lion in Zimbabwe. He paid an astronomical sum of $52000 to a hunter in impoverished nation of Zimbabwe. While […]

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Cecil the lion killed: Walter James Palmer may be on radar of US investigators

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Cecil the lion killed: Walter James Palmer may be on radar of US investigators Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer’s whereabouts are unknown. He has apologized to his patients for the inconvenience that he has caused due to the backlash over his killing of ‘Cecil the lion’. Zimbabwean government has threatened serious action against him and at […]

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‘Cecil the lion’ killed: Dentist Walter James Palmer doesn’t regret the killing

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‘Cecil the lion’ killed: Dentist Walter James Palmer doesn’t regret the killing Walter James Palmer has been found to be behind the killing of a very popular loin in Zimbabwe. ‘Cecil the lion’ was the favorite lion of many nature lovers and the beast was known to be very cordial to humans unlike other lions. […]

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NASA announcement today: Kepler 452b or Earth 2.0 orbits a Sun-like star in a 385 day orbit period

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NASA announcement today:  Kepler 452b or Earth 2.0 orbits a Sun-like star in a 385 day orbit period takes 385 days to orbit around its sun In a press conference this morning (2015 July 23), NASA’s Kepler team announced discovery of planet Kepler-452b which has the closest match of planet characteristics to Earth: 60% larger than […]

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Asteroid flyby earth makes headlines across the world: UW-158 passed from 1.5 million miles

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Asteroid flyby earth makes headlines across the world: UW-158 passed from 1.5 million miles Asteroid 2011 UW-158 is all set to pass through earth from very close. The whole world seems to be enthused by the news and space enthusiasts are awaiting the spectacle rather very impatiently. But despite being an asteroid that will flyby […]

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NASA’s New Horizons Pluto flyby is beginning of new a chapter: Latest update

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NASA’s New Horizons Pluto flyby is beginning of new a chapter: Latest update This is something that not many had thought would be realized and realized so soon. NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has bypassed Pluto. It flew past the dwarf planet by just a whisker. NASA has said that the New Horizons probe went as […]

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Minister to Hold Review Meeting with State Environment and Forests Minsters The Government has made a significant move towards the conservation of the landscape of Western Ghats and its unique biodiversity. The Minister of State (Independent Charge), of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar has called a meeting, here tomorrow, of the State […]

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Researchers study seahorse tail’s markup for advanced robotic medical devices, tail has 36 segments Seahorse Robots are going to be the latest addition in the long list of robotic animals. These robotic animals may change the face of the world in the coming days by making those things possible that look quite impossible now. There […]

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