User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Mar 19 2020 23:24 IST RSS 2.0
 
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In these Ahmedabad slums, an NGO is helping women make homes energy efficient 19.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Residents have invested in devices like metal sheet roofs for cooler indoor temperatures.
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NABARD puts State’s credit potential at ₹2.44 cr. for 2020-21 18.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
It says climate change is major challenge in Karnataka, particularly in farm sector
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In 2018, floods cost India 1,808 lives and farmland the size of Mizoram 14.3.2020 Scroll.in
On average, floods and extreme rainfall led to 14 deaths per day during the 2019 monsoons.
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7 states saw drop in rainfall in last 30 years 9.3.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Seven states — Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Nagaland — have shown “significant decreasing trends” in annual rainfall in the last 30 years and many parts of the country witnessed increase in number of “dry days” during the monsoon season which adversely affected groundwater recharges in these regions.
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In these Uttar Pradesh villages, women’s fight against climate change is redefining gender norms 8.3.2020 Scroll.in
Non-profit Gorakhpur Environmental Action Group has been training women in climate-resilient farming in eastern UP.
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A push for change 8.3.2020 Hindu: Home
Women share their stories of success at the 2020 Women’s Power Summit
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Profits, not environmental concern, drive Coastal Road project, says petitioner 4.3.2020 Hindu: Home
Planning is unscientific, no-development zones in city opened up: Shweta Wagh at climate conference
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Rs 33 cr for Kaziranga under Project Tiger scheme 3.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Rs 33 cr for Kaziranga under Project Tiger scheme
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Mussoorie and Darjeeling are among 13 Himalayan towns facing imminent water crisis 2.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The demand-supply gap is as steep as 70% in some parts of the Hindu Kush Himalayan region.
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‘It is remarkable what this city has seen and dealt with already’ 2.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
The South Asia head of European Investment Bank believes India’s cultural resilience and advanced thinking are what set the country apart
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India’s 2019 coastal regulation law ignored 90% of the objections made to the draft 29.2.2020 Scroll.in
Fisherfolk and activists said there was no public consultation before finalising the law.
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‘Visual media should adopt ownregulations to uphold ethics’ 28.2.2020 Hindu: Cities
Visual media should adopt its own regulations to uphold media ethics, Narottham Mishra, Director-General of Income Tax (Investigation), Uttarkhand and
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No country for climate refugees 28.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
The climate crisis is uprooting more people than war and it’s time to get serious, says Nidhi Adlakha
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BMC may get department dedicated to climate change 28.2.2020 Hindu: Health
DMU says will discuss matter with municipal commissioner
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Flash floods in city to become 25% more intense by 2050: McKinsey India study 28.2.2020 Hindu: Health
Sea level to rise by 0.5 metre; changes to affect nearly three million people living near coastline; city becomes 16th signatory to global climate action commitment
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A browning east: On climate change and the Eastern Ghats 28.2.2020 Hindu: Editorial
Climate change impact warnings for Eastern Ghats underscore need for forest protection
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A browning east 27.2.2020 Hindu: Fitness
Climate change impact warnings for Eastern Ghats underscore need for forest protection
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Amid declining production, Kashmiri farmers seek geographical indication tag for local saffron 23.2.2020 Scroll.in
The Kashmiri variety of the crop is currently sold at a much lower price than it is worth.
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Monsoon in Sunderbans likely to get longer, warn climate experts 22.2.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
A fact sheet has called for long-term coastal planning to preserve intertidal habitats in the region
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Experts call for a National River Policy 22.2.2020 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
International Conference on Rivers for Future held in capital
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