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New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who spent this Diwali with the soldiers of Siachen Glacier, will be meeting the media persons on Saturday, at a Diwali Milan function at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headquarters here.
Gurgaon, Oct. 23 (ANI): Defence expert Lieutenant General (retd.) Raj Kadyan on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Siachen glacier to visit the troops stationed there would raise the morale of the soldiers.
Why Himalayan Karakoram Range glaciers are expanding, not melting mystery finally solved Oct 23, 12:18 pm
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): A new research has resolved the "Karakoram anomaly," where glaciers have remained stable and even increased in mass while many glaciers nearby have receded.
PM Modi leaves for Siachen on Diwali Oct 23, 9:35 am
New Delhi, Oct.23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left for the Siachen Glacier on Thursday morning to mark the auspicious occasion of Diwali with the soldiers posted at the world's highest battlefield in Jammu and Kashmir.
Why Himalayan glaciers are expanding instead of shrinking Oct 14, 12:47 pm
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Scientists' observations in the Karakoram region have revealed that the glaciers there were stable, and snowfall is increasing instead of decreasing.
Pakistan Foreign Ministry says India inflexible on Siachen Oct 2, 6:58 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Tasnim Aslam, on Thursday said India had never responded positively on proposals regarding the demilitarization of the Siachen Glacier.
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): A team of researchers have identified the first mineralogical evidence of past glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars.
Antarctica melt reason behind rise in sea-level Sep 1, 9:54 am
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that that fresh water from melting glaciers is the reason behind rise in the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica.
Greenland, Antarctic ice sheets losing volume Aug 21, 12:37 pm
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): A new study has observed the changes in the altitude of Greenlandic and Antarctic glaciers.
Curiosity traversing ancient glaciers on Red Planet Jun 26, 10:32 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): NASA has revealed that the Martian crater Gale, through which the NASA rover Curiosity is currently traversing, was covered with glaciers about 3,500 million years ago.
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Researchers have found that a rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in an irreversible state of decline, with nothing to stop the glaciers in this area from melting into the sea.
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Scientists have observed an iceberg bigger than the island of Guam, which is slowly moving away from an Antarctic glacier.
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers have found that six massive glaciers in West Antarctica are moving faster than they did 40 years ago, causing more ice to discharge into the ocean and global sea level to rise.
New computer model could help better predict glacial response to global climate change Mar 19, 1:28 pm
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have used advanced geochronology techniques such as cosmogenic and luminescence dating to more accurately determine the age of their frozen samples.
NASA sheds light into Greenland's ice sheet loss Mar 11, 3:07 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): A new Research using data from NASA is giving insight into one of the processes causing Greenland's ice sheet to lose mass.
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the largest single contributor to global sea level rise, Pine Island Glacier (PIG), a glacier of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, may continue thinning for decades to come.
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): A new report suggests that over the past two decades, ice loss from the Greenland Ice Sheet increased four-fold contributing to one-quarter of global sea level rise.
Greenland's 'fastest glacier' smashes breaking speed record Feb 4, 10:14 am
Washington, Feb. 4 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that Jakobshavn Isbrae (Jakobshavn Glacier) is moving ice from the Greenland ice sheet into the ocean at a speed that seems to be the fastest ever recorded.
Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier enters 'irreversible' melt Jan 15, 2:00 pm
London, Jan.15 (ANI): Researchers have warned that Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier(PIG) could now be in a state of irreversible retreat, making it an even more significant contributor to global sea level rise during the next two decades.
Washington, January 3 (ANI): The floating ice shelf at the tip of Pine Island Glacier, one of the biggest routes for ice to flow from Antarctica into the sea, has been melting and thinning for the past four decades causing the glacier to speed up and discharge more ice, researchers say.
Islamabad, Dec. 05 (ANI): Pakistan has urged India to pull out its troops from the Siachen Glacier, saying that their presence is a serious threat to the environment.
Indian gems worth 205k pounds found beneath Mont Blanc glacier Sep 27, 10:44 am
London, Sept 27 (ANI): A French mountaineer has found gems believed to belong to a passenger on one of two Air India planes that crashed in 1950 and 1966.
Warm ocean water main culprit behind melting ice shelf Sep 13, 12:52 pm
Washington, Sept. 13 (ANI): Researchers have said that warm ocean water, and not warm air, is melting the Pine Island Glacier's floating ice shelf in Antarctica and could be blamed for increased melting of other ice shelves.
Newly married woman charged for pushing hubby to death off a cliff Sep 11, 12:15 pm
London, Sept. 11 (ANI): A newly wed Montana woman was taken under custody following her admission to shoving her new hubby off a cliff just over a week into their marriage.
Washington, Sept. 4 (ANI): A NASA-led team of scientists has found proof that soot from a rapidly industrializing Europe caused the abrupt retreat of mountain glaciers in the European Alps that began in the 1860s, a period often believed as the end of the Little Ice Age.
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