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At COP21, Nawaz Sharif and Ashraf Ghani agree to resume Taliban peace talks
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At COP21, Nawaz Sharif and Ashraf Ghani agree to resume Taliban peace talks

The leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan agreed to work together to revive stalled peace talks with Taliban insurgents after meeting on the sidelines of a climate change conference in Paris, officials said.

Five French chefs cook up a storm at climate change summit in Paris
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Five French chefs cook up a storm at climate change summit in Paris

Five chefs, each awarded stars by the demanding judges of the Michelin food guide, joined forces for a gastronomic tour de force to defend France's culinary reputation at a climate summit in Paris.

International Solar Alliance sign of India's leadership on global stage, say experts
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International Solar Alliance sign of India's leadership on global stage, say experts

The launch of an unprecedented international solar alliance in Paris on the sidelines of the climate change summit shows India's leadership in clean energy, environmental experts in Washington, DC have said.

UN chief Ban Ki-moon welcomes Modi-Sharif meeting in Paris
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UN chief Ban Ki-moon welcomes Modi-Sharif meeting in Paris

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the Paris climate summit.

196 countries unite at Paris climate change summit: Modi pledges to reduce emissions by 35 percent
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196 countries unite at Paris climate change summit: Modi pledges to reduce emissions by 35 percent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the conference, "By 2030, we will reduce emissions by 33 to 35 percent of 2005 levels, and 40 percent of our installed capacity will be from non-fossil fuels"

Full Text: PM Narendra Modi's speech at the Plenary Session at COP 21 Summit in Paris
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Full Text: PM Narendra Modi's speech at the Plenary Session at COP 21 Summit in Paris

Here is the full text of PM Narendra Modi's speech at the Plenary Session at COP 21 Summit in Paris

At Paris climate conference, Obama says US 'welcomes India's leadership on climate change'
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At Paris climate conference, Obama says US 'welcomes India's leadership on climate change'

President Obama said climate change was one of the major areas for deeper cooperation between the US and India. He emphasised that it was a pleasure to meet his "friend and partner".

PM Modi meets French president Hollande at UN climate summit in Paris
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PM Modi meets French president Hollande at UN climate summit in Paris

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met French President Francois Hollande and said that India will have a "constructive and positive" mindset at the crucial UN climate summit which began in Paris.

Rallies held across the globe ahead of Paris climate change summit
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Rallies held across the globe ahead of Paris climate change summit

People take part in protests about climate change around the globe, a day before COP21.

CoP 21: PM Modi meets Nawaz Sharif at the climate change summit in Paris
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CoP 21: PM Modi meets Nawaz Sharif at the climate change summit in Paris

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif as world leaders converged here for the inauguration of the Conference of Parties (CoP) 21 climate summit.

Climate pledges at UN summit in Paris: Who's doing what?
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Climate pledges at UN summit in Paris: Who's doing what?

183 countries have submitted pledges for greenhouse gas (GHG) curbs meant to underpin a 195-nation climate rescue pact.

PM Modi, Hollande to launch international solar alliance at Paris climate change meet
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PM Modi, Hollande to launch international solar alliance at Paris climate change meet

French President Francois Hollande and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday launch an international solar alliance aimed at eventually bringing clean and affordable solar energy within the reach of all.

Greenpeace crackdown, clean energy roadmap: Questions await PM Modi at Paris climate summit
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Greenpeace crackdown, clean energy roadmap: Questions await PM Modi at Paris climate summit

Ahead of the COP21 in Paris, the NDA government is setting the tone for talks on climate change.

Climate change: India and 19 other countries pledge to promote clean technologies ahead of Paris summit
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Climate change: India and 19 other countries pledge to promote clean technologies ahead of Paris summit

Twenty countries, including India, the US and China, will today launch an initiative to double their clean energy research and development budget over the next five years as part of global efforts to tackle climate change.

Ahead of crucial COP21, Obama 'optimistic' about Paris climate summit success
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Ahead of crucial COP21, Obama 'optimistic' about Paris climate summit success

US President Barack Obama on Sunday said he was "optimistic" about sealing a global climate agreement at the upcoming two-week UN conference in Paris.

On sidelines of COP21 in Paris: Modi, Obama to discuss bilateral ties for record sixth time
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On sidelines of COP21 in Paris: Modi, Obama to discuss bilateral ties for record sixth time

US President Barack Obama will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Paris on Monday where the two leaders would review progress in bilateral relationship and discussion on regional and global issues including terrorism.

US President Obama pays his respects to Paris attack victims at Bataclan
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US President Obama pays his respects to Paris attack victims at Bataclan

US President Barack Obama joined French leader Francois Hollande to pay respects to the victims of the Paris attacks at the Bataclan concert hall early Monday, hours before the official opening of a UN climate conference.

Failure of Paris climate summit would be catastrophic: Pope Francis in Africa
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Failure of Paris climate summit would be catastrophic: Pope Francis in Africa

World leaders must reach a historic agreement to fight climate change and poverty at upcoming Paris talks, facing the stark choice to either "improve or destroy the environment", Pope Francis said in Africa

For global transition to clean energy, US seeks 'ambitious', 'fair' agreement at Paris climate summit.
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For global transition to clean energy, US seeks 'ambitious', 'fair' agreement at Paris climate summit.

The US is looking for an "ambitious" and "fair" agreement at the Paris climate conference which accelerates the transition to clean energy and is applicable to all countries, America's top official on climate change has said.