User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Species
Last updated: Nov 23 2019 21:35 IST RSS 2.0
 
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300,000 years ago, nine human species lived on Earth. Did homo sapiens exterminate the others? 23.11.2019 Scroll.in
A tendency to engage in genocide is arguably an intrinsic, instinctive part of human nature.
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Illegal coal mining exists in Digboi forest areas: Centre 23.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Illegal coal mining exists in Digboi forest areas: Centre
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Deforestation major factor for climate change 18.11.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Deforestation major factor for climate change
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How the perfect paintbrush may be killing thousands of mongooses every year 12.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
For every kilogram of mongoose hair that is used in brushes, about 50 animals are killed. An estimated one lakh mongooses die for art annually.
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Book on Pregnancy Care in Bodo Tribe Released 30.10.2019 Assam Times
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Climate change Banana trees slowly disappearing 29.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Climate change Banana trees slowly disappearing
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Reduce exploitation of natural resources to save planet: Kishan Reddy 17.10.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy on Thursday said natural resources must be used in a balanced manner to protect the environment. Mr Reddy launched a Tree Plantation drive by planting rare indigenous species at Nehru Park, Chanakyapuri, here. ‘Over usage of natural resources make climate change and ecological imbalance […]
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Students begin crusade to save East Kolkata Wetlands 17.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Young students from the neighbourhoods of the East Kolkata Wetlands, along with students from city schools, are getting ready to join hands and work towards saving this "wetland of international importance" as designated by the Ramsar Convention in 2002.
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National indigenous seeds festival underway 14.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
National indigenous seeds festival underway
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Miyawaki afforestation catching on in Indian cities, but can it sustain? 11.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Miyawaki forests lower temperature, make soil nutritious, support local wildlife and sequestrate carbon. But how sustainable is this expensive method in Indian cities?
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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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Rampant deforestation in the Western Ghats is causing recurring floods in Southern India 28.9.2019 Scroll.in
Besides better implementation of existing environmental laws, India needs new ones to conserve hills and mountains.
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Apocalypse now: Here’s what will happen if Earth heats up by another 2 degrees Celsius 26.9.2019 Scroll.in
Expect more heatwaves, droughts, cyclones, floods, loss of 99% of coral reefs, and worse.
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Tree Plantation and Social Service Camp held 23.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree Plantation and Social Service Camp held
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Tree plantation / social service camp held at Wangjing Hodamba Jr High School 22.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree plantation / social service camp held at Wangjing Hodamba Jr High School
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Impact of climate change deliberated 20.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Impact of climate change deliberated
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Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable 18.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable
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Automated weather station to come up in Cachar 14.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Automated weather station to come up in Cachar
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A forest in the Western Ghats is helping scientists understand how malaria spreads in birds 13.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The spread of the infection disease, hastened by the effects of climate change, is increasingly killing large numbers of birds in the tropics.
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Tree plantation programme held at Bal Vidya Mandir Kakching 30.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree plantation programme held at Bal Vidya Mandir Kakching
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