CMS ENVIS CENTRE



Search Result Total News Founds : 11941
 

'Meghalaya has serious problem about quality of forest cover'
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Meghalaya has the highest forest cover which stands at 77 per cent in the country, but there is a serious problem when it comes to the quality of forest cover. "Out of the 77 per cent forest cover ...More


‘Global warming has doubled risk of harsh winters in Eurasia’
Damian Carrington
The Hindu , Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The risk of severe winters in Europe and northern Asia has been doubled by global warming, according to new research. The counter-intuitive finding is the result of climate change melting the Arctic i ...More


Clearing the air on clearances
Business Standard , Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Are environmental clearances holding up industrial and infrastructure investment in India? India's manufacturing sector has struggled to increase its contribution to gross domestic product and infrast ...More


Climate rescue mission 'not hopeless', says UN climate panel head Rajendra Pachauri
DNA India , Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The head of the United Nations's climate science panel urged national policymakers on Monday not to lose heart in the face of a mighty challenge to tackle global warming. "It is not hopeless," Rajend ...More


Ocean plays crucial role in regulating Earth's climate, says study
ANI
DNA India , Tuesday, October 28, 2014

A new study has revealed that circulation of the ocean plays an equally important role in regulating the earth's climate. According to the study, say the major cooling of Earth and continental ice bu ...More


EU’s green gambit: Pressure now on US, China and India over 2025/2030 goals
Jairam Ramesh
Live Mint , Monday, October 27, 2014

Just a few days back, leaders of the 28-country European Union (EU) announced that the EU as a whole would cut its emissions of greenhouse gases by at least 40% by 2030 on 1990 levels. They also agree ...More


Bird songs keep her hooked to nature
Saswati Mukherjee
The Times of India , Monday, October 27, 2014

BANGALORE: It was a family friend's son who got her interested in studying bird behaviour. "He was studying MSc (zoology) and tracking the nesting behaviour of a bird in our garden," said Samira Agnih ...More


UN climate change draft sees risks of irreversible damage
Reuters
The Hindu , Monday, October 27, 2014

Risk of “serious, pervasive and irreversible impacts”; governments, scientists to meet in Copenhagen on UN report; still time to limit warming, says IPCC draft Climate change may have “serious, perva ...More


Climate change may slowdown crop production in 20 yrs
ANI
Business Standard , Sunday, October 26, 2014

A new study has revealed that climate change could lead to major crop production slowdown in the next 20 years. The experts from Stanford University and the National Center for Atmospheric Research f ...More


Strategy needed for Goa as ocean levels rise
TNN
The Times of India , Saturday, October 25, 2014

The rains over, with tourists back in full force, the impact of the 2014 monsoon can finally be properly assessed on Goa's coastline. There is very little good news: severe erosion is reported from No ...More


Changes in bird migration, flowering pattern: Experts
C.S. Kotteswaran
Deccan Chronicle , Saturday, October 25, 2014

Chennai: Ecologists have been observing visible unusual changes in flowering patterns and bird migration across the length and breadth of the Indian sub continent. Indian researchers are recording th ...More


Climate change mitigation: needed a pragmatic agenda, says Jairam Ramesh
Business Line , Saturday, October 25, 2014

India must pass comprehensive legislations that make it mandatory to meet climate change mitigation targets ahead of the international climate conference to be held in Paris in 2015, according to Jair ...More


Climate change a public health issue: Jairam
The Hindu , Saturday, October 25, 2014

There is accumulating evidence in India that pollution and contamination are becoming a serious public health issue, which requires focussed strategies to mitigate. “Environment in India is not a li ...More


EU leaders seal landmark 2030 climate deal
AFP
The Economic Times , Friday, October 24, 2014

BRUSSELS: European Union leaders agreed Friday what they called the world's most ambitious climate change targets for 2030, paving the way for a new UN-backed global treaty next year. The 28 lea ...More


EU strikes compromise to set new climate target; goal of 40% cut in emissions by 2030
Reuters
DNA India , Friday, October 24, 2014

European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030, calling it a new global standard but leaving critics warning that compromises had undermined the fight against ...More


EU leaders struggle for 'difficult' climate deal
AFP
Business Standard , Friday, October 24, 2014

European Union leaders warned it would be tough to seal a high-stakes climate change deal as they began talks today on a pact aimed at making Brussels a global trailblazer for decades to come. T ...More


Environment ministry suggests bigger Indian Delegation to lead climate talks at Lima
Urmi Goswami
The Economic Times , Thursday, October 23, 2014

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government is serious about international negotiations on climate change and is considering increasing and deepening its engagement in the process. The environment ministr ...More


Plea to overcome rifts during UN climate talks as heat busts record
AFP
The Economic Times , Wednesday, October 22, 2014

PARIS: Fresh UN climate talks opened in Bonn on Monday with a plea for nations to overcome rifts as scientists reported record global temperatures for a month of September. In an appeal to negotia ...More


Neither small, nor green
Parineeta Deshpande-Dandekar
The Hindu , Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Why would more than four gram panchayats, environmental activists from three States, the presiding swami of the Subramanya Temple, botanists, fisheries scientists, and institutions like the Indian I ...More


