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Jan 24, 2018
'India offers everything you seek': Full text of Narendra Modi's WEF 2018 opening plenary addressDelivering the keynote address at the World Economic Forum Annual Summit in Davos, Modi sought to position India in a leadership role globally and urged leaders to come together to help the world get rid of its fractures
Jan 23, 2018
Delhi: 2,500 govt buildings to get environment-friendly ACs; LED blubs to replace conventional lightsSuper-efficient and environment-friendly air-conditioners, which consume 30 percent less power will be installed in 2,500 government buildings, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan has said.
Jan 13, 2018
UN chief hails India, China's commitment to fighting climate change at a time when 'others are failing'The United Nations has hailed India and China for their leadership role and strong commitment in fighting climate change at a time when "others are failing"
Jan 08, 2018
Govt reduced energy subsidies by over Rs 82,000 cr in 3 years, but discoms remain largest beneficiariesEnergy subsidies reduced by over Rs 82,000 crore between 2013-14 and 2015-16, a drop of 38 percent, but subsidies given to electricity transmission and distribution companies rose by over 60 percent
Dec 12, 2017
Microsoft pledges $50 million over the next five years to expand its 'AI for Earth' programmeMicrosoft rolled out the AI for Earth programme with an aim to put the power of artificial intelligence towards tackling environmental challenges.
Dec 11, 2017
India, China, Russia call for global action against terrorism: Full text of Sushma Swaraj's address at 15th RIC meetIndia, Russia and China jointly condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations while calling for effective implementation of existing international commitments to counter terrorism following the 15th Russia-India-China Foreign Ministerial Meeting in New Delhi
Dec 02, 2017
Donald Trump's support to the Montreal Protocol on protecting ozone layer is a pleasant surpriseWhile US President Donald Trump is walking out of the keenly-negotiated Paris pact, he has surprisingly decided to support the Montreal Protocol, including its 2.0 version.
Nov 17, 2017
UN calls for Asia-Pacific countries to scale up action to meet Paris Accord goalsCountries from Asia and Pacific, Europe met on the sidelines of the UN Climate Change Conference to explore opportunities for scaling up climate action
Nov 16, 2017
Pope Francis rebukes climate change deniers in Bonn message, calls them 'perverse'Pope Francis rebuked those who deny the science behind global warming and urged negotiators at climate talks in Germany to avoid falling prey to such "perverse attitudes" and instead accelerate efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Nov 14, 2017
UN climate talks: Scientists warn of 'giant leap backward' even as White House champions fossil fuelsCarbon dioxide emissions are set to rise this year after a three-year pause, scientists said at UN climate talks on Monday, warning that "time is running out", even as White House officials used the occasion to champion the fossil fuels that drive global warming.