Climate change News
A group of environmental activists deflated the tires of SUVs in 18 cities across 8 countries in a single night. This work has been done by a group called Tire Extinguishers. This group says that SUVs are a climate disaster and cause air pollution. Last month, for the first time, this group had taken out air from the tires of 900 vehicles together.
The UN climate summit in Egypt concluded on Sunday with a landmark decision to establish a fund to address loss and damage The outcome of other crucial issues such as India's call for phasedown of all fossil fuels reflected little progress India termed COP27 "historic" for securing an agreement on establishing a fund to address loss and damage due to climate change-induced disasters
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for a return to the path of "ceasefire and diplomacy" to resolve the Ukraine conflict, and opposed the promotion of any restrictions on the supply of energy, amid the West's call against procurement of Russian oil and gas. In an address at the G-20 summit here, PM Modi said that climate change, the Covid-19 pandemic, the developments in Ukraine and the global problems associated with it have caused havoc in the world and rued that the global supply chains are in "ruins".