climate change

The average life expectancy in Canada in 2008-2014 was 82 years; deaths at or before that age were considered premature in this study.

Global warming may increase undernutrition through the effects of heat exposure on people, according to a new study published in -- PLOS Medicine -- by Yuming Guo of Monash University, Australia, and colleagues.

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met American business magnate Bill Gates and briefly discussed about state’s health and education sector.

Bill Gates is the co-founder of Microsoft. He is also a co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Humans have used the environment to the fullest and polluted it as well. The World Health Organisation regards climate change as “the greatest threat to global health in the 21st Century”.

In UNGA speech, PM Modi outlined steps being taken to combat climate change, including the sweeping ban on single-use plastic which is set to go come to force on Gandhi Jayanti this year.

PM Modi outlined the steps being undertaken in India to combat climate change, including the sweeping ban on single-use plastic which is set to go come to force on Gandhi Jayanti this year.

In her speech, the activist also addressed the pressing issue of the dangerous global heating across the world, saying, "I shouldn't be here. I should have been back at school, on the other side of the ocean. Yet you all come to us young people for hope. How dare you?"

Continuing a stinging speech, the activist addressed the pressing issue of the dangerous global heating across the world, saying, "I shouldn't be here. I should have been back at school, on the other side of the ocean. Yet you all come to us young people for hope. How dare you?"

PM Modi announced setting up of a major global coalition to promote setting up of disaster resilient infrastructure in wake of rising extreme events.