earth science studies

Tremors, movie focus attention on controversial dam (Letter from Kerala)


November 27th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 (IANS) A series of tremors since June and an explosive movie have again focussed attention on a dam in Kerala the state doesn't want but is ... Read more...

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Slight tremors in Kerala’s Idukki district


November 26th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Idukki, Nov 26 (IANS) A day after a Kerala minister warned of the threat to the over 100-year-old Mullaperiyar Dam due to an earthquake, slight tremors were experienced early Saturday ... Read more...

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ICTs can help Kerala adapt to climate change


November 19th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 (IANS) Kerala is vulnerable to long-term effects of climate change and increased use of ICTs will help in formulating a strategy to monitor, mitigate and adapt climate ... Read more...

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Five-tier security for Kerala treasure temple


September 29th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) The security cover at Kerala's Sree Padmanabhaswamy, where around Rs.1 lakh crore worth treasure was found stashed away, will be upgraded from three-tier to five-tier, an ... Read more...

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‘Red rain’ in Kerala again?


August 30th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Pathanamthitta (Kerala), Aug 30 (IANS) When residents of some places in this Kerala district woke up Tuesday morning, they were surprised to see red coloured rain water collected in their ... Read more...

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Mild quake in Idukki, Kottayam districts


July 26th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Idukki, July 26 (IANS) The hilly district of Idukki and some parts of Kottayam district of Kerala experienced a nild tremor of 3.8 on the Richter scale.The epicentre of the ... Read more...

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Curbs imposed on Kerala eco-tourism project


July 14th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The ministry of environment and forests has halted all activities related to the construction of a mangrove theme park in Kerala's Kannur district due to fears of ... Read more...

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Mild quake in Thiruvananthapuram district (Lead)


September 18th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 (IANS) A mild earthquake, measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale, was recorded in Thiruvanthapuram district Friday evening, officials said. The epicentre of the two-and-half-second quake, which occurred at 6.40 p.m. ... Read more...

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