Hundreds of koalas feared dead in Australian wildfires
The fire was started by a lightning strike on Friday in a forest in New South Wales st...
As wildfire rages in Los Angeles, city tells wealthy to warn staff of dangers
LA officials reminded wealthy evacuees to alert their service employees of the danger in light of news reports that several turned up for work at some of the 10,000 homes and businesses under smoky skies in the mandatory evacuation zone.
John Cena pledges $500K to first responders fighting California wildfires, urges Paramount Pictures to join in
The actor said he believes that first responders are heroes.
Wildfires rage in Brazil's Amazon Rain forests
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that the government lacks the resources to fight wildfires in the Amazon rainforest afte...
Amazon wildfires represent an 'international crisis': Macron
"Our house is on fire. Literally. The Amazon, the lung of our planet which produces 20 percent of our oxygen is burning," French President Emmanuel Macron said on Twitter. "It is an international crisis. Members of the G7, let's talk in two days about this emergency."
HTC is back in India: Taiwanese tech giant unveils Wildfire X with triple rear camera at Rs 12,999
The 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM configuration smartphone comes at a starting price of Rs 9,999.
Act now or temperatures will rise 3-5 degrees, scientists warn leaders
This steady increase in temperature that manifests as climate variability and rising incidence of extreme weather events is taking a toll on human health and food production capacities. As a result, after nearly a decade global hunger is seeing an increase and displacement of people from their homes is on the rise, scientists said.
World 'nowhere near' meeting Paris Agreement targets: Experts
But slowing down warming will require countries to do much more than they are currently doing to address climate change. “If we want to achieve the Paris Agreement’s goals then we should bend the carbon emissions curve in the next 15 years, and achieve carbon neutrality by 2050,” WMO Secretary General Petteri Taalas said.
Nine killed, 35 missing in California wildfire; Malibu threatened
Another 35 people had been reported missing and three firefighters had been injured.
Crews make progress battling Southern California wildfire
Aircraft have been making flight after flight, dumping water and bright pink retardant to protect Lake Elsinore and other foothill communities as the fire sweeps through the dense, bone-dry brush of the Cleveland National Forest. The Holy Fire, named for Holy Jim Canyon, where it began Monday - grew to nearly 33 square miles (85 square kilometres) by Saturday morning.
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