User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
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Managing risks for sustainable development 21.1.2015 CNN-IBN: World
Disaster risk management can no longer remain isolated from the overall strategy of sustainable development.
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Country’s tiger population increases to 2,226: NE’s share 201 21.1.2015 The Assam Tribune
Country’s tiger population increases to 2,226: NE’s share 201
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Middle class economics, Afghanistan, tax breaks and IS: Obama’s unapologetic State of the Union speech 21.1.2015 FirstPost: World

President Barack Obama, undaunted by the new Republican majority in Congress, issued a sweeping challenge Tuesday night to do more for the poor and middle class and to end the nasty partisan political fight that has characterized his six years in office. In a speech reminiscent of a campaign stump message, the president issued a […]

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'We assist to bankrupt ideology of violent extremism everywhere' 21.1.2015 Rediff: News
In his penultimate State of the Union address, Barack Obama said that the economy is improving.
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Barack Obama's State of Union address 2015: Full Text 21.1.2015 Zee News : World
In a first, the White House this year made the President's State of the Union address available online on Medium for all.
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Middle class economics, Afghanistan and IS: Highlights of Obama’s State of the Union speech 21.1.2015 FirstPost: World

President Barack Obama, undaunted by the new Republican majority in Congress, issued a sweeping challenge Tuesday night to do more for the poor and middle class and to end the nasty partisan political fight that has characterized his six years in office. In a speech reminiscent of a campaign stump message, the president issued a […]

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Obama’s State of the Union Address: ‘We need to make sure Govt doesn’t screw things up’ 21.1.2015 FirstPost: World

The White House has, in an unusual move, released the full text of the State of the Union address to the public without embargo.

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Full text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address 21.1.2015 TOI: The United States
Full text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address
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Full text of Obama’s State of the Union Address: ‘We need to make sure Govt doesn’t screw things up’ 21.1.2015 FirstPost: World

The White House has, in an unusual move, released the full text of the State of the Union address to the public without embargo.

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Tigers walk tall in NE reserves, says report 21.1.2015 The Telegraph : North East
The tiger is "roaring" louder in the Northeast with its population increasing from 148 in 2010 to 201 in 2014.
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EU to launch diplomatic offensive ahead of Paris climate talks 20.1.2015 Guardian: Environment

Celebrities to front ambitious climate campaign, as army of diplomats is mobilised for an emissions-cutting push ahead of a crunch UN summit in Paris in December

Europe is launching a major diplomatic push for an ambitious deal on global warming, mobilising A-list celebrities and tens of thousands of diplomats to exert “maximum pressure” on key countries in international climate negotiations.

The EU plan, endorsed by ministers on Monday in Brussels, will see 90,000 diplomats in over 3,000 missions lobbying to win new pledges on carbon cuts from countries ahead of a crunch UN climate summit in Paris this December.

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Everyday climate change – in pictures 20.1.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page

Inspired by the co-founder of Everydayafrica, photographer James Whitlow Delano launched Everydayclimatechange, an Instagram feed where photographers from five continents share their images as evidence that climate change is real and to raise awareness of the situation around the world

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Climate Change Workshop in Jagannath Vidyalaya 20.1.2015 The New Indian Express - Education - http://newindianexpress.com/education/
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Urban transport and climate change 19.1.2015 CNN-IBN: World
Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to sustainable development.
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2014 Earths hottest year on record US scientists 17.1.2015 Hindustan Times: World
Last year was Earths warmest on record bolstering the argument that people are altering the planets climate by relentlessly burning fuels that belch greenhouse gases into the air two major US government agencies said on ...
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Scientists concern over impact of climate change on Indian agriculture 16.1.2015 HBL: Home
Scientists and researchers struck a note of concern over the projected impact of climate change on Indian agriculture, especially coastal agriculture, and livestock at the just-con...
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2014 hottest year on Earth 16.1.2015 DNA: Top News
Last year was Earth's warmest on record, bolstering the argument that humans are altering the planet's climate by burning greenhouse gas-emitting fuels, according to a pair of analyses by two major U.S. agencies released on Friday. Separate studies by NASA the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration showed that with the exception of 1998, 10 of the warmest years on record have occurred since 2000. The reports come at the start of a year when representatives of about 200 governments will meet in Paris to try to agree on a deal to limit global warming to avoid floods, droughts, heatwaves and rising sea levels blamed on increasing emissions of greenhouse gases, which result from burning of fossil fuels such as coal and oil. "Taken together, the warm temperatures of the recent decades demonstrate the impact of greenhouse gases on our climate, and invalidate the sound bite that global warming has somehow 'stopped,'"  said Joe Casola, a staff scientist at the Center for Climate and Energy ...
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2014 officially the hottest year on record, US government scientists say 16.1.2015 Guardian: Science

Nasa and Noaa scientists report 2014 was 0.07F (0.04C) higher than previous records and the 38th consecutive year of above-average temperatures

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Climate change, extinctions signal Earth in danger zone – study 16.1.2015 FirstPost: World

OSLO (Reuters) - Climate change and high rates of extinctions of animals and plants are pushing the Earth into a danger zone for humanity, a scientific report card about mankind's impact on nature said on Thursday.

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Scientists concerned over impact of climate change on agriculture 14.1.2015 HBL: Industry & Economy
Scientists and researchers struck a note of concern over the projected impact of climate change on Indian agriculture, especially coastal areas, and livestock at the just-concluded international c...
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