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Malayali researcher bags UAE honour 25.5.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
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Deforestation causing increase in malaria cases: study 23.5.2017 DNA: Health
Human-induced deforestation may be causing an increase in malaria cases, according to a new study of 67 less-developed, malaria-endemic countries.
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Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to drought 23.5.2017 Hindu: Home
The South African city of Cape Town is instructing people to severely restrict water use because of the area’s worst drought in more than a century.The city, a major international tourist destination...
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Hawaii faces more flooding with possible record high tides 23.5.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Hawaii will likely suffer more coastal flooding this week driven by record high tides, a symptom of global warming that could become routine within decades, scientists said Monday.
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Harsh Vardhan assumes additional charge of Environment Ministry 22.5.2017 Latest News
Involvement of the people is crucial for protection and conservation of environment, he said
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Chinese funded North Indus river cascade a Himalayan blunder for Pakistan 22.5.2017 News
Dams will also stop the flow of silt which is the lifeline of agriculture downstream in Pakistan
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Harsh Vardhan takes charge as new Environment Minister 22.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Union Science Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday took charge of the Environment Ministry -- an additional portfolio allotted to him following the sudden demise of previous incumbent Anil Madhav Dave last week.
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Indus cascade a Himalayan blunder - for Pakistan 22.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The five dams forming the North Indus River Cascade that China has just promised to finance and build in Pakistan -- including Pakistan-administered Kashmir -- has the potential to generate over 22,000 MW in an energy-starved country. But the dams will also stop the flow of silt which is the lifeline of agriculture downstream. In non-monsoon months from October to June, they may also reduce the flow of water down the Indus to Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh provinces.
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It's high time we take politics out of 'climate change' debates: Here's why 22.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
In climate-controlled place, weather is a reminder of one's privilege, luck or hardship
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Animal welfare forum complains against VIPs 21.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
A baby elephant had lost one of its tusks while being displayed
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Cracking Washington's gridlock to save the planet 20.5.2017 All International Stories
'If Americans demand action on climate change from Congress, there's no doubt that it will happen'
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How melting ice sheets in Antarctica could wreak havoc around world 20.5.2017 TOI: Home
Recent computer forecasts suggest that if greenhouse emissions continue at a high level, parts of Antarctica could break up rapidly, causing the sea to rise 6 feet or more by the end of this century.
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Chitale Committee suggests measures for de-silting Ganga 19.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Chitale Committee of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has recommended creation of sand registry for de-silting of the Ganga, an official said on Friday.
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When US firms move production overseas, they also offshore their pollution 19.5.2017 All International Stories
In last decade, developing countries have adopted loose environmental standards to lure foreign cos
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How World War I changed the weather for good 19.5.2017 News
During war weather forecasting turned from a practice based on looking for repeated patterns in past
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Minister paints a grim picture of State’s water security 17.5.2017 Hindu: Kerala
State considering setting up desalination plants along coastline
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India to build 10 heavy water reactors to boost nuclear power 17.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In a major decision to fast-track Indias domestic nuclear power programme, the union cabinet on Wednesday approved construction of 10 units of indigenous Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR).
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Coffee Board to seek higher subsidy for growers 17.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Coffee Board will soon urge the central government to increase subsidy on lift-irrigation equipment to 80 per cent from 25 per cent for growers to harvest water for plantations, said the board's chairman.
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Telangana first UMPP 4000 mw Yadadri project gets green nod 17.5.2017 BusinessLine - News
The Expert Appraisal Committee of the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests and Climate Change has accorded environmental clearance for the 4000-mw Yadadri ultra mega power project (UMPP) of the T...
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Yadadri thermal power project gets green nod 17.5.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Yadadri thermal power project gets green nod
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