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Climate change accelerating the rise in sea levels

Warmer ocean water destabilising ice shelves from below is also cracking them apart from above, increasing the chance they will break off .

published on : 14th June 2018

Green light for Ennore port phase 3 based on ‘unapproved’ draft map?

The CRZ Notification, 2011, stipulates that all proposals have to be evaluated against the approved Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP).

published on : 13th June 2018

Pope tells top oil executives world must convert to clean fuel

He said the world must convert to clean energy and warned that climate change risked destroying humanity.

published on : 9th June 2018

Book Review: 'The Climate Solution' shows the way forward

Mridula Ramesh's new book "The Climate Solution" presents a plethora of information, facts, figures and data on climate change in the context of India and provides a roadmap for the way forward.

published on : 9th June 2018

Terrorism, climate change top agenda for G20 in Buenos Aires

At the initiative of Argentina and the United States, a statement will be issued on Sunday's election in crisis-hit Venezuela.

published on : 21st May 2018

White House quietly cancels NASA program monitoring greenhouse gas: Report

Trump has already canceled another earth science mission, the Orbiting Carbon Observatory 3, and announced the US pullout of the 2015 Paris climate accord.

published on : 11th May 2018

Researchers at IIT Bombay develop improved model of predicting monsoon

Rain predictions in India is far from accurate because the meteorological models used at present reportedly ignores the conditions emanating from the sprawling 8,60,000 sq km Ganga river basin.

published on : 8th May 2018

IMD scientists to look for climate change link to dust storms

The dust storm killing over 120 people in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan this week, has raised serious concerns over extreme weather events in the country.

published on : 6th May 2018

Pakistan records hottest April day ever: World Meteorological Organisation

A weather station in the city of Nawabshah registered 50.2 degrees Celsius on Monday; or 122.4 degrees Fahrenheit.

published on : 5th May 2018

Mahindra Group sets 11 new commitments to cut emissions

In total, 13 of its companies have now committed to cut their emissions in line with the Paris Agreement goals by signing-up to a science-based target.

published on : 2nd May 2018

China may avoid 94,000 deaths with climate policies: Study

China is considered a potential leader in the fight against climate change after the US retreated from the Paris accord.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Commonwealth rich nations contribute less towards climate change fight: British charity

Report revealed richer nations including Britain, Australia, Singapore and Canada shirking their responsibilities, while the poorer members are picking up the slack.

published on : 16th April 2018

A clarion call for climate change

Various organisations have come together to launch ‘Change Can Change Climate Change’ project  The vision of the project will be to prepare the next generation to mitigate climate change.

published on : 4th April 2018

Climate change: 2C cap on global warming won't save Arctic sea ice

Holding the line at 1.5 C (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit), however, would make a huge difference, according to two separate studies published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Some US states press ahead on climate change goals, despite Trump

Trump has taken an axe to the environmental regulations he inherited from his predecessor Obama, cutting dozens of rules ranging from fracking on public land to protections for endangered species.

published on : 1st April 2018
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