Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 57 results for "northern tibetan plateau"

Increased Water Storage in the Qaidam Basin, the North Tibet P...

by Jiu Jimmy Jiao, Xiaotao Zhang, Yi Liu, Xingxing Kuang Groundwater plays a key role in maintaining the ecology and environment in the hyperarid Qaidam Basin (QB). Indirect evidence and data from sparse observation wells suggest that groundwater ..., 3 weeks ago
China Dialogue

Less snow in Tibet means more heatwaves in Europe

Worsening heatwaves in Europe and north-east Asia are linked to thinner snowcover on the Tibetan Plateau, highlighting its key role in global weather systems, a study by Chinese scientists finds Recent summer heatwaves in Europe and northeast ...
 China Dialogue1 month ago
International Business Times UK

Permafrost in Tibetan Plateau can be wiped out by temperature rise

Much of the permafrost on the Tibetan plateau will possibly disappear by the end of the century under the present trend of global warming exceeding 2C. Almost 40% of it could be lost in the coming years, a Chinese report has warned, noting that the ...
 International Business Times UK4 days ago Climate change: Tibet sees receding glaciers, shrinking permafrost  Times of India1 month ago

Tibetan plateau warmer, moister: report

BEIJING, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Tibetan plateau gets warmer and moister, particularly over the past 50 years, said a report on environment change in the region publicized on Wednesday by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Institute of Tibetan ...
 Xinhua News Agency6 days ago China-Tibet Environment Report  News Content6 days ago

Global warming drains the water of life

Great tracts of Asia depend on summer meltwater from the Himalayan massif and the Tibetan plateau. Up to two billion people who depend on winter snow to deliver their summer water could see shortages by 2060 as upland and mountain snowpacks ...
 Eco-Business1 week ago Global warming reduces snows that water 2 billion people  Ecologist6 hours ago
5 Dariya News - English

Protect 'blue planet' from global warming: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Tuesday sought global intervention to protect this "blue planet" from global warming, saying if the environmental degradation persists there is no other planet where "we can move"."We human beings are also ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 month ago Dalai Lama warns over global warming on 'roof of world'  Channel NewsAsia1 month ago Protect blue planet from global warming: Dalai Lama  Siasat Daily1 month ago
Sydney Morning Herald

Living in a slum in the name of enlightenment

S Sertar, Garze: In the northern summer of 2001, thousands of Chinese security personnel, backed by an army of labourers armed with sledgehammers, massed at the entry of the Larung Gar Tibetan Buddhist Institute. In this almost impossibly remote ...
 Sydney Morning Herald1 month ago

No significant losses expected from Afghanistan earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck north-eastern Afghanistan at 1:30pm local time but no significant losses are anticipated, according to catastrophe modelling firm AIR Worldwide. The epicentre was located in the Hindu Kush mountain ...
 Intelligent Insurer4 weeks ago
DAWN Group

Pakistan in the most active quake zone, says US Geological Survey

WASHINGTON: A reverse faulting at immediate depths about 210 km below the Hindu Kush Range in north-eastern Afghanistan caused Monday's earthquake in the Pak-Afghan region, according to the US Geological Survey. In a report on the earthquake and ...
 DAWN Group4 weeks ago
WA Today

Scientists fix date for earth-shattering Himalayan birth pangs

The Himalayas blanketed in fresh, fluffy snow. Now we know how old the mountains really are. Photo: Tanya Badenhorst A small chunk of Antarctica has helped scientists determine that the world's highest mountain chain, the Himalayas, started forming ...
 WA Today1 week ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - northern tibetan plateau
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less