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Agricultural insurance can have unwanted side-effects

London, Sep 26 (IANS) While agricultural insurance intends to protect farmers in developing countries from the effects of climate change, it can also have undesirable ecological and social side-effects, say researchers. Agricultural insurance can change…

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Misty Tuesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) It was a misty Tuesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 25.4 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average. The Met Office has predicted…








Heavy rains lash Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) Moderate to heavy rains measuring upto 99mm accompanied by thunder showers and winds lashed Bengaluru on Monday, flooding the city’s low-lying areas, a weather official said. “Several areas have recorded moderate…


Sunny Monday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) It was a sunny Monday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 23.8 degree Celsius, the average of the season. According to the Met Department, the day ahead will…







Mild quake hits Chamba in Himachal

Shimla, Sep 24 (IANS) A mild quake was recorded on Sunday in Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba region, which witnessed tremors for three consecutive days in May, an official said. “An earthquake measuring 3.6 on the Richter…