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Droughts will affect 60 per cent of wheat-producing areas by 2100, says new study

According to the study, severe drought could affect up to 15 per cent of current wheat-growing areas if the weather patterns currently observed continue along the same trend

Published on 26th September 2019
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Arun Krishnamurthy is on a mission to save as many water bodies as he can, before it's too late!

With severe water shortages and droughts looming in the distance, this environmentalist's efforts are more important than ever before

Published on 15th June 2019
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Government 'school rakshaks' in Bengaluru to soon ensure cleanliness in toilets

In drought-hit taluks, water crisis is a big issue when it comes to cleaning toilets. In fact, some districts do not even have enough safe drinking water

Published on 30th January 2019
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The last 4,200 years will now be labelled as 'The Meghalayan Age', geologists say

The last 4,200 years have been classified as the Meghalayan Age, marked by the onset of a mega drought which erased a number of civilisations

Published on 18th July 2018
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Andhra Pradesh shocker: Mothers of this village are selling their daughters into prostitution

Caught between decades of drought and the ban on arrack, an ST community of traditional liquor brewers in Anantapur district has been forced to sell its women into prostitution to survive

Published on 30th April 2018

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