US, EU want UN to stress low cost of climate change fight
Alister Doyle
Live Mint , Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Oslo: The United States and European Union want the UN to stress the low cost of fighting climate change in a draft handbook on the issue that it is compiling, a leaked document showed on Tuesday. The ...More


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | 104 | 105 | 106 | 107 | 108 | 109 | 110 | 111 | 112 | 113 | 114 | 115 | 116 | 117 | 118 | 119 | 120 | 121 | 122 | 123 | 124 | 125 | 126 | 127 | 128 | 129 | 130 | 131 | 132 | 133 | 134 | 135 | 136 | 137 | 138 | 139 | 140 | 141 | 142 | 143 | 144 | 145 | 146 | 147 | 148 | 149 | 150 | 151 | 152 | 153 | 154 | 155 | 156 | 157 | 158 | 159 | 160 | 161 | 162 | 163 | 164 | 165 | 166 | 167 | 168 | 169 | 170 | 171 | 172 | 173 | 174 | 175 | 176 | 177 | 178 | 179 | 180 | 181 | 182 | 183 | 184 | 185 | 186 | 187 | 188 | 189 | 190 | 191 | 192 | 193 | 194 | 195| 196 | 197 | 198 | 199 | 200 | 201 | 202 | 203 | 204 | 205 | 206 | 207 | 208 | 209 | 210 | 211 | 212 | 213 | 214 | 215 | 216 | 217 | 218 | 219 | 220 | 221 | 222 | 223 | 224 | 225 | 226 | 227 | 228 | 229 | 230 | 231 | 232 | 233 | 234 | 235 | 236 | 237 | 238 | 239 | 240 | 241 | 242 | 243 | 244 | 245 | 246 | 247 | 248 | 249 | 250 | 251 | 252 | 253 | 254 | 255 | 256 | 257 | 258 | 259 | 260 | 261 | 262 | 263 | 264 | 265 | 266 | 267 | 268 | 269 | 270 | 271 | 272 | 273 | 274 | 275 | 276 | 277 | 278 | 279 | 280 | 281 | 282 | 283 | 284 | 285 | 286 | 287 | 288 | 289 | 290 | 291 | 292 | 293 | 294 | 295 | 296 | 297 | 298 | 299 | 300 | 301 | 302 | 303 | 304 | 305 | 306 | 307 | 308 | 309 | 310 | 311 | 312 | 313 | 314 | 315 | 316 | 317 | 318 | 319 | 320 | 321 | 322 | 323 | 324 | 325 | 326 | 327 | 328 | 329 | 330 | 331 | 332 | 333 | 334 | 335 | 336 | 337 | 338 | 339 | 340 | 341 | 342 | 343 | 344 | 345 | 346 | 347 | 348 | 349 | 350 | 351 | 352 | 353 | 354 | 355 | 356 | 357 | 358 | 359 | 360 | 361 | 362 | 363 | 364 | 365 | 366 | 367 | 368 | 369 | 370 | 371 | 372 | 373 | 374 | 375 | 376 | 377 | 378 | 379 | 380 | 381 | 382 | 383 | 384 | 385 | 386 | 387 | 388 | 389 | 390 | 391 | 392 | 393 | 394 | 395 | 396 | 397 | 398 | 399 | 400 | 401 | 402 | 403 | 404 | 405 | 406 | 407 | 408 | 409 | 410 | 411 | 412 | 413 | 414 | 415 | 416 | 417 | 418 | 419 | 420 | 421 | 422 | 423 | 424 | 425 | 426 | 427 | 428 | 429 | 430 | 431 | 432 | 433 | 434 | 435 | 436 | 437 | 438 | 439 | 440 | 441 | 442 | 443 | 444 | 445 | 446 | 447 | 448 | 449 | 450 | 451 | 452 | 453 | 454 | 455 | 456 | 457 | 458 | 459 | 460 | 461 | 462 | 463 | 464 | 465 | 466 | 467 | 468 | 469 | 470 | 471 | 472 | 473 | 474 | 475 | 476 | 477 | 478 | 479 | 480 | 481 | 482 | 483 | 484 | 485 | 486 | 487 | 488 | 489 | 490 | 491 | 492 | 493 | 494 | 495 | 496 | 497 | 498 | 499 | 500 | 501 | 502 | 503 | 504 | 505 | 506 | 507 | 508 | 509 | 510 | 511 | 512 | 513 | 514 | 515 | 516 | 517 | 518 | 519 | 520 | 521 | 522 | 523 | 524 | 525 | 526 | 527 | 528 | 529 | 530 | 531 | 532 | 533 | 534 | 535 | 536 | 537 | 538 | 539 | 540 | 541 | 542 | 543 | 544 | 545 | 546 | 547 | 548 | 549 | 550 | 551 | 552 | 553 | 554 | 555 | 556 | 557 | 558 | 559 | 560 | 561 | 562 | 563 | 564 | 565 | 566 | 567 | 568 | 569 | 570 | 571 | 572 | 573 | 574 | 575 | 576 | 577 | 578 | 579 | 580 | 581 | 582 | 583 | 584 | 585 | 586 | 587 | 588 | 589 | 590 | 591 | 592 | 593 | 594 | 595 | 596 | 597 | 598 |
Pages:  Prev | Next