Tag: Environment

Greta rejects U.S. Treasury chief’s degree dig in latest climate clash

Thunberg, who has taken a year off school to advocate action on climate change, hit back on Twitter, saying it did not take a degree to know the world was not meeting its climate targets.

Police asked to investigate Infrastructure Malta CEO for environmental law breach

Independent candidate Arnold Cassola has asked the police to investigate Infrastructure Malta CEO Frederick Azzopardi for breaching environmental laws.

Photos: Farm waste dumped in Gozo sewer

The Water Services Corporation has filed a police report over the incident

Fearne and Abela should halt Central Link works – PN

Leadership hopefuls Fearne and Abela are no different from the previous leadership if they fail to denounce the ongoing works, Partit Nazzjonalista said.

11 things you should not be recycling

Recycling is a good thing, right? If you're anything like me, you probably have a big grin on your face every time you take a trip to the recycling bin in your kitchen knowing you've done a good thing for the environment (or maybe that's just me!)

Australia’s bushfires turn neighbouring New Zealand’s skies bright orange

The bushfires in Australia have killed 24 people, destroyed more than 1,500 homes and burnt through more than 5.25 million hectares (13 million acres) since September.

Kenya says starts spraying of locusts seen as threat to food...

Locusts have already destroyed 70,000 hectares (175,000 acres) of farmland in Somalia and Ethiopia, threatening food supplies in both countries in the worst locust invasion in 70 years, according to the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

Climate strike but no cake for Greta Thunberg as she turns...

"I'm not the kind of person who celebrates birthdays," Greta Thunberg said as she turned 17 on Friday.

Tourism project proposed at Fomm ir-Riħ

The plans which cover some 1,666 square metres, were presented by architect Ray Demicoli on behalf Paul Vella of Ballut Blocks.

Indonesia plans cloud seeding to halt rain, floods death toll rises...

The death toll in Jakarta and surrounding areas rose to 43 as of Friday, the country's disaster mitigation agency said, while tens of thousands of people have been displaced.