User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Climate change
Last updated: May 20 2019 16:30 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Contrary to 2018, Shimla has enough water today, but will it last? 20.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In the summer of 2018, Shimla's peak tourist season, not a drop flowed in the taps of the town for over a week and thousands of visitors had to leave. May 2019 has seen a remarkable reversal in the water situation, but can the town afford to be complacent?
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Workshop on 'Revision of State Action Plan on Climate Change' held 20.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Workshop on 'Revision of State Action Plan on Climate Change' held
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Vice President calls for improving pulses productivity; 19.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for increasing the acreage and productivity of pulses for achieving self-sufficiency and urged agricultural universities to step up research on improving their yields.
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‘India is fighting for her soul’: Arundhati Roy on fascism, Modi and being a writer in today’s world 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘In this blitzkrieg of idiocy, fascist marches, fake-news coups, and what looks like a race toward extinction – what is the place of literature?’
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What we lost and gained after watching ‘Avengers: Endgame’ in the midst of an environmental crisis 18.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The global blockbuster asks tough questions such as, are we willing to make personal sacrifices to save our own futures?
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Federal Elections 2019: Polling begins in Australia 18.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Canberra, Australians began voting on Saturday in a contest to determine whether Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his coalition government can maintain their shaky grip on power or whether Bill Shorten’s Labor party will return to office after six years in opposition. Much of the campaign was focussed on budget surpluses and tax packages, but […]
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'Invasion' of Fall Armyworm studied 17.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
'Invasion' of Fall Armyworm studied
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Watch: The Earth is on fire, and ‘Bill Nye The Science Guy’ is angry about it 16.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘I didn’t mind explaining photosynthesis to you when you were twelve, but you are adults now, and this is an actual crisis.’
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India sets the tone at COP meetings of Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions held in Geneva. 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The joint meetings of three conventions on chemicals and waste that is the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal  (COP 14) was held along with the ninth meeting of the COP to Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade and the ninth meeting of the COP to Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
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Nuclear power has potential to meet increasing energy demand in country : Venkaiah 16.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Hyderabad, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that Nuclear electricity would significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country. Addressing Scientists and the Staff at a meeting organized on the occasion of 70 years of exploration and research by the Atomic Minerals Directorate for […]
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Nuclear Electricity can reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Vice President 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that nuclear electricity could significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country.
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India to co-chair Consultative Group (CG) of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
India is unanimously chosen as co-chair of the Consultative Group (CG) of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) for the fiscal year 2020. The decision was taken during the CG meeting of GFDRR held in Geneva, Switzerland today, on the margins of the 6th Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) 2019.
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Officer Trainees of the Indian Foreign Service Call on the President 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Officer trainees of the Indian Foreign Service (2018 batch), as well as two officer trainees from the Royal Bhutan Foreign Service, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, today (May 14, 2019) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
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H S Sohal joined BSNL as Chief Vigilance Officer 13.5.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, H S Sohal, an Indian Forest Service from AGMUT cadre of 1987 batch, has joined BSNL as its Chief Vigilance Officer from May 6, this year.He is MSc (Botony) gold medalist from Lucknow University, a statement from the telecom company said on Monday. Prior to this, he has been posted as Deputy Conservator […]
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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Meet Chandni Chowk MP, one of the 100 influential people in climate policy 12.5.2019 Citizen Matters
Dr. Harsh Vardhan represents Chandni Chowk in Delhi as a Member of Parliament besides being the incumbent minister at the Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and the Ministry
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Manipur experiencing warm spell, less rain 12.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur experiencing warm spell, less rain
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Policy on health hazards accruing from climate change soon 11.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Policy on health hazards accruing from climate change soon
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India CEO forum organized to share best practices and facilitate cross-learning on climate change issues. 8.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
India CEO Forum on Climate Change organized by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), as the pioneering initiative of the government, inviting industry representatives, exchanged views on climate change issues and discussed opportunities to collaborate in regard to fulfilling India’s national as well as international climate change commitments.
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The Daily Fix: Cyclone Fani reminds India that climate change should be on the political agenda too 8.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
It’s ruining millions of lives. It must be addressed head-on.
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