User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Generic
Last updated: Dec 23 2018 18:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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6 themes WEF 2020 hopes to address 21.1.2020 Rediff: Business
The world wants to halt climate change, but do it without affecting economic growth and consumption. This fundamental contradiction is the key theme at Davos 2020.
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Young climate activist Licipriya spells out her dreams 14.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Young climate activist Licipriya spells out her dreams
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2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall 11.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
2020 starts with 40 pc more rainfall
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President invites the Maldives to join Int'l Solar Alliance in fight against climate change 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind has invited visiting Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to become a member of the International Solar Alliance in which India has taken the lead to fight climate change. Welcoming his Maldivian counterpart to India, Mr Kovind said India was deeply concerned about the impact of climate change especially on the Maldives and other small Island states that are most vulnerable to it. He said India was 'honoured' that Mr Solih had chosen to visit India on his first State Visit and that too, within a month of assuming office. 'This speaks for our close ties and special friendship,' he said. At a banquet he hosted on Monday night, he said that India attached the highest importance to its relationship with the Maldives. 'Maldives can always count on India as a steadfast partner in its progress as a nation,' he said. 'As the Maldives Government embarks on its journey to fulfill the mandate given by its people, India wishes to see a democratic, stable, ...
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'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life' 9.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life'
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The Y2K bug was not a hoax. Here’s how our computers are headed towards another major glitch 2.1.2020 Scroll.in
Climate change deniers and anti-vacciners often raise the lack of impact of the Y2K bug as evidence that experts are not to be trusted.
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In this Gujarat grassland, a plant introduced in the 1950s is disrupting the nomadic way of life 2.1.2020 Scroll.in
The 3,000 sq km stretch in Kutch is home to more than 60 unique types of grasses, which are now under threat.
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Church joins crusade against climate change 31.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Church joins crusade against climate change
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How the upcoming Satellite Town Ring Road will affect lives and livelihoods around Bengaluru 26.12.2019 Citizen Matters
The proposed Satellite Town Ring Road (STRR) will connect 12 major towns outside Bengaluru. It will trigger rapid changes in peri-urban areas in terms of occupation, land use and so on
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Hard labour: Rising carbon emissions can reduce your pregnancy by two weeks 19.12.2019 Scroll.in
Over the past 19 years, nearly 5 lakh births occurred earlier than expected.
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Why fishermen in suburban Mumbai find their catch shrinking steadily 19.12.2019 Citizen Matters
Many in Versova Koliwada have a story to tell of dwindling fish – the reasons range from local-level pollution to global-scale warming. Both have combined to bring the impact of climate change to the city’s shores.
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Net loss: We need to consider the environmental cost of the digital economy 10.12.2019 Scroll.in
Urgent actions must be implemented to ensure that the digital economy and green economy are compatible with each other.
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Inadequate funding, poor resources' channelling roadblock in combating climate change: WHO report 9.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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We wish air pollution didn’t kill people, but it does, says WHO in response to Javadekar: Report 9.12.2019 Scroll.in
The environment minister had claimed there was no established link between air pollution and a shorter life span.
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Farmers most vulnerable to climate change, doctors the least: Guwahati study 4.12.2019 Citizen Matters
A livelihood vulnerability study conducted in Guwahati, Assam, finds that farmers are the most sensitive to climate change, followed by drivers and street food sellers in the urban setting.
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Weight of history: US and EU must pay more than half the cost of climate action, says report 4.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The costs of climate change are disproportionately affecting the most vulnerable, say experts.
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‘There is no conclusive data to link air pollution to deaths,’ Babul Supriyo tells Rajya Sabha 2.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Union minister of state for environment said factors such as food habits, occupational hazards, and medical history also affect an individual’s health.
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Forest is indispensable for human survival, says Ukhrul DFO 30.11.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Forest is indispensable for human survival, says Ukhrul DFO
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Carbon positive villages stressed 30.11.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Carbon positive villages stressed
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How social media is strengthening the youth climate movement in India 28.11.2019 Citizen Matters
While policy makers and adult activists are busy figuring out the logistics of the imminent COP25 in Madrid, student strikers in India are busy organising mass movements across their cities. And Facebook, Twitter, Instagram are proving to be their chief allies in this.
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