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Rising temperature to hit wheat production in India, says report

May 9th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The annual mean temperature in India is expected to rise by 3.5-4.3 degrees Celsius by 2098, badly impacting production of wheat - a major grain ... Read more...

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500 civilians killed in Sri Lanka fighting, rebels say

February 5th, 2009 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 5 (DPA) At least 500 civilians have been killed in the past three weeks in heavy fighting in northeastern Sri Lanka, Tamil rebels said Thursday.About 2,000 other civilians were wounded ... Read more...

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