'We can't wait any longer': Biden announces plan to tackle 'existential' climate crisis – video

In a sharp 180-degree turn from the Trump administration, Joe Biden signed a series of executive orders…

Biden signals radical shift from Trump era with executive orders on climate change

‘We need to be bold,’ Biden says, signing orders to halt fossil fuel activity on public…

EU revealed to be world's biggest live animal exporter

Bloc exported more than 1.6 billion chickens, pigs, sheep, goats and cattle in 2019, but faces…

UK mayors urge Boris Johnson to commit to tougher air pollution targets

Cross-party group sign joint letter after inquest into death of nine-year-old Ella Kissi-DebrahCity mayors representing more…

Caught between China and the US, the pressure for HSBC to split grows | Nils Pratley

Chief executive Noel Quinn opines unconvincingly about staying out of politics, but it’s not that simpleHSBC…

Asset manager BlackRock threatens to sell shares in worst climate polluters

World’s biggest investor vows to support net zero carbon pledge amid pressure to divest from fossil…

‘A remarkable phenomenon’: billions of cicadas set to emerge across eastern US

Last such event for 15 states including New York, Ohio, Illinois and Georgia occurred in 2004Billions…

China's new animal health rules alone won't stop zoonotic outbreaks, experts warn

Enforcement of rules and boosting numbers of vets to help with inspections, quarantines and general animal…

Bringing my family back to the UK was a bad decision – but home has its comforts | Emma Beddington

I felt guilty for dragging my family away from lovely Brussels. Here in York though, murky…

Bank of England must do more to secure green recovery from Covid, say MPs

Committee urges governor to ‘show leadership’ on climate change and forge new path to net zero…