User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Generic
Last updated: Jul 17 2019 18:10 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How one of Delhi’s tallest structures is contributing to climate change 17.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Intense summers are not uncommon in Delhi, but when temperatures soared to 48 degrees this June, it was a record even by city standards. Could emissions from the East Delhi Ghazipur landfill have had a role to play?
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Organization formed at Jiribam 15.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Organization formed at Jiribam
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Tea-growing regions of NE experiencing decline in annual rainfall 13.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tea-growing regions of NE experiencing decline in annual rainfall
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Ice cover in Arctic region fast shrinking: Phukan 11.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Ice cover in Arctic region fast shrinking: Phukan
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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An outdated drainage system and the depletion of mangroves have severely crippled the city’s natural defences against floods.
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Emissions, tree loss, heat island effect: What the govt did not address before clearing the Elevated Corridors project 10.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
This is a project 15 times bigger than the Steel Flyover, yet got cleared. What did the Karnataka government not address in the Environmental Impact Assessment of the elevated corridors project?
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In a Telangana reserve, India’s national animal is being sacrificed for the sake of nuclear energy 9.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Over 80 sq km of Telangana’s Amrabad Tiger Reserve is being claimed in a search for uranium.
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After the hottest June on record, Europe will have to change its behaviour to cope with heatwaves 6.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Europeans will have to change how they build their homes, schools and hospitals to protect the people who are most vulnerable.
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The Daily Fix: Intense rain in short bursts is the new normal – Mumbai’s rulers must deal with it 3.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
City authorities must build infrastructure that is appropriate for the new realities of climate change.
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Tree saplings planted on Van Mahotsav in different districts 2.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree saplings planted on Van Mahotsav in different districts
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With climate change, invasive ‘Congress grass’ could spread through 65% of India 29.6.2019 Scroll.in
Contact with parthenium can cause skin problems and allergies in people, while it is plant is toxic to livestock.
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India facing heavy rainfall, heat waves amid rise in sea levels, Centre tells Lok Sabha 29.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Minister of State Ashwini Kumar Choubey was responding to questions on climate change and consequences of global warming.
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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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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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UN expert warns of ‘climate apartheid’, says change will exacerbate existing poverty 25.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Developing countries will bear an estimated 75% to 80% of the costs of climate change, UN Special Rapporteur Philip Alston said.
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Lions Club of Imphal Valley continues tree plantation 24.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Lions Club of Imphal Valley continues tree plantation
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Black pepper came to India from South East Asia over five million years ago, says a new study 23.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Ancestors of the spice came to India in multiple waves, evolving over the years to become the black pepper we eat today.
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Insurance Cover for Risk-Prone Crops 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government has conducted several studies to measure and quantify the adverse effects of climate change on agriculture. Extensive field and simulation studies were carried out in agriculture and allied sectors by several network centers consisting of ICAR Institutes such as Indian Agricultural Research Institute at New Delhi, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture at Hyderabad, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore etc. and State Agricultural Universities, located in different parts of the country.
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Not smart cities, India needs climate-smart cities to protect its urban poor from heat waves 20.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Even at night, people living in densely-built, low-income urban neighbourhoods get no respite.
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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