In Kamrauli village of Pipradhi block located in Shivhar district, Bihar, only 30-40 per cent of paddy has been sown so far. The low groundwater… Read More »Drought like situation in Bihar’s flood prone areas
The gradual impacts of worsening droughts caused by climate change could force around 145 million people in the Global South to relocate within their own… Read More »How droughts can leave people with nowhere to go?
Once a thriving farming community, the villages of rural India now faced an alarming crisis. Rising suicide rates among farmers had aroused concern from experts… Read More »Climate change and droughts: Why Indian farmers are taking their own lives?
The India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Aridity Anomaly Outlook Index revealed that about 78 per cent of India’s districts are experiencing drought-like conditions from May… Read More »Drought crisis hits over 500 districts in India: IMD’s latest report
Kerala, the lush southwestern state of India, is also famous for its picturesque landscapes and vibrant coffee industry. However, coffee farmers in the region face… Read More »From Bean to Drought: climate change hits hard on Wayanad Kerala coffee farms
Drought is one of those natural events that affect not just the area and its citizens but specifically the agriculture of the place. Over three… Read More »Which are the Indian States that Face the Most Drought?
A new study warns that heat waves, droughts, extreme wind events and heavy rains could become frequent in about 20 countries, even if the world… Read More »Extreme weather to become norm in 80+ countries even if warming is limited to 1.5°C
A new study published Thursday reveals that the ongoing drought in the Horn of Africa, which includes Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya, is now 100 times… Read More »Horn of Africa faces worst drought, worsened by climate change
Flash droughts, which intensify in a matter of weeks, have become more frequent since the late 1950s in 74% of the 33 regions of the… Read More »Flash droughts increasing worldwide due to Climate Change
The Northeast region of India, despite receiving the heaviest monsoon rains in the country, is increasingly becoming more drought-prone than Rajasthan, which receives the lowest… Read More »Northeast India more prone to drought than Rajasthan: CSE report