Science & Health
UNEP's annual Emissions Gap Report says that even if all current unconditional commitments under the Paris Agreement are implemented, temperatures are expected to rise by 3.2 degrees Celsius, bringing even wider-ranging and more destructive climate impacts.
Nov 27, 2019
Emergency workers told local media one of those killed was an elderly woman who had managed to save her grandson by cradling him with her body.
Nov 26, 2019
The earthquake measuring 5.9 struck early morning about 120 kilometres southeast of Tabriz city on East Azerbaijan Province.
Nov 8, 2019
The extended rains have wreaked havoc, with northern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar being the worst hit in the latest spell of intense downpours, killing 144 people since last Friday.
Oct 2, 2019
A red alert was sounded for most districts in the state, as the IMD predicted heavy to very heavy rainfalls over the next three days.
Sep 30, 2019
Launched on Gandhi Jayanti on October 2, 2014, the mission sought to clean up urban and rural infrastructure and aimed to achieve "open-defecation free" (OPF) India by 2019.
Sep 28, 2019