Why Assam is prone to floods and what’s the solution

🕔14:55, 19.Jul 2019

News Assam is in the grip of yet another flood, with 57 lakh people displaced, all 33 districts affected, and 36 people killed besides hundreds of animals. More in News This is the first wave of floods this monsoon, and

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Biennial State of Forests Report 2017 and CAMPA

🕔13:46, 19.Jul 2019

News Recently, Forest Survey of India (FSI) released its biennial State of Forests Report 2017 that stated that forest cover in the country has increased by about one per cent, but several other reports highlight that this increase is not

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The threat of Ebola

🕔13:20, 19.Jul 2019

News After holding itself back on three occasions, the World Health Organization has declared the Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. More in News The outbreak in Congo,

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Inappropriate template for a legitimate target

🕔11:54, 19.Jul 2019

Article Ramkishen S. Rajan, Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy compare East Asian model with Indian Model to achieve economic growth. Important Analysis The recently-released Economic Survey either glosses over or ignores many acute challenges faced

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The Benefits Of Blockchain – Important Analysis

🕔14:48, 18.Jul 2019

Anil K. Antony, Convener of INC-Kerala Digital Media raised his concerns regarding Banning of Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2019. It includes blockchain also. Important Analysis The Banning of Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill,

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Need For A Low-Carbon Transport System Policy In India

🕔16:47, 17.Jul 2019

The article provides for various modes to achieve ‘Low-Carbon Sustainable Transport System policy’, catalyzing the necessary transformation initiatives alongside governments to address climate change. These initiatives envisage a sustainable mobility framework that is contextual and is suited to the geographical,

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India’s Energy Transition Is Now The World’s Energy Transition

🕔14:17, 17.Jul 2019

Arunabha Ghosh is CEO, Council on Energy, Environment, and Water, give an account on India’s energy transition. Important Analysis A decade ago, India had less than 20 megawatts (MW) of solar power, had the largest number of people without access to

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How Climate Change Has Increase Flood Events In India

🕔14:16, 17.Jul 2019

The rise in temperatures would increase flood events in frequency during the end of the century (2071-2100), according to Climate change and India: A 4 X4 assessment a sectoral and regional analysis for 2030s report. Key Findings Temperatures in the

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The wheels To A Low-Carbon Transport System

🕔14:15, 17.Jul 2019

Sohail Ahmad, a Research Fellow at the GCRF suggests measures to improve urban transportation and reduce low-carbon transport system by cities. Important Analysis of low-carbon transport system Global Carbon Project reports that India’s carbon emissions are rising more than two

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Chinese Check: On Economic Trouble

🕔14:14, 17.Jul 2019

The Chinese economy is seeing the first signs of economic trouble after long years of sustained growth that rode on cheap labor and high volumes of exports. More in News Data released by the National Bureau of Statistics of China

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