World  /  Published 27.08.19

Brazil to reject millions in aid

Environment secretary for the state of Amazonas said that a lack of resources has been hampering his state’s ability to fight the fire effectively...
By Manuela Andreoni/New York Times News Service in Rio de Janeiro

Opinion  /  Published 26.08.19

The commodification of nature is criminal folly

The future of what is left of the Amazon rainforest now lies in the hands of citizens...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 24.08.19

Brazil leader reverses course on fires

Bolsonaro mobilises armed forces to help contain blazes of a scale not seen in a decade...
By Ernesto Londoño, Manuela Andreoni and Letícia Casado/New York Times News Service in Rio de Janeiro

Opinion  /  Published 24.08.19

Amazon: The lungs of the world are on fire

The Amazon will need more than prayers, it will need action...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 23.08.19

Alarm and fear in Europe over Amazon fires

Macron accuses Brazil leader Bolsonaro of lying about being commited to fighting climate change...
By Richard Pérez-Peña and Matina Stevis-Gridneff/ NYTNS in London


World  /  Published 21.08.19

Fires rage in Amazon forests

Concerns grow over Right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro’s environmental policy...
By Reuters in Brasilia

India  /  Published 18.08.19

AIIMS fully functional after fire: Officials

All patients who were shifted out as a precautionary measure were taken back to their respective wards...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.08.19

Fire and panic at AIIMS, some patients evacuated

No one was injured, officials said...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.08.19

Blaze in AIIMS, 22 fire tenders called in

No report of casualties, Arun Jaitley in the ICU in a different building at the hospital...
By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.08.19

Experts differ over fire ladder plan in Calcutta

The fire department will buy a hydraulic ladder that can go up to 102 metres and fight flames...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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