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A crucial milestone
The Hindu , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

The 19th Conference of the Parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (CoP 19), which began on Monday in Poland, marks a crucial milestone towards negotiating an effective global warmi ...More


Typhoon Haiyan: Nature sent a cyclone - man made it worse
Tom Chivers
DNA , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

We can't say whether climate change led to Typhoon Haiyan, but we can help nations at risk. Thousands dead, hundreds of thousands made homeless. Parents holding the broken corpses of their children, ...More


Don't force developing nations to review their voluntary emission cuts, says India
Nitin Sethi
The Hindu , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

India, China and other countries in the Like-Minded Developing Countries (LMDC) group on Tuesday took the position formally that the new climate agreement must not force developing countries to review ...More


Opposition to special session on emission cuts
Nitin Sethi
The Hindu , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Several developing countries, including India, have opposed the call for all countries to provide emission reduction pledges at a special session of heads of state in September 2014. U.N. Secretary G ...More


Typhoon Haiyan sets tone for UN climate change talks
Vishwa Mohan,
The Times of India , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

NEW DELHI: The Philippines' tragedy that saw loss of over 10,000 lives by Typhoon Haiyan set the tone of United Nations' climate change talks, which began in Warsaw on Monday, amid hope that the devas ...More


New relevance of the world body
Frontline , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

With the failure of market ideologies to provide solutions to the pressing problems of our times, the world needs a new mode of governance based on consensus and coexistence, not competition and conqu ...More


Education can address problem of declining values: Ansari
Business Standard , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Voicing concern over problem of declining values in society due to identity-based conflicts and terrorism, Vice President M Hamid Ansari today said faculties of intellect, conscience and will should b ...More


Build identity in Indian ocean
Arvind gupta
The New Indian Express , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Ministers of 19 member countries belonging to the India Ocean Region-Association for Regional Co-operation (IOR-ARC) met in Perth on November 1 for their 13th meeting. In a symbolic but significant mo ...More


Vellayani lake restoration work on
The Hindu , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

The first step to restore Vellayani Lake began last month with Revenue authorities carrying out a survey to demarcate the lake’s boundary. The work to identify the boundary line began on October 10 ...More


Protecting lives
Business Standard , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Coming just before the fortnight-long United Nations-sponsored negotiations on climate change began in Warsaw, the catastrophic super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines served as a grim reminder of the ...More


Climate activists down forks in solidarity with Philippines
Business Standard , Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Ecologists at UN climate talks in Warsaw downed forks today in a solidarity fast with the typhoon-ravaged Philippines' chief negotiator, demanding "ambitious action" to halt global warming. When t ...More


Science Express halts in city from Monday
The New Indian Express , Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Science Express, a mobile exhibition mounted on a specially-designed 16 coach air-conditioned train carrying exhibits on the unique biodiversity of India, will arrive on platform number 16 at the seco ...More


Ozone pact helped cool the planet: Study
Business Standard , Monday, November 11, 2013

A slowdown in global warming that climate sceptics cite in favour of their cause was partly induced by one of the world's most successful environment treaties, a study said today. The UN's Montreal ...More


Warsaw Climate Meet to focus on emissions
Urmi A Goswami,
The Times of India , Monday, November 11, 2013

WARSAW: As representatives of some 190 countries gather at the National Stadium in Warsaw for the annual UN-sponsored climate change negotiations, the focus will be on ways to reduce emission of green ...More


Youngsters lead drive for change, to save planet
The Times of India , Monday, November 11, 2013

CHENNAI: At 18, Riddhima Yadav from Delhi was the youngest of the 10 speakers at the 4th edition of 'TEDxYouth@Chennai'. But she was among the most vociferous on a burning issue that she said has had ...More


The OPEC oil embargo: The story four decades later
Jules Kortenhorst
Live Mint , Monday, November 11, 2013

Forty years ago, the US and much of the Europe learned difficult lessons about their dangerous addiction to fossil fuels. Following Israel’s victory in the Yom Kippur War, the Arab members of the ...More


Snow season shrinking by 11 days/decade: Study
Anand Bodh
The Economic Times , Monday, November 11, 2013

SHIMLA: While tourist places like Manali and Dalhousie have witnessed early snowfall this year resulting into tourism boom, Shimla is still awaiting season's first snowfall. Global warming has not onl ...More


A flawed approach to Montreal
Arun Mohan Sukumar
The Hindu , Monday, November 11, 2013

In rushing to embrace the U.S. proposal to amend the Montreal Protocol on ozone depletion, New Delhi has neither helped multilateral efforts to tackle climate change nor ensured that the appliances in ...More


A book that throws some light on Shola flora, fauna
The Times of India , Monday, November 11, 2013

COIMBATORE: Academics often complain that there are hardly any authoritative texts on our native wealth especially with regard to our plant species. In a bid to overcome this limitation a few research ...More


Drop in mercury level gives rise to respiratory ailments
The Times of India , Monday, November 11, 2013

KANPUR: With the sudden rise in air pollution, especially after Diwali and early onset of winter, the cases of respiratory ailments and asthma have increased. According to the doctors, the number of p ...More


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