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Let's discuss Amazon fire incident in the G7 Summit: Macron

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Paris, Aug 23 (IBNS): The wildfires raging in the Amazon forest for the past three weeks have caught the attention of global political leaders, including French President Emmanuel Macron, who called the incident as an 'international crisis'.
4.6 magnitude earthquake hits Nicobar Islands, no casualty
Port Blair, Aug 21 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter Scale hit Nicobar Islands on Wednesday.
‘Invisible’ crisis of water quality threatens human and environmental well-being: Worl...
New York, Aug 21 (IBNS): Deteriorating water quality worldwide is slashing the economic potential of heavily polluted areas, according to a new World Bank report, released on Tuesday. It also warns that the “invisible crisis of water quality” is threatening human and environmental well-being.
Negotiating legally-binding agreement to provide future generations with a ‘healthy, res...
New York, Aug 21 (IBNS): While the world’s oceans contain some 200,000 identified living species, the actual numbers could reach the millions ­­– all exposed to the dangers of climate change, pollution and over-exploitation. To stem these threats, the United Nations is meeting to negotiate a treaty that would protect three-quarters of the earth’s surface by 2030.
4.2 magnitude earthquake hits Gujarat, no casualty
Gandhinagar, Aug 19 (UNI) A moderate intensity earthquake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, hit the Kutch district of Gujarat on Monday.
Rain lashes north India, 30 killed
Shimla, Aug 19 (IBNS): At least 30 people have died and several others were missing as rain triggered massive damages to roads and buildings in several parts of North India over the weekend.
Himachal Pradesh: 18 killed in rain-related incidents
Shimla, Aug 18 (IBNS): Rain-related incidents have left 18 people killed in Himachal Pradesh, media reports said on Sunday.
Kolkata: Heavy rains disrupt normal life in city
Kolkata, Aug 17 (IBNS): Heavy rains have disrupted normal life in Kolkata as several streets across the city have been watrelogged.  
Environmental protection moves ‘closer to the people’ through new human rights agreeme...
New York, Aug 17 (IBNS): The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and environmental rights defenders and their families, while increasing protection for people and the places where they live, across the world. 
Andhra Pradesh on high alert over rising water levels in Krishna river
Vijaywada, Aug 14 (IBNS): After Kerala and Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh is now on high alert over the rising water levels in Krishna river, media reports said.
4.2 magnitude earthquake hits Kashmir, no casualty
Srinagar, Aug 13 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter Scale hit Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, officials said.
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