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Mild quake hits Himachal Pradesh

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Shimla/UNI:  A mild earthquake, measuring 3.6 on the Richter scale, jolted parts of Chamba district in the state on Monday.
World Ocean benefits from reduced pollution sparked by COVID-19 – Ocean alliance
Moscow/Sputnik/UNI:  Andrei Savenkov - The World Ocean is benefiting from the reduction of pollution during the COVID-19 pandemic brought about by temporarily disrupted air traffic and diminished production, among other things, Paul Holthus, president of the World Ocean Council (WOC), told Sputnik.
Magnitude 7.6 quake occurs 300 miles from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: Russian Seismologists
Vladivostok/Sputnik/UNI:  A magnitude 7.6 earthquake occurred some 500 kilometers (300 miles) from the Russian Far Eastern city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, the Kamchatka office of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences said.
‘Count every drop, every drop counts’: UN weather agency calls for better water data o...
New York/IBNS: Floods, extreme rainfall, droughts and melting glaciers…many of the major signs of climate change involve water. On this year’s World Meteorological Day, the UN weather agency (WMO) is reinforcing the message of World Water Day, by focusing on the links between climate and water, and calling for better water-related data.
5.3 magnitude earthquake hits Croatia's Zagreb city 
Zagreb/IBNS: An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale hit  Croatia's capital Zagreb area and left several buildings damaged, media reports sai don Sunday.
Turn around deforestation in 2020, the ‘Nature Super Year’, says Guterres
New York/IBNS: On the International Day of Forests, which falls on Saturday, UN chief António Guterres is calling for 2020, which has been referred to as a “nature super year”, to be the year that the world turns the tide on deforestation and forestry loss.
Odisha: Mild tremor rocks parts of Malkangiri 
Bhubaneswar/UNI: A mild tremor measuring 4.2 in the Richter scale was felt in some parts of Malkangiri district in Odisha at 11.14 hours today.
Turn around deforestation in 2020, the ‘Nature Super Year’, says Guterres
New York/IBNS: On the International Day of Forests, which falls on Saturday, UN chief António Guterres is calling for 2020, which has been referred to as a “nature super year”, to be the year that the world turns the tide on deforestation and forestry loss.
5.9-magnitude quake hits Tibet: CENC
Beijing/Xinhua/UNI: A 5.9-magnitude earthquake jolted Xigaze City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, at 9:33 a.m. Friday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
5.8-magnitude quake hits western Mongolia
Ulan Bator/Xinhua/UNI: A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit the western Mongolian province of Govi-Altai on Friday morning, the country's Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics said.
Blueprint launched to manage Earth’s fragile peatland carbon sinks
New York/IBNS: A blueprint for how countries can keep carbon in fragile land-based carbon sinks to reduce greenhouse gas emissions has been unveiled by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
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