User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Jan 17 2020 01:30 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Is climate change turning more and more couples away from the idea of parenthood? 16.1.2020 Scroll.in
Even Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have said that they’ll have only two children at most, for the sake of the planet.
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Majuli may disappear entirely by 2040, feel experts 11.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Majuli may disappear entirely by 2040, feel experts
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2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall 11.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall
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The last decade was India’s hottest on record, 2019 was seventh warmest year: IMD 8.1.2020 Scroll.in
Extreme weather events, such as avalanches, floods, heat wave and thunderstorms, killed about 1,630 persons in 2019.
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Australia’s deadly bushfires may not be the end of its climate woes 5.1.2020 Scroll.in
The looming climate challenges will stretch the ability of emergency services and citizens to cope.
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Rain adds to the bone biting chill 4.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Rain adds to the bone biting chill
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In this Gujarat grassland, a plant introduced in the 1950s is disrupting the nomadic way of life 2.1.2020 Scroll.in
The 3,000 sq km stretch in Kutch is home to more than 60 unique types of grasses, which are now under threat.
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Readers’ Comments: Why is BJP forcing the NRC on a billion people? 29.12.2019 Scroll.in
Responses to articles on Scroll.in.
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Five charts show how India fared on climate change, unemployment and women’s safety in 2019 27.12.2019 Scroll.in
Data released this year showed joblessness at a 45-year high and a record number of extreme weather events.
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Is CAA and NRC breaking the unity of India? 27.12.2019 Central Chronicle
Persecution due to following a certain sect is not the only reason of migration. People migrate for different reasons. A growing concern worldwide is about climate refugees. People whose native place has become inhabitable because of global warming, sea level rise, land desertification etc are increasingly leaving their home behind in search of livelihood. The […]
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Climate change is making India’s west coast (including Mumbai) vulnerable to cyclones 24.12.2019 Scroll.in
An interview with atmospheric scientist Adam Sobel.
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Why fishermen in suburban Mumbai find their catch shrinking steadily 19.12.2019 Citizen Matters
Many in Versova Koliwada have a story to tell of dwindling fish – the reasons range from local-level pollution to global-scale warming. Both have combined to bring the impact of climate change to the city’s shores.
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Sydney’s Delhi moment: It’s time for Australia to wake up to the climate change challenge 12.12.2019 Scroll.in
Even as people are taking note of the escalating climate emergency, research tells us hardly anyone talks about it.
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India is the fifth most vulnerable country to effects of climate change, says new report 7.12.2019 Scroll.in
In 2018, India saw extreme weather conditions, causing economic losses of Rs 2.7 lakh crore – nearly as much as its defence budget.
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Climate change: India fifth among worst-hit countries due to extreme weather in 2018, says report 5.12.2019 Scroll.in
In 2017, the country was 14th on the list.
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Farmers most vulnerable to climate change, doctors the least: Guwahati study 4.12.2019 Citizen Matters
A livelihood vulnerability study conducted in Guwahati, Assam, finds that farmers are the most sensitive to climate change, followed by drivers and street food sellers in the urban setting.
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Weight of history: US and EU must pay more than half the cost of climate action, says report 4.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The costs of climate change are disproportionately affecting the most vulnerable, say experts.
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The black smoke from Amazon fires is accelerating climate change 30.11.2019 Scroll.in
If the trend continues, it could affect drinking water supply to major parts of South America.
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In water rich Bhutan, capital Thimphu often goes thirsty 25.11.2019 Scroll.in
Authorities are struggling to meet the water needs of the fast growing capital, especially in the winter when there is little rain or snow and pipes freeze over
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Watch: The iconic city of Venice was submerged in disastrous floods 18.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three of ten worst floods ever recorded in Venice have occurred over the past week alone.
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