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Angela Merkel tells parliament: More climate action, less hate

The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...

Angela Merkel tells parliament: More climate action, less hate

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Angela Merkel demands more climate action and less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Stand up to far-right, Germany's Angela Merkel tells Europe The resignation of Austria's vice chancellor led German politicians to warn against alliances with populists. Chancellor Merkel spoke out against rig...
20:40, 2019-05-18

Angela Merkel tells Harvard grads to 'tear down walls' The chancellor has addressed students at the elite university, encouraging them to shape the future. Her halting speech appeared to contain a few dig...
23:52, 2019-05-30

Germany's Angela Merkel urges China to do more for climate German Chancellor Angela Merkel has underlined the importance of international cooperation on both global warming and global trade in a speech to Chi...
16:04, 2019-09-07

Angela Merkel: 'Dedicating all my strength' to fighting climate crisis The German chancellor struck an encouraging tone in what is likely to be one of her last New Year's addresses. Merkel addressed the challenges of the...
12:32, 2019-12-31

Angela Merkel urges 'humility' towards nature at Iceland climate meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Iceland for talks with leaders of Nordic countries. Climate is expected to dominate the agenda, and Merkel has ...
10:40, 2019-08-20

Angela Merkel opens International Motor Show with climate warning The chancellor called on the auto industry to put more effort into the research and investment of electric vehicles. Germany's automotive industry ch...
13:24, 2019-09-12

Germany's Green leader sorry for linking Angela Merkel's shaking to climate crisis German Green party leader Annalena Baerbock has tweeted her apologies after suggesting that the chancellor's trembling may have been caused by climat...
16:40, 2019-06-29

Brexit news latest: Angela Merkel tells Boris Johnson that deal is 'overwhelmingly unlikely' Angela Merkel has told Boris Johnson that a Brexit deal is "overwhelmingly unlikely" unless Northern Ireland stays in the Customs Union, according to...
11:41, 2019-10-08

Brexit news latest: Talks on verge of collapse as Angela Merkel tells Boris Johnson that breakthrough deal is 'overwhelmingly unlikely' PM tells Standard it's pedal to the metal for no deal as Germany delivers blow Follow live politics updates HERE...
13:56, 2019-10-08

Merkel’s New Year’s Speech Calls for Action on Climate and Tolerance The German chancellor, in her 15th such address, expressed optimism about the coming decade despite large challenges ahead....
20:16, 2019-12-31

Leader of Germany's Green Party apologises after linking Angela Merkel's shaking to climate change The leader of Germany's Green party has apologised for linking Angela Merkel's episodes of trembling to climate change....
16:12, 2019-07-01

Protesters gather at Britain's parliament to urge climate action At least 12,000 people converged on Britain's parliament on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers to start driving the sweeping changes needed to meet the cou...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Failing to agree on climate action would ‘not only be immoral’ but ‘suicidal’, UN chief tells COP24 With roadblocks continuing at the COP24 climate change conference over how to implement the  historic 2015 Paris Agreement, United Nations chief Antó...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Ocasio-Cortez tells world's mayors drastic action needed on climate crisis In a passionate address to leaders of 94 cities in Copenhagen, the congresswoman called ‘runaway’ pursuit of profit unsustainableUS congresswoman Ale...
21:20, 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg tells world leaders ‘you are failing us’, as nations announce fresh climate action Speaking at the beginning of the UN’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, the 16-year-old acclaimed climate activist Greta Thunberg, was unsparing in he...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Could Angela Merkel's CDU make a turn to the right? Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer intends to step down as leader of the Christian Democrats. Could this development move the party further to the right? Sab...
20:36, 2020-02-10

Angela Merkel ‘is well’ after being seen shaking: spokesperson "The memory of the incident last week led to the situation today - so (it was) a psychologically driven process," the official said. "There is nothin...
22:32, 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel: We need to fight for Europe The German chancellor has urged European unity in the face of challenges from China, the US and Russia. In an interview with a German daily, Merkel a...
09:36, 2019-05-16

Worries on the horizon for Angela Merkel From climate change and trembling spells to a trembling government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces many challenges as she returns to office po...
21:20, 2019-08-14

Angela Merkel and her view of the world The chancellor's mandate will soon be drawing to a close. What has she accomplished in her time in office? What does she still want to achieve as hea...
00:56, 2019-12-31

Chancellor Angela Merkel as art motif As she turns 65 on July 17, DW looks at how the German Chancellor has been depicted by artists. Across nearly 15 years in high office, Angela Merkel ...
16:28, 2019-07-16

What to watch for when Angela Merkel's conservatives meet From questions of party leadership to the future of Chancellor Angela Merkel's government, much is at stake at the CDU conference. DW looks at the is...
17:20, 2019-11-21

Angela Merkel to visit Auschwitz: report For the first time during her chancellorship, Angela Merkel is planning to visit the former Nazi concentration camps in Auschwitz and take part in a ...
10:52, 2019-11-21

Angela Merkel's heir apparent: Can AKK still cut it as chancellor? Long considered German Chancellor Angela Merkel's anointed heir, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has been building her international profile. But within p...
17:12, 2019-06-12

Opinion: What awaits CDU and Germany after Angela Merkel? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's grip on her Christian Democrats party is loosening. The CDU is in crisis — and so, DW's Christoph Strack writes, is...
20:20, 2020-02-10

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in just over a week German chancellor will travel to G20 despite visibly shaking at public event in BerlinAngela Merkel will travel to the G20 summit in Japan despite ex...
10:56, 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel blames dehydration for shakes German chancellor started to shake in hot Berlin sun while welcoming Ukrainian presidentAngela Merkel has blamed dehydration after she started to vis...
16:20, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel, defense minister to fly to US on two planes The German chancellor and the defense minister will fly concurrently to the east coast of the US on separate jets. Merkel is attending the UN climate...
09:24, 2019-09-22

Angela Merkel's CDU unites in questions of the future A day and a half of policy and leadership debates resulted in Germany's largest party plotting out a united path into the post-Merkel era. But it rem...
16:12, 2019-11-23

Angela Merkel visits Auschwitz for first time German chancellor pledges further €60m donation to Auschwitz FoundationAngela Merkel has for the first time visited the former Nazi death camp of Aus...
12:36, 2019-12-06

AfD aside, Germans consider Angela Merkel's health private Nearly 60% of Germans say Angela Merkel's shaking in public is a personal matter, according to a survey. The chancellor, who turns 65 next week, has ...
15:44, 2019-07-13

German ex-spy chief pushes Angela Merkel's CDU further right The former head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has been accused of courting the far right following his sacking. Hans-Georg Maassen is the...
20:40, 2019-07-21

Angela Merkel: 'I understand questions about my health' At her annual press conference in Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated that she is feeling well. There have been increased concerns abo...
12:28, 2019-07-19

Germany's Angela Merkel at 65: The chancellor who defined an era Angela Merkel was born on July 17, 1954. She became German chancellor in 2005, fundamentally changing the country. Often praised for her calm demeano...
05:32, 2019-07-17

Germany’s Angela Merkel calls for crackdown on far-right extremists Far-right extremists "need to be fought from the beginning without any taboo," Merkel said Saturday....
21:16, 2019-06-22

Opinion: German YouTuber takes on Angela Merkel's CDU A 26-year-old YouTuber is making headlines with his tirade against the Christian Democrats. Many disagree with the man's tone, but his video makes an...
18:40, 2019-05-23

Angela Merkel: you’re on hols, so less of the despotism please | Rebecca Nicholson The German chancellor’s vacation reading speaks volumesOne of the reasons I tend not to mind the tinny hiss of other people’s headphones on public tr...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Germany: Angela Merkel becomes second-longest-serving chancellor Chancellor Merkel has held her title for 5,143 days. But to overtake Helmut Kohl and become the longest-serving, she'll have to remain in office unti...
12:04, 2019-12-23

Angela Merkel inspects NATO troops in Germany The German military has put on a major display for the chancellor to show off its NATO commitment. Speaking to soldiers, Angela Merkel underlined the...
17:56, 2019-05-20

Angela Merkel meets Germany’s protesting farmers Thousands of angry German farmers have brought cities to a standstill in recent weeks. Now, Chancellor Angela Merkel is trying to ease their concerns...
11:08, 2019-12-02

Angela Merkel and a cat-eating python: Tuesday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
16:52, 2020-01-07

Angela Merkel stumbles onto stage at business event German Chancellor Merkel tripped over a step approaching a podium. Though health concerns have mounted over the chancellor since she suffered "shakin...
23:44, 2019-11-28

Angela Merkel opens new Bauhaus Museum in Dessau The German chancellor was in the eastern town of Dessau to open the new Bauhaus Museum to mark the 100th anniversary of the school's foundation. The ...
17:52, 2019-09-08

Angela Merkel in China: A trip fraught with difficulties The German chancellor is a regular visitor to China. But amid economic and political unrest, her upcoming talks with the Chinese leadership are expec...
18:04, 2019-09-05

Leadership of Angela Merkel's CDU tested by state's far-right debacle Chancellor Angela Merkel's party struggled to find a way to avoid new elections — and calm a political uproar — after it allied with the far-right Af...
22:24, 2020-02-07

