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Aug 31, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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 Hoardings on ‘ Poverty Eradication’ inside and outside the audaciously lavish Headquarters of World Bank in Washington DC, that  I had visited  number of times, is the most prominent contrast and dichotomy that I have ever seen.

Earth Care Awards : India’s Leading Climate Leadership Saga

Aug 30, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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ECA  award 2015 – encouraging innovation. Invitation from TERRE Policy Centre

President Obama’s ‘insane’ approval for Arctic drilling

Aug 25, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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 It is ‘insane’ on part of President Obama to approve drilling for oil in Arctic , says Al Gore, in rare criticism of Obama’s policies. 

Climate change judgement by Dutch judges could be inspiring for global communities.

Aug 23, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

Dutch ruling could trigger similar cases worldwide with citizens taking their governments to courts to make them act on climate promises Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.theguardian.com Scientists have been warning for two decades,  Pope made passionate and hitting argument and now the Judges are directing the governments to act. Would it make change? In the

July was Earth’s hottest month since records began, 2015 will be the hottest year

Aug 20, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

For planet Earth, no other month was likely as hot as this past July in records that date back to the late 1800s. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.washingtonpost.com Obviously papal encyclical in June 2015 did not help to cool the global warming. Pope may come and go, monarchial global warming continues  See on Scoop.it – Oven

‘Ocean’s Eleven’ and Climate Change

Aug 16, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

The title of Film “Ocean’s Eleven” has already entered into modern dictionaries. Impact of  Climate on Oceans is “Ocean’s eleven” !  

Mongolia : Of Horses, dunes and Nomads

Aug 14, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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  Vastly remembered as the land of the Mongol plunderers and Genghis Khan in history, Mongolia that had been under the influence of the neighboring countries China and Russia until 1990’s is opening to the rest of the world. By Rajendra Shende A flight route from Frankfurt to Beijing goes exactly over Ulaanbaatar, capital of

He never became Teacher but he will be Teacher for ever

Aug 12, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

Dr. Kalam
The Man whose Dreams will not let us Sleep.

Obama’s climate legacy begins late but with ambition.

Aug 04, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

Obama’s plans to shrink carbon emissions ring the bells of optimism  for Paris climate meeting. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.nytimes.com One wonders why Obama’s announcements  are coming so late. As he says, ‘ there is something called too late’. But yes, there is something called ‘ it is never too late and better late than