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Climate change seen aiding spread of diseases
REUTERS
Times of India , Wednesday, October 08, 2008

BARCELONA: A "deadly dozen" diseases ranging from avian flu to yellow fever are likely to spread more because of climate change, the Wildlife Conservation Society said. The society, based in the B ...More


Evidence of warming growing: Pachauri
REUTERS
Times of India , Wednesday, October 08, 2008

BARCELONA: Evidence is mounting day by day that mankind is to blame for climate change, and the financial crisis is a temporary setback in the hunt for solutions, the head of the UN Climate Panel said ...More


New charges on shipping could help climate
Juliette Jowit
The Hindu , Tuesday, October 07, 2008

Billions of dollars could be raised to help the poorest countries cope with and tackle climate change under proposals to be floated in London this week for new charges on international shipping. Opp ...More


UK urged to cut emissions by 80% by 2050
Times of India , Tuesday, October 07, 2008

LONDON: Britain should increase its climate targets to an 80 per cent cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, compared to its present 60 percentgoal, its chief adviser on climate change said on Tuesd ...More


UN sees risks mounting for global warming fight
Times of India , Tuesday, October 07, 2008

LONDON/BARCELONA: The struggle against climate change must not follow world trade talks into limbo as risks mount that the credit crisis will sap commitment to the fight, the U.N. climate chief said o ...More


EU lawmakers approach Super Tuesday climate vote
Times of India , Tuesday, October 07, 2008

BRUSSELS: European Union lawmakers will vote on Tuesday on whether to support sweeping cuts in carbon emissions from coal plants and tweaks to EU climate change proposals which would ease costs for in ...More


UN body to finalize action on ship emissions
Times of India , Tuesday, October 07, 2008

LONDON: Curbing greenhouse gas emissions from ships, possibly by including the sector for the first time in an emissions trading scheme, tops the agenda at a meeting of the industry's top regulatory ...More


‘100 months left to save the earth’
Special Correspondent
The Hindu , Friday, September 12, 2008

India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Indonesia among global warming’s ‘hotspots’ Visakhapatnam facing immediate threat due to proposed coastal corridor ‘VISAKHAPATNAM: More and more people are express ...More


Africa told to unite over environmental threats
Staff reporter
Times of India , Friday, September 12, 2008

REUTERS KIGALI: African nations at the sharp edge of climate change must unite in talks to strike a new deal in Denmark at the end of 2009 on a successor to the Kyoto Protocol, a conference heard ...More


Australia govt buys huge farm to save dying river
Staff reporter
Times of India , Friday, September 12, 2008

REUTERS CANBERRA: An irrigation farm larger than Singapore and sucking up billions of litres of water each year has been bought by Australia's government to help save one of the country's most vit ...More


Keeping carbon emission to 2005 levels not enough
Staff reporter
Times of India , Friday, September 12, 2008

PTI NEW YORK: Painting a grim picture, a new study shows that even if greenhouse gas emissions are fixed at 2005 levels, irreversible warming will lead to biodiversity loss and substantial glacial ...More


Move to a sustainable world: IUCN
Staff reporter
Times of India , Thursday, September 11, 2008

IANS NEW DELHI: The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has called on the environmental movement to play a decisive role in planning and inspiring a transition to a world that su ...More


Old forests help curb global warming too
Staff reporter
Times of India , Thursday, September 11, 2008

AFP PARIS: Old-growth forests remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, helping to curb the greenhouse gases that drive global warming, according to a study to be published tomorrow. Many env ...More


'Emissions-free' coal plant pilot fires up in Germany
Staff reporter
Times of India , Wednesday, September 10, 2008

AFP BERLIN: One of Europe's biggest power companies inaugurates on Tuesday a pilot project using a technology that it is presenting as a huge potential breakthrough in the fight against climate ch ...More


Will going vegetarian help save the world?
Staff reporter
Times of India , Wednesday, September 10, 2008

TNN NEW DELHI: R K Pachauri, chief of the Nobel prize winning UN climate change panel, has spiced up the debate on kebabs and steaks by suggesting that the best and easiest way of stemming climate ...More


'Human rights must be at heart of climate deal'
Staff reporter
Times of India , Tuesday, September 09, 2008

REUTERS LONDON: Respect and legal responsibility for human rights must be at the heart of any new deal to tackle climate change, aid group Oxfam said on Tuesday noting that rich nations had to bea ...More


New fodder for cows to combat climate change
Staff reporter
Times of India , Tuesday, September 09, 2008

IANS LONDON: The burping of cows is to go green in Britain as part of the environmental exercise to reduce carbon emissions. The cow releases more carbon gases from its mouth than from its rea ...More


India will avoid 5mn tonnes of CO2 emissions by 2012
Staff reporter
Times of India , Monday, September 08, 2008

Nitin Sethi,TNN NEW DELHI: For those who believe India is not doing enough to check the growth of its greenhouse gas emissions, here is some news that should serve as an eye-opener. Through carbon ...More


Pay a voluntary carbon market, make green conscience!
Staff reporter
Times of India , Monday, September 08, 2008

IANS NEW DELHI: Flying from Delhi to Mumbai and worried that you are adding to climate change? Just pay Rs.90 to the 'voluntary carbon market' that will use the money in green schemes. The vol ...More


Thaw of polar regions may need new UN laws
Staff reporter
Times of India , Monday, September 08, 2008

REUTERS OSLO: A new set of United Nations laws may be needed to regulate new Arctic industries such as shipping and oil exploration as climate change melts the ice around the North Pole, legal exp ...More


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