April 30, 2020.Reading time 6 minutes.
30 April 2020. Introduction: The nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the spread of Covid-19 has improved the quality of water in the rivers, noticeably in Ganga and Yamuna. A comparative assessment of pollution levels during pre-lockdown and lockdown periods was made through the analysis of data generated from 36 real-time water quality motoring systems. […]
April 30, 2020.Reading time 4 minutes.
30 April 2020. Introduction: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on 28th April 2020 released a new list with the names of 169 tropical cyclones that are likely to emerge over the north Indian Ocean, including the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean. About IMD: The IMD is one of the six Regional Specialised Meteorological […]
April 30, 2020.Reading time 3 minutes.
28 April 2020 Introduction: India attended the first ever virtual dialogue at the eleventh session of Petersburg Climate Dialogue deliberating on issues of Climate Change. Highlights: India was represented by Shri Prakash Javdekar-the Union Minister for Environmnet,Forest and Climate Change. 30 other countries attended the dialogue. Hosted by Germany and co-hosted by UK. This eleventh […]