Environment

UN: Plastic bans can work, but need planning and enforcement

Jun 5, 2018

The U.N. says that government bans on plastic can be effective in cutting back on waste but poor planning and follow-through have left many such bans ineffective

In India, a trio of unlikely heroes wages war on plastic

Jun 5, 2018

A trio of unlikely heroes is waging war against the tsunami of plastic threatening to engulf India

Officials: 9 anti-pollution protesters killed in south India

May 22, 2018

Officials say nine protesters were killed when police opened fire on demonstrators demanding the closure of a south Indian copper plant.

Water mismanagement leaves India's Silicon Valley parched

May 16, 2018

India's Silicon Valley is bracing for yet another thirsty summer after years of water mismanagement

With Taj Mahal turning a bit green, Indian court gets mad

May 4, 2018

The Taj Mahal, that shining white monument to love, is turning a little green and yellow because of air pollution and swarms of insects, and India's Supreme Court is not pleased

10 Indian cities top WHO list of most polluted in the world

May 3, 2018

India has a dubious lead in WHO's air pollution data, with 10 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world in the most recent list

Iraq's IS trials bring swift verdicts, almost all guilty

Apr 29, 2018

Thousands of Iraqis arrested on suspicion of ties to the Islamic State group are being rushed through counterterrorism courts in trials that raise questions over whether justice is being done

Correction: Egypt-Nile story

Apr 24, 2018

Correction: Egypt-Nile story

Gulf feud hits new low with proposal to make Qatar an island

Apr 9, 2018

Saudi media are reporting a proposal to dig a maritime canal along the kingdom's closed border with Qatar, turning the peninsula-nation into an island and further isolating it

Fans dance as India court grants bail to Bollywood superstar

Apr 8, 2018

A court has granted bail to Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is appealing his conviction on charges of poaching rare deer in a wildlife preserve two decades ago

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