User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Agriculture
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Pakistan becomes 5th country to adopt legislation on climate change 1.1.1970 Sify News
The Pakistan Senate on Friday passed the Pakistan Climate Change Bill 2017, making the country the fifth in the world to adopt comprehensive legislation on the issue.
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France, China sign deals on nuclear energy, science 1.1.1970 Sify News
[China], Feb.22 (ANI): China and France have signed agreements for cooperation on nuclear energy and science.
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India, Japan sign 'historic' civil nuclear agreement 1.1.1970 Sify News
India and Japan signed the long-awaited civil nuclear agreement following the annual bilateral summit here on Friday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi wooed Japanese businessmen by reiterating his resolve to make India the most open economy in the world.
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World Bank to loan $2 bln to Bangladesh to fight climate change 1.1.1970 Sify News
DHAKA, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The World Bank is to provide $2 billion in loans for Bangladesh to help the impoverished South Asian country become less vulnerable to climate change, the bank president
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India, Tanzania to deepen defence, security ties: PM Modi 1.1.1970 Sify News
-es-Salaam (Tanzania), July 10 (ANI): Asserting that India and Tanzania have agreed to work closely to combat the twin threats of terrorism and climate change, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on
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Heatwave Shuts More Than 250 Malaysian Schools: Reports 1.1.1970 Sify News
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US, India agree to fight against terrorist organizations 1.1.1970 Sify News
In a bid to tackle the growing terrorist networks, India and the United States have decided to deepen their counter-terrorism, particularly the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM).
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Zimbawe President declares 'state of disaster' amidst drought 1.1.1970 Sify News
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, has declared a state of disaster in rural areas hit by a severe drought, as more than a quarter of the population faces food shortages.
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Pakistan 'can and must' dismantle all terror networks: Obama 1.1.1970 Sify News
From Lalit K Jha
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Australian daily's 'racist' cartoon shows Indians eating solar panels 1.1.1970 Sify News
A cartoon depicting Indians eating solar panels published in an Australian daily on Monday has attracted strong criticism owing to its "racist" overtone, a media report said.
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RPT-UPDATE 1-India army on war footing to rescue survivors as flood toll nears 270 1.1.1970 Sify News
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UPDATE 1-India army on war footing to rescue survivors as flood toll nears 270 1.1.1970 Sify News
(Updates death toll, adds fresh quotes from home minister)
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COP21: UN spotlights need to protect forests and agriculture to improve livelihoods 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Dec 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The impacts of climate change on forests and agriculture were in the spotlight on Tuesday at the United Nations climate change conference (COP21), as new alliances among organizations and stakeholders were announced aiming to eliminate natural deforestation and forest degradation, and to prevent threats to sustainable farming and people’s livelihoods.
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COP21: Ban launches initiative to build climate resilience of vulnerable countries 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Dec 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): On the opening day of the United Nations climate change conference (COP21), dozens of announcements were made in Paris by Governments and leaders of the public and private sectors, all aiming to generate climate solutions and build a sustainable future.
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Will ensure Pak soil is not used for terrorism: Nawaz Sharif 1.1.1970 Sify News
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, in a meeting with his British counterpart David Cameron and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, reaffirmed his commitment to ensure that Pakistan soil is not being used for
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UN agencies weigh in on climate change impacts ahead of Paris conference 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Nov 28 (Just Earth News/IBNS): In the weeks leading up to the United Nations climate change conference (COP21), which begins in Paris on Monday and aims to reach a new universal climate agreement, many of the Organization’s agencies and programmes announced their latest climate-related findings, bringing to light new data, major concerns, and underlining existing and potential opportunities to preserve the planet.
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Drought-hit India's quest for water hampered by thirsty crops 1.1.1970 Sify News
By Krishna N. Das and Mayank Bhardwaj
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UN nuclear watchdog's work impacting lives worldwide: Agency chief 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Nov 27 (Just Eath News/IBNS): The head of the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Thursday delivered an opening statement at the meeting of its Board of Governors by addressing issues of technical cooperation, nuclear applications, nuclear energy, safety and security, and nuclear verification.
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Surge in climate change-related disasters poses growing threat to food security: UN 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Nov 27 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Droughts, floods, storms and other disasters triggered by climate change have risen in frequency and severity over the last three decades, increasing the damage caused to the agricultural sectors of many developing countries and putting them at risk of growing food insecurity, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warned onThursday in a new report.
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UN guidelines seek to make genetic diversity part of climate change adaptation 1.1.1970 Sify News
New York, Nov 26 (Just Earth News/IBNS): With the United Nations climate change conference in Paris just days away, the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has issued new voluntary guidelines to assist countries in better managing and sustainably using genetic resources while addressing climate change.
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