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Sep 10, 2018
Developing countries accuse US, allies of stalling progress on Paris Accord as emergency UN climate talks wrap upExperts from around the world wrapped up discussions in Bangkok geared towards creating a comprehensive rulebook for countries to implement the landmark Paris Accord on climate change. But talks foundered over the key issue of how efforts to limit climate change are funded and how contributions are reported.
Sep 03, 2018
Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks amid fears around rising water levelsBangkok is now sinking one to two centimetres every year amid risk of massive flooding.
Sep 02, 2018
Bangkok prepares to hold climate change talks as it struggles to stay afloat amid rising sea levelsAs Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks, the sprawling city of more than 10 million is itself under siege from the environment, with dire forecasts warning it could be partially submerged in just over a decade.
Jun 23, 2018
India fast-tracks clearance of industrial projects; activists worry speed may compromise quality of evaluationEnvironmental group Greenpeace says that construction sector, coal-fired power plant of India are contributors to rising levels of particulate matter in air.
Jun 11, 2018
Hold big corporations accountable for plastic waste they produce, Greenpeace tells govtDays after the government pledged to eliminate single-use plastic from the country by 2022, Greenpeace said there should be stricter implementation of laws
Mar 06, 2018
South India gasps as 13 cities report toxic air, at least 26 more record particulate levels higher than safe standardsAs the Centre plans to clean the air in 13 south Indian cities, 26 more cities spread across four south Indian states reported annual particulate pollution levels higher than the national safe standards.
Mar 01, 2018
Greenpeace warns of 'dangerously' high radiation levels in two towns near disaster-hit nuclear plant in FukushimaGreenpeace, on Thursday, said towns in Fukushima prefecture, close to the disaster-hit nuclear power plant, were exposed to excessive levels of radiation, almost 100 times greater than safe levels.
Feb 05, 2018
'Airpocalypse': Not just Delhi, 8 of every 10 Indian cities breathe toxic air; is National Clean Air Programme the answer?People in eight of every 10 Indian cities breathe toxic dust particles, air (PM10) at levels exceeding national safety limits, according to a recent report.
Jan 30, 2018
'Airpocalypse': Greenpeace report finds 47 million Indian children live in areas with poor air qualityAround 47 million children in India under five years of age reside in areas where particulate matter levels exceed the prescribed limits, says a report.
Oct 06, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: 27,000 tickets given away to avoid 2010 Commonwealth Games 'embarasment'The Under-17 World Cup marks India's first attempt at hosting a FIFA tournament, but sales for the high-profile event have been poor, despite some seats costing less than a dollar.