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China, India miss United Nations’ deadline to update emissions targets

China, India miss United Nations’ deadline to update emissions targets

Berlin: The two south Asian countries, China and India, which are among the top global emitters, reportedly failed to meet United Nations’ deadline to submit fresh plans for cutting their greenhouse gas emissions at this year’s global climate summit, officials said Saturday. The world’s two most populous countries are among

Covid-19 ‘Delta’ variant has triggered 4th wave in Middle East: WHO

Covid-19 ‘Delta’ variant has triggered 4th wave in Middle East: WHO

Geneva: While the world is still recovering from the devastation incurred by second wave of Coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization on Thursday blamed a more advanced strain, ‘Delta variant’ to be responsible for the “surge” in fresh infection cases, triggering a “fourth wave” in the Middle East, where vaccination

Covid-19 origin probe: China tells WHO to ‘Go to Fort Detrick lab in US’

Covid-19 origin probe: China tells WHO to ‘Go to Fort Detrick lab in US’

Beijing: Refuting the popular Wuhan lab-leak theory, China hits back at the United States over investigation into the origin of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic and tells World Health Organization (WHO) officials on Monday that if labs are to be investigated, they should go to Fort Detrick, said Zhao Lijian, spokesperson

New Coronavirus variant “Probable” this year: Warns top French expert

New Coronavirus variant “Probable” this year: Warns top French expert

Paris: As the world is currently battling an unprecedented spike in new cases caused by the more infectious Delta variant, the French government’s top advisor on Friday warned that a new variant of the disease would “probably” emerge in the winter months this year. “We will probably have another variant

At least 25 killed as Chinese Subway floods, military deployed

At least 25 killed as Chinese Subway floods, military deployed

Zhengzhou: At least twenty five died including 12 who were trapped in a flooded subway as on Tuesday evening water coursed below ground in Zhengzhou – the capital of central China’s Henan province. Social media platform Weibo and local media outlets carried fragments of the horror — video posts seemingly made

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