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Amazon Drought

Flash Droughts Are The 'New Normal' In Droughts: Study

The researchers wanted to understand if there had been a transition from conventional 'slow' droughts to flash droughts and also how the trend would develop under different carbon emissions scenario.

14 April 2023

England Likely To Hit Hard By Global Warming If Timely Action Not Taken: Environment Agency. (File pic-Representational image)

Droughts, Wet Events Made More Frequent, Intense By Global Warming: NASA-Led Study

The scientists also found that the worldwide intensity of these extreme wet and dry events - a metric that combines extent, duration, and severity - is closely linked to global warming.

14 March 2023

Odisha CM Asks Officials To Be Ready For All Possible Disasters

Natural disasters like floods, cyclones, and droughts occur in the June-October period every year, and therefore the state administration must strengthen its preparedness to handle such calamities, the Chief Minister said. 

17 June 2022

Europe weather

Explained: Why Is United States Worst-hit By Weather Catastrophes?

Nature dealt the United States a bad hand, but people have made it much worse by what, where and how we build, several experts told The Associated Press. 

02 April 2023

Heavy rains lash the state of UP in first week of October

UP Farmers Suffer Huge Losses As Heavy Rains Lash The State Following A Dry Monsoon

Surplus rain in parts of Uttar Pradesh through the first week of October have destroyed standing crops and will affect the cultivation of staples including paddy, maize, millets, and potatoes.

09 October 2022

World Bank

World Bank Approves USD 363 Million Loan To Karnataka For Rural Water Supply Programme

Almost 77 per cent of Karnataka is arid or semi-arid and is vulnerable to climate-change-related variable rainfall causing droughts and floods, and leading to groundwater depletion, and deteriorating water quality, a World...

29 March 2023



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