‘World leaders left COP 25 in Madrid with no plan for climate crisis’
Climate Action Network (CAN), a global network of over 1300 Non Governmental organisations (NGOs) in more than 120 countries has taken a comprehensive look at the just concluded United Nations climate
More fires and evacuations in weary California
Firefighters battled several active wildfires on Thursday in California but appeared to make headway against a number of major blazes that have forced mass evacuations and power cuts. Two fast-moving infernos broke out early Thursday in the southern part of the state, burning several homes and forcing people to flee.
Firefighters battle fierce wildfires across California
Wildfires raged across California on Friday, destroying homes and forcing evacuations, as over 1,000 firefighters tackled flames in the southern part of the state alone.
Southern California wildfires burning unchecked
Gusting winds fueling a fast-moving wildfire in southern California showed no signs of abating Saturday as a blaze that forced the evacuation of some 100,000 people kept burning out of control.
Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires in the Amazon rainforest, amid growing international pressure over the wildfires.
Goat brigades help battle Portugal's deadly wildfires
Fernando Moura and his herd may not look like heroes but the Portuguese farmer and his 370 goats are the latest recruits in the country's battle against summer forest fires.
Greek prime minister Tsipras visits scene of wildfire disaster
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday paid his first visit to the area ravaged by the country's worst ever wildfires as anger mounts over his government's response to the disaster that left scores of people dead.
Death toll climbs to 88 from Greek wildfires
A woman has died in hospital taking the death toll from Greece's worst wildfires to 88, many of them children, officials said Saturday.