Research: Old-growth trees provide buffer against climate change

A new analysis of more than 20,000 trees on five continents shows that old-growth trees are more drought tolerant than younger trees in the forest canopy and may be better able to withstand future climate extremes.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:06 IST

Indonesia-origin betel nuts smuggling case: ED raids 17 premises in Maharashtra, busts syndicate

ED investigation has revealed a well-organized syndicate of suppliers of Indonesian betel nut, commission agents, logistic providers, transporters, hawala operators and buyers who were smuggling the betel nuts into India.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:05 IST

Godwoken to host first ever Premier Indian BlockchainXGaming Conference in Bangalore

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], December 3 (ANI/GPRC): Aiming to educate the blockchain gaming community, Canada-based Godwoken Games, the world's first modular gaming Blockchain and infrastructure building platform is organizing the first edition of the Premier Indian BlockchainXGaming Conference in Bangalore. Co-organised by Nervos Foundation, the knowledge-based event is the first of its kind and most sought-after for aspiring coders and techies looking to enter the exciting world of blockchain gaming. The one-day conference is being held at The Den on 5th December 2022.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:04 IST

TRS MLC Kavitha meets party cadres in Hyderabad ahead of CBI appearance in Delhi liquor scam probe

K Kavitha met and greeted the party cadre at her Hyderabad residence on Saturday ahead of her CBI appearance on December 6.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:04 IST

KCP Infra Limited provides internship for Engineering Graduates across five states

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 3 (ANI/NewsVoir): KCP Infra Limited (formerly KCP Engineers Private Limited) has started an internship training program for the Engineering Graduates across five states to create awareness and to explore the various job opportunities in the infrastructure sector. The main objective of this training program is to develop skilled Engineers in the infrastructure sector and to encourage more budding entrepreneurs. The company is providing practical training to the interns along with stipend as per industrial standards.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:03 IST

Dense layer of fog engulfs Srinagar as temperature dips to sub-zero

As per the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Dal Lake area will experience a minimum temperature of -1.0°C today.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 13:01 IST

Shooter Rudrankksh Patil clinches ISSF President's Cup

The competition is taking place in Cairo from November 28 to December 4

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 12:56 IST

Nadda calls for mega BJP meet on December 5 and 6

BJP National President JP Nadda will preside over a two-day meeting of all key office bearers of the party on December 5 and 6, which will likely be virtually attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the last day.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 12:46 IST

International Day of Persons with Disabilities: PM Modi says government focussed on accessibility

On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, I laud the fortitude and accomplishments of our Divyang sisters and brothers. Our Government has undertaken numerous initiatives which have created opportunities for persons with disabilities and enabled them to shine, said PM Modi

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 12:45 IST

Study: Positively charged nanomaterials treat obesity anywhere you want

Researchers have long been working on how to treat obesity, a serious condition that can lead to hypertension, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and cardiovascular diseases. Studies have also revealed a strong correlation between obesity and cancer, recent data show that smoking, drinking alcohol, and obesity are the biggest contributors to cancer worldwide.

Updated: Dec 03, 2022 12:45 IST