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Philippine cities face ‘slow disaster’

MANILA: When Mary Ann San Jose moved to Sitio Pariahan more than two decades ago, she could walk to the local chapel. Today, reaching it requires a swim.

Trump's new EPA pick defends rollbacks as Democrats call him 'extreme'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday slammed U.S. President Donald Trump's new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency as a pro-business extremist, but harboured little hope of blocking his confirmation in the Republican-controlled Senate.

Antarctica's melt quickens, risks metres of sea level rise-study

OSLO (Reuters) - Antarctica's annual ice losses have accelerated six-fold in the past 40 years in a trend that could push sea levels metres higher in coming centuries amid man-made global warming, scientists said on Monday.

Greenland's residents grapple with global warming

(Reuters) - Nestled between icy peaks and lapped in frozen ocean waters, the tiny town of Tasiilaq in southeastern Greenland is home to some 2,000 people.

Climate change – it’s time we changed too

KATOWICE is over 9,000km from Malaysia but what happens in this city in southern Poland will ultimately affect us and everyone around the world.

Human Writes: We’re not seeing the big picture in climate change

Our focus is wrong, the big stuff is getting overlooked as we head inexorably towards climate chaos, says Human Writes columnist, Mangai Balasegaram.

Greenland's ice sheet melting faster than thought - research

LONDON (Reuters) - Greenland's ice sheet is melting at a faster rate than previously thought and continued global warming will accelerate thawing and contribute to rising sea levels, scientists said in a paper published on Wednesday.

‘I did it only for the money’ Climate displacement pushes girls into prostitution in Bangladesh.

FOUR years ago, when her family’s home in central Bangladesh was washed away by floods, Pakhi and her family migrated to Dhaka to look for work.

Global factors will affect 11MP

NEW alarm over climate change and a looming financial crisis were two themes hitting the headlines recently.

Rapid, unprecedented change needed to halt global warming - U.N.

LONDON/INCHEON, South Korea (Reuters) - Keeping the Earth's temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius means making rapid, unprecedented changes in the way people use energy to eat, travel and live or we risk even more extreme weather and loss of species, a U.N. report said on Monday.

Life Inspired has a chic new look

2020 is all about change, and Life Inspired did just that with a fresh makeover!

This month, we speak to 3 female icons about empowerment and more - read it for FREE this week.