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Warming Arctic is 'new normal,' will affect us all: report

The region around the north pole 'shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen region it was decades ago,' the report said. 

In Jakarta, flood-hit slum residents aim for a higher, drier future

Jakarta, a coastal city built on a swampy plain, faces no end of flood worries, not least because roughly 40 ...

To save climate, stop investing in fossil fuels: economists

Boosting renewable energy such as solar and wind is not enough.
December 08, 2017 | 10:02 am GMT+7

Global warming outpacing current forecasts: study

A half-degree increase on the thermometer could translate into devastating consequences.
December 07, 2017 | 08:56 am GMT+7

Trump outlines big cuts to Utah monuments, environmentalists sue

While a handful of monuments have been resized in the past, none has been cut back to such an extent, putting the president's proclamation in uncharted legal territory.
December 05, 2017 | 10:40 pm GMT+7

Obama laments lack of US climate leadership in Paris

'I grant you that at the moment we have a temporary absence of American leadership on the issue.'
December 03, 2017 | 09:21 am GMT+7

Natural disasters cost Vietnam $2.3 billion from Jan-Nov: report

The losses, including 390 people dead or missing , have already surpassed last year’s numbers.
December 01, 2017 | 04:37 pm GMT+7

363 dead, missing in Vietnam this year amid poor weather forecasting: PM

Inaccurate forecasts and inadequate preparations have been blamed for huge damages from disasters in Vietnam.
November 18, 2017 | 04:51 pm GMT+7

UN climate talks enter extra time, unnerved by pro-coal Washington

Trump's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement has cast a long shadow over the talks.
November 18, 2017 | 08:51 am GMT+7

Battle lines drawn over coal at UN climate talks

As countries take the pledge to phase out coal, the U.S. takes a lone stand for 'clean fossil fuels.'
November 17, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

World leaders plead for climate action at UN forum

'Climate change is here to stay unless you do something about it.'
November 16, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Climate change pushing Earth toward risky 'tipping points': report

Talks at Bonn show climate change efforts are actually leaping backward. 
November 14, 2017 | 12:11 pm GMT+7

Global 2pct rise in CO2 'giant leap backwards for humankind'

Global commitments made in Paris to reduce emissions are still not being matched by actions.'
November 13, 2017 | 04:00 pm GMT+7

Developing world says rich nations shirking on climate

China is the world's top carbon polluter, followed by the United States, the European Union, India and Russia.
November 10, 2017 | 08:46 am GMT+7

Urgent actions and cash needed to solve climate change impacts, experts say

Poorer countries suffer more from climate change. 
November 07, 2017 | 09:04 am GMT+7