The United Nations seized World Environment Day today to demand action on climate change to protect small island states threatened by rising seas, drought and floods.
Fraught UN climate talks revealed growing frustration this week among vulnerable nations and observers with the political stance of emerging economies like China and India in the battle to stave off dangerous Earth warming.
Most vulnerable stretches along the western Indian coast are Khambat and Kutch in Gujarat, Mumbai and parts of the Konkan coast and south Kerala.
The rise of the sea level would be the greatest threat to the world in the days to come.
A large no. of cities across the world, including Kolkata, are at risk from the threat of rising sea level due to global warming, a major global study has claimed.
Day in Pics: 1st October
Showbiz World - October 1, 2014
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