global warming

UN chief: World is in `life-or-death struggle’ for survival

Guterres said the COP27 meeting in Egypt “must be the place for action on loss and damage.”

published on : 4th October 2022

Why are climate activists calling for reparations?

The climate crisis is a manifestation of interlocking systems of oppression, and it's a form of colonialism, said Belgium-based climate activist Meera Ghani.

published on : 25th September 2022

The 'maximum miniaturist' championing conservation, global warming and survival 

Jaipur artist Suvigya Sharma is on an NFT mission to protect endangered species through his works  

published on : 25th September 2022

Not just climate change, Pakistan's overall vulnerability too worsened floods, study finds

What happened in Pakistan “would have been a disastrously high rainfall event without climate change, but it's worse because of climate change,” the study's senior author, a climate scientist, said.

published on : 16th September 2022

Sensex dives 1,093 pts as global risks weigh; logs weekly loss

Falling for the third day in a row, the 30-share BSE Sensex tanked 1,093.22 points or 1.82 per cent to settle at 58,840.79.

published on : 16th September 2022

Risk of climate tipping points escalates at 1.5C warming: Study

The new paper is a synthesis of more than 200 studies to produce new estimates for when common tipping points might happen.

published on : 9th September 2022

Scientist says sudden, heavy rain in Bengaluru due to global warming

Large swathes of land, mostly in the IT hub in Bengaluru, have been inundated following unprecedented torrential rains since September 4.

published on : 9th September 2022

The flip side of climate change? Likely to boost solar, wind energy potential of Kerala, TN, says study

The projection of solar potential across Tamil Nadu and Kerala is much better than in other regions of India. 

published on : 12th August 2022

Taiwan crisis: Frozen US-China cooperation presents new hitch for global warming

The unraveling relationship comes not long after China and the United States announced a surprise agreement to strengthen climate action at the UN COP26 climate conference in Glasgow in 2021.

published on : 6th August 2022

INTERVIEW | ‘Big polluters must step up climate efforts’: Madhavan Rajeevan

Rajeevan, former secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences, says the human-induced climate change is now disruptively discernible.

published on : 26th July 2022

Expect extreme weather to turn more calamitous

Even if all the countries decrease emissions to stick to the 2 degree-level as per the Paris Agreement, there will still be an increase in extreme weather and climate events.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Developed countries must take lead in global transition towards net-zero: India at UN 

The UN explained that net zero means cutting greenhouse gas emissions to as close to zero as possible, with any remaining emissions re-absorbed from the atmosphere, by oceans and forests for instance.

published on : 21st July 2022

Global warming has vaporised water that could have been used by 27 million people: Study

Global warming can impose a hefty strain on water resources as demand for agriculture, industrial and domestic water continues to increase in future, the paper warns.

published on : 30th June 2022

G-7 aims to create club of nations to boost climate action 

Countries that are part of the club will try to harmonise their measures in such a way that they are comparable and avoid members imposing climate-related tariffs on each others' imports.

published on : 28th June 2022

Oceans saved us, now can we return the favour?

Nearly $35 billion in subsidies that aggravate overfishing will fall under a harsh spotlight in Lisbon, despite first steps towards a partial ban put in place by the WTO last week.

published on : 25th June 2022

Most Great Barrier Reef coral studied this year was bleached

Bleaching is caused by global warming, but this is the reef's first bleaching event during a La Niña weather pattern, which is associated with cooler Pacific Ocean temperatures.

published on : 11th May 2022

The Earth on high flame: NASA data shows record heating

Excess energy -- way more than 1 million Hiroshimas a day -- sizzling around the planet; fossil fuels main culprit

published on : 7th May 2022

Hottest April in 122 years for northwest, central India: IMD 

"The average rainfall in May 2022 over the country is most likely to be above normal," Mohapatra said.

published on : 30th April 2022

Siachen Glacier melting slower than others in Himalayas

The Siachen Glacier is escaping the high rate of melting that other Himalayan glaciers are experiencing due to the impact of climate change.

published on : 19th April 2022

Telangana's Kollapur mango growers hit hard by global warming, pests

A few decades ago, when flowering in mango trees used to happen in October and November when temperatures used to be very low.

published on : 8th April 2022
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