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climate change

Suman Sahai | India has task cut out — to arrange waiver of IPR on green tech at G-20

No course correction will be possible unless green technologies already developed by industrial nations are made available to all countries

03 Feb 2023 12:05 AM

How Can AI Fight Against Climate Change?

Climate change has become such an integral part of our lives that to create a better future, we must think of innovative solutions.

23 Dec 2022 6:53 PM

AA Edit | A victory of sorts in climate change fight

Taken together, the final resolution looks to have followed the agenda of the rich nations.

21 Nov 2022 1:58 AM

AA Edit | Heatwaves are the new normal

The Arctic has seen its oldest and thickest ice declining by 95 per cent in the last three decades

11 Aug 2022 12:02 AM

Climate change adding layer of vulnerability to fragile Himalayas: Experts

Food security is at risk in the hills, with landslides, flash floods and soil erosion affecting agricultural land

23 Jul 2022 12:53 PM


AA Edit | Europe boils amid climate change

The UK, used to milder climes, saw 40 C crossed for the first time in its history while France had gone through it at least twice before

21 Jul 2022 12:17 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Pilgrimages amid changing climate: Ensure safety first

What do pilgrimages mean in the time of climate change and the consequent rise in extreme weather events?

14 Jul 2022 11:34 PM

AA Edit | Quake adds to Afghan woes

Afghan continues to be disfigured by natural calamities as it sits in tectonically active terrain over a vast number of fault lines

23 Jun 2022 11:25 PM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Climate crisis to be India’s biggest threat this century

One reason wheat prices have shot up has to do with the intense heatwave that struck parts of India from March

20 May 2022 12:15 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Rising stress of heat: Act now, before it gets worse

Cities and states are developing heat action plans, but the focus must remain on the most vulnerable

06 May 2022 12:09 AM


Heatwave to scorch India’s wheat supplies, adding food-shortage worries to world

This could be a serious blow to global wheat supplies after Ukraine war upended trade flows out of the critical Black Sea breadbasket region

02 May 2022 10:18 AM

Indranil Banerjie | Global climate calamity is here: Does anybody care?

All attempts to prevent climate change are failing and the situation is worsening

04 Mar 2022 3:38 AM

Aakar Patel | Are we ready to believe things are not going well with India?

A course can be corrected only if we accept that we are headed in the wrong direction

11 Jan 2022 2:15 AM

Padma Rao Sundarji | A cop-out for the world, but a triumph for India

India’s unassailable position as a world leader in climate negotiations was reaffirmed by PM Narendra Modi in a simple but skilful speech

16 Nov 2021 11:33 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Is there hope for planet, or will prophets of doom rule?

As with Covid, humanity is in this together

06 Nov 2021 2:43 AM


K.C. Singh | Can India change, make its policies climate-friendly?

But the United States, the European Union and China renounced the overseas funding of coal-related projects

03 Nov 2021 12:39 AM

PM lists India's five key climate targets; pledges 'Net Zero' emissions by 2070

A country reaches its net zero target when the amount of greenhouse gases it adds is no more than the amount taken away from the atmosphere

02 Nov 2021 7:12 AM

COP26: Climate change must be addressed on cooperative global level, says Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama said he was encouraged to see that the younger generations were demanding concrete action on climate change

31 Oct 2021 10:32 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | India set to score brownie points at Glasgow’s COP?

In Paris, there was a commitment to reduce carbon emissions by 50 per cent by 2030

29 Oct 2021 3:03 AM

Kishwar Desai | Queen caustic; many take an 'Earthshot' to 'fix' the planet

The Queen had a reception for the rich patrons who are going to pour money for fighting climate change

25 Oct 2021 1:47 AM