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Labor on the fence about support for climate emergency motion – politics live

Meanwhile, former Liberal party leader John Hewson supports the motion, saying the Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate. All the day’s events,...

Labor on the fence about support for climate emergency motion – politics live

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Coalition reignites climate war over Labor's emissions policy – politics live Government MPs have lashed out at Labor over its emissions target, with arguments in parliament’s corridors. All the days events, live 10.22pm GMT Pa...
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Crossbench to call on parliament to declare a 'climate emergency' – politics live MPs demand action day after water minister David Littleproud said he was unsure if climate change was manmade. All the days events, live 10.32pm BST ...
00:00, 2019-09-11

John Hewson urges Liberal conscience vote on climate emergency motion The former Liberal leader is championing crossbench bill and argues ‘it was an emergency 30 years ago’The former Liberal leader John Hewson has calle...
20:24, 2019-09-10

Moderate Liberals urged to break ranks and vote for climate emergency motion Adam Bandt says every MP ‘capable of supporting this motion’ since it does not condemn the governmentThe Greens have intensified efforts ahead of the...
21:36, 2019-10-11

Drought approaching 'wartime-like situation', Labor says – politics live Calls for a holistic strategy to deal with the big dry grow louder. All the day’s events, live 1.27am BST Jacqui Lambie has just got stuck into the d...
02:40, 2019-10-17

Labor attacks government's wages record – politics live Anthony Albanese grills PM on wages growth being lower than forecast. Plus John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate. All the day’...
07:48, 2019-09-11

Labor calls for police investigation into Angus Taylor – politics live Minister says says he rejects ‘bizarre’ assertion that he created false documents relating to City of Sydney. All the day’s events, live 6.19am BST T...
07:32, 2019-10-24

Labor condemns 'disgraceful' Westpac as Hartzer stands down – politics live Westpac chief executive’s resignation draws little sympathy on all sides of politics. All the day’s events, live 10.33pm GMT Jim Chalmers also gave u...
23:48, 2019-11-25

Gladys Liu ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’, says Labor – politics live Penny Wong raises government’s response to Sam Dastyari after Chisholm MP refuses to say whether China’s actions in the South China Sea are unlawful....
01:24, 2019-09-11

Peter Garrett urges Bill Shorten to declare climate emergency if Labor wins Exclusive: Former environment minister calls for creation of ‘war’ cabinet committee to plot transition to zero carbonThe former environment minister...
05:28, 2019-05-09

John Setka abandons challenge to his expulsion from Labor party – politics live Victorian CFMEU boss withdraws his legal appeal. All the day’s events, live 4.09am BST We’re heading back to the AntarcticFrom Sussan Ley: 4.07am BST...
05:24, 2019-10-23

Labor and Greens team up to oppose expansion of fast-track visas – politics live Labor says controversial process ‘is neither fast nor fair’. All the day’s events, live 3.39am BST This is an interesting story from AAP:The Canberra...
05:00, 2019-10-17

Sports rorts: Labor questions PM over 136 emails between his office and Bridget McKenzie's – politics live Anthony Albanese accuses Scott Morrison of misleading parliament over his involvement in the scheme. All the day’s events, live 5.19am GMT I think we...
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Labor will not harm coal industry to meet 2050 net zero target, Fitzgibbon says – politics live Government MPs lash out at Labor over its emissions target before the parties spar on climate and more in question time, which begins with tributes t...
08:00, 2020-02-24

Peter Dutton accuses Labor of highlighting 'red herring' on asylum claims – politics live The Coalition sharpens its attack against Labor’s plane asylum claims, while the farmers’ lobby sets out a drought strategy. All the day’s events, li...
00:01, 2019-10-23

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson expected to give HS2 green light as MPs prepare to debate emergency terror laws Boris Johnson is expected to give HS2 green light today as MPs prepare to debate emergency terror laws in Parliament....
08:24, 2020-02-11

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Climate emergency, call to support breastfeeding, rising political heat and new investigation board for Syria Today, our main stories include: UN chief’s warning on climate and global politics; UNICEF’s call to bolster breastfeeding and new Board of Inquiry i...
22:16, 2019-08-01

Arthur Sinodinos says MPs must act on 'the best science' when it comes to climate – politics live Liberal senator gives final speech. Plus, Scott Morrison tells parliament IMF update ‘reflects the uncertainty of the times in which we live’ 8.30am ...
09:56, 2019-10-16

Australians increasingly worried about climate change – politics live The economy is still what keeps us up at night but concern about global heating is growing. All the day’s events, live 9.25pm GMT Jim Chalmers stoppe...
22:44, 2019-11-25

UK climate emergency: What does it mean for how we live? How our life and work could be affected as Wales aims to reach zero carbon emissions by 2050....
01:40, 2019-06-20

John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate – politics live Former Liberal leader joins push for parliament to declare a ‘climate emergency’ as Labor says Gladys Liu is ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’....
02:40, 2019-09-11

Anthony Albanese says public wants 'practical' action on climate change – politics live Michael McCormack sees off Nationals leadership challenge from Barnaby Joyce, while Adam Bandt is elected Greens leader. All the day’s events, live 5...
06:56, 2020-02-04

Former NSW fire chief says Coalition 'fundamentally doesn't like talking about climate change' – politics live ‘Do we simply get gagged?,’ asks Greg Mullins as NSW and Queensland bushfires rage on. All the day’s events, live 12.17am GMT Greg Mullins continued:...
01:36, 2019-11-14

Barnaby Joyce accuses Greens of 'insulting' climate claims about bushfires – politics live Former Nationals leader says he doesn’t want to start attacking because the two who died in fires ‘most likely’ voted for Greens. Follow all the day’...
02:12, 2019-11-12

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson joined by David Attenborough to launch key UN climate talks Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Sir David Attenborough have met at the Science Museum as part of an event to launch key UN climate talks in the UK....
11:16, 2020-02-04

Deputy PM says linking bushfires to climate change is 'woke capital-city greenies ravings' – politics live The Senate-only sitting week has started in the midst of a debate on climate change as ‘catastrophic’ blazes threaten swathes of NSW and Queensland. ...
22:40, 2019-11-10

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces MPs at PMQs amid rows over media access and climate change Boris Johnson is in front of MPs PMQs amid rows over scrutiny and his climate change stance....
13:24, 2020-02-05

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson to face grilling at PMQs amid rows over media access and climate change Boris Johnson faces a grilling at PMQs amid rows over scrutiny and his climate change stance....
08:16, 2020-02-05

Investment giant BlackRock bows to climate emergency pressure - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
11:00, 2020-01-14

General election: leaders debate climate emergency on Channel 4 – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has been replaced by melting ice sculpture in tonight’s televised debate Sign up for our morn...
20:24, 2019-11-28

Climate emergency tops global risks; UK inflation sinks – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the World Economic Forum outlines its 2020 Risks ReportCheaper clothing drags inflatio...
11:16, 2020-01-15

Davos 2020: Greta Thunberg demands urgent action on climate emergency – Day One live Rolling coverage of the first day of the World Economic Forum, including Donald Trump’s special address and Greta Thunberg’s panel session 7.58am GMT...
09:08, 2020-01-21

Trump hits Brazil and Argentina with steel tariffs; Lagarde on climate emergency – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new PMI surveys of the world’s manufacturingLatest: Trump imposes tariffs on Br...
16:24, 2019-12-02

Davos 2020: Mark Carney backs Greta Thunberg over climate emergency - live updates Rolling coverage of the second day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, including Mark Carney on the climate emergency and Prince Charles on sustain...
10:28, 2020-01-22

Davos 2020: Prince Charles calls for green taxes to fight climate emergency - live updates Rolling coverage from the World Economic Forum in Davos, where Prince Charles calls on global elite to build sustainable economiesLatest: Charles say...
15:40, 2020-01-22

USMCA comes down to labor support International student enrollment falls for third straight year — Good news, bad news for Ex-Im...
16:16, 2019-11-18

WHO weighs science and politics in global virus emergency decision Most of the World Health Organization's (WHO) criteria for declaring a global emergency have been met, but it is awaiting clear evidence of a sustain...
21:36, 2020-01-28

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh unveils part of climate plan in motion NDP leader Jagmeet Singh intends to cut Canada's greenhouse-gas emissions almost in half over the next decade as he stakes out a claim to being a cli...
00:28, 2019-05-14

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one w...
04:08, 2019-06-03

Newspaper tells staff to use ‘climate emergency' and 'climate denier' in news stories The Guardian has directed its staff to use “climate emergency” or “climate crisis” instead of “climate change” in news stories....
17:13, 2019-05-17

What is a climate emergency? Liberals, NDP table duelling motions on climate change Canadian politicians are expected to debate Thursday whether or not to declare a national climate emergency....
13:08, 2019-05-16

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" s...
23:16, 2019-09-29

Guelph city council votes to ‘acknowledge a climate crisis,’ not declare climate emergency City council narrowly voted in favour of a motion to alter the wording by changing "declare" to "acknowledge" and "emergency" to "crisis."...
20:44, 2019-05-28

Unions gravitate to Bernie Sanders because of his long, uncompromising support for labor Bernie Sanders is leading the 2020 Democratic field among union endorsements, a dividend of a long career supporting pro-union ideas that outstrips e...
06:56, 2020-01-31

We slept on hybrid mattresses from Leesa and Casper to see which is better — Leesa won with its strong edge support and minimal motion transfer Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A high-quality bed-in-a-box comes with a long risk-free trial, fits a broad range of sleepers and body types, and off...
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We slept on the new hybrid mattresses from Leesa and Casper to see which one is the best — and Leesa won with its strong edge support and minimal motion transfer Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A high-quality bed-in-a-box comes with a long risk-free trial, fits a broad range of sleepers and body types, and off...
03:16, 2019-07-28

Britain's Guardian newspaper tells staff to avoid saying 'climate change,' use 'climate emergency, crisis or breakdown' instead Britain's Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or b...
18:56, 2019-05-17

Liberals push climate change motion in attempt to force Conservatives to show policy hand In a battle to see can prove they care more about the environment, both the Liberals and the federal New Democrats are pushing motions this week to d...
00:40, 2019-05-15

