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PMO defends Manmohan Singh, says he has spoken more than 1000 times

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 13:12

Faced with criticism over the claims made by Sanjaya Baru and PC Parakh in their recently released books, the Prime Minister`s Office on Friday came out in strong defence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s 10-year track record in office.

Cost of keeping global warming in check `relatively modest`: UN panel

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 22:16

IPCC chairperson Rajendra Pachauri has said that the cost of fighting global warming is "relatively modest", but only if the world acts quickly to reverse buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere.

Sanjaya Baru`s book smacks of fiction, allegations baseless: PMO

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 22:46

The PMO on Sunday hit out at Sanjaya Baru, former Media Adviser, saying his book contending that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was undermined by Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi smacks of "fiction" and is a "coloured" view and rubbished as "baseless and mischievous that its files were seen by her.

New UN report shows global warming`s growing impact on climate change

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 10:54

A new report from the UN has warned that the impacts of global warming are likely to be "severe, pervasive and irreversible".

India, China release first joint report on climate

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 18:21

At a time when the two countries are facing similar challenges in dealing with the issues of climate change, India and China on Tuesday released a joint report for the first time to address the rising environmental problems in their cities.

TERI starts first-of-its-kind solar lighting lab

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 18:09

To provide a platform for quality testing for off-grid lighting products, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has come up with a first-of-its- kind solar lighting laboratory in South Asia.

Sustainability must be at the heart of SDGs: Kofi Annan

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 21:26

Global leaders who converged at the 14th edition of the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit in New Delhi on February 2 called for immediate attention for the conservation of natural resources like oceans which are shared by the global community.

AAP`s free water policy may end up in lot of wastage: Pachauri

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 09:37

The AAP government`s policies on water and electricity are well intended but not the best way to achieve desired goals as supply of over 600 litres of free water to Delhi residents may end up in a lot of wastage, Directer General TERI R K Pachauri has warned.

Testing times for India in SA but unfair to judge so early: Bishan Singh Bedi

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 09:42

Former skipper Bishan Singh Bedi believes it will be "testing times" for the India cricket team in South Africa but said it would be "unfair" to judge the young outfit so early.

Rajendra Pachauri raises concerns over impact of climate change

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 21:09

Raising concerns over the impact of climate change and extensive environmental pollution, Rajendra Kumar Pachauri said that sea levels rose by 19 cm between 1971 and 2010.

RK Pachauri to step down as IPCC boss in 2015

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 12:46

The Indian leading the United Nation`s climate science arm is planning to step down from his position in 2015.

IPCC to blame mankind for global warming, explain `hiatus`

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 08:41

A United Nations panel of experts met on Monday to review a draft report that raises the probability that climate change is man-made to 95 percent and warns of ever more extreme weather unless governments take strong action.