There comes a warning from a new study published in the recent issue of Sciencejournal that If #climatechange continues to progress, increased precipitation could mean detrimental outcomes for #waterquality in the United States. It further point ...

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NEW DELHI: Delhi's pollution season is round the corner, but is the government better prepared this time to keep smog episodes at bay? The city may be marginally better off now that the graded response action plan is in place, but that involves ...

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13 districts submerged; situation improves in north Bengal; 14 trains cancelled PTI: The flood situation continued to be grim in Bihar and Assam on Tuesday while a break in the rains offered respite for the northern districts of Bengal. The toll ...

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Civic bodies release report; blame rise in numbers on delay in notification of new zone boundaries Around 251 cases of dengue, 174 cases of chikungunya and 193 cases of malaria have been reported in Delhi so far this year, according to a combine ...

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Predicting the timings can help protect people and guide crop plantings, irrigation and hydropower generation. Climate change has shifted the timing of flooding in European rivers in the past 50 years, causing deluges earlier in the northeast an ...

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A summer ‘vortex’ of cold air over the Karakoram, a large mountain range spanning the borders of India, Pakistan and China, is causing the glaciers in the region to grow in spite of global warming, scientists say. Researchers from Newcastle Univ ...

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NEW DELHI: In a bid to keep the Yamuna clean, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation got a waste-processing machine installed at Nigambodh Ghat, which is now preventing up to 5 tonnes of flower waste from entering the river every day. Funded by t ...

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By PTI: The objective set out by the Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences is to map the biogeochemical features of India's waters. This will also help estimate damage being caused to the sea by human-induced changes. The governm ...

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Researchers find that economic, emissions and population trends point to very small chance Earth will avoid warming more than 2C by century’s end There is only a 5% chance that the Earth will avoid warming by at least 2C come the end of the cent ...

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Vidya Venkat  In rural Kancheepuram, communities come together to revive tank irrigation systems Experts from government, civil society and research organisations spoke about changing rainfall patterns, increase in mean temperature, ocean warmin ...

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