Angela Merkel calls for weapons exports to Africa The chancellor has called on politicians to rethink restrictive arms export policies, arguing they are not in Germany's best interest. She made the c...
18:48, 2019-11-27

Angela Merkel calls for quick end to US-China trade row The protracted trade dispute between the US and China is affecting other countries as well, Merkel has told the Chinese premier. At the same time, sh...
07:52, 2019-09-06

Angela Merkel says she is in good health after third shaking bout German chancellor began trembling at reception for Finnish prime ministerAngela Merkel has insisted she is in good health after experiencing a third ...
15:08, 2019-07-10

Angela Merkel seen visibly shaking for third time in a month German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking in public for the third time in less than a month....
14:28, 2019-07-10

Hong Kong protesters ask Angela Merkel for support Activist Joshua Wong urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to use her upcoming trip to China to speak on behalf of the pro-democracy protesters. Wong...
04:52, 2019-09-04

WATCH: Angela Merkel spotted shaking for second time German Chancellor Angela Merkel was filmed shaking uncontrollably for the second time in just as many weeks, leading to questions about her health....
17:52, 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel Is Seen Shaking Again, but Spokesman Insists She’s Fine The German chancellor began trembling at a ceremony in Berlin on Thursday, 10 days after she blamed high temperatures for another shaking episode....
19:56, 2019-06-27

Germany's Angela Merkel seen shaking for third time within weeks The German chancellor was seen slightly shaking while greeting Finland's prime minister in Berlin. It's the third time in recent weeks that this has ...
13:00, 2019-07-10

Opinion: Can Angela Merkel's work summit end migration war? For years, German politicians considered foreign workers a topic too touchy to talk about. But now there is no denying the facts, DW's Jens Thurau wr...
18:32, 2019-12-17

Angela Merkel blasts SPD for failing to back von der Leyen Merkel wants German Social Democrats to stop thwarting Ursula von der Leyen's bid to lead the EU Commission. Many officials domestically and across t...
02:00, 2019-07-12

Angela Merkel to address Harvard’s graduating class CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to address Harvard University graduates. The Ivy League school is hosting its 368th co...
07:48, 2019-05-30

Opinion: What Ursula von der Leyen learned from Angela Merkel The EU is a game with three summits and, in the end, a German wins? In this case, yes. But Ursula von der Leyen's years in Berlin will prove ideal pr...
20:52, 2019-07-03

Angela Merkel takes to CNN to talk EU vote, anti-Semitism German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been conspicuously quiet in recent weeks. She rarely gives interviews as it is, let alone to foreign media. Now, ...
16:04, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel's party mulls legalizing cannabis in Germany Prominent members of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) have begun to openly discuss legalizing marijuana in Germany. The move would be a historic ...
07:52, 2019-10-26

German chancellor Angela Merkel ‘does a Hillary’ with shock shaking fit ANGELA Merkel has been accused of “doing a Hillary Clinton” with her bizarre shaking fit during a ceremony....
21:20, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel's conservatives show unity at German CDU conference The chancellor’s embattled heir apparent Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer gave a rousing speech that unified a party riddled with dissent. But questions pe...
18:56, 2019-11-22

Angela Merkel insists she’s fine after third public shaking episode Merkel's office has given no explanation for the shaking episodes, prompting speculation in German media about the cause....
16:20, 2019-07-10

Angela Merkel's shaking changes how Germany's leaders discuss their health When Angela Merkel shakes, the whole of Germany worries. But on Thursday, comfortably seated, the chancellor got through a state reception untroubled...
23:28, 2019-07-11

Opinion: Angela Merkel's Harvard speech is noteworthy for what she didn't say German Chancellor Angela Merkel's poignant and personal commencement speech at Harvard University was also a thinly veiled appeal to reject Trumpism....
12:52, 2019-05-31

Angela Merkel takes to CNN to talk EU vote, German politics German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been conspicuously quiet in recent weeks. She rarely gives interviews as it is, let alone to foreign media. Now, ...
15:40, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel meets with Trump, Rouhani — UN live updates Angela Merkel has discussed Iran with Donald Trump on the sidelines of the General Assembly. Afterward, she met with his Iranian counterpart, Preside...
19:48, 2019-09-24

Angela Merkel condemns Macron's 'drastic words' on NATO After claims by the French president that NATO is "brain dead," German Chancellor Merkel said the military alliance is far from needing life support....
17:28, 2019-11-07

Angela Merkel meets Erdogan amid regional tension During a brief visit, Chancellor Merkel plans to address multiple topics with President Erdogan, from regional conflicts to human rights issues. Germ...
12:52, 2020-01-24

Angela Merkel wants Germany to have 1 million car charging points by 2030 BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she wants to drastically increase the number of charging stations for electric cars in Germany t...
17:20, 2019-11-04

Angela Merkel: 'I distance myself' from Donald Trump's racist comments In her annual summer press conference, the German chancellor strongly criticized the US President for his recent diatribe against Democratic congress...
16:04, 2019-07-19

EU election result increases pressure on Angela Merkel's coalition Germany's major parties have slumped again in the European elections, with the Social Democrats particularly hard-hit. The result could potentially a...
19:24, 2019-05-26

Angela Merkel and Vladmir Putin push ahead with pipeline The Russian and German leaders have confirmed that the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline will start operating, despite US sanctions. Merkel also a...
18:28, 2020-01-11

Angela Merkel sits for anthems after latest shaking episode German chancellor reportedly requests change of protocol after third bout of tremblingAngela Merkel sat through the German and Danish national anthem...
16:12, 2019-07-11

Macron would back Angela Merkel as European Commission president The German chancellor has repeatedly denied any intention to continue in politics, but talk of her leading the Commission persists. France's presiden...
08:04, 2019-06-12

'Spectres of the past': Angela Merkel sounds alarm over antisemitism Germany has responsibility to tackle antisemitism and far-right politics, says chancellorAngela Merkel has said antisemitism is a problem in Germany ...
14:44, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel to meet Erdogan amid regional tension During a brief visit, Chancellor Merkel plans to address multiple topics with President Erdogan, from regional conflicts to human rights issues. Germ...
08:28, 2020-01-24

German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledges aid to Burkina Faso OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged 46 million euros ($51 million) to help Burkina Faso fight Islamic extrem...
12:36, 2019-05-02

Angela Merkel issues warning about rise of nationalism in Europe ​G​erman Chancellor Angela Merkel said the “specters of the past” must be confronted as she warned of the rise of nationalism in Europe a...
18:48, 2019-05-28

At Auschwitz, Angela Merkel expresses shame over barbaric crimes After 14 years in office, the chancellor has visited Nazi Germany's most notorious concentration camp. While there, she underscored her country's end...
18:52, 2019-12-06

German Chancellor Angela Merkel seen shaking for the second time in 10 days German Chancellor Angela Merkel has appeared unsteady and shaking for the second time in 10 days....
10:24, 2019-06-27

Albania earthquake: Germany's Angela Merkel vows aid for victims In the aftermath of Albania's deadly earthquake, Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised aid from Germany and the EU. Albania's prime minister has call...
18:44, 2019-12-01

More members of Angela Merkel's party found to have 'prepper' links CDU criticised for allegedly failing to guard against neo-Nazis and ‘prepper’ infiltrationPressure is mounting on the leadership of Angela Merkel’s c...
19:44, 2019-12-18

Opinion: Angela Merkel's blunder of the decade that's taboo in Germany The chancellor had no choice. The public and press were largely in lock step with her. The time for decisive compassion and bold action had come. Mer...
10:20, 2019-12-31

Brexit: Boris Johnson, Angela Merkel to face off over stalemate Ahead of his meeting with the German Chancellor, Boris Johnson has again urged the EU to reopen Brexit negotiations. The silence so far has been deaf...
19:20, 2019-08-20

Majority of Germans support Angela Merkel, want her to finish term Germans see Chancellor Merkel as a force of stability in a crisis-ridden world, a recent survey has shown. Despite her popularity, a majority are dis...
00:52, 2019-09-06

Angela Merkel supports Angola in Luanda Leaks investigation German Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised support in a corruption investigation of the daughter of Angola's former president. The daughter is accu...
17:04, 2020-02-07

Angela Merkel speaks of 'deep shame' on first visit to Auschwitz German chancellor says crimes at Nazi death camp will always be part of country’s historyAngela Merkel has expressed “deep shame” during her first vi...
17:16, 2019-12-06

Angela Merkel calls for peaceful resolution in Hong Kong The protracted trade dispute between the US and China is affecting other countries as well, Merkel has told the Chinese premier. The German chancello...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Angela Merkel makes first Auschwitz trip as German leader After 14 years, Merkel is paying her first visit as chancellor to the site of the Nazi concentration camp and extermination center at Auschwitz-Birke...
00:32, 2019-12-06

Germany's foreign policy divides Angela Merkel's coalition With a leftist duo now leading the junior partner in Merkel's coalition, foreign policy is increasingly dividing the already fragile government. It c...
16:00, 2019-12-10

