User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Oct 10 2019 23:37 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Patna deluge wasn’t caused by climate change alone. Government ineptness was also to blame 10.10.2019 Scroll.in
Officials don’t even have a map of the city’s colonial-era sewage system.
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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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Grand finale of 64th Wildlife Week held 8.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Grand finale of 64th Wildlife Week held
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Why contemporary fiction can no longer evade an ethical obligation to engage with the climate crisis 6.10.2019 Scroll.in
The first of a three-part exploration of the relationship between climate change and literature.
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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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Instead of making hollow claims, the Modi government should learn about sanitation from Bangladesh 4.10.2019 Scroll.in
Narendra Modi may declare that India is open defecation free, but toilet use has to be driven by community engagement.
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Indigenous seeds 3.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Indigenous seeds
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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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Rampant deforestation in the Western Ghats is causing recurring floods in Southern India 28.9.2019 Scroll.in
Besides better implementation of existing environmental laws, India needs new ones to conserve hills and mountains.
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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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Climate change, cloudburst haunt Kullu folks no end 27.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Climate change, cloudburst haunt Kullu folks no end
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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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Sustainability needs a people-centric approach; is smart city Chennai geared to that? 26.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
A city tackling climate change needs to think big and small and involve all stakeholders in the process -- policymakers, state and local governments, private entities and citizens. That should be one of the primary goals of the Chennai Smart City programme.
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Dialogue on water scarcity held 26.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Dialogue on water scarcity held
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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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‘Urbanisation in NE has led to rise in night-time temperature’ 23.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Urbanisation in NE has led to rise in night-time temperature’
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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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Climate fiction: Both utopic and dystopic views of the world are necessary in this literature 21.9.2019 Scroll.in
Cli-fi by Margaret Atwood and Stanley Robinson, among others, will prove to be a defining genre for our apocalyptic times.
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