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Australia facing 'unprecedented rise in climate denial'

NEWS: Head of independent Climate Council Tim Flannery says politicians and the media are complicit in spreading misinformation

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US and China set for latest climate change discussions

NEWS: Climate change is key focus at US-China economic dialogue in Beijing, as countries’ relationship comes under strain

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UN officials say there is 'greater clarity' over 2015 climate deal

NEWS: Countries are converging on what pledges towards a global agreement should look like, say co-chairs of talks

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French Foreign Minister launches attack against fossil fuels

NEWS: Former prime minister and possible UN climate talks president Laurent Fabius says oil and gas subsides must be cut

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France and India pledge to cooperate at UN climate talks

NEWS: French Foreign Minister says India will be a ‘major player’ at 2015 Paris summit, backing Modi to deliver a new approach

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India faces climate 'isolation' warns ex minister

NEWS: Prime Minister Modi may have to make concessions and agree emission cuts at UN talks if old alliances breaks down

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UK prime minister swayed by climate sceptics - Huhne

NEWS: Climate deniers are influencing UK prime minister David Cameron, according to former energy secretary Chris Huhne

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Australian bishop accuses Tony Abbott of "denigrating" climate science

NEWS: Climate pressure ramped up on Prime Minister, as Anglican church backs moves to ditch oil, gas and coal holdings

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'Minilateral' approach could spare UN climate talks gridlock

NEWS: Negotiations among 194 countries are unlikely to succeed warn analysts, arguing for radical shake-down to avoid 2C warming

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India warns UN climate deal in 2015 hinges on finance

NEWS: India sends climate finance warning, as initial capitalisation of Green Climate Fund begins

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No country will escape climate impacts, warns Ministry of Defence

NEWS: Rising sea levels, drought and food shortages likely to increase without cut in climate warming gases

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India plans to overhaul approach to UN climate talks

NEWS: India environment minister promises government will “reposition” itself at global climate negotiations

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UN gains new powers to tackle air pollution

NEWS: Governments push UN Environment Assembly to take stronger stance on toxic air quality

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Mexico eyes economic benefits of landmark climate law

NEWS: Country’s emissions have soared in past two decades, but government believes cuts can boost competitiveness

Comment & Analysis, Energy, Policy
Juncker: a potential climate champion for Europe?

ANALYSIS: Jean-Claude Juncker has his eye fixed on Europe’s economy, but climate looms large on the EU agenda

Comment & Analysis, Policy
US senators introduce bipartisan bill to tackle climate change

NEWS: Democrats and Republicans have teamed up to combat HFCs, methane and black carbon

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Africa's leaders need to be vocal on climate urgency - Ban Ki-moon

NEWS: Climate vulnerable nations need to take leadership role or face severe impacts says UN chief

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John Ashton: China needs to repair torn fabric of nature and society

COMMENT: Former chief UK climate diplomat says China must look to the earth to rediscover its dreams for the future

Comment & Analysis, Policy
Lessons from Rhode Island: How to pass climate laws in the USA

COMMENT: East Coast state’s new climate change law shows legislators must deal with mitigation and adaptation together

Comment & Analysis, Policy
Rhode Island signs off new climate change law

NEWS: East Coast state targets 80% greenhouse gas emissions cut below 1990 levels by 2050

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