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Feb 07, 2019
2018 fourth hottest year on record, finds UN report; earth's temperature to approach dangerous levels in years to comeLast year, 2018, was the fourth hottest year on record and the outlook is for more sizzling heat approaching levels that most governments view as dangerous for the earth, a UN report showed on Wednesday.
Feb 05, 2019
Two thirds of Himalayan glaciers will have melted by the end of the century: ReportAs the glaciers shrink, hundreds of risky glacial lakes can burst & unleash floods, the report says.
Jan 14, 2019
India's love for hydroelectric power is misplaced: It isn't renewable, river flow is erratic and mega dams dangerousIn India, large hydro projects have already been associated with some of the country’s worst floods, deforestation, and submerging of forest lands.
Jan 02, 2019
Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil president: Leader calls on Congress to 'work tirelessly' to end corruptionJair Bolsonaro, 63, was a seven-term fringe congressman who rode a wave of anti-establishment anger to became Brazil's first far-right president since a military dictatorship gave way to civilian rule three decades ago.
Dec 30, 2018
2018 in Climate: Where India stands after COP24, the IPCC report and Paris rulebookFor fewer disasters like Ockhi & floods in Kerala to cope with, India has an important choice to make.
Dec 17, 2018
UN COP24 talks end with nations adopting new 'rulebook' to act on Paris climate dealNations managed a consensus on the “timely completion” of the IPCC report, but not its conclusions.
Dec 13, 2018
Climate change talks: COP24 fails to adopt key report as US pitches fossil fuels, India and Australia keep mumThe US, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Russia tried to downplay the landmark IPCC report
Dec 12, 2018
UN COP24 climate talks hit slump after clash between developed, developing nationsDeveloping nations insist burden of climate change mitigation can't be equally placed on all countries.
Dec 11, 2018
France 'yellow vest' protests: Emmanuel Macron speeds up tax cuts, raise wages to quell unrest; vows no backtrackingFrance's President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced wage rises for the poorest workers and tax cuts for pensioners in further concessions meant to defuse weeks of often violent protests that have challenged his authority.
Dec 10, 2018
'Leave our nation be': France tells Donald Trump not to interfere in country's affairs after US president tweets about Paris protestsThe French government on Sunday urged US president Donald Trump not to interfere in French politics after he tweeted on the Paris protests and the climate agreement.