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Met Office Has a New Way to Predict a Big Freeze

September 15th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A supercomputer can now predict a big freeze weeks in advance. A new software has just been unveiled and it is said to predict the cold snaps ... Read more...

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Relax, acclimatize for best performance: Rahul Bose to Olympians

July 19th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Actor Rahul Bose, who is an international rugby player, has a word of advice for Indian Olympians headed for London. He wants them to relax ... Read more...

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Himachal to get high-tech weather observatory

July 8th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 8 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department will soon set up its high-tech observatory in the Himachal Pradesh capital to forewarn of natural calamities, an official said Friday."The ... Read more...

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‘Indian glaciers retreating, we don’t know why’

November 9th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Most glaciers in the Indian Himalayas are retreating, but there is "no conclusive scientific evidence" to link this to global warming, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said here ... Read more...

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Delayed monsoon will ruin crops in West Bengal

June 27th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, June 27 (IANS) West Bengal is fearing the adverse effect of a delayed monsoon, which may affect crops like paddy, jute and potato.Normally, the monsoon lashes Himalayan and Gangetic ... Read more...

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Climate change could cripple world’s transport systems

March 13th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 13 (IANS) Climate change will practically cripple the world's transportation systems by flooding roads, railroads, transit systems and airport runways in coastal areas, according to a new report. "Rising ... Read more...

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