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Environment 16 Jul 2018 | 6:00 AM

Greenpeace icon & dark warrior Peter Willcox not ready to make nice

Captain Willcox has survived a terrorist attack on the Rainbow Warrior, battles with governments over the environment, and the murder of a friend. But he won't quit as long as Earth is in danger.

India 08 Jun 2015 | 2:46 PM

Greenpeace says India barred activist from entry

NEW DELHI (AFP) - Greenpeace said Monday an Australian staff member had been barred from entering India despite holding a valid visa, in what it said was the latest crackdown against the group.

China 20 May 2015 | 10:15 AM

China illegally fishing in Africa, Greenpeace study finds

BEIJING (AFP) - Chinese companies have been illegally fishing off the coast of West Africa, environmental campaign group Greenpeace said in a study Wednesday, at times sending incorrect location data suggesting they are as far away as Mexico or even on land.

China 22 Jul 2015 | 11:16 AM

China air pollution levels fall: Greenpeace

BEIJING (AFP) - Air pollution levels in China’s cities improved in the first six months of this year, environmental campaign group Greenpeace said Wednesday, but remained far worse than global and domestic standards.

Wellness 24 Jun 2013 | 9:10 AM

Pesticides tainting traditional China herbs: Greenpeace

Traditional Chinese herbs are being contaminated with a toxic cocktail of pesticides that poses a threat to consumer health and the environment, campaign group Greenpeace said Monday.

AseanPlus News 21 Apr 2016 | 12:00 AM

Greenpeace: China air pollution shifts west

BEIJING: Air pollution in western China jumped in the first three months of 2016, a Greenpeace report showed, while the vast majority of cities throughout the country failed to meet national standards.

World 08 Jun 2011 | 12:00 AM

Greenpeace accuses Barbie of destroying Indonesia rainforests

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Greenpeace said on Wednesday it had evidence that Barbie doll packaging comes from Indonesian rainforests, accusing toy manufacturers such as Mattel and Walt Disney Co of contributing to the country's rapid deforestation.

World 14 Nov 2015 | 7:50 PM

Greenpeace India to appeal against order to close over alleged fraud

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Greenpeace India will appeal against an order to shut over allegations of fraud and falsification of data, the environmental group said on Saturday.Prime Minister Narendra Modi has declared economic development a priority and his government has cracked down on non-governmental organisations it says are trying to hamper projects on social and environmental grounds."We remain committed to upholding our right to dissent," Greenpeace said in a statement. "Greenpeace cannot – and will not – be silenced in this way."Greenpeace India said last week the government of Tamil Nadu state, where it was registered, had cancelled its licence under orders from the home ministry. The group was given 30 days to shut down.Greenpeace India said the order contained several inaccurate and baseless allegations. For example, the group said it had been accused of failing to reply to an earlier notice when it had documents acknowledging its submission. The Tamil Nadu government department that cancelled the licence did not respond to calls or an email.

World 30 Nov 2010 | 12:00 AM

Greenpeace sues Dow Chemical for spying

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Environmental activist group Greenpeace sued Dow Chemical on Monday, accusing the largest U.S. chemical maker and others of spying on it for three years to disrupt its activities.

World 30 Nov 2010 | 12:00 AM

Greenpeace says Dow Chemical dug through its trash

NEW YORK9 (Reuters) - Environmental activist group Greenpeace sued Dow Chemical on Monday, accusing the largest U.S. chemical maker and others of spying on it for three years to disrupt its activities.