Most Germans find AKK unfit to replace Angela Merkel, poll finds While the transfer of power within the ruling CDU conservatives appears to have been well orchestrated, a new poll suggests few think Merkel's heir a...
20:56, 2019-05-29

Angela Merkel hails Germany's progress since fall of Berlin Wall The chancellor said much has been achieved since the two Germany's were reunited in 1990. Ahead of German Unity Day, Angela Merkel called for equal l...
15:28, 2019-09-28

Angela Merkel calls for 'fresh attempt' at EU-India trade deal German Chancellor Angela Merkel ends her trip to India on Saturday with the announcement of a billion euro investment into green projects in the coun...
08:36, 2019-11-02

Germany’s Angela Merkel renews health concerns with second shaking incident German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking for a second time in just over a week – renewing concerns about her health. Merkel appeared to clasp...
14:44, 2019-06-27

Hong Kong: Angela Merkel calls for peaceful solution to unrest The German chancellor is seeking an end to the unrest in Hong Kong through amicable talks. She says the constitution, protecting residents' freedoms,...
17:04, 2019-08-14

Germany's Angela Merkel vows to fight right-wing extremist terrorism At a memorial to victims of neo-Nazi terrorism, the chancellor said the government must prevent a resurgence of such hatred. Her comments came shortl...
18:48, 2019-11-04

Angela Merkel, Boris Johnson agree on Brexit goal, but not how to reach it In talks with German Chancellor Merkel, British PM Johnson reiterated a call to renegotiate the UK's divorce from the EU. Both leaders said they want...
20:36, 2019-08-21

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in nine days sparking health fears ANGELA Merkel has been seen shaking for the second time in just nine days sparking health fears for the German Chancellor....
11:20, 2019-06-27

WATCH: Angela Merkel filmed shaking during German national anthem German Chancellor Angela Merkel was filmed shaking repeatedly while listening to her country's national anthem, prompting fears she was suffering fro...
18:04, 2019-06-20

Former Chancellor Gerhard Schröder accuses Angela Merkel of 'fatal mistakes' The former chancellor has laid the blame for the current predicament the CDU faces firmly at Merkel's door. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer was expected t...
06:48, 2020-02-12

Angela Merkel touts renewables in coal-hungry South Africa Chancellor Merkel met with South Africa's president to discuss how his country can move towards renewable energy to fight climate change. The pair al...
19:00, 2020-02-06

Brexit withdrawal agreement will not be re-opened, warns key ally of Angela Merkel A key ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel today stressed that she and other EU leaders were adamant that the Brexit withdrawal agreement will not...
12:28, 2019-07-24

Angela Merkel's American dream — if the Berlin Wall hadn't fallen If the Berlin Wall had never fallen in 1989, today the German Chancellor might be on a road trip through the US and listening to Bruce Springsteen, s...
18:48, 2019-11-05

Angela Merkel faces party revolt over Huawei in German 5G rollout The CDU is poised to rebel against Chancellor Angela Merkel over her Huawei policy. Conference delegates want to force her to let the Bundestag vote ...
16:36, 2019-11-22

Germany’s Angela Merkel blames dehydration for scary moment in Berlin German Chancellor Angela Merkel had a few shaky moments Tuesday while standing with the new Ukrainian leader in the hot Berlin sun – and later blamed...
16:08, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel, Jair Bolsonaro discuss aid for Amazon in 'productive' conversation Their telephone call followed strained relations in recent weeks between Bolsonaro and Europe over combating wildfires in Brazil. Bolsonaro said Euro...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Angela Merkel invites Boris Johnson amid Brexit differences German Chancellor Angela Merkel has invited new UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Berlin, a spokeswoman has said. No date has been set for the visit...
21:04, 2019-07-26

Hong Kong: Angela Merkel says China must 'guarantee' rights and freedoms ‘In the current situation, everything must be done to avoid violence,’ German chancellor says in BeijingThe German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has sai...
06:44, 2019-09-07

Angela Merkel congratulates Boris Johnson on election victory as Brexit looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Boris Johnson on his victory, adding that she looks forward to working with him closely....
11:12, 2019-12-13

Angela Merkel to focus on migration, trade on trip to South Africa, Angola Chancellor Angela Merkel's three-day trip to South Africa and Angola will address migration. But expect economic talks to get plenty of attention as ...
14:04, 2020-02-05

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' in Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
16:12, 2019-06-22

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' on Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
21:44, 2019-06-22

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall The collapse of the Berlin Wall “proves that no wall is so high and so strong that we could not break it,” German Chancellor Angela Merke...
18:52, 2019-11-09

Angela Merkel expressed 'deep shame' on her first visit to Auschwitz in her 14 years as German chancellor Omar Marques/Getty German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Auschwitz, the Polish death camp where the Nazis killed a million Jews in World War II, on...
17:28, 2019-12-06

Brexit: Angela Merkel says negotiations reach 'final sprint' phase – live news Rolling updates on the latest political developments, including negotiations in BrusselsTusk: ‘Foundations’ of deal are ready but UK has late doubtsN...
20:08, 2019-10-16

Brexit: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to come up with solution to backstop - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 6.33pm BST Here is Jeremy Cliffe, the Economist’s Brussels bureau chief, and form...
19:48, 2019-08-21

Angela Merkel visiting India to bolster ties amid China's growing clout German Chancellor Angela Merkel, along with a dozen ministers, is traveling to India to seek ways to strengthen trade cooperation. Germany's Parliame...
18:32, 2019-10-30

Angela Merkel absolutely won't give way on backstop, Boris Johnson told as he flies to Berlin Boris Johnson was today warned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is "absolutely not giving way" on the Irish border backstop as he prepared for hi...
14:44, 2019-08-21

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals put forward by the next prime m...
23:04, 2019-07-01

Angela Merkel leads European leaders in congratulating Boris Johnson on election victory as Brexit looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among European leaders to congratulate Boris Johnson on his election victory today, adding she looks forward to w...
11:40, 2019-12-13

Leader of Germany’s Social Democrats, partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government, resigns after election fiasco BERLIN (AP) — Leader of Germany’s Social Democrats, partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government, resigns after election fiasco....
10:32, 2019-06-02

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: PM to meet Angela Merkel he battles for backstop breakthrough on first trip abroad as leader Boris Johnson will meet Angela Merkel in his first outing on the world stage as Prime Minister, where he is set to call for the Brexit backstop to be...
10:52, 2019-08-21

Boris Johnson to tell Merkel, Macron that Brexit can’t be stopped by UK parliament In his first trip abroad as leader, Johnson is due to meet his European counterparts ahead of a G7 summit in Biarritz, France....
03:24, 2019-08-18

Iran crisis: Boris Johnson, Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron appeal for all sides to show restraint after killing of General Qassem Soleimani Emmanuel Macron, Angela Merkel and Boris Johnson have made a European appeal for Iran and the US to step back in the escalating Middle East crisis....
06:32, 2020-01-06

A look inside the daily life of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a former chemist who has been Forbes' most powerful woman in the world for 9 straight years and can get by on only 4 hours of sleep German chancellor Angela Merkel is Forbes' Most Powerful Woman, for the ninth consecutive year. Since becoming chancellor in 2005, the former chemist...
21:44, 2019-12-13

Angela Merkel 'fine' after being seen violently shaking in Berlin heatwave German chancellor Angela Merkel has insisted she is fine after she was seen shaking violently as she met the new Ukrainian president in Berlin....
18:16, 2019-06-18

Angela Merkel opts to sit during national anthem day after third bout of 'shaking' German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat down at a ceremony to welcome Denmark's prime minister, a day after she was seen shaking in public for the third ...
14:12, 2019-07-11

'Office' actress Angela Kinsey tells why her character loved cats Actress Angela Kinsey not only played a cat lover on the beloved sitcom "The Office" but also deeply cares about cat health and care in her everyday ...
22:00, 2019-08-27

German parliament to decide on Huawei 5G involvement, Merkel's CDU party agrees Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) overwhelmingly approved a motion on Saturday to debate in parliament the involvement of...
11:40, 2019-11-23

Angela Merkel insists she is 'fine' after appearing unsteady and shaking during public events Angela Merkel has insisted she is "fine" after appearing unsteady and shaking during public events....
12:24, 2019-06-29

Brexit news latest: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to find 'solution' to backstop row and prevent no-deal Angela Merkel has given Boris Johnson 30 days to solve the Brexit backstop row but insisted Germany is ready for a no-deal split....
19:56, 2019-08-21

Global climate strikes: Don’t say you’re sorry. We need people who can take action to TAKE ACTUAL ACTION | First Dog on the Moon Brenda the civil disobedience penguin gives some handy dos and don’ts for your civil disobedience Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog car...
07:12, 2019-09-20

Murder probe launched after politician from Angela Merkel's party is 'shot dead outside his home in Germany' A politician from Chancellor Angela Merkel's party was shot dead outside his home Germany....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Boris Johnson tells Merkel EU must abandon backstop if it wants Brexit deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryDowning Street lobby briefing - SummaryBrexit deadlock as No 10 i...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Leave.EU 'kraut' tweet: Brexit group apologises over 'grotesquely offensive' Angela Merkel post A leading Brexit group has apologised and deleted a social media post that described Angela Merkel as "kraut"....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: Angela Merkel vows to discuss plans for 'friction-free' Brexit when she meets PM Angela Merkel has vowed to discuss with Boris Johnson how to achieve a "the most friction-free" Brexit when the pair meet later today....
14:44, 2019-08-21

