Doha climate talks

Climate activists livid at absence of decisive action at Doha

Climate activists were livid at another squandered opportunity for a decisive action to save the planet from catastrophic effects of global warming.

Dec 09, 2012, 19:17 PM IST

UN climate forum extends Kyoto Protocol to 2020

The UN climate conference in Doha, Qatar has adopted a plan to extend the Kyoto Protocol till 2020 in a bid to fight global warming.

Dec 08, 2012, 20:21 PM IST

Agreement still eludes Doha climate talks amid differences

The Doha round of climate talks came under a cloud of uncertainty today as serious differences plagued the parties.

Dec 08, 2012, 17:06 PM IST

Unable to resolve differences, climate talks extended by a day

With several differences and concerns yet to be resolved, negotiators today head for another night of diplomatic wrangling at the Doha climate talks which has inevitably spilled over into an extra day.

Dec 07, 2012, 23:44 PM IST

Doha climate talks enters final day with no worthwhile deal

Crucial climate talks to decide the future of the Kyoto Protocol and a regime that will follow it entered the final day today though there were little signs that a worthwhile deal was anywhere on the cards.

Dec 07, 2012, 16:28 PM IST

`Rich nations should upscale their emission reduction targets`

The BASIC countries, including India, today demanded that rich nations upscale their emission reduction targets as well as financial pledges to enable a viable outcome from the meeting.

Dec 06, 2012, 22:37 PM IST

Typhoon-hit Philippines seeks action at climate talks

Catastrophe-hit Philippines today led a host of countries in making an emotional plea to rich nations to salvage the listless climate talks.

Dec 06, 2012, 20:56 PM IST

India fighting to salvage equity in Doha climate talks

The principle of equity in deciding who does what and how much in dealing with climate change was a founding principle of the UN convention for climate change.

Dec 06, 2012, 13:50 PM IST

Little progress in Doha climate talks

Much drama and little consequential action characterised the Doha climate talks today as parties traded barbs over the issues of climate finances and emission reduction targets.

Dec 05, 2012, 23:17 PM IST