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Past decade UK's second hottest in last century

ANKARA The past decade saw the second warmest temperatures in the last century in the U.K., as the country's climate is getting warmer, the U.K.'s Met Office announced Friday. "The 2010s...

Turkey shuts power plants for not installing filters

ANKARA Turkey shut down five thermal power plants completely and one other partially for failure to comply with the law to install filters, authorities said Wednesday. Four out of seven plants...

Year of climate strike: Climate change protests in 2019

ANKARA Along with a large number of protests that were based on political or economical aspects from Asia to Latin America, climate protests also hit the streets and squares around...

Turkey: Canal Istanbul gets environmental green light

ANKARA The planned Canal Istanbul Turkish megaproject got the environmental green light on Monday. The Environment and Urbanization Ministry gave the approval in a report submitted over a year after environmental...

Turkey recovers 48M tons of waste in 2018

ISTANBUL Turkish composting, co-incineration and other facilities recovered 48 million tons of waste in 2018, according to official figures released Monday. While eight composting plants processed 138,000 tons of waste to...

Carbon markets threaten people, planet: NGO

ANKARA Carbon markets are the reemergence of a threat to the world that could obstruct action on climate change, according to a non-governmental organization. "The world faces the reemergence of a...

Turkey: Students produce power bank from waste battery

HATAY, Turkey Group of students in southern Turkey produced power bank, called "Hassa" from waste laptop batteries. A group of vocational high school students in the Hassa district of Hatay province...

New Delhi air is world's most polluted: Watchdog group

NEW DELHI India’s capital New Delhi has the most polluted air in the world, according to an air quality watchdog. Two other Indian cities, Kolkata and Mumbai, also made the dirty...

Turkey’s largest observatory to operate in 2021

ERZURUM, Turkey  An observatory in eastern Turkey will receive the first light from space by the end of 2021. Construction of Eastern Anatolian Observatory (DAG), which continues only five months a...

Over 1,000 birds die in India

ANKARA Death of over 1,000 migratory birds in India’s western Rajasthan province has sent shock waves across bird watchers who are unable to comprehend what led to the mass deaths. Locals...

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Military chopper crashes into Adriatic Sea in Croatia

BELGRADE, Serbia A military helicopter crashed into the Adriatic Sea in Croatia, according to the police. The Ministry of Defense said the casualties are still unknown. "The...

Somali woman promotes peace through art

MOGADISHU, Somalia  A famous young female Somali painter is speaking through her paintings across Somalia, and people are noticing. Nujuum Hashi Ahmed’s paintings are about the...

Turkey to build shelter areas in quake-hit Elazig

ANKARA Turkey is set to build temporary shelters to host 1,000 families affected by a deadly earthquake in eastern Turkey, the country's interior minister said...

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