User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Generic
Last updated: Oct 20 2017 21:56 IST RSS 2.0
 
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NPL Welcomes the Clean Growth Strategy to Tackle Decarbonisation & Grow the UK Economy 20.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
LONDON: The UK Government has unveiled its Clean Growth Strategy today, which sets out how the UK will stimulate economic growth while reducing carbon emissions over the 2020s, meet its 2032 carbon budget of a 57% reduction on 1990 levels, and stay on track for its 2050 target to reduce emissions by at least 80% on 1990 levels.
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Environmental scientist Schellnhuber receives Blue Planet Prize 19.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Tokyo [Japan], Oct.19 : The world's most prestigious award for pioneers in environmental science was given to Hans Joachim Schellnhuber this week in Tokyo.
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Morocco signs Global Dryland Alliance foundation treaty 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Rabat, Oct 16 (IANS/MAP) Morocco and 12 other countries have signed the foundation treaty of the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA).
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Greenland waters losing salinity due to melting ice, may affect marine life: Scientists 16.10.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Over the years, the dramatic meltdown of ice in the Arctic Ocean has received great attention and is easy to observe through satellite images.
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Retaining farmers on the farm 15.10.2017 Deccan Herald - Opinion
World Food Day (WFD) is celebrated to commemorate the founding of the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in 1945. The objective is to create awareness leading to food security and to achieve 'Zero Hunger by 2030. This year, the theme is, 'change the future of migration, invest in food security and rural development'. The FAO estimates that about 763 million people move within their own countries due to hunger, poverty and the increase in extreme weather-related events linked to climate change. Almost a third of India's population, over 300 million people, migrate within the country. The FAO calls for creating conditions that allow rural youth to stay on the farm by providing resilient livelihoods to tackle the migration challenge. Creating business opportunities that are non-crop based, in food processing and horticultural enterprises, leading to increased food security. There is an urgent need to build sustainable growth based on long-term recovery of the rural community. This call is totally at ...
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Watching inflation closely but economy is strong, says Janet Yellen 15.10.2017 All International Stories
US central bank voted to hold interest rates steady at its last policy meeting in September
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Not just humans, ocean critters also contribute to global warming – This is how 15.10.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
A detailed analysis showed that around 10 percent of total methane emissions from the Baltic Sea may be due to clams and worms.
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Orientation prog on climate change adaptation 15.10.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Orientation prog on climate change adaptation
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Mysterious, massive hole reopens in Antarctic sea ice: All you need to know 13.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Ocean convection occurs within the polynya bringing warmer water to the surface that melts the sea ice
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Averting disaster 12.10.2017 Hindu: Op-Ed
Invest in efforts to adapt to climate change even while reducing disaster risk
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Beware Delhi! Prepare for smog again, stubble burning has begun 12.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Stubble burning has become a major concern for authorities as it causes air pollution as well as reduces soil fertility
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Brainstorm for the planet 11.10.2017 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Climate change warriors want to set some concrete targets for the city, and you are invited to join the conversation
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South Africa to introduce climate change legislation 11.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
South Africa will introduce a climate change legislation by 2018, as part of its commitments to the Paris Agreement, the Parliament has said.
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New policy to set up ‘climate-proof’ villages in State 11.10.2017 Hindu: News
To focus on vulnerable districts
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Substantially reducing emission intensity of GDP: India 10.10.2017 ET: Indicators
"Walking the talk, India's climate action plans are a reflection of our strongest commitment to contribute with our full might to the global fight against climate change," he said.
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Cutting down emission intensity of GDP to fight climate change: India 10.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of India to UN, Ashish Sinha said India has considered tapping non-fossil fuel energy sources and creating additional carbon sink
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Here's why deadly flash floods in Bihar have escaped national attention 10.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Those affected by the flash floods are the poorest, which is why Bihar's floods need immediate attention
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At Bonn, stay the course 9.10.2017 Hindu: Opinion
Renegotiation of the Paris Agreement on climate change is not a viable option
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Meet The New Messiah of Christianity 9.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo: Mukesh Prasad, author of the book "A New Science" and co-author of "God vs. The Universe", walked into a psychiatric care facility on September 25th and announced he had delusions of grandeur. Specifically, that he was the top physicist on Earth, and also that he was the promised Messiah of Christianity. He was admitted as an in-patient.
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Automakers must gear up for electric mobility: Munjal 6.10.2017 HBL: Companies
India growing much faster than most economies, says Hero Enterprises chief
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