User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Jul 01 2020 11:15 IST RSS 2.0
 
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‘Real environmental concerns should be basis of amendments’ 1.7.2020 The Assam Tribune
‘Real environmental concerns should be basis of amendments’
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COVID-19 pandemic a warning to mankind: Experts 29.6.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
COVID-19 pandemic a warning to mankind: Experts
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India’s heatwaves will intensify four-fold by 2100, says its first climate assessment report 23.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The report also warns of increased stress on the country’s natural resources.
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India’s two cyclones, locust outbreak, marine heatwaves – and their climate change link 17.6.2020 Scroll.in
India must develop early warning systems and an ocean monitoring system to tackle these challenges.
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Film on protected areas released 6.6.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Film on protected areas released
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Lessons from cyclones Amphan and Nisarga for India’s disaster management plan 5.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Experts suggest that building climate resilience in coastal cities should be prioritised.
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How Amitav Ghosh imagined the impact of a cyclone hitting Mumbai in his book ‘The Great Derangement’ 4.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
‘What might happen if a Category 4 or 5 storm, with 240 kmph or higher wind speeds, were to run directly into Mumbai?’
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Cyclone Nisarga: Mumbai, Thane, Gujarat safe 3.6.2020 Rediff: News
'Cyclone Nisarga will pass by Mumbai, Thane, Kalyan, Panvel and Navi Mumbai by a safe distance,' says Air Vice Marshal G P Sharma, President, Meteorology and Climate Change, Skymet Weather Services,
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How much damage will Nisarga cause? 3.6.2020 Rediff: News
'What's being predicted for Mumbai is not so different from what Kolkata experienced.' 'People should definitely be alert and aware and follow the advice of the disaster managers.'
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Explained: How Global Warming changes Oceans 3.6.2020 Rediff: News
'When there is a change in the wind speed or the stress exerted on the surface, it will change the ocean currents.'
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Cyclone Nisarga to make landfall near Alibag in Maharashtra today; heavy rainfall expected 3.6.2020 Scroll.in
Gujarat, Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli have also been put on high alert.
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Locust swarm: Coordination with Pakistan crucial for containing attacks, says key official 29.5.2020 Scroll.in
An interview with KL Gurjar, deputy director of the Locust Warning Organisation.
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Pakistan’s solution to the locust invasion is to turn the pests into chicken feed 28.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The idea is based on a pilot project carried out in Okara district in February.
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Cyclone Amphan is the latest reminder that India needs to upgrade its disaster management systems 27.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
In 2019, India saw five million new internal displacements caused by climate disasters.
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NSUI urges CM to save Dehing Patkai 22.5.2020 The Assam Tribune
NSUI urges CM to save Dehing Patkai
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Cong opposes coal mining move in Dehing Patkai 21.5.2020 The Assam Tribune
Cong opposes coal mining move in Dehing Patkai
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For poor Indians locked down in cramped homes, this summer may be deadlier than others 16.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
During lockdown, the urban poor won’t be able to access to air-conditioned public buildings or parks to escape heatwaves.
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In the Western Ghats, 2.2 lakh trees will be axed to make way for upcoming rail line 12.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The line, connecting Hubballi and Ankola, poses a risk to 2,500 endemic species.
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Air pollution will mean more Covid-19 deaths. The warning is loud and clear for India 7.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The silver lining: the clear blue skies are telling us that it is time to grasp the opportunity to clean the air we breathe.
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India’s weather conditions may become ‘near unliveable’ in the next 50 years, finds study 5.5.2020 Scroll.in
Globally, 3.5 billion people will be at the risk of living in places as hot as the Sahara desert if greenhouse gas emissions keep rising.
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