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Nov 18, 2017
Despite US pullout from Paris Deal, over 200 nations pledge to review plans to limit emissions at COP23Stressing that this Conference of Parties (COP23) is crucial as it would set the stage for the 2018 Facilitative Dialogue, accelerate pre-2020 action
Jun 20, 2017
Narendra Modi US visit: PM to discuss H1B visa with Donald Trump, say officialsPrime Minister Narendra Modi will take up the issue of visas for skilled workers when he meets United States' president Donald Trump next week in Washington, a senior government official said on Tuesday.
Jun 12, 2017
Paris Accord: US isolated as allies vow accelerated action on climate changeUS allies in the G7 said on Monday that action to contain devastating climate change was irreversible and could even be accelerated, despite Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris accord.
Jun 02, 2017
Paris Climate Accord cannot be renegotiated on US' request: United Nations bodyThe Paris agreement is a historic treaty signed by over 190 nations and cannot be renegotiated on the request of a single nation, the United Nations's Framework Convention on Climate Change has said.
Jun 01, 2017
World risks four-year legal grey zone if Donald Trump walks out on Paris AgreementThe Paris Agreement's Article 28 says any nation wanting to pull out has to wait three years from the date the agreement gained legal force, which was 4 November, 2016, before seeking to leave.
Jun 01, 2017
Elon Musk threatens to leave White HouseTesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said that if President Donald Trump follows through on pulling the US out of the Paris climate-change agreement, he would "have no choice" but to stop advising the White House, the media reported.
Oct 18, 2016
India's new Hydrofluorocarbon target will eliminate one-sixth of coal-powered CO2 emissionsAccording to IndiaSpend, India’s participation in a global agreement on climate change will reduce India’s greenhouse gases equal to closing one-sixth of India’s thermal power stations over the next 35 years.
Oct 15, 2016
India 'disappointed' with WTO ruling in solar panel dispute, seeks cooperation for Paris dealIn a trade meeting held in Geneva, India said that it is “disappointed” with many of the findings of a WTO Appellate Board on a solar panel dispute case, and asked for the cooperation of all WTO members in achieving its Paris climate deal targets that it recently ratified.
Oct 03, 2016
Paris climate deal: Ratifying isn't enough, India should focus on implementation of action planBy ratifying the landmark Paris Agreement on Climate Change on 2 October, India has joined the club of 62 countries responsible for almost 52 percent of greenhouse gas emission. India must focus on the implementation of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions, revamping its energy policy and also on renewable and non-fossil fuels.
Jun 08, 2016
UN Chief welcomes US-India commitment to join Paris AgreementBan commended the India-US joint statement on climate change announcing their support for early entry into force of the Paris Agreement.