climate

Voting under way in climate-dominated Australians election

Sydney: Australians flocked to the polls Saturday capping a bitterly fought election that may be the first anywhere decided by climate po...Read More

Japanese scientists discover giant pattent among clouds of Venus planet

Japanese scientists discover giant pattent among clouds of Venus planet

Tokyo: Japanese scientists have identified a giant streak structure among the clouds covering the planet Venus, based on observation from...Read More

Climate change can cost US billions of dollars annually

Climate change can cost US billions of dollars annually

Washington: A new US government report has delivered a dire warning about climate change and its devastating impact, saying that the econ...Read More

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Indore: Cloud pulls down some heat but yet to pour

Indore: Indoreans on Thursday breathed a sigh of relief as clouds pulled the soaring daytime temperature down by two degrees Celsius in c...Read More

Telangana to witness extremely hot summer

Telangana to witness extremely hot summer

Telangana: Telangana is expected to witness extreme heat this summer season as the local weather office has predicted that temperature co...Read More

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Altering flight routes may cut climate impact by 10 per cent

London : Making small changes to some flight routes could help airlines reduce their climate impact by up to 10%, according to a new stud...Read More

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Blame avalanches on Pak shelling, climate change: Army chief

New Delhi : Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said climate change and heavy shelling from Pakistan are responsible for the increas...Read More

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Indore: India a pivot in climate change control, says Fred H Walti

Indore: “Climate change will be the biggest hurdle in development of human race. Solution to this problem is use of clean technology and ...Read More

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Historic deal reached to limit powerful greenhouse gases

According to the amendment, developed countries will reduce  use of hydrofluorocarbons first, followed by China 

Ganga ‘drying’ up as summer peaks!

Allahabad : The River Ganga is drying up as temperatures continue to rise across the country. Locals in Allahabad, where Yamuna and the m...Read More

With sea level rise, damage costs rise even faster: study

With sea level rise, damage costs rise even faster: study

Berlin: The damage costs from climate impacts for coastal regions consistently increase at a higher rate than the sea-level rise itself, ...Read More

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Hong Kong hit by coldest temperatures in 60 years

Hong Kong : A cold snap gripped Hong Kong, with residents shivering as temperatures plunged to the lowest point in nearly 60 years and fr...Read More

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World’s lakes warming at an alarming rate, warns study

New York : Climate change is warming lakes around the world at an alarming rate, threatening freshwater supplies and ecosystems, says the...Read More

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World Bank to help countries deliver on climate commitments

Washington: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim welcomed the historic global climate agreement reached in Paris, saying the World Bank was ...Read More

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Will Bay of Bengal turn into Bay of hope or fear?

New Delhi : The world is becoming increasingly aware of the impact of climate change, and India is no exception.

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No accord yet, Paris climate talks run over

Paris : The climate conference here has been extended by another day, not for the first time at the conference of parties (CoP) seeking t...Read More

‘Glaciers in Mt Everest shrink 28% in 40 yrs’

‘Glaciers in Mt Everest shrink 28% in 40 yrs’

Beijing : Glaciers on Mount Everest, source of major Asian rivers like Brahmaputra, have shrunk by 28 per cent over the past 40 years due...Read More

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An unspoken option if climate talks fail: Geoengineering

Paris : It”s the option climate negotiators here are loath to talk about. What if they fail to curb global warming and the environment ge...Read More

‘Chennai floods an eye opener for city planners’

Washington : The severe flooding in Chennai caused by torrential rains is a result of climate change and should be an eye opener for city...Read More

Marathon dialogue for  climate deal takes off

Marathon dialogue for climate deal takes off

Le Bourget (France) : A day after world leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed to unitedly fight climate change, negotiator...Read More