User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
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Last updated: Oct 17 2019 13:33 IST RSS 2.0
 
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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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Subansiri dam work resumes after 8 years 17.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Subansiri dam work resumes after 8 years
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UPSC releases 88 vacancies for various positions; check here for details 16.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The vacancies are for MBBS degree holders, Engineers, Law Graduates, and for Botanist.
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Indian government wants to disband the protector of ecologically-sensitive Dahanu 15.10.2019 Scroll.in
The Dahanu Taluka Environment Protection Authority faces an uncertain future, with the environment ministry calling for its dissolution.
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Why Barack Obama was particularly unsuited to live up to the ideals of the Nobel Peace Prize 14.10.2019 Scroll.in
A critic of Obama's two terms explains how the 44th president’s personality and his politics of ‘least resistance’ prevented him from rising to the moment.
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Amendments to IFA 1927 are regressive, says KKM 10.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Amendments to IFA 1927 are regressive, says KKM
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What the Climate Justice movement misses – and why it is necessary 3.10.2019 Scroll.in
Everybody wants the comforts Swedish people enjoy, but few have the resources to pay what Swedes do to stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
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Modi in UN Assembly 30.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi in the United Nations General Assembly has cautioned the world community that it has become absolutely imperative that the world unite against terrorism. The India has given the Buddha to the world and not war. He also said world should act now to safeguard our planet from pollution, global warming, poverty, […]
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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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Activist Greta Thunberg, 15 others file UN complaint against 5 nations over climate change inaction 24.9.2019 Scroll.in
France, Germany, Brazil, Argentina, and Turkey were named for failing to uphold their promises under the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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Current affairs wrap of the day: September 24th, 2019 24.9.2019 Scroll.in
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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‘You are failing us’: Watch Greta Thunberg’s passionate address at the UN Climate Action Summit 24.9.2019 Scroll.in
‘If you really understood the situation and still kept on failing to act, then you would be evil and that I refuse to believe.’
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UN climate summit: ‘You’ve stolen my childhood,’ Swedish activist Greta Thunberg tells world leaders 24.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The 16-year-old campaigner said politicians have betrayed her generation by failing to tackle greenhouse emissions.
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Climate fiction: Both utopic and dystopic views of the world are necessary in this literature 21.9.2019 Scroll.in
Cli-fi by Margaret Atwood and Stanley Robinson, among others, will prove to be a defining genre for our apocalyptic times.
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Licypriya draws attention of world leaders on her maiden climate change movement in Angola 20.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Licypriya draws attention of world leaders on her maiden climate change movement in Angola
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Watch: Hasan Minhaj sat down with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Here’s what followed 4.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
‘At some point, political pragmatism has to reckon with the reality of climate change. You cannot negotiate with science.’
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As India hosts a global desertification convention, a third of its land is facing severe degradation 3.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Caused by salinity, extreme weather events and human activities, the damage has cost India Rs 72,000 crore – 24% more than last year’s agricultural budget.
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Bihar CSBC Forest Guard 2019 exam result declared; check at csbc.bih.nic.in 3.9.2019 Scroll.in
All the candidates who have cleared the exam are now eligible to appear for the PET round of the recruitment drive.
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Centre, NHPC violated norms, allege environmentalists 30.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Centre, NHPC violated norms, allege environmentalists
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State gets Rs 309 crore CAMPA fund 30.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
State gets Rs 309 crore CAMPA fund
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