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Apr 03, 2019
Kaveri delta: Shrinking area and decreasing farm productivity hit south India's agricultural backboneThe delta of river Kaveri, which is the agricultural backbone of south India, has shrunk by 20 percent because of diversion of land for non-agricultural purposes and climate change.
Mar 02, 2019
Communities in China and South Asia fight for greater say over river management, but will officials listen?By forming cross border networks, civil society groups in China and South Asia hope to exert greater influence over government decisions, but will officials listen?
Sep 20, 2018
Hurricane Florence: Toll rises to 37; emergency response teams say water levels in rivers to continue risingMore than 15,000 people remain in shelters and more than 200,000 customers are without power across North Carolina because of Hurricane Florence,
Sep 07, 2018
Climate researchers use pebbles to draw parallels between warming and floodsThe study has also found today's floods to be eight times as intense as before.
Mar 01, 2018
Devendra Fadnavis' musical video: Maharashtra CM says nothing wrong in appearing in video for public causeAfter coming under attack for appearing in a music video, Devendra Fadnavis defended himself by saying that 'there was nothing wrong in appearing in the video'.
Nov 26, 2017
Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi remembers 26/11 Mumbai attack victims, calls terrorism 'biggest threat to humanity'Narendra Modi addressing the nation in "Mann Ki Baat" on Sunday said that the world has realised the destructive aspect of terrorism
Sep 16, 2017
Rally for Rivers: Campaign aims to create public support for govt policy to revitalise water bodiesThe Rally for Rivers is an awareness campaign initiated by Jaggi Vasudev of Isha Foundation.
Aug 07, 2017
16 abducted from Nigerian passenger bus; police launch manhunt in Port HarcourtGunmen abducted 16 people from a passenger bus near southern Nigeria's oil city of Port Harcourt on Monday, witnesses said.
May 26, 2017
Juno reveals details about Jupiter; colossal cyclones and rivers of ammonia in the atmosphereJupiter's atmosphere features colossal cyclones and rivers of ammonia welling up from deep inside the solar system's largest planet.
Dec 23, 2016
Find out how India's vastly unexplored 7,500 km coastline can generate millions of jobsIf all goes well, expect India to see a more vibrant coastline, and the emergence of many more jobs