User: sattva_1 Topic: environmentset2
Category: climate
Last updated: Sep 20 2018 24:14 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 162,508    
U2's Bono and Pope discuss Irish sexual abuse crisis 19.9.2018 Reuters: Hollywood News
Bono, frontman for Irish rock band U2, met Pope Francis on Wednesday and said afterwards he is an extraordinary man who is sincere in his pain over a sexual abuse crisis in Ireland.
Also found in: [+]
Modi government approves ordinance on triple talaq 19.9.2018 Meghalaya Times

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS): Ahead of Assembly elections in five states, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making triple talaq a criminal offence, with the government stating that there was a "compelling necessity" and "overpowering urgency" to do so.
The ordinance, which will be sent to the President for approval, comes against the backdrop of the government's inability to get a bill on the issue passed in the last monsoon session of Parliament.

Also found in: [+]
First Day of Seventh Session (Part-IV) of Ninth Sikkim Assembly 19.9.2018 Voice of Sikkim
Gangtok, 19 Sep (IPR) : The first day of the Seventh Session (Part-IV) of Ninth Assembly of Sikkim Legislative Assembly saw the presentation of Second Supplementary Demands for Grants for the financial year 2018-19. The Demands were placed in the House during the Financial Business by Shri Pawan Chamling, Hon’ble Chief Minister, also the Minister-in-Charge […]
Also found in: [+]
Government Team To Visit Kerala Tomorrow, Assess Flood Damage 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
An inter-ministerial team led by a special secretary of the Union Home Ministry will tour Kerala for five days, starting Thursday, to assess the damage caused by the recent floods.
Also found in: [+]
Insight: Greenland and the hunt for better climate science 19.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Flying over eastern Greenland, the NASA scientists stared down from a Gulfstream jet as it followed the precise course they had flown in previous years - using radar to map the loss of ice.
Also found in: [+]
Central team to visit Kerala to assess flood damage after state seeks Rs 4,700 cr compensation 19.9.2018 Zee News : States
The Kerala government memorandum comprises details about the loss of human life, properties, infrastructure and crops.
Also found in: [+]
Central Team To Visit Kerala For 5 Days To Assess Flood Damage 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
An inter-ministerial team, headed by a special secretary of the Home Ministry, will visit Kerala for five days beginning Thursday to assess the damage caused by the recent devastating floods,...
Also found in: [+]
Cyclonic Circulations In Arabian Sea Bring Rainfall In Mumbai 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Cyclonic circulations in the Arabian Sea near the Gujarat coast caused rain in Mumbai and its neighbouring districts in Maharashtra Wednesday morning, a MeT official said.
Also found in: [+]
Triple Talaq To Be An Offence, Cabinet Clears Executive Order: 10 Points 19.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Triple talaq or instant divorce will be an offence with the government today clearing an ordinance or executive order to enforce the proposed law that could not be passed in parliament in August. The...
Also found in: [+]
Experts suggest organic, green tea production in Tripura 19.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Experts suggest organic, green tea production in Tripura
Also found in: [+]
Month After Kerala Floods, Over 2000 People Still In Relief Camps 18.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Even a month after Kerala witnessed an unprecedented deluge, said to be the worst in the last 100 years, at least 2,500 persons are still in relief camps in the state.
Also found in: [+]
Withdrawal of 2018 southwest monsoon delayed 18.9.2018 Rediff: Business
A likely western disturbance over north India during the weekend might cause heavy to very heavy showers in a few places, including New Delhi.
Also found in: [+]
Union Home Minister chairs Southern Zonal Council Meeting in Bengaluru 18.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The 28th meeting of the Southern Zonal Council was held under the Chairmanship the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh in Bengaluru today.  The meeting was attended by the Chief Ministers of Karnataka and Puducherry; Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu; Finance Ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Kerala Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment and Minister for Tourism, Karnataka; Minister for Health, Puducherry and Minister of State for Home, Govt.
Also found in: [+]
The President of India launches the logo and web portal for commemoration of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi 18.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind launched the logo and the web portal (http://gandhi.gov.in/) for commemoration of 150th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, at Rashtrapati Bhawan today.
Also found in: [+]
Global carbon prices too low to combat climate change - OECD 18.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Carbon prices in major advanced economies are too low to cut greenhouse gas emissions and stave off the worst effects of climate change, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said on Tuesday.
Also found in: [+]
Avis India announces free doorstep delivery, collection of self-drive cars 18.9.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Sep 18 (ANI): Underlining its commitment to providing safe, reliable, and comfortable transportation solutions, Avis India has announced free car delivery and collection.
Also found in: [+]
French interior minister to quit Macron government by 2020: L'Express 18.9.2018 Reuters: World News
France's interior minister, one of Emmanuel Macron's staunchest backers since he launched his presidential bid, told L'Express magazine he plans to run for mayor of Lyon in 2020 and will not wait until then to quit the government.
Also found in: [+]
Child deaths from preventable causes cut by half since 2000 - U.N. 18.9.2018 Reuters: World News
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Six million children worldwide died last year from preventable diseases and other complications, which was about half the number of similar deaths in 2000 when nations endorsed goals to end extreme poverty, the United Nations said on ...
Also found in: [+]
Dr. Mahesh Sharma releases National Museum Research Bulletin, published after a gap of 16 years 17.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma released two important publications of the National Museum (M/o Culture), Sindhu Ghati Sabhyata:Ek Parichay (Hindi) and the National Museum Research Bulletin Number 10: Special issue (In House Publication), in New Delhi today.
Also found in: [+]
Chennai Buzz: Monsoon vulnerability | Nod to four smart city projects | Chennai Central turns green…and more 17.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Smart city projects worth Rs 258 crore were sanctioned last week; which are these and which areas will they impact? How are power and water supply set to change in the days to come? Catch all this and more important news from last week in our weekly Chennai buzz.
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 162,508