UFC 247 ‘Fight Motion’ Video: Watch Slow-Motion Highlights From Jones Vs. Reyes Fight Card Saturday’s UFC 247 featured the first two title fights of the year for the promotion. Both champions retained their titles....
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Australia’s Politics May Be Changing With Its Climate Australia feels the brunt of climate change. Now, as elections approach, its politicians are trying to figure out how to manage the anxiety of voters...
18:08, 2019-05-07

How Climate Change in Iowa is Changing U.S. Politics Kamala Harris is trying not to step in it. As the California Senator turned presidential candidate tours a beef-and-produce farm in south-central Iow...
13:36, 2019-09-12

Brexit: Boris Johnson to table motion for general election – live news More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
00:48, 2019-09-04

Labor's climate policies are 'unshakeable' despite election loss, Mark Butler says Shadow climate minister says he believes Scott Morrison may shift on issue during the coming termMark Butler wants to make one thing clear: the shado...
22:32, 2019-09-20

Labor MPs condemn suggestion they adopt Coalition climate change policy Joel Fitzgibbon’s climate change ‘settlement’ is rejected but Labor will allow the government’s ‘big stick’ energy policy to passJoel Fitzgibbon has ...
13:52, 2019-10-14

Brexit: Boris Johnson puts forward motion for general election – live news Move comes after MPs vote to force prime minister to publish no-deal plansMPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn Bercow...
01:08, 2019-09-10

Brexit: Government loses motion to call a general election for 15 October – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:52, 2019-09-04

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one of the most effective investments you can make in humanitarian action”, Secretary-General, A...
19:00, 2019-12-09

Labor denies breakaway pro-coal group points to division on climate policy Anthony Albanese says he was unaware of factional dinner and his MPs are united on wanting action on emissions reductionLabor MPs have sought to down...
10:36, 2020-02-13

Former fire chiefs say Coalition ignored their advice because of climate change politics Former heads of state fire services say Australian government ‘fundamentally doesn’t like talking about climate change’A coalition of former fire chi...
05:00, 2019-11-14

Naomi Klein on how politics can solve the climate crisis - podcast Activist and author Naomi Klein tells Anushka Asthana that combating the climate crisis must be at the heart of an urgent restructuring of politics a...
04:32, 2019-10-24

Tony Burke floats Green New Deal-style approach to Labor's climate policy Shadow environment minister says ALP can’t keep pushing a market mechanism to reduce emissions nor could it ‘give up’ on tackling crisisThe shadow en...
09:08, 2019-05-23

Labor MP urges war-like national mobilisation to tackle Australia's existential threat of climate crisis Mike Kelly says civil defence corps needed to tackle bushfires and failure to act would be ‘most serious dereliction of duty in our history’The feder...
06:32, 2020-01-06

Mark Butler condemns Labor frontbencher's plan to adopt Coalition climate policy Shadow climate change minister says Joel Fitzgibbon’s suggestion is inconsistent with Paris agreementThe shadow climate change minister, Mark Butler,...
05:44, 2019-10-09

Brexit: Labour to force vote on motion allowing MPs to pass bill ruling out no-deal – live news All the day’s politics news as three more Tory leadership candidates – Andrea Leadsom, Mark Harper and Rory Stewart – launch their campaignsAndrea Le...
17:12, 2019-06-11

Brexit vote result LIVE: MPs reject motion on general election as Boris Johnson defeated for a third time Boris Johnson's attempt to trigger an early general election has failed after his motion did not secure the required support of two-thirds of MPs....
23:16, 2019-09-04

Epic floods and trade wars – the US farmers battered by politics and climate The weather is wild, the tariffs are rising, and as frustration ripples through the Iowa corn fields, rural America is ready to confront its 2020 can...
15:36, 2019-05-30

Global climate crisis 'beyond party politics': teenage activist Thunberg Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Wednesday that the world would need to lay partisan divisions aside and unite behind science to addre...
16:48, 2019-09-25

Climate change: UN negotiators 'playing politics' amid global crisis Political posturing is harming attempts to address key issues at the UN climate talks, participants say....
02:52, 2019-12-09

Former Australian fire chiefs say Coalition ignored their advice because of climate change politics Former heads of state fire services say government ‘fundamentally doesn’t like talking about climate change’A coalition of former fire chiefs have sa...
05:48, 2019-11-14

Hazardous Sydney smoke turns up heat in Australia's climate politics Devastating bushfires that blanketed Australia's largest city with hazardous smoke this week have heightened public anger and raised political pressu...
06:00, 2019-12-11

Daily on Energy: Tornado alley becomes the place for climate confusion and politics Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:20, 2019-05-30

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: Early general election motion again fails to secure majority in Commons Boris Johnson's motion for a general election has been defeated for a second time ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
02:52, 2019-09-10

In the not too distant future, when climate alarmists and identity politics have destroyed civilisation ... | First Dog on the Moon What did you do in the climate wars Daddy?Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First D...
02:52, 2019-07-09

House Democrats risk reviving the politics that doomed cap and trade with new climate plan House Democrats won’t be able to avoid wading into the tricky politics of carbon pricing plans such as cap and trade, despite shying away from explic...
06:40, 2020-01-14

Has the politics of climate change finally reached a tipping point? | John Vidal People increasingly see the environmental crisis as a national priority. This is an opportunity for bold action from governmentLast week a small camp...
07:40, 2019-05-15

A climate emergency: what happens when the taps run dry? In the second episode of The Frontline, a major series on how Australians are already experiencing the climate crisis, we show what daily life looks ...
23:12, 2020-02-16

Nuns take on BlackRock over climate emergency Sisters of Mercy of the Americas singles out fund over its investmentsAn investment fund representing 9,000 nuns hascriticised multitrillion-dollar i...
18:04, 2019-12-15

Over 11,000 scientists warn of ‘climate emergency’ Earth is facing a "climate emergency," a group of more than 11,000 scientists declared in a statement on Tuesday....
02:20, 2019-11-06

Climate change is an emergency we can solve The UK parliament has declared a “climate emergency”. Urgent action is absolutely necessary, but it needs to be carried out with calm hope, not panic...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Lagarde: ECB should do more to tackle climate emergency President indicates she will move bank beyond traditional remit of controlling inflationChristine Lagarde has said the European Central Bank should d...
20:20, 2019-12-02

Climate emergency: what the oil, coal and gas giants say Fossil fuel companies respond to data revealing their responsibility for global emissionsRevealed: the 20 firms responsible for a third of all carbon...
14:04, 2019-10-09

G20 sounds alarm over climate emergency Group’s first ever reference to global heating signals growing economic concerns over climate changeThe G20 group of the world’s wealthiest nations h...
15:24, 2020-02-23

Climate emergency: 'Not much changed' in Scotland A former SNP environment minister says 'not very much has changed' in Scotland on climate emergency....
19:28, 2019-09-26

EU Parliament declares 'climate emergency' EU lawmakers have said the declaration will increase pressure on the incoming European Commission to take a stronger stance on fighting climate chang...
13:28, 2019-11-28

Climate change has become a health emergency Climate change poses a major threat to the health of the world's children and may shape the future of a whole generation if global temperatures are n...
02:40, 2019-11-14

Uber: US labor board calls drivers contractors in blow to labor rights Ruling will make it more difficult for workers to organize, secure minimum wages and other protections, labor advocates sayUber drivers are not subje...
00:28, 2019-05-15

What caused 11,000 scientists to declare a climate emergency? Enlarge / Vanishing glaciers, like this one in Glacier National Park, are a clear indication of climate change. (credit: National Park Service) The p...
17:20, 2019-11-08

Irish parliament declares climate emergency Greta Thunberg says Dublin decision to follow British MPs’ lead is ‘great news’Ireland’s parliament has become the second after Britain’s to declare ...
12:04, 2019-05-10

UK Parliament declares climate change emergency The Welsh and Scottish governments have also declared an emergency - along with dozens of towns and cities....
16:12, 2019-05-02

Aid funding must recognise climate change emergency, say MPs ‘Extreme, huge, and existential’ threat posed by climate change must be a central consideration when distributing aidThe British government’s aid spe...
11:00, 2019-05-08

Oceans losing oxygen due to climate emergency The "deoxygenation" of oceans is having disastrous consequences for sea life. It will "affect hundreds of millions of people," environmental experts ...
15:24, 2019-12-07

G20 sounds alarm over climate emergency despite US objections Group’s first ever reference to global heating signals growing economic concerns over climate changeThe G20 group of the world’s wealthiest nations h...
17:24, 2020-02-23

UK citizens’ assembly on climate emergency announced MPs launch assembly plan but environmental activists say its conclusions must be bindingA citizens’ assembly on the climate emergency will take place...
14:52, 2019-06-20

Climate emergency: Lagarde says ECB must step up action Bank president indicates she will move bank beyond traditional remit of controlling inflationChristine Lagarde has said the European Central Bank sho...
14:24, 2019-12-03

On the frontline of the climate emergency, Bangladesh adapts Farmers in delta lowlands are discovering innovative answers to floods and stormsIn the scorching farmlands of south-west Bangladesh, a single coconu...
08:36, 2020-01-08

Climate is an emergency: Let's not leave action to activists Movements such as Extinction Rebellion may look political, but climate change is above politics – and it is up to all of us to force governments to t...
11:48, 2019-04-29

Climate emergency: New hope, or just empty words? Spurred on by the Fridays for Future movement, more and more cities around the world are declaring a climate emergency — in recent weeks, it's been a...
15:48, 2019-07-09

U.S. Democratic lawmakers declare climate emergency Democratic lawmakers, including six presidential candidates, on Tuesday unveiled a Congressional resolution declaring a climate change emergency to s...
23:20, 2019-07-09

Spain declares national climate emergency Spain’s coalition government wants up to 95 percent of the Mediterranean country’s electricity to come from renewable sources by 2040....
17:12, 2020-01-21

City of Edmonton declares climate emergency Edmonton city council officially declared a climate emergency on Tuesday, paving the way for a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. ...
01:28, 2019-08-28

China Labor Watch: Apple and Foxconn violated labor laws by using too many temporary workers Apple and Foxconn have confirmed allegations in a China Labor Watch report that it relied on too many temporary works to assemble the iPhone.Read Mor...
11:40, 2019-09-09

Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia faces conflict of interest problem in labor lawyer brother Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia may be obligated to recuse himself from some agency litigation, ethics experts say, because his younger brother...
07:36, 2019-07-25

