Thousands of Indian farmers celebrate 1 year of key protestsThousands of jubilant Indian farmers waving green and white flags have marked the anniversary of their movement by celebrating a victory that forced Prime Minister Narendra Modi to withdraw agriculture laws the farmers feared would drastically reduce thei China calls for concrete action not distant targets in last week of Cop26Senior Beijing adviser also defends scale, depth and detail of country’s ‘unappreciated’ climate actions Countries vow to halt deforestation by 2030 at climate summitThe leaders of over 100 countries reached an agreement to stop and reverse deforestation by the year 2030 at a meeting at the United Nations climate conference in Glasgow on Tuesday. UK Covid daily cases above 50,000 for second day in a row as Omicron spreadsCases of Covid have surged over 50,000 for the second day in the row with concerns growing about the Omicron variant which is spreading in the country Indian lawmakers repeal farm reforms after year of protests | AP NewsNEW DELHI (AP) — Indian lawmakers on Monday repealed agricultural legislation that provoked a year of nationwide protests from farmers, in a move that was seen as a major reversal and rare climbdown for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, which h Air quality: Delhi records worst November air in yearsResidents of the Indian capital didn't breathe "good" air even for one day in November, official data says. After COP26 letdown, can India’s Gen Z climate warriors prevail?Al Jazeera spoke with young Indian disruptors and innovators who aren’t waiting for world leaders to take action. Bank of Israel accelerating preparations for digital currency -governorIsrael's central bank is accelerating its study, research and preparation for the possible issuance of a digital shekel aimed at creating a more efficient payments system, Bank of Israel Governor Amir Yaron said on Monday. Will China’s crackdown end Hong Kong’s big tech hub? | The Week UKFacebook, Twitter and Google threaten to leave over proposed data legislation Can world's climate target and India's development coexist?GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — India faces a difficult choice that will have consequences for the world. No country’s energy needs are expected to grow faster in coming decades than India's.