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Last updated: May 23 2017 05:54 IST RSS 2.0
 
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‘India must learn from Bhutan’s sustainable tourism model’ 23.5.2017 TOI: Goa
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‘Chimbel lake can be protected’ under Ramsar convention 23.5.2017 TOI: Goa
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Petersberg Climate Meet raises concerns over US withdrawing from Paris Agreement 23.5.2017 ET: Policy
US, which has the highest emissions per year after China, is expected to make its position clear on the role it would play in the internationally in the two-day G7 summit.
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506 pupils from 172 schools exhibit skills in painting competition 23.5.2017 TOI: Patna
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An unequal burden 23.5.2017 Hindu: Home
The Paris Climate Agreement recognises that all countries have responsibilities. However, the developed world needs to shoulder the major funding requirement
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Chaos of climate change, inside a laboratory 22.5.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Climate change will alter the ecosystems that humanity depends upon in the coming century. But given the complexity of the living world, how can you learn what may happen? A team of Australian scientists has an answer: miniature ecosystems designed to simulate the effect of climate change. The experiments are already revealing dangers that would have been missed had researchers tried to study individual species in isolation. "If you just take one fish and put it in a tank and see how it responds to temperature, you can imagine that's a huge simplification of reality," said Ivan Nagelkerken, an ecologist at the University of Adelaide who is leading the research effort. Testing the effects Yet studying an entire ecosystem in nature, made up of thousands of species, has its own drawbacks. "In nature you have all this complexity, and you never know which factor is really causing the outcome you're observing," Ivan said. Between these two extremes, Ivan and his colleagues have tried to create a happy ...
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An Inconvenient Sequel: cinema with a cause 22.5.2017 Hindu: Home
India’s concerns feature in second Al Gore documentary
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International Day for Biodiversity Celebrated all over the Country 22.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The International Day for Biodiversity (IDB) 2017 was celebrated all over the country today, by different States and various organisations. The national level celebrations of IDB were held at Dinanath Mangeshkar Auditorium, Kala Academy in Goa, with enthusiastic participation of all stakeholders. Chief Minister of Goa, Shri Manohar Parrikar was the chief guest on the occasion.
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World's smallest nation ratifies Solar Alliance Pact 22.5.2017 Hindu: Business
Five more African nations — Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Somalia, Ghana and Djibouti — have committed to sign the Solar Alliance pact.
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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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Harsh Vardhan takes charge as new Environment Minister 22.5.2017 Zee News : India National
Vardhan is the third Environment Minister in the BJP-led NDA government after Prakash Javadekar and Dave.
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Modi government's solar alliance gets approval from 5 African countries 22.5.2017 ET: Power
The ISA Framework Agreement will be opened for signature in Gandhinagar during AfDB meeting between May 22-26. Comoros will also be submitting its ratification instrument.
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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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Germany, China urge US to uphold Paris climate deal 22.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The governments of Germany and China on Monday urged the US not to walk away from the Paris Agreement on climate change.
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Young Indian cartoonist wins top conservation award 22.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Avid bird watcher, Rohan Chakravarty has turned his love for wildlife and environment into his muse by drawing cartoons centred on conservation issues under the banner of Green Humour, a comic strip that is being distributed internationally
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Dr. Harsh Vardhan assumes charge as Environment Minister, says complex issues will need collective, concerted efforts 22.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister for Science and Technology and Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, assumed charge at the IP Bhavan here today
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Environment Minister’s message on the occasion of the International Day for Biodiversity 22.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
International Day for Biodiversity celebrated every year on May 22 and International Day for Biodiversity 2017 is being celebrated in Goa today.
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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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