Centre finally greenlights Karnataka Climate Action Plan after 3-year wait; but implementation is key

India, May 20 -- Karnataka has been caught between two extreme conditions for the last decade of floods in the southern districts and droughts in the north and eastern districts As Karnataka faces es... Read More

Trade & climate priorities are converging: Does this help or hurt a fair global green transition?

India, May 20 -- If climate considerations are to permeate trade agreements & vice versa, upholding principles of common but differentiated responsibilities, special & differential treatment is crucia... Read More

Monsoon arrives over Bay of Bengal and Andaman & Nicobar archipelago

India, May 20 -- Except some eastern parts ofIndia and most of the Northeast, all regions may receive good rainfall, according to the India Meteorological Department The winds of the South West Monso... Read More

Over 90% Indians want policies to address green issues and climate action, finds Yale survey

India, May 20 -- 71% respondents said climate change affecting local weather; 76% said it affected monsoons in India A new survey conducted across India paints a clear picture of the country's growin... Read More

Why Nagaland faced unprecedented flooding after decades | Alarming Variations Ep-03

India, May 20 -- Down To Earth analyses the complexities of climate change in the Northeastern state Nagaland faced a severe and unprecedented flooding event in 2018. This might seem surprising consi... Read More

Bangladesh scarred by Super Cyclone Amphan even after four years, with displaced people still refugees & land uncultivable

India, May 20 -- Affected people are living in dire straits of housing and employment Four years ago, Cyclone Amphan tore through the coastlines of Bangladesh and India, leaving a trail of devastatio... Read More

Lean cyclone season? Monsoon winds, cyclonic system can help or disrupt each other

India, May 20 -- Late genesis of cyclonic system before or around onset of southwest monsoon can translate into weak or late monsoon over Kerala or block progress to rest of country A low pressure ar... Read More

What could the future antibiotic pipeline look like: IFPMA releases its latest report

India, May 20 -- Without new incentives and antibiotics, burden of resistant infections in high-income countries expected to increase by about 35% over next 10 years The International Federation of P... Read More

Water scarcity threatening shared prosperity; worsened by population growth, urbanisation & climate change: World Bank

India, May 20 -- New report released at 10th World Water Forum underlines role of water in prosperity Water is a crucial source of prosperity. However, disparities in access to water resources and se... Read More

Australia is set to ban live sheep exports. What will this mean for the industry?

India, May 20 -- Australia is not the first country to implement a live export ban This month the federal government announced a plan to ban live sheep exports, set to come into effect from May 1 202... Read More