User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Generic
Last updated: May 22 2019 18:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of natural resources.
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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Policy on health hazards accruing from climate change soon 11.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Policy on health hazards accruing from climate change soon
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The Daily Fix: Cyclone Fani reminds India that climate change should be on the political agenda too 8.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
It’s ruining millions of lives. It must be addressed head-on.
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Global biodiversity is declining ‘more rapidly than ever’, according to an alarming new report 6.5.2019 Scroll.in
Around one million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction, according to research by a team of international experts.
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Despite more rain over the last decade, Rajasthan’s lakes are running dry. Here’s why 6.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Erratic rainfall patterns, a consequence of climate change, has hurt the state’s agrarian economy.
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In Pakistan, the slow but steady rise in temperature has become too hot to handle 5.5.2019 Scroll.in
Punjab and Sindh provinces, which contribute the bulk of the national GDP, are likely to face a 3% decline in overall living standards.
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Bye, bye birdie: A bird sanctuary could disappear as Pune metro speeds ahead 2.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In Pune, an upcoming elevated metro line poses threat to Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, which houses over 100 species of birds and 30 species of butterflies. Meanwhile, citizen groups are pushing for the sanctuary's conservation
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Declining rainfall turns paddy fields into fish farms 29.4.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Declining rainfall turns paddy fields into fish farms
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Respiratory diseases on the rise in Manipur 28.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Respiratory diseases on the rise in Manipur
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Surveillance body studies climate change impacts 28.4.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Surveillance body studies climate change impacts
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Tackling air pollution has finally made it to party manifestos – but their promises aren’t enough 26.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Air pollution does not appear to be a priority for voters in India and parties too are slow to act on it.
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Bye, bye birdie: As plans for Pune metro speed up, a bird sanctuary risks becoming collateral damage 24.4.2019 Scroll.in
From garbage to road construction, Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary has faced several threats, with the latest being an elevated metro line.
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One day National workshop on Loss and Damage in India, organized by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change(MoEFCC) 16.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A one-day National Consultation on Loss and Damage, to deliberate and brainstorm on emerging perspectives on approaches to assess, minimise and address climate-related loss and damage, was hosted by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in New Delhi today.
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Low-carbon, green and climate resilient urban infrastructure is the need of the hour: Vice President 15.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon town planners to make sustainable solutions such as harvesting solar energy, enhancing green cover and water conservation an essential part of town planning.
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Climate change master plan needs to be on India's electoral agenda 5.4.2019 Sify Finance
-May. This election is critically important because of the climate change consuming the country. Most people think of that change as being the sorry condition of Indias environment. And, it is. It also includes, however, several other important areas -- most notably the economy and the electorate.
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More than 40% of India is reeling under drought, but the Centre may not even acknowledge it 4.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government has made the process of declaring drought long and difficult, experts say. So, the ongoing disaster may go officially unannounced.
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Lower monsoon, erratic rains to affect farm sector 4.4.2019 Sify Finance
For the sixth year in a row, India is likely to witness "below normal" monsoon with expectations of erratic rainfall induced by climate change, which may aggravate farm distress, particularly in the drought-ridden regions.
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Climate change and loss of habitat will push elephants in subcontinent towards Himalayas: Study 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
India and Nepal are home to about 60% of the global population of the Asian elephant.
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Pamohi school switches over entirely to solar energy 2.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Pamohi school switches over entirely to solar energy
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