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Turtle mortality – Greenpeace sets target for government

Feature story | February 21, 2008 at 10:38

BHUBANESHWAR , India — With turtle mortalities due to illegal fishing spiralling out of control, Greenpeace today presented the Orissa government with a clear ‘upper limit’ target for turtle mortality along the coast from Paradip to Chilika.

Cricket, Cinema and Climate Change

Feature story | February 7, 2008 at 4:30

Everyone knows that Cricket and Cinema are possibly the two greatest uniting factors in India. When we heard that a cricket match was going to be played by movie stars in Chennai, we knew that it was the perfect place to talk about climate change.

Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics

Feature story | February 5, 2008 at 13:13

The Guide to Greener Electronics ranks major Indian and global manufacturers of mobile phones, game consoles, TVs and PCs on their green performance. This Guide rates company on their policies and practice on eliminating harmful chemicals and on...

Whaling fleet prevented from killing whales

Feature story | January 21, 2008 at 16:48

Following a 10-day search in Antarctic waters, the Greenpeace ship Esperanza confronted Japan’s whaling fleet in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary last week. After a high speed chase over hundreds of miles the factory ship Nisshin Maru was...

Fake whale science from ship to shore

Feature story | January 21, 2008 at 16:46

The Greenpeace ship Esperanza continues to prevent whaling as we shadow the Japanese fleet's factory ship, Nisshin Maru. Our crew today sent a message, direct from the Southern Ocean, linking the scandal of whaling to a host of other scandals...

Whaling fleet prevented from killing whales

Feature story | January 17, 2008 at 17:14

Following a 10-day search in Antarctic waters, the Greenpeace ship Esperanza confronted Japan’s whaling fleet in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary last week. After a high speed chase over hundreds of miles the factory ship Nisshin Maru was...

2007 review

Feature story | January 8, 2008 at 15:29

Like many of you around the world, we also like to take time at the beginning of the new year to look back at the one just passed, to toast its high points and to regret its lows, to take stock and to look forward to the possibilities and...

Bali climate talks back from the brink, but substance missing

Feature story | January 2, 2008 at 19:09

The world turned here in Bali today as the conference booed and jeered US attempts to block a successful outcome.

Wind Turbines and Warning Shots

Feature story | December 7, 2007 at 9:37

Governments meet in Bali this week to agree an action plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to stop climate change from inflicting severe impacts. The Rainbow Warrior is in Indonesia to add urgency to our call for climate action. Our activists...

Hiding behind the poor

Feature story | November 12, 2007 at 4:30

BANGALORE, India — There is now little doubt that climate change will hit the poor hardest, particularly in Africa and Asia. Being unable to afford any better, poor people are forced to settle in areas that are highly vulnerable to the affects of...

Rainbow Warrior Captain goes ashore

Feature story | October 17, 2007 at 3:30

KOLKATA, India — Sinking my hands into the Sundarbans, planting mangroves, I give thanks for the feeling of muddy earth between my fingers. The zodiacs landed us on the beach at first light to join a team planting 8000 mangrove saplings at low...

The Rainbow Warrior arrived in Kolkotta today.

Feature story | October 12, 2007 at 21:19

KOLKATA, India — At the same time news arrived that Al Gore and the IPCC were awarded the Noble Prize for Peace because of their work to raise awareness about climate change.

Day three of coal plant protest

Feature story | October 4, 2007 at 3:30

BOXBERG, Germany — Since Monday, activists have taken action against the construction site for the Boxberg new coal-fired power plant in eastern Germany. Their demand is simple; the owner company, Vattenfall, must stop building dirty coal plants...

The second biggest nuclear disaster in history

Feature story | October 3, 2007 at 17:48

Everybody knows that the biggest nuclear catastrophe in history was Chernobyl. But how many have heard of the second biggest? Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of a radiation nightmare.

The second biggest nuclear disaster in history

Feature story | October 3, 2007 at 3:30

Everybody knows that the biggest nuclear catastrophe in history was Chernobyl. But how many have heard of the second biggest? Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of a radiation nightmare.

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