User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Feb 13 2019 20:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Union Science & Technology Minister to inaugurate North Karnataka Agromet Forecasting and Research Centre (NKAFC) at Dharwad 13.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) KSNDMC and University of Agriculture Sciences, Dharwad have decided to create synergies in the institutional efforts by establishing a new Center of IMD called “North Karnataka Agromet Forecasting and Research Centre (NKAFC)” at University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad.
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This fashion show is breaking barriers 11.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Chromat's colourful show was all about inclusivity and sustainability in fashion.
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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2018 fourth hottest year on record: NASA 7.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
2018 fourth hottest year on record: NASA
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Current Affairs wrap for the day: February 7th, 2019 7.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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Last four years warmest ever on record, rate of heating is ‘exceptional’: UN weather body 7.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Extreme weather events last year included the floods in Kerala, California wildfires and drought in South Africa.
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How ponds can fight climate change in your garden 5.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ponds are biodiversity hotspots in the landscape, disproportionately rich in species when compared to rivers, streams and lakes.
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Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study 5.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study
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'Hindu Kush Himalaya region is hotspot for climate change' 4.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'Glaciers are melting all across the region.'
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World Wetland Day observed in Kaziranga National Park 4.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
World Wetland Day observed in Kaziranga National Park
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Colonisation of the Americas killed 10% of world population and caused global cooling 3.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
No records of the size of Native American populations before 1492 and the arrival of Europeans survive. A new study has found answers.
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World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra 3.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra
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India to host next UN conf on land degradation 23.1.2019 Central Chronicle
Bonn, Germany, India will host the next global Conference on desertification, land degradation and drought from 7 to 18 October 2019 in New Delhi. According to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) press release here, the participants from 197 Parties to the UNCCD at the Vigyan Bhavan conference centre in New Delhi will have […]
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Climate change is turning China into wine country 22.1.2019 Scroll.in
As climate change affects the industry worldwide, northern China may be set to benefit.
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Three ways in which the Modi government is ruining the Ganga instead of cleaning it 19.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three projects will reduce water flows into the river, pollute it, denude its catchment areas and endanger its biodiversity.
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Modi said he would revive Ganga but his government is doing the opposite by reviving dams 17.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The BJP promised to ensure a continuous flow for the river. That is undermined by new hydel projects in Uttarakhand.
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IMD to launch system for predicting thunderstorms by April 2019 15.1.2019 Zee News : India National
The IMD has decided to implement an end-to-end prediction system for predicting thunderstorms or lightning by April 2019.
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Govt. to launch an end-to-end prediction system for predicting thunderstorms/lightning by April 2019 14.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Last year during the pre monsoon season a series of thunderstorm/dust storm affected the northern states and claimed about 200 lives. In view of this the India Meteorological Department will be implementing an end-to-end prediction system for predicting thunderstorms/lightning by April 2019.
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Oceans warming much faster than previously thought: Study 11.1.2019 Zee News : Science and Technology
A warmer ocean causes sea level to rise, bringing problems like dangerous coastal flooding. It leads to the loss of sea ice, heating the waters even further.
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World Bank President resigns 8.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
World Bank President resigns
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