User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Glacier
Last updated: Nov 30 2016 13:48 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Pakistan to soon set up world's largest solar park 30.11.2016 Sify Finance
[Pakistan], Nov.30 (ANI): Pakistan will soon have the world's largest solar park of 1,000 megawatts, the country's Minister of Climate Change Zahid Hamid has said.
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Ladakh’s innovator Sonam Wangchuk toils for a visionary project to reverse climate change 26.11.2016 FirstPost: Bollywood

This is a story of dedication and resilience to bounce back after nasty knocks: Sonam Wangchuk, the Ladakh-based innovator and educationist, has initiated plans for a huge, work-oriented, job-generating and work-sustained new university.

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Hydro power projects in Himalayan region face flood risk 24.11.2016 Hindu: S & T
Paucity of data on the health of the Himalayan glaciers; design should factor higher water flows
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Himalayan projects face flood risk 24.11.2016 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Paucity of data on the health of Himalayan glaciers; design should factor higher water flows
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Himalayan hydro projects may face glacial floods 24.11.2016 Hindu: News
Paucity of data on the health of Himalayan glaciers; design should factor higher water flows
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Trump's views may change, Paris pact will last: Kerry 16.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said that President-elect Donald Trump's views on climate change might change when he "assumes office" and the Paris Agreement has a framework that is "built to last".
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Climate change, water rights deeply interlinked globally: Buddhist leader 14.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Climate change and water rights are deeply inter-connected, globally. Seasons seem to be inverting in the Himalayas where you see snow in summer and entire villages that have existed for generations have had to relocate because of water-pattern ...
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'Himalayas should be at centre of all climate talks' 13.11.2016 New Kerala: India News
'Himalayas should be at centre of all climate talks'
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'Himalayas should be at centre of all climate talks' 13.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Renewable energy, plus the efficient use of energy, can reduce the devastating impact of climate change and the Himalayan region should be at the centre of all green negotiations as the hill people contribute the least to global warming but suffer ...
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Can mistake that ruined majestic J&K lake be fixed? 13.11.2016 TOI: Home
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India pitches for cultivation of medicinal plants to mitigate climate change 10.11.2016 New Kerala: World News
India pitches for cultivation of medicinal plants to mitigate climate change
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Conserve medicinal plants to mitigate climate change, says India at COP22 9.11.2016 New Kerala: India News
Conserve medicinal plants to mitigate climate change, says India at COP22
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Conserve medicinal plants to mitigate climate change, says India at COP22 9.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
India on Wednesday pitched for the conservation and cultivation of the medicinal plants for climate change mitigation of the 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22).
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Suffering in silence 9.11.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Suffering in silence
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Gloomy scenario at COP22: 2015 warmest year, trend to continue 8.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
Projecting a gloomy picture of the global climate change trends, the World Metrological Organisation (WMO) informed the COP22 that while the 2015 was the warmest year so far, 2016 is on track of being even warmer.
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Gloomy scenario at COP22: 2015 warmest year, trend to continue 8.11.2016 New Kerala: World News
Gloomy scenario at COP22: 2015 warmest year, trend to continue
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Construction banned near Uttarakhand glaciers 8.11.2016 Hindu: Other States
Bench responds to a PIL plea on illegal constructions and rapid degradation of the Himalayan ecology
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We are going GAGA over these National Geographic photos 4.11.2016 Rediff: News
National Geographic has released a final selection of entries from the magazine's 2016 Nature Photographer of the Year contest and, as you might expect, they're breathtaking.
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Nepal drains risky glacial lake 1.11.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Nepal drains risky glacial lake
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Adapting to climate change 31.10.2016 Deccan Herald - Supplements
The fifth Asia Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) forum held in Sri Lanka facilitated the sharing of success stories and learnings with regard to climate change from across the Asia Pacific region. There has been a wide variety of measures since the region has many different local conditions: small islands, low-lying areas at risk from sea level rise, mountain communities imperilled by the melting of glaciers, storm-prone and drought-prone regions, islands and a subcontinent, cities and villages. The global fight against climate change and efforts to successfully adapt to the changing realities will be effective only with the scaling up of successful measures adapted at local levels. The flooding of cities, be it Colombo in May 2016 or Bengaluru and Gurugram in August this year, or Chennai last December, is a result of unsustainable growth and a disregard for natural flood management. With a majority of the world's population living in urban areas and more moving there every day, cities need to become a ...
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