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Canada details new climate plan to cut emissions by 2030

Ottawa: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the release of the country’s 2030 Emissions Reduction Plan, aiming to reach its new climate target of cutting emissions by 40 per cent below the 2005 levels by…

Call to back protection of at least 30% of planet

New Delhi: Led by former US Senator Russ Feingold and comprised of eight former heads of state, two former Prime Ministers, six former ministers, and four environmental and indigenous and local experts, the Campaign for…

Environment & Weather

93% Indians live in areas with air quality below WHO’s standards: Study

New York, March 3 (IANS) A whopping 93 per cent of Indians live in areas where air pollution levels exceed WHO standards, according to a global report. The report revealed that life expectancy in India,…

Pollution increasing lightning – world saw less lightning during lockdown

SavitaVerma Pollution may not be just bad for health. It may also lead to more incidents of lightning. A new study has found a fall in lightning activity world over during the beginning of pandemic…

Environment & Weather

What implications does UN climate report have for India

New Delhi: Globally human-induced heat and humidity will create conditions beyond human tolerance if emissions are not rapidly eliminated. India is among the places that will experience these intolerable conditions, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate…

Environment

Birders eagerly await Big Bird Day on Sunday

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The birders in Delhi-NCR, as well as across India, are keenly awaiting the annual ‘Big Bird Day’ on Sunday, when they spend the entire day bird watching and recording the…

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Himalayan Meltdown: Thinning glaciers are bad news for climate change

New Delhi: Two recent studies have thrown more light on the condition of the glaciers across Himalayas and also those from the Trans-Himalayan region of Ladakh. Although the thinning, melting, and receding of glaciers have…

Environment

Increase in warming in high-altitude Himalayas due to water vapour’

‘New Delhi: Water vapour exhibits a positive radiative effect at the top of the atmosphere (TOA), suggesting an increase in overall warming in the high-altitude Himalayas due to it, a study has shown. Precipitable water…

UNEP signs MoU with Maharashtra govt for implementing climate change actions

'Majhi Vasundhara' (literally, My Earth) is an initiative of the Government of Maharashtra's Environment and Climate Change Department to empower citizens with knowledge on the impacts of climate change and environmental issues and to encourage…

Over hundred tigers died in 2021: Ashwini Kumar Choubey

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) There were 127 tiger deaths, with the maximum 42 of them in Madhya Pradesh, in 2021 as compared to 106 deaths in 2020, the Parliament was told on Thursday.  “Of…

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