User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Storm
Last updated: Oct 21 2014 01:51 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Focus on desi cows to up milk yield 21.10.2014 TOI: India
People generally wake up to the challenge of climate change when they face extreme weather events, but temperature rise can affect us in other ways. Impact of global warming on India’s milk production is one such area which has, of late, caught attention of policy-makers and ...
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Implement CRZ norms, Pachauri tells Goa 19.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Implement CRZ norms, Pachauri tells Goa
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Implement CRZ norms strictly, Pachauri tells Goa 19.10.2014 Hindu: National
‘Whistle-blowers and activists must ensure strict enforcement of these regulations’
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Munroethuruthu may be a climate change casualty 16.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Munroethuruthu may be a climate change casualty
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Study on Land Erosion in Munroe Island Urged 16.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
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For a tree on every field boundary 16.10.2014 Hindu: Home
Agroforestry promotes productive cropping environments, prevents deforestation, protects watersheds and enables agricultural land to withstand extreme weather events
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Rebuilding Vizag 16.10.2014 Hindu: Home
Nature’s fury is not within man’s control (Oct. 15). Yet, l...
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Coastal cities need to be climate-proof, says study 15.10.2014 Hindu: Cities
“It is imperative to assess sea level rise, storm surge and cyclones”
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Climate change and insurance 14.10.2014 FrontLine: Data Card
Low insurance penetration in India is the key reason why loss of life and property on account of climate change disasters remain unmitigated. By S. GOPIKRISHNA WARRIER
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Pentagon warns the US military of climate change 14.10.2014 New Scientist: News
A US Department of Defense report says the impacts of climate change could fuel armed insurgency and challenge governments, and aims to prepare the US army for the ...
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Lost Louisiana: the race to reclaim vanished land back from the sea 14.10.2014 Guardian: Environment

Worlds fastest submerging state is looking to nature in an ambitious plan to turn back the tide, and to BP to fund it but will it work?

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Climate change `immediate` national security risk: Pentagon 14.10.2014 Zee News : World
Rising global temperatures, rapidly melting arctic ice and other effects of climate change are posing immediate risks to US national security and military and humanitarian operations, the Pentagon warned Monday.
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Hagel: Climate change will challenge US military 14.10.2014 Sify News
Rising sea levels and other effects of climate change will pose major challenges for America's military, including more and worse natural disasters and the threat that food and water shortages
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Urban green spaces for climate change 13.10.2014 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Flash floods and extreme rainfall events are becoming common occurrences now. The recent flood in the Kashmir valley has brought to the focus how nature plays havoc if interventions are inappropriate. In the year 2005, India's highly populated city Mumbai was completely shut down due to extreme rainfall and flooding, with flood waters to a depth of 0.5 m to 1.5 m in low-lying areas, causing severe economic losses and damage to infrastructure. A team of World Bank and climate change experts noted that though the city is prone to frequent floods as being in a tropical region and receiving abundant monsoon rains. The risk to flood was aggravated by the manmade geography; especially due to inhibition of natural runoff surface water and loss of network of drains, rivers, creeks and ponds that drain directly into the sea (Ranger et al. 2011) and the unplanned urbanisation is again believed to have affected the flood management capacity of the Kashmir valley causing extensive damage. The IPCC fifth assessment ...
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Pentagon: global warming will change how US military trains and goes to war 13.10.2014 Guardian: Environment

Climate change to become immediate factor for all strategic, operational and planning decisions

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The 'art' of predicting climate conditions 13.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
In a bid to acquaint the public with climate science, artist Rachel Jacobs has designed an interactive machine that prints out personalised 'climate fortunes'.
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The 'art' of predicting climate conditions 13.10.2014 New Kerala: Technology
London, Oct 13 : In a bid to acquaint the public with climate science, artist Rachel Jacobs has designed an interactive machine that prints out personalised 'climate fortunes'.
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The 'art' of predicting climate conditions 13.10.2014 Zee News : Science and Technology
In a bid to acquaint the public with climate science, artist Rachel Jacobs has designed an interactive machine that prints out personalised 'climate fortunes'.
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Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Day 2 11.10.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Day 2
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'Cities Contributing to Climate Change' 11.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
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