The Mumbai Trans Harbour Link is going to be one of the longest sea bridges in India once constructed. It is being conceived as an economic gateway for Navi Mumbai. Take a look at the construction and completion details of the project here
Tsunami is no pleasant name or happening. It has killed many people and damaged many places in the history. The waves that swallow are most feared and have the potential to change the course of history. Take a look at the deadliest tsunamis of the world below.
There are many strange places on the planet Earth with strangest of happenings. Jagran Josh brings you such different places in this article which covers cities and countries of no sunsets. Take a look at the pictures along with each place below.
Glaciers are the biggest source of Freshwater on the Earth. Many of these have formed in the previous Ice Age that prevailed on the planet. Glacial basins cover almost 26% of the Earth's land surface outside of Greenland and Antarctica. Take a look at the list of glaciers below
In the article below find the information about the height, location and special features of all the waterfalls situated in India. The article below would be helpful for all the candidates appearing in various exams like UPSC, SSC, NDA etc.
Any wetland site which is listed under the Ramsar Convention is called as a Ramsar site. There are a total of 46 Ramsar Sites now in India with the addition of 4 new ones recently. Read the article to know more about it.
Cloudburst happens when an extreme amount of precipitation occurs in a short period of time within a smaller geographical area. This article precisely describes what is cloudburst, how such clouds are formed and what causes them to burst. Also, know about flash floods here.
Know the history , geography and strategic significance of Coco Islands here. These Islands are located in Bay of Bengal and belong to Yangon area of Myanmar. They are taken on lease by China which is in turn an issue for India.
The neighbouring countries of India are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. India is located latitudinally in the Northern Hemisphere and longitudinally in the Eastern Hemisphere.
In the beginning, the cyclones were named arbitrarily after boats, catholic saints, etc. In the early 1900s, feminine names were given to cyclones while the male names were inducted from 1979. At present, the cyclones are named in a systematic way.