THE climate crisis is front and centre on the minds of many, not least with the devastating effects of severe climate change (for example, the Australian bushfires) making headlines of late.

[PARIS] Extreme hot spells made increasingly likely by climate change could overload urban power grids and cause roving blackouts as an ever-greater share of humanity opt to live in cities,...

JACK Convery pops into a London branch of Italian eatery Coco di Mama to grab a cut-price lunch ordered on his smartphone's food-sharing app Karma.

[FRANKFURT] ECB chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday said the bank would study what role it could play in combatting climate change as part of a major policy review, warning of "the danger of doing...

[MADRID] Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg accused political and business leaders of polishing their images rather than taking aggressive action in the fight against climate change at a...

[MADRID] The world's richest nations are failing to "behave like adults" and act firmly enough to meet global warming targets set in the Paris climate accord, former US Secretary of State John...

[BRUSSELS] European Union lawmakers declared a "climate emergency" on Thursday in a symbolic vote that heightens pressure for action against global warming at an upcoming summit.

CHINA on Wednesday accused developed countries, including the US, of doing too little to curb global warming, ahead of a UN summit discussing controversial issues including climate compensation....

THE world will miss its chance to avert climate disaster without an immediate and all-but-impossible fall in fossil fuel emissions, the United Nations said on Tuesday in its annual assessment on...

[CAPE TOWN] The United States can tackle threats to the climate through technological advances as fossil fuels will remain a priority for the US government and business, the assistant secretary...