UN climate chief Christiana Figueres urges delegates to work towards achieving a historic pact in Paris in 2015.

Europe’s leaders are about to consign the Earth to the risk of dangerous climate change, a UN expert says.

Sending a strong signal to rich nations that India will not dilute its position while negotiating for a climate deal, India has told the UN Climate Summit that it was the West's fossil fuelled mode

In a blow to American hopes of reaching an international deal to fight global warming, India’s new environment minister said Wednesday that his country would not offer a plan to cut its greenhouse

The widow of Nelson Mandela punctured the self-congratulatory mood of the UN summit on Tuesday, saying world leaders had failed to rise to the challenge of climate change.

Last year, the people of China emitted more carbon per person than those in the EU, according this year's Global Carbon Budget.

With a slogan of "Development without destruction", India's message to the UN Climate Change Summit is that it will take on the twin challenges of fighting poverty and climate change.

India will take action on climate change not “at somebody’s dictation” but on its own volition, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.

Cargill has made one of the broadest commitments to environmental protection ever by a large agricultural company.

The largest gathering of world leaders on climate change opened at the United Nations on Tuesday facing calls for action to put the planet on course towards reversing global warming.