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Greta Thunberg Once Again Targets World Leaders For Ignoring Climate Emergency

Accusing world leaders of ignoring the climate emergency and “sweeping their mess under the rug”, Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg …

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A campaigner informs a pedestrian about extinction level threats [image by: kthtrnr/Flickr]

Five Takeaways From The UN’s Proposals To Protect Biodiversity

Dubbed by some the “other COP”, UN negotiations over revised biodiversity targets and a new international framework for nature restoration …

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The Hangul, or Kashmir stag, in Dachigam, the only area where its threatened population is stable [image by: Khursheed Ahmad]

What Now For J&K’s State Animal And Bird?

Before August 5, 2019, when the former state of Jammu & Kashmir was converted into the union territories of Ladakh …

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Pakistan’s National Disaster Management Authority has scrambled rescue operations in the Neelum Valley, but many people remain out of reach [image: NDMA]

Himalayan Cold Wave, Avalanches, Kill Hundreds In South Asia

In a video gone viral among some circles, an old man lies curled up in the snow, frozen to death. …

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The Hokersar wetland in Kashmir [Image by: Athar Parvaiz]

Report To National Green Tribunal Raises Spirits In Kashmir

At a time when Kashmir’s forests face the axe and the government looks to demarcate land for investors from elsewhere …

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Part of a degraded forest in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district [image by: Athar Parvaiz]

Kashmir’s Forests Face The Axe

The former Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) of the erstwhile Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir was very busy in September …

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Secretary General Antonio Guterres and Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa taking questions on the first day of the conference [image by: UNclimatechange / Flickr]

No Appetite To Pay To Stop Global Warming

The annual summit of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) starts just a few weeks before the 2015 …

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A Report Claims More Than 5 Lakh People Died Prematurely In India Due To Outdoor Air Pollution

More than five lakh people died prematurely in India in 2016 due to dangerous levels of outdoor air pollution and …

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Record breaking rainfall exposed the dysfunctional urban planning and corruption in Patna [image by: Prashant Ravi]

Patna Drowns As Climate Change Meets Corruption

They found him stranded inside his waterlogged home. Dressed in shorts and slippers and with a few bags by his …

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Trapped Between Melting Glaciers And A Rising Sea: UN

Rapid sea level rise and accelerated melting of glaciers due to global warming will increasingly disrupt lives of more than …

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