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Category: Global warming
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‘Forest officers must innovate to tackle climate change’ 16.12.2017 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
  Madhya Pradesh demands 1200 crore to prevent tigers from hunting by electrocution  Chronicle Reporter,... more »
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Modi hopes for productive Winter Session of Parliament 15.12.2017 Deccan Herald - National
After an acrimonious election campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his hope for a productive Winter Session of Parliament that would witness constructive debates and innovative solutions for taking development agenda forward. In brief remarks to the media before the session commenced on Friday, Modi also made a mention of the delayed onset of winter, which he said could be because of global warming and climate change. The prime minister appeared to downplay the controversy over the delayed Winter Session. "The onset of winter happens around Diwali. But the impact of global warming and climate change is such that even now we cannot experience cold weather as is expected. However, our Winter Session is beginning," Modi said. "I am confident that the Winter Session, that is beginning in 2017 and continuing in 2018, will be a productive session. I hope there is good debate, constructive debate and we come up with innovative solutions to our nations problems." The prime minister said ...
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संसद के शीतकालीन सत्र के शुरुवात पर संसद भवन के बाहर प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा मिडिया को दिए गये वक्तव्य का मूल पाठ 15.12.2017 Govt of India: PIB Hindi
संसद के शीतकालीन सत्र के शुरुवात पर संसद भवन के बाहर प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा मिडिया को दिए गये वक्तव्य का मूल पाठ
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Text of PM's statement to media outside Parliament House at the start of the Winter Session of Parliament 15.12.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Text of PM's statement to media outside Parliament House at the start of the Winter Session of Parliament
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Hope Winter Session of Parliament is a productive one: PM Narendra Modi 15.12.2017 Zee News : India National
Nearly 25 pending bills and 14 new ones will be brought in the Winter session of Parliament.
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The voice of the voiceless 14.12.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
The 11th edition of Voices from the Waters International Travelling Film Festival 2017, that was inaugurated in the city on Thursday, will showcase 229 films from 60 countries including India, across different venues in the city. The festival is presented by Bangalore Film Society in collaboration with Karnataka Chalanachithra Academy, ActionAid India (Bangalore), Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB), Jain group of Institutions and a consortium of partner organisations. The festival will have film screenings, discussions, exhibitions and paintings - all of which will have themes connected to water scarcity, water harvesting/conservation, conflicts, floods, droughts, global warming and climate change, degradation of water bodies (oceans, ponds, beaches, lakes, rivers, etc). Some of the films will explore the impact of deforestation on such water bodies, sanitation and health and the holistic revival of water bodies. The festival has earlier travelled to Tokyo, Spain, Columbia, Gothenburg and ...
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World losing battle against global warming, warns Macron 13.12.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Macron made the statement while speaking at the One Planet Summit in Paris
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World losing battle against climate change, urge leaders to take concrete action: Macron 13.12.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
All countries have signed the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit temperature to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by cutting greenhouse emissions and investing in green energy.
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World losing battle against global warming: Macron 13.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
French President Emmanuel Macron has warned the international community that it was losing the battle against global warming and called on the world leaders to take concrete action.
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Adani's Aussie project in trouble as Queensland Premier vetoes funding 12.12.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
The premier of Queensland has vetoed the funding of rail line project saying the company has been listed in the dirty dozen list
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France's AXA to step up investments in green projects to $11 billion by 2020 12.12.2017 Sify Finance
PARIS (Reuters) - French insurer AXA announced on Tuesday it would quadruple its investments in environmentally-friendly projects by 2020 to 9 billion euros ($10.60 billion) and disinvest further
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Global banks undermining Paris climate goals, say reports 11.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
On the eve of the historic Paris Climate Change Agreement's second anniversary, two new reports on Monday revealed how large banks and investors are actively undermining the climate goals by financing new coal-fired power plants.
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Is climate change making cyclones worse? 8.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Since the turn of the century, at least eight violent cyclones, including Cyclone Ockhi, have hit the subcontinent
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Where animals teach humans about global warming 8.12.2017 Hindu: News
Karnataka school teacher’s puppet show on environmental issues a big hit with audiences
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Need large-scale action to protect Hindu Kush Himalaya from climate impact: Experts 6.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Scientists, policymakers and experts have urged the countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region to take action without further delay to protect the region from the increasing impact of climate change.
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Global warming to claim 33% of ice volume in Hindu Kush Himalayan region: Expert 4.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Global warming is not only posing serious threat to glaciers, it will also result in a loss of 33 per cent of total ice volume in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region by the end of the century, leading dire consequences for people living there.
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November 28, 2017, when Bali’s Mount Agung volcano stranded thousands 2.12.2017 Hindu: International
The eruption of Mount Agung volcano at Bali in Indonesia forced authorities to close the airport for a few days on November 28, 2017, stranding thousands of travellers. The Ministry of Energy and Mine...
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Raise a toast, Trump is all for this climate treaty (Comment: Special to IANS) 2.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
George Bernard Shaw once said that "England and America are two countries separated by the same language". When the UN conference on the Montreal Protocol on the substances that deplete the ozone layer ended in Montreal on November 24, albeit in the wee hours of November 25, I thought this could also be said for Paris and Montreal, not only because of the French language but also the agreements signed there on global action on the climate.
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December season has not changed, says Gandhi 2.12.2017 Hindu: National
Kartik Fine Arts’ annual festival gets under way
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Bali volcano holding clues about controlling climate control? 1.12.2017 DNA: Bangalore
Bali volcano holding clues about controlling climate control?
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