LIVE: GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander — thought to be a swing vote — says he will vote against a motion for witnesses in the impeachment trial Reuters On Thursday, the Senate will wrap up a 16-hour period of submitting written questions to prosecutors and defense lawyers in President Donald ...
05:28, 2020-01-31

National climate emergency declared by House of Commons The motion describes climate change as a "real and urgent crisis, driven by human activity, that impacts the environment, biodiversity, Canadian's he...
15:04, 2019-06-18

Cologne becomes first big German city to declare climate emergency Cologne has become the first German city with a population of more than a million people to join the declaration movement. More than 700 cities aroun...
10:52, 2019-07-10

'Our house is on fire': EU parliament declares climate emergency Bloc warned against making symbolic gestures not backed up by concrete actionThe European parliament has declared a global “climate and environmental...
16:16, 2019-11-28

AOC and Bernie Sanders Are Asking Congress to Declare a Climate Emergency Governments declaring climate emergencies are all the rage these days. On Tuesday, a resolution slated to be introduced in Congress aims to get the U...
23:20, 2019-07-09

EU lawmakers set to declare 'climate emergency' ahead of U.N. conference A majority of European Union lawmakers were hoping to symbolically declare a "climate emergency" on Monday, a week before a U.N. climate conference i...
13:40, 2019-11-25

Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists Around 11,000 scientists have endorsed research that says the world is facing a climate emergency....
16:20, 2019-11-05

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around world Thousands of climate activists took to the streets of cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience to demand...
17:00, 2019-10-07

British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals to "restore the UK's natural environment." The move comes after protester...
00:48, 2019-05-02

UK National Theatre to end Shell link in "climate emergency" Britain's National Theatre has decided to end its partnership with energy group Royal Dutch Shell as part of a broader "climate emergency" initiative...
17:20, 2019-10-04

Climate emergency: 2019 was second hottest year on record Last decade was also hottest yet in 150 years of measurements, say scientistsThe year 2019 was the second hottest on record for the planet’s surface,...
17:28, 2020-01-15

France failing to tackle climate emergency, report says Stark warning comes as UK commits to net zero emissions target for 2050France is falling behind on tackling the climate emergency despite ambitious p...
23:20, 2019-06-25

UK National Theatre to end Shell link in 'climate emergency' Britain's National Theatre has decided to end its partnership with energy group Royal Dutch Shell as part of a broader "climate emergency" initiative...
17:56, 2019-10-04

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around the world Thousands of climate-change protesters took to the streets in cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience t...
20:16, 2019-10-07

'Existential,' 'Climate Emergency' chosen as Words of the Year Apparently enough people are in the throes of contemplating human existence that Dictionary.com proclaimed “existential” as the word of the year....
20:28, 2019-12-02

Constance becomes first German city to declare 'climate emergency' Council members in the German city have unanimously passed a resolution recognizing climate change as an acute threat. The move was spurred by calls ...
23:48, 2019-05-02

Bernier says Greta Thunberg is too ‘extreme’, and that there’s ‘no climate emergency’ The leader of the People's Party of Canada, Maxime Bernier, has been criticized for tweeting that Thunberg is mentally unstable, but he later walked ...
04:52, 2019-09-26

Bernier says Greta Thunberg is too ‘extreme’, that there’s ‘no climate emergency’ The leader of the People's Party of Canada, Maxime Bernier, has been criticized for tweeting that Thunberg is mentally unstable, but he later walked ...
05:28, 2019-09-26

Extinction Rebellion highlight climate emergency at Glastonbury Campaigners joined by indigenous people who have led fight against global heatingNearly 2,000 festival-goers joined climate change campaigners Extinc...
20:48, 2019-06-27

Southern German city declares ‘climate emergency’ BERLIN (AP) — A city in southern Germany has become the first in the country to declare a “climate emergency,” following similar moves in...
15:56, 2019-05-03

We’re living through a climate emergency. Time to start acting like it It’s not enough to call climate change an emergency, says Adam Vaughan. We need to take emergency action as well...
15:44, 2019-06-20

Climate emergency: world 'may have crossed tipping points’ Warning of ‘existential threat to civilisation’ as impacts lead to cascade of unstoppable eventsThe world may already have crossed a series of climat...
19:24, 2019-11-27

Inaction over climate emergency ‘not an option’ says UN Assembly chief Inaction when it comes to the fight back against damaging climate change is not an option, the President of the UN General Assembly told a major ener...
22:24, 2020-01-10

70 ‘climate emergency’ protesters arrested outside New York Times They demanded the newspaper start referring to climate change as a climate emergency, police and media reports said....
02:48, 2019-06-23

Burnaby becomes latest B.C. city to declare a climate emergency British Columbia's third-largest city has become the latest municipality to declare a climate emergency. ...
00:32, 2019-09-11

EU urged to adopt meat tax to tackle climate emergency Levy would help offset impact of farming by raising price of steak in UK by 25%, says reportA “sustainability charge” on meat to cover its environmen...
19:04, 2020-02-04

The Londoner: Fisticuffs fear in Politics Live row Jo Coburn says Francois vs. Self row was "my fault"/ Labour MPs resist House of Lords offer by Lib Dems/ Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid rivalry finds ...
14:28, 2019-06-28

More than 11,000 scientists declare global climate emergency in signed letter The letter includes 29 simple graphs illustrating everything from atmospheric concentration of greenhouse gases to livestock numbers to extreme weath...
17:44, 2019-11-05

Matt Hancock says flying less is not the solution to solving the climate emergency The health secretary has rejected a suggestion that the public should be flying less to save the planet....
12:36, 2020-01-15

Reality check: Declaring a climate emergency sends a message but does little The symbolic vote came just hours before the government is set to announce its decision on whether to let the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proce...
20:40, 2019-06-18

Scotland drops aviation tax cut plans after declaring climate emergency Cutting passenger duty incompatible with new pledge to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2045The Scottish government has dropped controversial plan...
18:44, 2019-05-07

The Guardian view on climate breakdown: an emergency for all, but especially the poor | Editorial Record temperatures in Europe and the US have reinforced the danger of global heating for many inhabitants. But others are and will be far worse hitW...
20:24, 2019-07-31

The Guardian view on the climate emergency: a dangerous paralysis | Editorial The closer the prospect of disaster becomes, the less the government manages to doThe difference between speed limits and speed cameras is that speed...
20:52, 2019-07-10

UK to host crucial global talks on tackling climate emergency COP26 meeting in Glasgow in 2020 will determine future course of efforts to avert crisisBritain is to host a crunch climate conference next year at w...
22:28, 2019-09-10

Sucking carbon out of the air is no magic fix for the climate emergency | Simon Lewis Negative emissions tech is important, but the idea it could replace decarbonisation is pure fantasy. Business as usual is not an optionThe Arctic is ...
09:16, 2019-08-01

Oxford Dictionaries declares 'climate emergency' the word of 2019 Usage of the term increased 100-fold in the space of 12 months, dictionary saysOxford Dictionaries has declared “climate emergency” the word of the y...
02:08, 2019-11-21

Spain to introduce low-emission zones amid "climate emergency" Spain's government formally declared a "climate emergency" on Tuesday, proposing measures to tackle climate change that include mandatory low-emissio...
18:44, 2020-01-21

Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action Addressing energy leaders, pope warns of ‘catastrophic’ effects of global heatingPope Francis has declared a global “climate emergency”, warning of t...
21:04, 2019-06-14

John Kerry says we can't leave climate emergency to 'neanderthals' in power It’s a lie that humanity has to choose between prosperity and protecting the future, former US secretary of state tells Australian conferenceThe form...
09:04, 2019-09-03

Ireland to unveil bold plan to tackle climate emergency Action to curb greenhouse gases and move towards net zero carbon emissions by 2050Ireland is preparing to unveil an ambitious plan to tackle the clim...
16:56, 2019-06-17

Oxford Names ‘Climate Emergency’ Its 2019 Word of the Year In a break from precedent, the dictionary company released an all-environmental shortlist including “climate action,” “climate denial” and “eco-anxie...
18:48, 2019-11-20

'Ecological grief': Greenland residents traumatised by climate emergency Islanders are struggling to reconcile impact of global heating with traditional way of life, survey findsThe climate crisis is causing unprecedented ...
10:24, 2019-08-12

Climate emergency: City mayors are 'world's first responders', says UN chief City bosses are “the world’s first responders to the climate emergency” UN chief António Guterres declared on Friday, at an international mayors’ sum...
20:12, 2019-10-11

Climate Change Isn’t Just a Global Threat—It’s a Public Health Emergency Harry Campbell for TIME There can be no discussion about climate change without a meaningful conversation about public health. As leading health expe...
15:32, 2019-09-12

Declare formal climate emergency before it's too late, Corbyn warns Environment secretary calls for cross-party approach as Labour leader opens Commons debateJeremy Corbyn has called on the government to “embrace hope...
19:00, 2019-05-01

Medical groups warn climate change is a ‘health emergency’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of medical and public health groups are aligning to push for a series of consensus commitments to combat climate change, blu...
11:16, 2019-06-24

In Somalia, the climate emergency is already here. The world cannot ignore it | Mustapha Tahir Increasingly severe and frequent droughts are threatening the lives of millions of Somalis. But international support is lackingThe climate emergency...
13:56, 2019-07-08

Climate emergency to blame for heather crisis – National Trust Trust says hillsides turning from purple to brown after loss of 75% of plant on some slopesHillsides across Britain have turned from glorious purple ...
02:36, 2019-09-05

Amid 'climate emergency,' EU pins hopes on Green Deal With the EU on track to miss its 2030 carbon targets, all eyes are on the new European Commission as it prepares to unveil its long-term plan for tac...
11:32, 2019-12-09

After protests, Britain's parliament declares climate change 'emergency' Britain's parliament declared a symbolic climate change "emergency" on Wednesday, backing a call by opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for "rapid...
23:04, 2019-05-01

Upper Grand school trustees declare climate emergency The school trustees voted to create a climate change committee that will look at ways to reduce their own climate footprint....
23:28, 2019-11-28

Sydney to Declare a Climate Emergency in Face of National Inaction The mayor said it was important that Australia’s largest city, which has already made ambitious pledges to reduce greenhouse emissions, raise its voi...
11:32, 2019-06-21

