User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
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Last updated: Nov 16 2018 18:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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NGT asks Volkswagen to deposit Rs 100 crore for allegedly fitting cheat devices in diesel cars 16.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The tribunal set up a committee to calculate the quantum of the environmental loss caused by the cars and directed it to submit a report within a week.
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Proposal to change name of Indian Forest Service may escalate a simmering inter-ministerial turf war 16.11.2018 Scroll.in
The debate over rights for forest communities has for long divided the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Ministry of Forests.
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Network for Development of Agricultural Cooperatives in Asia and the Pacific (NEDAC) sets agenda for Cooperatives to cooperatives trade 15.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Addressing the inaugural session of the General Assembly of Network for Development of Agricultural Cooperatives in Asia and the Pacific(NEDAC) in New Delhi today Shri Parshottam K Rupala, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare said that NEDAC is a unique organization encompassing mix of Government and non Government organizations created by FAO for synergizing policies and programmes of government and cooperative institutions at country level.
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India International Trade Fair 2018 Opens 14.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Dr. Mahesh Sharma and C. R. Chaudhary unveiling the catalogue of the IITF-2018   The 38th edition of India International Trade Fair (IITF) 2018 was inaugurated by the Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, C.R. Chaudharyat Pragati Maidan in New Delhi today.
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GST Council may have to take a view on the funding of NDRF - Shri N.K.Singh 14.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
XVFC concluded the International Workshop in India on Financing of Disaster Risk Management yesterday in New Delhi. The two-day conference discussed various issues related to Disaster Risk Management (DRM) ranging from urbanization, climate change, coastal erosion, localizedcatastrophes and the price associated with it, among many other issues.
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California devastated by deadliest fire in history 13.11.2018 Rediff: News
At least 29 people have died so far in the fast-moving wildfire which began in California on November 8. The numbers are expected to rise.
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Two day Global Cooling Innovation Summit inaugurated in New Delhi today 12.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Global Cooling Prize, an international competition to incentivize the development of a residential cooling technology that will have at least five times (5x) less climate impact than the standard Room Air Conditioning (RAC) was announced at the inaugural session of the two day Global Cooling Innovation Summit in New Delhi today.
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Want to save water? Give it a price 11.11.2018 Rediff: News
'In India, we are paying a price for not managing water as we are not willing to pay the cost for it.'
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IIT-Jodhpur' researchers striving to get Cars and autos to photosynthesize just like plants 8.11.2018 Sify Finance
Cars in the coming few years could exhale Oxygen thanks to research from IIT-Jodhpur.
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Enforcing stronger climate action could help India improve its air quality 8.11.2018 Scroll.in
Achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement can help the country deal with its air crisis.
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Mrs India 2018 winner Ujala Sabharwal to represent India at Mrs Planet 2018 6.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 6 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Mrs India 2018 Winner Ujala Sabharwal to represent India at Mrs India 2018 from Nov 2 to Nov 9 2018 at Sofia, Bulgaria (in Europe).
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Climate Jamboree empowers 6000 students for sustainable future 5.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 5 (NewsVoir): Driving the message of sustainable development, Minister of State Hardeep Singh Puri emphasized that sustainability is going to be the fulcrum if India has to achieve SDGs.
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Ayurveda Departments will be opened in the new 19 AIIMS: Shripad Naik 5.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Minister of State for AYUSH Shri Shripad Yesso Naik has announced that Ayurveda Departments will be opened in the new 19 AIIMS. He said, work is already on to start  Ayurveda Departments in hundred  ESIC hospitals under Ministry of Labour.
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In Gujarat’s Kutch, a horticulture boom is decimating the biodiversity hotspot’s bird population 4.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Among the avian species at risk, mainly due to increasing use of pesticides, is the critically endangered Great Indian Bustard.
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Fake drugs can make you ill or kill you even if you don’t take them. And they’re everywhere 4.11.2018 Scroll.in
The manufacture and distribution of medicines is a global industry, tainted by fake and substandard products.
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Eco India: How technology is helping farmers in Telangana tackle devastating effect of crop failures 4.11.2018 Scroll.in
Our top story on Eco India this week looks at how a startup, Kheyti, is helping farmers in Telengana equip themselves better against climate change.
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Climate change is making sea water in the Sunderbans saltier, putting women at risk 3.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Across South Asia’s coastal deltas, fresh water is in ever-shorter supply.
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Earth’s wilderness areas are vanishing, and only five countries can save them 2.11.2018 Scroll.in
More than 70% of remaining wilderness is in just five countries: Australia, Russia, Canada, the United States (Alaska), and Brazil.
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From globalisation to regionalisation: How US’ changing economic position could reshape world ties 1.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
As globalisation loses its allure and America’s global power declines, nation-states may turn to regionalisation to safeguard interests.
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Union Agriculture Minister addresses Inter – Session Meeting of Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare 1.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
        The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh addressed the Inter-Session Meeting of Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare in New Delhi today.
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