Climate change

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POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Himalayas, Climate change, Global warming

Rise in temperatures is threatening the survival of Himalayas

Those in the plains, too, can't be complacent as these mountains are the origins of the rivers that sustain more than half of India’s population.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Cold wave, Climate change, Winter, Siberia

Eyelash freezing -67C in Siberia: Climate change denial will mean slow death of planet earth

Unless drastic steps are taken to conserve what remains of this planet fast, it may just be too late.

SCI-TECH

 |  3-minute read
Bats, Climate change, Global warming, Australia

Why are hundreds of bats dropping dead in Australia?

Unless we take climate change seriously, this might be the least of our worries.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
India, Paris climate agreement, COP23, Climate change

Cyclone Ockhi: Key takeaways for India from Bonn climate summit to manage disasters

The need of the hour is to take the 'loss and damage' issue beyond political rhetoric.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Climate change, Environment, Paris climate agreement

How corporate interests dominated UN climate talks

Some of the world’s most polluting companies were present at Bonn.

SCI-TECH

 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
Paris agreement, Bonn, Climate change, Global warming

Bonn climate talks: How to address the impact of global warming

It is going to be contentious as usual, with developing and developed country blocks taking divergent positions.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Traffic problems, Climate change, Bangalore, Potholes

4 people have died in road accidents in 10 days due to potholes, Bangalore must wake up

The recent deaths are just one manifestation of the many problems that ail the city.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Paris agreement, War, China-Pak Relations, Climate change

Climate change: India can lose land without war with China and Pakistan

Multiple scientific assessments have shown that Mumbai and Kolkata may go under the water one day if sea levels rise dangerously in the next 100 years.

VARIETY

 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
Soil Erosion, Climate change, Sacred Groves, Meghalaya

A look inside Meghalaya's lesser known sacred groves

These are pristine forest areas conserved for centuries by local tribes as abodes of their deities.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Climate change, H1B Visa, Modi, Trump

What will they talk about when Modi and Trump meet later this month?

The POTUS is scheduled to have his first in-person bilateral meet with the PM on June 26, after a controversial walkout from the Paris Climate accord.