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Global Environment


One of the world’s wealthiest oil exporters is becoming unliveable

January 17, 2022 2:44 pm

Global warming is smashing temperature records all over the world, but Kuwait — one of the hottest countries on the planet — is fast becoming unliveable.

Europe rolls out plan to shift from fossil fuels, an effort that could impact trade

July 15, 2021 11:33 am

The carbon border tax could not only shake up global trade and invite a dispute over protectionism in the World Trade Organization, it could also create new diplomatic fault lines ahead of the Glasgow climate talks.

Glacier blood? Watermelon snow? Whatever it’s called, snow shouldn’t be so red.

June 14, 2021 2:00 pm

Researchers are starting to investigate the species that drive alpine algal blooms to better understand their causes and effects.

Here's how you can extend the life of clothes

January 15, 2020 2:51 pm

According to a recent study by the University of Leeds, shorter and cooler cycles of washing clothes may extend the life of garments and reduce the number of microfibres released in the environment.

'Currency threat biggest for cos in India'

May 15, 2012 1:24 am

45 per cent of executives in India termed exchange-rate volatility as the biggest threat.

US misread global environment,lost its way: Friedman

September 03, 2014 1:02 pm

Thomas L Friedman expressed concern over the manner in which US has lost its way.

Growth of cities 'endangers environment'

August 20, 2011 11:51 am

The study provides first estimate of how fast urban areas are growing and how fast they may grow.

Panasonic to slash 17K jobs

April 29, 2011 12:04 am

The reorganisation will cost about ¥160 billion

Because they Care

October 05, 2010 1:40 am

It takes a minute to litter your city with used plastic glasses or to burn that extra fuel and to leave the lights and fans on.