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India unveils global solar alliance of 120 countries at Paris climate summit
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Climate talks: 4C rise will have dire effect on world hunger, UN warns

El Niños, climate change and increasing conflict linked to prolonged droughts and extreme weather are leaving the world unable to cope with the food needs of millions of people, the World Food Programme (WFP) has warned.

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The world’s climate is in the hands of just three nations (India, China and the US) – The Gaurdian
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Bangladesh Facing Tough Climate Choices

If global temperature increase passes the two degrees Celsius mark, Bangladesh will lose the equivalent of two per cent of its gross domestic product (GDP) annually until 2050 on climate-induced spending.

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Earth Matters: Bhutan: Where environment is key to ‘Gross National Happiness'

http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/environment-and-nature/20151022/earth-matters-bhutan-where-environment-is-key-to-gross-national-happiness

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Myanmar to introduce sustainable management of natural reserves

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-10/28/c_134758433.htm

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Nepal – highly prone to earthquakes

http://www.sify.com/news/nepal-quake-was-big-but-a-bigger-one-is-in-the-offing-news-national-pkgkyNehajjfb.html

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UN Warns Air Pollution in Asia Pacific Has Rising Cost

http://www.voanews.com/content/un-warns-air-pollution-in-asia-pacifif-has-rising-cost/3073040.html

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5 Countries Account for 60% of Plastic Pollution in Oceans - China, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
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Beijing air pollution reaches extremely hazardous levels

Beijing air pollution reaches extremely hazardous levels (PM2.5 more than 625 micrograms per cubic meter (!) compared to WHO standard of 25 micrograms per cubic meter on 24-hour basis!

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