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

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
18:24, 2019-05-20

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

Israeli president tells parliament to find new PM or face election Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz have each failed to form a governmentIsrael’s president, Reuven Rivlin, told parliament on Thursday to find ...
15:32, 2019-11-21

Huawei Tells Parliament It’s No Security Threat, Aiming to Avoid a Ban British lawmakers questioned a Huawei executive on Monday about American allegations that the company poses a risk to national security....
22:44, 2019-06-10

‘Best way to fight climate change is to go to school,’ Quebec education minister tells students taking part in climate march Quebec Education Minister Jean-François Roberge is insisting that the best way for students to fight the climate crisis is to simply stay in school....
19:28, 2019-09-18

UN announces roadmap to Climate Summit in 2019, a ‘critical year’ for climate action 2019 is a critical year, the “last chance” for the international community to take effective action on climate change, General Assembly President Mar...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action...
14:20, 2019-09-17

Solskjaer demands action over Pogba Twitter hate campaign "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says action must be taken to prevent the kind of hate campaign which Paul Pogba has suffered on Twitt...
13:52, 2019-08-23

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson set for showdown Brexit talks in Paris after given 30 days to find 'solution' to Brexit by Angela Merkel Boris Johnson is set for showdown Brexit talks in Paris only hours after French President Emmanuel Macron ruled out making concessions....
05:56, 2019-08-22

YouTube’s new control feature hides channels you hate, tells you why it recommends videos YouTube today announced new features intended to give users greater control over -- and insight into -- homepage video recommendations.Read More...
19:00, 2019-06-26

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way ...
09:00, 2019-09-20

Beyoncé’s publicist tells fans to stop ‘spewing hate’ at wife of Warriors owner In a viral video from Game 3 on Wednesday night, Nicole Curran can be seen leaning past the singer to talk to Jay-Z....
18:20, 2019-06-07

I'm using all my strength to fight climate change, says Merkel German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a her New Year's message she is fighting climate change with all her strength to enable future generations to...
00:24, 2019-12-31

Boost Africa investment, Germany's Merkel tells 'Compact with Africa' summit An Africa investment summit has begun in Berlin with Chancellor Angela Merkel insisting the continent has an "important role," offering "more chances...
12:04, 2019-11-19

Merkel broadly content with EU pledge for climate neutrality German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was broadly happy that EU leaders had committed to climate-neutrality by 2050, while acknowledging that Pola...
02:12, 2019-12-13

Germany plans CO2 pricing to help with climate goals: Merkel Germany will introduce some sort of carbon emissions pricing to achieve its climate goals, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday, adding that she ...
18:32, 2019-08-13

Merkel defends immigration, climate policies in Bundestag In a fast — but vague — Q&A session in parliament, the chancellor said good work was being done on immigration and climate policy. There was also a b...
20:24, 2019-12-18

Merkel successor AKK calls for German 'climate consensus' The top Christian Democrat wants Bundestag parties to come to a climate consensus. In an interview with German media, CDU boss Annegret Kramp-Karrenb...
01:20, 2019-07-08

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people ...
14:32, 2019-06-13

Arlene Foster tells Boris Johnson to change his Brexit deal if he wants DUP's support in Parliament DUP leader Arlene Foster today told Boris Johnson to renegotiate his Brexit deal if he wants her party's support in Parliament....
17:40, 2019-10-26

German court dismisses climate change challenge to Merkel A court in Germany has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three farming families who along with Greenpeace argued that Angela Merkel's government has not d...
17:52, 2019-10-31

German minister contradicts Merkel over Macron's climate plan Germany's Social Democrat (SPD) environment minister says the government should sign up to France's ambitious plan to reduce EU carbon emissions. Cha...
19:40, 2019-05-13

Merkel's Cabinet agrees 'climate packet,' environmentalists say it's paltry Germany's Cabinet has agreed a climate packet, including carbon dioxide pricing via emission certificates, costlier fuels, cheaper rail, and a ban on...
19:08, 2019-09-20

Climate activists invoke German constitution to sue Merkel government German climate activists said on Wednesday they were suing Chancellor Angela Merkel's government over what they say is its insufficient action to tac...
18:44, 2020-01-15

Merkel: Climate package must include CO2 monitoring to pass cabinet German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday the government's climate protection package would include a mechanism to monitor compliance with emiss...
13:00, 2019-10-07

German court rejects climate change challenge to Merkel A court in Germany has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three farming families who along with Greenpeace argued that Angela Merkel's government has not d...
17:24, 2019-10-31

Boris Johnson will comply with Supreme Court ruling on proroguing Parliament, Lord Keen tells hearing The Supreme Court has been told Boris Johnson will abide by the ruling it makes in regards to whether it was legal to prorogue Parliament....
18:20, 2019-09-17

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block key Berlin square German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
14:24, 2019-10-07

Merkel urges dialogue between skeptics and believers to tackle climate change The world needs an open dialogue about climate change to heal the gap between sceptics and believers since time is running out to cut the emissions t...
15:08, 2020-01-23

Factbox: Merkel's coalition finalizes German landmark climate plan German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition parties start marathon talks on Thursday to agree a landmark climate action plan designed to help Europe'...
15:56, 2019-09-19

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block Berlin squares German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
15:36, 2019-10-07

Germany’s Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would like to join other European countries in aiming to eliminate virtually all greenhouse ga...
12:00, 2019-05-14

John Bercow tells MPs to return to Parliament tomorrow morning after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful John Bercow has announced Parliament will resume tomorrow after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful....
14:09, 2019-09-24

Sir John Major announces plans to join legal action against Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension Sir John Major said he wants to join the legal action over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament....
14:40, 2019-08-30

John Major given go-ahead to join Gina Miller's legal action over decision to suspend Parliament Sir John Major and three other parties have been given the go-ahead to join Gina Miller's legal action over the decision to suspend Parliament....
12:56, 2019-09-03

Greens accuse Merkel of 'voodoo fiscal policy', want new debt for climate plan The leader of Germany's surging Greens party, a likely coalition partner in any new government, raised the pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel's con...
12:20, 2019-08-12

Brexit: John Major threatens court action to stop Boris Johnson proroguing parliament – live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs and the latest from the Tory leadership contestLabou...
10:56, 2019-07-10

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

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

German parliament enshrines climate protection in law Germany's lower house of parliament on Friday voted to enshrine climate protection in law, setting specific targets for reducing greenhouse gas emiss...
11:08, 2019-11-15

What do the European Parliament results mean for climate change? Green parties have made gains in the European Parliament and may become coalition partners. But newly-elected populists are likely to fight climate a...
21:04, 2019-05-28

German parliament approves climate protection law The German lower house of parliament approved on Friday a major climate protection package which aims to ensure Germany will meet its 2030 target for...
13:48, 2019-11-15

Greta Thunberg: Why are young climate activists facing so much hate? In the fractious climate debate, criticism of young activists has sometimes spiralled into abuse....
23:24, 2019-08-28

‘Stay together and step up’ action to meet Global Goals, ECOSOC President tells development forum We can realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 “if we all stay together and step up our actions”, Inga Rhonda King, President of the...
01:12, 2019-07-19

Students stage ‘die-in’ climate protest in German parliament BERLIN (AP) — Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a “die-in” to protest the gove...
17:28, 2019-06-04

'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

German parliament approves climate protection plan Germany's parliament voted on Friday to formally accept a climate protection packet. The legislation aims to cut Germany's greenhouse gas emissions t...
11:28, 2019-11-15

Polish schoolgirl takes climate fight to parliament A teenager started her summer holidays by campaigning in front of Poland's parliament on Friday in a bid to get politicians to act on climate change ...
17:28, 2019-06-28

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action agai...
22:04, 2019-05-24

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

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote LANGEOOG, Germany (AP) — Concerns about climate change have prompted mass protests across Europe for the past year and are expected to draw tens of t...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Teenage climate change protesters target Britain's parliament Teenage environmental activists locked themselves to the railings of Britain's parliament on Friday to demand politicians take more radical measures ...
19:20, 2019-05-03

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

German Fridays for Future climate activists block parliament Some 500 students symbolically blocked exits as legislators wrapped up their final legislative session before the summer recess. Last week, 40,000 pr...
17:44, 2019-06-28

Queensland parliament passes laws to crack down on climate protesters MPs vote 86 to one in support of the controversial measures after voting down more extreme LNP amendmentsThe Queensland parliament has passed new law...
10:08, 2019-10-24

Don't overwhelm citizens on climate change, says European Parliament chief Inundating citizens about the climate crisis is "as bad as doing nothing," European Parliament President David Sassoli has warned. He believes shamin...
13:20, 2019-12-26

British parliament to hold Citizens' Assembly on climate crisis British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thu...
17:16, 2019-06-20

