Carbon Emissions
Science  /  Published 03.06.20

Hurricanes pick up speed

Hurricanes pick up speedIn almost every region of the world where hurricanes form, their maximum sustained winds are getting stronger. Scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 27.03.20

Privilege on a plate

Sir — Amid lockdowns in countries across the world to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the kitchen seems to have become the favourite hang-out of the rich and the famous. It is no secret that ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 20.02.20

India 'bigger problem' than China

India poses a “bigger problem” than China when it comes to fighting climate change, particularly on reducing carbon emissions, Democratic presidential aspirant and former New York mayor Michael Bl...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 16.01.20

Moment of crisis for planet, says naturalist

British naturalist David Attenborough said the “moment of crisis” had come in the fight against climate change, warning that governments’ targets for decades in the future were not enough to sav...
By Reuters in London

Business  /  Published 26.12.19

Car pooling picks up pace

Quick Ride, a Bangalore-based start-up that offers car pooling services to commuters through its app across several cities in India, including Calcutta, has registered 22 lakh new users in 2019. The s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

World  /  Published 15.12.19

UN climate talks limp toward finish line

After two weeks of talks on tackling global warming, nations have little progress to show for it.Negotiators from almost 200 nations planned to gather for a final time at the U.N. climate meeting in M...
By AP in Madrid

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Green buildings: The State must support R&D

Global warming is a concern worldwide, and the negative environmental effects of buildings — through energy consumption, carbon emission, raw material use and waste — are well-known. A growing wor...
By Bidisha Biswas in

Opinion  /  Published 13.04.19

What's Flygskam? Ask the Swedes

Shame can be a bit of an enigma. The emotion, in those with a conscience, is ostensibly a response to their surrender to vice. But an ingenious mind can also turn shame into a weapon to achieve someth...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.18

Join hands for a common climate goal

Apathy towards the environment is not a recent phenomenon. Every year, countries huddle together under the banner of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change-Conference of the Parties...
By Swati Prabhu in


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