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Climate change, terrorism biggest threats to humanity, says PM Modi

Nasa's Goddard Institute for Space Studies says the world's average temperature has risen by about 0.8C since 1880, two-thirds of that since 1975. " Paris climate agreement is a shared legacy of the world". "The first part of our discussion was entirely focused on fighting climate change and the fact that both our nations have a lot to do, together, in protecting the global climate", Macron added.



Tillerson insists Trump is not turning back on climate change

When President Donald Trump last week pulled out of a historic worldwide agreement to mitigate global warming , he said he did so because it was a bad deal. "Our collective efforts to act on climate will ensure we maintain the U.S.commitment to curb carbon pollution while advancing a clean energy economy that will bring good-paying jobs to American workers".


Bear breaks into Vail apartment and plays the piano

Bear breaks into Vail apartment and plays the piano

So, it pried open the window and that's how it got in", said Hawley. Vail Police say a black bear made its way into a home in the 4000 block of Meadow Drive in East Vail on May 31. "First part of the video can kind of see it claw, you can see it's now it's like, oh, that's pretty cool, you can tell it's in the house". The result was described in the police statement as "unbearable" and "grizzly", but Beatles fans may recognize the bear's music as similar to the opening chord of "A Hard ...


Suspected bomb kills seven outside historic mosque in Afghanistan's Herat

Suspected bomb kills seven outside historic mosque in Afghanistan's Herat

The local afghan authorities have reported that the bomb was planted in a rickshaw that detonated near the Jama Masjid, a large mosque dating from the 12th century in Herat city on Tuesday. Earlier on Wednesday, in an attack in Kabul more than 150 people were killed and hundreds wounded in a suicide truck-bomb attack. The report documented 11,418 conflict-related civilian casualties, including 3,498 people killed and 7,920 injured in 2016.



Nikki Haley claims Trump does believe "the climate is changing".

US President Donald Trump "believes the climate is changing and he believes pollutants are part of the equation", says the US ambassador to the UN. "America has unilaterally ceded global leadership on this issue, which for years, even Republican Presidents George H.W.


Google Equips Cars to Measure Air Pollution

Google Equips Cars to Measure Air Pollution

The research team, which included members from UT Austin, Google and the Environmental Defense Fund , drove the cars around Oakland, Calif., testing for pollution that comes from vehicles and other sources of combustion. He added, "Using our approach and analysis techniques, we can now visualize air pollution with incredible detail". This first map released by the project presents block by block information on the air pollution levels.