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

Greta Thunberg returns to Swedish Parliament, where her climate fight began Thunberg, who last week was named Person of the year by Time magazine, posted a photo of herself on social media Friday....
16:36, 2019-12-20

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

Woman brings remains of home lost in NSW bushfires to parliament in climate protest ‘We’ve got no leadership ... we’ve got nothing,’ says Melinda Plesman, who lost her house in Nymboida, near GraftonA woman who lost her home in the N...
02:52, 2019-12-02

Youths banned from Parliament Hill after brief climate protest inside House of Commons The 27 young people will be banned from Parliament Hill for 30 days after staging a short protest....
16:44, 2019-10-28

After this year’s Climate Action Summit, what happens next? People across the world need to embrace “fundamental change” in order to combat climate change and meet the target of restricting the increase in glo...
18:16, 2019-10-12

Why the UN climate action summit matters With Trump expected to skip the global meeting, the question will be: can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown if the most powerf...
15:04, 2019-09-16

U.S. tells U.N. it is quitting Paris climate deal: U.S. official The United States notified the United Nations on Monday that it would withdraw from the Paris Agreement, said a U.S. State Department official, marki...
22:00, 2019-11-04

Don’t sign pledges on NHS or climate, Tory HQ tells candidates Exclusive: leaked briefing note advises candidates not to sign up to non-approved pledges – but supporting shooting is allowedLatest election news - ...
17:16, 2019-11-05

Obama tells young people not to get down about climate change KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Former US President Barack Obama said Friday the Paris Agreement on climate change may fall short of expectations but is sti...
20:40, 2019-12-13

Nicolas Maduro tells military to 'be ready' for potential US military action Venezuela's president told the army to 'be ready to defend the homeland' and that he sought their 'active loyalty.' Meanwhile, self-declared presiden...
06:44, 2019-05-05

Germany's 'climate cabinet' delays action again The special committee met in Berlin to discuss future climate action after the issue featured prominently in Sunday's EU elections. But critics say t...
03:16, 2019-05-30

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

Exclusive: carmakers among key opponents of climate action Lobbying in US and Europe has tried to block and delay moves to cut emissions, study showsFossil fuel firms’ social media fightback against climate a...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Hamilton marchers demand climate action A few hundred people gathered Friday afternoon, marching from the intersection of King and Dundurn streets to Hamilton City Hall....
23:56, 2019-09-20

We are ‘doomed’ without action on climate change: UN chief “History cannot accept that my generation will betray our children and grandchildren,” UN chief Antonio Guterres said....
21:12, 2019-12-11

Children across the UK go on strike to demand action on climate Pupils to declare December vote a ‘climate election’ after new data highlights urgency of crisisChildren and young people in more than 100 towns and ...
07:16, 2019-11-29

Is climate action a $26-trillion opportunity? Here’s where that number comes from The Trudeau government has said investing in and developing green technology is a $26 trillion opportunity. But is it true?...
17:20, 2020-01-23

EU's soaring climate rhetoric not always matched by action The bloc considers itself international leader on environment, but progress has been stuntedEU aims to stir global action with climate pledgeThe Euro...
10:52, 2019-12-11

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

'You have stolen my dreams,' an angry Thunberg tells U.N. climate summit Teenage activist Greta Thunberg angrily denounced world leaders on Monday for failing to tackle climate change, unleashing the outrage felt by millio...
00:20, 2019-09-24

Strike for the climate, Italy's education minister tells students Italy's education minister encouraged students to skip school and take part in climate protests on Friday, when people in several countries are expec...
21:36, 2019-09-23

Climate change is 'challenge of civilization,' Pope tells U.N. conference Pope Francis told world leaders gathered at the United Nations on Monday that climate change was a "challenge of civilization" they had to tackle whi...
18:52, 2019-09-23

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Boris Johnson 'suspended Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs as obstacle to Brexit,' Miller lawyer tells court Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs "as an obstacle" to Brexit, a Supreme Court has been told....
14:33, 2019-09-17

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action A climate-change protester climbed scaffolding around London's Big Ben tower at parliament on Friday, as nearly two weeks of action from the Extincti...
17:44, 2019-10-18

First climate assembly in UK draws up wishlist for council action Camden council officials say they intend to implement at least some of the panel’s ideasBritain’s first climate assembly culminates on Saturday when ...
14:32, 2019-07-19

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has war...
12:44, 2019-05-31

At U.N. Climate Summit, a Call for Action Yields Few Commitments China made no new commitiments at United Nations climate talks to take stronger action. The United States said nothing at all, and a host of other c...
23:04, 2019-09-23

Tory boasts on climate action are full of hot air | Letters Michael Miller writes on the Conservatives’ record on tackling the climate crisis, while Dr Andy Higginbottom argues that both parties fail to acknow...
19:08, 2019-10-21

'Triple whammy' threatens UN action on climate change Efforts by Saudi Arabia, the EU and Japan are seen as part of a backlash against UN climate action....
08:44, 2019-06-26

UK is going backwards on climate change action, advisers warn The Committee on Committee Climate Change says UK is not preparing adequately for global warming impacts or meeting the challenge of its carbon emiss...
01:32, 2019-07-10

Thousands rally in Saskatchewan for action on climate change Thousands of people across the province joined a global climate protest saying more needs to be done to combat climate change....
14:36, 2019-09-30

Meet the athletes taking action on climate change Basketball, ice climbing, swimming and surfing — professional athletes are using their popularity to shed light on climate change and encourage other...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Thousands take part in Winnipeg’s strike for climate action Thousands of people -- including many students -- gathered at the Manitoba Legislature Friday, joining others across the globe calling for action on ...
16:52, 2019-09-28

In New York, global climate protesters plead for action Ahead of Monday's United Nations Climate Action Summit, young activists took to the streets and gathered at their own climate conference in New York ...
02:08, 2019-09-23

U.N. Climate Talks End With Big Polluters Blocking Stronger Action The United Nations secretary general, António Guterres, said countries had “lost an important opportunity” at the meeting in Madrid....
17:04, 2019-12-15

'We are rising': students strike for global climate action Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders...
10:16, 2019-09-20

Climate activists call for action in Latin America RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta...
20:24, 2019-05-24

Climate strike at Queen’s calls for university to take immediate action Kingston activists call on Queen's University to take immediate action in the fight against climate change...
00:52, 2019-09-28

Global climate strike: Day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
06:28, 2019-09-20

Thousands rally in Sask. for action on climate change Thousands of people across the province joined a global climate protest saying more needs to be done to combat climate change....
02:56, 2019-09-28

'We cannot be radical enough': Attenborough on climate crisis action – video The naturalist David Attenborough appears before a parliament select committee to discuss environmental policy with MPs. He says the government’s com...
15:28, 2019-07-09

U.N. head demands bolder climate action or 'we are doomed' U.N. chief Antonio Guterres exhorted major world economies on Wednesday to signal more ambitious commitments to cut greenhouse emissions as climate t...
14:24, 2019-12-11

At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action The world is “doomed” in the face of climate change unless major industrial nations reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, UN Secretary-General Antón...
21:56, 2020-01-23

EU could waste €29bn on gas projects despite climate action plan 32 schemes eligible for funding despite being unnecessary under move from fossil fuelsThe European Investment Bank risks wasting €29bn (£25bn) of EU ...
01:32, 2020-01-20

The Commissioner: Australia's plight proves we need climate action now "The self-appointed Commissioner of Tennis John McEnroe returns for the Australian Open, and answers the question - should the tournament have been p...
17:20, 2020-01-20

Climate action ‘both a priority and a driver of the decade’: Guterres Climate action will be both a priority and a driver of world affairs through the coming decade, United Nations Secretary-General chief António Guterr...
23:20, 2020-02-03

Net zero goals are galvanising action on climate change at long last More countries are setting targets to reach net zero carbon emissions. Though it has its problems, this approach shows promising signs of sparking se...
15:32, 2020-02-06

Chile wants more ambitious action at U.N. climate change conference Chile will urge countries at the United Nations climate change conference in Santiago at the end of the year to adopt more ambitious commitments to d...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Teenager Thunberg angrily tells U.N. climate summit 'you have stolen my dreams' Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Monday opened the United Nations Climate Action Summit with an angry condemnation of world leaders ...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg: Teen tells UK politicians 'listen to climate scientists' Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will meet UK politicians, also praises climate change protesters....
08:12, 2019-04-23

Donald Trump tells Prince Charles US is 'clean' on climate change President defends record on climate during 90-minute conversation with princePrince Charles spent 75 minutes longer than scheduled trying to convince...
09:36, 2019-06-05

Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmakers to take action on the "existential crisis" of climate change. Thunberg ...
03:52, 2019-09-19

Dutch court tells government to step up climate change fight The Dutch High Court on Friday ordered the government of the Netherlands to step up its fight against climate change and cut greenhouse gas emissions...
16:36, 2019-12-20

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Boris Johnson 'prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs as obstacle to Brexit,' Gina Miller lawyer tells court Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs "as an obstacle" to Brexit, a Supreme Court has been told....
17:32, 2019-09-17

