Climate summit

Meeting global climate target to net millions more fish

Meeting global climate target to net millions more fish

Previous UBC research shows that today's global fish catch is roughly 109 million metric tonnes.

Dec 25, 2016, 18:18 PM IST
5 things you need to know about PM Narendra Modi's book on climate change

5 things you need to know about PM Narendra Modi's book on climate change

PM Narendra Modi's book "Convenient Action- Continuity for Change" was released on Wednesday in Paris on the sidelines of the climate change summit COP-21.

Dec 10, 2015, 12:33 PM IST
 COP21 Summit: PM Modi's book on India's efforts to mitigate climate change released

COP21 Summit: PM Modi's book on India's efforts to mitigate climate change released

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said his book "Convenient Action- Continuity for Change" which was released in Paris on Thursday on the sidelines of ongoing climate change summit CoP-21, talks about India's efforts to mitigate climate change.

Dec 10, 2015, 10:36 AM IST

Climate catastrophe looming large: Ban Ki-moon tells negotiators

As the 12-day climate talks enter its crucial final week, negotiators appeared confident that some kind of deal will be reached before the next weekend. 

Dec 07, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

Here's why India, Pakistan NSAs met in Bangkok for talks

In a sudden breakthrough in the stalled Indo-Pak dialogue, the National Security Advisors of the two countries met for four hours in Bangkok on Sunday.

Dec 06, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

NSA meeting 'grand betrayal' by Modi govt: Congress

Congress on Sunday termed the secret meeting of National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan in Bangkok as a "grand betrayal" of the Modi government.

Dec 06, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

Omar Abdullah welcomes Indo-Pak NSA talks away from media glare

Former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday welcomed the talks between National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan in Bangkok.

Dec 06, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Full Text: Joint press release on meeting of NSAs of India and Pakistan in Bangkok

In a sudden breakthrough in the stalled Indo-Pak dialogue, the National Security Advisors of the two countries met for four hours in Bangkok on Sunday.

Dec 06, 2015, 19:23 PM IST
India, Pakistan NSAs hold talks in Bangkok; discuss terrorism, Kashmir

India, Pakistan NSAs hold talks in Bangkok; discuss terrorism, Kashmir

National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan held talks in Bangkok on Sunday on a wide gamut of bilateral ties including terrorism and Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 06, 2015, 18:31 PM IST
France, host of climate summit, expresses solidarity with flood-hit Chennai people

France, host of climate summit, expresses solidarity with flood-hit Chennai people

PM Narendra Modi visited Chennai on Thursday to take stock of the situation arising due to the devastating floods and also took an aerial survey of the flood affected areas of Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts in Tamil Nadu.

Dec 04, 2015, 02:47 AM IST
World's richest 10 percent produce 50% of CO2: Report

World's richest 10 percent produce 50% of CO2: Report

Oxfam published the numbers as negotiators from 195 countries met in Paris to wrangle over a climate rescue pact.

Dec 02, 2015, 06:40 AM IST

US House blocks carbon emission rules, Obama set to veto

The two measures, rolling back the Environmental Protection Agency`s new emission rules for existing and new power plants, passed the chamber largely along party lines, with all but four Democrats opposed to each.

Dec 02, 2015, 04:33 AM IST

Watch: Top 10 news @7:00 am

-The two rackets working for ISI in India are caught.
-From today, the different ministers of the world are meeting in Paris to fight against the Global Warming.

Nov 30, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

Paris human chain gives emotional jolt to climate summit

As hundreds of thousands of people joined worldwide protests, the human chain aimed to send a symbolic message to leaders on the eve of the climate summit.

Nov 29, 2015, 18:40 PM IST

Citizens' climate march in Kolkata to demand better policies

KolkataConcerned citizens of the eastern metropolis will walk together on Sunday, a day ahead of the global climate summit in Paris, to demand policy measures aligning agriculture, corporate, energ

Nov 29, 2015, 00:19 AM IST
Climate pledges, mass marches ahead of UN summit

Climate pledges, mass marches ahead of UN summit

Billions of dollars in environmental aid were announced Friday as cities worldwide prepared for marches to pressure leaders heading for Paris to negotiate a historic pact to tame global warming.

Nov 28, 2015, 09:05 AM IST
Paris pledges can ward off severe warming

Paris pledges can ward off severe warming

Accordting to a new study, pledges made in the lead-up to next week's major Paris climate change conference can avert severe climate change, but only if the words are turned into long-term action.

Nov 27, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

147 world leaders to attend Paris climate summit: France

A total 147 heads of state and government so far will attend a climate summit due to start in Paris next week, the French government said today.

Nov 24, 2015, 18:27 PM IST
UN states agree post-2015 sustainable development agenda

UN states agree post-2015 sustainable development agenda

The United Nations 193-member states agreed on Sunday on an agenda for the world`s sustainable development over the next 15 years that pledges to leave no-one behind and is now due to be formally adopted by world leaders at a summit in September.

Aug 03, 2015, 09:45 AM IST
UN climate blueprint agreed in Geneva

UN climate blueprint agreed in Geneva

Negotiators in Geneva approved a climate-rescue blueprint on Saturday, a symbolic milestone in the fraught UN process that must culminate in a universal pact in December.

Feb 14, 2015, 08:47 AM IST