User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Biodiversity
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Mumbai's Aarey Area Is Government Land, Not Forest: Devendra Fadnavis 15.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Amid protests against the proposed felling of trees in Mumbai's Aarey Colony to make way for a Metro car shed, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said it is the government's land...
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"Will Be Left With Concrete": Gurgaon Residents Push To Save Aravallis 15.9.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Earlier this week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on India's commitment to combat land desertification by protecting forest cover and combating water scarcity. Speaking at the UN Climate action...
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Climate Change May Give Rise To Food Insecurity; Says Study 14.9.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Climate change could seriously have adverse effects on groundwater supplies, food production and security, stormwater runoff, biodiversity and ecosystems.
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190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on...
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A forest in the Western Ghats is helping scientists understand how malaria spreads in birds 13.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The spread of the infection disease, hastened by the effects of climate change, is increasingly killing large numbers of birds in the tropics.
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Jana Sena's Pawan Kalyan Opposes Uranium Mining In Telangana 10.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Actor and Jana Sena leader Pawan Kalyan has lent his support to the protests against proposed uranium mining in the Nallamalla forest area in Nagarkurnool district of Telangana.
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‘Time has come for the world to say good-bye to single use plastic,’ says Narendra Modi 9.9.2019 Scroll.in
Modi also said the central government had released funds worth nearly $6 billion to state governments in India for the purpose of development of forest lands.
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PM Modi to address 14th Conference of Parties in Greater Noida today 9.9.2019 DNA
PM Narendra Modi will address the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to UNCCD being held in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, today.
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PM Modi To Address COP14 Environment Meet Near Delhi 8.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) being held in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, on Monday.
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3 Animal Species In India Extinct Due To Desertification: Researchers 8.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Three species of animals -- the Indian Cheetah, pink-headed duck, and the Great Indian Bustard -- have become extinct due to desertification in India, researchers said at the Conference of Parties to...
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PM Modi To Make Good Announcement On Issue Of Land Degradation 7.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to make a "good announcement" on what the country intends to do on the issue of land degradation, the head of the UN entity tackling desertification said as...
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Deforestation must be seen as global threat: pope in Madagascar 7.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Pope Francis said on Saturday rapid deforestation and reduction in biodiversity in individual countries should not be treated as local issues since they threaten the future of the whole planet.
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Top California scientist was on dive ship, presumed dead - governor 6.9.2019 Reuters: World News
A senior environmental scientist and her husband were on the dive boat that caught fire and sank off the coast, California's governor said on Thursday, and are presumed to be among the 34 people killed in one of the state's worst maritime disasters.
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Protecting Zeilad Wildlife Sanctuary through Creation of Community Conserved Areas (CCAs) 5.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Protecting Zeilad Wildlife Sanctuary through Creation of Community Conserved Areas (CCAs)
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Arunachal Govt asked to set up mega food park 4.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Arunachal Govt asked to set up mega food park
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Training on freshwater turtles and tortoises 4.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Training on freshwater turtles and tortoises
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In rapidly growing Bengaluru, temples and kattes are sanctuaries for biodiversity 3.9.2019 Scroll.in
Conservationists are advocating for heritage mapping of the city sanctums that are often vulnerable to developmental projects.
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As India hosts a global desertification convention, a third of its land is facing severe degradation 3.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Caused by salinity, extreme weather events and human activities, the damage has cost India Rs 72,000 crore – 24% more than last year’s agricultural budget.
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UP To Conserve Century-Old Trees, Give Them "Heritage" Status: Officials 1.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to conserve trees that are more than 100 years old and give them the status of "heritage".
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WBCC Manipur conducts tree plantation campaign at Waithou lake area 31.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
WBCC Manipur conducts tree plantation campaign at Waithou lake area
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