Watch the moment a millennial politician shut down a colleague by saying 'OK, boomer' when she was heckled during a speech on climate change in the New Zealand Parliament Parliament TV A millennial politician replied "OK, boomer" after she was interrupted and heckled by a colleague during a speech on climate change. Gr...
12:48, 2019-11-06

EU aims to stir global action with pledge on climate crisis Brussels sets goal to halve emissions by 2030 and become first climate-neutral continent by 2050The EU will attempt to revive the world’s flagging at...
10:24, 2019-12-11

Doubters urge BHP to match bold climate pledge with action Shareholder advocates demand more, but Greens says major parties should ‘take a leaf out of miner’s book’A declaration by the head of BHP that tackli...
20:44, 2019-07-24

Germany agrees 'art of the possible' climate action plan without blowing budget Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition agreed a package of budget-neutral measures on Friday to protect the climate and restore its green creden...
18:44, 2019-09-20

Time Is Now thousands march in London for urgent climate action Activists gathered in Westminster to pressure MPs to tackle critical loss of nature and wildlifeThousands of people, including primary school childre...
19:52, 2019-06-26

UN Climate Action Summit: Surprise guests and harsh words World leaders gathered to share plans on how to tackle global warming. The biggest surprise, however, wasn't a particularly ambitious climate action ...
04:56, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg calls for climate action in Canada's oil heartland Thunberg's speech to thousands of protesters was punctuated by a counter-rally organized by a pro-oil group. Thunberg's visit comes days before an el...
06:16, 2019-10-19

Study: For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050 The following announcement was released jointly by MIT and the International Food Policy Research Institute. Successful global efforts to substantia...
21:08, 2019-05-01

Extinction Rebellion: Celebs appear in video calling for climate action Extinction Rebellion has joined forces with celebrities to record a short film that demands action on climate change....
15:32, 2019-11-03

Alec Baldwin calls for action on climate change at UN event Actor Alec Baldwin said Tuesday that his passion about preserving the planet for future generations was sparked by meeting indigenous people who are ...
10:28, 2019-04-24

New UN report launched to help ratchet up action to combat climate crisis Ahead of global leaders’ arrival in New York for the Climate Action Summit on 23 September, the United Nations deputy chief has launched a comprehens...
20:24, 2019-09-18

Global climate strikes: millions take to the streets to demand action Hundreds of thousands of adults and children from Sydney to London have taken to the streets today as part of a global strike against governments’ in...
23:28, 2019-09-20

Youth climate activists demand bold action at U.N. summit Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg started the climate strike movement with her lone protest in front of her country's parliament and told U...
18:24, 2019-09-21

COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect the planet. World leaders are meeting nearby, but experts called their pl...
21:12, 2019-12-06

Australia's leaders unmoved on climate action after devastating bushfires Australia's government is sticking firmly to a position that there is no direct link between climate change and the country's devastating bushfires, ...
07:56, 2020-01-07

Crowds of Edmonton students march for climate change action On Friday afternoon, students from schools across Edmonton swarmed downtown streets and marched for government action on climate change....
22:28, 2019-05-03

Amazon's Jeff Bezos promises climate-change action The chief executive says Amazon will buy thousands of electric vehicles and become carbon neutral by 2040....
19:08, 2019-09-19

Pension funds and insurers pledge climate action at U.N. summit Insurers and pension funds managing $2.3 trillion pledged on Monday to shift their portfolios away from carbon-heavy industries in the hope of trigge...
15:36, 2019-09-23

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

Doctors call for nonviolent direct action over climate crisis Governments have abrogated responsibility with woefully inadequate policies, says letterMore than 1,000 doctors including 40 professors, several emin...
08:12, 2019-06-27

‘Another world is possible’: Students rally for climate change action in Germany It comes a day after European Union leaders failed to agree a plan to make the bloc's economy carbon neutral by 2050....
17:00, 2019-06-21

General election 2019: Who is strongest on climate change action? The 'Climate Election' has seen an almost daily bidding war on who will plant the most trees, insulate homes the fastest and produce the most green e...
19:16, 2019-11-25

Mining firms worked to kill off climate action in Australia, says ex-PM Kevin Rudd says industry still has huge influence in a country beset by climate policy torporWhy we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Minerals Council says it will release a 'climate action plan' next year ‘A leopard doesn’t change its spots,’ says activist investor group, dismissing plan as effort to play for timeThe Minerals Council has announced it w...
06:04, 2019-10-10

The movement to take climate action has begun – but we have a long way to go | António Guterres Young people, the UN and a growing number of leaders are mobilizing, but we need many others to take action, the UN secretary general writesOn the ev...
12:36, 2019-10-03

Bank of England's Carney to become U.N. envoy on climate action and finance Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will become the United Nations special envoy on climate action and climate finance from 2020, U.N. Secretary Gen...
14:56, 2019-12-01

Moderate Liberal MPs sign on to crossbench-led climate action group Parliamentary Friends of Climate Action aims to serve as a safe place for climate policy, away from ‘partisan politics’Several moderate Liberal MPs h...
19:36, 2019-10-09

UN appoints Mark Carney to help finance climate action goals Bank of England governor steps down in January and will replace Michael BloombergMark Carney has been appointed as UN special envoy for climate actio...
15:32, 2019-12-01

Boris Johnson urged to take world lead on climate action PM told UK has ‘fallen short’ on its commitments to tackle greenhouse gasesBoris Johnson has been urged to follow in the footsteps of Margaret Thatch...
09:12, 2019-12-18

Students in New Brunswick to demand action on climate change in rally Students all around the world are going to be leaving on Friday to demand action on climate change. The protest is part of an international movement ...
23:36, 2019-09-26

Canadians want more action on climate change, but are worried about ‘economic hardship’ Canadians say the country needs to be doing more to address the urgent threat of climate change. But 58 per cent of respondents believing the solutio...
15:20, 2019-12-30

Video Game Companies Vow Action On Climate Change, But Critics Say They Need To Do More Within a couple generations, after climate change has more visibly ravaged the Earth, the easiest way for humanity to interact with lush forests and ...
00:08, 2019-09-25

Two-thirds of Britons want faster action on climate, poll finds Research suggests support for urgent measures to tackle crisis is becoming mainstreamNearly 70% of British people want urgent political action to tac...
08:00, 2019-06-19

Fate of global climate action 'in the balance' as U.N. talks go down to wire Big polluting countries faced last-ditch pressure from smaller nations on Friday to show serious commitment to averting catastrophic climate change a...
23:56, 2019-12-13

Canadians want more action climate change, but are worried about ‘economic hardship’ Canadians say the country needs to be doing more to address the urgent threat of climate change. But 58 per cent of respondents believing the solutio...
13:32, 2019-12-30

Young climate activist fears words not action at Davos Isabelle Axelsson is one of the youngest delegates at Davos, where the 19-year-old, dressed in Doc Martin boots and dungarees, and her fellow climate...
11:32, 2020-01-24

Google employees call for corporate climate change action SAN FRANCISCO — Google employees are demanding the company issue a climate plan that commits it to zero emissions by 2030. An online petition posted ...
21:00, 2019-11-05

COP25: Climate conference falls short of concrete action Negotiators end a mammoth conference with a watered-down deal. Activists voice disappointment over a conference they say will have little impact in t...
20:36, 2019-12-15

Global Action on Climate Change Blocked By Political Disruptions On Sept. 20, millions of young people around the world took to streets demanding bold action on climate change. When world leaders gathered at the Un...
14:40, 2019-09-25

'Never give up,' Swedish teen tells Iowa climate activists after U.N. summit 'failure' Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Friday urged her supporters to "never give up" in demanding urgent steps to fight climate change after wor...
22:56, 2019-10-04

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

Treat climate crisis with ‘greatest urgency’, Bahamas leader tells UN Assembly Hurricane Dorian, one of the most destructive Atlantic storms ever recorded, “is a generational tragedy” for The Bahamas, Prime Minister Hubert Minni...
21:48, 2019-09-27

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

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

NSW fires: acting PM Michael McCormack tells climate protestors 'you are wasting your time' – live All of New South Wales, South Australia, large parts of Queensland, and northern Victoria have been placed under a total fire ban on Thursday with ex...
05:40, 2019-12-19

Tony Abbott, former Australian PM, tells Israeli radio the world is 'in the grip of a climate cult' Israel Public Broadcasting Corporation foreign editor says listeners were angry at the airing of ‘extremist views’The Israeli public broadcaster has ...
04:40, 2020-01-03

‘Climate change is the battle of my life’, UN chief tells students living on the frontline in Fiji The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres saw the frontline of “the battle against climate change” for himself on Thursday, by taking to the tropical...
22:24, 2019-05-16

'We're clean and beautiful': Trump tells Greta Thunberg to save climate advice for other countries President Trump touted the environmental health of the United States while blasting teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg during the World Economic...
16:44, 2020-01-22

Deliver ‘significant results now’, UN General Assembly President tells COP25 climate conference It is “imperative” that the COP25 climate conference underway in Spain delivers “significant results now”, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the U...
18:52, 2019-12-10