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: Boris Johnson insists he will not negotiate delay after MPs pass motion to prevent no-deal Boris Johnson has insisted he will not negotiate a delay with the EU after MPs voted in favour of an amendment which seeks to prevent no-deal Brexit....
17:16, 2019-10-19

Labor attacks government's wages record – question time live Anthony Albanese grills PM on wages growth being lower than forecast. Plus John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate. All the day’...
06:48, 2019-09-11

How to Support the Global Climate Strike Last week, 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg and hundreds of other young activists protested in front of the White House, demanding action on clima...
19:00, 2019-09-16

Nationals demand more drought funding – politics live The party’s MPs are gearing up for a fight as they attempt to stave off electoral challenges. All the day’s events, live 9.47pm BST Welcome to the fi...
23:04, 2019-10-23

IMF slashes Australia's growth forecast to 1.7% – politics live International Monetary Fund downgrades expectations amid slowing world economy. All the day’s events, live 9.41pm BST Well Jim Chalmers woke up with ...
22:52, 2019-10-15

Australians overwhelmingly agree climate emergency is the nation's number one threat Lowy poll showing two thirds of people say global warming is serious problem comes as shock UN report finds one million species at risk of extinction...
03:16, 2019-05-08

Young protesters demand the city declare climate change an emergency Unmute __("Play", "storymate") 00:00 TUCSON - Dozens of people gathered...
00:36, 2019-12-07

Severe hunger threatens millions in Somalia as climate emergency deepens Aid efforts to help communities struggling to recover from drought compounded by continuing conflict, aggravated by al-ShabaabSomalia faces a new hum...
08:32, 2019-08-29

Daily on Energy: Oil drillers make the tricky case that they can help the ‘climate emergency’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:20, 2019-07-10

Pacific leaders urge Scott Morrison to act on climate emergency following election win Samoan and Fijian leaders say Australia must take leading role in climate battlePacific leaders have congratulated Scott Morrison on his surprise ele...
04:40, 2019-05-22

How the climate emergency could lead to a mental health crisis | Anouchka Grose ‘Ecological grief’ is making Greenlanders depressed. They might not be alone for longThe Greenlandic Perspective Survey tells us that 90% of Greenlan...
12:08, 2019-08-13

Prince Charles calls on City finance to fight climate emergency Prince says private sector needs to lead with green investments towards sustainable economyPrince Charles has called on the City of London to help pr...
15:36, 2019-10-25

Halifax university professor signs global climate emergency letter Shannon Sterling joined thousands of other scientists around the world in signing the World Scientists' Warning of a Climate Emergency letter....
00:24, 2019-11-07

Football appears too self-important to bother itself about climate emergency | Louise Taylor Choosing to stage Euro 2020 in 12 different countries is a decision that seems to be lacking in common senseImagine a series of outline maps spanning...
17:24, 2019-09-09

Venice residents tired of government inaction on mounting ‘climate emergency’ The historic flooding has sharpened calls to create an administration that recognizes the uniqueness of Venice....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel driving F1’s climate emergency plan • Hamilton’s has talking with Chase Carey ’for nearly three years’• Vettel: ‘I would like to see some of the goals achieved sooner’Lewis Hamilton has...
20:56, 2019-11-14

European Union legislature declares climate emergency in symbolic move The parliament voted 429/225 with 19 abstentions to call the increasing environmental challenges linked to climate change an "emergency."...
17:12, 2019-11-28

Rory Stewart defends UK aid target and vows to tackle climate 'emergency' New development minister mounts staunch defence of 0.7% commitment and says DfID will keep spending on climate changeRory Stewart, the new secretary ...
15:40, 2019-05-02

Two-thirds of U.S. birds face extinction due to climate-linked 'emergency': Audubon Two-thirds of bird species in North America, already disappearing at an alarming rate, face extinction unless immediate action is taken to slow the r...
20:48, 2019-10-10

Australian Medical Association declares climate change a health emergency Exclusive: AMA points to ‘clear scientific evidence indicating severe impacts for our patients and communities’The Australian Medical Association has...
20:28, 2019-09-02

Climate emergency trend gains traction in German-speaking countries Dozens of cities across the world have declared a climate emergency. Now, students behind the school climate strikes are bringing the movement to Swi...
12:52, 2019-05-01

‘Climate emergency’ edict in UK to shape decision on Heathrow expansion review Britain’s net zero by 2050 goal may have impact on whether existing policies are reassessedBritain’s move to “net zero” carbon and the declaration of...
07:52, 2019-05-11

European Parliament declares symbolic 'climate emergency' ahead of summit European Union lawmakers declared a "climate emergency" on Thursday in a symbolic vote that heightens pressure for action against global warming at a...
14:36, 2019-11-28

Climate change: Scientists to report on ocean 'emergency' caused by warming Researchers from around the world meet to finalise a study on the impact of warming on oceans and icy regions....
02:28, 2019-09-24

UN chief warns of ‘grave climate emergency,’ says Paris Agreement goals not enough He lauded the Paris climate accord, but says even if its promises are fully met, the world still faces what he describes as a catastrophic three-degr...
18:04, 2019-06-30

Guardian and Observer charity appeal passes £850,000 to fight climate emergency Over 11,000 readers have already donated to groups battling global heating. You still have time to join them• Please donate to our appeal hereThere i...
21:44, 2020-01-11

'We're losing the race': UN secretary general calls climate change an 'emergency' António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on public pressure to compel governments to honor the 2015 Paris Agr...
14:24, 2019-09-18

Labor grills Angus Taylor over 'forged' documents – question time live Minister says ‘document was drawn directly from the City of Sydney website’. All the day’s events, live 4.59am BST Here are the screenshots from the ...
06:20, 2019-10-24

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: MPs vote in favour of Sir Oliver Letwin's motion to force Boris Johnson to seek delay MPs have voted in favour of Sir Oliver Letwin's amendment which seeks to prevent no-deal Brexit....
16:32, 2019-10-19

TUC and Amnesty come out in support of student climate strikes Unions give their backing to 20 September day of action while NGO asks head teachers to back global protestsThe Trades Union Congress (TUC) has urged...
01:24, 2019-09-11

Australia's population 'can be bigger', Alan Tudge says – politics live Minister for population, cities and urban infrastructure says country can afford to grow – but he won’t put a number on it. All the day’s political e...
00:28, 2019-11-13

Morrison accuses Albanese of 'throwing tantrums' – politics live In Question Time, the prime minister says opposition are addicted to panic and crisis. All the day’s events, live 4.31am BST Anthony Albanese to Scot...
05:40, 2019-10-17

Government-led committee rejects surveillance bill – politics live Coalition and Labor MPs united in recommending bill not be passed, saying it gives home affairs too much power. All the day’s events, live 12.36am BS...
01:44, 2019-10-24

Greens senator says major parties are 'no better than arsonists' – politics live Jordon Steele-John uses energy debate to attack Labor and Coalition support of coal industry. Earlier, Barnaby Joyce claimed two people who died in f...
04:04, 2019-11-12

Chinese embassy condemns Australia's coronavirus ban – politics live Michael McCormack sees off Nationals leadership challenge from Barnaby Joyce, while Adam Bandt elected Greens leader. All the day’s events, live 3.44...
05:16, 2020-02-04

Ferrari, The Team That Benefits Most From F1 Politics, Claims That Politics Are Its Weakness Imagine being the Ferrari Formula One team for a second. As the most storied, long-lasting team in the sport, you’ve got it pretty good. You’ve had d...
22:20, 2020-02-03

Climate emergency ‘a new danger’ to peace, youth activists hear ahead of World Day Among the efforts to build a sustainably peaceful world, “urgent climate action is needed” to curb environmental threats to all our well-being and se...
19:52, 2019-09-20

Far more needed to ‘confront the world’s climate emergency’, UN chief tells ASEAN Summit Four of the ten countries most affected by climate change are members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, United Nations Secretary-General...
15:44, 2019-11-03

Australian bushfire crisis: global figures and media react to 'climate emergency' Hillary Clinton, Greta Thunberg and Bernie Sanders among those responding to Australia’s unprecedented firesPoliticians and climate change activists ...
08:40, 2020-01-02

Green Party unveils election platform pegged on addressing climate emergency Party leader Elizabeth May says politics as usual during a climate emergency is the wrong approach....
16:52, 2019-09-16

City mayors ‘world’s first responders to climate emergency’, UN chief tells Summit City bosses are “the world’s first responders to the climate emergency” UN chief António Guterres declared on Friday, at an international mayors’ sum...
18:52, 2019-10-11

Toronto city council votes unanimously in favour of declaring climate emergency The motion declaring the climate emergency did so "for the purpose of naming, framing and deepening" the city's commitment to fighting climate change...
19:28, 2019-10-02

Tom Steyer releases aggressive climate plan and pledges 'emergency powers' follow-through Tom Steyer, the newest entrant to the presidential race, introduced a climate change plan Thursday night that is more aggressive than most of his com...
02:48, 2019-07-26

Environment minister discusses climate emergency with mayors of Hamilton, Burlington, Milton Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna discussed the impacts of climate change on municipalities with the mayors of Hamilton, Burl...
20:48, 2019-07-25

Far more needed to ‘confront the world’s climate emergency’, Guterres tells ASEAN-UN Summit Four of the 10 countries most affected by climate change are members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, United Nations Secretary-General ...
18:32, 2019-11-04

UN chief appeals to G7 leaders for ‘strong commitment’ and political will to tackle climate emergency People all over the world are calling for a shift towards a greener, cleaner future, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Monday, stressing ...
19:00, 2019-08-26

Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez move to declare climate crisis official emergency Exclusive: Democrats to introduce resolution in House on Tuesday in recognition of extreme threat from global heatingA group of US lawmakers includin...
20:20, 2019-07-08

Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders call for Congress to declare climate change an emergency WASHINGTON — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez teamed up with Sen. Bernie Sanders Tuesday to demand Congress declare climate change a national emer...
21:32, 2019-07-09

Amid climate emergency, Quebecers need to change their habits and fast, says Manon Massé Québec solidaire co-spokesperson Manon Massé said that along with the structural changes that the government must impose, citizens have to change the...
23:32, 2020-01-29

