UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Tuesday called on the international community to work towards a "water secure world" as part of the global ecosystem plan noted in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and post- 2015 agenda.
A joint United Nations agency report on Monday warned that without a major funding push, some 2.4 billion people -- one-third of the world's population -- will remain without access to improved sanitation in 2015.
Several provinces in China have established trans-provincial environmental compensation rules, in a bid to solve the difficulty of pipointing sources of watershed pollution that often goes beyond administrative regions.
Continual aftershocks and insufficient relief supplies are hampering the rescue efforts in southwest China's Sichuan, 36 hours after a powerful tremor hit the province.
A postgraduate student in Shanghai has died more than two weeks after he drank water that was allegedly poisoned by his roommate.
An elephant sprays water to a mascot dressed as a ghost during the Songkran festival, Thailand's traditional New Year Festival, in Bangkok, Thailand, April 10,2013.
The number of dead pigs fished out of Shanghai's Huangpu River has risen to nearly 6,000.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday assured the international community that the east African country has put in place measures to avoid the exportation of the
Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Et
France's far-right National Rally designated Jordan Bardella on Saturday to succeed Marine Le Pen as party president and pursue efforts to move it closer to the politic
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Technology investment firm Prosus NV and its South African parent Naspers on Tuesday rejected as "untrue" a report that they are in talks to sell their large stake in C
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has called on China and Indonesia to strengthen exchanges in public welfare and jointly improve people's livelihood a