West Bengal starts the largest tree plantation and restoration drive in history this monsoon to restore the cyclone’s damage

Super Cyclone Amphan has caused huge destruction in Kolkata. It left battered trees on the streets, among other environmental damages. Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has taken an initiative to plant numerous saplings and restoring uprooted trees. This could be the largest restoration drive ever in the state’s history. The super-cyclone Amphan literally devastated everything that […]

Read more

India’s Ministry of Earth Science warns of cyclone near Maharashtra and Gujarat

A cyclonic storm along with heavy rains over trge coastal regions of Maharashtra and Gujarat is well on its way and may hit theland around 3rd June, warns a press release from Ministry of Earth Sciences. The well marked low pressure area over Southeast and adjoining Eastcentral Arabian Sea & Lakshadweep area concentrated into a Depression over […]

Read more

Cyclone Debbie disrupts Australia’s coal supply and exports; might result in price hikes

Australia’s coal exports may be disrupted for weeks as flooding associated with Cyclone Debbie has caused serious damage to some of the country’s key rail lines, particularly in the north-east, momentarily helping prices, but also increasing the prospect of major producers declaring force majeure. Australia’s coal hauler Aurizon Holdings said it would take up to […]

Read more