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New rules, old games

Katowice climate conference offers flexibility to developing nations but also familiar platitudes.

Warming bells


The Katowice test

UNFCCC summit must heed the frustration of countries that are most vulnerable to climate change.

Explained: How to reach a 1.5-degree world

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change releases its ‘special report’ on keeping warming to under 1.5°C as compared to pre-industrial times. Why is this important, and is it even doable?

A nudge for climate capital

Governments could spur green investments by taking risks off the table.

Earth Hour: Nothing 'virtual' about climate impact of emails, tweets

The 10th edition of Earth Day, organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature(WWF) and backed by other NGOs to raise awareness about the threat of climate change


Climate change wiped out prehistoric 'sea dragon': Study

The creatures were wiped out in two phases, they said, finally disappearing at the beginning of the Late Cretaceous period

Climate action plan still on paper: Municipal Corporation may miss MoEF grants

After a delay of over 18 months, the Chandigarh administration had formulated an action plan on climate change, which was approved by MoEF and a climate change advisory committee was constituted last year.

Pollution breaching right to happy life, urgent steps needed: President Pranab Mukherjee

The President said citizens of this country have a right to lead a healthy, happy and productive life.

Why the winter has arrived late and why the cold will last

A southward shift of two wind systems has allowed the Westerlies to penetrate into the Indian landmass. Indian Express explains how.

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Earth Hour 2016: Cities turn off lights to call for action on climate change

In Sydney, where the Earth Hour idea originated in 2007, many harbourside buildings fell dark as the city switched off for the tenth year in a row.

Beijing air pollution reaches extremely hazardous levels

More than 200 expressways were closed and residents were advised to stay indoors as China grappled with the worst smog of the year, ahead of the Paris climate meet on Monday (November 30).


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'Trees flying by' | The aftermath of hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael made landfall in the Florida Panhandle at close to Category 5 strength, causing widespread damage and killing at least two people.

The aftermath of a hurricane, seen from a drone

Aerial footage from North Carolina shows the scale of flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.


Seven countries are home to over half the world's population: News in Numbers

About 53% of the world population of the world lives in just seven countries. Take a look in today's News in Numbers.

How bad rains have been in Mumbai this year: News in Numbers

#NewsInNumbers How bad the rains in Mumbai have been this month. See more:

India, US to launch satellite on climate change in 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): India and the United States are collaborating to build a satellite on climate change which will be launched in 2021, said US ambassador to India Richard Verma.Divulging details, Verma said space agencies are developing NASA –ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar project or NISAR and plan to launch it from India’s impressive geo-synchronised satellite launch vehicle in 2021. Verma added that the satellite will use advance radar imaging to provide an unprecedented detail view of earth.


Explained: Why Winters Set In Late

A southward shift of two wind systems has allowed the Westerlies to penetrate into the Indian landmass. Indian Express explains how.