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Greta Thunberg responds to game show contestant calling her Sharon, ‘Legend’ says Twitter

Greta Thunberg changed her name on her official Twitter account to Sharon for some time in answer to the slip up.
Greta Thunberg’s name change sparked lots of amused reactions from Tweeple(Twitter/@GretaThunberg)
Greta Thunberg’s name change sparked lots of amused reactions from Tweeple(Twitter/@GretaThunberg)
Updated on Jan 04, 2020 06:06 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury

Greta Thunberg turns 17, marks birthday with 7-hr climate strike but no cake

It’s been a busy 12 months for Thunberg, who crisscrossed the globe by car, train and boat - but not plane - to demand action on climate change.
Climate change activist Greta Thunberg speaks during a Fridays for Future protest in Italy.(REUTERS)
Climate change activist Greta Thunberg speaks during a Fridays for Future protest in Italy.(REUTERS)
Updated on Jan 04, 2020 08:43 AM IST
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Stockholm | By Reuters

I wouldn’t have wasted my time on Donald Trump, says Greta Thunberg

In an interview with BBC radio’s Today programme, for which she was the guest editor on Monday, Thunberg also said she regarded personal attacks on her as funny and that she hoped to go back to having a normal life.
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg attends a climate march, in Turin, Italy.(Photo: AP)
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg attends a climate march, in Turin, Italy.(Photo: AP)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 02:50 PM IST
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London | By Reuters

Greta Thunberg battled depression, activism made her very happy, says father

Svante Thunberg has accompanied Greta on her sailing expeditions to the UN climate summits in New York and Madrid. She refuses to travel by air because of its environmental impact.
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg. Greta was nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, after spearheading the global movement, which also led to co-ordinated school strikes across the globe.(AP)
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg. Greta was nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, after spearheading the global movement, which also led to co-ordinated school strikes across the globe.(AP)
Updated on Dec 30, 2019 03:48 PM IST
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London | By Indo Asian News Service

Greta Thunberg joins in with poignant message as Twitter sums up 2019 with #2019in5words

People have come forward with all kinds of events that took place throughout the world and in their lives in 2019.
Greta Thunberg posts strong message for #2019in5words.(Twitter)
Greta Thunberg posts strong message for #2019in5words.(Twitter)
Updated on Dec 30, 2019 01:05 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury

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.”
Greta Thunberg on Saturday jumped on the bandwagon to sum up 2019 in just five words.(AP Photo)
Greta Thunberg on Saturday jumped on the bandwagon to sum up 2019 in just five words.(AP Photo)
Updated on Dec 29, 2019 12:33 PM IST
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New Delhi | By Asian News International

Morrison dismisses Greta Thunberg’s comments linking Australian bushfires with climate change

The Swedish teen-activist post on social media regarding the fires was retorted by Morrison who remained committed to his defence of balancing climate concerns with that of the national economy.
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, addresses the people about steps taken to curb the deadly bushfires and his focus on the Australian economy respectively.(AP)
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, addresses the people about steps taken to curb the deadly bushfires and his focus on the Australian economy respectively.(AP)
Updated on Dec 23, 2019 02:51 PM IST
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Sydney | By Asian News International

First lady Melania Trump appears to condone Donald Trump’s criticism of Greta Thunberg

The first lady Melania Trump’s apparent acceptance of her husband Donald Trump’s actions stood in contrast to the work she’s doing through her “Be Best” initiative to combat online bullying and teach children to be kind.
Melania Trump on Friday appeared to condone her husband’s criticism of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg.(Reuters File Photo)
Melania Trump on Friday appeared to condone her husband’s criticism of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg.(Reuters File Photo)
Published on Dec 14, 2019 06:46 AM IST
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Washington | By Associated Press

Greta Thunberg slams ‘misleading’ climate pledges at UN summit

The UN climate forum tasked with saving the world from runaway global warming has become an “opportunity for countries to negotiate loopholes and avoid raising their ambition” to act on climate, the 16-year-old told delegates and observers to vigorous applause.
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg accused rich countries of “misleading” people over climate action at UN talks(REUTERS)
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg accused rich countries of “misleading” people over climate action at UN talks(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 13, 2019 07:19 AM IST
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Madrid | By Press Trust of India

Greta Thunberg ‘chilling, watching movie’ after Trump’s anger management dig

While Thunberg didn’t directly respond to Trump, she did appear to take the comment with a sense of humor by editing her profile on the social network to describe herself as “a teenager working on her anger management problem.”
Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old climate crisis activist who was just named Time’s Person of the Year, took to Twitter on Thursday to reject any notion her advocacy has a political bent(AP)
Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old climate crisis activist who was just named Time’s Person of the Year, took to Twitter on Thursday to reject any notion her advocacy has a political bent(AP)
Updated on Aug 04, 2020 03:21 AM IST
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Bloomberg | By Nathan Crooks

Greta Thunberg should chill and work on her anger management problem: Donald Trump

