Tag: india

Mar 29, 2017

King Cobra Wanders Into Village Due to Drought and Drinks Water from Rescuers’ Bottle

King Cobra Wanders Into Village Due to Drought and Drinks Water from Rescuers’ Bottle

A 12 ft long King Cobra wandered into a village in southern India due to the recent drought and rescuers successfully fed the giant snake water from a bottle in this rare and thrilling footage

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Mar 28, 2016

This Company Makes Edible Utensils To Limit Plastic Waste

This Company Makes Edible Utensils To Limit Plastic Waste

India is the world’s largest user of disposable cutlery with over 120 billion pieces discarded each year

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Nov 5, 2015

India’s ‘Birdman’ Spends 40% of His Income to Feed 4,000 Parakeets Daily

India’s ‘Birdman’ Spends 40% of His Income to Feed 4,000 Parakeets Daily

For the last 10 years, 62-year-old Chennai, India resident Sekar has risen at 4 am to feed up to 4,000 parakeets daily

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May 27, 2015

Picture of the Day: It’s So Hot in India the Streets are Melting

Picture of the Day: It’s So Hot in India the Streets are Melting

There’s a deadly heatwave currently striking India. Temperatures are so high that some of the roads in Delhi are even melting.

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May 2, 2015

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Photograph by Diego Delso, Wikimedia Commons, CC-BY-SA 4.0 Seen here is the stunning Taj Mahal, perfectly framed by this nearby archway and captured by Diego Delso. The Taj Mahal (which literally translates to ‘crown of palaces’) is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah…

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May 29, 2014

To Mark the End of Winter, Everyone in this Indian Region Flies a Kite

To Mark the End of Winter, Everyone in this Indian Region Flies a Kite

Photograph by SANDEEPA AND CHETAN Website | Facebook | Twitter | Tumblr | Flickr In the northwestern state of Gujarat, India, the festival of Uttarayan marks the day when winter begins to turn into summer, according to the Indian calendar. It is the sign for farmers that the sun is back and that harvest…

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Apr 16, 2014

Picture of the Day: Rainstorm at the Taj

Picture of the Day: Rainstorm at the Taj

RAINSTORM AT THE TAJ Photograph by CHETAN KARKHANIS Website | Facebook | Twitter | Tumblr | Flickr In this beautiful capture by Chetan Karkhanis, we see a sun-soaked rainstorm at the world-famous Taj Mahal. As Chetan explains on Flickr: “This is the view of the Taj Mahal from the top of the…

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