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Commonwealth rich nations contribute less towards climate change fight: British charity

Report revealed richer nations including Britain, Australia, Singapore and Canada shirking their responsibilities, while the poorer members are picking up the slack.

published on : 16th April 2018

A clarion call for climate change

Various organisations have come together to launch ‘Change Can Change Climate Change’ project  The vision of the project will be to prepare the next generation to mitigate climate change.

published on : 4th April 2018

Climate change: 2C cap on global warming won't save Arctic sea ice

Holding the line at 1.5 C (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit), however, would make a huge difference, according to two separate studies published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Some US states press ahead on climate change goals, despite Trump

Trump has taken an axe to the environmental regulations he inherited from his predecessor Obama, cutting dozens of rules ranging from fracking on public land to protections for endangered species.

published on : 1st April 2018

World cities go dark for global Earth Hour climate campaign 2018

The Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower and Moscow's Red Square were among the world landmarks to go dark, as part of a global campaign to raise awareness about the impacts of climate change.

published on : 25th March 2018

Sydney goes dark as global Earth Hour climate campaign kicks off

The Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge went dark for an hour Saturday to kick off a global campaign raising awareness about the impacts of climate change.

published on : 24th March 2018

Macron takes dig at Trump over Paris climate agreement, hails efforts of India for International Solar Alliance

At the founding conference of the ISA, while hailing the 'Solar Mamas', a group of women solar engineers, Macron also referred to the countries which decided to leave the climate agreement.

published on : 11th March 2018

Chennai lost 33 per cent of wetlands in decade

Chennai lost 33 per cent of wetlands during the last decade as per land use map data, according to a report submitted to the State government.

published on : 11th March 2018

India, France sign pact to deepen cooperation in environment field

India and France also committed to fully implement the historic Paris climate change Agreement at the forthcoming Conference of Parties (COP24).

published on : 10th March 2018

More pacts needed to fight climate change: French President Emmanuel Macron

Referring to the Paris Framework Agreement on Climate Change, Macron said despite the US decision to leave the pact, many countries have decided to stick by it.

published on : 10th March 2018

Climate change impacts women more than men: UN

In the immediate aftermath of extreme events, emergency shelters can be inadequately equipped to support women, the UN revealed. 

published on : 9th March 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron heads to India, seeking to avoid Trudeau errors

Trudeau and Macron are often compared internationally because of their broadly similar political views, as well as youth and good looks.

published on : 8th March 2018

Spring is arriving earlier in polar regions than anywhere else

The study, published in Nature's online journal Scientific Reports, showed that for every 10 degrees north from the equator you move, spring arrives about four days earlier than it did a decade ago. 

published on : 6th March 2018

Climate change driving dramatic rise in sea levels: NASA study

The sea level may rise twice as high by 2100 as previously estimated as a result of climate change, a new NASA study says.

published on : 5th March 2018

Significant climatic change in Himalayas since 2000: DRDO’s Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment

The study by scientists from Chandigarh-based SASE found that that amount of snowfall has decreased whereas rainfall has increased in the last 25 years in the Himalayan region.

published on : 23rd February 2018
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