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‘Declaration of war’: Pacific islands blast COP26 pledges

The United Nations COP26 Climate Change Conference held in Glasgow this month was billed as the last chance to save…

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Keystone XL: Company seeks damages over pipeline’s cancellation

TC Energy invokes NAFTA process to seek ‘lost investment’ in contentious pipeline nixed by Joe Biden earlier this year. The…

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94 of world’s 100 most polluted cities in India, China, Pakistan

Out of the world’s 100 most polluted cities, 94 are in India, China, and Pakistan. Every year, a thick smog…

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UN sounds alarm on Somalia’s ‘rapidly worsening’ drought

The drought has already forced an estimated 100,000 people to flee their homes in search of food, water and pasture…

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Amazon deforestation in Brazil surges to 15-year high

Space research agency findings come after the Brazilian government at the COP26 climate summit pledged to end illegal deforestation by…

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North American leaders to curb methane, boost vaccines: Officials

The leaders of Canada, Mexico and the US are set to hold their first joint meeting in five years. Canada,…

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Infographic: The world nuclear club

While 32 countries generate atomic energy, nine have nuclear weapons and seven countries have both. With the 26th UN Climate…

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COP26: Countries strike deal with coal compromise

Revised deal approved after last-minute change to text regarding coal, which drew complaints from vulnerable nations and others. The United…

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New COP26 draft deal urges coal curbs, faster climate action

UN climate summit draft texts urge accelerated phase-out of unfiltered coal and ‘inefficient’ fossil fuel subsidies, as negotiators work overtime…

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COP26 climate crisis talks pass deadline as negotiators seek deal

Negotiators at COP26 were racing on Friday to secure a climate crisis deal that would rein in the rising temperatures…

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