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Increase in carbon dioxide levels highest in 30 thirty years, warns UN

Sep 09, 2014

Increase in carbon dioxide levels highest in 30 thirty years, warns UN

The UN weather agency says carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013. #World #United Nations #climate change #UN #Carbon dioxide #Global warming #Drought #weather agencies
UP suspends recovery of dues from farmers in drought, floodaffected areas

Sep 01, 2014

UP suspends recovery of dues from farmers in drought, floodaffected areas

Uttar Pradesh government has suspended recovery of all revenue dues and cooperative bank loans from farmers in drought and floodaffected areas. #Uttar Pradesh #India #NewsTracker #Flood #lUCKNOW #UP #farmers #Akhilesh Yadav #loans #Drought #UP CM #dues recovery
Uttar Pradesh More than two-third districts facing acute drought

Aug 30, 2014

Uttar Pradesh More than two-third districts facing acute drought

More than two-third of the districts in Uttar Pradesh are facing an acute drought, officials said on Saturday. #Uttar Pradesh #NewsTracker #Monsoon #Drought #Drought in UP #Monsoon failure
BJP asks Maharashtra govt to declare drought in state

Aug 13, 2014

BJP asks Maharashtra govt to declare drought in state

The BJP today asked the Congress-NCP government in Maharashtra to declare drought in the state, and to seek relief from Central contingency fund. #Congress #BJP #NewsTracker #Maharashtra #NCP #Maharashtra government #Drought
Drought turning paddy fields into football grounds Meghalaya CM

Aug 12, 2014

Drought turning paddy fields into football grounds Meghalaya CM

Meghalaya is facing a drought-like situation and paddy fields in the state, having no use, are fast becoming football grounds, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said on Tuesday. #India #NewsTracker #Meghalaya #Shillong #Mukul Sangma #Drought #Kharkutta #Rongjeng

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Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 09, 2014

Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

One does not expect breast-beating reportage, but we are entitled to know if farmers bought their seeds even as they tried tilling their lands anticipating the monsoon #India #Media #MediaCrit #farmers #Drought #Palakkad #Rural farmland
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Oct 02, 2014

EAA to pay millions as incentive to reduce pumping

As a long-term drought continues, the Edwards Aquifer Authority is taking unprecedented action to battle its effects on the aquifer. In a move driven, in part, by mandatory compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency, the EAA is poised to pay...
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Oct 01, 2014

Celtic striker Anthony Stokes shrugs off three-year Euro goal drought as Hoops aim to down Dinamo

THE Parkhead hitman hasn't netted in Euro competition since bagging a double against Rennes in 2011 but he insists that stat isn't playing on his mind... #Anthony Stokes #Celtic FC
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Sep 29, 2014

Studies fault warming in much of 2013 wild weather

Scientists looking at 16 cases of wild weather around the world last year see the fingerprints of man-made global warming on more than half of them. FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, a woman takes a walk under the scorching sun in Tokyo. Scien... #China #Europe #California #Tokyo #India #Australia