[PARIS] Nearly 90 per cent of the 200 cities beset by the world's highest levels of deadly micro-pollution are in China and India, with most of the rest in Pakistan and Indonesia, researchers...

[SYDNEY] Smoke from deadly bushfires that have devastated Australia has now spread halfway across the world, darkening skies in Argentina and beyond.

[BEIJING] Shanghai steel futures rose almost 1 per cent in early trade on Monday after key steelmaking cities in Northern China issued pollution alerts to arrest the deteriorating air quality in...

[SYDNEY] Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison cut short a Hawaii holiday on Friday following a barrage of criticism for vacationing while his country endured an unprecedented bushfire crisis...

[SYDNEY] Australia's biggest city is facing a "public health emergency" over the bushfire smoke that has choked Sydney for weeks, leading doctors warned Monday after hospitals reported a dramatic...

[SYDNEY] Facing angry street protests and mounting political pressure, Australia's prime minister on Thursday broke a long silence to acknowledge "troubling" bushfire smoke that has engulfed his...

[SYDNEY] Thousands were expected to rally in Sydney on Wednesday to demand urgent climate action from Australia's government, as bushfire smoke choking the city caused health problems to spike....

[SYDNEY] Choking smoke blanketed Sydney on Tuesday as bushfires continue to burn along Australia's east coast, with pollution in parts of the city 11-times higher than levels deemed "hazardous."...

[SYDNEY] Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze on Tuesday as smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia's eastern seaboard sent pollution levels soaring in the country's biggest city.

[NEW DELHI] India's capital Delhi was shrouded in a deeper cover of toxic smoke on Thursday, as data showed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pledge to stamp out the burning of crop stubble in...