User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Agriculture
Last updated: Oct 15 2019 15:25 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Indian government wants to disband the protector of ecologically-sensitive Dahanu 15.10.2019 Scroll.in
The Dahanu Taluka Environment Protection Authority faces an uncertain future, with the environment ministry calling for its dissolution.
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National indigenous seeds festival underway 14.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
National indigenous seeds festival underway
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Karam Shyam calls for more productivity 12.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Karam Shyam calls for more productivity
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Miyawaki afforestation catching on in Indian cities, but can it sustain? 11.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Miyawaki forests lower temperature, make soil nutritious, support local wildlife and sequestrate carbon. But how sustainable is this expensive method in Indian cities?
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Interview: Climate change is increasing number of days with heavy rainfall, says IMD chief 10.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Indian Meteorological Department was unable to predict the 110% above-normal monsoon this year.
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“Dear food businesses, areca cutlery and clay pots aren’t eco-friendly” 9.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Many businesses are opting for areca cutlery, clay pots etc to avoid plastic and be eco-friendly. But these materials are hard to compost, and only add to Bengaluru's piling waste.
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A community radio station in rural Tamil Nadu is giving a voice to those affected by climate change 5.10.2019 Scroll.in
Started in Vizhuthamavadi village in the aftermath of Cyclone Gaja, the Voice of the Vulnerable is invaluable in helping communities build climate resilience.
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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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What the Climate Justice movement misses – and why it is necessary 3.10.2019 Scroll.in
Everybody wants the comforts Swedish people enjoy, but few have the resources to pay what Swedes do to stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
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Scanty rainfall limits fish spawns, fingerling shortage looms 29.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Scanty rainfall limits fish spawns, fingerling shortage looms
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As Kolkata begins Durga Puja festivities on Mahalaya, environment gets a raw deal 28.9.2019 Citizen Matters
2500 plus community pujas. Lakhs of revellers. The Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata are magical, but harsh and unforgiving on the environment. Unfortunately, thoughts and plans on greening the celebrations appear to be at a very immature stage still.
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How crop diversification can protect children from malnutrition during periods of drought 27.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Nutritionally diverse agriculture systems have crops that respond differently to drought, making sure there is some food component available at all times.
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Apocalypse now: Here’s what will happen if Earth heats up by another 2 degrees Celsius 26.9.2019 Scroll.in
Expect more heatwaves, droughts, cyclones, floods, loss of 99% of coral reefs, and worse.
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Watch: This is why women should lead movements against climate change 26.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Greta Thunberg has inspired thousands, including students in India, to call for action against climate change.
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15th Finance Commission team meets Sikkim CM 25.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
15th Finance Commission team meets Sikkim CM
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CAU tasked to find rice resilient to climate change 25.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CAU tasked to find rice resilient to climate change
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India and Pakistan face a common threat: climate change 21.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Unlikely as it seems, collective action may be just what is needed to secure the lives and livelihoods of future generations in South Asia.
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KVK Hengbung, KVK, Ukhrul organize tree plantation drive 19.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
KVK Hengbung, KVK, Ukhrul organize tree plantation drive
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Traditional houses that served generations of Ladakhis are unable to cope with climate change 18.9.2019 Scroll.in
Average summer rainfall has quadrupled in ten years, leading to annual floods, more pests and leaks in houses that were built to deal with snow.
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Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable 18.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable
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