Global climate strike LIVE: Millions of people set to take to streets around world for climate demonstrations Millions of people are set to take to the streets in around 150 countries today in what could be the largest climate protest in history....
08:16, 2019-09-20

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September, millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi, Melbourne to London and New York, will march for ...
01:40, 2019-09-20

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in ...
13:44, 2019-09-19

Support surges for a climate debate in Democratic race A presidential debate focused on global warming could give the issue new prominence in the presidential contest — but offer fodder for GOP attacks....
00:24, 2019-05-30

Unions lend their support to global climate protests BERLIN — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to join worldwide demonstrations this week ahead of a UN climate summit in New York, as unions ...
19:32, 2019-09-16

Most Germans support drastic climate change measures As climate change concerns grow, a new survey has found most Germans support raising flight prices and other measures to protect the planet. The Gree...
00:00, 2019-08-02

The school climate strikes this Friday need the support of adults The school strikes for the climate have energised the climate change fight. People of all ages should heed the call to join in on 20 September, says ...
20:12, 2019-09-18

One Nation declares Nationals 'no longer party of the bush' – politics live Bridget McKenzie and Michael McCormack under pressure as agricultural failures and drought continue to bite. Follow all the day’s event’s live ... 11...
00:28, 2019-11-12

Supreme court expected to rule on census and gerrymandering – US politics live Justices expected to make decision on a citizenship question in the 2020 US census and if partisan gerrymandering is constitutionalSign up for the US...
16:08, 2019-06-27

Stuart Robert brushes off questions about NDIS secrecy – politics live Minister dismisses community concerns about a lack of information on waiting times, saying he isn’t ‘across it’. All the day’s events, live 11.19pm G...
00:36, 2019-11-14

Coalition's ‘big stick’ energy legislation passes House – politics live Labor rejects Adam Bandt’s amendments, sending bill to Senate. Alleged victims of former principal Malka Leifer lobby parliament for extradition help...
03:56, 2019-10-23

Drought policies developed in 'vacuum', farmers' lobby says – politics live The National Farmers’ Federation’s calls for a holistic drought strategy grow louder. All the day’s events, live 11.32pm BST Labor has voted to suppo...
00:48, 2019-10-17

PM refuses to stand down Angus Taylor despite NSW police investigation – politics live Scott Morrison says no action is required after speaking to the NSW police commissioner 5.30am GMT Anthony Albanese is denied a statement on indulgen...
06:48, 2019-11-26

Drought policies developed in 'vacuum', says farmers' lobby – politics live The National Farmers’ Federation’s calls for a wholistic drought strategy grow louder. All the days events, live 9.53pm BST Labor MPs have been calle...
23:16, 2019-10-16

Stuart Robert grilled about whether Centrelink robodebts are illegal – politics live Government services minister tries to avoid question at National Press Club, but urged to address the issue. All the day’s events, live 3.51am GMT Pe...
05:00, 2019-11-14

Andrew Hastie speaks up for persecuted Uighurs in China – politics live Liberal MP says a tragedy is unfolding in Xinjiang province as Nationals demand more drought funding. All the day’s events, live 10.36pm BST Angus Ta...
00:08, 2019-10-24

Dutton blocks medevac transfer after claiming it couldn't be done – politics live Labor says home affairs minister’s veto shows claims before election were false; Frydenberg responds to IMF growth forecast; and Malcolm Turnbull def...
02:28, 2019-10-16

PM defends Coalition after IMF slashes economic growth forecast – politics live Scott Morrison tells parliament IMF update ‘reflects the uncertainty of the times in which we live’. Plus, GetUp acknowledges it did not meet its ele...
06:56, 2019-10-16

Politics LIVE: MPs set for fresh showdown over moves to stop no-deal Brexit MPs are set for a fresh showdown on Thursday over moves to block Parliament being suspended to push through a no-deal Brexit....
08:52, 2019-07-18

Impeachment inquiry: diplomat to say politics were behind refusal to defend Yovanovitch – live David Hale will tell Congress Pompeo worried defending Marie Yovanovitch could lead to further delays in releasing military aid to UkraineSign up for...
16:32, 2019-11-06

Politics may be broken. But it’s only politics that can save us | Jonathan Freedland From Trump to Brexit, democracy seems paralysed. But there’s no point waiting for a hero to ride to our rescueNo one would cast Robert Mueller as the...
18:44, 2019-05-31

Billionaires in politics: The top 25 Americans who funded politics in 2018 Thomson Reuters Sheldon and Miriam Adelson gave more money to political candidates than any other Americans in 2018. They donated over $123 million t...
17:28, 2019-11-09

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
06:24, 2019-09-20

“Act now with ambition and urgency” to tackle the world’s ‘grave climate emergency’, UN chief urges UAE meeting The world is facing “a grave climate emergency”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a climate meeting in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital ...
18:28, 2019-06-30

'Act now with ambition and urgency' to tackle the world’s ‘grave climate emergency’, UN chief urges UAE meeting The world is facing “a grave climate emergency”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a climate meeting in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital ...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Greenpeace activists abseil down Hellenic Petroleum storage tank to protest 'climate emergency' Greenpeace activists abseiled down the side of huge storage tank at a Hellenic Petroleum refinery near Athens on Thursday and unfurled a huge banner ...
14:08, 2019-11-21

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the lang...
08:36, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
07:12, 2019-09-20

The Latest: Dem leader confirms climate bill lacks support SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on a walkout by Republican state senators in Oregon over a proposed climate legislation (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Se...
23:04, 2019-06-25

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world hav...
14:44, 2019-09-19

France says won't support Mercosur given Brazil president's climate comments Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was lying when he played down concerns about climate change at the G20 summit in Japan in June, said French Presid...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Hundreds of Australian academics declare support for climate rebellion Open letter says the Australian government’s inaction on the climate crisis requires civil disobedience in responseMore than 250 academics at Austral...
20:36, 2019-09-19

Greens push for governor generals to be stripped of entitlements after misconduct – politics live Rachel Siewert to introduce private member’s bill to rectify ‘clear oversight in legislation’. All the day’s political events, live 1.53am GMT The fo...
03:08, 2019-11-13

Joe Hockey offered to assist in Barr inquiry without official request – politics live There is a transcript of his conversation with US attorney, but officials say they do not intend to share it with estimates. All the day’s events, li...
04:00, 2019-10-24

Boris Johnson flies to UK as parliament returns after court ruling – Politics live The prime minister has cut short his New York visit after suspension of parliament deemed unlawfulFull story: Boris Johnson flies back to face MPs fu...
07:48, 2019-09-25

Peter Dutton claims war veterans want medevac laws scrapped – politics live Home affairs minister appears to court Jacqui Lambie’s vote as drought dominates the agenda. All the day’s events, live 2.04am BST Just on Peter Dutt...
03:24, 2019-10-17

Greens 'exploiting tragedy to pump up their cult', says Craig Kelly – politics live The Liberal MP says wildfires are not getting worse globally but ‘actually declining’. All the day’s political events, live 3.57am GMT Lyndal Curtis ...
05:16, 2019-11-13

Greens push for governors general to be stripped of entitlements after misconduct – politics live Rachel Siewert to introduce private member’s bill to rectify ‘clear oversight in legislation’. All the day’s political events, live 2.29am GMT Jim Mo...
03:56, 2019-11-13

Alleged victims of Malka Leifer lobby parliament for extradition help – politics live Dassi Erlich and Nicole Meyer call on MPs for help to ensure that the former principal returns from Israel to face abuse charges. All the day’s event...
01:36, 2019-10-23

Malcolm Turnbull defends Snowy 2.0 after report savages project – politics live The former prime minister says critics are doing the work of vested interests in the energy sector. All the day’s events, live 10.29pm BST The drough...
23:40, 2019-10-15

Malcolm Turnbull warns of 'catastrophic' future without net zero emissions goal – politics live The former prime minister has stepped into the climate debate, with a stark warning to moderate Liberals to act. All the day’s events, live 12.45am G...
02:12, 2020-02-26

Michael McCormack re-elected as National party leader after spill – politics live McCormack sees off challenge from Barnaby Joyce, with David Littleproud elected deputy. All the day’s events, live 11.20pm GMT The Nationals are stil...
00:28, 2020-02-04

Australia's oldest things: how mind-boggling timelines meet the climate emergency | Jeff Sparrow They were here before us and should live on long afterwards. With 12 years to avert catastrophe, we need to imagine the aeons to come and consider th...
01:16, 2019-06-15

At UN, youth activists press for bold action on climate emergency, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
23:16, 2019-09-21

It’s time we took a seat ‘at your table’: Guterres calls on world youth to keep leading climate emergency response Older generations have “failed to respond properly” to the climate emergency said the UN chief on Sunday, while the young are “stepping up to the cha...
20:48, 2019-06-23

Labor Unions celebrating Labor Day TUCSON – The 23rd annual Labor Day Picnic took place at Reid Park Monday. Labor unions, members and their families gathered to celebrate what Labor d...
05:28, 2019-09-03

Why Texas’s fossil fuel support will ‘spell disaster’ for climate crisis The state – which leads the way as US output of oil and gas is forecast to rise 25% in the next decade – is intensifying its production pipeline by p...
08:44, 2019-12-07

David Attenborough attacks Australian PM on climate record and support for coal Natural historian denounces Scott Morrison’s policies, saying the bleached Great Barrier Reef is ‘a tragic sight’David Attenborough has criticised th...
01:04, 2019-09-24

UN staff support youth-driven global action on climate crisis Staff at UN Headquarters in New York joined untold numbers of students, scientists, organized labour, and everyday people worldwide, who took to the ...
21:04, 2019-09-20

Climate change: Majority of Germans support ditching Christmas lights As part of efforts to combat climate change, a majority of Germans say they’re in favor of scaling down or completely abandoning their Christmas ligh...
13:48, 2019-12-08

Easterners demand funding and nuclear power to support EU climate deal Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic set out demands on Thursday that could block agreement on the European Union's new push for climate neutrality...
16:16, 2019-12-12

UN staff and young people support global action on climate crisis Staff at UN Headquarters in New York joined untold numbers of students, scientists, labour groups and everyday people worldwide who took to the stree...
20:20, 2019-09-20

