Greta Thunberg

By ignoring climate emergency, world leaders are forcing children to act: Greta Thunberg

"Our leaders behave like children so it falls to us to be the adults in the room. They are failing us but we will not back down," the 17-year-old said as she addressed some 20,000 people at the Bristol Youth Strike 4 Climate (BY24C) event.

Feb 28, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

Snail named after climate activist Greta Thunberg

"Naming this snail after Greta Thunberg is our way of acknowledging that her generation will be responsible for fixing problems that they did not create. And it`s a promise that people from all generations will join her to help," said citizen scientist JP Lim.

Feb 21, 2020, 14:53 PM IST

Our house is on fire: Greta Thunberg sums up 2019

The 16-year old activist had risen to prominence with her speech at the World Economic Forum in January, which called on the world to "act as you would in a crisis. I want you to act as if our house is on fire. Because it is."

Dec 28, 2019, 21:56 PM IST

US President Donald Trump ridicules Time magazine's naming of climate activist Greta Thunberg as 2019 Person of the Year

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Trump asked the activist to chill, adding that she should go a good old fashioned movie with a friend. "So ridiculous. Greta must work on her Anger Management problem, then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend! Chill Greta, Chill!" tweeted Trump.

Dec 12, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's Person of the Year

"In the 16 months since, she has addressed heads of state at the UN, met with the Pope, sparred with the President of the United States and inspired 4 million people to join the global climate strike on September 20, 2019, in what was the largest climate demonstration in human history," the magazine said.

Dec 11, 2019, 19:03 PM IST

Massive mural of Greta Thunberg to stare down at San Francisco

Petreselli, who signs his art as Cobre, says he usually does not address politics, religion or sports in his art. "But, this one is ... I feel connected with the politics behind (it) because I think it is real and if I have to compare it with the rest of my murals, this is the most political one that I ever made," the 32-year-old said as he sat on a roof with the mural behind him.

Nov 13, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks

The 16-year-old Swede is in Canada to support the protest, which is taking place less than a month before a federal election where the environment is voters` top issue, according to Nanos Research polling, outpacing even the jobs and economy.

Sep 27, 2019, 11:39 AM IST

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize'

Thunberg, 16, denounced world leaders on Monday for failing to tackle climate change in a speech at the start of a climate summit at the United Nations in New York. She started solitary weekly protests outside Swedish parliament a year ago. Inspired by her, millions of young people poured onto streets around the world last Friday to demand governments attending the summit take emergency action.

Sep 25, 2019, 13:55 PM IST

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes on Donald Trump's Twitter taunt

Late on Monday Donald Trump retweeted a clip of the 16-year-old's speech to a United Nations climate summit in which she angrily denounced world leaders for failing to tackle climate change by demanding: "How dare you?"

Sep 25, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

Rohit Sharma lauds Greta Thunberg, calls her 'inspiration'

Swedish environmental activist Thunberg has taken social media by storm through her rousing speech at the UN Climate Change Summit in New York.

Sep 24, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Priyanka Chopra, Alia Bhatt hail Greta Thunberg for powerful speech at UN

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg jostled the UN Climate summit with her thunderous question to all the global leaders assembled at the United Nations: "How dare you?". The 16-year-old activist from Sweden, who has skipped her school for over a year to protest against climate change, choked as she delivered her hard-hitting speech. 

Sep 24, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Greta Thunbergs' cold reaction to Donald Trump at UN Climate Change event is going viral

In a video that has gone viral on the internet, Greta is seen giving a cold stare at the US President, who was also present at the UN Climate Change summit in New York. 

Sep 24, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

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Sep 24, 2019, 15:14 PM IST

Full text of Greta Thunberg's speech at UN Climate Action Summit

A visibly emotional Thunberg, 16, said in stern remarks at the opening of the summit that the generations that have polluted the most have burdened her and her generation with the extreme impacts of climate change.

Sep 24, 2019, 10:03 AM IST

You have stolen my dreams: Teenager activist Greta Thunberg angrily tells UN climate summit

Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Monday opened the United Nations Climate Action Summit with an angry condemnation of world leaders for failing to take strong measures to combat climate change - "How dare you," she said.

Sep 23, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

'Save our future': Students worldwide hit streets demanding action to avert climate catastrophe

The global climate strike, inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, kicked off in the Pacific islands and followed the rising sun across Australia, Japan, Southeast Asia and then Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

Sep 20, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Teenager Greta Thunberg is a prominent voice in the fight against climate change.

Mar 14, 2019, 09:51 AM IST