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Why Venice’s plan to tackle worsening floods is being criticised 16.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The city is set to be regularly 70% underwater and the massive MOSE project won't deal with the fundamental problems.
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Innovation in farming need of the hour – Suresh Prabhu 16.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Suresh Prabhu giving away innovation awards to agri startups in New Delhi   Countries across the world are facing threat of climate change and there is an urgent need for innovation in agriculture, said Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu.
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TERI School of Advanced Studies hosts its 11th Convocation 16.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 16 (NewsVoir): TERI School of Advanced Studies (TERI SAS) held its 11th Convocation Ceremony today in which 12 students were conferred with doctoral degrees and 251 received
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Want to save water? Give it a price 11.11.2018 Rediff: News
'In India, we are paying a price for not managing water as we are not willing to pay the cost for it.'
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IIT-Jodhpur' researchers striving to get Cars and autos to photosynthesize just like plants 8.11.2018 Sify Finance
Cars in the coming few years could exhale Oxygen thanks to research from IIT-Jodhpur.
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Hong Kong’s last fishing village wards off mass tourism, but faces greater risk from climate change 5.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Scientists say extreme weather could make Tai O uninhabitable.
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Climate Jamboree empowers 6000 students for sustainable future 5.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 5 (NewsVoir): Driving the message of sustainable development, Minister of State Hardeep Singh Puri emphasized that sustainability is going to be the fulcrum if India has to achieve SDGs.
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In Gujarat’s Kutch, a horticulture boom is decimating the biodiversity hotspot’s bird population 4.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Among the avian species at risk, mainly due to increasing use of pesticides, is the critically endangered Great Indian Bustard.
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THIS diet will save the planet 4.11.2018 Rediff: GetAhead
A plant-based diet can make you healthier.
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Climate change is making sea water in the Sunderbans saltier, putting women at risk 3.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Across South Asia’s coastal deltas, fresh water is in ever-shorter supply.
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The Kingdom of Netherlands to be the Partner Country 25th DST – CII Technology Summit 2019 30.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Kingdom of Netherlands will be the Partner Country 25th DST – CII Technology Summit to be organized in 2019, announcedDr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences, Environment and Climate Change here, today.
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CSIR develops Less Polluting Firecrackers named – SWAS, SAFAL and STAR 29.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“CSIR scientists have developed Less Polluting Firecrackers which are not only environment friendly but 15-20 % cheaper than the conventional ones”, said Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Forest & Climate Change at a press conference here, today.
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India-Japan Vision Statement 29.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Prime Minister of India H.E. Shri Narendra Modi visited Japan on October 28-29, 2018 for the India-Japan Annual Summit with Prime Minister of Japan H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe. During the visit, recognizing the unparalleled potential for development of relations between the two countries, Prime Minister Modi and Prime Minister Abe reviewed the significant milestones achieved over the last four years and outlined the following shared vision for the future of India-Japan relations:   The India-Japan Special Strategic and Global Partnership, firmly rooted in history and based on common values is the mainspring for advancing the two countries’ shared strategic objectives and achieving peace, prosperity and progress to realize a better future for the people of the two countries.
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Sustainability should be the core of our development philosophy: Vice President 26.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“There is a great need to rethink and redefine development. We need a paradigm that combines development with sustainability”, the Vice President of India, Shri. M. Venkaiah Naidu said at the Presentation ceremony of ‘Earth Heroes Awards’ 2018, here today.
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Prof. M.S. Swaminathan is a Vishwaguru in Agriculture: Vice President 26.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called the eminent Agricultural Scientist, Prof. M.S. Swaminathan is a Vishwa Guru in Agriculture, a teacher and a scholar who continues to leave his inspirational, ideational thought prints on the world.
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Health of Top Soil, Water Usage and Climate Change are Challenges Facing Indian Agriculture: Suresh Prabhu 26.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Suresh Prabhuspeaking at the World Agriculture Prize function in New Delhi           The majority of the population of India still depends on agriculture, therefore the ills plaguing Indian agriculture have to be dealt with urgently.
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World hunger has risen for three straight years – and climate change is a key reason 25.10.2018 Scroll.in
After declining for nearly a decade, the number of hungry people in the world is growing again.
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Dr Jitendra Singh inaugurates 10th Nuclear Energy Conclave on the theme: ‘Nuclear Power- Towards a Clean & Base Load Energy’ 25.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said that India has vindicated the vision of the founding father of country’s Nuclear Energy Programme, Dr Homi J. Bhabha, when he had said that India’s nuclear programme will be used for peaceful purposes.
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Crouching jaguar, snoozing leopard and other prize-winning photos of endangered animals 25.10.2018 Scroll.in
Arshdeep Singh from India is one of the winners in the 2018 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.
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Cabinet approves environment pact signed by BRICS nations 24.10.2018 Sify Finance
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed among the BRICS nations on environmental cooperation.
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