Paris climate accord

Russia gives definitive approval to Paris climate accord

Russia is the world`s fourth-largest emitter of greenhouse gases and the biggest emitter not to have ratified the landmark global climate deal.

Sep 23, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Donald Trump does it again, blames India and China for US quitting Paris climate deal

The US President Donald Trump praised his government for cutting down on many ‘job-killing’ regulations.

Feb 24, 2018, 20:10 PM IST

Donald Trump says US could `conceivably` return to Paris climate deal

The process of leaving is long and complex, and Trump`s comments will renew questions about whether he actually intends to withdraw or simply wants easier US emissions targets.

Jan 11, 2018, 08:31 AM IST

Donald Trump wins key climate, trade concessions at stormy G20

Carried on a wave of public fury over deindustrialisation in vast areas of the United States, Trump had promised to "Buy American" and "Hire American".
 

Jul 08, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

Donald Trump's comments on Paris climate accord shocking: Rajnath Singh

Trump had claimed that India signed the Paris climate agreement to get “billions and billions and billions of dollars in foreign aid”, which earmed him criticism from India.

Jun 06, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Donald Trump believes climate is changing, says Nikki Haley

Nikki Haley, the US' Permanent Representative to the UN, said President Donald Trump does believe in climate change and that humans have a role in it, the media reported.

Jun 04, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

France scoffs at US, modifies White House climate video

The newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron's administration took a jibe at President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord by releasing a modified version of a White House video.

Jun 04, 2017, 10:07 AM IST

Canada set to ratify Paris climate accord

Canada was set to ratify the landmark Paris climate accord today despite significant domestic pushback over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's carbon price proposal for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Oct 06, 2016, 00:41 AM IST

Palestinian, Israeli delegates trade barbs at UN climate summit

The Palestinian president and Israel`s ambassador to the United Nations traded barbs on Friday during a signing ceremony for the Paris climate accord, in the latest example of continuing Israeli-Palestinian tensions.

Apr 23, 2016, 01:58 AM IST