Tuesday 30th August, 2016

SYDNEY, Australia - The Federal Court of Australia has dismissed environmental concerns surrounding Adani Enterprises' $16-billion Carmichael coal mine project and termed it legal."


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

30 August 2016 -- The new head of the United Nations environment agency today laid out key issues facing the international community on ...


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

30 August 2016 -- Addressing the media in Geneva, a United Nations spokesperson today highlighted the challenging working environment in which UN humanitarian ...



Wednesday 31st August, 2016

But she clings on to the hope that recent rains will encourage the crops she planted last week to grow."Everything is uncertain," Ortiz, 52, who ...


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

More than 300 million people in Asia, Africa and Latin America are at risk of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid because of the increasing ...


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

Myanmar is suspending operations at more than 2,000 jade mines in the resource-rich Hpakant region of northern Myanmar's Kachin state until environmental impact studies have ...


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

A sense of foreboding hangs over Italy's mountainous heartland after last Wednesday's town-flattening earthquake and more than 2,000 aftershocks.In the central regions of Lazio, Umbria ...



Wednesday 31st August, 2016

30 August 2016, Bogota/Santiago/Rome - The government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, have asked FAO to collaborate in the implementation ...


Wednesday 31st August, 2016

It's been 11 years since the wind, rain and subsequent levee breaks associated with Hurricane Katrina deluged New Orleans.On Monday, officials marked the occasion with ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

New Orleans - It's been 11 years since the wind, rain and subsequent levee breaks associated with Hurricane Katrina deluged New Orleans.On Monday, officials marked ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

PanARMENIAN.Net - North Korea publicly executed two officials in early August for disobeying leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean newspaper reported on Tuesday, August ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

New Delhi [India], Aug. 30 (ANI): United States' Special Representative for Environment and Water Resources, Ambassador Jennifer Haverkamp, will undertake a three-day visit to New ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

COLOMBO, SRI LANKA - Decades after the idea was first discussed, Sri Lankans now have a law guaranteeing their right to government information.The government first ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

29 August 2016 -- Ahead of the world"s largest forum for the adoption of conservation policies on protected areas, two United Nations experts ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug. 29 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday felicitated 200 "best" farmers and agriculture officers at Indira Gandhi Agriculture University in Raipu


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

Records from the Committee to Protect Journalists, CPJ, show that 27 journalists have been killed in India since 1992 and many other cases remain completely ...


Tuesday 30th August, 2016

A tropical depression that formed in the Florida Straits was moving into the southeastern Gulf of Mexico early Monday and the U.S. National Hurricane Center ...


Monday 29th August, 2016

In three separate speaking engagements at the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), which was held in Africa for the first time, he ...


Monday 29th August, 2016

PanARMENIAN.Net - The six people who went into isolation for a year in Hawaii to help NASA plan for a mission to Mars emerged Sunday, ...


Monday 29th August, 2016

Washington D.C. [U.S.], Aug. 29 (ANI): U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Dr. Jonathan Pershing will arrive in the national capital on Monday night to ...