The Swedish teenager has become a symbol of a growing movement of young climate activists after leading weekly school strikes in her country that inspired similar actions in about 100 cities worldwide.
President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year.(REUTERS)
President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year.(REUTERS)
Updated on Dec 13, 2019 06:30 AM IST
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Washington | By Associated Press

8-yr-old Indian ‘Greta’ urges leaders at COP25 to act now to save the planet

Speaking at the COP25 climate conference here, the young activist from Manipur who has already spoken in 21 countries on climate change, gave the world a glimpse of her resolve as she urged global leaders to “act now against climate change”.
Madrid: Eight-year-old Licypriya Kangujam from Manipur with Greta Thunberg, the 16-year -old Swedish teenager known for her aggressive climate activism, at the Climate Summit in Madrid, Spain.(PTI)
Madrid: Eight-year-old Licypriya Kangujam from Manipur with Greta Thunberg, the 16-year -old Swedish teenager known for her aggressive climate activism, at the Climate Summit in Madrid, Spain.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 12, 2019 01:53 PM IST
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Madrid | By Press Trust of India

Environment advocate Greta Thunberg is Time Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg emerged as the face of the youth climate movement after she started skipping school once a week to protest outside her country’s parliament. In the past year and a half, she has drawn large crowds at international conferences and demonstrations outside Sweden.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time Person of the Year.(Greta Thunberg/Instagram)
Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time Person of the Year.(Greta Thunberg/Instagram)
Updated on Dec 12, 2019 09:21 AM IST
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New York | By Associated Press

Greta Thunberg’s 60 ft tall mural unveiled at San Francisco

Greta Thunberg gazed down on people from a building in downtown San Francisco from Tuesday night when an artist formally unveiled a giant mural of the teenage activist.
Greta Thunberg’s 60-foot tall, 30-foot wide (18-by-9 meter) mural was created by Argentine street artist Andres Petreselli.(Twitter/@BarakaMounira)
Greta Thunberg’s 60-foot tall, 30-foot wide (18-by-9 meter) mural was created by Argentine street artist Andres Petreselli.(Twitter/@BarakaMounira)
Updated on Nov 13, 2019 01:05 PM IST
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San Francisco | By Reuters

Donald Trump ‘so extreme’ on climate he’s waking people up, says Greta Thunberg

After months of campaigning in the US and Canada, including an appearance at a key UN climate summit in September, which was the reason for her visit, Greta Thunberg offered a lukewarm assessment on the impact.
Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg said Tuesday that US President Donald Trump’s climate change denialism was “so extreme” that it had helped galvanize the movement to halt long term planetary warming.(Reuters File Photo)
Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg said Tuesday that US President Donald Trump’s climate change denialism was “so extreme” that it had helped galvanize the movement to halt long term planetary warming.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Nov 13, 2019 07:51 AM IST
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Hampton | By Agence France-Presse

Mural of activist Greta Thunberg going up in San Francisco with this special message

Argentine muralist Andres Iglesias, who signs his art with the pseudonym Cobre, is set to finish the artwork of the Swedish 16-year-old in Union Square by next week, SFGate reported Friday.
Andres Petreselli paints a mural on the side of a building depicting Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg in San Francisco.(AP)
Andres Petreselli paints a mural on the side of a building depicting Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg in San Francisco.(AP)
Published on Nov 09, 2019 03:00 PM IST
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San Francisco | By Associated Press

Leonardo DiCaprio meets Greta Thunberg, hails her as ‘leader of our time’

Leonardo DiCaprio has met Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg and called her the “leader of our time”.
Leonardo DiCaprio with Greta Thunberg.
Leonardo DiCaprio with Greta Thunberg.
Updated on Nov 02, 2019 02:37 PM IST
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Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent

Climate activist Greta Thunberg declines environmental award

The young climate activist, who has rallied millions to her “Fridays for Future” movement, was honoured at a Stockholm ceremony held by the Nordic Council, a regional body for inter-parliamentary cooperation.
Swedish teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg speaks as people take part in a climate change rally.(Reuters photo)
Swedish teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg speaks as people take part in a climate change rally.(Reuters photo)
Updated on Oct 30, 2019 06:48 AM IST
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Stockholm | By Press Trust of India

Nobel snub no obstacle in Greta Thunberg’s climate quest

Calls to action, condemnation of politicians and appeals to youth are all familiar rhetoric for Thunberg, whose activism against what some view as humanity’s most pressing problem made her an apparent frontrunner for the Peace Prize.
Thunberg has already won Amnesty International’s top human rights prize and the Swedish Right Livelihood Award, often presented as an alternative Nobel.(Reuters image)
Thunberg has already won Amnesty International’s top human rights prize and the Swedish Right Livelihood Award, often presented as an alternative Nobel.(Reuters image)
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 06:54 AM IST
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Denver | By Agence France-Presse

19-year-old takes charge as head of sociology department at Lucknow University!

