PM leaves for Brazil to attend Rio+20 summit

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday left for Rio De Janeiro to attend the Rio+20 summit, the three-day meeting to be attended by 193 nations.

Rio+20 Summit declaration reflects India`s concerns

Reflecting the concerns of India, the Rio+20 Summit has said that developing countries needed additional resources for sustainable development.

Manmohan Singh heads home after attending Rio+20 summit

PM Manmohan Singh on Friday left for Pretoria, South Africa, on his way back home after attending the Rio+20 summit on global development.

Regional bodies ink 2 agreements at Rio+20 Commonwealth event

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 event held at the Rio+20 Earth Conference here.

World leaders open Rio+20 Summit

The Rio+20 summit was formally thrown open by UN chief Ban Ki-moon, bringing together representatives of 191 UN members.

PM arrives in Brazil to attend Rio+20 Summit

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday arrived in Rio de Janeiro to attend Rio+20 summit on global development.

PM leaves for Brazil to attend Rio+20 summit

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.

Cuba, Sri Lanka vow to boost cooperation

Cuban President Raul Castro and visiting President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka have agreed to further strengthen cooperation between their countries.

PM arrives in Frankfurt en route to G-20 Summit in Mexico

Manmohan Singh arrived en route to attend the G-20 Summit in Mexico, which is taking place in the shadow of the economic crisis in the Eurozone.

PM to attend key summits in Mexico, Brazil

PM leaves for Mexico and Brazil on Saturday for 2 important summits to address challenges of current economic meltdown and environmental degradation.`

Population adds to planet`s pressure cooker, but few options

The world`s surging population is a big driver of environmental woes but the issue is complex and solutions are few.