User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
Last updated: Sep 23 2017 23:46 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Irma and Harvey: Very different storms, but both affected by climate change 12.9.2017 News
Lots of factors can affect how strong these storms ultimately become, including how much time they spend gathering strength over ocean, and background weather patterns through which they travel
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Hurricanes may be getting severe: Do we need new category to describe them? 12.9.2017 News
Hurricane formation is affected by changes in sea surface temperatures - a warm ocean helps fuel hurricanes
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Paris Agreement goals can't be achieved unless everybody takes part: Patricia Espinosa, United Nations 11.9.2017 ET: Opinion
The Paris Agreement will only succeed if the government is joined in action by cities, businesses to building this low emission sustainable future for all our countries, Patricia said.
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Solar grid keeps harvests high, hospitals lit in parched rural Zimbabwe 11.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
ZIMBABWE-SOLAR/RURAL (FEATURE):FEATURE-Solar grid keeps harvests high, hospitals lit in parched rural Zimbabwe
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Powerful hurricanes to fuel demands from island nations at climate talks 11.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
STORM-IRMA/CLIMATE (REPEAT, PIX):RPT-Powerful hurricanes to fuel demands from island nations at climate talks
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A forest policy on today’s terms 11.9.2017 Hindu: Opinion
The National Forest Policy must be refreshed as it contains concepts that have been long discarded
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Urban flooding caused by plastic clogging, poor drainage 10.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Urban floods are entirely manmade with poorly maintained drains, plastic bags, shrinking open spaces and climate change contributing to accumulation of water on roads after a heavy downpour, experts say.
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This global design competition is aimed at tackling climate change and has some interesting perks for the winner 10.9.2017 DNA: Evolutions
What Design Can Do, in association with the IKEA Foundation, is asking designers to come up with a concept that will help us survive the future
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Cow dung, fruit trees and ants: How Assam copes with climate change 9.9.2017 News
In Assam, returning to traditional varieties of rice has proved to be beneficial to farmers
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Cow dung and fruit trees: Traditional wisdom helps Assam cope with climate change 9.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Subhadra Kumari had to wait a nervous few weeks before the flood waters abated from her paddy field and she could start planting rice saplings.
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Rs 100 Cr sanctioned to check floods in NE 9.9.2017 Kangla Online
Rs 100 Cr sanctioned to check floods in NE
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Hurricane Irma threatens US' Florida: How it became so huge and destructive 9.9.2017 Top Stories
While Irma passed Caribbean islands, those land masses weren't large enough to make it lose momentum
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UN chief asks nations to commit to Paris deal amid 'dramatic floods' 9.9.2017 Rediff: News
UNICEF estimates that almost 16 million children and their families are in urgent need of life-saving support. Since mid-August, there have been at least 1,288 reported deaths.
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Rs 100 crore sanctioned for action plan to check floods in NE 9.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Rs 100 crore sanctioned for action plan to check floods in NE
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Rs 100 Cr sanctioned to check floods in NE 9.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Rs 100 Cr sanctioned to check floods in NE
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Cartagena struggles to get pioneering climate plan into action 9.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
COLOMBIA-CLIMATECHANGE/CARTAGENA (FEATURE):FEATURE-Cartagena struggles to get pioneering climate plan into action
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How to save rivers and cities 8.9.2017 Hindu: Life & Style
Construction activities and overall governance of cities need to take into consideration the status of rivers and how they are maintained. By S. Vishwanath
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After storms, a short different opinion span on climate change 8.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 08 : People, who have recently experienced severe weather events such as floods, storms and drought, are more likely to support policies to adapt to the effects of climate change, suggests a new study.
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EPA chief says ready to further relax fuel standards due to hurricanes 8.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
STORM-IRMA/EPA:EPA chief says ready to further relax fuel standards due to hurricanes
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Why Hurricane Irma could hurt, a lot: Much lies in harm's way 8.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
It could cause up to $100 billion in damage
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