Getup director Paul Oosting defends failed election campaign – politics live Head of activist group acknowledges it did not meet its election aims, but says he is still proud of achievements; Dutton vetoes medevac transfer; Fr...
04:56, 2019-10-16

Brexit: Boris Johnson races the clock as deadline for deal looms – politics live The prime minister will brief cabinet today on the latest negotiations as UK and EU teams resume talks 6.40am BST Guardian front page, Wednesday 16 O...
07:52, 2019-10-16

General election: parties announce policies for veterans on Remembrance Sunday – politics live Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn joined tributes at the Cenotaph as Labour, Tories and Lib Dems announced proposals for war veterans 12.40pm GMT With ...
14:08, 2019-11-10

Government to move forward with banking royal commission response following Westpac – politics live Frydenberg promises legislation inspired by recommendations after Westpac chief executive’s resignation draws little sympathy on all sides of politic...
02:36, 2019-11-26

McCormack says bushfire season not unprecedented as Morrison dubs it 'Black Summer' – politics live McCormack sees off leadership challenge from Barnaby Joyce, while Adam Bandt elected Greens leader. All the day’s events, live 2.37am GMT It has just...
03:44, 2020-02-04

Iowa caucus result: Buttigieg and Sanders both claim victory – US politics live news First race of the Democratic primary season still too close to call‘I think we should move on to New Hampshire,’ says SandersHelp us cover the critic...
13:04, 2020-02-07

US politics: Buttigieg leads in Iowa as Senate prepares to acquit Trump – live coverage Buttigieg just ahead of Sanders as Iowa votes trickle inPelosi rips up copy of Trump State of the Union speechOnly one Republican senator likely to v...
13:12, 2020-02-05

Brexit news live: Queen's Speech to kick off another crunch week in UK politics A new session of Parliament will begin today ahead of key Brexit showdowns later in the week....
08:24, 2019-10-14

Rising seas, stress levels spawn climate anxiety support groups On a rainy night in the basement lounge of a church, five people sat in a circle and nibbled on snacks as they talked about their personal struggles....
15:24, 2019-10-23

Australian tech company Atlassian urges business to support climate strikes Future Super, KeepCup and clean energy retailer Amber among 20 firms to join Not Business as Usual allianceAustralian tech company Atlassian is encou...
20:28, 2019-09-02

China, France reaffirm support of Paris climate agreement, call it 'irreversible' French President Emmanuel Macron and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday issued a joint statement reaffirming their strong support for the "irr...
09:12, 2019-11-06

’I stand with Greta’: Mnuchin’s wife posts — then deletes — support for climate activist 'We need to drastically reduce our use of fossil fuels,' the Treasury secretary's wife posted....
00:16, 2020-01-26

COP25: Support business efforts to tackle climate change, urges Guterres The UN Secretary-General has called on business and civil society leaders to press Governments into articulating policies that support private sector...
18:56, 2019-12-11

China, France reaffirm support of Paris climate agreement, say it's 'irreversible': statement China and France reaffirmed their support for the Paris climate change agreement, saying they consider it an "irreversible process", according to a j...
07:56, 2019-11-06

Federal election 2019: Littleproud distances himself from Liberal candidate's 'Islamophobic' posts – politics live Minister grilled about Lyons candidate Jessica Whelan, who claims her Facebook page was doctored. Meanwhile, the climate policy debate heats up. Foll...
00:56, 2019-05-02

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson to block delay as Labour blame game continues New MPs will take their seats in the House of Commons today for the first sitting of parliament since Boris Johnson hailed a "new dawn" in British po...
09:44, 2019-12-17

Boris Johnson news and UK politics LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name staff Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
10:04, 2019-07-24

Scott Morrison grilled on Angus Taylor as police investigate doctored document – politics live Anthony Albanese asks PM why the emissions reduction minister is still on his frontbench. All the day’s events, live 4.29am GMT As the frontbench of ...
05:44, 2019-11-26

Politics news LIVE: Sir Keir Starmer returns to Labour leadership campaigning as Brexit day looms Sir Keir Starmer returned to the Labour leadership campaign and called for the causes of Brexit to be addressed, as Britain's departure from the EU l...
10:40, 2020-01-27

India: Climate emergency message resonates at world’s largest literature festival – UN News special report from Jaipur Against the backdrop of India’s famed “pink city” of Jaipur, the world’s largest literature festival hosted the UN’s top representative in the countr...
18:36, 2020-01-29

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson says Huawei should be allowed to play limited role in UK's 5G network The Government has said "high risk vendors" should be allowed to play a peripheral role in the UK's 5G network – clearing the way for the limited inv...
14:40, 2020-01-28

Michael McCormack re-elected as National party leader while Adam Bandt will lead Greens – politics live McCormack sees off challenge from Barnaby Joyce, with David Littleproud elected deputy, while in the Greens Larissa Waters and Nick McKim will be co-...
01:04, 2020-02-04

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Political figures arrive in Downing Street ahead of first Cabinet meeting of new Government Political figures have started to arrive ahead of the first Cabinet meeting of the new Government....
12:40, 2019-12-17

Angus Taylor calls Clover Moore doctored documents story 'conspiracy theory' – politics live Energy minister says he makes no apology for attack on Sydney lord mayor over emissions, despite use of false figures. All the day’s events, live 10....
00:24, 2019-10-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson urges MPs to ‘heal rift in British politics’ in vote on new deal – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
12:24, 2019-10-19

Australian federal election 2019: Tony Abbott concedes defeat to Zali Steggall in Warringah – politics live Western Australia seats crucial as Queensland swings to LNP. Follow all the updates and analysis, liveLive election results as they come inWhich poli...
13:16, 2019-05-18

Brexit: Boris Johnson to 'speak to country' after Lords pledge to pass bill blocking no deal – politics live Late-night Lords vote commits peers to passing Benn bill by end of Friday, before parliament is suspended. Follow for latest newsLords agree to rule ...
09:24, 2019-09-05

In Pakistan, Guterres urges world to step up climate action, praises support to Afghan refugees UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, recognizing the country’s decades of “outstanding generosity and...
22:36, 2020-02-16

Internal Memo: ESPN Forbids Discussion Of Chinese Politics When Discussing Daryl Morey's Tweet About Chinese Politics If you watched ESPN yesterday, you saw the network repeatedly attempt to grapple with the story of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey creati...
22:08, 2019-10-08

Climate change strike London LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn blasts Donald Trump at massive London climate rally Jeremy Corbyn has condemned President Donald Trump's actions on climate change as he addressed a massive rally in Westminster....
18:28, 2019-09-20

Dominic Cummings dismisses concerns over Boris Johnson's language: LIVE Brexit news and latest politics updates Boris Johnson's de facto chief of staff has risked increasing tensions in Whitehall by dismissing concerns from MPs over the effects of the Prime Min...
10:56, 2019-09-27

In Pakistan, Guterres urges world to step up climate action, praises country’s support to Afghan refugees UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, recognizing the country’s decades of “outstanding generosity and...
22:00, 2020-02-16

Friday’s Daily Brief: Day of the Girl Child, mayors lead on climate emergency, Turkey Syria offensive, new statelessness pledges, extremism in social media Our top stories for Friday: Day of the Girl Child celebrated around the world; city mayors lead on climate fight; humanitarian alarm rising over Turk...
22:16, 2019-10-11

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' hit with $395,000 fine over emergency tones in skit Simulated wireless alert tones used in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" skit making fun of a presidential alert test have cost Walt Disney Co's ABC $395,000 in...
22:16, 2019-08-15

FCC fines ABC $395,000 over 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' emergency alert tones The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday said Walt Disney Co's ABC unit has agreed to pay a $395,000 civil penalty after an October 2018 epi...
21:12, 2019-08-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: W.H.O. Declares a Global Health Emergency The World Health Organization has declared the epidemic an international public health emergency. Chinese officials say 170 people have died....
20:56, 2020-01-30

Europe 'first continent in the world' to declare a climate emergency Renew Europe MEP Pascal Canfin, who initiated the move, said it made Europe "the first continent to declare a climate and environmental emergency"....
19:24, 2019-11-28

Jeremy Corbyn calls for 'green industrial revolution' and warns declaring climate emergency is not enough Jeremy Corbyn has called for a green industrial revolution to tackle climate change and warned that more than simply declaring an "emergency" must be...
04:12, 2019-05-02

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' hit with hefty fine for using emergency alert tones Alert tones used in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" episode earlier this year to poke fun at a presidential alert test that occurred last year cost ABC $395,0...
04:32, 2019-08-16

Coronavirus Live Updates: W.H.O. Considers Emergency Declaration as Toll Rises The World Health Organization will decide today whether to declare the epidemic an international public health emergency. Chinese officials say 170 p...
18:56, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus Live Updates: Emergency Declaration Is Considered as Toll Rises The World Health Organization will decide today whether to declare the epidemic an international public health emergency. Chinese officials say 170 p...
15:08, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus Live Updates: Toll Rises as Emergency Declaration Is Considered The World Health Organization will decide today whether to declare the epidemic an international public health emergency. Officials in China say 170 ...
11:56, 2020-01-30

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson wins Brexit bill vote MPs have voted through Boris Johnson's Brexit bill after he brought it back to the House of Commons following a landslide election....
16:00, 2019-12-20

Moment teenager BBC politics reporter is interrupted by teenager who starts repeating him during live broadcast This is the hilarious moment an excited teenager interrupted a live politics report by a BBC presenter who smoothly sidestepped around the boy and ca...
13:28, 2019-06-21

Coronavirus Live Updates: 1st Death Outside Epicenter Is Reported, but W.H.O. Doesn’t Declare Emergency Yet The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickene...
21:20, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: WHO declares global emergency but stresses confidence in China – live news WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systems as UK citizens in Hubei are due to be flown home on FridayHow ...
21:24, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: death toll reaches 212 after WHO declares global emergency – live news More than 9,320 people infected around the world as WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systemsWHO declare...
01:28, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus LIVE: World Health Organisation deliberate over declaration of global emergency The World Health Organisation are holding a meeting to decide on whether to declare a global emergency in response to the coronavirus....
16:24, 2020-01-30

Australia fires: NSW state of emergency declared as 17 missing in Victoria bushfires – live At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous conditi...
07:24, 2020-01-02

