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Where is Greta Thunberg? As the world sees droughts and floods, what the climate activist has been up to
World

Where is Greta Thunberg? As the world sees droughts and floods, what the climate activist has been up to

Greta Thunberg, who inspired a global movement, has been out of the limelight in recent times. Her silence on burning issues has led some to believe that her days of activism are behind her. But the teen soldiers on and is expected to be seen on 23 September as part of the global climate march

The Malala syndrome: Why liberals are unabashedly taking Islamist position in hijab controversy
World

The Malala syndrome: Why liberals are unabashedly taking Islamist position in hijab controversy

At the core the hijab controversy is the tendency among a section of Muslims to look compulsively different from the rest

Narendra Modi showed good intent with farm law repeal, now he should showcase strong, decisive leadership
Politics

Narendra Modi showed good intent with farm law repeal, now he should showcase strong, decisive leadership

In a post-truth, Orwellian world where China is seen as a democracy and India an authoritarian state, and where ‘progressive doublethink’ is a way of life, a strong, decisive government is the need of the hour in India

Re: Woke | Stubble burning chokes Delhi! Why are woke goddesses Greta, Meena and Rihanna conspicuously silent?
India

Re: Woke | Stubble burning chokes Delhi! Why are woke goddesses Greta, Meena and Rihanna conspicuously silent?

For almost a month now we’ve been enveloped by deadly smog, but Greta Thunberg, Meena Harris and Rihanna are yet to say a word on that.

How India’s enemies wage dirty war using clean environment as pretext
World

How India’s enemies wage dirty war using clean environment as pretext

The use of chic causes like environment, gender, Islam as identity, or Leftist ideals gives one a glimpse into the minds of those who run shadowy, trans-world networks to influence societies, destabilise nations

Activist Greta Thunberg says COP26 was a greenwash campaign for business leaders, politicians
World

Activist Greta Thunberg says COP26 was a greenwash campaign for business leaders, politicians

“Since we are so far from what actually we needed, I think what would be considered a success would be if people realize what a failure this COP is,” Thunberg said.

Greta Thunberg chides leaders for 'blah, blah, blah' speeches on climate change while failing to meet funding pledges
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Greta Thunberg chides leaders for 'blah, blah, blah' speeches on climate change while failing to meet funding pledges

Thunberg optimistically said it wasn't too late to reverse climate trends. But she has clearly heard enough from leaders, whom she said have been talking for 30 years

Climate change: Activists stage global rallies urging stronger action by world leaders
World

Climate change: Activists stage global rallies urging stronger action by world leaders

The global 'climate strike' was a multi-generational event amid warnings of 'dangerous' temperature rises unless greenhouse gas emissions are cut sharply in the coming years

Greta Thunberg might attend COP26 after threatening to skip it over vaccine inequality
World

Greta Thunberg might attend COP26 after threatening to skip it over vaccine inequality

She said at the time that the conference in Glasgow should be postponed if everyone could not attend on the same terms.

World leaders are role playing instead of acting against climate change: Greta Thunberg at climate summit
science

World leaders are role playing instead of acting against climate change: Greta Thunberg at climate summit

She said net zero emissions targets of major economics "could be a great start, if they weren't full of gaps and loopholes."

Greta Thunberg appeals for changes in farming, food consumption in the face of repeated global health crises
World

Greta Thunberg appeals for changes in farming, food consumption in the face of repeated global health crises

"The climate crisis, ecological crisis and health crisis, they are all interlinked," Thunberg said in a video posted on social media for International Biodiversity Day.

Greta Thunberg berates politicians for ignoring climate change, destroying environments around the world
science

Greta Thunberg berates politicians for ignoring climate change, destroying environments around the world

She also directly accused the current generation of politicians of "giving up without even trying."

Greta Thunberg urges nations to 'step up' fight against COVID-19 vaccine inequality
World

Greta Thunberg urges nations to 'step up' fight against COVID-19 vaccine inequality

It's unethical that young, healthy people in high-income countries are getting vaccines when at-risk groups in low- and middle-income countries aren't.

'Toolkit' case: Judge Rana's stern castigation of Delhi Police in Disha Ravi's arrest points to flaws in action against her
India

'Toolkit' case: Judge Rana's stern castigation of Delhi Police in Disha Ravi's arrest points to flaws in action against her

Disha's arrest itself raises a host of questions – both with regard to the manner in which the Delhi Police picked her up from her home in Bengaluru and the charges levelled against her.

'Toolkit' case: Delhi court grants bail to Disha Ravi, calls evidence against climate activist 'scanty and sketchy'
India

'Toolkit' case: Delhi court grants bail to Disha Ravi, calls evidence against climate activist 'scanty and sketchy'

The police have alleged that Ravi was the “editor” of a google doc 'toolkit', which was a guide sheet to stoke "economic, cultural, social and regional tensions" in India

Watch: Greta Thunberg's 'Fridays for Future' releases video mocking massive expenditure on Mars exploration
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Watch: Greta Thunberg's 'Fridays for Future' releases video mocking massive expenditure on Mars exploration

The video, titled '1%', takes a jibe at the governments around the world spending billions on space exploration when the same money could be used on Earth to tackle the climate crisis

'Toolkit' case: Activist Disha Ravi sent to three-day judicial custody; 'some media coverage prejudicial,' says Delhi HC
India

'Toolkit' case: Activist Disha Ravi sent to three-day judicial custody; 'some media coverage prejudicial,' says Delhi HC

The Delhi Police said that it may seek Ravi's further interrogation once her co-accused — Shantanu Mukul and Nikita Jacob — join the interrogation

'Toolkit' case: Some media coverage of FIR against activist Disha Ravi 'sensational, prejudicial', says Delhi HC
India

'Toolkit' case: Some media coverage of FIR against activist Disha Ravi 'sensational, prejudicial', says Delhi HC

The high court also instructed media to ensure that no leaked investigation material is broadcast, and directed Delhi Police to abide by its affidavit that no information will be leaked to the press

Delhi Police hunting down peaceful activists and accusing them of separatist plot, says Pieter Friedrich
India

Delhi Police hunting down peaceful activists and accusing them of separatist plot, says Pieter Friedrich

'Nobody thinks the current agricultural system is flawless, but the new laws appear to be pure crony capitalism intended to place farmers at the mercy of ruthless multinational corporations,' says Friedrich