The UK is taking a tentative step towards a radical ‘green’ future with zero emissions of greenhouse gases.
UK steps towards zero-carbon economy
The best — and fairest — way to cap global warming is to empower indigenous forest peoples, reduce food waste and slash meat consumption, an alliance of 38 NGOs said Monday.
Protecting nature the best way to keep planet cool
An area of low pressure located over the southwestern Caribbean Sea has 30 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the US National Hurricane Center said.
NHC says 30 percent chance of tropical cyclone developing in Caribbean Sea
Struggling homeowners, working single parents and the disabled will be among the hardest hit under the UK government’s new benefits system unless urgent action is taken in the budget, British Prime Minister Theresa May has been warned.
Millions to lose £52 a week with universal credit, report shows
Canada announced up to $50 million in aid to the United Nations (UN)’s relief agency for Palestinian refugees two months after the US cut its aid to that body.
Canada allocates $50m in aid to UN agency for Palestinians
Head of Iran’s Equestrian Federation said that steps have been taken to register Iranian horse breeds globally.
Persian horse breeds up for global registration
Hurricane-force winds have struck central and northern Portugal, leaving 300,000 homes without power.
Storm Leslie: Portugal hit by hurricane-force winds
A rescue team on Sunday began retrieving the bodies of nine climbers killed in a violent storm on Nepal's Mount Gurja, a freak accident that has left the mountaineering community reeling.
Bodies of nine climbers killed on Nepal peak found
Jessica Hartshorn, a forester with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, cut the bark away from a tamarack tree as she looked for larch beetles. The bugs, native to Minnesota, have exploded since 2000 because of longer warm seasons.
When it comes to climate change, you can argue, or adapt
The UN on Friday came under fire from several rights groups and activists, including Human Rights Watch (HRW), for picking a number of notorious violators to its Human Rights Council (UNHRC).
UN slammed for electing ‘unqualified’ members to Human Rights Council

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