BASIC denies reports of differences on climate

BASIC countries, including India today said that the forthcoming Durban climate conference should establish the second commitment period of Kyoto Protocol.

BASIC bloc to declare voluntary mitigation actions by Jan 31

BASIC nations -- India, Brazil,
South Afrcia and China – on Sunday said they would stick to the
January 31 deadline and communicate information on voluntary
mitigation actions to the UN climate change panel.