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1.5 degrees Celsius climate goal 'very unlikely' but doable: Draft UN report

The Paris Agreement goal of capping global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius will slip beyond reach unless nations act now to slash carbon pollution.

published on : 13th January 2018

How climate change may transform taste of wines

Climate change may cause popular wines to taste different, forcing winemakers to plant lesser- known grape varieties to counteract some of the effects of global warming.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Chocolate likely to get extinct in 30 years

Experts have warned that increase in warmer global temperatures and dryer weather conditions could see chocolate disappear by as early as 2050.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Global warming of two degrees may up drought, wildfires

Drought severity has been increasing across the Mediterranean, southern Africa, and the eastern coast of Australia over the course of the 20th Century.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Quarter of land on earth will be drier under two degrees Celsius due to global warming

More than a quarter of Earth's land surface will become "significantly" drier even if humanity manages to limit global warming to two degrees Celsius, scientists said today.

published on : 1st January 2018

'Could use a little global warming': As cold wave sweeps US, Trump derides climate change science

Trump, 71, has dismissed global warming as a Chinese hoax, vowed to quit the 2015 Paris accord and tapped fossil fuel allies to key environmental posts.

published on : 29th December 2017

Eight stories that touched a chord in 2017

These stories will not only inspire you but they will also melt your heart and further restore your faith in humanity along with teaching you life-long lessons.

published on : 26th December 2017

Envoy says US to keep fighting greenhouse gas emissions

Britain and Canada, meanwhile, announced a new alliance aimed at encouraging countries to phase out the use of coal to curb climate change.

published on : 17th November 2017

United Nations chief says USD 100 billion climate fund far from guaranteed

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said a USD 100 billion annual funds to help developing countries tackle climate change was crucial to achieve the goals of the Paris climate deal.

published on : 11th November 2017

Nations to work on curbing climate change despite uncertainty over US 

President Donald Trump announced earlier this year that the US will pull out of the 2015 Paris climate accord unless his administration can secure a better deal.

published on : 4th November 2017

US government report to warn climate change is real

The US government is expected to release Friday a major scientific report that says climate change is real, caused by human activity, and is affecting the daily lives of Americans.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Climate change has enormous implications in The Himalayas: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

Climate change has "enormous" geopolitical implications in the Himalayas, particularly in the region between India and Pakistan, says Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.

published on : 2nd November 2017

No room for politics in climate change: Former Kiribati President Anote Tong

Former President of little-known island country Republic of Kiribati,  Anote Tong played a crucial role in making climate change a topic to discuss at global stages.

published on : 9th October 2017

CM Chandrababu Naidu presides over one lakh housewarming ceremonies in Andhra Pradesh

The Chandrababu Naidu government organised an en masse housewarming ceremony (griha pravesam) for all such houses, built with the aid of the Union government as part of the Housing for All policy.

published on : 2nd October 2017

2016 confirmed as hottest in 137 years globally: US government Report

A US government report has confirmed that 2016 topped 2015 as the hottest year globally in 137 years of record keeping.

published on : 11th August 2017
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