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  • World Population Day

    Why in News Every year, 11th July is celebrated as the World Population Day. Key Points Theme for 2020: How to safeguard the health and rights...

    11 Jul 2020 Geography

  • Flood Management In India

    This article is based on “Evolve an integrated response to floods” which was published in The Hindustan Times on 06/07/2020. It talks...

    09 Jul 2020 Geography

  • Ocean Mapping: Seabed 2030 Project

    Why in News Recently, it was announced that mapping of nearly one-fifth of the world’s ocean floor had been finished under the Seabed 2030...

    25 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Earthquakes and Delhi-NCR

    Why in News Recently, the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) has observed that the recent series of tremors in the National Capital...

    20 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Earth’s Mantle and Evolution of Life

    Why in News According to a study published in the journal ‘Nature Communications’, an evolution of the Mantle of the Earth could have...

    18 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Cyclone

    Why in news In the year 2020, Cyclone Amphan (pronounced as UM-PUN) formed over Bay of Bengal intensified and turned into a “super cyclonic...

    04 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Expansion of the Amery Ice Shelf

    Why in News The National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (NCPOR) has predicted an increase in the expansion of Amery Ice Shelf (AIS) boundaries...

    04 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Tropical Cyclone: Cristobal

    Why in News Recently, a tropical Cyclone named Cristobal has formed in the southern Gulf of Mexico. Key Points Atlantic Hurricane...

    04 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Cyclone Nisarga

    Why in News A fast-moving depression in the Arabian Sea is predicted to be intensified into a severe cyclone named ‘Nisarga’. The...

    02 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Delta

    Delta is a “depositional feature of a river formed at the mouth of the river. These are wetlands that form as rivers empty their water and...

    01 Jun 2020 Geography

  • Heat Waves

    Why in News Recently, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecasted the “heatwave to severe heatwave conditions” over...

    26 May 2020 Geography

  • Hotter Oceans and Supercyclones

    Why in News The supercyclone ‘Amphan’ is likely to make landfall between the Sagar islands of West Bengal and the Hatiya islands of...

    20 May 2020 Geography

  • Deforestation Rate Declined

    Why in News According to the Global Forest Resources Assessment 2020 (FRA 2020) report, the rate of forest loss has declined in the period of...

    15 May 2020 Geography

  • Surge-type Glaciers

    Why in News Scientists from the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG), Dehradun have found a seasonal advancement in 220 surging or surge-type...

    08 May 2020 Geography

  • Erosion in Ladakh and Zanskar

    Why in News The scientists and students from the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) have explored the Zanskar catchment area. The study...

    01 May 2020 Geography

  • New List of Names of Tropical Cyclones

    Why in News The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has released a list with the names of 169 tropical cyclones that are likely to emerge over the...

    30 Apr 2020 Geography

  • Ozone Layer Hole Over Arctic Closed

    Why in News Recently, the European Union’s Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) announced that a hole in the Arctic ozone layer,...

    28 Apr 2020 Geography

  • Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project

    The Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme of Telangana is a multi-purpose irrigation project on the Godavari River in Kaleshwaram, Bhupalpally,...

    24 Apr 2020 Geography

  • Kasowal Bridge on River Ravi

    Why in News The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed a permanent bridge on the Ravi river to connect Kasowal enclave in Punjab along the...

    24 Apr 2020 Geography

  • Godavari Valley Area and Covid-19

    Why in News Recently, a petition has been filed in the Supreme Court for directing the Andhra Pradesh government to conduct Covid-19 tests among the...

    18 Apr 2020 Geography

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