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Northeast India flood: Man-made disaster worsened by climate change

South Lhonak, at 5,200 meters (17,060 feet), is one of the largest and fastest-growing glacial water reservoirs that feed into the Teesta

Hottest September ever as 2023 on track to break temperature record

That would bring the planet closer than ever to the alarming threshold of average temperatures exceeding a 1.5-degree increase

Hastened by El Niño, Indonesia’s rare glacier may vanish by 2026

The glacier on the peak of Puncak Jaya, a mountain in the Papua region, was already melting rapidly due to global warming

The butterfly effect: tropical butterflies spread as monarchs dwindle in East...

Sparked by global warming and other forms of climate change, tropical butterflies are starting to arrive in Hong Kong and Taiwan

Deforestation drives increasingly deadly heat in Indonesia, says study

Deforestation and global warming in one Indonesian province caused temperatures to rise nearly a whole degree Celsius in 16 years

Vatican calls for ‘clear roadmap’ as climate summit enters final stretch

“During these two weeks, various ‘gaps’ have emerged in the fields of mitigation, adaptation, and financing,” a Vatican statement said

China, US unveil surprise climate pact at COP26 summit

China and the United States on Wednesday vowed to work together to accelerate climate action this decade

Climate justice – and cash – shadow UN talks

Countries remain starkly divided on key issues at the UN meeting, including how rapidly the world curbs carbon emissions

Indonesia walks back zero-deforestation pledge at COP26

Indonesian officials said the deal did not call for a total end to deforestation and it could not halt President Widodo's development goals

Climate ‘reality check’: 2021 global CO2 emissions near record levels

Emissions from gas and highly polluting coal will rise this year by more than they dropped in 2020 due to the pandemic

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