User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
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Climate change means more rain but less water in rural rivers: Study 15.8.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Researchers at Australia`s University of New South Wales (UNSW) found that while hotter weather sparked heavier storms leading to floods in built up areas, it also reduces moisture in the soil, which then quickly absorbs any excess and reduces water flow in rural rivers.
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Furore again over Athirapally project in Kerala 11.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Activists object to Kerala State Electricity Board’s ‘attempt to commence work’.
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Urgent need for efficient energy access to the deprived: Eco Survey 11.8.2017 Latest News
Social cost of renewable energy should be kept under check, suggests CEA
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Planet marks new highs for heat, pollutants, sea level in 11.8.2017 DNA: Evolutions
The Earth set a series of dire records in 2016, including hottest year in modern times, highest sea level and most heat-trapping gases ever emitted, a global climate report said today.
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China to tackle climate change with crops that will deliver multiple yields 7.8.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Work on developing perennial wheat, buckwheat, sorghum and sunflower are at various stages in China
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Could perennial crops be an answer to climate change? 7.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
While India reaped the benefits of the Green Revolution in the 1960s, her neighbour China is now taking the lead in another area of sustainable agriculture -- developing crops that meet the challenges posed by global warming.
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Extreme weather conditions will kill 152,000 Europeans a year by 2100: Study 5.8.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than 150,000 people a year by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change, scientists said on Friday. In a study in The Lancet Planetary Health journal, the scientists said their findings showed climate change placing a rapidly increasing burden on society, with two in three people in Europe likely to be affected if greenhouse gas emissions and extreme weather events are not controlled. The predictions, based on an assumption of no reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and no improvement in policies to reduce the impact of extreme climatic events, show European weather-related deaths rising from 3,000 a year between 1981 and 2010 to 152,000 a year between 2071 and 2100. "Climate change is one of the biggest global threats to human health of the 21st century, and its peril to society will be increasingly connected to weather-driven hazards," said Giovanni ...
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350 mn in Eueope at risk of extreme weather: Study 5.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Two out of three people living in Europe will be affected by heat waves, coastal floods and other weather-related disasters, largely due to global warming and climate change by the end of the century, a study said.
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350 million in Europe at risk of extreme weather: Study 5.8.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Two out of three people living in Europe will be affected by heat waves, coastal floods and other weather-related disasters, largely due to global warming and climate change by the end of the century, a study said.
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How hot weather - and climate change - affect airline flights 3.8.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Major airports will see takeoff weight restrictions in coming decades due to increasing temperatures
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Global temperature to rise over 2 degrees Celsius by 2100 1.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Global temperature is likely to rise more than 2 degrees Celsius by 2100, two different studies have revealed.
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The moment of truth 29.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Climate change and the refugee crisis are linked
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Tiger-bearing forests help combat climate change: Harsh Vardhan 29.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Stressing on the need to focus more on tiger conservation, Harsh Vardhan, the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, on Saturday said that threats to the tigers remain ever persistent.
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Ministry of Earth Sciences Celebrates its 11th Foundation Day 27.7.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, July 27: Union Minister for Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests and Climate Change Dr. Harshvardhan inaugurated the 11th Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi today.
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Dr. Harshvardhan launches Sagar Vani, an Integrated Information Dissemination System 27.7.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, July 27: Minister of Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan launched an app "Sagar Vani" on the occasion of Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi today.
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Dr. Harshvardhan launches “Sagar Vani” - An Integrated Information Dissemination System 27.7.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan launched an app “Sagar Vani” on the occasion of Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi today.
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Indian Ocean level rising faster than the global estimate 24.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Global warming is leading to an accelerated rise of the sea level in the north Indian Ocean as compared to the global estimate, Parliament was informed on Monday.
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The last monsoon? 22.7.2017 TOI: Goa
There is no mistaking the coming reality of an unrecognisable future due to climate change
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In Miami, battling sea level rise may mean surrendering land 21.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
US-MIAMI/SEALEVELRISE (FEATURE):FEATURE-In Miami, battling sea level rise may mean surrendering land
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First half of this year 2nd hottest in 137 yrs of record-keeping on Earth 19.7.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
This was the second highest value for January-June in the 1880-2017 record
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