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Sweeping changes in agriculture needed as world warms and grows

February 12th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A group of prestigious scientists has warned that the looming threats of global climate change and population growth call for sweeping changes in agriculture.The research team, led by ... Read more...

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Global warming killing 150,000 more people in poor countries: WHO

March 12th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, March 12 (IANS) Around 150,000 deaths now occur in low-income countries each year due to climate change that causes crop failure and malnutrition, diarrhoea, malaria and flooding, says the World Health ... Read more...

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Climate change can bring malaria to Britain: report

April 3rd, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 3 (IANS) Frequent floods, heat waves and other extreme weather conditions could have huge health impacts for Britain, including the spread of virtually unknown infections like malaria, ... Read more...

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