Arctic

  • Arctic Monkeys, One Direction big winners at 2014 BRIT Awards 20-02-2014 05:30 PM

    London: Boybands Arctic Monkeys and One Direction took home multiple awards at the 2014 BRIT Awards. The event, which is held to honour the best in British music, took place yesterday at London's O2 Arena. The Sheffield-based rock band won the Mastercard British Album of the Year for their fifth...
  • Beyonce Knowles to perform at BRIT Awards 11-02-2014 07:43 AM

    London: Pop star Beyonce Knowles will grace the stage at the BRIT Awards on February 19. The 'Drunk in Love' hitmaker will grace the stage at the ceremony for the first time in 10 years and she will join Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams, Arctic Monkeys and Ellie Goulding, reports contactmusic.com....
  • Katy Perry, Arctic Monkeys to perform at Brit Awards 30-11-2013 04:36 PM

    London: Singer Katy Perry and the member of rock band Arctic Monkeys will perform at the 2014's Brit Awards to be held here Feb 19. "The Brits has always showcased the music that I love and am influenced by. It's an honour to play at such a prestigious event where...
  • 'Melting of Arctic ice to affect India, China' 05-04-2013 11:29 PM

    New Delhi: Himalayan nations, including India and China, will be affected in a big way by the melting of the ice in Arctic and the glaciers in Himalayas, Iceland President "lafur Ragnar Grmsson on Friday warned as he asked parties and organisations to hold dialogue to deal with the issue....
  • 'Antarctic sea ice increasing with climate change' 12-11-2012 05:38 PM

    London: Scientists have discovered that unlike the dramatic losses in the Arctic, the Antarctic sea ice cover has increased under the effects of climate change. The first direct evidence that marked changes to Antarctic sea ice drift occurring over the last 20 years in response to changing winds has been...
  • Plane crashes in Canadian Arctic, 12 killed 21-08-2011 09:04 AM

    Resolute Bay: A chartered Boeing 737-200 plane crashed on Saturday afternoon as it was approaching an airport in Canada's Arctic region, killing 12 people and injuring three, police said. Residents of the tiny hamlet of Resolute Bay in the Arctic territory of Nunavut and soldiers from a nearby military exercise...
  • 30 Minutes: Arctic - The roof of the world 04-06-2011 10:11 PM

    This week on '30 Minutes', Bahar Dutt highlights the concerning issues Arctic is facing today due to climatic changes. ...
  • Arctic to become ice free in next 30 to 50 years 03-06-2011 10:06 PM

    New Delhi: The Arctic is warming and like never before. Scientists say the Arctic Ocean will become ice-free in summer within the next 30 to 50 years. "The changes we are inducing now are quite dramatic and will change the livelihood for everyone one around," said Kim Holmen, Director, Norwegian...
  • Ice melt to close off Arctic's interior riches 01-06-2011 05:06 PM

    Washington: Global warming will likely open up coastal areas in the Arctic to development but close vast regions of the northern interior to forestry and mining by mid-century as ice and frozen soil under temporary winter roads melt, researchers said. Higher temperatures have already led to lower summer sea ice...
  • Arctic: an intensive care unit for Planet Earth

    Beasts in my Belfry |  Bahar Dutt
    May 27, 2011 The day was full of much action. It was snowing in the morning as we headed out with the scientists from ...

  • On the road to the Arctic

    Beasts in my Belfry |  Bahar Dutt
    The first signs that this journey is going to be full of a lot of adventure? We miss our connections from the quaint airport of...

  • India might become observer of Arctic Council: US 10-05-2011 11:14 AM

    Washington: India might become an observer of the Arctic Council though its membership is not open unless a country has territory above the Arctic Circle, a US official has said. "The Arctic Council is not open for membership unless a nation has territory above the Arctic Circle. India does not...
  • Mummified forest provides climate change clues 17-12-2010 12:16 PM

    Los Angeles: On a remote island in the Canadian Arctic where no trees now grow, a newly unearthed mummified forest is giving researchers a peek into how plants reacted to ancient climate change. That knowledge will be key as scientists begin to tease out the impacts of global warming in...
  • Canadian jets intercept Russian bombers 31-07-2010 11:32 AM

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  • Arctic Ocean may be ice-free by 2050: expert 26-07-2010 10:39 PM

    Moscow: Climate change on the planet may make the Arctic Ocean ice-free by 2050, a top Russian expert has said. "In 30-40 years, the Arctic may have no ice in the summertime, including the North Pole," Director of the Russian Meteorological Centre Alexander Frolov said. Quoting data from an Intergovernmental...
  • Irish woman seeks 'husband' for 120 litres of beer 06-07-2008 12:13 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to cancel its A team's series against the West Indies after the Caribbean side refused to tour Pakistan due to of security concerns and offered to play in the United Arab Emirates. According to reliable sources in the board, the West Indies...
  • As Arctic ice melts, race for oil begins 30-06-2008 08:45 PM

    St. John's, (Antigua): Fast bowling legend Curtly Ambrose says regional effort is needed if West Indies cricket is to recapture its glory days and return to the upper echelons of the world game. The former West Indies fast bowler has stressed that the job of resuscitating the game in the...
  • Cold reality: North Pole may be ice-free this summer 28-06-2008 03:29 PM

    Colombo: Elegant West Indies batsman Darren Bravo says playing smart cricket will be the key to success in the ongoing World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka. The aim is always to get better at what you do. If you keep it simple and play it smart you will get success, Bravo,...
  • Arctic sea ice melting faster 02-05-2007 03:24 PM

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  • Arctic ice to disappear by 2040: study 13-12-2006 10:01 AM

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