Climate

Zero-hour on climate, but UN talks in another time zone

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:50 GMT

Global talks tasked with neutralising the threat of global warming get underway in Madrid Monday, but their narrow focus on rules and procedures remains out of sync with the world's climate-addled future.

World must transform food production or face unrest, scientists warn

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 05:53 GMT

The world must diversify its food production and consumption, or face damaging supply disruptions that could lead to suffering and social unrest.

4 people, 749 villages affected as heavy rain continues in India's Assam

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 12:27 GMT

The Brahmaputra and five other rivers in the state are flowing above the danger level.

EMA to issue new climate description of Egypt

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 12:20 GMT

Abdel Aal stated the committee examines data of Egypt’s climate, surface pressure charts, and other data pertinent to the past 50 years.

WB promises $200B in 2021/25 climate cash

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 10:12 GMT

Southern hemisphere countries fighting the impact of warming temperatures are nonetheless pushing northern counterparts for firmer commitments.

Hot weather expected on first day of Eid El- Adha

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Egypt’s Meteorological Authority expects hot weather across Egypt on the first day of Eid El-Adha.

Your weather forecast guide during Eid al-Adha

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 09:58 GMT

Citizens are advised not to be exposed directly to the sun and are advised to stay away from poorly ventilated places. They are adviced to wear caps/hats at peak heat.

Hot weather in Upper Egypt, Cairo 36°C

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 12:11 GMT

Fair climate over Egypt’s Northern Coasts with an extreme rise in temperature in Upper Egypt.

EU, Egypt to sign new strategic partnership on energy

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 10:23 GMT

EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete will be in Egypt on 22 to 24 April for a new strategic partnership on energy.

EU, Egypt to sign new strategic partnership on energy

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 10:23 GMT

EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete will be in Egypt on 22 to 24 April for a new strategic partnership on energy.

World celebrates World Meteorological Day

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 10:35 GMT

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) celebrates on Friday, March 23, World Meteorological Day amid increased hazards.

As Paris mops up, warning of more floods in Europe's future

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 - 02:00 GMT

As Paris began mopping up after the rain-gorged river Seine overflowed for the second time in two years.

Ras El Bar, all seasons-gem dazzles visitors' eyes

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 08:42 GMT

Ras El Bar is a little island in Damietta overlooks the Nile on one side and the Mediterranean on another. The morale of visiting this isle is to never 'judge a book from its cover'.

Climate target too low and progress too slow: top scientist

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 11:27 GMT

The world must sharply draw down greenhouse gas emissions and suck billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide from the air if today's youth are to be spared climate cataclysm.

Merkel wants progress in coalition talks in 10 days

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 - 02:00 GMT

Immigration and climate policy are the most contentious issues in exploratory negotiations between three parties seeking to form Germany's next government.

U.S. companies act on climate despite Trump

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 06:30 GMT

U.S. companies are still among the most ambitious in setting targets to combat global warming despite Trump's plans to quit the 195-nation Paris climate agreement.

Egypt Today’s morning international news

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 06:10 GMT

Egypt Today briefs top European newspapers on Tuesday for political issues and others related to accidents.

U.S. submits formal notice of withdrawal from Paris climate

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - 05:10 GMT

The U.S. State Department has officially informed the United Nations it will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement.

ADB warns climate change 'disastrous' for Asia

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 12:54 GMT

A business-as-usual approach to climate change will be "disastrous" for Asia.

Trillion-tonne iceberg breaks off Antarctica

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 12:50 GMT

A trillion-tonne iceberg, one of the largest ever recorded, has snapped off the West Antarctic ice shelf.

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