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Novel protein 'mat' can soak up pollution, finds new study

In a breakthrough, scientists have created novel protein mats that can soak up and trap chemical pollution. Despite years of effort to stabilise proteins outside of their native environments,

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Earthquake jolts the Andaman Islands
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Night temperatures below normal

There was an appreciable fall ranging from 2.1 to 4 degrees Celsius in the night temperatures at one or two places in coastal Andhra and no large change in Rayalaseema during last
05 Feb 2018, 12:13 AM IST

Cold intensifies in Kashmir division

Cold tightened its grip across Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, as the minimum temperature went down several degrees below the freezing point last night, even as the day
04 Feb 2018, 01:50 PM IST

Dense fog hits train services in Delhi

A thick layer of fog engulfed the national capital and its neighbouring regions on Sunday morning, affecting the train services.
28 Jan 2018, 10:18 AM IST

Dense fog affects train services in Delhi

As many as 10 trains were cancelled, 22 delayed and three rescheduled due to low visibility caused by the persisting cold wave here.
22 Jan 2018, 10:25 AM IST

Night temperatures below normal in Seema

In a warning for Andhra Pradesh, the Met department bulletin said on Friday that shallow to moderate fog is very likely to occur at isolated places in Krishna and Guntur districts
20 Jan 2018, 12:14 AM IST

Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 67 degrees Celsius

Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas T
17 Jan 2018, 06:04 PM IST

Night temperatures above normal in coastal AP, Seema

In a warning to Andhra Pradesh, the Met department said on Tuesday that shallow to moderate fog conditions are very likely to prevail at isolated places in coastal Andhra Pradesh o
16 Jan 2018, 11:44 PM IST

Cold wave continues in J&K, Kargil freezes at minus 19

The minimum temperatures dropped again in Jammu and Srinagar cities on Tuesday due to nightlong cloud cover, sending down chilly wind from snow-clad mountains, the Met Office said.
16 Jan 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Adilabad records temperature of 6 degrees, severe cold warning issued

The Indian Meteorological Department have issued a severe cold wave warning for the next three days in Adilabad and Khammam as the mercury levels are likely to decrease significant
05 Jan 2018, 10:08 AM IST

Cold wave warning issued in Telangana for next five days

The Meteorological Department has issued a cold wave warning in Telangana for the next five days. Severe cold conditions are set to prevail in the districts of Telangana as the col
29 Dec 2017, 03:38 PM IST

4.7-magnitude earthquake jolts Uttarakhand

An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale jolted Uttarakhand on Thursday.
28 Dec 2017, 06:15 PM IST

Reshape your body attitudes to have happier New Year

 If you are overweight and planning to lose a few kilos in the New Year, first shed harmful attitudes about your body as feeling bad about yourself does not actually motivate a p
25 Dec 2017, 05:51 PM IST

Cold, foggy Sunday morning in Delhi, 17 trains cancelled

It was a cold and foggy morning here on Sunday with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.3 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average, the Met Office said. At least 1
24 Dec 2017, 10:29 AM IST

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