Victoria fires live: 10 emergency warnings in place for Victorian bushfires – latest An emergency warning is current for Bundoora in the northern suburbs of Melbourne as fires spread across East Gippsland, where Vic Emergency has orde...
07:04, 2019-12-30

Victoria fires live: 11 emergency warnings in place for Victorian bushfires – latest An emergency warning is current for Bundoora in the northern suburbs of Melbourne as fires spread across East Gippsland, where Vic Emergency has orde...
08:08, 2019-12-30

Oculus Link for PC is live: Everything we know about cables, GPU support Oculus Quest owners, your chance to dive into the world of PC-VR gaming has begun. The Oculus Home app on Windows PCs has just been updated to suppor...
18:08, 2019-11-18

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson prepares to bring Brexit Bill back in front of MPs Boris Johnson is today set to bring his Brexit Bill back before MPs after a landslide election win that ought to ensure its passage through the Commo...
08:12, 2019-12-20

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: MPs debate Boris Johnson's Brexit bill as he brings it back to the Commons Politicians have returned to the Commons to debate Boris Johnson's Brexit bill after he brought it back before MPs following a landslide election....
11:00, 2019-12-20

Coronavirus live updates: Global health emergency declared, US confirms first human transmission There are now more than 8,200 confirmed coronavirus cases across the world, outpacing the nine-month SARS outbreak in less than a month....
20:52, 2020-01-30

Australia fires: emergency bushfire warnings in NSW, Victoria and SA amid severe heat - live Extreme weather conditions trigger fires in several states and thunderstorm asthma warning and dust storm in Victoria. Follow all the latest updates ...
05:52, 2019-11-21

NSW and Qld fires: emergency warning for bushfire threatening Port Lincoln in South Australia – live More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east co...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Australia fires live: NSW state of emergency declared as 17 missing in Victoria bushfires – latest At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous conditi...
05:48, 2020-01-02

Coronavirus live updates: 7th US case confirmed, mandatory quarantines, national health emergency The Trump administration is issuing a mandatory quarantine for U.S. citizens who've visited Hubei province in the last 14 days and denying entry to f...
00:00, 2020-02-01

Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead Both Got Fined 6 Figures for Fake Emergency Alerts Both Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead have been hit with six-figure fines by the Federal Communications Commission for misusing emergency aler...
18:20, 2019-08-16

Victoria fires live: seven emergency warnings in place for East Gippsland bushfires – latest Vic Emergency has ordered the mass evacuation of a vast area, with catastrophic conditions also forecast for South Australia. Follow latest news and ...
05:16, 2019-12-30

Victoria fires live: nine emergency warnings in place for East Gippsland bushfires – latest Vic Emergency has ordered the mass evacuation of a vast area, with catastrophic conditions also forecast for South Australia. Follow latest news and ...
05:52, 2019-12-30

Brexit: Bercow grants emergency debate on publication of no-deal documents – live news Motion put forward by Dominic Grieve comes ahead of another attempt by Boris Johnson to force October electionJohn Bercow to step down as Speaker by ...
18:20, 2019-09-09

London Bridge attack news LIVE: Vigil to honour emergency services and victims A vigil will be held to pay tribute to the victims killed in the London Bridge terror attack and to honour the emergency services and members of the ...
10:48, 2019-12-02

NSW and Queensland fires: NSW declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of blazes continue to burn across two states 10.49pm GMT Commi...
00:08, 2019-11-11

Coronavirus Live Updates: Number of Deaths Surpasses 200, and W.H.O. Declares Global Health Emergency The World Health Organization said the virus represents a risk outside of China. The United States reported its first case of person-to-person transm...
01:44, 2020-01-31

NSW and Qld fires: Berejiklian declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east coast 11...
00:44, 2019-11-11

Coronavirus: China death toll reaches 213 after WHO declares global emergency – live news More than 9,320 people infected globally, as WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systemsWHO declares coron...
02:32, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus news: Australia initiates emergency plan as Trump says risk to US is 'very low' - live updates Losses on Asian stock markets mount as Saudi Arabia bans entry of religious pilgrims over virus fears. Follow our live news Trump puts VP Pence in ch...
09:24, 2020-02-27

Australia fires: emergency bushfire warnings in NSW, Victoria and SA amid severe heat – live Extreme weather conditions trigger fires in several states and a thunderstorm asthma warning and dust storm in Victoria. Follow all the latest update...
06:52, 2019-11-21

Coronavirus: Italy and Germany confirm cases after WHO declares global emergency – live news WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systems as UK citizens in Hubei are due to be flown home on FridayWHO ...
00:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Widens Lockdown, First Death Outside Epicenter Reported, but No W.H.O. Emergency Yet The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickene...
20:44, 2020-01-23

Trump renews support for Russia to rejoin G8 – live President said it’s ‘much more appropriate to have Russia in’ days before annual G7 meeting Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.00...
22:16, 2019-08-20

Oculus Link for PC is live: Everything we know about cables, GPU support [Updated] Oculus Quest owners, your chance to dive into the world of PC-VR gaming has begun. The Oculus Home app on Windows PCs has just been updated to suppor...
20:32, 2019-11-19

Australians' support for nuclear plants rising – but most don't want to live near one Essential poll finds 44% of Australians support nuclear power plants and 40% oppose themAustralians are slightly more inclined to support nuclear pow...
20:44, 2019-06-17

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson vows to work 'flat out' to deliver election promises Boris Johnson has vowed to work "flat out" to deliver on his new Government's priorities amid warnings that he is driving the country towards a no-de...
13:20, 2019-12-17

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson praises 'one of the best parliaments in British history' as MPs return to the Commons Boris Johnson praised "one of the best Parliaments this country has ever produced" as he welcomed MPs on their return to the Commons....
17:56, 2019-12-17

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson offers to 'find common ground' with opponents as MPs return to the Commons Boris Johnson offered to "reach out across the House to find common ground" in a bid to heal divisions in Parliament today....
19:32, 2019-12-17

Plane passenger mistakes emergency exit for bathroom, deploys emergency slide A passenger aboard a Pakistan International Airlines flight mistook the emergency exit for the bathroom and cancelled the flight.    ...
14:44, 2019-06-10

Don’t fence in our fun, say wild swimmers Enthusiasts say red tape and enforced fees would spoil popular Hampstead pondsEven in the bleak midwinter, a hardy few can be found bobbing around th...
10:24, 2020-02-16

NSW and Queensland fires: Berejiklian declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of blazes continue to burn across two states 11.17pm GMT Watch...
00:28, 2019-11-11

Coronavirus LIVE: Global health emergency declared as British evacuation flight from Wuhan prepares for take off A flight to evacuate British nationals from the Chinese city at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak is due to take off tonight, hours after the Wo...
22:44, 2020-01-30

One of the emergency hospitals Wuhan is panic-building is looking close to completion. Watch a live feed of the construction here. CGTN Authorities in Wuhan, China are panic-building two hospitals in the city in response to the deadly coronavirus. The virus originated in Wuhan, a...
13:08, 2020-01-31

Four Greenpeace activists arrested for scaling BP's London headquarters to hang 'Climate Emergency' banner Four Greenpeace protesters have been arrested after scaling the outside of BP's headquarters....
20:00, 2019-05-20

Having an emergency fund of credit card points has saved me thousands of dollars on last-minute, emergency travel. Here's how I do it. Courtesy of Elizabeth Aldrich I keep at least 30,000 credit card points at all times for emergency flights and hotel rooms. Chase Ultimate Rewards ea...
15:12, 2019-10-05

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Tories criticised over Islamophobia review as Tony Blair warns of Labour defeat 'whitewash' Tony Blair is to unveil research suggesting Labour's problems extend "far deeper" than the unpopularity of Jeremy Corbyn in a speech in London today,...
09:44, 2019-12-18

Greenpeace activists scale European Union's new headquarters and unfurl huge banner warning of 'climate emergency' Greenpeace activists have scaled the European Union's new headquarters in Brussels and unfurled a huge banner warning of a "climate emergency"....
12:40, 2019-12-12

London Bridge news LIVE: Vigil to be held in honour of emergency services and victims of terror attack A vigil will be held to pay tribute to the victims killed in the London Bridge terror attack and to honour the emergency services and members of the ...
09:00, 2019-12-02

Australia fires live: NSW firefighter dies as emergency warnings in place for Tasmania, Victoria bushfires – latest An emergency warning is current for Bundoora in the northern suburbs of Melbourne as fires spread across East Gippsland, where Vic Emergency has orde...
09:24, 2019-12-30

Storm Ciara latest LIVE: Warnings of snow, wind and ice as government announces emergency aid for worst-hit areas Weather warnings for wind, snow and ice have been issued across large parts of the country as the UK struggles to recover from the battering from Sto...
00:12, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus: ‘An emergency in China, but not yet a global health emergency’ The head of the UN health agency, WHO (World Health Organization), declared on Thursday that the respiratory disease Novel Coronavirus, is not yet an...
21:48, 2020-01-23

Asphalt 9: Legends, other Gameloft titles get Microsoft Xbox Live support Gameloft and Microsoft have teamed up to offer gamers streamlined access to popular Xbox Live features and functionality newly available on mobile. T...
00:44, 2019-05-07

Bolsonaro thanks Trump after US president pledges 'full support' – live news Jair Bolsonaro claims ‘great success’ in fighting the Amazon wildfires, and thanks Trump for tweetSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspectiv...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Look: Firefighters rescue fox dangling from metal fence Firefighters in Britain came to the assistance of animal rescuers attempting to free a fox found dangling by its tail from a fence....
16:24, 2020-01-15

Look: Animal rescuers save cat dangling from fence Animal rescuers in Britain said they came to the aid of a pregnant cat found dangling by her back leg from a metal fence....
17:28, 2019-04-17

White House to get taller fence to keep intruders out A new 13-foot tall fence is to be placed around The White House in a bid to keep out intruders....
20:40, 2019-06-07

Australia fires live: emergency warning for Grose Valley fire in NSW as SA bushfires helped by cooler conditions – latest PM says link between extreme weather and climate change won’t change policy. Victoria and South Australia still under bushfire threat as NSW surveys ...
02:48, 2019-12-22

