Afghanistan Environment Nature Rivers

Flash flood kills more than 160 in Afghanistan many still missing

According to International agency Reuters Thirteen provinces, mostly in the country’s north, had been affected by floods, according to the Ministry for Disaster Management.   In Parwan, just north of the capital Kabul, 116 people had been killed and more than 120 injured, with 15 people still missing, national and local officials said.   Rescuers Read More…

Agriculture Environment Nature South India

Telangana rain batters three killed and rivers floods

Inside Telangana Three persons were killed and normal life was severely disrupted across the state on the third day of incessant rains on Saturday.   Two woman, one about 80 years old and her 50-year-old daughter died after their house in Nagarkurnool district collapsed.   Bandi Venkatesh, 30, was swept away while fishing in Nakkavagu, Read More…

Africa China Opinion

Nile dam dispute : China gradually emerging as negotiator in Africa Region

Beijing may not have directly funded the controversial US$4.6 billion Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) across the Blue Nile, but it provided loans for  related infrastructure and has an interest in a three-nation row over the project being resolved.   Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt – the three countries in dispute over the dam’s construction  are Read More…

Corona Virus Environment Health South India

Wastewater based epidemiology a tool for COVID-19 monitor : Study by IIT researchers

Researchers in India detected genetic material of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in wastewater, a breakthrough that paves the way for using wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE) for real-time surveillance of COVID-19 in the country. The study, led by group of young scientists in IIT-Gandhinagar, found that increased gene copies of the virus in Ahmedabad’s wastewater matched the incidence Read More…

Children North India Social Women

Daily wage women thrown all her 5 Children into Ganga river in Uttar Pradesh

News agency IANS claimed that in a shocking incident on Sunday, a woman threw all  her five children into the Ganga river in Jeghangirabad in Uttar Pradesh’s Bhadohi district.   Indian PM Modi’s six  Hours Short  Sudden notice of 21 days lockdown that  has crippled the life of millions of daily labours in India . Read More…