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Forecasting of Natural Calamities
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Business Standard , Tuesday, November 04, 2014

India is vulnerable, in varying degrees, to a large number of hazards. More than 58.6 per cent of the landmass is prone to earthquakes of moderate to very high intensity; over 40 million hectares (12% ...More


Union Cabinet approves India's stand at climate change meet
The Economic Times , Monday, November 03, 2014

NEW DELHI: India's stand at the UN Climate Conference which is currently underway in Peruvian capital Lima will help enhance ties among developing world, government said today. A meeting of the Un ...More


UN Climate Change panel calls for phasing out fossil fuels
Meena Menon
The Hindu , Monday, November 03, 2014

Emissions may need to drop to zero by the end of this century for the world to have a decent chance of keeping the temperature rise below a level that many consider dangerous. Chairperson of the Inte ...More


Act now on climate change, says new IPCC report
Meena Menon
The Hindu , Monday, November 03, 2014

India has to internalise climate considerations into development planning Chairperson of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) R.K. Pachauri on Sunday said the window of action on tack ...More


Sunderbans' water getting toxic: Scientists
IANS
The Times of India , Monday, November 03, 2014

KOLKATA: Climate change is causing toxic metals trapped in the sediment beds of the Hooghly estuary in the Indian Sunderbans to leach out into the water system due to changes in ocean chemistry, say s ...More


Illegal wildlife articles burnt
Deccan Herald , Monday, November 03, 2014

Illegal wildlife articles like leopard skin, elephant tusks, rhinoceros horns were incinerated in the Delhi Zoo on Sunday. The products were seized over a period of time by the forest and wildlife ...More


Change in air quality prompts KSPCB to upgrade monitoring
Bosky Khanna
Deccan Herald , Monday, November 03, 2014

Apart from monitoring the standard air pollutants in the atmosphere, Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) will soon start monitoring more harmful chemicals. KSPCB presently monitors s ...More


Phase out fossil fuels in power by 2100: IPCC
Vishwa Mohan
The Economic Times , Monday, November 03, 2014

NEW DELHI: The world will have to completely phase out fossil fuels in electricity generation by the end of this century and reduce their use to 20% by 2050 if disastrous consequences of climate chang ...More


Climate change threatens global health security: UN Environment Programme
IANS
The Economic Times , Sunday, November 02, 2014

SAN JUAN: The rapid propagation in recent years of infectious diseases such as Malaria, Chikungunya and even Ebola is one more example of how climate change threatens global health security. "Climati ...More


UN panel scrambling to finalise climate report
AP
The Hindu , Sunday, November 02, 2014

The report caps a six-year effort involving thousands of scientists to describe what global warming is doing to the planet and what can be done to stop it. After an all-night session, the United Nat ...More


UN panel adopts landmark climate report
AP
Business Standard , Sunday, November 02, 2014

The United Nations' expert panel on climate science has finished a report on global warming that the UN's environment agency said offers "conclusive evidence" that humans are altering the Earth's cl ...More


United Nations panel adopts landmark climate report
AP
The Indian Express , Sunday, November 02, 2014

The United Nations’ expert panel on climate science on Saturday finished a report on global warming that the UN’s environment agency said offers “conclusive evidence” that humans are altering the Eart ...More


Blown away by Bob Dylan
Kishwar Desai
The Asian Age , Saturday, November 01, 2014

One is so used to legendary singers throwing tantrums that it was refreshing that an iconic musician could be so disciplined. Not only was Bob Dylan punctual, he went through a repertoire seamlessly m ...More


What will it take to clean the Ganga?
KP Prabhakaran Nair
Business Line , Saturday, November 01, 2014

Certainly not a ₹5,000-fine for spitting. The job must be given to an outside agency, with a definite time-frame The Government launched the first phase of the Ganga Action Plan (GAP-1) in 1986 ...More


Climate Challenges in India
Namrata Kohli
The Economic Times , Saturday, November 01, 2014

The earth is puffy with heat-trapping carbon dioxide, which threatens large-scale disruptions in climate. Evidence of this is visible in the form of drastic variations in rain pattern, extreme hot and ...More


Australia set to pay polluters to cut emissions
PTI
Business Line , Saturday, November 01, 2014

Sydney, Oct 31: Australia is set to approve measures giving polluters financial incentives to reduce emissions blamed for climate change, in a move critics described as ineffective environmental p ...More


Bureaucrats in class for green economic growth lesson
Subhro Niyogi
The Times of India , Saturday, November 01, 2014

KOLKATA: Away from the agitation over the vice-chancellor's appointment, the Global Change Programme, a special programme of Jadavpur University, got down to serious academics on Thursday, explaining ...More


Eye on agriculture productivity in face of climate change
TNN
The Times of India , Saturday, November 01, 2014

BHUBANESWAR: Agri-scientists discussed management options for enhancing productivity and livelihood security under the effect of climate change at a national seminar started at Orissa University of Ag ...More


Bangladesh tops 32 nations in climate risk chart
ANI
Business Standard , Friday, October 31, 2014

Bangladesh tops a list of 32 countries that face extreme risks because of climate change. According to a study undertaken by UK researcher Maplecroft, 32 countries out of 196 surveyed face that lev ...More


Delhi’s air very unhealthy: US embassy monitor
TNN
The Economic Times , Friday, October 31, 2014

NEW DELHI: Delhi's air has again made headlines for the wrong reasons. The US embassy's pollution monitor at Chanakyapuri on Wednesday measured air quality at 'very unhealthy' levels, prompting a po ...More


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