Climate change

Climate change takes centre stage at tech meet

Petroleum ministry secretary pushes for cleaner fuel and investments in refineries and petrochemical sector 

published on : 20th January 2020

Calicut based architect learns natural methods of making mud homes

Amarnath sees himself more of a sculptor than an architect. He admits that not everyone is excited about mud homes.

published on : 19th January 2020

Climate change projects script success in Odisha's Nuapada

Around 400 farmers have adopted crop diversification methods by shifting from single paddy culture to horticulture.

published on : 17th January 2020

United Nations warns of 'much extreme weather ahead' after hottest decade on record

The past five years, and past decade were also the warmest on record in terms of ocean heat content, that study showed.

published on : 16th January 2020

Climate change threatening all progress, nations must deal with challenge jointly: Maldives FM

In his address at the Raisina Dialogue here, Shahid said that with 10 billion tonnes of cargo and 65 per cent of world trade passing through, the Indian Ocean region is a key geopolitical arena.

published on : 15th January 2020

Cusat to host national meet on climate change

It aims to empower youth in the state to tackle the climate change crisis. 

published on : 15th January 2020

Actor Martin Sheen recites Rabindranath Tagore's poem at climate change protest

During the protest, Martin Sheen along with 'Joker' star Joaquin Phoenix, was arrested by the police Actors Maggie Gyllenhaal and Susan Sarandon were also present.

published on : 11th January 2020

'Joker' star Joaquin Phoenix arrested in climate change protest

Besides Phoenix, veteran Hollywood star Martin Sheen also turned up for the protest and got arrested by the police.

published on : 11th January 2020

Joaquin Phoenix arrested at climate change protest

Phoenix attended the protest, standing alongside Fonda onstage to deliver a speech.

published on : 11th January 2020

Hell and ice water: How glacier melt threatens Pakistan's future

Flash floods caused by glacial lakes, ice and rock falls, and a lack of clean and accessible water are all serious risks for those close to its path. 

published on : 10th January 2020

International cooperation needed to tackle climate change, financial crises: Economist Eric Stark Maskin

Another big mechanism design problem is how to stop financial crises, said Maskin, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics in 2007.

published on : 4th January 2020

Australia orders evacuation of fire-ravaged towns before heatwave

At least 18 people are now known to have died in one of Australia's most devastating bushfire seasons yet, and there are growing fears the toll could rise dramatically.

published on : 2nd January 2020

Rebels with a cause: Farmers, students, even cops hit the streets in protest in 2019

With the country still embroiled in protests as we enter the New Year, here’s a look at the major stirs that rocked the country in 2019

published on : 31st December 2019

More bird mysteries unravelled in 2019 as avians navigate through a warming world

A major finding that the North American continent has lost a quarter of its avians in the last 50 years, were among some of the biggest ornithology discoveries made this year.

published on : 31st December 2019

Greta was depressed but activism makes her happy, says father Svante Thunberg

Greta, described as a shy 16-year-old, has found herself in the role of spokesperson for a generation haunted by climate change.

published on : 30th December 2019
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