Climate change

Push for Clean and Smart campus

Push for Clean and Smart campus

December 5, 2019

To bolster awareness about cleanliness and ecological conservation through use of smart technology, the ministry of Human Resources Development awarded the best performing universities in India at an event held in New Delhi earlier this week. The ‘clean and smart campus’ comp...

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Global Hunger Index 2019: India ranks 102 among 117 countries

Global Hunger Index 2019: India ranks 102 among 117 countries

October 25, 2019

India has ranked 102nd among 117 countries in the Global Hunger Index (GHI), an annual report jointly published by Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe with India being among the 45 countries that have serious levels of hunger.

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Modi, Xi Jinping to meet for informal summit

Modi, Xi Jinping to meet for informal summit

October 10, 2019

The second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping is an opportunity to strengthen the bilateral relationship.

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Howdy Modi!

Howdy Modi!

September 21, 2019

Modi should use the opportunity of his visit to the United States to fight the battle for climate.

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Climate change from G20 to G7

Climate change from G20 to G7

August 21, 2019

Global leadership has so far failed to address climate change. The G7 Summit offers an opportunity for at least some of the leaders to move from intention to implementation.

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Water crisis

Water crisis

August 21, 2019

India is facing a severe stress on its water resources not just due to climate change but also several human factors, including an injudicious use of water and its pricing.

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U7+Alliance: A learning for G7

U7+Alliance: A learning for G7

August 5, 2019

The battle to tackle global challenges such as inequality or climate change is now also being fought by students. A group of almost 50 educational institutions have come together as U7+ Alliance to contribute to this battle.

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Smart citizens from smart campus

Smart citizens from smart campus

July 31, 2019

The national competition of ‘Clean and Smart Campus’ is a step towards preparing smart citizens out of students who are going to live in the smart cities and develop the country to smarter India and take it to the global level by practicing sustainable and effective methods t...

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Climate change and biodiversity

Climate change and biodiversity

June 26, 2019

Human greed threatens over a million species of life with extinction as rush for profits trumps preservation.

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Worsening state of water crisis in India

Worsening state of water crisis in India

June 22, 2019

With most of the cities in India facing acute water shortage, the government needs to come up with immediate measures and meticulous strategy to bring the country out of this problem.

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Citizen’s manifesto for Indian elections

Citizen’s manifesto for Indian elections

March 27, 2019

Elections should no longer be considered as the opportunity to elect the candidate of choice but the occasion of selecting the future that the citizen’s want.

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COP24 ends, many questions remain

COP24 ends, many questions remain

December 15, 2018

The ten-day long climate change summit COP24 started on high hopes in Katowice, Poland and worked towards reaching concrete solutions. But, environmentalists say this is not enough.

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