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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

From grounded flights to lack of interest in sex: Here are some of the ways climate change will affect you

Water scarcity, drought, heatwave are just a few of the many well-known effects of climate change.

published on : 7th August 2017

‘Methanol will bring down import costs on fuel by 50 per cent’  

By putting the chemical methanol, also known as methyl alcohol to best use, the overall import cost of our country on fuels can be reduced flat by 50 per cent.

published on : 6th August 2017

Heat in South Asia could exceed survivable levels by 2100: Study

The study in the journal Science Advances warned of "summer heat waves with levels of heat and humidity that exceed what humans can survive without protection."

published on : 2nd August 2017

Global warming may put 53 million Indians at protein deficiency risk

Human-caused carbon dioxide emissions will lead to a decline in the nutritional value of rice, wheat, and other staple crops leading to protein deficiency. 

published on : 2nd August 2017

Global warming threatening European wine industry

Wine lovers may soon be left wanting for more as a recent study has found that rising temperatures are affecting wine production.

published on : 13th July 2017

Ozone recovery may be delayed by rise of paint stripper chemicals

Researchers have warned that due to the recent increase in an unregulated ozone-depleting substance, the recovery of Antarctic ozone levels can be delayed by five up to 30 years.

published on : 28th June 2017

74 percent world population to face deadly heat-waves by 2100: Study

Seventy-four per cent of the world's population will be exposed to deadly heat-waves by 2100, if carbon dioxide emissions continue to rise at current rates, a study warns.

published on : 20th June 2017
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