India's children face lifelong health burden of climate change: Lancet report
If the world follows a business-as-usual pathway, with high carbon emissions and climate change continuing at the current rate, children born today will face a world that will be on average over 4 degrees Celsius warmer by their 71st birthday, threatening their health at every stage of their lives.
'I miss my family and dogs', says Greta Thunberg as she hitches a low-carbon ride to Europe
The teen climate activist has concluded her nearl...
Need to decouple growth in GDP from growth in greenhouse gas emissions
Narasimha Rao, a professor at the Yale School of Forestry and Environm...
Prince Charles turns 71; spends birthday with Mukesh Ambani, Ratan Tata, Katy Perry in Mumbai
The Indian business leaders discussed sustainable market initiatives with the royal.
Putting the fizz and pizzazz into physics
Science and humour: a punny thing happened on the way to the lab.
Green ministry seeks Rs 1.69 lakh crore grant to curb pollution
The environment ministry, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and top officials of Punjab and Haryana governments have faced the Supreme Court’s ire over “severe” levels of air pollution in Delhi-NCR and the lack of adequate steps taken to counter the menace.
Javadekar takes charge as Union Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Javadekar also holds information & broadcasting, and environment, forest and climate change portfolios. Addressing a press conference here on Monday, Sawant accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of reneging on its promise to the Shiv Sena for equal division of seats and power and forcing the Uddhav Thackeray-led party to snap ties.
This is what climate change sounds like
Even as polls indicate a growing acceptance of the reality of global warming, many people are still not motivated enough to act; it feels too abstract, more likely to affect others rather than themselves. Lately, to convey the urgency of climate change, scientists have begun translating its dry data points into heart-rending melodies.
Watch: British Prince Charles reaches India for a 2-day visit
Britain's Prince Charles, who arrived in India on a two-day trip, will have a packed schedule, including a bilateral meeting with President ...
60-ft tall mural of Greta Thunberg stares down at San Francisco, as climate activist gets ready to sail to Madrid
The 16-year-old is sailing from Virginia on a 48-foot catamaran.
Karnataka Planters’ Association (KPA) estimates coffee production to be down by 30-35% in 2019-20
KPA chairman M B Ganapathy told media-persons at Bengaluru that like last time the current year too has been challenging considering the vagaries of weather and price issues leading to a financial crisis in the plantation sector. In 2018-19 KPA had estimated the coffee production to have dropped by 30% in general and 45% in Coorg due to heavy rains.
Arnold Schwarzenegger inspired by Greta Thunberg, goes cycling with climate change activist
The two were joined by Svante Thunberg and Christina Schwarzenegger.
New Zealand passes law aimed at combating climate change
The Zero Carbon bill aims to make New Zealand reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to the point the country becomes mostly carbon neutral by 2050. It gives some leeway to farmers, who bring in much of the country's foreign income. The bill would require all greenhouse gases except methane from animals to be reduced to net zero by 2050.
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