• Even a small rise in temperature increases chances of heat wave deaths, says new study
    • Even a small rise in temperature increases chances of heat wave deaths, says new study
    • Even a small rise in temperature increases chances of heat wave deaths, says new study

      Future climate warming will lead to substantial increases in heat-related deaths in India, warns study

      READ MORE 13 Jun 2017
    • The three-minute story of 800,000 years of climate change with a sting in the tail
    • The three-minute story of 800,000 years of climate change with a sting in the tail
    • The three-minute story of 800,000 years of climate change with a sting in the tail

      Since the industrial revolution, CO2 levels in the atmosphere have climbed to levels that are unprecedented

      READ MORE 13 Jun 2017
    • What is a pre-industrial climate and why does it matter?
    • What is a pre-industrial climate and why does it matter?
    • What is a pre-industrial climate and why does it matter?

      Different definitions of pre-industrial and natural climate make it harder to synthesise the results from individual studies

      READ MORE 12 Jun 2017
    • Rain-bearing low cloud cover decreased significantly in last 50 years: study
    • Rain-bearing low cloud cover decreased significantly in last 50 years: study
    • Rain-bearing low cloud cover decreased significantly in last 50 years: study

      The study also shows a decline in the number of rainy days in monsoon season

      READ MORE 10 Jun 2017
    • While nations play politics, cities and states are taking up the climate challenge
    • While nations play politics, cities and states are taking up the climate challenge
    • While nations play politics, cities and states are taking up the climate challenge

      Efforts to reduce global warming are advanced by the pedestrian, daily choices of households, businesses and sub-national governments

      READ MORE 09 Jun 2017
    • Earth's rain belts may shift farther north, claims study
    • Earth's rain belts may shift farther north, claims study
    • Earth's rain belts may shift farther north, claims study

      A redistribution of the Earth’s water belts could affect water availability for many across the world

      READ MORE 08 Jun 2017
    • Global warming and El Nino caused record temperature in Southeast Asia
    • Global warming and El Nino caused record temperature in Southeast Asia
    • Global warming and El Nino caused record temperature in Southeast Asia

      While El Nino triggered the heat, global warming pushed the temperatures to a record-breaking level in 2016, finds study

      READ MORE 08 Jun 2017
    • India has been getting warmer continuously, consistently and rapidly
    • India has been getting warmer continuously, consistently and rapidly
    • India has been getting warmer continuously, consistently and rapidly

      A new analysis by the Centre for Science and Environment has indicated that India is warming at a much faster rate than thought previously

      READ MORE 05 Jun 2017
    • On World Environment Day, CSE releases analysis of how India has warmed from 1901 till 2017
    • On World Environment Day, CSE releases analysis of how India has warmed from 1901 till 2017
    • On World Environment Day, CSE releases analysis of how India has warmed from 1901 till 2017

      Annual mean temperature in India has increased by about 1.2°C since the beginning of the 20th century

      READ MORE 05 Jun 2017
    • Derailment of climate action will be catastrophic for India
    • Derailment of climate action will be catastrophic for India
    • Derailment of climate action will be catastrophic for India

      With major GHG emitter backing off, any action to combat climate change will be insufficient, and that's not good news for India

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Setback for clean innovation, boost to fossil fuels
    • Setback for clean innovation, boost to fossil fuels
    • Setback for clean innovation, boost to fossil fuels

      USA’s exit from the Paris Agreement can lead to a higher degree of global temperature rise, with widespread impacts

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • How fair is it for Trump to walk out of Paris Agreement?
    • How fair is it for Trump to walk out of Paris Agreement?
    • How fair is it for Trump to walk out of Paris Agreement?

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Trump’s remark on India’s coal usage highly misleading
    • Trump’s remark on India’s coal usage highly misleading
    • Trump’s remark on India’s coal usage highly misleading

      This is the second time that US has blamed India and China for pulling out of the climate agreement

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Trump calls Paris Agreement ‘unfair’, but how fair is his claim?
    • Trump calls Paris Agreement ‘unfair’, but how fair is his claim?
    • Trump calls Paris Agreement ‘unfair’, but how fair is his claim?

      Trump’s speech on withdrawing from climate deal punctuated by half-truths and exaggerations

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Farmers will bear the brunt of climate change
    • Farmers will bear the brunt of climate change
    • Farmers will bear the brunt of climate change

      By 2050, India is likely to experience a temperature rise of 1-4°C; rainfall will increase by 9-16 per cent. This will have a detrimental …

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Time for China and Europe to lead, as Trump dumps the Paris climate deal
    • Time for China and Europe to lead, as Trump dumps the Paris climate deal
    • Time for China and Europe to lead, as Trump dumps the Paris climate deal

      Trump's decision of withdrawing from Paris Agreement leaves China and Europe with the job of preventing other nations from following suit

      READ MORE 02 Jun 2017
    • Why Trump is a bad businessman
    • Why Trump is a bad businessman
    • Why Trump is a bad businessman

      By pulling out of Paris Agreement, US loses an opportunity to expand clean energy markets and create jobs

      READ MORE 01 Jun 2017
    • Once again, US walks away from global climate agreement   
    • Once again, US walks away from global climate agreement   
    • Once again, US walks away from global climate agreement  

      Without the US being held accountable for reducing its share of emissions, the world cannot keep warming “well below 2°C”

      READ MORE 01 Jun 2017
    • To withdraw from climate deal is to reject the idea of global cooperation
    • To withdraw from climate deal is to reject the idea of global cooperation
    • To withdraw from climate deal is to reject the idea of global cooperation

      American pressure was fundamental in retaining voluntary emission reductions for countries and eliminating possibilities of penalties in the …

      READ MORE 01 Jun 2017
    • World’s second-largest emitter might leave the first-ever global climate deal
    • World’s second-largest emitter might leave the first-ever global climate deal
    • World’s second-largest emitter might leave the first-ever global climate deal

      READ MORE 01 Jun 2017
    • Is Trump doing what his people want?
    • Is Trump doing what his people want?
    • Is Trump doing what his people want?

      Seven in ten registered voters of the United States want the country to participate in the Paris Agreement 

      READ MORE 01 Jun 2017
    • Climate change will cost cities twice as much as rest of the world
    • Climate change will cost cities twice as much as rest of the world
    • Climate change will cost cities twice as much as rest of the world

      Cities act as “heat islands” when natural vegetation is replaced by heat-capturing surfaces such as concrete, asphalt and glass

      READ MORE 31 May 2017
    • Climate change could deal a blow to carbon storage capacity of forests: study
    • Climate change could deal a blow to carbon storage capacity of forests: study
    • Climate change could deal a blow to carbon storage capacity of forests: study

      While temperature rise will affect growth of some tree species, large-scale wildfires due to drier conditions will lead to release of larger …

      READ MORE 29 May 2017
    • Rising CO2 emissions may increase global iron deficiency risk
    • Rising CO2 emissions may increase global iron deficiency risk
    • Rising CO2 emissions may increase global iron deficiency risk

      The estimated percentages of lost dietary iron under rising CO2 levels range from 1.5 per cent to 5.5 per cent

      READ MORE 26 May 2017