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May 18, 2017
With climate change expectations from Donald Trump's US fading, nations turn to China, India for hopeMany countries are pinning their hopes on China and India to lead efforts to slow climate change amid a growing sense of resignation regarding US President Donald Trump
May 18, 2017
Climate change: Many countries pin hopes on India, China as US likely to withdraw or play minimal roleTrump doubts global warming has a human cause and says he will decide on a campaign threat to "cancel" the Paris Agreement,
May 17, 2017
European Union's grand plan to tackle climate change has gone off-trackThe 28-member European Union, the third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, has long been held up as the poster child of efforts to save earth's climate.
Apr 25, 2016
India needs time to implement historic Paris climate agreement: JavadekarJavadekar urged developed nations to announce their "enhanced" pre-2020 climate action plans and undertake the "urgent" task of mobilising USD 100 billion
Dec 11, 2015
With barely 20 hours to go, Paris climate talks are heading for a deal but a weak oneThose expecting a lasting solution to the air pollution in New Delhi or an international compensation package for ‘loss and damage’ caused by extreme weather events such as in Chennai from the Paris deal would be disappointed.
May 05, 2015
No legally binding climate change agreement under UNFCCC: IndiaIndia not "legally" bound under United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) and it has been "coordinating" with like minded countries for protecting its own interest in the climate change negotiating fora, government said on Tuesday.
Mar 02, 2015
India's carbon emission increased by 1.57%: CentreIndia's total carbon emission rose from 15.39 million tonnes in 2012 to 15.63 million tonnes in 2013, marking an increase of 1.57 percent, government told the Lok Sabha on Monday but underlined that developing countries have no legal binding on reducing carbon emissions.
Sep 04, 2014
UN chief looking to revive global climate dealBan wants heads of state at a September 23 gathering in New York to outline how their countries will contribute to a mutual goal to contain rising temperatures.
Sep 04, 2014
UN chief tries to kick-start sagging enthusiasm for climate dealUnited Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon this month hopes to reinvigorate the years-long effort to forge a global climate deal, even as concerns grow over whether the final pact will be rigorous enough to address threats to the environment.
Aug 06, 2014
India not legally bound to reduce greenhouse gas emission, says JavadekarIndia is not bound to mandatorily cut greenhouse gas emission levels under Kyoto Protocol but voluntary efforts are being undertaken to reduce them, the government said today.