Rio Summit 2012
Rio de Janeiro: Reflecting the concerns of India, the Rio+20 Summit has said that developing countries needed additional resources for sustainable development and that unwarranted conditionalities
Washington: First analyses of the longest sediment core ever collected on land in the terrestrial Arctic has provided documentation that intense warm intervals, warmer than scientists thought
Rio de Janeiro: Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said Russia will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2020 in comparison to 1990.
"I confirm that by 2020 greenhouse gas
Rio de Janeiro: It was a mixed bag for India on the penultimate day of the Earth Summit here Thursday where Prime Minister Manmohan Singh articulated the aspirations of the developing world,
Rio De Janeiro: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today hit out at industrialised countries over the issue of making available additional finance and technology to help developing world reduce carbon
Rio de Janeiro: Three regional organisations have inked two historic agreements to co-operate on dealing with the effects of climate change and to promote sustainable development at a Commonwealth
Rio de Janeiro: Jayanthi Natarajan, India`s environment minister and principal interlocutor at the Earth Summit who is assisting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, it appears, has enough food for
Rio de Janeiro: As the Earth Summit began Wednesday, India had more than one reason to be happy, with its main concerns addressed in the draft of the declaration to be adopted by the 90 global
New Delhi: India had more than one reason to be happy, when its main concern of eradication of poverty be given the highest priority was agreed by the 192 countries that
Rio de Janeiro: Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Wednesday urged the global community to make joint efforts to promote sustainable development.
"To jointly promote sustainable development, we
Rio de Janeiro: World leaders, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, gathered today to make a fresh bid to chart out a common environmental blueprint amid economic woes and discord, as a
Rio de Janerio: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Wednesday for the Earth Summit after taking part in the G20 summit in Mexico.
Manmohan Singh will join world leaders here to find
Rio de Janeiro: A crucial summit on global development kicks off here Wednesady with nearly 20 heads of state and government, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in attendance in a fresh bid
Los Cabos: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday left for Rio De Janeiro to attend the Rio+20 summit, the three-day meeting to be attended by 193 nations.
Singh was here in this Mexican
Mumbai: Mumbai-based scientist Pushkar Vaidya will lead the Rio+20 India Programme, a part of the three-day conference that begins in Brazil Wednesday. The India edition will consist of a
London: Climate scientists face criticism following two controversial decisions made by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change at a meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, earlier this month.
New Delhi: Brazil`s picturesque port city of Rio de Janeiro will be the focus of attention for three days as the Earth Summit 2012 kicks off Wednesday. It will examine how committed world leaders
Every day, we hear about the rapid rise in global warming, melting of ice and sea-levels increasing at an alarming rate. Yet, the warnings remain sceptical and unattended due
The theme of this year`s Rio+20 Summit 2012 is Green Economy, which implies caring for the environment while carrying on with development. Do you think it is possible to go green while marching on
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai