User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
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Meghalaya Cabinet adopts Draft Water Policy 14.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya Cabinet adopts Draft Water Policy
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Another monsoon, another deluge: Why Mumbai gets inundated nearly every year 10.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
An outdated drainage system and the depletion of mangroves have severely crippled the city’s natural defences against floods.
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23 US governors join California in opposing Trump mileage freeze 9.7.2019 DNA
Citing climate-damaging tailpipe emissions, 23 US governors signed a pledge backing California leaders in their showdown with the Trump administration over its plans to relax vehicle mileage standards.
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Amitav Ghosh’s ‘Gun Island’ is fiction for a new world. It cannot be judged by old standards 8.7.2019 Scroll.in
Climate change, present and past, is the glue in this novel, sticking together different geographies – and histories – around the world.
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Vice President calls for National Innovation Movement; 6.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for creating a National Innovation Movement to promote path-breaking ideas and innovations that improve the living conditions of the people and generate wealth.
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The post-human identity of Elena Ferrante: An author who is both there and isn’t 6.7.2019 Scroll.in
Secrecy around author Elena Ferrante’s identity begs the question of who we are and if it matters.
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Capacity building programme begins to discuss waste management rules 6.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Capacity building programme begins to discuss waste management rules
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Van Mahotsav celebrated 3.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Van Mahotsav celebrated
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Resilience, diversity in focus as Bhubaneswar tries to restore trees lost to Fani 3.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Government, civil society and corporate bodies have joined hands to regreen cyclone-ravaged Bhubaneswar, but what is needed is not just replantation but also proper urban forest planning.
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BAN on GM CROPS 2.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Bt. cotton is the only Genetically Modified (GM) crop approved in 2002 by the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change for commercial cultivation in the Country and, therefore, cultivation of other unapproved GM crops are banned in India.
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Awareness program on water conservation and management organised 1.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Awareness program on water conservation and management organised
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Vice President calls for out-of-box solutions to address challenges faced by common man; 29.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Indian community was built on the foundations of fundamentally tolerant civilization and that the country celebrates religious diversity by upholding religious freedom.
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G20 summit: All member countries, except US, renew commitment to Paris climate deal 29.6.2019 Scroll.in
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the leaders had found common ground on climate change despite ‘big differences’ among members.
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Crunch time at G20 as US-China trade showdown looms 29.6.2019 DNA
Trump has said he expects a "productive" meeting but warned before the summit he was prepared to slap tariffs on all Chinese imports if no deal could be struck on the sidelines of the G20
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First Resilient Kerala Program 28.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India, the Government of Kerala and the World Bank signed here today a Loan Agreement of USD 250 million for the First Resilient Kerala Program to enhance the State's resilience against the impacts of natural disasters and climate change.
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Joint Statement on BRICS Leaders’ Informal Meeting on the margins of G20 Summit 28.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
We, the Heads of State and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People's Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa, met on 28 June 2019 on the margins of the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan.
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New Policy for Women Empowerment 28.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Women and Child Development has prepared the draft National Policy for Women after considering suggestions/comments received from stakeholders. The Draft envisions a society in which, women attain their full potential and are able to participate as equal partners in all spheres of life.
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Trade war, international disputes set to test G20 unity 27.6.2019 Sify Finance
The leaders of G20 countries are set to set to meet on Friday and Saturday in the Japanese city of Osaka to face the challenge of sending a common message on environmental protection and free trade, a task made difficult by the growing rifts and friction between members.
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For its afforestation campaign, the Indian government is brazenly usurping Adivasi land 27.6.2019 Scroll.in
A new law allows trees felled because of industrial projects to be replanted on land occupied by indigenous communities without their consent.
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The US military’s carbon footprint is bigger than as many as 140 countries 26.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
One of the largest polluters in history, the American war machine’s emissions tend to be overlooked in climate change studies.
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