Climate Change
Opinion  /  Published 26.01.21

Climate change: from Paris to Glasgow

The Paris climate agreement completed five years recently. One can still remember Prakash Javadekar, India’s environment minister, saying, “All our demands have been met; we are going to c...
By Jayanta Basu in

Opinion  /  Published 24.12.20

Great flood: India’s climate refugees

The Covid-19 pandemic has, ironically, thrown into sharp focus the plight of a largely invisible constituency — India’s migrant population. After the Centre hastily imposed a poorly-planne...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.20

Climate cloud: Paris pact and more

Five years are enough to compile a report card on global action to mitigate climate change. The legally binding climate pact in Paris was adopted by as many as 196 countries in December 2015; it is, t...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.20

Lessons from 2020: Climate change, health, security

The year, 2020, will be marked in history as the year of the Covid-19 pandemic, much like 1918 was the year of the Spanish flu a century ago. The year actually began on an optimistic note as world out...
By Renu Kohli in

India  /  Published 12.12.20

India to achieve Paris Agreement goals soon: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said India is on track to achieve its Paris Agreement targets and will exceed them beyond expectations, adding that the country has cut down its emission inten...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi


India  /  Published 12.12.20

Emission cut not enough

A number of global climate reports released recently have pointed to a “record drop” in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere in 2020 because of reduced economic activities caused by the pandem...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.11.20

Long road: War on climate change

Strides on the path of survival come with additional responsibility. India, reportedly the only country among the G20 nations to be on track towards fulfilling the climate change mitigation commitment...
By The Editorial Board in

World  /  Published 09.11.20

Biden embodies hope to purify anti-science air

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 17.10.20

California aid plea rejected

The Trump administration has rejected California’s request for disaster relief aid for six major wildfires that scorched more than 1.8 million acres in land, destroyed thousands of structures an...
By Thomas Fuller, Derrick Bryson Taylor in Moraga (California)

World  /  Published 08.10.20

World’s hottest September on record

Last month was the world’s hottest September on record, with unusually high temperatures recorded off Siberia, in West Asia, and in parts of South America and Australia, the European Union&...
By Reuters in London


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