Friday, 28 January 2022
Britain urges nations to deliver on climate pledges this year
Britain called on other nations on Monday to do more to deliver on an agreement struck last year at UN climate talks, with COP26 president Alok Sharma saying this year was the "time to honour our ...
24 Jan 2022, 23:03
Chilean scientists study climate change at 'end of the world'
Chilean scientists studying organisms in one of the most remote places on Earth are urging regional leaders to step up efforts to tackle climate change
29 Dec 2021, 10:07
Events that marked a tumultuous year 2021
From the Covid pandemic to the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and extreme weather, we look back on the key events of 2021
28 Dec 2021, 17:20
Putin lauds India as military, energy ties bolstered
Russian president Vladimir Putin lauded India as "a great power" in New Delhi on Monday as the traditional allies bolstered their military and energy ties, despite Washington's increasing courtship ...
08 Dec 2021, 12:38
COP deal 'tinged with disappointment': UK PM
British prime minister Boris Johnson on Sunday hailed a global accord to speed up action against climate change as "truly historic" and "the beginning of the end for coal power"
16 Nov 2021, 16:12
COP26 opens era of accountability: John Kerry
United States climate envoy John Kerry said on Monday that the COP 26 climate summit in Glasgow had opened a new phase of "accountability" in the world's battle against climate change.
15 Nov 2021, 22:53
Thunberg denounces COP26 deal, UN chief warns 'catastrophe' close
UN secretary general Antonio Guterres warned of an impending "climate catastrophe", while environmental campaigner Greta Thunberg dismissed Saturday's COP26 climate conference deal as "blah, blah, ...
14 Nov 2021, 16:58
What’s in the Glasgow Climate Pact?
Under the deal developed countries have essentially just agreed to continue discussions on the topic
14 Nov 2021, 13:26
COP26 strikes hard-fought deal but UN says ‘not enough’
The deal called on all countries to accelerate their emissions cuts by submitting new national plans by 2022, three years earlier than agreed in Paris
14 Nov 2021, 11:09
PM Hasina returns home ending 2-week visit to UK, France
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Sunday morning, wrapping up her two-week visit to the United Kingdom and France
14 Nov 2021, 10:08