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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, flood-affected areas

Sep 01, 2014

UP suspends recovery of dues from farmers in drought, flood-affected areas

Uttar Pradesh government has suspended recovery of all revenue dues and cooperative bank loans from farmers in drought and flood-affected 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

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

Sep 17, 2014

Drought a rare opportunity to find 'buried treasure'

For three hours on Saturday, however, the drought might actually help scores of volunteers as they remove hundreds of thousands of pounds of trash from our lakes, rivers and streams. In some places, such as Camanche and New Melones reservoirs east of...
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Sep 18, 2014

Wenger misery at not signing duo

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has rued missing out on signing Didier Drogba and Cristiano Ronaldo earlier in his career. The Gunners boss endured nine years without a trophy before winning the FA Cup final in May, with Chelsea's Drogba and Ronaldo of... #Manchester United #Cristiano Ronaldo #Arsenal Football Club #Arsene Wenger
Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Sep 18, 2014

Racism charge rocks county cricket

THE drought-breaking title win by Jason Gillespie’s Yorkshire has been soured by the county’s captain, Andrew Gale, being accused of a racist sledge... #Manchester United #Cristiano Ronaldo #Arsenal Football Club #Arsene Wenger