drought

Satellites show climate change thinning rivers, erasing glaciers

Climate change is distorting rain patterns across the planet, leading to drought and floods, while rising temperatures are causing glaciers…

1 week ago

Roaring success as Malaysia lift Sultan Azlan Shah Cup for first time

IPOH – The national hockey team made history when they lifted the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup for the first time…

4 weeks ago

China warns of ‘severe’ threat to harvest from worst heatwave on record

BEIJING – China's autumn harvest is under "severe threat" from high temperatures and drought, authorities have warned, urging action to…

3 months ago

Arson suspected as huge French wildfire reignites

LANDIRAS, France – A wildfire that officials thought was under control in southwest France has reignited amid a record drought…

4 months ago

Drought forces water use rethink in Spain

MADRID, Spain – Faced with a historic drought and threatened by desertification, Spain is rethinking how it spends its water…

4 months ago

Italy Declares State of Emergency on Impact from Drought

ITALY declared a state of emergency in five northern and central regions devastated by a recent drought, as a severe…

5 months ago

One in three Afghans at risk of severe or acute hunger: WFP

by Nicolas GUBERT / AFP The combined effects of war and drought linked to global warming have put one-third of…

1 year ago

Growing Global Water Crisis Creates a New ESG Market

by Tim Quinson / BLOOMBERG About six weeks ago, millions of homeowners across Texas suddenly found their water to be…

2 years ago

Thousands evacuate as Sydney sees worst floods in decades

by Andrew Beatty, with Holly Robertson in Brisbane / AFP SYDNEY – Torrential downpours lashed Australia's east Monday, forcing thousands…

2 years ago