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In India, 5 out of 6 multidimensionally poor are from lower tribes or castes: UN report

The Scheduled Tribe group accounts for 9.4 per cent of the population and is the poorest, with 65 million of the 129 million people living in multidimensional poverty, the report said.

published on : 7th October 2021

Don't bet on eruptions to lessen climate change: study

Scientists at the University of Cambridge and the UK Met Office examined how rising temperatures are likely to affect the ash and gases shot into the atmosphere by volcanoes.

published on : 12th August 2021

Climate change: What UN's most sobering report card yet on Earth's future is trying to tell us

The report found that escape from human-caused climate change is no longer possible. Climate change is now affecting every continent, region, and ocean on Earth, and every facet of the weather.

published on : 10th August 2021

5 things to know about the new UN report on climate change

The 3,000-plus-page report concludes that ice melt and sea level rise are accelerating. Wild weather events — from storms to heat waves — are also expected to worsen and become more frequent.

published on : 9th August 2021

'Nowhere to run': UN report says global warming nears limits

'I don't see any area that is safe. Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide.' But scientists also eased back a bit on the likelihood of the absolute worst climate catastrophes.

published on : 9th August 2021

Pandemic led to ‘increased’ human trafficking: UN report

Says women, girls ‘recruited for sexual exploitation’

published on : 22nd July 2021

India's very own Jamsetji Tata world's most generous individual of the last century: Hurun report

Today's billionaires, Hoogewerf says, are not keeping up with philanthropy, making money much faster than they are giving it away.

published on : 23rd June 2021

The charges in the UN report on Situation of Human Rights in Kashmir

The UN report is a damning indictment of how the situation has unravelled in the Kashmir valley post the killing of Burhan Wani, a ‘commander’ of the separatist Hizbul Mujahideen, on July 8, 2016.

published on : 15th June 2018