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‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive

‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive

Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur says Damian Carrington Environment editor @dpcarrington Tue 25 Jun 2019 04.00 EDT Last modified on Tue 25 Jun 2019 15.15 EDT The world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape heat and hunger caused by the […]

India’s sixth biggest city is almost entirely out of water

India’s sixth biggest city is almost entirely out of water

By Jessie Yeung, Helen Regan and Swati Gupta, CNN Updated 2004 GMT (0404 HKT) June 19, 2019 Srini Swaminathan, who took this photograph of Chembarambakkam reservoir from a plane, told CNN: “I have been living here since 1992 and have never seen anything like this before.” New Delhi (CNN)The floor of the Chembarambakkam reservoir is cracked open, […]

What Is Ocean Pollution?

What Is Ocean Pollution?

The ocean remains one of the most expansive, mysterious and diverse places on Earth. Unfortunately, it is being threatened by pollution from people on land and from natural causes. Marine life is dying, and as a result the whole oceanic ecosystem is threatened simply by various sources of pollution. If we are to preserve ocean and its natural beauty, drastic […]

 
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