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As told to Parliament (March 13, 2020): Results of National TB Prevalence Survey expected by March 2021 13.3.2020 Downtoearth
All that was discussed in the House through the day
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Wastewater resource, not liability: Moving towards circular economy 12.3.2020 Downtoearth
If recovered fully from wastewater, there would be a reduction in global demand for nutrients in agriculture  
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How agroforestry could solve climate crisis 9.3.2020 Downtoearth
With agroforestry, degraded land can be transformed into food-growing carbon sinks  
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7 states saw drop in rainfall in last 30 years 9.3.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Seven states — Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Nagaland — have shown “significant decreasing trends” in annual rainfall in the last 30 years and many parts of the country witnessed increase in number of “dry days” during the monsoon season which adversely affected groundwater recharges in these regions.
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Recent rains due to western disturbances pointer to greater climate malaise 6.3.2020 Downtoearth
While it has rained heavily in certain districts, there has been none in others
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Climate change will pose greater threat to global security by 2030: Military experts 6.3.2020 Downtoearth
Forced displacement and scale of natural disasters is likely to increase by 2040, according to survey report
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Flash droughts: Why early-warning, mitigation techniques are needed 4.3.2020 Downtoearth
Flash droughts have severe impacts, occur when regular droughts rapidly intensify
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Better governance needed to fix water crisis in Himalayan towns: Study 2.3.2020 Downtoearth
Five Indian Himalayan towns were facing increased water insecurity, according to study by ICIMOD 
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Resource literacy of the poor 2.3.2020 Downtoearth
We must invest in economies of poor, build capacities so they can withstand & overcome calamity
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Harmattan and the air we breathe: What can we learn? 29.2.2020 Downtoearth
The massive climate change-induced dust fall event in west Africa has many lessons for all combating deadly air pollution  
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‘Gahirmatha dolphins migrated to deep sea due to climate change’ 28.2.2020 Downtoearth
According to January 2020 census, only 62 dolphins were spotted at Gahirmatha — down from 126 in 2019 
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Climate change: Fish migration to hurt northwest Africa 26.2.2020 Downtoearth
Economies of northwest African countries would suffer as no policy measures to mitigate losses
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How early warning systems helped get funds for Nepal's flood-prone Terai region 25.2.2020 Downtoearth
Community-based flood early warning systems (CBFEWS) have been particularly successful in relaying crucial flood risk information
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Carbon as old as 8,000 years found in deepest blue hole 24.2.2020 Downtoearth
Finding to help study carbon cycling and potential mechanisms controlling it 
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New support scheme for water-stressed districts as crop insurance becomes voluntary 20.2.2020 Downtoearth
Changes to PM Fasal Bima Yojana leave famers without effective support for crop losses in time of climate emergency  
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India to develop policy to deal with stranded marine species 19.2.2020 Downtoearth
Union government developing a policy to conserve the marine turtle population
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Water supplies dry up as Thailand reels under worst drought in decades 18.2.2020 Downtoearth
Delayed and short monsoon, abnormally high temperatures have exhausted major reservoirs, salt water intrusion is a growing concern
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Union Budget 2020-21: An expert’s guide to rural distress 17.2.2020 Downtoearth
Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget has all the ingredients to deepen India’s farm crisis
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Crops failing against rising temperatures, pest attacks: Study 17.2.2020 Downtoearth
Rising temperatures due to climate change may be compounding the stress on crops in multiple ways, it says
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Report at migratory species CoP flags rapid decline in India’s raptor population 17.2.2020 Downtoearth
State of India’s birds evaluated status of 867 species, using data from birdwatchers  
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