User: Genecampaign Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Nov 13 2018 10:48 IST RSS 2.0
 
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California devastated by deadliest fire in history 13.11.2018 Rediff: News
At least 29 people have died so far in the fast-moving wildfire which began in California on November 8. The numbers are expected to rise.
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Want to save water? Give it a price 11.11.2018 Rediff: News
'In India, we are paying a price for not managing water as we are not willing to pay the cost for it.'
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Union Agriculture Minister addresses Inter – Session Meeting of Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare 1.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
        The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh addressed the Inter-Session Meeting of Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare in New Delhi today.
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Sustainability should be the core of our development philosophy: Vice President 26.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“There is a great need to rethink and redefine development. We need a paradigm that combines development with sustainability”, the Vice President of India, Shri. M. Venkaiah Naidu said at the Presentation ceremony of ‘Earth Heroes Awards’ 2018, here today.
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Expert panel for basin, sub-basin level study of Kalbhog, Kalmoni rivers 21.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Expert panel for basin, sub-basin level study of Kalbhog, Kalmoni rivers
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Climate change endangers world heritage sites 17.10.2018 Rediff: News
From Venice and the tower of Pisa, dozens of UNESCO World Heritage sites are deeply threatened by rising sea levels, researchers warned Tuesday.
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India lost $79.5 bn due to natural disasters in 20 years 12.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
India lost $79.5 bn due to natural disasters in 20 years
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India lost $79.5 bn due to natural disasters in 20 years 12.10.2018 Sify Finance
India has suffered economic losses of $79.5 billion due to natural disasters during the last two decades, according to the UN.
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India lost $79.5 billion from climate-related disasters in 20 years 12.10.2018 Rediff: News
According to the report, floods (43.4 per cent) and storms (28.2 per cent) are the two most frequently occurring disasters.
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Shri Hardeep Puri calls for putting ‘systems in place’ to enhance our emergency response infrastructure 11.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Housing and Urban Affairs, Shri Hardeep Singh Puri has called for putting ‘systems in place’ to enhance our emergency response infrastructure to meet large number of ‘inter-related challenges’ stemming from ‘urban flooding’.
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AAU-Norwegian govt to collaborate on climate project 11.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
AAU-Norwegian govt to collaborate on climate project
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India essential component of multipolar world: UN Secretary General 3.10.2018 Sify Finance
Multilateralism has not been under so much fire as it is today and India will be the essential component if the world has to become multipolar, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday.
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Science and Research should be useful to the betterment of mankind: Vice President 24.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Scientists play a key role in providing data and should focus on the requirements of the common man, more importantly of the farmer, and help in formulating strategies for better Governance.
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Experts suggest organic, green tea production in Tripura 19.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Experts suggest organic, green tea production in Tripura
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India to generate 100 GW solar energy by 2022: Suresh Prabhu 4.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu said that demand for energy will increase due to rapid development taking place in India and fossil fuel is not going to last forever and therefore there is need for renewable energy.
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Careful planning needed to factor in climate changes, feel researchers 1.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Careful planning needed to factor in climate changes, feel researchers
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Nothing abnormal in rainfall activities: expert 22.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nothing abnormal in rainfall activities: expert
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International team of scientists including 18 Indian scientists decode complex wheat genome 18.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
In a major scientific breakthrough, a team of international researchers, including 18 from India decoded the wheat genome, considered insurmountable so far. The information generated will help to identify genes controlling complex agronomic traits such as yield, grain quality, resistance to diseases and pests, as well as tolerance to drought, heat, water logging and salinity.
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‘Collaborative actions needed to address climate change issues’ 15.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
‘Collaborative actions needed to address climate change issues’
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What caused the rain havoc in Kerala 15.8.2018 Rediff: News
'A lot of unauthorised encroachments have taken place in our forest area.'
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