Hurricane Hanna hits Texas: Basics: Hurricane, Typhoon, Cyclones

Hurricane Hanna made landfall in Texas   LEARNING WITH TIMES: BASICS The India Meteorological Department (IMD)  issues colour codes   to indicate various categories of alerts. Here is what each alert means: Green (All is well): No advisory is issued Yellow (Be aware):…

Kashmir saffron gets Geographical Indication Certificate

Kashmir saffron, which is cultivated and harvested in the Karewa (highlands) of Jammu and Kashmir,in a momentous decision, the Central Government  issued certification of geographical indication (GI) . The spice is grown in some regions of Kashmir, including Pulwama, Budgam,…