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Crete struck by 5.8-magnitude earthquake

After a 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Greek island of Crete, at least one person has been killed and several injured.

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Australian PM refuses to commit to phasing out fossil fuels

Australian Prime Minister has refused to commit to phasing out fossil fuels as a major climate conference approaches, while his deputy doubled down on...

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Magnitude 5.7 quake hits south of Philippines capital

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck south of the Philippines capital Manila ear...

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California governor signs $15 billion package to tackle climate change

After a devastating wildfire season, California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a $15 billion package that will fund programs to tackle drought and c...

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Airport closed as volcano intensifies

Intensifying volcanic explosions have forced the airport on the Spanish island of La Palma to be closed.

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EU countries struggle to agree approach to COP26 climate talks

European Union countries are struggling to agree their negotiating position for the COP26 climate change conference, with rifts emerging over timefram...

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Rule to slash the use of climate-warming gas finalized in America

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a rule that will slash the use of a potent climate-warming gas commonly used in refrigerators a...

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Time for humanity to grow up on climate change

It is time for humanity to grow up on climate change, Boris Johnson has said in a speech to the United Nations in New York. 

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La Palma volcano leaves trail of devastation

Lava flowed from an erupting volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma for a fourth day forcing more people to evacuate their homes and blanketing tow...

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China-Aided Essential Waste Management Supplies Handed Over to Rapti Provincial Hospital

UNDP works closely with Department of Health Services under the Ministry of Health and Population of the Government of Nepal and with seven COVID-19 d...