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Dec 14, 2015
Paris climate deal: US, France, China emerge big winnersThe climate deal adopted in suburban Paris was the culmination of four years of negotiations on how to get nearly all countries to jointly reduce the greenhouse gas emissions that scientists say are warming the planet.
Nov 25, 2015
Obama to meet PM Modi in Paris, urge India to join fight against climate changeUS President Barack Obama is hoping to generate early momentum for international climate talks in Paris next week by holding one-on-one meetings there with the leaders of China and India.
Nov 27, 2013
Court rejects man's plea seeking refuge due to climate changeA New Zealand judge on Tuesday rejected a Kiribati man's claim that he should be granted refugee status because of climate change.
Oct 16, 2013
Fearing climate change, Pacific man seeks asylum in New ZealandA Pacific Island man trying to flee rising seas and environmental risks caused by global warming in his home country of Kiribati asked a New Zealand court on Wednesday to let him pursue his claim as a climate change refugee.
Feb 06, 2013
Small tsunami hits Solomons after major quakeA small tsunami hit the Solomon Islands on Wednesday after a major 8.0 magnitude undersea earthquake sparked a tsunami warning for several South Pacific island nations and placed many more nations including Australia and Indonesia on alert.