Class 12 student Ruby helmed the prestigious position as part of an initiative organised by the NGO Plan India to mark the International Day of the Girl Child
Ruby working as head of sociology department, Lucknow University, on Friday(HT)
Ruby working as head of sociology department, Lucknow University, on Friday(HT)
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 07:01 AM IST
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By Rajeev Mullick, Lucknow

News updates from Hindustan Times at 1 pm: Modi- Xi informal meeting on Oct 11-12 in Chennai and all the latest news at this hour

Top news, analysis and opinion of the day curated for you. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet in Chennai on October 11-12.(AP File)
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet in Chennai on October 11-12.(AP File)
Updated on Oct 09, 2019 01:02 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent

Odds favour Greta Thunberg for Peace Prize, but experts sceptical

In an interview with Swiss broadcaster RTS in August, Thunberg stressed that while the award would be “a recognition for this movement,” she and her supporters weren’t “doing this to get awards and prizes.”
Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks as she takes part during the Climate Strike, in New York.(AP Photo)
Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks as she takes part during the Climate Strike, in New York.(AP Photo)
Updated on Oct 09, 2019 11:26 AM IST
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Oslo | By Agence France-Presse

‘Sorry, this is an emergency’: Climate protesters block streets around the world

Last month, millions of young people flooded onto the streets of cities around the world, inspired to take action by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg.
Protesters hold signs during the Global Climate Strike demonstration in New York.(Bloomberg Photo)
Protesters hold signs during the Global Climate Strike demonstration in New York.(Bloomberg Photo)
Published on Oct 08, 2019 11:43 AM IST
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London | By Reuters

Do Your Gucci Loafers Make You Feel Ashamed?

Yet no matter how much attention the fashion industry pays to the planet, this business is still about getting people to spend money on stuff they could live without.
The Gucci Jordaan loafer from the Pre Fall19 collection.(Gucci/Instagram)
The Gucci Jordaan loafer from the Pre Fall19 collection.(Gucci/Instagram)
Updated on Oct 29, 2019 10:49 AM IST
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By Andrea Felsted, Bloomberg

‘This is an emergency’: Greta Thunberg at global climate strike in Montreal

According to the organisers, Trudeau and other Canadian party leaders took a breather from a tight election campaign to join Thunberg at the Montreal rally -- along with around 5,00,000 protesters.
Climate change teen activist Greta Thunberg speaks as she receives the key to the city from Montreal Mayor Valerie Plante after a climate strike march in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.(Reuters Photo)
Climate change teen activist Greta Thunberg speaks as she receives the key to the city from Montreal Mayor Valerie Plante after a climate strike march in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Sep 28, 2019 06:27 PM IST
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Montreal | By Agence France-Presse

Climate movement now ‘too loud to handle’ for Trump and critics, says teen activist Greta Thunberg

“Today we are millions around the world, striking and marching again, and we will keep on doing it until they listen,” Greta Thunberg said.
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks to reporters after receiving the key to the city of Montreal during a ceremony in Montreal.(AP Photo)
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks to reporters after receiving the key to the city of Montreal during a ceremony in Montreal.(AP Photo)
Updated on Sep 28, 2019 06:30 AM IST
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Montreal/ The Hangue | By Reuters

Grown-ups mock children because world view threatened: Greta Thunberg

When asked about U.S. President Donald Trump and others who have mocked her, the 16-year-old activist said they likely feel their world view and interests are being threatened by climate activism.
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg said Friday she doesn’t understand why grown-ups and world leaders would mock children and teens for acting on science(AP)
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg said Friday she doesn’t understand why grown-ups and world leaders would mock children and teens for acting on science(AP)
Updated on Sep 28, 2019 04:33 AM IST
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Toronto | By Associated Press

‘The Greta Thunberg helpline’ video leaves Internet in splits. You’ll feel the same too

Comedian Mark Humphries shared the parody video with the caption “THE GRETA THUNBERG HELPLINE: For adults angry at a child.”
Greta Thunberg also shared the parody video with a witty caption.(Twitter/@markhumphries)
Greta Thunberg also shared the parody video with a witty caption.(Twitter/@markhumphries)
Published on Sep 27, 2019 03:52 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta

It is time to act on the climate threat

India needs sensitive policies, more finances, and a movement.
Musicians perform during a climate protest at Bolivar square in Bogota, Colombia, on September 20, 2019(AFP)
Musicians perform during a climate protest at Bolivar square in Bogota, Colombia, on September 20, 2019(AFP)
Updated on Sep 25, 2019 07:04 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent

News updates from Hindustan Times: Milind Deora responds to buzz over tweet to PM Modi, Greta Thunberg’s death stare and all the latest news at this hour

Here are today’s top news analysis and opinion curated for you. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Milind Deora. (Kalpak Pathak / HT photo)
Milind Deora. (Kalpak Pathak / HT photo)
Updated on Sep 24, 2019 05:25 PM IST
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