Scotland told it risks missing climate target without urgent action Progress on cutting emissions in danger of stalling before Glasgow hosts COP26, says peerThe Scottish government has been warned it will miss its nex...
08:44, 2019-12-17

Japan, U.S. lead survey's corporate climate change action 'A List' BT , Danone , Microsoft and Sony are among 178 companies with top marks in the latest global ranking of transparency and action on climate change....
11:12, 2020-01-20

'Let's do it now': Greta Thunberg crosses Atlantic and calls for urgent climate action Climate activist, 16, receives cheers as she steps off boatThunberg says: ‘Let’s not wait any longer. Let’s do it now’Live updates: Greta Thunberg re...
23:00, 2019-08-28

Mont Blanc glacier at risk of collapse, PM calls for climate action Part of a glacier on Mont Blanc, Europe's highest mountain, is at risk of collapse, prompting Italian authorities to close roads and evacuate Alpine ...
13:48, 2019-09-25

City of Port Moody takes bold strides toward climate action Acting Mayor Meghan Lahti and Coun. Amy Lubik want to declare a climate emergency in the city, something that Lubik says is necessary with the geogra...
21:28, 2019-06-10

Bezos snubs Amazon workers demanding action on climate crisis Thousands of staffers have signed a letter urging the company to overhaul its climate policyAmazon’s chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, refused to ...
01:52, 2019-05-23

No, climate action can't be separated from social justice | Julian Brave NoiseCat Elites who divorce climate policy from social justice are almost as out of touch as those who deny climate science altogetherIf you set aside Republi...
08:24, 2019-06-11

Market debut for world’s biggest polluter must be a rallying cry for climate action Aramco’s flotation may have been scaled down, but it shows that capitalism and carbon still go hand in gloveIn less than a week the most valuable com...
11:56, 2019-12-08

Fredericton students, residents protest for government action on climate change To get the government's attention, the Global Strike for Future has organized 611 strikes in 70 countries around the world....
23:32, 2019-05-10

French climate activists use stolen portraits of Macron to urge action The protest is part of an unusual climate movement that has taken root around France this year, in which activists have stolen more than 130 portrait...
16:04, 2019-12-08

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who f...
17:20, 2019-05-23

Energy watchdog accused of stalling action to tackle climate crisis Scottish Power boss says UK regulator needs reform after refusing investment for electric vehicle chargingThe energy regulator has been accused by Sc...
17:48, 2019-10-18

Scott Morrison rejects criticism of climate policies as MPs call for more action PM says he is disappointed that Australia’s bushfire crisis is being ‘conflated’ with emission reduction targetsScott Morrison has rejected criticism...
07:40, 2020-01-10

Swedish climate activist Thunberg asks U.S. Congress for action, not praise Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leader...
22:00, 2019-09-17

SUVs outselling electric cars 37 to 1 as climate group calls for action News 9 Dec, 2019 Sales of both vehicle types have grown, but 1.8 million SUVs were sold over the last four years compared with 47,000 EVs...
13:20, 2019-12-09

Major states snub calls for climate action as U.N. summit wraps up A handful of major states resisted pressure on Sunday to ramp up efforts to combat global warming as a U.N. climate summit ground to a delayed close,...
14:36, 2019-12-15

Mobile game aims to bridge gap between citizens and leaders on climate action Millions of people worldwide will get to share their views on climate action through a UN campaign launched on Thursday aimed at connecting them with...
02:36, 2020-02-14

BlackRock promises climate action, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - as it happened Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
17:32, 2020-01-14

In ‘Strongest’ Climate Ruling Yet, Dutch Court Orders Leaders to Take Action The ruling, which is not subject to further appeal, requires the country to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by the end of 2020....
16:44, 2019-12-20

Legault condemns Québec Solidaire’s position on climate protest action Québec Solidaire doubled down on its stance, reaffirming support for the environmental activists behind the protests....
20:12, 2019-10-09

From clothes to kids, young activists’ pledge for climate change action Vowing to not have children and making fashion choices that make a statement – young people concerned about climate change say actions speak louder t...
01:32, 2019-09-26

COP25: Island states want 'decisive' climate action to prevent inundation The impact of rising seas prompts plea ahead of COP25, the UN’s climate change conference that begins on Monday in MadridThe countries most at risk o...
01:28, 2019-12-02

Calgary students march through downtown in rally for action on climate change Students joined others in the Fridays For Future rallies at Calgary's City Hall, outside the University of Calgary and outside St. Mary's High School...
00:32, 2019-09-28

Fossil fuel firms' social media fightback against climate action Industry funds ‘grassroots’ resistance to tougher rules while touting green credentialsOil and gas companies are spending millions of dollars on camp...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Climate summit calls for urgent action after Australia's fire-hit summer Forceful declaration calls for governments to set short-term zero emissions target to avoid catastrophic warmingThe megafires of Australia’s summer “...
01:48, 2020-02-15

My hunger strike could be deadly. But I am willing to risk that for climate action | Eric Tien I’m dizzy, angry and desperate – but I’m prepared to put my body on the line to force action to stop billions of deathsI desperately want to eat, but...
13:08, 2019-11-27

Voices of young climate action activists ‘give me hope’ says UN chief In the wake of Friday’s demonstrations by schoolchildren across the world against climate change inaction, the UN Secretary-General has said he under...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Scientists endorse mass civil disobedience to force climate action More than 300 scientists have endorsed a civil disobedience campaign aimed at forcing governments to take rapid action to tackle climate change, warn...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Prince William calls for climate change action on glacier visit The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan....
15:12, 2019-10-16

Friday afternoon protest at Manitoba Legislature to demand climate action The event, which will be mirrored in cities around the globe, is demanding action from federal and provincial governments to take emergency measure t...
17:56, 2019-09-26

Nearly 100 German artists join Extinction Rebellion call to climate action As Extinction Rebellion activists prepare for blockades in cities worldwide on Monday, many artists have signed their call to action to the German go...
17:40, 2019-10-04

Global climate strike: Fridays for Future day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
07:44, 2019-09-20

Anthony Albanese says public wants 'practical' action on climate change – as it happened Michael McCormack sees off Nationals leadership challenge from Barnaby Joyce, while Adam Bandt is elected Greens leader. This blog is now closedMicha...
08:32, 2020-02-04

Trump prioritizes religious freedom talks over climate action at UN summit Trump said it was an “urgent moral duty” for world leaders to stop crimes against faith, release prisoners of conscience and repeal laws restricting ...
22:44, 2019-09-23

Activists say Saskatchewan carbon tax ruling is ‘great news for climate action’ Environmental groups cheered after the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal ruled that the federal carbon tax is constitutional....
00:32, 2019-05-04

Boris Johnson promises urgent climate action after stinging criticism PM takes charge of COP 26 as ex-minister hits back at her sacking as president of talksPolitics latest - live updatesBoris Johnson has promised “urge...
14:32, 2020-02-04

Celebrities back call for climate action in Extinction Rebellion video Singer Ellie Goulding, actor Imelda Staunton and model Daisy Lowe were among celebrities demanding that the governments act on climate change in a vi...
12:16, 2019-11-03

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead of "bickering", as students walked ...
18:08, 2019-05-24

New Zealand's Ardern says plight of Pacific Islanders should spur climate action Climate change is having a real impact on Pacific islanders and that should spur countries to greater action to tackle the problem, New Zealand Prime...
13:32, 2019-07-18

RBS boss Alison Rose vows to take 'bold action' on climate crisis Rose tells staff she also aims to make bank ‘more open’ to help regain trust after string of scandalsAlison Rose, the new boss of Royal Bank of Scotl...
14:32, 2019-11-01

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
02:36, 2019-09-21

Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Young Crowds Demand Action, Welcome Greta Thunberg “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” one teenager said of the protest, which drew tens of thousands of demonstrators....
01:32, 2019-09-21

Inspired by Swedish teen, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
01:12, 2019-09-21

RBS boss Alison Rose pledges to take 'bold action' on climate crisis Rose tells staff she also aims to make bank ‘more open’ in effort to regain trust after string of scandalsAlison Rose, the new boss of Royal Bank of ...
13:40, 2019-11-01

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take...
23:28, 2019-09-19

Australia's 'black summer' provides glimmer of hope for climate policy action Australia's deadly wildfires have opened up a small window of opportunity for the country to break a decade-long impasse on climate policy, as some p...
08:48, 2020-02-12

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

'Save our future': Striking students demand global climate action Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets around the world on Friday to demand global leaders gather...
16:04, 2019-09-20

It’s taken years, but at last there’s real hope for meaningful climate action | Caroline Lucas The young protesters have been inspiring. Politicians have to respond – and our Green New Deal bill will slash carbon emissionsIt’s been more than 10...
09:16, 2019-09-20

Exclusive: Investors with $34 trillion demand urgent climate change action Investors managing more than $34 trillion in assets, nearly half the world's invested capital, are demanding urgent action from governments on climat...
02:08, 2019-06-26

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centers in France on...
15:16, 2019-07-02

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

Cory Booker admonishes 'lock him up' chant toward Trump: 'Hate cannot drive out hate' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., pushed back on the idea that people should chant "lock him up" in reference to President Trump, indicating on Wednesday tha...
19:36, 2019-10-30

