Zelenskyy upstages UN climate summit

An unexpected U.N. Security Council meeting derailed a high-profile meeting of world leaders.

Floods swamp Hong Kong streets after record rainfall in wake of Super Typhoon Haikui

Residents criticize the government over the lack of early warning, and 2 people die.

Summer 2023 was the hottest on record, UN report says

Heatwaves worsen air quality and pollution, World Meteorological Organization warns

China’s average coal power emissions rise by a third, report says

Australia, South Korea and China are top coal electricity polluters per capita.

Harmful invasive plant and animal species pose severe threat to nature: report

A quarter of invasive species reports were noted in the Asia-Pacific region.