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Global warming threatens 'feminization' of green sea turtles

The Drastic change in temperature increased the female nesting ratio, likely to reach 93 percent by 2100. 

Dec 21, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

Increasing water on land slowing down rising seas

The water gains over land were spread globally but taken together, they equal the volume of Lake Huron, the world’s seventh largest lake.

Feb 12, 2016, 10:19 AM IST

Antarctica is gaining ice: NASA

According to the analysis of satellite data, the Antarctic ice sheet showed a net gain of 112 billion tonnes of ice a year from 1992 to 2001.

Nov 02, 2015, 10:55 AM IST

Global warming 'tipping points' identified

Many of these events occur for global warming levels of less than two degrees, a threshold sometimes presented as a safe limit. 

Oct 16, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

RK Pachauri gets court's nod to go abroad to attend global meet

Former TERI director general RK Pachauri, facing sexual harassment allegations, was on Wednesday allowed by a Delhi court to visit China and Japan to attend a global meet to discuss environmental issues from August 21 to September 1.

Aug 19, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

RK Pachauri seeks court's nod to go abroad to attend global meet

Former TERI director general RK Pachauri, facing sexual harrassment allegations from a woman employee, on Tuesday approached a Delhi court seeking its nod to go to China and Japan to attend global meet on environmental issues from August 21 to September 1.

Aug 18, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

Delhi HC denies Pachauri permission to travel abroad

The Delhi High Court on Thursday denied permission to environmentalist RK Pachauri, accused in a sexual harassment case, to travel abroad to attend a Global Water Summit.

Apr 23, 2015, 05:54 AM IST

Sexual harassment case: PM Narendra Modi accepts Pachauri's resignation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday accepted resignation of noted environmentalist RK Pachauri, accused of sexual harassment, from PM's Council on Climate Change.

Feb 28, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Sexual harassment case: RK Pachauri's arrest stayed till March 27

TERI director-general Rajendra Kumar Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment allegations from a woman employee, was on Thursday barred from entering the office premises by a Delhi court which extended interim protection from arrest granted to him till March 27.

Feb 26, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Activists demand Pachauri's resignation from TERI

A number of activists on Wednesday demanded the resignation of TERI director general RK Pachauri, who has been accused of sexually harassing a colleague. He has already stepped down as chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and taken leave from TERI.

Feb 25, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

RK Pachauri, facing charges of sexual harassment, hospitalised

A day after quitting as chairman of UN's prestigious Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), TERI director general RK Pachauri has been admitted to a city-based hospital.

Feb 25, 2015, 15:02 PM IST

Activists urge fair probe after Pachauri quits over sexual harassment complaint

Activists have called for a fair and time bound probe after The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) chief RK Pachauri quit as chair of the UN panel of climate scientists following a sexual harassment complaint against him.

Feb 25, 2015, 11:59 AM IST

Sexual harassment complaint: RK Pachauri quits as IPCC chief, takes leave from TERI

Buffeted by allegations of sexual harassment, RK Pachauri Tuesday quit as Chairman of UN's prestigious Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), whose meeting he was prevented from attending.

Feb 24, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

'Lima held no hope for an India facing extreme weather patterns'

The recently-concluded climate change talks in Lima failed to catalyze any optimism for the next round at Paris 2015, signalling little hope for India that is already reeling under extreme weather patterns, experts said.

Dec 16, 2014, 20:19 PM IST

Northeast's traditional environmental knowledge important: Expert

The traditional environmental knowledge from India's northeast and northern regions, particularly the Himalayas, integrated with modern science is important for battling climate change, suggested Nobel laureate Betsy Weatherhead here Thursday.

Nov 20, 2014, 20:20 PM IST

'Improper use of clean energy fund weakening India'

India's leveraging strength in climate finance will be "weakened" globally after the central government's failure to properly plan state-wise sharing of revenue generated from the coal cess-driven National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF), an expert said.

Sep 17, 2014, 12:35 PM IST

Opting for coal-based energy `wasteful approach` by govt: IPCC

Emphasising on the need to decarbonise electricity generation, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) chairman R K Pachauri on Saturday termed as a "wasteful approach" by the government to opt for coal-based power projects and pressed for the use of renewable and nuclear energy sources to satisfy the country`s power needs.

Jun 29, 2014, 01:55 AM IST

Scientists meet in Japan after grim climate forecast

International scientists will gather near Tokyo on Tuesday for a week-long meeting centred on a grim climate change report that warned of floods and drought that would stoke conflicts and wreak havoc on the global economy.

Mar 25, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

Global warming not stopped, will go on for centuries: WMO

There has been no reverse in the trend of global warming and there is still consistent evidence for man-made climate change, the head of the UN WMO said on Monday.

Mar 25, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

Asia likely to face worst effects of global warming, warn experts

People living in coastal regions of Asia could face the worst effects of global warming.

Mar 23, 2014, 14:39 PM IST