'Highways of hate': Current policing of hate groups is ineffective, expert warns Social media firms such as Facebook are policing online hate groups all wrong, according to new research....
21:08, 2019-08-26

US will leave Paris climate accord, Trump administration tells UN, starting one-year timetable for withdrawal The Trump administration is starting the process of leaving the Paris climate agreement, setting in motion a long-anticipated move to become the firs...
22:36, 2019-11-04

Hunger strikers target Pelosi in push for Democrats to take action on climate crisis Activists occupy speaker’s office to mark start of hunger strike and to demand that she meet with them for an hour on cameraYoung activists frustrate...
22:36, 2019-11-18

Edmonton students rallying for action on climate change converge on Alberta legislature Students in Edmonton are among the thousands of Canadians expected to participate in a massive climate-change protest on Friday....
20:52, 2019-09-27

BlackRock promises climate action, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
15:24, 2020-01-14

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg brings call for climate action to Iowa Hundreds of people gathered in Iowa City on Friday to watch teenage activist Greta Thunberg speak at a rally to demand that political leaders and ins...
20:44, 2019-10-04

Young Quebecers’ novel lawsuit seeks to force federal action on climate change The class action would be on behalf of Quebec youth, whom lawyers argue are being deprived of a right to a healthy environment....
03:00, 2019-06-07

Super funds and investors with $34tn urge leaders to speed up climate action Fund managers call on world leaders to bring in carbon pricing and phase out coal power ahead of G20Superannuation funds and investors representing U...
06:20, 2019-06-26

UN summits urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase ...
20:24, 2019-09-18

London police arrest 21 climate change protesters as mass action starts Police have so far arrested 21 climate activists, they said on Monday, at the start of two weeks of planned peaceful civil disobedience in London tha...
12:00, 2019-10-07

Fiji calls for urgent action on climate crisis as second cyclone hits in three weeks Cyclone Tino bore down on Fiji’s second-largest island on Friday, causing warnings of flooding and heavy rainThe Fijian government has called for str...
07:16, 2020-01-17

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg bringing call for climate action to Iowa Teenage activist Greta Thunberg will take her campaign demanding that world leaders tackle climate change, which began as a lonely vigil outside the ...
12:56, 2019-10-04

UN summits to urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase ...
00:08, 2019-09-19

BlackRock promises action on climate, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
14:04, 2020-01-14

Dutch supreme court upholds landmark ruling demanding climate action Court rules Dutch government has duty to protect citizens’ rights in face of climate changeThe Netherlands’ supreme court has upheld a ruling orderin...
14:28, 2019-12-20

Alberta wildfires are ‘climate change in action,’ scientist says as summer heat looms Extreme high temperatures combined with dry conditions increased the likelihood of wildfire ignition and spread, one report says....
17:56, 2019-06-09

Individual action can't fight climate crisis. We need a collective response | Elizabeth Rush Individual action can’t fight climate crisis. These Americans know we need a collective responseLast fall, as I landed in New Orleans, a seed of exis...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Brazil's Bolsonaro fires 'militant' head of climate change action group Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired the head of a government-backed climate forum, after the group organized states to work around the right-win...
22:56, 2019-05-10

Island states, threatened by disasters, demand urgent action at U.N. climate talks Island nations at risk of being erased from the map by rising seas accused rich countries of losing sight of the urgency of the climate crisis on Thu...
19:40, 2019-12-12

Young activists target Pelosi in push for Democrats to take action on climate crisis Activists occupy speaker’s office to mark start of hunger strike and to demand that she meet with them for an hour on cameraYoung activists frustrate...
19:08, 2019-11-18

COP25: Global investors urge countries to meet climate action goals More than 630 investors who collectively manage over $37 trillion in assets are calling on governments across the world to step up action to address ...
22:20, 2019-12-09

Greta Thunberg sees Trump as he arrives for UN climate action summit - video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
20:52, 2019-09-23

General election 2019: Greens call for £100bn a year for climate action Co-leader Sian Berry urges £100bn a year to be spent on climate action at the party's campaign launch....
18:28, 2019-11-06

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

Thousands of activists block London roads to demand action on climate change Thousands of environmental activists paralyzed parts of central London on Monday by blocking Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Waterloo Bridge in a bid ...
15:08, 2019-04-15

Sir David Attenborough warns climate action hindered by short government terms Sir David Attenborough has warned politicians may not prioritise climate action due to the short lifespan of governments....
00:20, 2020-01-26

U.S. commodities regulator sees market risk from climate change, urges action A top U.S. commodities regulator said on Wednesday climate change poses a major market risk and urged federal government action to address it, puttin...
20:00, 2019-06-12

Britain’s climate advisers slam government progress, call for urgent action Britain has failed to set sufficient policies to combat climate change and must act urgently to cut greenhouse gas emissions to meet its new net zero...
01:36, 2019-07-10

Anger erupts at U.N. climate summit as major economies resist bold action Major economies resisted calls for bolder climate commitments as a U.N. summit in Madrid limped toward a delayed conclusion on Saturday, dimming hope...
15:44, 2019-12-14

Over 4,200 Amazon Workers Push for Climate Change Action, Including Cutting Some Ties to Big Oil They say Amazon should stop offering custom cloud computing services that help the oil and gas industry explore for and extract more fossil fuels....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Youth strike for climate: Thousands of eco protesters gather worldwide in mass day of action Young eco activists gathered in London as the latest school strike for climate action took part worldwide today....
18:56, 2019-05-24

Americans demand climate action (as long as it doesn't cost much): Reuters poll Nearly 70 percent of Americans, including a majority of Republicans, want the United States to take “aggressive” action to combat climate change - bu...
12:20, 2019-06-26

Rural women a ‘powerful force’ for global climate action: UN Secretary-General Rural women and girls across the world are a “powerful force” in global action to respond to climate change, according to the UN Secretary-General An...
06:16, 2019-10-15

Vancouver teens stage ‘funeral for our future’ calling for climate change action The Sustainabiliteens protested the inaction of world leaders at the end of a two-week United Nations climate change conference in Madrid....
01:28, 2019-12-15

'No faith in coal': religious leaders urge Scott Morrison to take climate action Open letter calls on the prime minister to block all new coal and gas projects, including AdaniMore than 150 religious leaders have called on Scott M...
04:52, 2019-06-25

Australian PM Scott Morrison rejects criticism of climate policies as MPs call for more action Morrison disappointed that Australia’s bushfire crisis is being conflated with emission reduction targetsPrime minister Scott Morrison has rejected c...
07:08, 2020-01-10

YouTube to Remove Thousands of Channels, Ban Hate Speech and Supremacist Content in Order to 'Tackle Hate' For better or worse, the digital age has allowed anyone with an iPhone or a high-speed Internet connection to express their thoughts, opinions or sha...
21:40, 2019-06-05

Trump’s love-hate relationship with Fox News just turned to hate again. What’s that about? The media critic in chief lashes out when the network reports unfavorable news instead of laying on the flattery....
20:28, 2019-07-08

After hate-motivated shooting, what are the hate crime laws in Arizona? PHOENIX – After a weekend of mass shootings, communities are reeling, with some asking for more regulation against possible hate crimes. Arizon...
20:08, 2019-08-09

Hundreds of scientists sign declaration supporting civil disobedience to force climate action The declaration was coordinated by a group of scientists who support Extinction Rebellion, a civil disobedience campaign that formed in Britain a yea...
04:44, 2019-10-13

Extinction Rebellion N.S. members on hunger strike to urge action on climate change crisis “As we lose agricultural crops and land to storms, flooding, desertification, soil depletion and other climate crisis impacts, food will become incre...
01:16, 2019-10-16

Major states resist calls for bolder action as U.N. climate summit grinds to close A U.N. climate summit ground toward a delayed close on Sunday with major economies reluctant to issue a bold new call for action to combat global war...
13:20, 2019-12-15

Davos 2020: Greta demands climate action but Trump blasts pessimists - as it happened The first day of the World Economic Forum has been dominated by Donald Trump’s special address, and climate activist Greta ThunbergAfternoon summaryT...
21:04, 2020-01-21

Billie Eilish praised Greta Thunberg for 'paving the way' on climate change, and called for more action 'so we don't all die' Reuters/Mike Blake; Reuters/Massimo Pinca Billie Eilish expressed her support for climate activist Greta Thunberg, saying she is "paving the way" for...
15:36, 2019-12-17

Davos 2020: Greta demands climate action but Trump blasts pessimists - live! Rolling coverage of the first day of the World Economic Forum, including Donald Trump’s special address and Greta Thunberg’s panel sessionThunberg: t...
16:00, 2020-01-21

Glacier on famed Mont Blanc in danger of collapse, prompts calls for climate action Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, speaking on Wednesday at the UN General Assembly, said “news that a glacier on the Mont Blanc risks collapsing...
17:04, 2019-09-25

Calgary students join worldwide strike for climate action with Green Party leader Over 300 people took part in the Global Climate Strike held in Calgary on Friday at City Hall Municipal Plaza, including Green Party Leader Elizabeth...
01:04, 2019-09-21