Miracle Baby Survived Being Taken Off Life Support After Doctors Gave Her Just Hours to Live Baby Pheonix was born with a heart defect that makes it difficult for oxygen to circulate in her body....
21:40, 2019-08-12

Trump impeachment: public support grows as scandal widens – live news Reports reveal wider role for Pompeo and Barr in scandalCongressman Chris Collins to plead guilty over insider tradingSign up for the US briefing and...
15:40, 2019-10-01

Families Gather for Support as Their Children Live With a Disease That Turns Body to Bone The condition is called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, which causes the muscle tissue and connective tissue of the body to be gradually repla...
23:04, 2019-11-21

Trump impeachment trial: potential swing senator says he will not support witnesses – live Republicans seem increasingly confident they can block witnessesJohn Roberts insists he will not say alleged whistleblower’s nameHelp us cover the cr...
05:36, 2020-01-31

More than 11,000 scientists declare 'climate emergency' and say failure to act will cause 'untold human suffering' Thousands of scientists from 153 countries have come together to warn the world that "untold suffering" is inevitable if we do not make significant c...
20:04, 2019-11-05

Fence project to keep horses off highway to begin next phase MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Tonto National Forest officials say workers plan Monday to begin installing 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) of steel fencing along and ne...
18:36, 2020-01-11

5-year-old girl killed when fence falls on her in Brooklyn A 5-year-old Brooklyn girl was killed when she was struck by a piece of fence as she was walking with her mother Thursday night, police said. Alysson...
13:36, 2019-08-30

Seattle man builds fence around car-share vehicle at duplex SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle man took exception to a car-share vehicle that was parked without permission at his duplex. So he built a fence around it. D...
20:40, 2019-05-30

Extinction Rebellion protesters chain themselves to fence outside Parliament Extinction Rebellion protesters have used bike locks to attach themselves to a fence outside Parliament....
20:04, 2019-05-03

Razor wire still attached to Nogales border fence NOGALES, ARIZ. - It's been one year since U.S. troops installed razor wire along the border fence in Nogales. The move outraged city leaders and city...
08:24, 2020-02-08

Neighbour disputes: a fence is blocking the light to our home — what can we do? Our neighbours have erected a fence which blocks the light into our home. What can we do about this?...
09:40, 2020-01-31

Samsung on the fence about attending MWC 2020 due to coronavirus outbreak Samsung is the fourth big coming considering its options when it comes to attending Mobile World Congress 2020, people familiar with the company's pl...
09:00, 2020-02-09

Construction to begin soon on taller White House fence WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is getting a new 13-foot fence, almost double its current height, to help keep intruders out. The Secret Service sa...
20:08, 2019-06-07

Denmark completes contentious fence along German border The fence is meant to prevent wild boar from spreading swine fever to Denmark's lucrative pork industry. But critics say it won't work and is a symbo...
12:32, 2019-12-02

Look: Stranded cat rescued from 25-foot prison fence in Britain Animal rescuers in Britain came to the assistance of a cat that ended up stranded on a 25-foot fence covered in razor wire outside of a prison....
19:52, 2020-01-03

Texas boy dies after being impaled on swimming pool’s fence FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police in Fort Worth say no criminal charges will be filed in the death of an 11-year-old boy who was impaled as he climbed ...
14:32, 2019-05-09

The USMNT's Brightest Dual National Is Suddenly On The Fence Recent USMNT debutante Sergiño Dest played all 90 minutes of Ajax’s 3–0 romp over Valencia in the Champions League today. Under normal circumstances,...
00:20, 2019-10-03

Watch: Drunk Man Climbs Fence, Rides Giraffe At Zoo. Then... In a bizarre move, a man in Kazakhstan climbed a fence and clambered onto a giraffe at a zoo, attempting to ride it....
11:28, 2019-08-02

Look: Horse stuck in fence hoisted back to its feet Firefighters in Britain enlisted the help of a resident with a digger to hoist a horse stuck in a fence back to its feet....
17:48, 2020-02-24

Spain says 52 migrants climb fence into its African enclave LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Spanish authorities say 52 migrants have climbed a guarded fence to gain entry into Spain’s North African enclave of Me...
13:12, 2019-05-12

Frustrated Trevor Bauer Chucks The Ball All The Way Over The Fence Before Being Taken Out Today is Trevor Bauer’s last start before the trade deadline, and thus very possibly his last start as an Indian. So it’s potentially fraught, and th...
23:56, 2019-07-28

‘Saturday Night Live’ shows Republicans’ undying support of Trump in cold open On a parody of "Meet the Press with Chuck Todd," Republican Senators are questioned about their unquestioned loyalty to U.S. President Donald Trump....
06:00, 2019-05-12

Kamala Harris rises in poll as Biden's support from black voters drops – live Harris rose from 6% support to 10% support among all voters in new poll while Biden fell from 40% to about 20% support among African AmericansSign up...
15:24, 2019-07-03

Coronavirus news LIVE: China's deadly virus set to join polio, swine flu and ebola on international health emergency list The Chinese coronavirus is expected to trigger a Public Health Emergency at the World Health Organisation, meaning the respiratory ailment will join ...
10:20, 2020-01-22

‘Beyond Babel’ Review: A Fence Separates Star-Crossed Lovers Unpretentious innocence and detailed choreography fuel Keone and Mari Madrid’s West Coast urban dance riff on “Romeo and Juliet.”...
03:24, 2020-02-03

Troops will paint border fence to improve ‘aesthetic appearance’ Active-duty US troops are set to begin painting a year-old stretch of fencing on the Mexican border to “improve the aesthetic appearance” — at the sa...
02:00, 2019-06-07

White House to begin construction on taller fence this summer A border wall is not the only barrier the president has in the works. The White House is getting a new fence that’s almost double the height of...
15:20, 2019-06-08

Speedway spectator, 67, killed when race car flips over fence in Pennsylvania A spectator at a Pennsylvania speedway was killed when a race car flipped over a fence and crashed into the man’s pickup truck, authorities sai...
00:24, 2019-08-05

Morocco stops 3 migrant boats, arrests 40 on border fence RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan authorities have stopped boats carrying 117 sub-Saharan migrants from crossing to Europe and arrested 40 people trying...
15:56, 2019-05-13

Swing voters are on the fence about impeaching Trump, but are more inclined to favor it Reuters Over 40% of respondents polled by Insider who are undecided in 2020 aren't sure whether or not they support impeaching President Donald Trum...
23:28, 2019-09-27

Look: Firefighters rescue horse with back legs stuck in fence Firefighters in Maryland said they had to cut away part of a metal gate to free a horse with its hind legs stuck between the bars....
17:48, 2020-02-13

Bull jumps 7-foot fence to escape auction in Ontario A bull jumped a 7-foot fence at a farm auction house in Ontario and managed to avoid being captured by authorities and members of the public....
19:04, 2019-08-30

Topless photos, stolen bricks mean new fence at church ruins YEMASSEE, S.C. (AP) — After vandals stole bricks from the ruins of an 18th century South Carolina church and a woman posed for topless pictures in it...
18:08, 2019-06-18

Watch: Firefighters rescue deer with leg entangled in wire fence Firefighters in North Carolina came to the rescue of a deer spotted with one of its legs tangled in a wire fence....
20:16, 2020-01-15

Mom recalls horrifying moment daughter was killed by fence in Brooklyn The devastated mom of the little girl killed when a granite railing toppled on her outside a Brooklyn home told The Post through tears Friday that th...
20:48, 2019-08-30

NSW and SA fires live: volunteer firefighters call for support as Australia's bushfires crisis continues - latest The president of the NSW Volunteer Fire Fighters Association says the situation on the ground is ‘out of control’ as he calls for volunteers to recei...
01:24, 2019-12-24

Sanders in lead as Bloomberg support rising ahead of Nevada debate, poll shows – live Vermont senator now commands 32% support, according to poll‘Gloves will be off’: Nevada debate could be pivotal for DemocratsHelp us cover the critic...
14:48, 2020-02-19

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Tony Blair accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'absence of leadership' as he warns Labour could 'be replaced' Tony Blair has claimed Labour will be "finished" if it continues with the politics of Jeremy Corbyn....
11:04, 2019-12-18

Watch: Georgia deputy rescues deer stuck between fence bars A Georgia sheriff's deputy's body camera was recording when he came to the rescue of a small deer that had become stuck between the bars of a fence....
21:04, 2019-11-19

Horrifying Video Shows Alligator Climbing Fence At Military Base A horrifying video that is going viral online shows a huge alligator scaling a fence to enter the military base of Naval Air Station Jacksonville in ...
12:40, 2019-08-20

Trump has not built a single mile of new border fence after 30 months in office SAN DIEGO, California — The Trump administration has not installed a single mile of new wall in a previously fenceless part of the U.S.-Mexico border...
06:44, 2019-07-20

Watch: Alligator scales fence to enter Navy base in Florida A driver stopped on a Florida road to capture video of an alligator scaling a fence at a military base and wandering around inside....
16:44, 2019-08-19

Local artists to paint murals on Fourth Avenue construction fence TUCSON – With their bright colors, culture and powerful messages, murals have become the cure to sad walls in Tucson. The Historic Fourth Avenue Coal...
18:28, 2019-08-16

Dog owner who ripped up fence to protect pooch’s pee spot takes deal It wasn’t a ruff rap. Dog owner Eric Swanson took a dismissal deal for ripping up a small fence erected by an eyebrow spa to keep his precious pooch ...
03:32, 2020-01-22

Look: Escaped snake found wedged between fence posts in British town Animal rescuers in Britain said a member of the public received an unusual surprise when they found a 5-foot boa constrictor stuck between fence post...
18:56, 2019-09-03

‘Escape genius’ bear jumps electric fence to evade rangers He’s the Houdini of bears. A three-year-old male brown bear known as M49 beat the odds and broke free from captivity just hours after being cap...
22:48, 2019-07-18

Yorkie crushed by FedEx driver who threw package over fence, family says A California family blames FedEx for their Yorkie’s death, saying a driver flung a package over the fence that crushed the beloved pooch, accor...
23:52, 2019-11-20

Fortnite Find Jonesy Behind a Fence Location for Downtown Drop Challenges Fortnite Downtown Drop Challenges went live this week, giving players loads of cool new things to do in Creative mode. Here's how you complete the Fi...
15:36, 2019-05-23