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Onset of the El Nino phase can have drastic impacts on Indian monsoon and all those who depend on it
Onset of the El Nino phase can have drastic impacts on Indian

As El Nino probability increases, uncertainty looms over Indian monsoon

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The ambitious and comprehensive plan highlights the need for tackling AMR across multiple sectors such as human health, animal husbandry, agriculture and environment
The ambitious and comprehensive plan highlights the need for tackling AMR across

National action plan on antimicrobial resistance urges multi-sectoral initiative

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Researchers say that while uniform reduction in traffic noise is ideal, other mitigation efforts, like routine road closures, are still very helpful
Researchers say that while uniform reduction in traffic noise is ideal other

Traffic noise is affecting communication in birds

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Two main pre-conditions for achieving sustainability are good governance and self-regulating mining enterprises
Two main preconditions for achieving sustainability are good governance and self

Can mining be sustainable?

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Despite its high nutritional value, winged beans are inedible because a certain class of anti-nutrients present in the plant
Despite its high nutritional value winged beans are inedible because a certain

Indian scientists convert wild legume into edible dal

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From 2003, the state began reducing the subsidy on chemical pesticides and fertilisers by 10 per cent every year and banned them completely in 2014
From 2003 the state began reducing the subsidy on chemical pesticides and

Organic trial

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Indian scientists have developed a new vaccine against pneumonia
Indian scientists have developed a new vaccine against pneumonia

Sugarcoating can provide extra power to pneumonia vaccine

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Lead is a cumulative toxicant that affects multiple body systems and is particularly harmful to young children
Lead is a cumulative toxicant that affects multiple body systems and is

Long-term impacts of lead exposure have finally been revealed

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While water moving across the surface of Antarctica was considered extremely rare, a new study shows that this is widespread now
While water moving across the surface of Antarctica was considered extremely rare

Take note, Antarctica has huge waterfalls and they point to warming climate

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There is a dramatic increase in the probability of an earlier-than-expected El Nino this year
There is a dramatic increase in the probability of an earlierthanexpected El

As El Nino probability increases, uncertainty looms over Indian monsoon

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Sleep disorders are not only responsible for increasing our risk factors for lifestyle and other diseases, but also come at a great cost to the economy
Sleep disorders are not only responsible for increasing our risk factors for

Some 93% of urban Indians are sleep deprived

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Despite analysying several studies, scientists are still unclear if turmeric actually benefits in real life
Despite analysying several studies scientists are still unclear if turmeric actu

Can turmeric really shrink tumours, reduce pain and kill bacteria?

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Bioregionalism calls for a renewed focus on local people and knowledge to innovate for greener solutions
Bioregionalism calls for a renewed focus on local people and knowledge to

`Bioregionalism could become a global movement'

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04/23/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Global trade in plants and seeds should not only be profitable, but also safer
Global trade in plants and seeds should not only be profitable but also safer

New global standard adopted for making trade in plants and seeds safer

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04/23/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
The humanitarian crisis in Africa has its roots in the shrinking of Lake Chad and the desertification of the surrounding area.
The humanitarian crisis in Africa has its roots in the shrinking of

Lake chad forgotten crisis

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04/23/2017 at 18:18. Facebook
Instead of letting electricity bill go through the roof, try these simple steps to lessen the burden on air-conditioners this summer
Instead of letting electricity bill go through the roof try these simple

Easy tips to increase AC efficiency: EP5 New Vastu with Ashok B Lall

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Climate change projects are more likely to be effective and sustainable when everyone is included in the process
Climate change projects are more likely to be effective and sustainable when

Climate change projects aren't working because communities are left out

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04/23/2017 at 14:40. Facebook
Curtailing of the US programme may stagnate its Indian counterpart or similar initiatives in other parts of the world
Curtailing of the US programme may stagnate its Indian counterpart or similar

Impact of defunding Energy Star programme does not stay limited to US

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04/23/2017 at 13:10. Facebook
Under colonialism, the Gonds, who were sovereign rulers, were reduced to being just agriculture labourers
Under colonialism the Gonds who were sovereign rulers were reduced to being

Neither the Indian state nor Maoists have been able to understand the “Gond question”

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Every year, 21.5 million people are displaced due to climate-related events
Every year 215 million people are displaced due to climaterelated events

About 73% people in Europe believe climate change won't harm people in future

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